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Somaclonal Variation Comments
SOMACLONAL VARIATION: A New Technique for Propagation Plants produced by tissue culture techniques are sometimes not true to type and the variations can be guided to develop new characteristics such as disease resistance, etc.; the hidden resources of the somatic cells are tapped, AU81-164; AU82-27; AU81-21; 24 0
SOMACLONAL VARIATION: The Prize Offered by Eric E. Young It was instituted in October 1981 with the objective to produce a somatic hybrid between two genera not compatible, or two or more taxa whi ch are widely separated phylogenetically. OR82-6 0
SOMACLONAL VARIATION: What Is It? The Eric E. Young Somatic Hybrid Prize is $50,000 to be awarded to the first person to produce a non-sexual hybrid between two or more taxa widely separated phylogenetically; refer to A82-45; 492 0

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