Single Cell Culture of an Haploid Cell: The Microspore

  • Colette Nitsch
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 3)


Important advance in genetic has been achieved as a result of the work with bacteria, unicellular haploid cells because of their short life cycle and low nutrient requirement. These advantageous in bacteria may now be expected in higher plants if one works with microspores: unicellular haploid cells.


Anther Culture Cold Shock Haploid Plant Haploid Cell Anther Tissue 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Colette Nitsch
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  1. 1.Physiologie PluricellulaireC. N. R. S.GifFrance

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