Q. 94.2( 19 Votes )

Which part of the plant is best suited for making virus-free plants and why?

Answer :

Apical and axillary meristem of plant is free from virus. Thus, we can remove the meristem and grow it in vitro to obtain virus-free plants. Meristems of banana, sugarcane, potato have been cultured to produce virus-free plants.


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