African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12268

Full Length Research Paper

Optimization of somatic embryogenesis procedure for commercial clones of Theobroma cacao L.

Garcia Claudia
  • Garcia Claudia
  • Mars Center for Cocoa Science, Fazenda Almirante, Caixa Postal 55 Itajuípe-BA, CEP 45630-000, Brazil.
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Corrêa Fabio
  • Corrêa Fabio
  • Departamento de Ciências Exatas e Tecnológicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, DCET, Ilhéus-BA, CEP 45662-900, Brazil.
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Findley Seth
  • Findley Seth
  • Mars Inc., 13601 Old Cutler Road, Miami, Florida 33158, United States of America.
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Almeida Alex-Alan
  • Almeida Alex-Alan
  • Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, DCB, Ilhéus-BA, CEP 45662-900, Brazil.
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Costa Marcio
  • Costa Marcio
  • Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, DCB, Ilhéus-BA, CEP 45662-900, Brazil.
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Motamayor Juan Carlos
  • Motamayor Juan Carlos
  • Mars Inc., 13601 Old Cutler Road, Miami, Florida 33158, United States of America.
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Schnell Ray
  • Schnell Ray
  • Mars Inc., 13601 Old Cutler Road, Miami, Florida 33158, United States of America.
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Marelli Jean-Philippe
  • Marelli Jean-Philippe
  • Mars Center for Cocoa Science, Fazenda Almirante, Caixa Postal 55 Itajuípe-BA, CEP 45630-000, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 03 June 2016
  •  Accepted: 24 August 2016
  •  Published: 07 September 2016

How to cite this article

APA /
Garcia, C., Fabio, C., Seth, F., Alex-Alan, A., Marcio, C., Carlos, M. J., Ray, S., & Jean-Philippe, M. (2016). Optimization of somatic embryogenesis procedure for commercial clones of Theobroma cacao L.. African Journal of Biotechnology , 15(36), 1936-1951.
Chicago /
Garcia Claudia, Corrêa Fabio, Findley Seth, Almeida Alex-Alan, Costa Marcio, Motamayor Juan Carlos, Schnell Ray and Marelli Jean-Philippe. "Optimization of somatic embryogenesis procedure for commercial clones of Theobroma cacao L.." African Journal of Biotechnology 15, no. 36 (2016): 1936-1951.
MLA /
Garcia Claudia, et al. "Optimization of somatic embryogenesis procedure for commercial clones of Theobroma cacao L.." African Journal of Biotechnology 15.36 (2016): 1936-1951.