Application of gene silencing in plants

Wang, Ming-Bo & Waterhouse, Peter M. (2002) Application of gene silencing in plants. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 5(2), pp. 146-150.

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Recent studies of gene silencing in plants have revealed two RNA-mediated epigenetic processes, RNA-directed RNA degradation and RNA-directed DNA methylation. These natural processes have provided new avenues for developing high-efficiency, high-throughput technology for gene suppression in plants.

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ID Code: 65960
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
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Keywords: Embryophyta, double stranded RNA, DNA methylation, gene expression regulation, gene silencing, genetics, plant, review, RNA processing, Gene Expression Regulation, Plant, Plants, RNA Processing, Post-Transcriptional, RNA, Double-Stranded
DOI: 10.1016/S1369-5266(02)00236-4
ISSN: 1369-5266
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Earth, Environmental & Biological Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2002 Elsevier Ltd.
Deposited On: 09 Jan 2014 06:30
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2014 00:24

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