Two New Manuscripts Published in Same Week!

Posted: December 5, 2013

Two papers on cacao gene function published.

TcNPR3 from Theobroma cacao functions as a repressor of the pathogen defense response, Shi  Zi, Zhang  Yufan, Maximova N Siela, Guiltinan J Mark, BMC Plant Biology 2013, 13:204.
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2229-13-204

Proanthocyanidin synthesis in theobroma cacao: genes encoding anthocyanidin synthase, anthocyanidin reductase, and leucoanthocyanidin reductase: Liu  Yi, Shi  Zi, Maximova  Siela, Payne J Mark, Guiltinan J Mark,  BMC Plant Biology, 2013, 13:202.
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2229-13-202