International Application No. PCT/EP2020/087829
Publication Number WO/2021/130342
IN VITRO DIRECT REGENERATION OF POLYPLOID CANNABIS PLANTS
The present invention is comprised in the agriculture, cosmetic and/or pharmaceutical industry and specifically relates to a new in vitro method for direct regeneration of a Cannabis sativa L. plant as well as the use of such method for micropropagation of selected elite clones belonging to Cannabis sativa L., development of polyploid Cannabis plants with enhanced levels of secondary metabolites, promote spontaneous rooting of in vitro regenerants in a shorter period of time than conventionally used methods, and production of transgenic or gene-edited plants.