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    • Tobacco Mosaic Virus as a Gene Editing Platform 

      Chiong, Kelvin Tak Lek (2018-06-28)
      Plant viruses can be engineered and utilized as transient tools for foreign gene overexpression studies and large-scale production of high value proteins. Tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) has been widely used for these purposes. ...
    • A Viral-Based Toolbox for Efficient Gene Editing in Nicotiana Species 

      Cody, Will Bryan (2018-07-27)
      The CRISPR/Cas9 site-specific nuclease from a prokaryotic viral defense mechanism has been adapted into a gene editing tool for molecular biologists. Consisting of two deliverable parts, a Cas9 nuclease and sequence specific ...