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Present in algae even before the plants conquer the mainland, the actual transcription factor LEAFY plays a vital role in the formation of flowers. Researchers at our laboratory have retraced its history and elucidated the mechanism of evolution that gave him the ability to direct the floral morphogenesis.
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