Tissue Culture and Prospects for Improvement Arachis hypogaea and Other Oil Seed Crops uri icon


  • Advances In tissue culture technology have improved our knowledge about the regeneration of plants from cultures of a wide range of cells, tissue and organs In a greet diversity of plants, and have now provided a novel approach to crop improvement. The progress made in tissue cultures of major oil seed crops is reviewed. In Arachis hypogees, tissus and organ cultures have been attempted in the pest bot with very limited success.The contraints to Improving yields In A. hypogees and the approaches made to overcome them using tissue culture techniques are discussed in detail

publication date

  • 1982