Table 2.

Symbiotic Gene Expression in Uninoculated Roots of the nup85-3 Mutant

GeneRelative Expression (nup85-3/Wild Type)a
NUP85b0.20 ± 0.05
NFR11.00 ± 0.10
NFR50.93 ± 0.09
SymRK0.84 ± 0.12
CASTOR1.11 ± 0.21
POLLUX1.39 ± 0.36
CCaMK1.07 ± 0.14
NIN1.06 ± 0.39
  • a Expression levels are normalized on the basis of the amount of EF-1 and shown relative to the wild type. Mean ± sd (n = 3).

  • b Ratio of the expression of NUP85 to EF-1 was 0.06 in the wild-type plants.