Arabidopsis Protocols (Methods in Molecular Biology (Cloth)) by Jose M Martinez-Zapater, Julio Salinas

By Jose M Martinez-Zapater, Julio Salinas

This accomplished choice of present and crucial protocols comprises many simply reproducible tools constructed to be used with Arabidopsis - a method for impending basic questions in plant biology. The equipment diversity from the fundamentals of starting to be those crops to classy gene cloning options and will, in lots of instances, even be utilized to different plant species with minor variations. Sections on genetics, transformation and gene expression research which are particularly necessary to scientists fascinated with mutant research or generating and studying transgenic vegetation.

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2 (with 5M KOH), autoclave, and store at 4°C. Before use, add BSA to 1 g/L. 8. Resuspension buffer ( 1X R) ( 1 L): 400 mM manmtol, 10 mM trtcme-KOH pH 7 2, EGTA-KOH pH 7 2. AdJust pH to 7 2 (with 5M KOH), autoclave, and store at 4°C 9. 5Msucrose, 50 mMMOPS AdJust pH to 7 2 with 5M KOH solution, autoclave, and store at 4°C 10. Soluttons for the percoll gradient steps are summarized in Table 1. 5 30 6 7 17 30 6 12 12 30 OThefinal volumes gwen here are sufficient for up to four-step grachent tubes 3.

The whole assembly can be wrapped by alummmm foil and sterilized by autoclavmg. 7 Although the band of floating protoplasts 1sremoved carefully, some protoplasts are invariably lost An alternatlve way IS to use a thin, sterile, glass capillary tube connected to a pipet pump with a narrow tubing The capillary 1s inserted to the bottom of the centrifuge tube, and the debris pellet and the enzyme solution are gently removed without disturbing the band of floating protoplasts. 8. An optimal preparation from leaves of five plants yields about 3-4 x lo6 protoplasts.

8. 9. 10 11 12 20 g Freshly harvested Arabzdopszs rosette leaves Polytron Cut-off 500-mL plastic cylinder Centrifuge with SS-34 and HB-4 rotors (Sorvall, DuPont, Wllmmgton, equivalent (43,400g) Ice bucket 1-L Beaker 500-mL Beaker Mlracloth (Calblochem, La Jolla, CA). 8-10 50-mL Polycarbonate tubes Paper tissue Natural bristle paint brush Aspirator. DE) or 13. Glasspipet. 14. 15 16 17 Spectrophotometer Two cuvets. Phase-contrast microscope (optional) Clark-type electrode (Hansatech, Hardwlck Industrial Estate, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, UK; optzonal) 18.

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