Bioscience Discovery, Volume 11, Number 4, Page Number 191-251, Month & Year: Oct. - 2020

In Vitro Studies In Medicinal Plant Bacopa monnieri L.

Pramod Fuke, Sangeeta Ahuja1 and Narayan Pandhure

1Dept of Botany, Sir Sayyed College, Aurangabad
Tissue Culture Laboratory, Department of Botany,
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad-431004

Article Info



Received: 30-08-2020,
Revised: 21-09-2020,
Accepted: 01-10-2020

The present investigations micropropagation studies have been carried out in highly medicinal plant Bacopa monnieri L.. Effect of auxins (IAA, NAA & 2, 4-D) and cytokinins (BA, KIN & TDZ) on callus induction and IAA and TDZ on root induction were assessed. Callus induction on Murashige and Skoog’s medium (MS) supplemented with NAA, 2,4-D and TDZ at various combinations/concentrations were also investigated. The auxiliary buds formed from both leaf and nodal explants on hormone free MS medium within 9 d. Growth hormones at different combinations brought out remarkable variations in shoot, root and callus induction.

Keywords: Bacopa monnieri L., growth hormones, auxiliary shoot proliferation, transplantation.

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Pramod Fuke, Sangeeta Ahuja1 and Narayan Pandhure 2020. In Vitro Studies In Medicinal Plant Bacopa monnieri L.. Bioscience Discovery, 11(4):195-198.

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