, Volume 84, Issue 1–2, pp 191–196 | Cite as

Induction of haploid tobacco plants from isolated pollen

  • J. Reinert
  • Y. P. S. Bajaj
  • E. Heberle
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The isolated pollen ofNicotiana tabacum cv. “Badischer Burley” obtained from coldtreated anthers (4 °C for 72 hours) cultured for 4 days, have been induced to undergo androgenesis on a synthetic medium enriched with amino acids. The advantages and potential of the culture of isolated pollen for the induction of haploids and mutation work are discussed.


Tobacco Plant Synthetic Medium ofNicotiana Tabacum Mutation Work Haploid Tobacco 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Reinert
    • 1
  • Y. P. S. Bajaj
    • 1
  • E. Heberle
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Pflanzenphysiologie und ZellbiologieFreie Universität BerlinDeutschland

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