Methods and apparatus for transformation of naturally competent cells

Procédés et appareil pour transformer des cellules naturellement compétentes

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The present invention includes compositions and methods of co-transformation of naturally competent cells. In one aspect of the invention, a method is included for introducing nucleic acid sequences into one or more naturally competent cells in parallel. In other aspects, a heterogenic pool of co-transformed naturally competent cells and an apparatus for introducing two or more populations of nucleic acid sequences into a population of naturally competent cells in parallel are also included.
Cette invention concerne des compositions et des procédés de co-transformation de cellules naturellement compétentes. Selon un aspect, l'invention concerne un procédé pour introduire des séquences d'acides nucléiques dans une ou plusieurs cellules naturellement compétentes en parallèle. Selon d'autres aspects, l'invention concerne un pool hétérogène de cellules naturellement compétentes co-transformées et un appareil pour introduire deux populations de séquences d'acides nucléiques ou plus dans une population de cellules naturellement compétentes en parallèle.

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