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*  DNA Plant Technology
In 2002, Bionova shut down DNA Plant Technology. DNA Plant Technology was founded in 1981 by Dr. William S. Sharp and Dr. David ... "DNA Plant Technology unveils second-generation genetically-modified tomato". "Dna Plant Technology Completes Sale Of Frost ... which had been carried out through its DNA Plant Technology subsidiary. In 1991, DNA Plant Technology applied for and were ... Key experiments in the control of plant transgene expression were performed by Jorgensen after he joined DNA Plant Technology ...
*  Plant DNA C-values Database
The Plant DNA C-values Database is a comprehensive catalogue of C-value (nuclear DNA content, or in diploids, genome size) data ... Nuclear DNA Amounts in Gymnosperms. Annals of Botany 82 (Suppl. A): 3-15. official Plant DNA C-values Database website. ... Evolution of DNA amounts across land plants (Embryophyta). Annals of Botany 95: 207-217. Murray, B.G. 1998. ... Release 1.0 of the more inclusive Plant DNA C-values Database was launched in 2001, with subsequent releases 2.0 in January ...
*  Sequence-related amplified polymorphism
Books Kidwell, K. K.; Osborn, T. C. (1992). "Simple Plant DNA Isolation Procedures". In Beckman, J. S.; Osborn, T. C. Plant ... "Isolating Plant Genomic DNA Without Liguid Nitrogen". Plant Molecular Biology. Springer. 21: 43-50. doi:10.1007/bf02773395. ... doi:10.1007/s11676-009-0036-9. Williams, J. G. K.; Kubelik, A.R.; Livak, K.J.; Rafalski, J.A.; Tingey, S.V. (1990). "DNA ... Doyle, J. J.; Doyle, J. L. (1987). "A Rapid DNA Isolation Procedure for Small Quantities of Fresh Leaf Tissue". Phytochemical ...
*  Y1 (tobacco)
B&W brought the plants to California company DNA Plant Technology for additional modification, including making the plants male ... DNA Plant Technology then smuggled the seeds to a B&W subsidiary in Brazil. A 1991 industry document analyzing the potential of ... The FDA also targeted DNA Plant Technology, charging that it had illegally smuggled the Y1 seeds out of the United States. The ... "United States of America v. DNA Plant Technology Corporation". US District Court for the District of Columbia. 1998-01-07. ...
*  Alfonso Romo
DNA Plant Technology Seminis Mexidata article Danforth Center website/ Jörnmark, Moa. "Hemliga guldhjälpen - mexikansk ...
*  2015 in science
Scientists announce a project, as part of the Global Genome Initiative, to sample and freeze DNA from half of the world's plant ... "Scientists rush to freeze plant DNA before 'sixth extinction'". BBC. 9 July 2015. Retrieved 12 July 2015. "Smithsonian Launches ... 22 March - DNA from the extinct woolly mammoth is spliced into that of an elephant and shown to be functional for the first ... DNA disorganization linked to aging sciencenews.org _ April 30, 2015 Oesch, P.A. et al. (3 May 2015). "A Spectroscopic Redshift ...
*  Cetrimonium bromide
Clarke, Joseph D. (2009-03-01). "Cetyltrimethyl Ammonium Bromide (CTAB) DNA Miniprep for Plant DNA Isolation". Cold Spring ... that co-precipitate with DNA during the extraction process, causing the extracted DNA to lose purity. The positive charge of ... It is also one of the main components of some buffers for the extraction of DNA. It has been widely used in synthesis of gold ... Azmat, MA; Khan, IA; Cheema, HM; Rajwana, IA; Khan, AS; Khan, AA (2012). "Extraction of DNA suitable for PCR applications from ...
*  DNA marking
Planted Plant DNA Will Bring the Coppers". DGI Wire. Retrieved 25 August 2015. Mak, Tim (4 October 2013). "Plant DNA markers ... "Crime Prevention". Applied DNA Sciences Inc. Retrieved 25 August 2015. "DNA test has helped slash copper theft by more than 85 ... In suspected thefts, the suspect can also be tested for traces of the DNA marking. DNA marking can be used to prevent thefts of ... DNA marking is a type of forensic identification. It is a method to mark items in a way that is undetectable to the naked eye. ...
