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As. Pac. J. Mol. Biol. & Biotech., January 2010 Vol. 18 (1)

pg. 1 Letter from the Editor.

Rofina Yasmin Othman

Chief Editor, Asia Pacific Journal for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

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pg. 3 Foreword From Organising Chairman.

Helen Nair

Chair, Asia Pacific Conference On Plant Tissue Culture And Agribiotechnology (APaCPA) 2007

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pg. 5-6 Biotechnology for Better Food, Health & Quality Living

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pg. 7-14 Agribiotechnology for the ASIA Pacific Region

Michael G. K. Jones

School of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology, Western Australian State Agricultural Biotechnology Centre, Murdoch University, Perth, WA 6150, Australia.

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pg. 15-21 Bioinformatic characterization of plant networks

Jason McDermott1, Ram Samudrala2*

1Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Group, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, MSIN K7-90, Richland, Washington 99352.
2Department of Microbiology, Box 357242, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195


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Biotechnology: The environment, health and industry
pg. 23-25 Application Of Nadh Fluorescence Sensing In Plant Cell Bioreactor For Azadirachtin (A Biopesticide) Production

Smita Srivastava1, Ashok K. Srivastava2*

1Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology,Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016, India.
2 Professor and Head, Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology,Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016, India.


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pg. 27-30 T lymphocyte-restricted serine/threonine kinase PKCq as a drug target for autoimmune disease

Seng-Lai Tan1, 2*, Jingyong Zhao1, Chen Bi1, XinYi Cynthia Chen1, Deena L. Hepburn1, Jian Wang1, Jonathon D. Sedgwick1, Subba R. Chintalacharuvu1, and Songqing Na1

1Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN 46285, USA.
2Hematology and Oncology Research, Amgen Inc., 1201 Amgen Court West, Seattle, WA 98119, USA


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pg. 31-33 Continuous Cultivation of Wautersia eutropha for the Production of A Biodegradable Polymer Poly-(β-Hydroxybutyrate)

Shilpi Khanna and A. K. Srivastava*

Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016, India.

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pg. 35 Indian Biotechnology: Milestones Behind And Miles Ahead!

S. Natesh

Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi,India.

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pg. 37-41 Production of salt stress tolerant rice by overexpression of the catalase gene, katE, derived from Escherichia coli

Tsuyoshi Motohashi1, Kenji Nagamiya1, Shamsul H. Prodhan1, Kimiko Nakao1, Toshiyuki Shishido1, Yujiro Yamamoto1, Teppei Moriwaki1, Eriko Hattori1, Masataka Asada1, Hiroko Morishima1, Sakiko Hirose2, Kenjiro Ozawa3, Tetsuko Takabe4, Teruhiro Takabe5, Atsushi Komamine6,7*

1Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1737 Funako, Atsugi 243-0034, Japan.
2National Institute of Agribiological Science, 2-1-2, Kannnondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8602, Japan.
3National Agricultural Research Center for Hokkaido Region, 1 Hitsujigaoka, Toyohira Sapporo, Hokkaido 062-8555, Japan.
4Nagoya University, Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, 464-8601, Japan.
5Meijo University,1-501 Shiogamaguchi, Tempaku-ku, Nagoya 468-8502, Japan.
6The Research Institute of Evolutionary Biology, 2-4-28 Kamiyoga, Setagaya, Tokyo, 158-0098, Japan.
7Kihara Institute for Biological Research, Yokohama City University, 641-12 Maioka, Totsuka, Yokohama, Japan


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pg. 43-45 Application of Phytotechnologies in developing countries

André Gerth, Andreas Kuhne, Anja Hebner, Dirk Wilken*

BioPlanta GmbH, Deutscher Platz 5, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany

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pg. 47-50 Oral type 1 interferon protection from lethal influenza virus

Manfred W. Beilharz* and Alayne L. Bennett

Discipline of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia.

