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Biolistic Transformations

Peter Quail pquail at ENZYME.BERKELEY.EDU
Mon May 6 14:43:28 EST 1991

In response to Chris Town's question about bombarding Arabidopsis, I have 
used the Dupont Biolistic gun for this purpose.  I used a standard DNA
and particle preparation protocol and shot 2, 3, and 4 day old etiolated
seedlings as well as 3-week old green plants.  The 2 day seedlings worked
somewhat better than the 3 or 4 day old ones.  I did not try earlier 
stages.  Feel free to contact me directly (415-559-5916) for further
Tim Caspar

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