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GrainGenes Gene Class Report: Purple grain/pericarp

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Gene Class
Purple grain/pericarp
Reference
ReferenceZeven AC (1991) Wheats with purple and blue grains: a review. Euphytica 56:243-258.
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See Also
Purple pericarp
Anthocyanin pigmentation
Gene
Pp1 (Triticum)
Pp2 (Triticum)
Pp3 (Triticum)
pp1pp3 (Triticum)
Allele
Pp3a (Triticum)
Pp3b (Triticum)
Locus
Pp1
Pp3a
Pp3b
Pp3
Comment
Genes for purple pericarp were transferred from tetraploid to hexaploid wheat (Bolton FE (1968); Copp LGL (1965); McIntosh RA & Baker EP (1967); Piech J & Evans LE (1979). See geneclass in the Wheat Gene Catalog for full description and references.

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