Rachel L Erwin

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Theobroma cacao, the chocolate tree, is an important economic crop in East Africa, South East Asia, and South and Central America. Propagation of elite varieties has been achieved through somatic embryogenesis (SE) but low efficiencies and genotype dependence still presents a significant limitation for its propagation at commercial scales. Manipulation of(More)
Researchers in universities across the globe have made great strides toward understanding many of the fundamental underlying principals of plant growth regulation, using the model plant Arabidopsis. This has resulted in a wealth of avenues to explore for better control of plant development and morphology during propagation in vitro. The challenge in the(More)
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