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GrainGenes Gene Report: Wx-B1 (Triticum)

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Gene
Wx-B1 (Triticum)  [ Marker Report ]
Gene Class
Starch synthase
Waxy proteins
Allele
Wx-B1 (Triticum)
[ Show all 9 ]
Locus
GBSS
Reference
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ReferenceSaito M et al. (2009) A novel codominant marker for selection of the null Wx-B1 allele in wheat breeding programs. Molecular Breeding 23:209-217.
ReferenceUrbano M et al. (2002) Waxy proteins in diploid, tetraploid and hexaploid wheats Plant Breeding 121:465-469.
ReferenceNakamura T et al. (1993) Identification of three Wx proteins in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Biochemical Genetics 31:75-86.
ReferenceNakamura T et al. (1993) Decrease of waxy (WX) protein in two common wheat cultivars with low amylose content. Journal of Plant Breeding 111:99-105.
ReferenceChao S et al. (1989) RFLP-based genetic maps of wheat homoeologous group 7 chromosomes. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 78:495-504.
ReferenceChao S et al. (1988) A linkage map of wheat group 7 chromosomes using RFLP markers. Proceedings of the 7th International Wheat Genetics Symposium 493-498.
ReferenceMAS Wheat. Bringing Genomics to the Wheat Fields. Quality Traits. Waxy mutants MAS Wheat. Marker Assisted Selection in Wheat.
URL
https://shigen.nig.ac.jp/wheat/komugi/genes/symbolDetailAction.do?geneId=1296
https://maswheat.ucdavis.edu/protocols/waxy
QTL
QEet.ocs-4A.1
Chromosome
4AL
ReferenceChao S et al. (1989) RFLP-based genetic maps of wheat homoeologous group 7 chromosomes. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 78:495-504.
Germplasm
CultivarChinese Spring
ReferenceUrbano M et al. (2002) Waxy proteins in diploid, tetraploid and hexaploid wheats Plant Breeding 121:465-469.
Comment
A dominant PCR marker for identifying heterozygotes at the Wx-B1 locus is reported in Saito, et al

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