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Title: Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration of northern red oak (Quercus rubra L.)

Author: Vengadesan, G.; Pijut, Paula M.;

Date: 2009

Source: Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture. 97: 141-149.

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: A 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.

Keywords: embryogenic callus, germination, maturation, oak, somatic embryos

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Vengadesan, 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.


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