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ISRN Molecular Biology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 839427, 9 pages
Isolation of Alcohol Dehydrogenase cDNA and Basal Regulatory Region from Metroxylon sagu
Genetic Engineering Laboratory, Department of Molecular Biology, Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, 94300 Sarawak, Malaysia
Received 19 June 2012; Accepted 10 July 2012
Academic Editors: A. Montecucco and T. Tozaki
Copyright © 2012 Ching Ching Wee and Hairul Azman Roslan. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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