Peach Mesocarp Explant Enlargement and Callus Production in vitro

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Science  20 Apr 1962:
Vol. 136, Issue 3512, pp. 264-265
DOI: 10.1126/science.136.3512.264


Explants from fruits of the peach were stimulated to grow by cell enlargement, cell division, or both when placed on media containing kinetin. Callus cultures have been obtained, even occasionally from ripening fruits, long after cessation of normal cell division.