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Table 1 Features and nomenclature of engineered Arabidopsis plants used in this study

From: Increased drought tolerance in plants engineered for low lignin and low xylan content

Name Background Genotype Phenotype References
pTBL29:GUX1 tbl29 pTBL29:GUX1 Low xylan acetylation [17]
XE#55a irx7 pVND7:IRX7 Low xylan in fibers [8]
pC4H:QsuB#1 Col-0 pC4H:QsuB Low lignin, high H/G ratio [22]
pC4H:QsuB#6 Col-0 pC4H:QsuB Low lignin, high H/G ratio [22]
W2#5 Col-0 pC4H:GALS1
pIRX5:UGE2
pIRX8:URGT1
High β-1,4-galactan. High C6/C5 ratio [12]
W4#1 Col-0 pC4H:GALS1
pIRX5:UGE2
pIRX8:URGT1
pCESA7:QsuB
High β-1,4-galactan. High C6/C5 ratio. Low lignin [12]
W4#2 Col-0 pC4H:GALS1
pIRX5:UGE2
pIRX8:URGT1
pCESA7:QsuB
High β-1,4-galactan. High C6/C5 ratio. Low lignin [12]
X4#2 XE#55a pC4H:GALS1
pIRX5:UGE2
pIRX8:URGT1
pCESA7:QsuB
High β-1,4-galactan. High C6/C5 ratio. Low lignin. Low xylan [12]
X4#12 XE#55a pC4H:GALS1
pIRX5:UGE2
pIRX8:URGT1
pCESA7:QsuB
High β-1,4-galactan. High C6/C5 ratio. Low lignin. Low xylan [12]
  1. The nomenclature and the line numbers are the same as used in the referenced studies
  2. a The name used for this line is the same as in the first study [8]. The XE#55 line was used as a control with the designation ‘X0’ in the recent paper by Aznar et al. [12]