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Medicinal and Aromatic Plants X

  • Y. P. S. Bajaj
  • In vitro breeding of pharmaceutically important plants

  • Production of pharmaceutically important substances through plant tissue cultures

  • Alphabetical order of the chapters, each devoted to one plant


Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 41)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XX
  2. C. Gerardi, G. Mita, E. Grillo, G. Giovinazzo, A. Miceli, P. De Leo
    Pages 14-27
  3. K. Ishimaru, N. Tanaka, T. Kamiya, T. Sato, K. Shimomura
    Pages 113-131
  4. N. A. O’Dowd, P. G. McCauley, G. Wilson, J. A. N. Parnell, T. A. K. Kavanagh, D. J. McConnell
    Pages 154-193
  5. E. M. Cappelletti, G. Innocenti, R. Caniato, R. Filippini, A. Piovan
    Pages 238-260
  6. A. C. Ronse, H. De Pooter, A. Van De Vyver, M. P. De Proft
    Pages 305-319
  7. J. Messeguer, E. Melé, N. Reixach, J. Irurre-Santilari, J. Casas
    Pages 333-348

About this book


Like the previous nine volumes published between 1988 and 1996, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants X is unique in its approach. It comprises 22 chapters dealing with the distribution, importance, conventional propagation, micropropagation, tissue culture studies, and the in vitro production of important medicinal and pharmaceutical compounds in various species of Actinidia, Alkanna, Arnebia, Campanula, Catharanthus, Centella, Chenopodium, Cornus, Cyanara, Ephedra, Euglena, Haplophyllum, Morus, Oenothera, Otacanthus, Oxalis, Polypodium, Rosmarinus, Sesamum, Solanum, Taxus, and Tephrosia. This book is tailored to the needs of advanced students, teachers, and research scientists in the field of pharmacy, plant tissue culture, phytochemistry, biochemical engineering, and plant biotechnology in general.


Arzneipflanzen Biotechnologie,Pflanzen Gewebekultur,Pflanzen Heilpflanzen aromatic plants biochemical engineering biotechnology biotechnology, plants chemistry medicine plants plant tissue culture secondary metabolitis, plants sekundäre Pflanz

Editors and affiliations

  • Y. P. S. Bajaj
    • 1
  1. 1.A-137New Friends ColonyNew DelhiIndia

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Medicinal and Aromatic Plants X
  • Editors Y.P.S. Bajaj
  • Series Title Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-62727-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-63748-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-58833-4
  • Series ISSN 0934-943X
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XX, 460
  • Number of Illustrations 225 b/w illustrations, 1 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Plant Sciences
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