Chinese Bulletin of Botany ›› 2016, Vol. 51 ›› Issue (3): 287-289.DOI: 10.11983/CBB15191

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Chinese Scientists Made Breakthrough in Study on Ethylene Signaling Transduction in Plants

Yiting Shi*, ShuhuaYang*   

  1. State Key Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, College of Biological Sciences, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100193, China
  • Received:2015-10-23 Accepted:2015-11-17 Online:2016-05-01 Published:2016-05-24
  • Contact: Shi Yiting,ShuhuaYang
  • About author:? These authors contributed equally to this paper

Abstract: Ethylene gas is one of the most important phytohormones that are involved in the regulation of diverse growth and development processes in plants. Recently, Chinese scientists have made breakthrough toward the understanding of the molecular mechanism of ethylene signaling transduction.

Key words: ethylene, EIN2, EBF1/2, mRNA translation, P-body