BMC Biol 2018 Feb 20;16(1):21. Epub 2018 Feb 20.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA.
Stomata are pores on plant epidermis that facilitate gas exchange and water evaporation between plants and the environment. Given the central role of stomata in photosynthesis and water-use efficiency, two vital events for plant growth, stomatal development is tightly controlled by a diverse range of signals. A family of peptide hormones regulates stomatal patterning and differentiation. Read More