Table 2

Sample collection for starch analysis and APLs expression quantification

Days in ABA

Samples for Testing Starch Content

Size of fronds or turions (mm) for Analysis APLs Expression

Characterization of Developing Turions


0

Whole plants

~ 0.5-0.7

Light green

1

Whole plants

~ 1

Light green

2

Whole plants

~ 1.5

Light green

3

Whole plants

~ 2

Dark green

5

Whole plants

~ 2

Dark green

7

Only turions

~ 2

Dark green, sink at the bottom

10

Only turions

no collection

Dark green, sink at the bottom

14

Only turions

no collection

Dark green, sink at the bottom


Wang and Messing BMC Plant Biology 2012 12:5   doi:10.1186/1471-2229-12-5

Open Data