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Plant senescence by Sarah Lennon, Managing Editor New Phytologist
Selected paper: Introduction to a Virtual Issue on plant senescence
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Snap, digest, respire: scientists show how the Venus flytrap uses its prey’s nitrogen compounds to extract energy
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Read the paper: The carnivorous Venus flytrap uses prey-derived amino acid carbon to fuel respiration
Plants engineered to express a fruit fly gene may help clean up TNT
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Read the paper: Expression of a Drosophila glutathione transferase in Arabidopsis confers the ability to detoxify the environmental pollutant, and explosive, 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene
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February 2017, Vol. 213 No. 3
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Cover image: Sporulation (uredinia) of the coffee rust fungus Hemileia vastatrix on the abaxial side of Coffea arabica leaves. Courtesy of Thiago Maia, Gustavo Marin-Ramirez and Sérgio H. Brommonschenkel. (Maia et al. pp. 1315–1329).
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