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Phytohormone Receptor DWARF14

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Improved EM validation with Q-score

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Improved EM validation with Q-score

Improved EM validation with Q-score

Starting September 23rd, wwPDB validation of EM structures for which there is both a model and an EM volume will include the Q-score metric

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Molecule of the Month

Phytohormone Receptor DWARF14

Phytohormone Receptor DWARF14

Some phytohormones mobilize the cell’s protein degradation machinery to regulate plant growth and development.

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