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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 9064129, 13 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9064129
Research Article

Screening and Expression of a Silicon Transporter Gene (Lsi1) in Wild-Type Indica Rice Cultivars

1Laboratory of Climate-Smart Food Crop Production, Institute of Tropical Agriculture and Food Security, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
2Department of Land Management, Faculty of Agriculture, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
3Laboratory of Plantation Science and Technology, Institute of Plantation Studies, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
4Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
5Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
6Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
7IAU of Tehran Science and Research Branch, Tehran, Iran

Correspondence should be addressed to Mahbod Sahebi; moc.oohay@ibehas_dobham and Mohamed M. Hanafi; ym.ude.mpu@ifanahmm

Received 9 September 2016; Accepted 14 December 2016; Published 16 January 2017

Academic Editor: Ravindra N. Chibbar

Copyright © 2017 Mahbod Sahebi et al. 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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