Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2007 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 10 No. 4, Issue of October 15, 2007
 


Table 1. The effect of MJ on Eleutherococcus senticosus embryogenic suspension after six weeks of bioreactor culture.


MJ concentration
(µM)

Biomass

Growth ratioz

Fresh weight (FW)

Dry weight (DW)

(g L-1)

(g L-1)

0

102.65ay

11.32a

20.36

50

103.16a

10.60a

19.01

100

104.66a

10.10b

18.05

150

102.52a

9.52c

16.96

200

99.25b

9.29c

16.52

300

88.81c

7.58d

13.30

400

18.30d

2.91e

4.49

yMean separation within column by Duncan's multiple range test at p < 0.05.
zGrowth ratio is the quotients of the dry weight after cultivation and the dry weight of the inoculum.