Watch a Plastid Squirm from One Plant Cell to Another

Entire organelles bearing DNA move between strains of tobacco that were grafted to one another.

The Scientist Staff
Jan 8, 2021
HERTLE ET AL., SCIENCE ADVANCES2021 

Scientists have observed genome-containing organelles in plants moving in toto from one plant cell to another across a graft of different tobacco strains, they reported in Science Advances this month. Read the full story.