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Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration of northern red oak (Quercus rubra L.)Author(s): G. Vengadesan; Paula M. Pijut
Source: Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture. 97: 141-149.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionA somatic embryogenesis protocol for plant regeneration of northern red oak (Quercus rubra) was established from immature cotyledon explants. Embryogenic callus cultures were induced on Murashige and Skoog medium (MS) containing 3% sucrose, 0.24% Phytagel, and various concentrations of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) after 4 weeks of culture in darkness.
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CitationVengadesan, G.; Pijut, Paula M. 2009. Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration of northern red oak (Quercus rubra L.). Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture. 97: 141-149.
Keywordsembryogenic callus, germination, maturation, oak, somatic embryos
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