Table 1 Contents of carbohydrates in wild-type and transgenic plants

From: Chloroplastic photorespiratory bypass increases photosynthesis and biomass production in Arabidopsis thaliana

Parametera WT DEF GT-DEF
Starch 1,510 (±203) 1,320 (±43) 1,522 (±114)
Glucose 188 (±16) 180 (±19) 227 (±15)
Fructose 40 (±3) 45 (±3) 66 (±3)***
Sucrose 328 (±23) 372 (±28) 403 (±17)*
  1. a Given in μmol m−2;
  2. *, P < 0.05;
  3. ***, P < 0.001; ±, s.e.m.