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Megasporogenesis

Known as: megaspore development, meiosis of the megasporocyte, megaspore mother cell meiosis 
The process in which the megasporocyte undergoes meiosis, giving rise to four haploid megaspores in the nucellus. [GOC:mtg_plant, GOC:tb]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The plant life cycle includes diploid sporophytic and haploid gametophytic generations. Female gametophytes (embryo sacs) in… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The genetic control of apomixis was studied in numerous segregating progenies originated from intercrossing and selfing of… 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
SummaryCallose was detected by fluorescence microscopy in megasporogenesis in all investigated species with mono- and bisporic… 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
SQUAMOSA PROMOTER BINDING PROTEIN–box genes (SBP-box genes) encode plant-specific proteins that share a highly conserved DNA… 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The ontogeny of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum cv. sweet cherry) flowers was subdivided into 20 stages using a series of… 
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We report here the isolation of the Arabidopsis SOMATIC EMBRYOGENESIS RECEPTOR-LIKE KINASE 1 (AtSERK1) gene and we demonstrate… 
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The formation of haploid spores marks the initiation of the gametophytic phase of the life cycle of all vascular plants ranging… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
To understand better the role of genes in controlling ovule development, a female-sterile mutant, aintegumenta (ant), was… 
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The Tripsacuin agamic complex (x = 18) will provide valuable characters for maize breeding, provided that apomixis can be… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Ovules are complex structures that are present in all seed bearing plants and are contained within the carpels in flowering… 
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