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Keyword - Self-incompatibility (KW-0713)

Definition

Protein involved in the self-incompatibility system, which is to say the inability of pollen grains to fertilize flowers of the same plant or a close relative. This mechanism ensures out-breeding in certain plant species.

Category

Biological process

Gene Ontology

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GOi

rejection of self pollen [ GO:0060320 ]

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Self-incompatibilityBiological process
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