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Review of research on Dendrobium sonia-28, a hybrid from Orchidacea family and mutation as somaclonal variation

By: Raheleh Dehgahi, Alireza Joniyas

Key Words: Dendrobium sonia-28, Somaclonal variation, Gamma radiation

Int. J. Biosci. 10(6), 29-47, June 2017.



Dendrobium sonia-28 is an important orchid hybrid in the Malaysian flower industry for its flowering recurrence and dense inflorescences which currently facing serious production problems due fungal diseases, especially caused by Fusarium proliferatum. To overcome this impediment, one of the strategies being pursued is by the production of new somaclonal variants via induced mutation.

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Review of research on Dendrobium sonia-28, a hybrid from Orchidacea family and mutation as somaclonal variation

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