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Juvenile Tissue Citrus Transformation Facility


CCTF is located on the campus of CREC. The laboratory has standard equipment including:

  • 3 laminar flow hoods
  • Autoclave
  • Sterilizing furnace
  • Incubator
  • Thermo-controlled shaker
  • Zeiss microscopes including inverted stereo microscope and binocular microscope equipped with digital camera which uses SPOT software for fluorescence analysis

Plants and explants are kept in 2 new Percival reach-in growth chambers, and in a greenhouse certified for transgenic material.