International Journal of
Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Research

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Biotechnol. Mol. Biol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2154
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJBMBR
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 100

Full Length Research Paper

In vitro effects of gibberellic acid and sucrose concentration on micropropagation of two elite sweet potato cultivars in Rwanda

Valery Ndagijimana
  • Valery Ndagijimana
  • Faculty of Agriculture, National University of Rwanda (NUR), P. O. Box117, Huye, Rwanda.
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Jane Kahia*
  • Jane Kahia*
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) Cote d’ Ivoire Country Program Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire | 08 BP 2823 ABIDJAN 08.
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Theodore Asiimwe
  • Theodore Asiimwe
  • Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB), P. O. Box 5016. Kigali, Rwanda.
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Peter Yao Sallah
  • Peter Yao Sallah
  • Faculty of Agriculture, National University of Rwanda (NUR), P. O. Box117, Huye, Rwanda.
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Bancy Waweru
  • Bancy Waweru
  • Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB), P. O. Box 5016. Kigali, Rwanda.
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Isidore Mushimiyimana
  • Isidore Mushimiyimana
  • Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB), P. O. Box 5016. Kigali, Rwanda.
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Jean Ndirigwe
  • Jean Ndirigwe
  • Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB), P. O. Box 5016. Kigali, Rwanda.
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Sindi Kirimi
  • Sindi Kirimi
  • International Potato Center (CIP), Sub-Saharan Africa Region, P. O. Box 25171, Nairobi, Kenya
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Damien Shumbusha
  • Damien Shumbusha
  • Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB), P. O. Box 5016. Kigali, Rwanda.
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Peter Njenga
  • Peter Njenga
  • Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Box 62000, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Modeste Kouassi
  • Modeste Kouassi
  • Centre National de Recherche Agronomique (CNRA), Laboratoire Central de Biotechnologies (LCB), 01 BP 1740 Abidjan 01, Côte d’Ivoire.
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Edmond Koffi
  • Edmond Koffi
  • Centre National de Recherche Agronomique (CNRA), Laboratoire Central de Biotechnologies (LCB), 01 BP 1740 Abidjan 01, Côte d’Ivoire.
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  •  Received: 22 November 2013
  •  Accepted: 29 March 2014
  •  Published: 30 April 2014

How to cite this article

APA /
Ndagijimana, V., Kahia, J., Asiimwe, T., Sallah, P. Y., Waweru, B., Mushimiyimana, I., Ndirigwe, J., Kirimi, S., Shumbusha, D., Njenga, P., Kouassi, M., & Koffi, E. (2014). In vitro effects of gibberellic acid and sucrose concentration on micropropagation of two elite sweet potato cultivars in Rwanda. International Journal of Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Research, 5(1), 1-6.
Chicago /
Valery Ndagijimana, Jane Kahia, Theodore Asiimwe, Peter Yao Sallah, Bancy Waweru, Isidore Mushimiyimana, Jean Ndirigwe, Sindi Kirimi, Damien Shumbusha, Peter Njenga, Modeste Kouassi and Edmond Koffi. "In vitro effects of gibberellic acid and sucrose concentration on micropropagation of two elite sweet potato cultivars in Rwanda." International Journal of Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Research 5, no. 1 (2014): 1-6.
MLA /
Valery Ndagijimana, et al. "In vitro effects of gibberellic acid and sucrose concentration on micropropagation of two elite sweet potato cultivars in Rwanda." International Journal of Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Research 5.1 (2014): 1-6.