Table II. Amounts of CA and FA released by mild alkaline hydrolysis of mature stems from the wild type and BdLAC5 (Bd4442) and BdLAC6 (Bd5024) misregulated mutants

Values are means ± sd from individually analyzed plants (n = 3).

Culture and GenotypeCompound
CAFA
mg g−1
First culture
 Wild type7.17 ± 0.044.69 ± 0.03
 Bd44427.50 ± 0.436.48 ± 0.41a
 Bd50248.20 ± 0.18a4.42 ± 0.09
Second culture
 Wild type6.83 ± 0.525.31 ± 0.44
 Bd44426.52 ± 0.317.69 ± 0.15a
Third culture
 Wild type9.42 ± 0.215.05 ± 0.07
 Bd44429.48 ± 0.237.42 ± 0.11a
  • a Significantly different from the corresponding wild-type sample (one-way ANOVA, Tukey’s honestly significant difference) at P < 0.05.