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Translation of Animal Virus RNA in the Cytoplasm of a Plant Cell
E. Cairns, H. H. Gschwender, M. Primke, M. Yamakawa, P. Traub and H. G. Schweiger
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Vol. 75, No. 11 (Nov., 1978), pp. 5557-5559
Published by: National Academy of Sciences
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/68672
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Isolated Acetabularia crenulata nuclei were injected with Mengo virus RNA solution and then implanted into anucleate posterior Acetabularia mediterranea cell fragments or fused with Acetabularia ryukyuensis cytoplasts. The injected animal virus RNA was actively translated in the plant cell cytoplasm. Mengo virus proteins were detected and localized in Acetabularia cytoplasts by use of an immunofluorescence method on the first to fifth day after injection.
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