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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 680425, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/680425
Research Article

Adventitious Shoot Regeneration from Leaf Explant of Dwarf Hygro (Hygrophila polysperma (Roxb.) T. Anderson)

Department of Biology, Kamil Ozdag Faculty of Science, Karamanoglu Mehmetbey University, Yunus Emre Campus, 70200 Karaman, Turkey

Received 16 April 2013; Accepted 16 May 2013

Academic Editors: C. W. Choi, A. A. Guevara-Garcia, and T. Takamizo

Copyright © 2013 Mehmet Karataş et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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