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Table 1 Root and shoot characters of control and transgenic rice plants in MS medium containing 1/16 concentration of nitrogen

From: Expression of a cucumber alanine aminotransferase2 gene improves nitrogen use efficiency in transgenic rice

LineRoot length (cm)Shoot length (cm)Wet biomassDry biomass
Root (g)Shoot (g)Root (g)Shoot (g)
Control11.7433.320.110.160.0190.031
FAM19.4731.400.110.160.0180.027
FAM211.1732,900.110.170.0190.032
FAM39.1033.070.120.170.0200.028
FAM49.6032.130.120.170.0210.034
FAM516.37*32.430.17**0.190.033*0.033
FAM611.3332.530.110.170.0170.025
FAM88.3022.870.090.130.0160.019
FAM910.8333.600.110.160.0180.030
FAM1014.0733.130.100.170.0140.027
FAM1211.4029.300.080.140.0140.022
FAM139.8028.670.19**0.180.030*0.033
FAM169.87320.0930.1830.0160.025
FAM179.9732.430.1070.1800.0170.026
  1. *Significantly higher than control at P < 0.05
  2. **Significantly higher than control at P < 0.01