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- Moreno‐Cortés, Alicia; Hernández‐Verdeja, Tamara; Sánchez‐Jiménez, Paloma; González‐Melendi, Pablo; Aragoncillo, Cipriano; Allona, Isabel
- The new phytologist 2012 v.194 no.1 pp. 83-90
- Castanea sativa; RNA interference; biomass; branches; branching; buds; genes; growing season; hybrids; leaf area; plantlets; transgenic plants; tree growth; trees; wood anatomy
- ... • Sylleptic branching in trees may increase significantly branch number, leaf area and the general growth of the tree, particularly in its early years. Although this is a very important trait, so far little is known about the genes that control this process. • This article characterizes the Castanea sativa RAV1 gene, homologous to Arabidopsis TEM genes, by analyzing its circadian behavior and exam ...