Sugar Cane Research-Ying Gu-26

Sugar Cane Research-Ying Gu-26

Sugar Cane Research-Ying Gu-26

Penn State biologist Ying Gu and her colleagues used fluorescently-tagged proteins to show that cellulose on the outside of plant cells is linked to specific structures inside the cells. That linkage helps control the orientation of the cellulose fibers.

IMAGE: Patrick Mansell