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Table 3 Leaf area of WT and transgenic (T) plants

From: The antioxidative defense system is involved in the premature senescence in transgenic tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum NC89)

Lines 1 (cm2) 2 (cm2) 3 (cm2) 4 (cm2) 5 (cm2) 6 (cm2) 7 (cm2) 8 (cm2) 9 (cm2)
WT 28.8 ± 5.0a 62.8 ± 13.3a 82.9 ± 14.7a 158.5 ± 14.6a 154.8 ± 12.4a 112.8 ± 5.4a 77.9 ± 8.9a 25.3 ± 7.6b  
T3-1 26 ± 8.4a 59.2 ± 21.0a 97.3 ± 4.8a 96.8 ± 1.1b 132.9 ± 2.6b 103.0 ± 6.5a 89.5 ± 7.0a 56.4 ± 14.2a 18.7 ± 6.5
T3-2 30.2 ± 1.0a 67.5 ± 2.7a 89.9 ± 10.2a 124.6 ± 5.6b 133.5 ± 2.7b 111.4 ± 12.0a 86.1 ± 11.6a 53.2 ± 0.3ab 23.2 ± 2.9
T3-3 24.8 ± 3.2a 58.0 ± 8.4a 81.4 ± 1.9a 116.7 ± 11.9b 128.9 ± 6.7b 116.1 ± 1.5a 88.8 ± 6.2a 53.5 ± 10.5ab 31.1 ± 16.3
  1. Each line represents a mean of five replicates. Different letters indicate statistically significant differences at P ≤ 0.05 in same leaf position of wild-type (WT) and transgenic (T) plants