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The mechanics and biology of plant cell walls: resilience and sustainability for our future society.

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The effect of phosphate on the activity and sensitivity of nutritropism toward ammonium in rice roots.

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Chemical biology to dissect molecular mechanisms underlying plant circadian clocks.

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The Chlamydomonas bZIP transcription factor BLZ8 confers oxidative stress tolerance by inducing the carbon-concentrating mechanism.

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Recognition of microbe/damage-associated molecular patterns by leucine-rich repeat pattern recognition receptor kinases confers salt tolerance in plants.

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