TABLE 1

Attrition rate in the development of working SSR primer pairs

Enriched librariesDatabasePreviousTotal
Clones sequenced1978n/an/a1978
Unique SSR-containing clones1217n/an/a1217
Primer pairs designed58583n/a668
Correct product size48879n/a567
SSR primer pairs mapped2251636278
Wheat SSRs mapped1n/a12
Total SSR loci mapped2701738325
  • n/a, not applicable.