Transgenic Plants

Current Innovations and Future Trends

Edited by: C. Neal Stewart, Jr.

Major advances in transgenic plant technologies in recent years have generated a plethora of potential applications in agriculture and other areas, such as, food safety and vaccine delivery. In this book internationally acclaimed authors review the current state-of-the-art technologies as well as many of the potential applications. The book contains chapters on diverse topics, ranging from tree somatic embryogenesis, and chloroplast transformation, to in planta transformation. One unique feature of the book is its focus on the future of transgenic plants including commentaries on site specific recombination systems, edible vaccines and functional genomics.

297 pages

Publication Date: 1/1/2003
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9781898486442

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