Post by teencpgrower2 on Aug 24, 2008 12:11:00 GMT 7
Hi everyone i was recently looking into tissue culture and was wondering if you had any advice, i know it is a very i guess hard procedure, but i was wondering if anyone has read a book or website that has very detailed information on the tissue culture aka micro-propagation of plants, that they would recommend i read or buy. I was going to try a small scale micro-propagation with about 12-50 cultures, under stabilized conditions in a sterile aquarium, i wouldn't plan to start this until probably next year once Ive gotten as much knowledge as possible on micro-propagation, i would like to start this as early as possible so i can become aware on how to do it, it will probably be one of the harder things to do, but Ive tried and failed and tried again on many of my hobbies, if i can learn how to use micro-propagation that would be one large step into my plant propagation knowledge, and probably would help toward a future business, and or job in the future knowing that I'm just going into high school this year(9th grade). Any advice or knowledge would be really appreciated
Probably you would need a laminar flow cabinet when transfering tissue cultures? I think it is vital to prevent contamination. Just a guess though. That was what I used back in the university years, but it's not related tissue culture anyway.
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