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- Luan, Na, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Field crops research 2009 v.110 no.2 pp. 106-110
- Gossypium hirsutum; cotton; bolls; transgenic plants; insecticidal proteins; crystal proteins; protein content; Bacillus thuringiensis; plant-incorporated protectants; cultivars; fruiting; genetic variation; seeds; weight; China
- ... Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) transgenic cotton has been planting in large-scale for more than 10 years in China. It was observed that resistance to bollworm was reduced with the application of big-boll cultivars in China. The objective of the study was to investigate the effects of boll size on the contents of CryIA insecticidal protein in boll shell and cotton seed during the course of boll develo ...