Table 3 DNA methylation at the key –245 cytosine site in immature spikes and leaves
No. of clones
CultivarAlleleStamen primodium stageGreen anther stageLeafmiR172-assisted mRNA cleavageVascular tissue
NonmethylatedMethylated%NonmethylatedMethylated%NonmethylatedMethylated%
SV235cly1.b2412751242516319Not cleavedPartially developed
KNGcly1.b1242516001616Not cleavedNot developed
SV2308acly1.cNot cleavedNot developed
GPcly1.b16001600n.t., not testedn.t.n.t.Not developed
AZCly1.a142131600n.t.n.t.Cleaved (Nair et al. 2010)Developed
MorexCly1.a124251516n.t.n.t.n.t.Developed
  • a Sequence variance (C/T) replaced CG site in SV230.