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Maruyama Group in
Epigenome Lab

Seeing Cells Brings New Discovery of Plant Reproduction.

ThiMenbrane marker

ThiMenbrane marker

胚乳

胚乳

顕微鏡室

顕微鏡室

花粉管

花粉管

実験室

実験室

花粉

花粉

バナナスタンド

バナナスタンド

木原生研エントランス

木原生研エントランス

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​Male and female gametophyte, consisting of a few cells in flowering plant, play major roles in sexual reproduction.

These gametophytic cells possess unique cell structures reflecting their characteristic functions.

​Wdiscover new reproduction phenomena through the analysis of these cell structures.

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News & Topics

2024. 2. 29

Dr. Naoya Sugi reported the blue light induced pollen tube rupture in Plant & Cell Physiology.

2023. 3. 20

Our mini review about potential application of polytubey technology was out in Plant & Cell Physiology.

2023. 3. 16

Prof. Maruyama talked about recent progress in a luncheon seminar of Evident Co. Ltd. during the 64th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Plant Physiologists.

2023. 1. 31

Dr. Naoya Sugi published a paper describing dynamics of rapid removal of sperm cell-enclosing membrane (IVPM) upon pollen tube discharge.

2022. 12. 21

Dr. Daichi Susaki published a paper showing the role of F-actin in polar secretion of pollen tube attractant peptides in the synergid cells.

2022. 11. 24

Research results investigating the elongation ability of pollen tubes whose nuclei do not move have been published.

2022. 10. 25

​Ms. Ikeuchi and Dr. Naoya Sugi won the Presentation Award at the Young Researchers' Meeting of Innovative Plant Reproductive Systems.

2022. 10. 1

Ms. Oshirabe and Ms. Kobashi, 3rd year undergraduates, participated in our team.

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