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Recent Advances in Plant in vitro Culture

Edited by Annarita Leva

Trees and Timber Institute, Italy


The purpose of this book is to provide the advances in plant in vitro culture as related to perennial fruit crops and medicinal plants. Basic principles and new techniques, now available, are presented in detail. The book will be of use to researchers, teachers in biotechnology and for individuals interested to the commercial application of plant in vitro culture.

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Recent Advances in Plant in vitro CultureEdited by Annarita Leva

Published: October 17th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/52760

ISBN: 978-953-51-0787-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5331-3

Copyright year: 2012

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252879 Total Chapter Downloads

96 Crossref Citations

109 Web of Science Citations

229 Dimensions Citations


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1. Plant Tissue Culture: Current Status and Opportunities

By Altaf Hussain, Iqbal Ahmed Qarshi, Hummera Nazir and Ikram Ullah


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2. Plant Tissue Culture Media

By Abobkar I.M. Saad and Ahmed M. Elshahed


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3. The Science of Plant Tissue Culture as a Catalyst for Agricultural and Industrial Development in an Emerging Economy

By S.E. Aladele, A.U. Okere, E. Jamaldinne , P.T. Lyam, O. Fajimi, A. Adegeye and C.M. Zayas


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4. The Prerequisite of the Success in Plant Tissue Culture: High Frequency Shoot Regeneration

By Mustafa Yildiz


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5. In vitro Tissue Culture, a Tool for the Study and Breeding of Plants Subjected to Abiotic Stress Conditions

By Rosa Ma Pérez-Clemente and Aurelio Gómez-Cadenas


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6. Flow Cytometry Applied in Tissue Culture

By Moacir Pasqual, Leila Aparecida Salles Pio, Ana Catarina Lima Oliveira and Joyce Dória Rodrigues Soares


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7. Somaclonal Variation in Tissue Culture: A Case Study with Olive

By A.R. Leva, R. Petruccelli and L.M.R. Rinaldi


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8. Tissue Culture Techniques for Native Amazonian Fruit Trees

By Moacir Pasqual, Edvan Alves Chagas, Joyce Dória Rodrigues Soares and Filipe Almendagna Rodrigues


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9. Polyamines, Gelling Agents in Tissue Culture, Micropropagation of Medicinal Plants and Bioreactors

By Giuseppina Pace Pereira Lima, Renê Arnoux da Silva Campos, Lilia Gomes Willadino, Terezinha J.R. Câmara and Fabio Vianello


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10. Effect of Additives on Micropropagation of an Endangered Medicinal Tree Oroxylum indicum L. Vent

By Y.K. Bansal and Mamta Gokhale


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11. Production of Useful Secondary Metabolites Through Regulation of Biosynthetic Pathway in Cell and Tissue Suspension Culture of Medicinal Plants

By Hu Gaosheng and Jia Jingming


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