Wheat SNP Markers

Wheat:

  • Chao et.al 2008 developed 359 detection primers for single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) previously discovered within intron sequences of wheat genes and used them to evaluate SNP polymorphism in common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). These SNPs showed an average polymorphism information content (PIC) of 0.18 among 20 US elite wheat cultivars, representing seven market classes. Table.
  • Sequence variants of wheat can be found at Wheat-URGI
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