Transformation with Agrobacterium
There are a number of methods for inserting transgenes into plant cells. Two of the main methods are: 1. Gene gun, which is the method used in Dr. Parrott’s transformation lab, and 2. Agrobacterium. In the following video Shirley Sato, a plant transformation specialist, uses agrobacterium transformation method to get transgenes into soybean cells.
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