Table 2

Distribution of mutation classes.

Mutation class


Gene name

(%) EMS

silent

mis-sense

nonsense

het/hom ratio


BraA.RPL.a

0.3

8

12

1

9.5

BraA.RPL.b

0.3

30

46

0

8.5

BraA.RPL.c

0.3

27

71

0

7.2

BraA.IND.a

0.3

10

22

1

15.5

BraA.MET1.a

0.3

11

4

2

16.0

BraA.MET2.b

0.3

4

12

1

16.0


Total

90

167

5

12.1


BraA.RPL.b

0.4

2

15

2

5.3

BraA.RPL.c

0.4

13

12

0

5.3


Total

15

27

2

5.3


Numbers of silent mis-sense and nonsense (stop codon) mutations are shown for the eight TILLING assays. The het/hom ratio refers to the number of mutations that were detected as heterozygous divided by the number of homozygous mutations.

Stephenson et al. BMC Plant Biology 2010 10:62   doi:10.1186/1471-2229-10-62

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