Arabidopsis

From Dave's wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Arabidopsis was originally adopted as a model organism because of its usefulness for genetic experiments. Important features included a short generation time, small size that limited the requirement for growth facilities, and prolific seed production through self-pollination.[1]

  1. The development of Arabidopsis as a model plant https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20409266

Links