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Mutator Activity in Maize: Timing of Its Activation in Ontogeny

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Science  25 Sep 1981:
Vol. 213, Issue 4515, pp. 1515-1517
DOI: 10.1126/science.213.4515.1515

Abstract

Mutator activity in maize seems not to be active throughout the development of the plant, but to arise late in ontogeny, and to be developmentally rather than chronologically triggered.