Plant Molecular Biology Reporter

, Volume 15, Issue 1, pp 16–21 | Cite as

Rapid and efficientAgrobacterium-mediated transformation in rice

  • Seiichi TokiEmail author
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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

Agrobacterium Oryza sativa rice transformation 


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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