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A farewell to bacterial ARMs?

A plant gene that confers antibiotic resistance provides a 'cleaner' selectable marker for plant transgenesis.

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Figure 1: Possible modes of action of AtWBC19, an A. thaliana kanamycin resistance factor, in plants.

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Rea, P. A farewell to bacterial ARMs?. Nat Biotechnol 23, 1085–1087 (2005). https://doi.org/10.1038/nbt0905-1085

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