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Contact: Yoko Takemoto
University of Tokyo

Model of the Process Described in the Current Research

Caption: This is a model depicting that plant virus proteins (TGBp1: blue) aggregate and inactivate double-stranded RNA (dsRNA) synthesizing protein complexes (yellow: SGS3/RDR6 bodies).

Credit: Shigetou Namba, The University of Tokyo

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