Table 6

Microsatellite loci detected in the 0.5× coverage genome of Asclepias syriaca

Repeat Type

Number Found

Number of Loci with Primers

Number Tested/Successful for PCR Amplification


di-

271

206

17/17

tri-

51

30

7/7

tet-

57

43

1/1

pent-

12

9

0/NA

hex-

4

2

0/NA


Total

395

290

25/25


Amplification success of the 25 markers with the highest numbers of repeat units is indicated (see Table 2).

Straub et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12:211   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-211

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