Plant Molecular Biology Reporter

, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp 45–53 | Cite as

Carrot cell mutants

  • Jack M. Widholm
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Culture Plant Cell Anthranilate Carrot Cell Plant Molecular Biology Reporter Wild Carrot 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jack M. Widholm
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  1. 1.Department of AgronomyUniversity of IlinoisUrbana

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