Genetic transformation of forest trees

  • Diaga Diouf Laboratoire de Biotechnologies végétales, Département de Biologie Végétale, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, Université Cheikh Anta Diop, BP 5005, Dakar, Sénégal

Abstract

In this review, the recent progress on genetic transformation of forest trees were discussed. Its described also, different applications of genetic engineering for improving forest trees or understanding the mechanisms governing genes expression in woody plants.

Key words: Genetic transformation, transgenic forest trees, gene expression.

African Journal of Biotechnology Vol.2(10) 2003: 328-333
Published
2004-02-27
Section
Articles

Journal Identifiers


eISSN: 1684-5315