agamous


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Synonyms for agamous

(of reproduction) not involving the fusion of male and female gametes in reproduction

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The scientist has already identified one important gene, called agamous.
It is assumed that FIL, together with REVOLUTA (REV), APETALA1 (AP1), and LEAFY (LFY), corrects the spatial activity of the AGAMOUS (AG), AP3, PISTILLATA (PI), and SUPERMAN (SUP) genes, and, thus, is involved in the initiation of floral organ primordia at the correct position and numbers, defining the fate of appropriate cells [31, 44, 47].
TTAATGG###WUSATAG###-###1###-###-###-###Target sequence of WUS in the intron of AGAMOUS gene (Kamiya et al.,
The expression of Agamous gene from Arabidopsis in tobacco flowers converts sepals to carpels and petals to stamens (Mandel et al., 1992; Martin, 1996).