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Detecting and quantifying the adventitious presence of transgenic seeds in safflower, Carthamus tinctorius L


, : Detecting and quantifying the adventitious presence of transgenic seeds in safflower, Carthamus tinctorius L. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 56(14): 5506-5513

Safflower (<i>Carthamus tinctorius</i> L.) is currently being developed as a platform for the production of novel proteins. Methods for detecting and quantifying transgenic safflower are needed to ensure seed quality and to monitor for its adventitious presence. We developed and compared three methods of assaying for transgenic safflower presence in conventional seedlots: field bioassays, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA), and quantitative polymerase chain reaction (Q-PCR).

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PMID: 18578537

DOI: 10.1021/jf800683g


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