Stomatal development in Arabidopsis.

  title={Stomatal development in Arabidopsis.},
  author={Lynn Jo Pillitteri and Juan Dong},
  journal={The arabidopsis book},
Stomata consist of two guard cells that function as turgor-operated valves that regulate gas exchange in plants. In Arabidopsis, a dedicated cell lineage is initiated and undergoes a series of cell divisions and cell-state transitions to produce a stoma. A set of basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) transcription factors regulates the transition and… CONTINUE READING