Plant Embryogenesis: Zygote to Seed

@article{Goldberg1994PlantEZ,
  title={Plant Embryogenesis: Zygote to Seed},
  author={Robert B. Goldberg and Genaro de Paiva and Ramin Yadegari},
  journal={Science},
  year={1994},
  volume={266},
  pages={605 - 614}
}
Most differentiation events in higher plants occur continuously in the postembryonic adult phase of the life cycle. Embryogenesis in plants, therefore, is concerned primarily with establishing the basic shoot-root body pattern of the plant and accumulating food reserves that will be used by the germinating seedling after a period of embryonic dormancy within the seed. Recent genetics studies in Arabidopsis have identified genes that provide new insight into how embryos form during plant… 
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