Gene Selection Antibiotics

Fungal phytopathogens and antimycotic treatment.

DNA can be introduced to plants by Agrobacterium-mediated transformation or other methods where a gene of interest contained on a plasmid is transferred from Agrobacterium cells and integrated into plant tissues. Plant tissues containing a plasmid that also contains a antibiotic resistance gene can be grown in the presence of a selection antibiotic to isolate successfully transformed plant tissues.

Which of the following antibiotic genes do your transformed plant cells contain?:  

 
 
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Kanamycin acid sulfate packaged and labeled.
Kanamycin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic often used to select for bacteria which have been successfully...
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