Plant–Agrobacterium interaction mediated by ethylene and super-Agrobacterium conferring efficient gene transfer

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Nonaka, Satoko ; Ezura, Hiroshi (2014)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Plant Science, volume 5 (issn: 1664-462X, eissn: 1664-462X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00681, pmc: PMC4253739
  • Subject: Agrobacterium tumefaciens | ACC deaminase | Agrobacterium-mediated gene transfer | Plant Science | Mini Review Article | Agrobacterium—plant interaction | ethylene
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | fungi

Agrobacterium tumefaciens has a unique ability to transfer genes into plant genomes. This ability has been utilized for plant genetic engineering. However, the efficiency is not sufficient for all plant species. Several studies have shown that ethylene decreased the Agr... View more
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