Genetic transformation of the blue-green bacterium, Anacystis nidulans

@article{Orkwiszewski2004GeneticTO,
  title={Genetic transformation of the blue-green bacterium, Anacystis nidulans},
  author={Kathryn G. Orkwiszewski and Anthony R. Kaney},
  journal={Archives of Microbiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={98},
  pages={31-37}
}
Evidence is presented which confirms the existence of genetic transformation in the blue-green bacterium, Anacystis nidulans. This process has been demonstrated for three mutations: streptomycin resistance, a phenylalanine requirement and an ornithine requirement. The optimal conditions under which transformation occurs are also investigated, and the potential of this system for genetic mapping is discussed. 
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