Book 2008

Plant Propagation by Tissue Culture

Volume 1. The Background


ISBN: 978-1-4020-5004-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-5005-3 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XI

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-28

    Plant Tissue Culture Procedure - Background

  3. Chapter

    Pages 29-64

    Micropropagation: Uses and Methods

  4. Chapter

    Pages 65-113

    The Components of Plant Tissue Culture Media I: Macro- and Micro-Nutrients

  5. Chapter

    Pages 115-173

    The Components of Plant Tissue Culture Media II: Organic Additions, Osmotic and pH Effects, and Support Systems

  6. Chapter

    Pages 175-204

    Plant Growth Regulators I: Introduction; Auxins, their Analogues and Inhibitors

  7. Chapter

    Pages 205-226

    Plant Growth Regulators II: Cytokinins, their Analogues and Antagonists

  8. Chapter

    Pages 227-281

    Plant Growth Regulators III : Gibberellins, Ethylene, Abscisic Acid, their Analogues and Inhibitors; Miscellaneous Compounds.

  9. Chapter

    Pages 283-333

    Developmental Biology

  10. Chapter

    Pages 335-354

    Somatic Embryogenesis

  11. Chapter

    Pages 355-401

    Adventitious Regeneration

  12. Chapter

    Pages 403-422

    Stock Plant Physiological Factors Affecting Growth and Morphogenesis

  13. Chapter

    Pages 423-464

    Effects of the Physical Environment

  14. Chapter

    Pages 465-477

    The Anatomy and Morphology of Tissue Cultured Plants

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 479-501