Kinetin Solution 1mg/1ml

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What is Kinetin?

Kinetin is a synthetic cytokinin that stimulates cell division when added to growth media such as Murashige and Skoog media in conjunction with auxins.

Feature Highlights of Kinetin

  • Molecular Formula : C10H9N5O

  • Storage: 4 ℃

  • Shelf Life: 60 Months


Assay: min. 99%

Sulphated Ash: max. 0.05%

Spectral Ratio (A250nm/A260nm): ~0.60

Spectral Ratio (A280nm/A260nm):  ~1.27

Spectral Ratio (A290nm/A260nm):  ~0.73

Suitability for Tissue Culture: Passes

The Benefits of Kinetin

  • Easy to use

  • Helps to stimulate cell division and promote the proper growth of plants.

  • Use to supplement tissue culture media, such as MS media

  • Induces callus development and shoots initiation from the callus at its later stage

  • Used for shoot induction and proliferation

How To Use Kinetin?

Follow the given steps to prepare the tissue culture media using PCT’s supreme grade agar:

  • Prepare liquid tissue culture media using PCT’s MS media and add sugar based on the quantity of media you’re making (generally for 1-liter media 25-30 grams of sugar is added), 1ml PPM, and 4 grams of gellan gum.

  • Then, add the desired quantity of the plant hormone.

  • Autoclave the medium for 20 minutes at 15 psi and 121℃.

Your media is ready!

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