OSU Syngenta vbi

SeedGenes Profile: EMB 2729

Gene Information
Gene Symbol EMB 2729
Chromosome Locus At3g20440   tair
Alleles in Database 2   See List OR Show All
Identity Confidence Confirmed
Alias Symbol  
Gene Class Embryo Defective
Predicted Function 1,4-alpha-glucan branching enzyme
Function Details Similar to starch branching enzyme
Gene Evidence
Double Border Recovery
Meinke / Syngenta (1 allele)
Border Recovery
Meinke / Salk (1 allele)
Database Release September, 2002
Predicted Sequences
Gene:7240 nucleotides
mRNA: 3088 nucleotides
Protein:  869 amino acids
cDNA Status FLcDNA Available: AK118785
Top BLAST Hits
Arabidopsis: AT2G36390.1 (39%)
Plant ESTs: Rice (Oryza sativa) (63%)
Model Genomes:  Homo sapiens (40%)
Subcellular Localization TargetP Targeted to Chloroplasts
mRNA Expression Data NASCArray Spot History for 257667_at
Mutant Information
Allele Symbol emb 2729-2
Mutant Class Embryo Defective
Source of Mutant Meinke / Salk
Mutant Line Number SALK_129083
Ecotype Columbia
Genetic Background  
ABRC Stock  
Mutagen Treatment T-DNA
Insertion Mutant Yes   Details
Flanking Sequence  
Location of Mutation Intron 15
Terminal Phenotype Transition  Details
Nomarski Phenotype  
Allelism Evidence Complementation Test; Sequence Identity
Database Release October, 2007
Seed Color White
Embryo Color White
Percent Mutant Seeds 24.4 %
Chi - Square 0.1
Seeds Counted 283
Percent Top Half 47.8 %
Chi - Square 0.1
Average Seed Length 540 ± 30 µm
Average Embryo Length 130 ± 50 µm