*  Space farming
Exposure to high levels of radiation can damage plant DNA. This occurs as highly reactive hydroxyl radicals target DNA. DNA ... Plants grown inflight experience a microgravity environment, and plants grown on the surface of Mars experience approximately 1 ... Award-winning Mars garden Plant biology at low atmospheric pressures in support of Earth-orbital, lunar, or Martian plant ... Wheeler, Raymond (2010). "Plants for human life support in space: from Myers to Mars". Gravitational and Space Biology. 23: 25- ...
*  Types of tobacco
B&W brought the plants to California company DNA Plant Technology for additional modification, including making the plants male ... DNA Plant Technology then smuggled the seeds to a B&W subsidiary in Brazil. Y1 has a higher nicotine content than conventional ... The following year he planted ten acres (40,000 m²) from seeds from those plants, which brought a premium at auction. The air- ... Each tobacco plant yields only 18 leaves useful as cigar wrappers, and each leaf requires a great deal of individual manual ...
*  Vicki Funk
Funk's research includes detailing evolutionary relationships and history using plant DNA. Funk co-discovered the critically ... Funk's work shows that this Bidens species may represent the end of migration of the plant from North American to Tahiti. Since ... "An opinion:Down with Alphabetically Arranged Herbaria (and alphabetically arranged floras too for that matter)" (PDF). Plant ... "Funk, Victoria Ann (Vicki) (1947-) on". Global Plants on JSTOR. Retrieved 2015-03-27. "Department of Botany Staff, National ...
*  Germination
"A plant DNA ligase is an important determinant of seed longevity". Plant J. 63 (5): 848-60. doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04285. ... In self-incompatibility in plants, the stigma of certain plants can molecularly recognize pollen from the same plant and ... In particular, single- and double-strand breaks in DNA can be repaired. The DNA damage checkpoint kinase ATM has a major role ... The germinated pollen grain with its two sperm cells is the mature male microgametophyte of these plants. Since most plants ...
*  Seed
Upon germination, seeds of Vicia faba undergo DNA repair. A plant DNA ligase that is involved in repair of single- and double- ... "A plant DNA ligase is an important determinant of seed longevity". Plant J. 63 (5): 848-60. doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04285. ... Bray CM; West CE (December 2005). "DNA repair mechanisms in plants: crucial sensors and effectors for the maintenance of genome ... Unlike animals, plants are limited in their ability to seek out favorable conditions for life and growth. As a result, plants ...
*  Vitis
LCCN 63-16478 Bennett, M.D.; Leitch, I.J. (2012). "Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: Plant DNA C-values database, release 6.0". Royal ... "The Plant List: A Working List of All Plant Species". Retrieved July 9, 2015. "The Plant List: Vitis". Royal Botanic Gardens, ... "RHS Plant Selector - Vitis 'Brant '". Retrieved June 2013. Check date values in: ,access-date= (help) "RHS Plant Selector Vitis ... Vitis (grapevines) is a genus of 79 accepted species of vining plants in the flowering plant family Vitaceae. The genus is made ...
*  Genetically modified food controversies
... confusing it with DNA Plant Technology's fish tomato experimental transgenic organism, which was never commercialized. A survey ... planted, harvested and sold the crop from plants containing the gene and plant cell patented by Monsanto." GM crops have been ... The plants in both test fields were uprooted by activist groups, but were re-planted the next day. In 2011, Greenpeace paid ... Typically, exposure occurs through the consumption of plant parts, such as pollen or plant debris, or through Bt ingestion by ...
*  Daphne Osborne
An expert on seed ageing and plant DNA repair, Osborne researched the effects of DNA degradation, repair and telomere length on ... Her research focused on plant hormones, seed biology and plant DNA repair. She is best known for her work on the gas ethylene, ... Plant Science Bulletin 42: 74 (accessed 10 January 2009) Cell Separation, Germination and DNA Repair (Marking Daphne J. ... another key plant hormone) in controlling numerous aspects of plant development. This work led her to develop the idea of the ...
*  Ancient DNA
1993). DNA retrieval was not limited to amber. Several sediment-preserved plant remains dating to the Miocene were successfully ... Ancient DNA (aDNA) is DNA isolated from ancient specimens. It can be also loosely described as any DNA recovered from ... Another problem with ancient DNA samples is contamination by modern human DNA and by microbial DNA (most of which is also ... 1999) and recently, extractions of animal and plant DNA directly from soil samples. In June 2013, a group of researchers ...
