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BioMed Central

Eucalyptus Tree

Caption: A genetically mosaic Eucalyptus tree is able to control which leaves are saved from predation because of alterations in its genes, finds an study published in BioMed Centralís open access journal BMC Plant Biology.

Credit: Amanda Padovan

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