10 edition of Transgenic Plants found in the catalog.
August 16, 2004
by Humana Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||448|
With contributions from nearly internationally renowned experts in the field, this reference details advances in transgenic plant construction and explores the social, political, and legal aspects of genetic plant manipulation. It provides analyzes of the history, genetics, physiology, and cultivation of over 30 species of transgenic seeds, fruits, and vegetables. About this book. In the global area of transgenic crops reached million hectares, an fold increase since , making it the most rapidly adopted technology in the history of modern agriculture.
Offers a complete description of the successfully developed transgenic plants for around commercially relevant crops, from fruit and vegetables, to grains, industrial crops and forest tree species. Discusses the transgenic techniques used in the molecular tailoring of traits relevant from an agricultural, medicinal and environmental point. The introduction of transgenic plants into agriculture has been vigorously opposed by some. There are a number of issues that worry the opponents. One of them is the potential risk of transgenes in commercial crops endangering native or nontarget species. Examples.
This book reviews the available methodologies and devotes chapters to transgenic plants that were produced for crop improvement and for yielding valuable products. Also, information is provided on the ability to regulate the expression of alien genes in specific organs and in response to defined effectors and environmental conditions. Transgenic plants are plants that have been genetically engineered, a breeding approach that uses recombinant DNA techniques to create plants with new are identified as a.
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This book provides methods on plant transformation, biotechnological application of transgenic plants, and future developments. Chapters are grouped into sections focusing on transformation model and crop plants, genome engineering, and transgenic event characterization. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.
Volumes 1 and 2 of Transgenic Plants assemble important information on transgenic crops which has appeared scattered in many different publications. These two volumes are a significant milestone in plant/agricultural biology, promote the practical application of recombinant DNA technology, and assist in transforming the agricultural industry.
Suggested Citation:"Summary."National Academy of Sciences. Transgenic Plants and World gton, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / obtain transgenic plants: (1) the isolation and cloning of the gene of interest; (2) the preparation of the plant material (fragments of leaves, embryos, protoplasts.
The aim of Transgenic Plants: Methods and Protocols is to provide a source of information to guide the reader through a wide range of frequently used, broadly applicable, and easily reproducible techniques involved in the gene- tion of transgenic plants. Its step-by-step approach covers a series of.
In Transgenic Plants: Methods and Protocols, Second Edition expert researchers in the field provide key techniques to investigate production and analysis of transgenic plants. Focusing on selection and detection methods, transformation technology, gene targeting, silencing and directed mutation, metabolic engineering and pharming, the book Format: Hardcover.
Transgenic Plants: Gene Constructs, Vector and Transformation Method. By Lee-Yoon Low, Shun-Kai Yang, De-Xian Andrew Kok, Janna Ong- Abdullah, Ngai-Paing Tan and Kok-Song Lai. Submitted: November 22nd Reviewed: June 7th Published: September 19th DOI: /intechopenCited by: 1.
generate transgenic plants (T able ) but only two — Agrobacterium and biolistics — are widely used. Agrobacterium-mediated transformation is the most widely used method.
Plant Biotechnology and Transgenic Plants - CRC Press Book. Contains case studies illustrating the cell culture production of pigments, flavors, and antineoplastic compounds Plant Biotechnology and Transgenic Plants covers topics that range from food to fragrances to fuel.
It includes discussions of technologies and research on the engineering. This book reviews the available methodologies and devotes chapters to transgenic plants that were produced for crop improvement and for yielding valuable products. Also, information is provided on the ability to regulate the expression of alien genes in specific organs and in response to defined effectors and environmental conditions.
This book is a compilation of current test methods useful in risk assessment of transgenic plants. It is a continuation of Methods for Risk Assessment of Transgenic Plants I. Competition, Establishment and Ecosystem Effects.
The present volume focuses on processes in gene-transfer, incorporation of genes and the effects on populations. A PDF is a digital representation of the print book, so while it can be loaded into most e-reader programs, it doesn't allow for resizable text or advanced, interactive functionality.
The eBook is optimized for e-reader devices and apps, which means that it offers a much better digital reading experience than a PDF, including resizable text and.
Purchase Transgenic Plants - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 1. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Plant biotechnology: an emerging field / Wolfgang H. Barz and Kirsi-Marja Oksman-Caldentey --Plant-derived drugs and extracts / Yvonne Holm and Ralmo Hiltunen --Industrial strategies for the discovery of bioactive compounds from plants / Helmut Kessmann and Bernhard Schnurr.
Transgenic plants serve as essential tools for research in plant biology and are the basis of modern agricultural biotechnology. In Transgenic Plants: Methods and Protocols, leading scientists describe readily reproducible techniques they have perfected for the genetic transformation and regeneration of plants.
The authors cover the most commonly used transformation systems, including /5(3). Transgenic plants. Plants are really different from animals, but not in the way you may think. Plant cells are totipotent, meaning that practically any plant cell can eventually give rise to every sort of plant tissue: roots, leaves, and seeds.
When animal cells differentiate during embryo development, they lose their totipotency forever (but the DNA in every cell retains the potential to be. Transgenic plants expressing the coat proteins of plant viruses which differ extensively in structure, morphology, genome organization and replication strategies have been generated as well.
Transgenic plants expressing the coat protein of alfalfa mosaic virus (AlMV), an isometric virus with a tripartite genome, have been demonstrated to beFile Size: KB.
About this book. Introduction. Development of transgenic crop plants, their utilization for improved agriculture, health, ecology and environment and their socio-political impacts are currently important fields in education, research and industries and also of interest to policy makers, social activists and regulatory and funding agencies.
tobacco. The transgenic plants showed the expression of the luciferase gene by producing light when watered with the substrate luciferin.
This reporter gene system provides a simple tool for rapid screening of large numbers of transgenic plants. Points to be considered in all gene transfer programmes Size: KB. Environmental Effects of Transgenic Plants provides a wealth of information about transgenic processes, previous experience with the introduction of novel crops, principles of risk assessment and management, the science behind current regulatory schemes, issues in monitoring transgenic products already on the market, and more.
The book discusses public involvement—and public confidence—in. Transgenic plants 1. WHAT ARE TRANSGENIC PLANTS? • Modification of DNA using genetic engineering techniques. • Aim is to introduce a new trait to the plant. • The inserted sequence is known as the transgene. • The purpose of inserting a combination of genes in a plant, so as to make it as useful and productive as possible.Transgenic Plants and Crops - CRC Press Book.
With contributions from nearly internationally renowned experts in the field, this reference details advances in transgenic plant construction and explores the social, political, and legal aspects of genetic plant manipulation.
It provides analyzes of the history, genetics, physiology, and culti.