Table 2

Mean productivity of T0 plants, the weight and the CKX activity in the roots of cv. Golden Promise and cv. Scarlett transformed with the silencing cassette for HvCKX2 gene via the biolistic method
Cultivar (number of plants) Number of grains Grain yield (g) 1000 grain weight (g) Mean weight of T1 roots (mg) Relative CKX activity in T1 roots
Golden Promise
Biolistic (5) 163.3 ±88.38 4.70 ±3.03 25.6 ±9.29 38.8 ±13.26 1.03 ±0.12
Control (3) 240.3 ±31.9 7.73 ±1.34 32.2 ±0.59 44.6 ±2.14 1.00 ±0.00
Scarlett
Biolistic (1) 93 2.99 32.1 36.3 2.37
Control (6) 191.0 ±42.1 6.18 ±1.05 32.9 ±3.28 35.4 ±4.97 1.00 ±0.00

Zalewski et al.

Zalewski et al. BMC Plant Biology 2012 12:206   doi:10.1186/1471-2229-12-206

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