Affiliation: Nagoya University
- Pollen tube guidance by attractant molecules: LUREsSatohiro Okuda
Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan
Cell Struct Funct 35:45-52. 2010..In this review, we summarize the mechanism of pollen-tube guidance, with special focus on gametophytic guidance and the attractants...
- Identification and characterization of TcCRP1, a pollen tube attractant from Torenia concolorMasahiro M Kanaoka
Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8602, Japan
Ann Bot 108:739-47. 2011..This pollen tube attraction is highly species specific, and a group of small secreted proteins, TfCRPs, are necessary for this process in Torenia fournieri...
- Chemical visualization of an attractant peptide, LUREHiroaki Goto
Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Plant Cell Physiol 52:49-58. 2011..Direct visualization of LURE peptide may open the way to studying the spatiotemporal dynamics of LURE in pollen tube attraction...