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pg. 51-53 Impact of symbiotic fungi on Production of secondary metabolites by Plant Cell Culture

S. Farkya, A. Baldi, V. Kumar, V. Datta, R. Mehra, N. Gupta, A. Jain, A. K. Srivastava and V. S. Bisaria*

Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi-110016, India

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pg. 55-57 Rice Anther Culture to Obtain Doubled-Haploids with Multiple Tolerances

Bambang S. Purwoko1, Iswari S. Dewi2, Nurul Khumaida1

1Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, Bogor Agricultural University, Jl. Meranti, Darmaga, Bogor 16680. Indonesia.
2 Indonesia Center for Agricultural Biotechnology and Genetic Resources Research and Development, Jl. Tentara Pelajar 3A, Bogor 16111, Indonesia


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pg. 59-61 Evaluation on safety and efficacy of a polyherbal antidiabetic formulation-DIASOL

Seevalen Shahul Hamid Babuji1, Debasish Sahu2, Vethambur Bahadur3 and Tajudeen Kassim4

1School of Pharmacy, Asian Institute of Medicine, Science and Technology, Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia.
2Annamalai university,Chidambaram-608002, India.
3Jyothy herbal laboratory, Kasukadai street, Chidambaram-608002, India.
4Managing director, East West Oriental Enterprise, 36B Jalan Chow Thye, 10050, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia


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pg. 63-66 Hormone-dependent cancers: new approaches to identification of potential diagnostic and/or therapeutic biomarkers

Adrian C Herington1,2*, Lisa K Chopin1,2, Penny Jeffery,sup>1,2, Laura de Amorim1,2,, Tara Veveris-Lowe1,2, Loan Bui1,2 and Judith A Clements1,2

1Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, 4001.
2School of Life Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, 4001.


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pg. 67-69 Aging Effect on Accumulation of Sakuranetin in Paddy Plant after Elicitation by Silver Nitrate

K.P. Chong1, K.C. Kee2 and M.S. Lum1

1School of Sustainable Agriculture, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, 88999, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
2School of Science and Technology


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Genomics and Transgenic Technology
pg. 71-73 Ryegrass genes- a potential source for improving rice and grass species

Shivendra Bajaj1*, Sathish Puthigae1, Catherine Bryant1, David Whittaker1, Kieran Elborough2 and Zac Hanley1

1ViaLactia Biosciences (NZ) Ltd, PO Box 109185, Newmarket, Auckland 1149, New Zealand.
2HortResearch, Private Bag 92169, Mt. Albert, Auckland, New Zealand


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pg. 75-76 Banana, gingers and papaya cell cultures for high throughput agriculture

Norzulaani Khalid*, Wong Wei Chee, Fhaizal Bokhari, Tan Siew Kiat, Farah Diana Idris, Malisa Mohamad, Halijah Ibrahim, Suffian Annuar, Rofina Yasmin Othman, Noorsaadah Abd Rahman

Centre for Research in Biotechnology for Agriculture (CEBAR), Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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pg. 77-79 A biotechnological perspective towards improvement of annatto color production for value addition – the influence of biotic elicitors

Giridhar, P.* and Parimalan, R.

Plant Cell Biotechnology Department, Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, India.

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pg. 81-83 Biotechnologies in rubber tree (Hevea brasiliensis)

Pascal Montoro*, Marc-Philippe Carron, Ludovic Lardet, André Clément-Demange, Julie Leclercq

Plant Development & Breeding Research Unit, CIRAD, Avenue Agropolis, 34398 Montpellier Cedex 5, France

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pg. 85-87 Application of Molecular Markers in Plant Tissue Culture

Prashanth.G.Bagali1, P.D. Antony Herold Prabhu1, K. Raghavendra1, Pramod.G.Bagali1, Shailaja Hittalmani2 and Jamunarani S.Vadivelu3

1INFOVALLEY® Group of Companies, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2Marker Assisted Laboratory, Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore, India.
3Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


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pg. 89-92 Targeting of mutated EPSPS protein to chloroplast of transgenic rapeseed: molecular analysis

Hemmesi Katayoun1, Salmanian Ali Hatef2*

1National Institute for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology-Plant Biotechnology Department-Tehran-Iran.


