Pistil

Known as: Pistillum, Pistils 
The centrally-located (usually) female portion (gyneceum) of a flower.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Elevations in cytosolic free calcium concentration ([Ca(2+)](cyt)) constitute a fundamental signal transduction mechanism in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Pollen tubes extend through pistil tissues and are guided to ovules where they release sperm for fertilization. Although pollen… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
During angiosperm reproduction, pollen grains form a tube that navigates through female tissues to the micropyle, delivering… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
ARC1 is a novel U-box protein required in the Brassica pistil for the rejection of self-incompatible pollen; it functions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Homeotic transformation of stamens into pistil-like structures (pistillody) has been observed in a cytoplasmic substitution… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Many bisexual flowering plants possess a reproductive strategy called self-incompatibility (SI) that enables the female tissue… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We screened for pollen-specific kinase genes, which are potential signal transduction components of pollen-pistil interactions… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Plant sexual reproduction depends on highly specific interactions between pollen and pistil, the male gametophyte and the female… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Pollen tubes elongate directionally in the extracellular matrix of pistil tissues to transport the male gametes from the apically… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The structural events in the stigma and transmitting tissue of Petunia hybrida pistils that accompany compatible and incompatible… (More)
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