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Bitter orange modified to express human defensin
Ms Beatriz Xoconostle-Cazares
Biotecnologia y bioingenieria
Centro de investigacion y de estudios avanzados del instituto politecnico nacional (CINVESTAV IPN)
Av. Instituto politecnico nacional 2508, col san pedro
Mexico City, DF
Bitter orange modified with the insertion of the anti-microbial
human defensin gene.
The term Recipient organism refers to an organism (either already modified or non-modified) that was subjected to genetic modification, whereas Parental organisms refers to those that were involved in cross breeding or cell fusion.
Citrus aurantium - Sour orange, Bitter orange, Seville orange, CITAR
- Agrobacterium-mediated DNA transfer
Defensin coding sequence
Nopaline Synthase Gene Terminator
- Resistance to diseases and pests