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Genetic and Molecular Genetic Basis of Nuclear-Plastid Incompatibilities

Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk 630090, Russia
Plants 2020, 9(1), 23; https://doi.org/10.3390/plants9010023
Received: 18 October 2019 / Revised: 18 December 2019 / Accepted: 20 December 2019 / Published: 23 December 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Co-Adaptation between the Nuclear and Organelle Genomes in Plants)
Genetic analysis of nuclear-cytoplasm incompatibilities is not straightforward and requires an elaborated experimental design. A number of species have been genetically studied, but notable advances in genetic mapping of nuclear loci involved in nuclear-plastid incompatibility have been achieved only in wheat and pea. This review focuses on the study of the genetic background underlying nuclear-plastid incompatibilities, including cases where the molecular genetic basis of such incompatibility has been unveiled, such as in tobacco, Oenothera, pea, and wheat. View Full-Text
Keywords: cytonuclear incompatibility; genetic analysis; plastids cytonuclear incompatibility; genetic analysis; plastids
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Bogdanova, V.S. Genetic and Molecular Genetic Basis of Nuclear-Plastid Incompatibilities. Plants 2020, 9, 23.

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