The development of the Agrobacterium Ti plasmid as a vector for plant genetic engineering was discussed. The 2002 Benjamin Franklin Medal in life sciences presented to Mary-Dell Chilton was also discussed. The technology for introducing new genes into crops plants was presented.
- Plant genetic engineering
- Ti plasmid
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- Control and Systems Engineering
- Signal Processing
- Computer Networks and Communications
- Applied Mathematics