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[Agroinfiltration, a useful technique in plant molecular biology research].

Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing 100080, China.
Sheng wu gong cheng xue bao = Chinese journal of biotechnology 08/2002; 18(4):411-4.
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ABSTRACT Agroinfiltration is a newly developed plant transient gene expression technique, which is simple, rapid and reproducible. It has been widely used in analyses of foreign gene expression, hypersensitive reaction, gene silencing, promoter activity and identification of new disease-resistance genes. In this paper, we describe the principle and the operation procedure of Agroinfiltration and its application in diverse aspects of plant molecular biology research. Our experiences in modification of the Agroinfiltration technique are also provided.

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