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  1. CORESTA Congress, New Orleans, 2002, AP 11

    A comparison of Nicotiana suaveolens and Nicotiana glauca cytoplasmic male sterility systems in flue-cured tobacco

    LAWSON D.M.; SCHAEFFER S.; WERNSMAN E.; NIELSEN M.T.
    ProfiGen Inc., Mebane, NC, USA
    Cytoplasmically male-sterile flue-cured cultivars that were derived by backcrossing normal male fertile cultivars to a male-sterile one containing either Nicotiana suaveolens or Nicotiana glauca cytoplasm were investigated. The N. suaveolens cytoplasmic ...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Jerez de la Frontera, 1992, p. 48, AP2, ISSN.0525-6240

    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 ...