Great mystery in the defence mechanism of plants unravelled

images magazine news 2013 PW3 2013 afweer sRLP receptors located on the outside of plant cells play an important role in plant defence. 

images magazine news 2013 PW3 2013 afweer lRLP receptors located on the outside of plant cells play an important role in plant defence. They can join forces with certain other proteins on the outside of plant cells and thus warn the plants when a fungus attacks, for example. Scientists from Wageningen UR (University & Research centre) have recently discovered this after extensive research.