Cereal Research Communications

, Volume 35, Issue 4, pp 1675–1683 | Cite as

Allelic Variation of HMW Glutenin Subunits and 1BL.1RS Translocation in Slovak Common Wheats

  • E. GregováEmail author
  • D. Mihálik
  • S. Šliková
  • Z. Šramková
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High molecular weight glutenin and 1BL.1RS translocation employing the standard sodium dodecyl sulphate (SDS-PAGE) and acid (A-PAGE) polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis methods were classified in 43 Slovak wheat cultivars registered between 1976 and 2006. Total number of 9 alleles was detected at all Glu-1 loci. The most frequent HMW-GS alleles were “Null” for Glu-1A, 7+9 for Glu-1B and 5+10 for Glu-1D, respectively. At the same time these alleles also constituted the most frequent HMW-GS genotype and phenotype-0, 7+9, 5+10. Such HMW-GS combination was found in 48.8% of all genotypes analyzed in Triticum aestivum L. ssp. aestivum. Eleven different HMW-GS genotype-phenotype combinations were found, occurring at various frequencies.


wheat genetic diversity glutenins gliadins quality 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Gregová
    • 1
    Email author
  • D. Mihálik
    • 1
  • S. Šliková
    • 1
  • Z. Šramková
    • 2
  1. 1.Research Institute of Plant ProductionSlovak Agricultural Research CentrePieštánySlovak Republic
  2. 2.Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology, Institute of Biochemistry, Nutrition and Health ProtectionSlovak University of Technology in BratislavaBratislavaSlovak Republic

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