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Potato Research

, Volume 42, Issue 3–4, pp 489–498 | Cite as

In vitro microtuberization: an evaluation of culture conditions for the production of virus-free seed potatoes

  • C. L. Lê
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Summary

A tissue culture technique is described in which nodal cuttings ofSolanum tuberosum L. are induced to form usable microtubers in order to produce high health status of the seed potato genotypes cultivated in Switzerland.

Additional keywords

Solanum tuberosum L. microtubers nodal cuttings in vitro tuberization 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. L. Lê
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  1. 1.Station Fédérale de Recherches en Production Végétale de ChanginsNyonSwitzerland

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