Putting the brakes on lateral root development

Source: Science Daily

Biologists have discovered a cellular transporter that links two of the most powerful hormones in plant development — auxin and cytokinin — and shows how they regulate root initiation and progression. Understanding why and how plants make different types of root architectures can help develop plants that better cope with distinct soil conditions and environments.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190723163934.htm