In Vitro Technology in Plant Conservation: Relevance to Biocultural Diversity

  title={In Vitro Technology in Plant Conservation: Relevance to Biocultural Diversity},
  author={V. Kulak and Sheri Longboat and Nicolas D. Brunet and Mukund R. Shukla and Praveen K. Saxena},
Plant diversity is critical to the functioning of human societies, and evidence shows that plant conservation success is driven by integrative approaches that include social and biological factors. Plants have a unique capacity to reproduce asexually, and propagation practices can yield large numbers of plantlets. These plantlets can be used in several ways to fulfil conservation goals including the repopulation of regions with declining densities of threatened species that hold cultural… 
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