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Gene Silencing Produces Disease Resistance In Plants

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November 5, 2001
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University Of California - Davis
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For the first time, a technique known as "gene silencing" has produced resistance to a bacterial disease in crop plants, report researchers at the University of California, Davis.

For the first time, a technique known as "gene silencing" has produced resistance to a bacterial disease in crop plants, report researchers at the University of California, Davis.


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