Extending the Range of Plant Genetic Manipulation

Griesbach, Robert J.; Koivuniemi, Paul J.; Carlson, Peter S.
November 1981
BioScience;Nov1981, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p754
Academic Journal
Current genetic engineering technology is not very well developed for use in plant improvement. Some of the problems in applying somatic hybridization and in vitro mutagenesis to plant breeding have demonstrated a need to re-examine classical agronomic and horticultural traits and to develop new technology specifically designed for plant improvement. (Accepted for publication 8 April 1981)


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