Table 1 Accumulated rates of Foc TR4 disease throughout the 3-year field trial

From: Transgenic Cavendish bananas with resistance to Fusarium wilt tropical race 4

Line Number of plants in the field (n) Chronological incidence of TR4 infection (percent of symptomatic plants)
January 2012 April 2012 October 2012 April 2013 October 2013 April 2014 October 2014 April 2015
GCTCV 218 16 0 0 0 31.3 31.3 68.8 68.8 68.8
Williams 27 0 0 0 25.9 33.3 51.9 55.6 66.7
DPM25 9 0 0 22.2 77.8 88.9 88.9 100 100
GN 8 0 0 12.5 37.5 50 62.5 75 87.5
RGA2-2 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20*
RGA2-3 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0*
RGA2-4 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20*
RGA2-5 7 0 14.3 14.3 14.3 14.3 14.3 14.3 14.3*
RGA2-6 6 0 0 16.7 50 50 50 50 66.7
RGA2-7 10 0 0 10 20 40 50 60 60
Ced9-10 8 0 0 12.5 25 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5
Ced9-15 10 0 0 0 10 10 20 20 50
Ced9-17 8 0 0 25 25 25 37.5 50 87.5
Ced9-19 10 0 0 0 10 10 10 10 10**
Ced9-21 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0**
Ced9-22 10 0 0 0 10 10 10 30 30*
Ced9-23 10 0 0 0 10 10 10 10 20
Ced9-26 10 0 0 20 20 20 20 20 20*
Ced9-31 10 0 0 10 10 10 20 20 20
  1. DPM25, Dwarf Parfitt Mutant; GCTCV, Giant Cavendish Tissue Culture Variants; GN, Grand Nain; HSD, honest significant difference; TR4, tropical race 4. Data are percentage of biological replicates infected at time of assessment. *0.01 < p < 0.05, **0.001 < p < 0.01 at trial end (Tukey's HSD test).