Tobacco Science & Technology, 2012, 5, p. 60-65, 78, ISSN.1002-0861
Cloning and characterization of a new gene encoding geranylgeranyl pyrophosphate synthase from Nicotiana tabacum
(1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou 450001, P.R. China; (2) Institute of Botany, CAS, Beijing 100093, P.R. China
A new cDNA sequence encoding GGPPS (designated as Ntggpps3) from tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) was cloned by RACE techniques and assayed by bioinformatics. The cDNA sequence of Ntggpps3 was of 1251 bp with an open reading frame (ORF) of 1092 bp...