Table 2 Expression of homeologs in different wheat tissues
TissueNumber of Homeologous Copies Expressed per GeneTotal Expressed GenesTotal Expressed Homeologs# Expressed Homeologs/GeneESTs/Tissue (K)
ThreeTwoOne
Root844791111911.727
Shoot3113650671.315.5
Crown2124963891.415.7
Sheath0113141512.5
Leaf3104154701.223
Flag leaf0120212211.3
Immature spike4134562831.312.3
Anther31042121125136.1
Spike HD2155168871.311.3
Early FL11047991191.247.6
Pistil HD1103950621.210.4
Preanthesis495770871.214.3
DPA-207134666931.411.3
DPA-303163554761.412.6
  • Only the genes with three structural copies were considered for the analysis. #, number; EST, expressed sequence tag; HD, heading date; FL, flowering; DPA, days postanthesis.