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Contact: Jaclyn Jansen
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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Zach Lippman, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Caption: Associate professor Zach Lippman has found a way to dramatically increase tomato yields by tweaking a type of hybrid vigor. His work suggests that this finding may be more generally applicable to increase yields for many types of flowering plants.

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