Plant signaling: Abscisic acid receptor hole-in-one

May 16th, 2014 by Ken-ichiro Hayashi

Nature Chemical Biology 10, 414 (2014). doi:10.1038/nchembio.1529

Authors: Ken-ichiro Hayashi & Toshinori Kinoshita

The phytohormone abscisic acid (ABA) has a central role in adaptive responses of plants to abiotic stress. A new ABA antagonist offers a promising tool to study ABA signaling and adaptation to abiotic stress in diverse plants, including crops.