TABLE 2

Comparison of the a1 homologues in rice, maize, and sorghum genomes

Percent Rice A1Percent Maize a1Percent Sorghum A1-b
SorghumNucleotide identityExon849192
A1-aIntron525562
ProteinIdentity808587
Similarity899292
SorghumNucleotide identityExon7890
A1-bIntron5469
ProteinIdentity7283
Similarity8190
MaizeNucleotide identityExon82
a1Intron52
ProteinIdentity75
Similarity83