Molecular Biology and Biotechnology of Plant Organelles: by Dr. Henry Daniell, Dr. Christine Chase (auth.), Dr. Henry

By Dr. Henry Daniell, Dr. Christine Chase (auth.), Dr. Henry Daniell, Dr. Christine Chase (eds.)

We have taught plant molecular biology and biotechnology on the undergraduate and graduate point for over twenty years. long ago few many years, the sphere of plant organelle molecular biology and biotechnology has made massive strides. From the fairway revolution to golden rice, plant organelles have revolutionized agriculture. Given the exponential development in learn, the matter of discovering applicable textbooks for classes in plant biotechnology and molecular biology has develop into a tremendous problem. After years of handing out photocopies of varied magazine articles and experiences scattered via out the print and digital media, a serendipitous assembly happened on the 2002 IATPC global Congress held in Orlando, Florida. After my speak and comparing a number of posters provided through investigators from my laboratory, Dr. Jacco Flipsen, Publishing supervisor of Kluwer Publishers requested me no matter if i might reflect on modifying a e-book on Plant Organelles. I accredited this problem, after months of deliberations, basically simply because i used to be unsuccessful find a textual content publication during this zone for a few years. I signed the agreement with Kluwer in March 2003 with a promise to bring a camera-ready textbook on July 1, 2004. Given the fast time limit and the complexity of the duty, I quick discovered this job would wish a co-editor. Dr. Christine Chase was once the 1st scientist who got here to my brain as a result of her services in plant mitochondria, and she or he simply agreed to paintings with me in this book.

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Cytoplasmic male sterility. Bot. , 22, 696-738. MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY OF PLANT ORGANELLES 11 Farré, J. , & Araya, A. (2001). Gene expression in isolated plant mitochondria: high fidelity of transcription, splicing and editing of a transgene product in electroporated organelles. Nucl. Acids. , 29, 2484-2491. Farré, J. , & Araya, A. (2002). RNA splicing in higher plant mitochondria: determination of functional elements in group II intron from a chimeric coxII gene in electroporated wheat mitochondria.

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1988). , 1989) proposed that the rRNA genes in plant mitochondria might be of more recent evolutionary origin than the rRNA genes in other mitochondria, raising the possibility that the entire plant mitochondrion might have been derived in a second endosymbiosis. , 1989): "Validation or rejection of the secondary acquisition hypothesis ... will obviously require further comparative data: in particular, additional mitochondrial genomes within the chlorophyte-metaphyte grouping must be examined.

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