Patterns and consequences of subgenome differentiation provide insights into the nature of paleopolyploidy in plants

Many plants are polyploid, meaning that instead of the normal,…

Review. Artificial evolution: Creating genetic diversity in the lab ($)

Humans have been domesticating plants for 10,000 years, having…

J. Exp. Bot. Special Issue. The plant cuticle: old challenges, new perspectives ($)

The cuticle is a cell-wall polymer that protects against desiccation,…

Mycorrhizal fungi shaped the evolution of terrestrial plants

Mutualistic associations between plants and fungi are incredibly…

How asparagus recently changed its lifestyle from hermaphroditism to distinct males and females

Sex determination in the animal kingdom has been relatively well…

Complex evolutionary history and targets of domestication in the cultivated potato

Potatoes originated in the Andes of southern Peru, and are now…

Earth’s very first trees ($)

Long ago, the dinosaurs roamed amongst majestic forests of ancient…