Handout
 
Lecture Powerpoint
Lecture Vodcast (last 22 min)
 

 
Reviews
 
De Smet, I., et al. (2007). Patterning the axis in plants - auxin in control. Curr Opin Genet Dev 17: 337-43.
 
Jenik, P.D. & M.K. Barton (2005) Surge and destroy: the role of auxin in plant embyrogenesis. Development 132:3577-3585.
 
Jurgens, G. (2001). Apical-basal pattern formation in Arabidopsis embryogenesis. Embo J 20:3609-16.
 
Laux, T., et al. (2004). Genetic regulation of embryonic pattern formation. Plant Cell 16 Suppl:S190-202.
 
Takada, S., et al. (2002). Embryonic shoot apical meristem formation in higher plants. J Plant Res 115:411-7.
 

 
Original Papers from Meinke and Jurgens
 
Tzafrir, I., et al. (2004). Identification of genes required for embryo development in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol 135:1206-20 (recent report of Meinke's ongoing hunt for embryo lethal mutants of Arabidopsis) .
 
Mayer, U., et al. (1991). Mutations affecting body organization in the Arabidopsis embryo. Nature 353:402-407 (the original - now classic - report of Jürgens et al.'s screen for Arabidopsis embryo pattern mutants).

Embryogeny: Patterning & Morphogensis