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  • n. Plural form of brassinosteroid.


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  • Steroid hormones called brassinosteroids (BRs) start their action on the surface of the cell and, through a molecular relay, send signals into the cell's nucleus to turn on or off specific genes, particularly those that are critical to regulating plant growth and development.

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  • Previous research suggested that plant hormones called brassinosteroids (BRs) might be an answer to the problem. News Feed

  • The hormones in question are brassinosteroids, which appear to be crucial to plant growth.

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  • He Z, Wang ZY, Li J, Zhu Q, Lamb C, et al. (2000) Perception of brassinosteroids by the extracellular domain of the receptor kinase BRI1.

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  • The specific effectors of growth in plants are the phytohormones: auxin, ethylene, gibberellins, abscisic acid, brassinosteroids, and cytokinins.

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