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RESISTANCE AGAINST CUCUMBER MOSAIC VIRUS (CMV) IN TOBACCO AND TOMATO

Objective



The objective of the project is the cleavage of the CMV RNA genome by ribozymes, for which the genetic information will be engineered into the plant genome via the Agrobacterium technique. Transgenic plants will be tested by inoculation with purified virus particles.

Funding Scheme

CSC - Cost-sharing contracts

Coordinator

HOECHST AG
Address

6230 Frankfurt Am Main
Germany

Participants (5)

HEINRICH-HEINE-UNIVERSITAET DUESSELDORF
Germany
Address
Universitaetsstr. 1
40225 Duesseldorf
INST. OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY
Greece
Address
P.o. Box 1527
71110 Iraklion - Crete
KATHOLIEKE UNIVERSITEIT NIJMEGEN
Netherlands
Address
Postbus 9010
6500 GL Nijmegen
MAX-PLANCK-GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FOERDERUNG DER WISSENSCHAFTEN E.V.
Germany
Address
Carl-von-linné-weg 10
50829 Koeln
NUNHEMS ZADEN B.V.
Netherlands
Address
Postbus 4005
6080 AA Haelen