In addition to providing a comprehensive overview of transgenic plant production for investigators engaged in a specific niche of this endeavour, this book will be of interest to all students of plant biology and to those who consider producing transgenic plants in the future. Plant breeders and commercial companies engaged in seed production will definitely benefit from this book.
Contents: The Concept: Integration and Expression of Alien Genes in Transgenic Plants; Transformation Approaches; Tools for Genetic Transformation; Regulation of Heterologous Gene Expression; Crop Improvement; Manufacture of Valuable Products; Benefits and Risks of Producing Transgenic Plants; Appendix: Intellectual Property and Regulatory Requirements Affecting the Commercialisation of Transgenic Plants.
Readership: Researchers and students in plant biology (especially plant molecular genetics & biotechnology), plant breeders and commercial biotechnology companies.
392 pages; ISBN 9781860943966
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Title: Transgenic Plants
Author: E Galun; A Breiman; J Barton