hS - 2 ( Camellia sinensis L.)

Origin: stem

Morphology: yellow biomass

Mode of cultivation: solid medium

Conditions for cultivation: modified Heller medium (2,4-D 5mg/l)

subculture procedure - change of the solid medium on 45-50th day of cultivation

cryconservation - not tested

Sterility: tests for bacteria, fungi and mycoplasma were negative

Species: karyological analysis, biochemical determination of secondary substances

Karyology: 2n=30, variability in the range between 20-150 chromosomes, modal class 2n, aneuploid cells

Other properties:

producer of phenolic compounds (catechins, proanthocyanidins tc)

Applications: biotechnology

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