Table II.

Analysis of expansin cDNA representation in maize EST libraries

NameAccession No. in Database2-aLibrary (Source)No. of Hits in Library
Exp1gb:AI001321 Shoots of green seedlings: shoots2-b
Exp1gb:AF332169 Roots2-c
Exp1 CNDAH50 Germinating maize seeds: 2 and 3 d, shoot 2-d
Exp2 AW062050 Mixed stages of embryo development1
Exp2gb: AF332170 Roots2-c
Exp2 CMAAR78 Germinating maize seeds: 2 and 3 d, root 2-d
Exp3 CNDAA78 Germinating maize seeds: 2 and 3 d, shoot 2-d
Exp4gb:AF332172 Roots 2-c
CLDAC16 7 d after pollination, whole kernels 2-d
Exp5 CODAM22 14-d Etiolated seedlings: coleoptile 2-d
Exp6TUC04-05-1482.1Ear tissue2-e 2
Exp7aTUC04-05-8254.1Mixed stage of anther and pollen2-f 7
Exp7aTUC04-05-8254.1Mixed adult tissues2-g 2
Exp7bTUC04-05-8082.1Mixed stage of anther and pollen2-f 4
Exp7bTUC04-05-8082.1Mixed adult tissues2-g 4
Exp8TUC04-05-8568.1Mixed stage of anther and pollen2-f 11
Exp9TUC04-05-3803.1Immature leaf2-h 1
Exp9TUC04-05-3803.1Endosperm2-i 1
Exp9TUC04-05-3803.1Mixed stages of embryo development2-j 1
ExpB1aTUC04-05-9091.1Mixed stage of anther and pollen2-f 18
TC25561Mixed adult tissues2-g 11
ExpB1bTUC04-05-8984.1Mixed stage of anther and pollen2-f 17
TC25560Mixed adult tissues2-g 3
ExpB1cTUC04-05-8073.1Mixed stage of anther and pollen2-f 3
ExpB1cTUC04-05-8073.1Mixed adult tissues2-g 5
ExpB2gb:AF332175 Roots2-c
ExpB3 COMGF24 14-d Etiolated seedlings: mesocotyl 2-d
ExpB4gb:AA979914 Shoots of green seedlings2-b
ExpB5 CRTAQ69 4-d Root tips shorter than 5 mm in length 2-d
ExpB6 CMSAW71 Scutellar node of 2-d seedlings 2-d
ExpB7 COMGX68 14-d Etiolated seedling: mesocotyl 2-d
ExpB8 CGEUY12 Tassel: premeiotic to early uninucleate 2-d
ExpB9TUC04-05-6266.1Mixed adult tissues2-g 4
ExpB10TUC04-05-7808.1Mixed adult tissues2-g 7
ExpB11TUC04-05-6295.1Mixed stages of anthers and pollen2-f 1
ExpB11TUC04-05-6295.1Mixed adult tissues2-g 3
ExpB12TUC04-05-5656.1Endosperm2-i 2
ExpB13 AW066587 14-d Immature embryo2-k 1
ExpB14gb: AI691979 Ear tissue2-e 1
ExpB15gb:AI649785 Stressed shoot2-l 1
ExpB16TUC04-05-8939.1Mixed stages of anther and pollen2-f 14
Mixed adult tissue2-g 4
ExpB16TUC04-05-8706.1Mixed stages of anther and pollen2-f 9
Mixed adult tissue2-g 4
ExpB17TUC04-05-2135.1Root2-m 2
ExpB18TUC04-05-9184.3Endosperm2-i 1
ExpB18TUC04-05-9184.3Ear tissue2-e 3
  • F2-a  gb, A Genbank accession no.; TUC, aZea mays Database assembly no.; TC, The Institute for Genomic Research assembly no.

  • F2-b  ESTs deposited by Iowa State University.

  • F2-c  Root library: gift from Dr. Terry R. Conley at Oklahoma City University.

  • F2-d  Pioneer's maize library collection.

  • F2-e  Ear tissue: Library 606 in ZmDB. Total ESTs sequenced = 5,523 at the date of survey.

  • F2-f  Mixed stage of anther and pollen: Library 660 in ZmDB. Total EST sequenced = 4,651 at the date of survey.

  • F2-g  Mixed adult tissues: Library 707 in ZmDB. Total EST sequenced = 5,436 at the date of survey.

  • F2-h  Immature leaf: Library 486 in ZmDB. Total EST sequenced = 5,868 at the date of survey.

  • F2-i  Endosperm: Library 605 in ZmDB. Total EST sequenced = 6,566 at the date of survey.

  • F2-j  Mixed stages of embryo development: Library 687 in ZmDB. Total ESTs sequenced = 4,937 at the date of survey.

  • F2-k  Fourteen-day immature embryo: Library 683 in ZmDB. Total EST sequenced = 1,138 at the date of survey.

  • F2-l  Stressed shoot (NaCl): Library 496 in ZmDB. Total EST sequenced = 1,307 at the date of survey.

  • F2-m  Root: Library 614 in ZmDB. Total EST sequenced = 10,652 at the date of survey.