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RNAi for insect-proof plants

RNA interference induced in insects after ingestion of plant-expressed hairpin RNA offers promise for managing devastating crop pests.

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Figure 1: RNAi and the genes that control it in plants and animals.


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Gordon, K., Waterhouse, P. RNAi for insect-proof plants. Nat Biotechnol 25, 1231–1232 (2007).

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