Fiziol. rast. genet. 2016, vol. 48, no. 3, 257-266, doi:

Genetic engineering and cell selection for enhancing of crops osmotolerance

Tishchenko O.M.1, Mykhalska S.I.1, Morgun B.V.1,2

  1. Institute of Plant Physiology and Genetics, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine 31/17 Vasylkivska St., Kyiv, 03022, Ukraine
  2. Institute of Cell Biology and Genetic Engineering, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine 148 Akademika Zabolotnoho St., Kyiv, 03143, Ukraine

Epigenetic aspects of plant gene expression regulation under osmotic stress are discussed. The results of investigations in Department of Genetic Engineering of Institute of Plant Physiology and Genetics of NAS of Ukraine for obtaining plant forms via using dsRNA suppressor of proline dehydrogenase gene, and of cell selection for obtaining genetically modified plant forms are presented.

Keywords: sunflower, tobacco, corn, wheat, transgenic plant, cell selection, osmotolerance

Fiziol. rast. genet.
2016, vol. 48, no. 3, 257-266

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