*  Indel
... intron for plant DNA barcoding". Nucleic Acids Research. 35 (3): e14-e14. doi:10.1093/nar/gkl938. PMC 1807943 . PMID 17169982. ... Kaneko T, Tahara S, Matsuo M (May 1996). "Non-linear accumulation of 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine, a marker of oxidized DNA ... "Forensic species identification based on size variation of mitochondrial DNA hypervariable regions". International journal of ... a point mutation is a form of substitution that replaces one of the nucleotides without changing the overall number in the DNA ...
*  Genetically modified crops
... circular DNA fragment (plasmid). When Agrobacterium infects a plant, it transfers this T-DNA to a random site in the plant ... plant to plant) or between kingdoms (for example, bacteria to plant). In many cases the inserted DNA has to be modified ... DNA is bound to tiny particles of gold or tungsten which are subsequently shot into plant tissue or single plant cells under ... The DNA separates from the metal and is integrated into plant DNA inside the nucleus. This method has been applied successfully ...
*  Plant senescence
"A plant DNA ligase is an important determinant of seed longevity". Plant J. 63 (5): 848-60. doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04285. ... Plant senescence is the process of aging in plants. Plants have both stress-induced and age-related developmental aging. ... and undergo DNA repair upon germination. In Arabidopsis, a DNA ligase is employed in repair of DNA single- and double-strand ... Special issue about plant senescence in Plant Biology volume 10 issue s1 The Adaptive Reasons For And The Physiological Causes ...
*  Hologenome theory of evolution
A number of speakers referred to microbial contributions to mammalian or plant DNA samples as 'contamination'. In his lecture, ... Observations on the ubiquity of microbes in plant and soil samples as well as laboratory work on molecular genetics of ... The hologenome theory of evolution, also known as the hologenome concept of evolution, recasts the individual animal or plant ( ... Zilber-Rosenberg I, Rosenberg E (2008). "Role of microorganisms in the evolution of animals and plants: the hologenome theory ...
*  Genome size
... enigma Genome Human genome Junk DNA List of sequenced eukaryotic genomes Noncoding DNA Plant DNA C-values Database Selfish DNA ... Animal Genome Size Database Plant DNA C-values Database Fungal Genome Size Database Fungal Database - by CBS. ... Genome size is the total amount of DNA contained within one copy of a single genome. It is typically measured in terms of mass ... In animals they range more than 3,300-fold, and in land plants they differ by a factor of about 1,000. Protist genomes have ...
*  2012 in science
PCWorld) (YouTube) Wales becomes the first nation in the world to have its plants DNA barcoded. A tiny fragment of leaf, seed ... A team of engineers and biologists develop a working WORM computer memory out of salmon DNA molecules by combining the DNA with ... in a single gram of DNA, breaking the previous DNA data density record by a thousand times. (ExtremeTech) (Science) 18 August ... New York Times) (JAMA) A drug made from a plant known as "thunder god vine," or lei gong teng, that has long been used in ...
*  Agrobacterium
The genes to be introduced into the plant are cloned into a plant transformation vector that contains the T-DNA region of the ... Plants are grown on media containing antibiotic following transformation, and those that do not have the T-DNA integrated into ... Agrobacterium is well known for its ability to transfer DNA between itself and plants, and for this reason it has become an ... The plasmid T-DNA is integrated semi-randomly into the genome of the host cell, and the tumor morphology genes on the T-DNA are ...
*  Jozef Schell
"Genetic analysis of transfer and stabilization of Agrobacterium DNA in plant cells". The EMBO Journal. 2 (12): 2151-60. PMC ... Flavell, R. (2003). "Transformation of Plant Science in Our Time-the Contribution of Jozef S. Schell (1935-2003)". Plant ... "Jeff Schell". The Plant Journal. 34 (6). 2003. doi:10.1046/j.1365-313X.2003.00346.x. Prof. Dr. Jozef S. Schell. japanprize.jp. ... Schell was a pioneer in genetics who focused on the interaction between plants and soil bacteria. Along with his colleague, ...
*  Phyllanthaceae
... came in 1993 with the first maximum parsimony analysis of DNA sequences of the gene rbcL from a large number of seed plants. ... "Phylogenetics of seed plants: an analysis of nucleotide sequences from the plastid gene rbcL." Annals of the Missouri Botanical ... Flowering Plant Families of the World. Firefly Books: Ontario, Canada. ISBN 978-1-55407-206-4. Anthony J. Huxley, Mark ... The genus Phyllanthus, one of the largest genera of flowering plants, with over 1200 species, has more than half of the species ...