Jasmonate signaling and remodeling of cell wall metabolism induced by boron deficiency in pea shoots

Chen X, Humphreys JL, Ru Y, He Y, Wu F, Mai J, Li M, Li Y, Shabala S, Yu M, Smith SM

Environmental and Experimental Biology


  • Boron deficiency leads to impaired growth of the shoot apex in pea plants.
  • Boron deficiency activates jasmonate signaling.
  • Boron deficiency causes widescale changes in expression of genes for cell wall components and metabolism.