Crown gall transformation of lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) with virulent strains of Agrobacterium tumefaciens

@article{Warkentin1991CrownGT,
  title={Crown gall transformation of lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) with virulent strains of Agrobacterium tumefaciens},
  author={Thomas D. Warkentin and Alan McHughen},
  journal={Plant Cell Reports},
  year={1991},
  volume={10},
  pages={489-493}
}
Four diverse strains of Agrobacterium tumefaciens (C58, Ach5, GV3111, and A281) were capable of inducing tumors at a high frequency on inoculated stems of lentil (Lens culinaris Medik. cultivar Laird) in vivo, and on excised shoot apices in vitro. GV3111 and Ach5 produced the largest and heaviest tumors in vivo, while A281 produced the heaviest tumors in… CONTINUE READING