Advantages of In Vitro storage
a) Requires less space
b) Free from disease, pest and other pathogen attack.
c) Can be stored for long period.
d) Ideal for germplasm exchange
e) More germplasm can be stored.
Disadvantages of In Vitro storage
a) Needs sophisticated facilities
b) Greater skills for handling and maintaining
c) Some genetic instability in few plants like banana.