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    • Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation of Prunus salicina 

      Urtubia, Carolina; Devia, Jessica; Castro, Álvaro; Zamora, Pablo; Aguirre, Carlos; Tapia, Eduardo; Barba, Paola; Dell‘Orto, Paola; Moynihan, Michael R.; Petri, César; Scorza, Ralph; Prieto, Humberto (SPRINGER, 2008-08)
      We report Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of two Prunus salicina varieties, ‘Angeleno’ and ‘Larry Anne’, using a modification of the hypocotyl slice technique previously described for P. domestica. ...
    • Genetically engineered Thompson Seedless grapevine plants designed for fungal tolerance: selection and characterization of the best performing individuals in a field trial 

      Rubio Astudillo, Julia; Montes, Christian; Castro, Álvaro; Álvarez, Catalina; Olmedo, Blanca; Muñoz, Marisol; Tapia, Eduardo; Reyes, Fernando; Ortega, Marcelo; Sánchez, Evelyn; Miccono, María; Dalla Costa, Lorenza; Martinelli, Lucia; Malnoy, Mickael; Prieto, Humberto (Springer, 2015)
      The fungi Botrytis cinerea and Erysiphe necator are responsible for gray mold and powdery mildew diseases, respectively, which are among the most devastating diseases of grapes. Two endochitinase (ech42 and ech33) genes ...