Transformation of cucumber Cucumis sativus L.
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Different transformation methods were investigated. However a lot of fertile plants were obtained only in the case of A. tumefaciens and thaumatin with kanamycin as a selective marker. Small differences in the plant morphology and development were observed in T0 generation. Most of the plants showed the presence of the transgene but the level of mRNA was different.
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M. Szwacka, Katedra Genetyki Hodowli i Biotechnologii Roslin, Szkola Glowna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego, ul. Nowoursynowska 166, 02-787 Warszawa, Poland