Table I. Total lipid content (% of dry weight) of homozygous transgenic and control leaves harvested 14, 21, and 35 DAS

Values represent means ± sd from separate analyses (n = 6). Parentheses show P values for statistical significance between the transgenic line and the wild type calculated by Student’s two-tailed t test. N/A, Not available; ns, not significant.

ConstructPlant Age
14 DAS21 DAS35 DAS
Wild type5.0 ± 0.33.8 ± 0.053.7 ± 0.2
Vector control4.8 ± 0.2 (ns)4.0 ± 0.1 (P = 0.0429)3.9 ± 0.1 (P = 0.0231)
D14.8 ± 0.2 (ns)3.8 ± 0.02 (ns)3.7 ± 0.01 (ns)
D1o0-05.3 ± 0.1 (P = 0.0319)3.8 ± 0.05 (ns)4.0 ± 0.03 (P = 0.0019)
D1o1-15.1 ± 0.1 (ns)4.1 ± 0.1 (P = 0.0004)3.7 ± 0.2 (ns)
D1o1-35.5 ± 0.1 (P = 0.0013)4.3 ± 0.3 (P = 0.0016)4.1 ± 0.03 (P = 0.0002)
D1o3-15.9 ± 0.2 (P = 0.0001)4.3 ± 0.2 (P = 2.7E-05)4.3 ± 0.2 (P = 0.0003)
D1o3-36.7 ± 0.1 (P = 5.3E-08)6.8 ± 0.1 (P = 5.6E-13)7.0 ± 0.2 (P = 1.5E-11)
D1o5-6N/AN/A4.5 ± 0.02 (P = 3.4E-07)
D1o6-7N/AN/A4.5 ± 0.08 (P = 1.1E-06)