Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2007 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 10 No. 4, Issue of October 15, 2007
 


Table 3. Effect of the UV-A candidate mutant Th12A20.1 on tomato plants var. Fortaleza.


Strain

Plant
height* (cm)

Total fresh
weight* (g)

Total dry
weight* (g)

Root dry weight* (g)

 Th12A20.1

55 a

31.89 a

1.64 a

0.13 a

 Th12

69.13 a

25.5 b

2.02 a

0.19 a

 Th11

56.75 a

16.77 c

1.49 a

0.19 a

*Different letters indicate significant differences using the Tuckey's test at 5% significance.