Table I.

Fatty acid composition of total leaf lipids from wild-type (WT) and gly1-1 mutant Arabidopsis

Fatty AcidWT(WT ×gly1-1) F1gly1-1
mol %
16:013.9  ± 0.113.6  ± 0.113.5  ± 0.1
16:1 cis 0.7  ± 0.10.6  ± 0.10.6  ± 0.1
16:1trans 2.8  ± 0.12.7  ± 0.12.2  ± 0.1
16:20.9  ± 0.10.8  ± 0.10.5  ± 0.1
16:315.5  ± 0.114.3  ± 0.15.4  ± 0.1
18:00.8  ± 0.10.8  ± 0.10.8  ± 0.1
18:13.0  ± 0.13.4  ± 0.18.0  ± 0.2
18:213.8  ± 0.114.5  ± 0.118.2  ± 0.1
18:348.5  ± 0.149.2  ± 0.150.8  ± 0.2

Homozygous (gly1-1) and heterozygous (F1 of the cross WT × gly1-1) mutant plants were grown together with the wild type. Results are means ± se,n = 24.