Plant Molecular Biology Reporter

, Volume 15, Issue 1, pp 16–21

Rapid and efficientAgrobacterium-mediated transformation in rice

Genetic Resources

DOI: 10.1007/BF02772109

Cite this article as:
Toki, S. Plant Mol Biol Rep (1997) 15: 16. doi:10.1007/BF02772109


An improved protocol forAgrobacterium-mediated transformation of rice is described. The procedure permitted the regeneration of transgenic plants from callus in only two months.

Key Words

AgrobacteriumOryza sativaricetransformation

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© Springer 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratory of Gene Manipulation, Department of BiotechnologyNational Institute of Agrobiological ResourcesTsukuba City, IbarakiJapan