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NASC ID: N1693

Name: CHS silencing line A

ABRC stock number: CS1693

Description: Reduced anthocyanin production under inducing conditions such as high light intensity or growth in 2% sucrose.

Donation Date: 1997-09-21

Donated by:  University of Cambridge Ian Furner

Donor Number: Line A

Part of : Homozygous lines

Stock type: individual line

Material type: seed

Status Price (£)
Available £7.50

Germplasm Info

Mutagen: T-DNA Insertion

Background: Ler

Segregation status: homozygous

Pedigree: Transformed Ler backcrossed to Ler.

Transformation method: Agrobacterium mediated transformation following the method of Valvekans et al (1988) Proc. Natl. Acad.Sci. USA, 85, 5536-5540.

Associated Polymorphisms

When available, select a locus to display it at the AIP or view the EMBL record at the EBI.

Allele: Locus: AGI code:


Transgenic showing CHS silencing - Line A. Homozygous. Reduced anthocyanin levels. Brown seed. Kanamycin and Hygromycin resistance.


Davies, G.J. et al. 1997. Genetics of homology-dependent gene silencing in Arabidopsis; a role for methylation. The Plant Journal 12(4):791-804.PubMed ID: 9375393.