Overexpression of osmotin gene confers tolerance to salt and drought stresses in transgenic tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.)

@article{Goel2010OverexpressionOO,
  title={Overexpression of osmotin gene confers tolerance to salt and drought stresses in transgenic tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.)},
  author={D. Goel and A. K. Singh and V. Yadav and S. Babbar and K. Bansal},
  journal={Protoplasma},
  year={2010},
  volume={245},
  pages={133-141}
}
  • D. Goel, A. K. Singh, +2 authors K. Bansal
  • Published 2010
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Protoplasma
  • Abiotic stresses, especially salinity and drought, are major limiting factors for plant growth and crop productivity. In an attempt to develop salt and drought tolerant tomato, a DNA cassette containing tobacco osmotin gene driven by a cauliflower mosaic virus 35S promoter was transferred to tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) via Agrobacterium-mediated transformation. Putative T0 transgenic plants were screened by PCR analysis. The selected transformants were evaluated for salt and drought stress… CONTINUE READING
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