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pg. 93-96 Characterization of genetic variation among accessions of Aegilops tauschii

Mohammad Reza Naghavi1*, Mohsen Mardi2

1 Agronomy and Plant Breeding Department, Agricultural College, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran.
2 Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute of Iran, Department of Genomics, Mahdasht Road, Karaj, Iran


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pg. 97-98 Increase of amylose content of sweetpotato starch by inhibition of SBEII

M. Otani1*, T. Hamada1, K. Kitahara2, S. H. Kim1, T. Suganuma2, T. Shimada1

1Research Institute of Bioresources and Biotechnology, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Nonoichi, Ishikawa 921-8836, Japan.
2Department of Biochmical Science and Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University, 1-21-24 Korimoto, Kagoshima 890-0065, Japan


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pg. 99-101 The molecular diversity of Helianthus tuberosus germplasm as assessed by HAT-RAPD and selected characterized DNA markers

Raktin Uthai1, Sudarat Khampa1, Preeya P. Wangsomnuk1*, Pinich Wangsomnuk1, and Sanun Jogloy2

1Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand 40002.
2 Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand 40002


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pg. 103-105 Engineering plant glucosyltransferases for biotechnological production of useful glucosides

Sayaka Masada, Kazuyoshi Terasaka, Hajime Mizukami*

Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Tanabe-dori 3-1, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, 467-8603, Japan

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Plant tissue Culture
pg. 107-110 Protocol for micropropagation of Hornstedtia reticulata K.Schum

Bay, H.H.1*, Sani, H.B.2, Boyce, P.C.3, Sim, S.L.2

1Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia.
2Faculty of Resourse Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia.
3Malesiana Tropicals, Suite 9-04, Tun Jugah Tower, No 18, Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, 93100 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.


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pg. 111-114 Effects of Some Cytokinins, Auxins and Medium Constituents on In Vitro Propagation of Polystachya sp

Chamchuree Sotthikul1,3* Parichat Choomporn2, Siriwan Kammuen1, Chuntana Suwanthada1,3

1Department of Plant Science and Natural Resources, Faculty of Agriculture, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand.
2H.M.the King’s Initiative Centre for Flower and Fruit Propagation, c/o Chiang Mai University, Thailand.
3Huai Hong Khrai Royal Development Study Centre, Doi Saket, Chiang Mai 52200, Thailand


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pg. 115-118 Control of In Vitro Contamination of Explants from Field-grown Dabai (Canarium odontophyllum Miq.) Trees

K.L. Chai1*, A.W.A. Dayang1, C.Y. Lau2 and S.L. Sim1

1Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia.
2Agriculture Research Center, Semongok, Sarawak, Malaysia


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pg. 119-122 In Vitro Propagation of Globba brachyanthera K.Schum.

P.E. Kho1*, H.B. Sani2, P.C. Boyce3, S.L. Sim2

1Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia.
2Faculty of Resourse Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia.
3Malesiana Tropicals, Suite 9-04, Tun Jugah Tower, No 18, Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, 93100 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia


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pg. 123-125 Induction of Epicormic Shoots from Branches of Isau (Dimocarpus longan Lour. subspecies malesianus Leenh. var. malesianus) for Use in Micropropagation

S.L. Kho1*, C.Y. Lau2 and S.L. Sim1

1Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia.
2Agriculture Research Center, Semongok, Sarawak, Malaysia


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pg. 127-130 Micropropagation of red ginger (Zingiber montanum Koenig), a medicinal plant

M.N. Hamirah1*, H.B. Sani2, P.C. Boyce3 and S.L. Sim2

1 Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak.
2 Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300 Kota, Samarahan, Sarawak.
3 Malesian Tropicals, Suite 9-04, Tun Jugah Tower, No.18 Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, 93100 Kuching, Sarawak


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pg. 131-133 Use of bioreactor plant cell cultivation as a novel technique for mass production of bio-pesticide

Ashok K. Srivastava1* and Gunjan Prakash2

1Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology,Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016, India.
2Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology,Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016, India


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pg. 135-137 Cryopreservation of encapsulated plumules of coconut: effect of transport/store conditions

H D D Bandupriya1*, S C Fernando1, J-L Verdeil2and B Malaurie3

1Coconut Research Institute, Lunuwila, Sri Lanka.
2CIRAD, TA40/02 Avenue Agropolis, 34398 Montpellier Cedex 5 – France.
3UMR 1098 BEPC, Institute for Research and Development (IRD), BP 64501, 911 Av Agropolis 34394, Montpellier, France.


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pg. 139-141 Production of artemisinin from cell suspension culture of Artemisia annua L.

Chan Lai Keng, Nallammai Singaram and Boey Peng Lim

School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia.

