Table III.

Quantification of silencing in VIGS experiments by real-time RT-PCR

PlantGene TargetLeafTrichome
Expression RatioaseExpression Ratioase
N. benthamianaBCKD E1-β0.120.03
S. pennelliiBCKD E1-β0.370.120.240.04
KAS IA0.140.020.300.03
KAS IB0.660.090.630.05
  • a Expression level in silenced tissue relative to the TRV2 control (n = 3).