Light elicited growth, antioxidant enzymes activities and production of medicinal compounds in callus culture of Cnidium officinale Makino.

@article{Adil2019LightEG,
  title={Light elicited growth, antioxidant enzymes activities and production of medicinal compounds in callus culture of Cnidium officinale Makino.},
  author={Muhammad Adil and Xiuxia Ren and Byoung Ryong Jeong},
  journal={Journal of photochemistry and photobiology. B, Biology},
  year={2019},
  volume={196},
  pages={
          111509
        }
}
Cnidium officinale Makino is an important medicinal plant of oriental clinics and is considered as the main source of phthalides, polyphenols, and flavonoids. However, there is no available report regarding the effect of different light colors on the secondary metabolites composition of C. officinale. In this study different light (dark, white, blue, red and red: blue) conditions were arranged to raise callus on MS medium containing 0.5 mg·L-1 of each 2,4-D and BAP. Callus grown in dark… CONTINUE READING