General information

Mutant name ein6
Mutant/Transgenic plant mutant
Ecotype Ler
Mutagenesis type fast neutron mutagenesis
Dominant/Recessive/Semi-dominant recessive
PMID 7768447
CommentNo comment

Mutated genes

Locus name Alias Hormone Mutated site Paper description
EIN6 EIN6 ethylene ein6 mutant plants are insensitive to ethylene suggesting a defect in the ethylene response pathway. Ein6 is epistatic to ctr1

Phenotype information

Organ AttributeNo hormoneethylene
Root Lateral root-reduced
Primary root-long
Root hairs-fewer
Cotyledon/Leaf Epinastic or hyponastic cotyledonhyponastic cotyledon-
Petioleelongated petiole-
Hypocotyl/Stem Hypocotyl length-long hypocotyls
Plant heightincreased plant height-
Shoot apical dominanceincreased shoot apical dominance-
Shoot apical hook-reduced apical hook