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Table 1 The phenotype parameters measured for plants from two transgenic lines and the control plants (wild-type)

From: Manipulating cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase (CAD) expression in flax affects fibre composition and properties

Plant height
[cm] 2009 2010
WT 83,1 68,7
CAD 27 87,4 66,7
CAD 33 70,7 ** 53,1 **
Seed weight
[mg] 2009 2010
WT 5,46 4,91
CAD 27 5,49 4,82
CAD 33 4,74 ** 4,11 **
Number of seeds in the capsule
  2009 2010
WT 6,52 6,22
CAD 27 7,22 6,15
CAD 33 6,90 ** 4,34 **
  1. Plants were grown in the field and collected annually in years 2009–2010. **- p < 0.0001.