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nutritive tissue surrounding the embryo within seeds of flowering plants

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Genes normally expressed in the endosperm are expressed at early stages of microspore embryogenesis in maize.
Multicellular structures developing during maize microspore culture express endosperm and embryo-specific genes and show different embryogenic potentialities.