Monthly Archives: January 2018

How plants ‘muscle up’ against bacteria in the cold

Contact(s): Layne Cameron , Allyson Hamzey , Igor Houwat Michigan State University scientists have furthered our understanding on how a plant protein, called CAMTA, helps plants strengthen themselves as they anticipate long periods of cold, such as three to four months of winter in the American midwest or northern Europe. The long-term goal behind the …