Coronilla Species: In Vitro Culture and the Production of Coumarin Compounds

  • A. Piovan
  • R. Filippini
  • G. Innocenti
  • R. Caniato
  • E. M. Cappelletti
Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 37)


The genus Coronilla s.l. (Fabaceae) consists of about 50 species of perennial shrubs and perennial or annual herbs occurring in North and Central Europe, the Canary Islands, the Mediterranean region, North Asia, China, and Somaliland (Hutchinson 1964). The genus was divided by Uhrova (1935) into four sections, namely the two monospecific sections Emerus and Ballia, the sections Eucoronilla (divided into five series), and Scorpioides.


Somatic Embryogenesis Suspension Culture Alopecia Areata Plant Cell Tissue Organ Cult Callus Type 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Piovan
    • 2
  • R. Filippini
    • 1
  • G. Innocenti
    • 2
  • R. Caniato
    • 1
  • E. M. Cappelletti
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiologyUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Pharmaceutical SciencesUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly

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