Regulation of the timing of tomato fruit ripening

Charlie Hodgman & Graham Seymour

Questions

The key question to be addressed is: how (if at all) is HFP connected to the ripening switch? Initial steps would involve modelling a small network. Variables include plastid number, plastid size, chlorophyll content (the green pigment) plus a small number of other factors.

Proceedings of the 5th Mathematics in the Plant Sciences Study Group