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Efficiency of direct and indirect shoot organogenesis, molecular profiling, secondary metabolite production and antioxidant activity of micropropagated Ceropegiasantapaui
Ceropegias has acquired significant importance due to their medicinal properties, edible tubers, and its ornamental flowers. The aim of this study was to optimize direct shoot organogenesis (DSO),Expand
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Comparative pollen morphology in the early‐divergent angiosperm family Hydatellaceae reveals variation at the infraspecific level
The small aquatic family Hydatellaceae was recently assigned to the early‐divergent angiosperm order Nymphaeales. Pollen morphology is described using both SEM and LM for all 12 species ofExpand
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Molecular phylogeny of Ceropegia (Asclepiadoideae, Apocynaceae) from Indian Western Ghats
Ceropegia includes more than 200 species distributed in the Old World ranging from the Canary Islands to Australia. In India, there are about 50 species described on a morphological basis asExpand
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Highly efficient in vitro proliferation and genetic stability analysis of micropropagated Ceropegiaevansii by RAPD and ISSR markers: A critically endangered plant of Western Ghats
Ceropegiaevansii McCann (family: Asclepiadaceae), a critically endangered plant of Western Ghats has acquired significant importance due to its medicinal implications, edible tubers, and ornamentalExpand
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Micropropagation and in vitro flowering of endemic and endangered plant Ceropegia attenuata Hook
Factors affecting in vitro propagation were evaluated for Ceropegia attenuata Hook., an endemic and endangered plant having ornamental potential but a limited reproductive capacity. Rapid shootExpand
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Evaluation of l-dopa, proximate composition with in vitro anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activity of Mucuna macrocarpa beans: A future drug for Parkinson treatment
Abstract Objective To investigate L -3, 4-dihydroxyphenylalanine ( l -dopa, anti-Parkinson drug), anti-inflammatory activity, proximate nutritional composition and antioxidant potential of MucunaExpand
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Influence of synthetic plant growth substances on the survivorship and developmental parameters of Spilarctia obliqua Walker (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae)
The nontarget effects of three plant growth stimulants (gibberellic acid, Siapton and triacontanol) and two plant growth retardants (chlormequat chloride and mepiquat chloride) on the survivorshipExpand
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Seed morphology of some species belonging to family Convolvulaceae of Maharashtra
The seed characters are of great value in identification and evaluationary relationships. Seeds of 16 species belonging 2 genera of Convolvulaceae were collected from Maharashtra. The morphologicalExpand
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Comparative analysis of heterochromatin distribution in wild and cultivated Abelmoschus species based on fluorescent staining methods
A comparative analysis of fluorochrome-binding pattern in nine taxa of Abelmoschus had shown that the type, amount and distribution pattern of heterochromatin were characteristic for each taxa. TheExpand
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