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Westvaco WV5 Basal Medium
Product ID: W865


Description: Contains the macro- and micronutirents as described by Coke (1996a).

Solubility Water
Physical Form Solid
Storage Temp. 2-6 °C
Grams of powder to prepare 1 Liter 5.22
Other Notes Plant Tissue Culture Tested
UPC / SKU W865
Storage Temp. 2-6 °C
Tariff Code 3822.00.5090
Risk Info (R) 8-36/37/38
Safety Info (S) 17-26-36
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A300 Ammonium Nitrate 700
B210 Boric Acid 31
C266 Calcium Chloride, Anhydrous 452.88
C350 Cobalt Chloride Hexahydrate 0.025
C375 Cupric Sulfate, Pentahydrate 0.25
E676 Ferric Sodium EDTA 36.71
M150 Magnesium Sulfate, Anhydrous 903.79
M250 Manganese Sulfate 15.16
P704 Potassium Chloride 718.67
P840 Potassium Iodide 0.83
P100 Potassium Nitrate 1084.1
P846 Potassium Phosphate, Monobasic, Anhydrous 270
M651 Sodium Molybdate (VI), Dihydrate 0.25
Z101 Zinc Sulfate, Heptahydrate 8.6
I703 myo-Inositol 1000
T390 Thiamine HCl 0.4

W865 Westvaco WV5 Basal Medium

Form: Powder
Appearance: White to Yellow Powder
Application: Plant Tissue Culture
Solubility: Water
Typical Working Concentration: 5.22g/L
Storage Temp: 2-6°C
Storage Temp of Stock Solution: Preparation of concentrated solutions is not recommended as insoluble precipitates may form.
Other Notes: Contains the macro- and micronutrients and vitamins as described by Coke (1996).
Formula (mg/L)
Ammonium Nitrate  700
Boric Acid  31
Calcium Chloride, Anhydrous 452.88
Cobalt Chloride.6H2O  0.025
Cupric Sulfate.5H2O  0.25
Ferric Sodium EDTA  36.7
Magnesium Sulfate, Anhydrous  903.79
Manganese Sulfate.H2O 15.16
Molybdic Acid (Sodium Salt).2H2O  0.25
Potassium Chloride  718.67
Potassium Iodide  0.83
Potassium Nitrate 1084.06
Potassium Phosphate,Monobasic  270
Zinc Sulfate.7H2O  8.6
myo-Inositol  1000
Thiamine.HCl  0.4

Application Notes
Plant Tissue Culture Tested Plant species: Pinus spp.

Coke, JE. 1996. US patent 5,534,434.