Regeneration of Plants from Protoplasts of Duboisia

  • Y. Kitamura
Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 23)


The genus Duboisia (family Solanaceae) contains three species which were discovered in Australia in the 19th century. D. myoporoides (Dm; Fig. 1) was first described by Robert Brown in 1810. Then specimens of native D. hopwoodii (Dh) and D. leichhardtii (Dl), collected in 1861 and 1867, respectively, were correctly described by Baron von Mueller in 1877 (Barnard 1952).


Conditioned Medium Somatic Hybrid Mesophyll Protoplast Protoplast Isolation Coconut Water 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Kitamura
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  1. 1.Faculty of Pharmaceutical SciencesNagasaki UniversityNagasakiJapan

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