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Volume 1, Issue 2, Pages 70-78
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Somatic Embryogenesis, Rhizogenesis, and Morphinan Alkaloids Production in Two Species of Opium Poppy

1Department of Plant, Soil, and General Agriculture, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Carbondale 62901, IL, USA
2Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie & Phytotechnologie, Faculte de Pharmacie, 1 rue des Louvels, Amiens 80037, France

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