Bacteria "Sniffs Out" Plant Wounds

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    Daniel Mosquin Paragon of Plants UBC Botanical Garden Forums Administrator Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    Bacterial protein acts like an antenna to detect organic compounds given off by damaged cells when a plant is wounded.

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