The biomass and lipid content detected through Nile Red staining method and TAG level in CrCIS RNAi transgenic C. reinhardtii. A) The growth curve of CrCIS RNAi transgenic algae. B) The lipid content detected Nile Red staining method of CrCIS RNAi transgenic algae. C) TAG level detected by GC/MS after the strains cultivated for six days. Maa7-4(10,19): pMaa7IR/XIR transgenic algae strains; CIS-RNAi-1(28,65): pMaa7IR/CrCISIR transgenic algae strains.
Deng et al. BMC Biochemistry 2013 14:38 doi:10.1186/1471-2091-14-38