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NASC ID: N8858

Name: ppt-1

ABRC stock number: CS8858

Description: allelic to N3156 and N3168 from G. Redei

Donation Date: 1999-03-18

Donated by:  California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Elliot Meyerowitz

Donor Number: ppt-1

Part of : Homozygous lines

Stock type: individual line

Material type: seed

Status Price (£)
Currently unavailable £7.50

Germplasm Info

Seed type: Multiple marker mapping lines

Mutagen: gamma rays

Background: Be(Bensheim)

Segregation status: homozygous

Pedigree: Backcrossed three times to the transgenic starter line, pOCA108

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:
  • ppt-1
  • ppt


strong allele; defective in expression of several light-regulated genes, specifically in mesophyll but not in bundle-associated or epidermal cells; reduced accumulation of CAB and other photosynthesis-related mRNAs in the mesophyll correlates with defects in chloroplast development in these cells, resulting in a reticulate pattern with veins greener than the interveinal regions of leaves


Fischer, K. et al. 1997. A new class of plastidic phosphate translocators: a putative link between primary and secondary metabolism by the phosphoenolpyruvate/phosphate antiporter. The Plant cell 9(3):453-62.PubMed ID: 9090886.