Is it useful to ask why plants emit isoprene?

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  • THOMAS D. SHARKEY

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    • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
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    • I consult for ZuvaChem, a company that is working on using isoprene synthases to engineer isoprene production through biotechnology.

Correspondence: T. Sharkey. e-mail: tsharkey@msu.edu

Abstract

This article comments on: Why only some plants emit isoprene

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