hairy root

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Noun1.hairy root - a phase of crown gall (especially in apples) during which there is abnormal development of fine fibrous roots
crown gall - a bacterial disease of plants (especially pome and stone fruits and grapes and roses) which forms excrescences on the stem near the ground
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In Malaysia, measures are being taken up to cultivate tongkat ali plant from hairy root culture which may enable harvesters to supplement the demand for the tongkat ali extract in the market.
Despite this bulbous and hairy root vegetable's reputation as the "ugly duckling" among vegetables, it has enjoyed historic popularity throughout Europe, and is mentioned in Homer's epic poem, Odyssey, in 800 B.C.
investigated the increased production of antioxidants, such as phenolics and flavonoids by hairy root cultures of L.
The effect of different plant growth regulators was assessed on callus induction, in vitro shoot regeneration and hairy root formation in tomato.
This hairy root is "the most abhorrent of all vegetation" (Collins says it recalls the genitalia, but my pure eyes see only bodies with branching limbs).
The first newly allowed patent application, serial No: 05723389.2, named 'Systems and Methods for Clonal Expression in Plants' and covers claims to a system for generating transgenic hairy root cells containing a viral vector expressing a gene of interest.
Statistical analysis of elicitation strategies for thiarubineA production in hairy root cultures of Ambrosia artemisiiiolia.
Finally strains were able to establish hairy root on carrot sterilized discs that were placed on MS medium (figure 1).
Zhong, "Inhibition of tumor cell proliferation and induction of apoptosis in 95-D lung cancer cells by Drimartol A from hairy root cultures of Artemisia annua" Latin American Journal of Pharmacy, vol.