Biochemical Studies on the Sucrose Synthase Gene in ZeaMays L. and on Controlling Element Ds Inserted at this Locus

  • U. Courage-Tebbe
  • H-P. Döring
  • M. Geiser
  • P. Starlinger
  • E. Tillmann
  • E. Weck
  • W. Werr
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The molecular biology of plants has not yet been studied as extensively as in animals. Techniques to introduce isolated genes at will into cells or even into whole animals via the germ line have only beginnings of counterparts in plants. As it would be very desirable to develop such techniques, it will be useful to examine the existing genetic knowledge for possible approaches. Such approaches will be especially welcome in monocotyledonous plants which include some of the most important crop plants.


Transposable Element Inverted Repeat Maize Line Internal Fragment Sucrose Synthetase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Courage-Tebbe
    • 1
  • H-P. Döring
    • 1
  • M. Geiser
    • 1
  • P. Starlinger
    • 1
  • E. Tillmann
    • 1
  • E. Weck
    • 1
  • W. Werr
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut fur GenetikUniversitat KölnFederal Republic of Germany

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