History of plant tissue culture.

@article{Thorpe2007HistoryOP,
  title={History of plant tissue culture.},
  author={Trevor A. Thorpe},
  journal={Molecular biotechnology},
  year={2007},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={169-80}
}
Plant tissue culture, or the aseptic culture of cells, tissues, organs, and their components under defined physical and chemical conditions in vitro, is an important tool in both basic and applied studies as well as in commercial application. It owes its origin to the ideas of the German scientist, Haberlandt, at the begining of the 20th century. The early studies led to root cultures, embryo cultures, and the first true callus/tissue cultures. The period between the 1940s and the 1960s was… CONTINUE READING

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