Origin: Ipomea purpurea L., spec. Morning glory (Convolvulaceae) juvenile

 plant leaves transformation with pRi Agrobacterium rhizogenes, strain R-1601

Morphology: branching roots

Conditions for cultivation:  medium - MSO (1/2 N)

22-25oC, 90 rpm, liquid culture

subculture procedure - transferring root tips each 5 weeks

explant ~ 250 mg per 30 ml of nutrient medium

conservation - maintenance on the solid medium at room temperature

Viability after conservation: 50%

Sterility: fungi and bacteria free

Species: opine test

Plating efficiency:  non-cloning

Other properties:

contamination sensitivity: sensitive

Applications: biotechnology

Collections: HRC