Plant Tissue Culture Submitted by sharada | 1 / Feb / 2010
The progress in the development of the modern technologies refers to genetic engineering as well as cell- and tissue culture technologies. Tissue culture is the growth of tissues and/or cells separate from the organism. This is typically facilitated via use of a liquid, semi-solid, or solid growth medium, such as broth or agar. Tissue culture commonly refers to the culture of animal cells and tissues, while the more specific term plant tissue culture is used for plants. Present presentation is elaborating the basics of PTC along with types and applications.
plant tissue culture, explants, micropropogation, biotransformation, secondary metabolite production.
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