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Table 1 Effects of different concentrations of commercial bleach (Jik) on elimination of surface contamination of cassava nodal explants

From: In vitro propagation of three mosaic disease resistant cassava cultivars

Nb of explants jik Concentration
(%)
Exposure
time (min)
Percent (%) clean explants
After 4 days After 8 days After 12 days
60 10 5 80 66.67 13.33
60 10 10 81.67 63.33 13.33
60 10 15 78.33 21.67 13.33
60 10 20 90 78.33 55
60 15 5 91.67 56.67 43.33
60 15 10 93.33 21.67 28.33
60 15 15 100 100 73.33
60 15 20 100 71.67 71.67
60 20 15 100 96.67 90
60 20 20 93.33 91.67 81.67
60 25 15 95 80 80
60 25 20 96.67 91.67 85