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  1. 45th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2012, abstr. 33

    Nicotiana hybrids for the contained production of plant-made materials

    CHAMBERS O.D.; MUNDELL R.E. Jr.; RICE J.H.; MILLWOOD R.J.; STEWART C.N.; DAVIES H.M.
    KTRDC, 1401 University Dr., University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546-0236 USA
    The Kentucky Tobacco Research and Development Center (KTRDC) research mission includes the development of tobacco as a production system for pharmaceutical and industrial materials. Strict regulatory requirements to safeguard the conventional crop from co ...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2011, 65, abstr. 62

    Field evaluation of an interspecific hybrid as a containment strategy for plant-made pharmaceutical applications in tobacco.

    CHAMBERS O.(1); RICE J.H.(2); MUNDELL R.(1); MILLWOOD R.J.(2); STEWART C.N.(2); DAVIES H.M.(1)
    (1) Kentucky Tobacco Research & Development Center, Lexington, KY, USA; (2) University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Biotechnology allows plants to be utilized for the production of non-native pharmaceutical and industrial materials with tobacco being the most commonly exploited plant for these applications. Genetic containment is a concern for these plant expression ...