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Agrobacterium-mediated DNA transfer, and then some

In addition to its plasmid DNA, Agrobacterium tumefaciens can transfer its chromosomal DNA to plant genomes.

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Figure 1: Models for various mechanisms to link T-DNA to Agrobacterium chromosomal DNA.


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