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et al. (2002) Association of a lipoxygenase locus, Lpx-B1, with variation in lipoxygenase activity in durum wheat seeds
et al. (2001) Identification of a microsatellite on chromosome 7B showing a strong linkage with yellow pigment in durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L. var. durum)
(2001) Mapping components of flour and noodle colour in Australian wheat
Australian Journal of Agricultural Research
(2000) Development of a STS marker linked to a major locus controlling flour colour in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)
et al. (1998) Mapping loci associated with flour colour in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.).
Theoretical and Applied Genetics
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Elouafi et al. (HDT-135-255) identified a QTL with a large effect on yellow pigment in the distal region of the long arm of chromosome 7B in a cross between the cultivated durum variety Omrabi5 and T. dicoccoides. Microsatellites Xgwm344-7B and Xgwm63e explained 53% and 13% of the variation in yellow pigment, respectively.
Hessler et al. (CRS-42-1695) identified a minor QTL for yellow pigment in a Jennah Khetifa x Cham 1 cross with Xbcd926 explaining 10.4% of the variation.
An STS developed from the AFLP marker Xwua26.4 on 7AL explains 60% of the variation in grain yellow pigment content in a Schomburgk x Yaralinka population.
Xpsr680, Xwmc25a, and SksuB8 explain 10%, 12%, and 17% of the variation in grain yellow pigment content in a CD87 x Katepwa population, respectively.
A gene distal to Xwmc346 explains 27% of the variation in grain yellow pigment content in a Sunco x Tasman population.