Biotechnology - Media Required for Plant Cell Culture

Exercise :: Media Required for Plant Cell Culture - Section 1

  • Media Required for Plant Cell Culture - Section 1
11. 

Which is/are the naturally occurring plant auxins?

A. Indole acetic acid (IAA)
B. Naphthalenacetic acid (NAA)
C. 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid
D. All of the above

Answer: Option A

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12. 

Which is/are the disadvantage/(s) of using IAA in plant cell culture media?

A. It is unstable in solution
B. Gets easily oxidized
C. Conjugated to inactive form by plant cells
D. All of the above

Answer: Option D

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13. 

To maintain the pH of the culture

A. organic acid such as citric, fumaric, malic and succinic acid is used
B. synthetic buffers such as Tris, MES or HEPS are used
C. both (a) and (b)
D. ammonium salts are used

Answer: Option C

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14. 

Which of the following is not a cytokinin?

A. 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid
B. 6 benzylaminopurine
C. Zeatin
D. Kinetin

Answer: Option A

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15. 

Which of the following is not an auxin?

A. Indole acetic acid (IAA)
B. Naphthalenacetic acid (NAA)
C. zeatin
D. Indole butyric acid

Answer: Option C

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