Plant Biotechnology Journal

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Edited By: Henry Daniell

Impact Factor: 5.677

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 13/196 (Plant Sciences); 16/165 (Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

Online ISSN: 1467-7652

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Virtual and Special Issues

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Here are some published recent virtual and special issues from the journal:

Special Issue: Metabolic Engineering
In this special issue, the editors bring together a selection of papers which highlight the importance of metabolic engineering to a wide range of applications within plant science.

Special Issue: Next Generation Sequencing Technologies
The last 5 years have seen a revolution in next-generation DNA sequencing, with plant researchers readily adopting the technology to decipher the structure and function of plant genomes. This special edition aims to capture the latest developments in plant biotechnology driven by advances in DNA sequencing technology.

GM Crops
This collection of papers is, in the PBJ editors' view, a convenient synthesis of what has been published in the field in recent years, and a useful working basis for what is to come next.

Chloroplast Biotechnology
Browse through the PDF booklet of abstracts below or read the full articles online

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Recent Review Papers

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Engineering nitrogen use efficient crop plants: the current statusChandra H. McAllister, Perrin H. Beatty, Allen G. Good

Genetic modification; the development of transgenic ornamental plant varieties
Stephen F. Chandler, Cory Sanchez

TILLING in extremis
Trevor L. Wang, Cristobal Uauy, Fran Robson, Brad Till

An intellectual property sharing initiative in agricultural biotechnology: development of broadly accessible technologies for plant transformation
Cecilia L. Chi-Ham, Sara Boettiger, Rosa Figueroa-Balderas, Sara Bird, Josef N. Geoola, Pablo Zamora, Monica Alandete-Saez, Alan B. Bennett

Field trials and tribulations—making sense of the regulations for experimental field trials of transgenic crops in Europe
Sonia Gómez-Galera, Richard M. Twyman, Penelope A.C. Sparrow, Bart Van Droogenbroeck, René Custers, Teresa Capell, Paul Christou

Genome modifications in plant cells by custom-made restriction enzymes
Tzvi Tzfira, Dan Weinthal, Ira Marton, Vardit Zeevi, Amir Zuker, Alexander Vainstein