M. Lee, R. L. Phillips, "The chromosomal basis of somaclonal
variation"Annu. Rev. Plant Physiol. 39, 413-437 (1988).
I wouldn't expect somaclonal variation to be a problem if you're using the
vacuum infiltration technique. Any dissenters out there? Somaclonal
variation's interesting in and of itself- it's actually what got me
interested in plants.
Section of Plant Biology
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616