Genome Analysis: The State of Knowledge of Barley Genes

Arnis Druka, Kazuhiro Sato, Gary J. Muehlbauer

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBarley
Subtitle of host publicationProduction, Improvement, and Uses
Number of pages27
ISBN (Print)9780813801230
StatePublished - Apr 20 2011


  • Affymetrix GeneChip arrays - basic building blocks of Affymetrix GeneChip microarrays, 25-base long oligodeoxynucleotides
  • Barley cultivation, suited to temperate regions of the world - ranking fourth, in terms of total cereal production
  • ESTs, 300- to 600-nucleotide long sequences - from cDNA clones
  • FLcDNAs, derived from entire mRNA molecules - coding sequence and 5' - and 3' - untranslated sequences (UTRs)
  • Gene cloning and characterization
  • Gene, referred to as HvAACT1, encoding a multidrug and toxic compound extrusion (MATE) family member
  • Genome analysis - state of knowledge of barley genes
  • Global importance of barley to agriculture - geneticists, history of studying role and function of barley genes
  • Physical mapping and genome sequencing
  • Reverse genetics, gene sequence - using genetics tools in identifying gene function

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