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Table 1 Characteristics of wild-type and transgenic plants

From: Heteroexpression of Osa-miR319b improved switchgrass biomass yield and feedstock quality by repression of PvPCF5

 Rachis length (cm)Stem length (cm)Leaf length (cm)Blade width (mm)Blade thickness (mm)
WT197.39 ± 10.68 bc92.53 ± 3.46 de65.78 ± 9.94 a14.10 ± 1.97 b0.15 ± 0.01 c
WT294.33 ± 5.56 c89.91 ± 7.86 d67.66 ± 10.69 a14.46 ± 0.86 b0.14 ± 0.01 dc
TG21104.95 ± 10.51 ab118.40 ± 14.56 a62.85 ± 13.13 ab17.04 ± 2.56 a0.23 ± 0.03 a
TG20104.62 ± 12.34 a107.63 ± 7.61 bc63.61 ± 10.00 a17.30 ± 2.57 a0.23 ± 0.03 ab
TG1107.23 ± 10.5 ab112.67 ± 5.65 ab61.20 ± 7.68 ab18.03 ± 2.27 a0.21 ± 0.02 b
M459.79 ± 9.88 de100.30 ± 6.90 cd50.84 ± 4.29 c9.95 ± 0.93 c0.12 ± 0.01 de
M164.95 ± 5.98 d100.74 ± 9.22 cd55.94 ± 3.17 bc11.14 ± 0.51 cd0.11 ± 0.01 de
M354.17 ± 7.53 e96.84 ± 16.31 de49.46 ± 4.23 c11.72 ± 1.09 d0.11 ± 0.01 e
  1. Each number is the mean of four biological repeats (with 20 technical repeats) ± SD. Different letters indicate statistically significant differences as determined by Duncan’s multiple range test (P < 0.05)