Imaging of calcium signals in flowering plants during fertilization
Professor Tetsuya Higashiyama and Dr. Yuki Hamamura succeeded for the first time to observe changes in calcium concentration of plant cells during fertilization.
"Live imaging of calcium spikes during double fertilization in Arabidopsis" Yuki Hamamura, Moe Nishimaki, Hidenori Takeuchi, Anja Geitmann, Daisuke Kurihara & Tetsuya Higashiyama, Nature Communications 5, Article number: 4722, 1-9 (2014)
Professor Tetsuya Higashiyama: http://www.itbm.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en_backup/members/t-higashiyama/
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