Table 2.

Genetic Analysis of ccr Loci

CrossWild TypeLutein Reduced
ccr2-1 × ccr1-1180
ccr2-1 × lut1290
ccr2-1 × lut2480
ccr1-1 × lut1130
ccr1-1 × lut2130
ccr2-1 × ccr2-3028
ccr2-1 × ccr2-4020
ccr2-1 × ccr2-5014
  • F1 progeny from pairwise reciprocal crosses were analyzed for reduced lutein by HPLC.