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.
(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 ...