Wolfram Weckwerth, head of the Department of Ecogenomics and Systems Biology at University of Vienna, and his team have analyzed the interaction between metabolism and developmental processes in flowering plants (angiosperms).
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Agnes Dellinger and her co-authors have studied the pollination biology of a group of small trees or shrubs. What they found is a most unusual relationship with the birds that pollinate the flowers of these plants.