Hoagland’s No. 2 Basal Salt Mixture

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Hoagland’s No. 2 Basal Salt Mixture

Contains Macronutrients and Micronutrients.


packaged in a 10X1LT bundle of 4X6 pouches.
packaged in a 4 oz bottle.


HOP01 Hoagland’s No. 2 Basal Salt Mixture is a cornerstone in plant tissue culture, renowned for its balanced composition that fosters optimal growth and development. This nutrient solution provides essential macro and micronutrients in precise concentrations, ensuring plant tissues receive the necessary elements for robust cellular activities and metabolic functions. By delivering a stable nutrient environment, this media enables researchers to cultivate various plant species under controlled conditions, promoting healthy root, shoot, and leaf development. It works exceptionally well with species such as Arabidopsis thaliana, Nicotiana tabacum (tobacco), and Solanum lycopersicum (tomato), facilitating significant advancements in genetic and physiological studies.
The versatility of HOP01 Hoagland’s No. 2 Basal Salt Mixture is particularly valuable in experimental and commercial settings. In research, it supports the propagation of genetically modified plants, allowing scientists to study genetic traits and plant responses in a controlled nutrient environment. Its consistent formulation eliminates variables related to nutrient availability, providing reliable and reproducible results. Commercially, this mixture is indispensable in micropropagation techniques for crops like Musa spp. (banana), and ornamental plants such as orchids, ensuring uniform growth across large batches, crucial for producing high-quality, disease-free plantlets for agriculture, horticulture, and forestry industries.
Moreover, HOP01 Hoagland’s No. 2 Basal Salt Mixture plays a critical role in conserving endangered species like Cypripedium calceolus (lady’s slipper orchid). By facilitating the ex-situ cultivation of rare plants, it aids in preserving biodiversity and supporting ecological research. In summary, this plant media is not just a nutrient solution; it is an essential tool underpinning advancements in plant science, supporting sustainable agriculture, and contributing to biodiversity conservation. Its reliability and effectiveness make it indispensable for plant biotechnologists and horticulturists worldwide.
**Disclaimer:** Results may vary depending on specific cell lines and experimental conditions. Consult with cell culture specialists and review comprehensive literature to tailor HOP01 use to your specific research needs.

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