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Table 1 Plant biomass and seed yield in Arabidopsis Col-0 plants and Arabidopsis lines overexpressing BnaFAX1-1

From: The Brassica napus fatty acid exporter FAX1-1 contributes to biological yield, seed oil content, and oil quality

Traits WT OE/At#1 OE/At#2 OE/At#3 OE/At#4
Stem fresh weight (mg/cm) 12.57 ± 0.79 12.63 ± 2.03 15.31 ± 2.00** 15.9 ± 1.28** 15.86 ± 2.66**
Stem diameter (mm) 0.97 ± 0.11 1.04 ± 0.08 1.16 ± 0.99** 1.23 ± 0.14** 1.21 ± 0.08**
Plant height (cm) 32.6 ± 3.37 39.74 ± 2.21** 38.9 ± 1.13** 37.75 ± 2.5** 37.49 ± 2.37**
Rosette fresh weight (g) 1.09 ± 0.14 1.28 ± 0.17* 1.43 ± 0.3* 1.58 ± 0.36** 1.44 ± 0.32*
Rosette dry weight (g) 0.17 ± 0.02 0.18 ± 0.02 0.22 ± 0.02** 0.23 ± 0.05** 0.23 ± 0.04**
Fresh weight of BYAG (g) 2.91 ± 0.24 4.44 ± 0.48** 4.20 ± 0.45** 4.85 ± 0.57** 4.31 ± 0.43**
Dry weight of BYAG (g) 0.45 ± 0.05 0.65 ± 0.07** 0.68 ± 0.04** 0.76 ± 0.10** 0.65 ± 0.14**
Length of siliques (cm) 1.6 ± 0.09 1.57 ± 0.04 1.62 ± 0.09 1.67 ± 0.07 1.59 ± 0.1
Number of siliques per plant 349.7 ± 24.18 408.7 ± 32.1** 416.4 ± 39.05** 501.9 ± 45.95** 412.75 ± 57.54*
Number of seeds per silique 61.06 ± 6.24 64.33 ± 3.56 60.78 ± 4.93 63.33 ± 5.69 61.94 ± 6.63
Weight of per 1000 seeds (mg) 19.15 ± 0.28 18.37 ± 0.68 18.58 ± 0.11 19.12 ± 0.12 19.36 ± 0.58
Seed yield per plant (mg) 118.5 ± 34 179.8 ± 45** 174.9 ± 54* 241.7 ± 51** 172.0 ± 42*
  1. BYAG: biological yield of above ground organs
  2. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, Student’s t test (n = 6–10 ± SD)