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pg. 143-145 Establishment of Melastoma malabathricum cell suspension cultures for the production of natural pigment

Chan Lai Keng, Koay Suan See and Boey Peng Lim

School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia.

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pg. 147-149 Tissue Culture Propagation and Dispatch of Quality Teak Clones

Doreen KS Goh1*, Felicia Chang1, Malcolm Jilimin1 and Yani Japarudin2

1Biotechnology and Horticulture Division, Yayasan Sabah Group, Voluntary Association Complex, Mile 2 ½, Off Jalan Tuaran, P. O. Box 11623, 88817
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
2Sabah Softwoods Sdn Bhd, Km 8, Jalan Sin San, Pasir Putih, Sabah, Malaysia.


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pg. 151-154 Plant and algal cryopreservation: issues in genetic integrity, concepts in cryobionomics and current applications in cryobiology

Keith Harding*

Damar, Drum Road, Cuparmuir, Cupar, Fife, KY15 5RJ, Scotland, UK

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pg. 155-157 Ploidy-variations appearing in tissue culture of water yam (Dioscorea alata L.)

K. Iijima1*, A. Sanada2, R. Iwai1, H. Toyohara1, A. Komamine3, H. Fujimaki1

1Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1-1-1 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya, Tokyo 156-8502, Japan.
2Faculty of International Agriculture and Food Study, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1-1-1 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya, Tokyo 156-8502, Japan.
3Research Institute of Evolutionary Biology, 2-4-28 Kamiyoga, Setagaya, Tokyo, 158-0098, Japan


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pg. 159-162 Encapsulated somatic embryos of grape (Vitis vinifera L.): An efficient way for storage, transport and multiplication of pathogen free plant material

N.K. Nirala1,3, D.K. Das1, M.K. Reddy2, P. S. Srivastavasup>3, S.K. Sopory2, K.C. Upadhyaya1*

1School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110 067, India
2International Centre for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110 067, India
3Department of Biotechnology, Jamia Hamdard ,New Delhi. India.


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pg. 163-165 What makes clonal propagation of coconut difficult?

S.C. Fernando*, V.R.M. Vidhanaarachchi, L.K. Weerakoon and E.S. Santha

Tissue Culture Division, Coconut Research Institute, Lunuwila, Sri Lanka.

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pg. 167-170 Plantlet Development through Somatic Embryogenesis and Organogenesis in Plant Cell Cultures of Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott

Virendra Mohan Verma1* and John J. Cho2

1Micronesia Plant Propagation Research Center, Cooperative Research and Extension (USDA Land Grant Program), College of Micronesia-FSM,
Kosrae FM 969644, Micronesia.
2Department of Plant Pathology, HITAHR-Maui County Research, University of Hawaii, Maui HI 96790, USA


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Plenary Presentation - Orchid Symposium
pg. 171-174 History of orchid propagation

Joseph Arditti

Professor Emeritus, University of California, 4203, 5438 BS II Mail Code: 2300, Irvine, CA 92697, USA.

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Orchid Symposium
pg. 175-179 Orchid smugglers and the use of biotechnology to combat them

Chow Yong Neng

EcoFirst Laboratories Sdn. Bhd., Suite 2A-23A-2, Tingkat 23A, Block 2A, Plaza Sentral, Jalan Stesen Sentral 5, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50450 Kuala Lumpur

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pg. 181-184 Biotechnological approaches to protection against Cymbidium mosaic virus

Jennifer Ann Harikrishna1*, Diana Ooi Jia Miin2, Adelene Song Ai Lian2, Adriya Dzulkurnain1, Rofina Yasmin Othman1 and Lim Saw Hoon2

1Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science and Centre for Research in Biotechnology for Agriculture (CEBAR), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2Biotechnology Program, Malaysia University of Science and Technology, Selangor, Malaysia


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pg. 185-187 Characterization of floral organ identity genes of the orchid Dendrobium crumenatum

Yifeng Xu, Hao Yu and Prakash P. Kumar*

Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, 10 Science Drive 4, Singapore 117543

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pg. 189-191 A preliminary study of protocorm- like- bodies (PLBs) induction using leaf explants of Vanda and Dendrobium orchids

Chong- Siang Tee1*, Ching- Qing Wong1, Xui- Lai Lam1 and Mahmood Maziah2

1Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Jalan Universiti , Bandar Barat, 31900 Kampar, Perak, Malaysia.
2Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia


