Synthetic seed

Topic:

Seeds

Definition:

“Seeds (often a somatic embryo surrounded by a synthetic encapsulation) produced from vegetative tissue (usually by tissue culture) that are clones possessing identical genotypes.”

References

Copeland, L.O., McDonald, M.B., 1999. Principles of Seed Science and Technology. Springer US, Boston, MA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-1783-2

Last Updated:

Nov. 2020
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