Production of Tropane Alkaloids by Hairy Root Cultures of Scopolia japonica


Hairy root clones of Scopolia japonica were established by selection of adventitious roots formed on the root segments inoculated with Agrobacterium rhizogenes strain 1 5834. Twenty-nine isolated hairy root clones displayed various phenotypes characterized by growth rate, opine production and tropane alkaloid production. Of these, two highly alkaloid… (More)

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