TABLE 2

Intrasubspecific B. indicus heteroplasmy

Cloned animalsTissues analyzed (% B. indicus
donor mtDNA)
E1Blood (1.4)
E4Blood (2.4), muscle (6.0), skin (2.1), follicular cells (2.5), oocytes (0)a
E5Blood (2.1), muscle (7.3), skin (1.9), follicular cells (12.7), oocytes (0)a
E7Skin (0)a, follicular cells (0)a
E8Blood (0.9), muscle (0.7), skin (1.6), follicular cells (1.0)
E11Blood (0.6), muscle (0.7), skin (1.8), follicular cells (1.0)
E13Blood (0)a
E16, E17Blood (0.6)
  • a Assay sensitivity, 0.5%.