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In vitro rapid and mass multiplication of highly valuable medicinal plant Bacopa monnieri (L.) Wettst.
A protocol has been developed for micropropagation of Bacopa monnieri (L) Wettst, a medicinal plant of high commercial potential with legendary reputation as a memory vitalizer. Nodal segmentsExpand
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Conservation of biodiversity of highly important medicinal plants of India through tissue culture technology - a review.
According to the Red List of threatened species 44 plant species are critically endangered, 113 endangered and 87 vulnerable (IUCN, 2000). Many medicinal plants are also in trouble from overExpand
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Aconitum: need for sustainable exploitation (with special reference to Uttarakhand).
Red Data Book has a long list of many endangered medicinal plants in which genus Aconitum, known as monkshood, wolfsbane, Devil's helmet or blue rocket, belonging to the family Ranunculaceae finds aExpand
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Assessment of Genetic Fidelity of in vitro Raised Plants in Swertia chirayita through ISSR, RAPD analysis and Peroxidase Profiling during Organogenesis
ABSTRACT An efficient in vitro regeneration protocol for medicinally important herb Swertia chirayita was developed and the genetic fidelity was assessed using RAPD and ISSR markers. The best shootExpand
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Standardization of Sterilization Protocol for Micro propagation of Aconitum heterophyllum- An Endangered Medicinal Herb
A protocol has been standardized for sterilization of nodal segments and seeds of Aconitum heterophyllum for its micropropagation intended for its mass propagation and conservation. Three sterilizingExpand
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In Vitro Flower Induction from Shoots Regenerated from Cultured Axillary Buds of Endangered Medicinal Herb Swertia chirayita H. Karst.
In vitro flowering and effective micropropagation protocol were studied in Swertia chirayita, an important medicinal plant using axillary bud explants. The Murashige and Skoog's medium (MS)Expand
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Enhancement of in vitro growth of Swertia chirayita Roxb. Ex Fleming co-cultured with plant growth promoting rhizobacteria
Micropropagated plants usually show high mortality rate when transferred to the field that depends upon different biotic and abiotic factors. Also, a weak root system of the plants arises due to theExpand
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Production of genetically uniform plants from shoot tips of Aconitum heterophyllum Wall. – a critically endangered medicinal herb
ABSTRACT We report the successful micropropagation of a critically endangered medicinal plant Aconitum heterophyllum Wall., using low concentrations of plant growth regulators (PGRs) and molecularExpand
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