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Table 1 Fatty acid composition of Nicotiana benthamiana leaves transiently expressing the selected genes

From: Critical metabolic pathways and genes cooperate for epoxy fatty acid-enriched oil production in developing seeds of Vernonia galamensis, an industrial oleaginous plant

Lines Fatty acid composition (% of total)
16:0 18:0 18:1 18:2 18:3 20:0 EFA
Control 21.6 ± 0.3 7.3 ± 0.1 3.9 ± 0.1 16.4 ± 0.3 42.7 ± 0.7 7.1 ± 0.2 0
VgFAD2 23.9 ± 0.4 8.8 ± 0.2 6.1 ± 0.1 28.2 ± 1.1 24.3 ± 0.5 8.9 ± 0.1 0
VgFAD2-like 21.5 ± 0.5 7.9 ± 0.3 4.1 ± 0.1 17.5 ± 0.5 33.2 ± 0.9 5.8 ± 0.1 8.6 ± 0.2
VgFAD2-like + VgPDCT 22.3 ± 0.5 7.6 ± 0.1 3.7 ± 0.4 17.9 ± 0.6 32.4 ± 1.2 6.4 ± 0.5 8.2 ± 0.1
VgFAD2-like + VgLPCAT 21.4 ± 1.6 7.9 ± 0.9 4.3 ± 0.2 21.3 ± 0.9 22.5 ± 1.9 4 ± 0.3 19.4 ± 0.4
VgFAD2-like  + VgFAD2 15.3 ± 0.3 9.6 ± 0.1 7.2 ± 0.1 12.6 ± 0.4 38.1 ± 1.2 3.8 ± 0.1 13.1 ± 0.6
VgFAD2-like + VgGPAT 21.3 ± 0.3 7.6 ± 0.1 3.7 ± 0.4 17.9 ± 0.6 32.4 ± 1.2 6.4 ± 0.5 7.7 ± 0.1
VgFAD2-like + VgLPAT 20.2 ± 0.6 8.1 ± 0.3 4.1 ± 0.2 19.3 ± 0.4 25.5 ± 1.9 6.1 ± 0.3 16.7 ± 0.5
  1. Error bars ± SD, n = 3