anther culture

anther culture

[′an·thər ‚kəl·chər]
(botany)
A haploid tissue culture derived from anthers or pollen cells.
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Other varieties are Tubigan 7, the country's first product of marker-aided selection; and Tubigan 3, which is the agency's first variety developed through anther culture.
CNDH populations were developed from anther culture of F1, which was derived after a crossing WBPH, Sogatella furcifera resistance 'Cheongcheong' and susceptible 'Nagdong' lines.
Alternate techniques involve development of haploids using anther culture microspore culture and ovule culture.
In anther culture anthers (male part of a flower) are used as explant to produce haploid plants used in the breeding programme.
In vitro plant regeneration through anther culture of five rice varieties.
9] reported formation of doubled hapioid sunflower plants by androgenesis using in vitro anther culture which later turned out to be derived from diploid callus of anther wall / connective tissue rather than from anthers.
This latter method is more technically demanding, which limits its application to a range of species narrower than anther culture.
Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration from anther culture of Citrus aurantium and Citrus reticulata.