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pg. 193-197 Factors affecting seed germination of Grammatophylum speciosum cultured in vitro

Sudarat Khampa*, Preeya Wangsomnuk and Pinich Wangsomnuk

Department of Biology, Faculty of Science,Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand 40002

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pg. 199-202 Effects of carbon source and potato homogenate on in vitro growth and development of Sabah’s Endangered orchid: Phalaenopsis gigantea

Rosmah Murdad1*, Mariam Abd. Latip1, Zaleha Abdul Aziz1 and Rimi Ripin3

1School of Science and Technology, University Malaysia Sabah,Locked Bag 2073, 88999 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
2School of Sustainable Agriculture, University Malaysia Sabah,Locked Bag 2073, 88999 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
3Sabah Parks Board, P.O. Box 10626, 88806 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah


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pg. 203-207 In Vitro Culture of Borneo’s Endemic Orchid, Vanda dearei

Roslina Jawan1, Jualang Azlan Gansau1* and Janna Ong Abdullah2

1School of Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Locked Bag 2073, 88999, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
2Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecule Science, Universiti Putra Malaysia. 43400 Serdang, Selangor DE.


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pg. 209-215 Control of Oulema pectoralis beetle in Mokara chark Kuan Pink Orchid through spraying of Lantana camara
weed 10% leaf water extract in the field


Nashriyah Binti Mat*, Ros Anita Ahmad Ramli, Salmah Moosa and Norimah Yusof

Malaysian Nuclear Agency (NUCLEAR MALAYSIA), 43000 Kajang, Selangor, MALAYSIA

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pg. 217-220 Effects of N6-Benzyladenine and Thidiazuron on Proliferation of Phalaenopsis gigantea Protocorms

Mariam Abd. Latip1*, Rosmah Murdad2, Zaleha Abdul Aziz2, Lai Hui Ting2, Lilly Malar Govindasamy2 and Rimi Ripin1

1Sabah Parks Board, P.O. Box 10626, 88806 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
2School of Sustainable Agriculture, School of Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Locked Bag 2073, 88999 Kota Kinabalu,
Sabah, Malaysia.


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pg. 221-224 Effect of NAA and BAP on protocorm proliferation of Borneo Scented Orchid, Vanda helvola.

Devina David1, Jualang Azlan Gansau1* and Janna Ong Abdullah2

1School of Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sabah Locked Bag 2073, 88999 Kota Kinabalu Sabah, Malaysia
2Deparment of Microbiology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Science, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor


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pg. 225-228 Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of Vanda using protocorm-like bodies

Bipna Rani Shrestha1, Dong Poh Chin1, Ken Tokuhara2, Masahiro Mii1*

1Laboratory of Plant Cell Technology, Graduate School of Horticulture, Chiba University, 648 Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba 271-8510, Japan
2 Research and Development Center, Orchid Santuary Dogashima, Nishina, Nishiizu-cho, Kamo-gun, Shizuoka 410-3514, Japan


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pg. 229-231 An inorganic fertilizer as a culture medium for Cattleya seedling culture

Carnette C. Pulma*, Jovita A. Anit and Alexander B. Quilang

Plant Biotechnology Laboratory, Research and Development Center,Rizal Technological University, Boni Avenue, 1550 Mandaluyong City, Philippines

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pg. 233-235 Isolation and characterization of ethylene receptor genes in Dendrobium Pompadour

R. Zuliana1, S. Chandran1, A.L. Lee1, A. N. Boyce1 and H. Nair2

1Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya.
2Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Asian Institute of Medicine, Science and Technology, Amanjaya Campus, Amanjaya, 08000 Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia


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pg. 237 Appendix 1: Schedule Overview

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Addendum: Plant tissue Culture
pg. 239-242 Plant Cryopreservation: From Laboratory to Genebank

Paul Lynch1*, Graham Souch1, Susan Trigwell2, Joachim Keller3 and Keith Harding1

1Biological Sciences Research Group, University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby DE22 1GB, UK.
2Genebank Department, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Corrensstraße, 3 D-06466 Gatersleben, Germany.
3Conservation & Biotechnology, Damar, Drum Road, Cuparmuir, Cupar, Fife, KY15 5RJ, Scotland, UK.


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