Mel.

Origin: Melia indica Azadoracht. (Meliaceae) juvenile plant hypocotyl transformation

with pRi Agrobacterium rhizogenes, strain R-1601

Morphology: highly branching roots

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

22-25oC, 90 rpm, liquid culture

subculture procedure - transferring root tips each 4 weeks

explant ~ 250 per 30 ml of nutrient medium

conservation - maintenance on the solid medium at room temperature

Viability after conservation: 60%

Sterility: fungi and bacteria free

Species: opine test

Plating efficiency:  non-cloning

Applications: biotechnology

Collections: HRC