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Contact: Prof. Heinz Saedler
saedler@mpiz-koeln.mpg.de
49-022-150-620
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft

Wild Type Maize

Caption: Whereas the mature kernels in wild-type maize (below) sit naked on the cob, in pod corn (above), they are wrapped in individual leaf-like organs.

Credit: Grosardt, MPIPZ Cologne

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