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- Thaeri-Dehkordi, Ayat, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of horticultural science & biotechnology 2018 v.93 no.4 pp. 377-384
- Nicotiana alata; RNA interference; aesthetic value; biotechnology; carotenoids; chlorophyll; engineering; enzymes; gametophytes; genes; horticulture; leaves; models; ornamental plants; photobleaching; temperature; tobacco
- ... Virus-induced gene silencing (VIGS) is a post-transcriptional gene silencing method which has a down-regulating effect on plant genes and its efficiency might be affected by several factors. Since Nicotiana alata has been used for a long time as a model plant for studying gametophytic self-incompatibility in Solanaceae, the current study was performed with the aim of VIGS optimisation in N. alata. ...