Plant immunity: Crosstalk between plant immune receptors

Marta Bjornson, Cyril Zipfel

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Plant immunity has long been divided into two ‘tiers’, involving cell-surface versus intracellular immune receptors. Although both systems can induce similar diagnostic responses, they have been considered independent pathways. Recent work challenges this view, showing a striking requirement for both recognition layers to achieve maximum immune output.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R796-R798
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jun 2021

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