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Diversity, classification, and nomenclature of cultivated plants, weeds, microbes, and insect-pests
Centers of diversity of crops and wild genetic diversity
Learn introductory biotechnology and biodiversity with Braimy- B.Sc Agriculture
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  • Expression of transgene is either very poor or absent.

Gene Silencing in Horticultural Transgenic Crops - ScienceDirect

The main reasons are:

a) Lack of adequate promotor or enhancer strength.

b) Problems with the base sequence of transgene.

c) Introduction of the additional copies by transformation of genes.

d) Integration of transgenic heterochromatin region or it activates an undesirable gene.

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