Strategies for cloning genes on the basis of their biological function, not biochemical activity. Used to e.g., identify defence-related genes. Methods: Mutagenesis, Differential Display, Differential and Subtractive hybridisation. cf. Targeted cloning.
Adapted from: Tronsmo, A.M., Collinge, D.B., Djurle, A., Munk, L., Yuen, J. and. Tronsmo, A. 2020 Plant pathology and plant diseases. CABI, Wallingford.
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