African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12198

Full Length Research Paper

Effect of polyethylene glycol (PEG) 6000 on germination and seedling growth of pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.] and LD50 for in vitro screening for drought tolerance

DAOUDA OUSMANE Sani*
  • DAOUDA OUSMANE Sani*
  • Biotechnology and Plant Breeding Section, Radio-Isotopes Institute, Abdou Moumouni University, BP 10 727 Niamey-Niger.
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MOUHAMADOU MOUNKAILA Boureima
  • MOUHAMADOU MOUNKAILA Boureima
  • Biotechnology and Plant Breeding Section, Radio-Isotopes Institute, Abdou Moumouni University, BP 10 727 Niamey-Niger.
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  •  Received: 28 November 2013
  •  Accepted: 03 July 2014
  •  Published: 10 September 2014

How to cite this article

APA /
Daouda Ousmane, S., & Mouhamadou Mounkaila, B. (2014). Effect of polyethylene glycol (PEG) 6000 on germination and seedling growth of pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.] and LD50 for in vitro screening for drought tolerance. African Journal of Biotechnology , 13(37), 3742-3747.
Chicago /
DAOUDA OUSMANE Sani and MOUHAMADOU MOUNKAILA Boureima. "Effect of polyethylene glycol (PEG) 6000 on germination and seedling growth of pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.] and LD50 for in vitro screening for drought tolerance." African Journal of Biotechnology 13, no. 37 (2014): 3742-3747.
MLA /
DAOUDA OUSMANE Sani and MOUHAMADOU MOUNKAILA Boureima. "Effect of polyethylene glycol (PEG) 6000 on germination and seedling growth of pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.] and LD50 for in vitro screening for drought tolerance." African Journal of Biotechnology 13.37 (2014): 3742-3747.