Biopolym. Cell. 1997; 13(1):60-62.
Cell Biology
Genetic transformation of Digitalis purpurea by Agrobacterium tumefaciens
1Pogrebnyak N. Ya., 1Shisha L. N., 1Storozhenko S. V., 1Yuzefovich L. I., 2Dittrich B., 1Gleba Yu. Yu.
  1. Institute of Cell Biology and Genetic Engineering, NAS of Ukraine
    148, Akademika Zabolotnogo Str., Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680
  2. Martin-Luther-Universitat Halle-Wittenberg
    Halle (Saale) Germany


Agrobacterium-mediated method of transformation of D. purpurea has been developed. Transgenic geneticin-resistant D. purpurea lines have been obtained. Transgenic nature of these lines have been confirmed by PCR.


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