Chapter 17. Plant Cell Cultures

  1. Prof. Dr. H.-J. Rehm2 and
  2. Dr. G. Reed3
  1. Maike Petersen and
  2. August Wilhelm Alfermann

Published Online: 7 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527620999.ch17

Biotechnology Set, Second Edition

Biotechnology Set, Second Edition

How to Cite

Petersen, M. and Alfermann, A. W. (2001) Plant Cell Cultures, in Biotechnology Set, Second Edition (eds H.-J. Rehm and G. Reed), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527620999.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut für Mikrobiologie, Universität Münster, Corrensstraße 3, D-4400 Münster

  2. 3

    2131 N. Summit Ave., Apartment #304, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1347, USA

Author Information

  1. Düsseldorf, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527257621

Online ISBN: 9783527620999



  • microtubules;
  • microfilaments;
  • manipulation;
  • isolation;
  • hydrolytic enzymes


The prelims comprise:

  • The Organization of Higher Plants and Plant Cells and Their Impact on Plant Cell Biotechnology

  • In vitro Cultures of Plants and Plant Cells

  • Plant Cell Cultures and the Production of Secondary Compounds

  • Application of Plant Tissue Culture Techniques in Agriculture

  • Outlook

  • References