Rapid and efficient CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing in Citrus using the YAO promoter

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Acknowledgements

This project was supported by Grant # 5200-151 from the Citrus Research Board to V.F.I. and Y.J. F.Z. was supported in part by a Yale University Brown Fellowship. We thank Dr. Qi Xie (Chinese Academy of Sciences) for sending us plasmid constructs used in this study. We also thank members of the Irish and Jacob labs for discussions and advice during the course of this work.

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Zhang, F., LeBlanc, C., Irish, V.F. et al. Rapid and efficient CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing in Citrus using the YAO promoter. Plant Cell Rep 36, 1883–1887 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00299-017-2202-4

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Keywords

  • Phytoene Desaturase
  • Neomycin Phosphotransferase II (NPTII)
  • Albino Phenotype
  • Transgenic Citrus
  • Mosaic Phenotype