Increased gene expression by the first intron of maize shrunken-1 locus in grass species.

@article{Vasil1989IncreasedGE,
  title={Increased gene expression by the first intron of maize shrunken-1 locus in grass species.},
  author={Vimla Vasil and Maureen A. Clancy and Robert Ferl and Indra K. Vasil and L. Curtis Hannah},
  journal={Plant physiology},
  year={1989},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={
          1575-9
        }
}
The first intron of the shrunken-1 (Sh1) locus of maize was incorporated into constructs containing the chloramphenicol acetyltransferase gene (CAT) coupled with the nopaline synthase 3' polyadenylation signal. Transcription was driven with the 35S promoter of the cauliflower mosaic virus (CaMV) or the Sh1 promoter of maize. Transient gene expression was monitored following electroporation into protoplasts of Panicum maximum (guineagrass), Pennisetum purpureum (napiergrass), or Zea mays (maize… CONTINUE READING
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