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    Genetic engineering of tobacco to lower cadmium content of leaves

    WAGNER G.J.; MAITI I.B.; NIELSEN M.T.; HUNT A.G.
    University of Kentucky, Dept. of Agronomy, Lexington, KY, USA
    Burley variety KY 14 was transformed with Agrobacterium tumefaciens harboring a binary vector containing the constitutive 35S promoter, the mouse metallothionein I gene, and a selectable marker gene. Metallothionein (MT) is an efficient Cd chelating ...