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Prof Kazuo Watanabe
Gene Research Center
University of Tsukuba
The blue gum tree (Eucalyptus globulus) was transformed with the
acyl-CoA desaturase 1 from a species of cyanobacteria
(Synechocystis sp.) to induce cold resistance.
The term Recipient organism refers to an organism (either already modified or non-modified) that was subjected to genetic modification, whereas Parental organisms refers to those that were involved in cross breeding or cell fusion.
Eucalyptus globulus - Eucalyptus, Tasmanian Blue Gum, Southern Blue Gum, Blue gum
- Agrobacterium-mediated DNA transfer
Some of these genetic elements may be present as fragments or truncated forms. Please see notes below, where applicable.
delta-9 Acyl-lipid desaturase - Synechocystis sp. - Cyanobacteria, SYNYX
Tolerance to abiotic stress - Cold / Heat
- Tolerance to abiotic stress