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Table 1 Effect of cytokinins and Aloe vera leaf gel (AvG) supplemented with MS basal medium on shoots regeneration of Aloe vera

From: High frequency microcloning of Aloe vera and their true-to-type conformity by molecular cytogenetic assessment of two years old field growing regenerated plants

MS medium + Supplement 1stregeneration cycle 3rdregeneration cycle
Supplement types Supplement Conc. Response (%) Number of shoot (≥ 2.0 cm) per explant Response (%) Number of shoot (≥ 2.0 cm) per explant
Control
Without PGRs/AvG 0 0 0.0 ± 0.0a 93.3 1.0 ± 0.0a
Cytokinin (mg/L)
BAP 1.0 73.3 8.3 ± 0.23c 100 16.2 ± 0.34c
2.5 80.0 14.5 ± 0.31f 100 27.6 ± 0.53h
4.0 66.7 11.7 ± 0.44e 100 23.1 ± 0.44f
KIN 1.0 63.3 5.2 ± 0.24b 100 12.8 ± 0.28b
2.5 76.7 8.2 ± 0.24c 100 17.7 ± 0.40d
4.0 70.0 9.7 ± 0.29d 100 20.3 ± 0.33e
Cytokinin (mg/L) + AvG (%)
BAP + AvG 2.5 + 5 93.3 15.9 ± 0.24g 100 33.3 ± 0.41j
2.5 + 10 96.7 17.8 ± 0.35h 100 38.5 ± 0.44k
2.5 + 15 93.3 14.3 ± 0.28f 100 30.9 ± 0.43i
2.5 + 20 90.0 12.5 ± 0.30e 100 24.3 ± 0.41g
  1. Each value represents the means ± SE, n = 30. Means followed by the same letters in each column are not significantly different at P < 0.05 according to Duncan’s multiple range tests.