Tripogen resurrection grass_Charleville_29

Tripogen resurrection grass_Charleville_29

Wednesday 24 February 2016.
Professor Sagadevan and Dr Brett Williams head outback Queensland to collect specimens of the resurrection plant Tripogen loliiformis, which has the ability to survive under extreme environmental stresses. Both researchers have proved sugar manipulation and the controlled sacrifice of cells are keys to the native grass’s survival.
Photo:QUT Marketing and Communication/Erika Fish.
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