Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Anthocyanin regulatory gene expression in transgenic white clover can result in an altered pattern of pigmentation.

de Majnik, J; Weinman, Jeremy; Djordjevic, Michael; Rolfe, Barry; Tanner, Gregory J; Joseph, Roslyn G; Larkin, Philip J


This study presents the first evidence of heterologous anthocyanin regulatory genes altering anthocyanin expression in stably transformed leguminous plants. Two families of anthocyanin regulatory genes, myc (delila, B-Peru) and myb (myb. Ph2, Cl), are involved in the activation of the phenylpropanoid pathway. White clover (Trifolium repens cv. Haifa) plants were transformed with dicotyledonous and monocotyledonous myb or myc genes. Some of these transformed plants exhibited enhanced anthocyanin...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2000
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Journal of Plant Physiology


There are no files associated with this item.

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator