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Updated in July 2018
          Virtual Issue: Sexual reproductions
   
Stigmatic exudate in the Annonaceae: Pollinator reward, pollen germination medium or extragynoecial compitum?  
Author: Jenny Y. Y. Lau, Chun-Chiu Pang, Lawrence Ramsden and Richard M.K. Saunders
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(12): 881–894
Published Online: September 6, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12598
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Arabidopsis adaptor protein 1G is critical for pollen development  
Author: Chong Feng, Jia-Gang Wang, Hai-Hong Liu, Sha Li and Yan Zhang
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 594–599
Published Online: May 24, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12556
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The signals to trigger the initiation of ovule enlargement are from the pollen tubes: The direct evidence  
Author: Sheng Zhong, Jun Zhang and Li-Jia Qu
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 600–603
Published Online: August 16, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12577
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Arabidopsis shaker pollen inward K+ channel SPIK functions in SnRK1 complex-regulated pollen hydration on the stigma  
Author: Dan-Dan Li, Huan Guan, Fei Li, Chang-Zhen Liu, Yu-Xiu Dong, Xian-Sheng Zhang and Xin-Qi Gao
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 604–611
Published Online: June 21, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12563
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The polyketide synthase OsPKS2 is essential for pollen exine and Ubisch body patterning in rice  
Author: Xiaolei Zhu, Jing Yu, Jianxin Shi, Takayuki Tohge, Alisdair R. Fernie, Sagit Meir, Asaph Aharoni, Dawei Xu, Dabing Zhang and Wanqi Liang
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 612–628
Published Online: August 7, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12574
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SNAIL1 is essential for female gametogenesis in Arabidopsis thaliana  
Author: Lihong Hao, Xiaolin Wei, Jiulei Zhu, Jiao Shi, Jingjing Liu, Hongya Gu, Tomohiko Tsuge and Li-Jia Qu
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 629–641
Published Online: August 4, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12572
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Acetylglutamate kinase is required for both gametophyte function and embryo development in Arabidopsis thaliana  
Author: Jie Huang, Dan Chen, Hailong Yan, Fei Xie, Ying Yu, Liyao Zhang, Mengxiang Sun and Xiongbo Peng
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 642–656
Published Online: March 15, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12536
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A reciprocal inhibition between ARID1 and MET1 in male and female gametes in Arabidopsis  
Author: Lei Li, Wenye Wu, Youshang Zhao and Binglian Zheng
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 657–668
Published Online: August 7, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12573
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Suppression or knockout of SaF/SaM overcomes the Sa-mediated hybrid male sterility in rice  
Author: Yongyao Xie, Baixiao Niu, Yunming Long, Gousi Li, Jintao Tang, Yaling Zhang, Ding Ren, Yao-Guang Liu and Letian Chen
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 669–679
Published Online: June 21, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12564
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ZYGOTE-ARREST 3 that encodes the tRNA ligase is essential for zygote division in Arabidopsis  
Author: Ke-Jin Yang, Lei Guo, Xiu-Li Hou, Hua-Qin Gong and Chun-Ming Liu
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 680–692
Published Online: June 20, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12561
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Regulatory network and genetic interactions established by OsMADS34 in rice inflorescence and spikelet morphogenesis  
Author: Qingcai Meng, Xiaofeng Li, Wanwan Zhu, Li Yang, Wanqi Liang, Ludovico Dreni and Dabing Zhang
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(9): 693–707
Published Online: August 26, 2017
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12594
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Functional specialization of Nicotiana attenuata phytochromes in leaf development and flowering time
Author: Variluska Fragoso, Youngjoo Oh, Sang-Gyu Kim, Klaus Gase and Ian Thomas Baldwin
Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 2017 59(3): 205–224
Published Online: December 23, 2016
DOI: 10.1111/jipb.12516
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MARIS plays important roles in Arabidopsis pollen tube and root hair growth