How Plants Activate Their Immune System Against Dangerous Pathogens in Rain

[ad_1] Mechanical stimuli initiate the concentric propagation of intercellular calcium waves away from trichomes. Credit: Yasuomi Tada While rain is essential for the survival of plants, it also contains bacteria and other pathogens which can cause them harm. So how do plants protect themselves from this threat? A recent study by Nagoya University researchers and […]

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