Funding for this research was provided by:
Grant from Chinese Academy of Sciences strategic resource service network planning of plant germplasm resources innovation projec
Grant from Shanghai Landscaping Administrative Bureau
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Received: 20 October 2017
Accepted: 14 May 2018
First Online: 29 May 2018
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: The B. distachyon Bd21 seeds used in this work were supplied by International Brachypodium Initiative (USDA-ARS Western Regional Research Center, USA). Plants were grown in the growth room for sample collection. The research conducted in this study required neither approval from an ethics committee, nor involved any human or animal subjects.
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