Somatic Embryogenesis in Woody Plants Volume 5

The quality of human life has been maintained and enhanced for generations by the use of trees and their products. In recent years, ever rising human population growth has put a tremendous pressure on trees and tree products; growing awareness of the potential of previously unexploited tree resource...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Jain, S.M. (Editor), Gupta, Pramod P.K. (Editor), Newton, R.J. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1999, 1999
Edition:1st ed. 1999
Series:Forestry Sciences
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Section A
  • 1. Somatic embryogenesis of Ocotea catharinensis: an endangered tress of the Mata Atlantica (S. Brazil)
  • 2. Somatic embryogenesis in linden (Tilia spp.)
  • 3. Somatic embryogenesis in big-leaf mahogany (Swietentia macrophylla King)
  • 4. Somatic embryogenesis in Eucalyptus grandis and E. dunni
  • 5. Somatic embryogenesis in Gnetum ula
  • 6. Somatic embryogenesis in rosewood and other Indian tree legumes
  • 7. Fundamental and applied aspects of somatic embryogenesis in Araujia sericifera
  • 8. Somatic embryogenesis from winter buds of 10-year-old Aralia elata
  • 9. Somatic embryogenesis in Hoheria angustifolia
  • 10. Somatic embryogenesis in black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia L.)
  • 11. Direct somatic embryogenesis from leaves of Camellia japonica
  • Section B
  • 12. Somatic embryogenesis in kiwifruit (Actinidia sp.)
  • 13. Somatic embryogenesis of avocado (Persea americana Mill.)
  • 14. Somatic embryogenesis in Prunus species
  • Section C
  • 15. Somatic embryogenesis in tea (Camellia sinensis (L.) O. Kuntze
  • 16. Somatic embryogenesis of coffee
  • Section D
  • 17. Genetic transformation in conifers
  • 18. Transformation of somatic embryos of fruit trees and grapevine