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Agronomy Journal Abstract -

Breeding High Amylose Corn1


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  1. Vol. 50 No. 1, p. 9-12

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  1. M. S. Zuber2,
  2. C. O. Grogan2,
  3. W. L. Deatherage3,
  4. J. E. Hubbard3,
  5. W. E. Schulze and
  6. M. M. MacMasters3



A new strain of high amylose was found to be non-allelic with the previously repotted ha strain. The F3 segregates of a cross between the two strains gave amylose contents ranging from 25.4 to 70.3%. Modifying factors for amylose content apparently exist in some normal dent corn lines.

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