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Table 2 Callus induction and histochemical GUS expression of various explants of IR36

From: Rapid regeneration and ploidy stability of ‘cv IR36’ indica rice (Oryza Sativa. L) confers efficient protocol for in vitro callus organogenesis and Agrobacterium tumefaciens mediated transformation

Explant Average CI (%) Average F.Wt (mg) Transformation efficiency (TE %)
Callus - - 99.05 ± 1.65
Coleoptile 53.66 ± 6.65 95.60 ± 3.17 87.61 ± 9.18
Leaf base 47.33 ± 1.52 83.46 ± 2.20 85.71 ± 7.55
Mature seed 99.00 ± 0.87 160.76 ± 0.87 50.47 ± 0.00
Leaf blade 0 - 49.52 ± 10.03
Root 39.66 ± 1.15 31.66 ± 3.36 58.09 ± 9.18
  1. -Not applicable.
  2. TE is number of putative transformants/total number of explants per treatment.