"Symposium on Applications of Plant Cell and Tissue Culture, held at the Kyoto International Conference Centre, Kyoto, Japan, 20-22 October 1987"--Page v
"A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Editors: Gregory Bock and Joan Marsh
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Herbicide-resistant plants from cultured cells / R.S. Chaleff -- Somaclonal variation / William R. Scowcroft, Philip J. Larkin -- Applications of cell and tissue culture in tree improvement / Don J. Durzan -- The induction of embryogenesis in Nicotiana immature pollen in culture / Hiroshi Harada, Masaharu Kyo, Jun Imamura -- Producing fertile somatic hybrids / Edward C. Cocking -- Application of microinjection to a high frequency and synchronous somatic embryogenesis system in carrot suspension cultures / Atsushi Komamine, Koji Nomura -- Protoplast fusion-mediated transfer of male sterility and other plasmone-controlled traits / Esra Galun, Avihai Perl, Dvora Aviv -- Analysis of chloroplast genomes in parasexual hybrid calli / Atsushi Hirai, Shinji Akada, Satomi Sugiura -- Transformation of plant cells / T.C. Hall, R.T. DeRose -- Direct gene transfer to plants / Ingo Potrykus -- Germplasm preservation / Lyndsey A. Withers -- Elicitation and metabolism of phytoalexins in plant cell cultures / W. Barz, S. Daniel, W. Hinderer, U. Jaques, H. Kessmann, J. Koster, C. Otto, K. Tiemann -- Biosynthesis of tropane alkaloids / Yasuyuki Yamada, Takashi Hashimoto -- Biotechnological approaches to the production of isoquinoline alkaloids / M.H. Zenk, M. Ruffer, T.M. Kutchan, E. Galneder -- Industrial production of shikonin and berberine / Yasuhiro Fujita -- Problems in commercial exploitation of plant cell cultures / M.W. Fowler