In Vitro Cultivation of Plant Cells

In Vitro Cultivation of Plant Cells

by BIOTOL
     
 

This text aims to provide the essential knowledge of the core processes involved in the cultivation of plant cells and tissues in vitro thereby enabling readers to understand and contribute to the practical application of these techniques. The text
begins by introducing the key terms used in plant tissue culture and provides an overview of the range and objectives… See more details below

Overview

This text aims to provide the essential knowledge of the core processes involved in the cultivation of plant cells and tissues in vitro thereby enabling readers to understand and contribute to the practical application of these techniques. The text
begins by introducing the key terms used in plant tissue culture and provides an overview of the range and objectives of plant tissue culture studies. Subsequent chapters provide knowledge of the processes of the major techniques developed within the framework of the perspectives described in the introductory chapter. The important issues of media formulation and preparation are described together with discussion of the influence of plant growth regulators on the growth and development of plant cell systems in vitro.

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An introduction to the techniques of growing plant cells and tissue in the laboratory, an important step in genetic engineering and elite clone development. Presents the vocabulary, the different techniques used to achieve different objectives, and methods of scaling the process up for industrial production. A textbook for self-study. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750605540
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
09/01/1993
Series:
Biotechnology by Open Learning Series
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x (d)

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