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adventitious

(of a plant or animal part) developing in an abnormal position, as a root that grows from a stem

adventitious

[‚ad·ven′tish·əs]
(biology)
Also known as adventive.
Acquired spontaneously or accidentally, not by heredity.
Arising, as a tissue or organ, in an unusual or abnormal place.
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Determining treatment effect on average number of leaves produced from regenerated adventitious shoots
Adventitious shoot regeneration in a bioreactor system and EST-PCR based clonal fidelity in lowbush blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium Ait.).
In contrast, using TDZ prevented developing of elongated meristem to a single plantlet and caused axillary bud emersion and subsequently adventitious shoot induction (Figure 1).
Ieamkhang and Chatchawankanphanich (2005) reported that adventitious shoots were induced on media containing timentin or clavamox with no significant differences.
Following in vitro culture, and during 4 weeks, data were recorded on the percentage of explants with adventitious shoots and roots, the percentage of explants with callus, the number of shoots and roots per explant, the shoot and root length, and the percentage of explants with contamination and with browning.
Adventitious shoot formation and plant regeneration from Pinus pinaster Sol.
Adventitious shoot regeneration of the medicinal aquatic plant water hyssop (Bacopa monnieri L.
The surface-sterilized primary explants of red pitaya were inoculated in culture medium for adventitious shoot induction and proliferation.
Adventitious shoot induction was highly influenced by the type of cytokinin.