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Current Studies on Plant Cell Transformation

  • D. Pental
  • E. C. Cocking
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series (BLSC, volume 22)

Abstract

As recently discussed (1) a generalized strategy for plant cell transformation requires the construction of a genetic vehicle which is capable either of integrating into the plant genome, or of independently replicating in the plant cell. The minimum attributes of such a vehicle would be the presence of a selectable plant marker and a site for integration of a passenger sequence.

Keywords

Nitrate Reductase Somatic Hybrid Protoplast Fusion Crown Gall Plant Protoplast 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Pental
    • 1
  • E. C. Cocking
    • 1
  1. 1.Plant Genetic Manipulation Group, Department of BotanyUniversity of NottinghamNottinghamUK

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