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UFGI publication round-up week 2/26

Biochem J. 2018 Feb 28;475(4):813-825. doi: 10.1042/BCJ20170883. A plastidial pantoate transporter with a potential role in pantothenate synthesis. Huang L1,2, Pyc M3, Alseekh S4, McCarty DR5, de Crécy-Lagard V6, Gregory JF 3rd2, Henry CS7,8, Fernie AR4, Mullen RT3, Hanson AD9....
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Researchers put $6 million in USDA grants toward saving citrus industry

The USDA calculates Florida’s citrus industry is producing half the oranges it did four years ago. The culprit? A bacterium called huanglongbing disease or “citrus greening.” Right now, there is no known cure. And, if something isn’t done, the Florida Department of Citrus...
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