Patent Number: 7,732,662

Title: Method for the transformation of plant cell plastids

Abstract: Novel compositions and methods useful for genetic engineering of plant cells to provide a method of producing plastid transformed plants are provided in the instant invention. In particular, the present invention provides methods for obtaining plastid transformed plants on medium containing plastid lethal compounds.

Inventors: Staub; Jeffrey M (Wildwood, MO), Ye; Guangning (Ellisville, MO), Broyles; Debra L. (Wright City, MO)

Assignee: Monsanto Technology LLC

International Classification: C12N 15/82 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-06-08 0:00:00