chloroplasts

Plant Cell Study Adds to Protein Trafficking Dogma

August 16, 2018
A new study reexamines how protein trafficking occurs in the chloroplasts of green plants. The findings add nuance to the protein trafficking dogma.

Network of Tubes Plays Key Role in Plants’ Immune Defense

June 25, 2015
Chloroplasts, better known for taking care of photosynthesis in plant cells, play an unexpected role in responding to infections in plants, researchers at UC Davis and the University of Delaware have found.