Chinese study discovers key antiviral proteins in plants

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For more: A Chinese study published in Science magazine on Friday has revealed how stem cells in plants protect against viral intrusion. The research team from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) provided the molecular basis for mediated broad-spectrum innate antiviral immunity in plants. This can help pave a new path to improve the viral resistance of crops and stabilize the global food supply.

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