Newly discovered plant peptide hormone can be used to protect plants from excessive environmental salt.
Specially engineered bacteria can produce an industrially significant chemical from renewable sources in a much gentler process than the one currently used by industry.
Scientists show that CLE25 is a plant hormone that travels from roots to leaves and helps close stomata in times of dehydration stress.
Scientists show that the moss Funaria hygrometrica can remove harmful lead from water when in the protonema stage of development.
The KAI2 receptor for compounds found in smoke helps plants retain water and survive during drought.
Scientists discover that a nickel catalyst acts as both a acid and a base during molecule assembly.