Genetic Diversity and Genetic Relationships of Purple Willow (Salix purpurea L.) from Natural Locations
AbstractIn this study, the genetic diversity and structure of 13 natural locations of Salix purpurea were determined with the use of AFLP (amplified length polymorphism), RAPD (randomly amplified polymorphic DNA) and ISSR (inter-simple sequence repeats). The genetic relationships between 91 examined S. purpurea genotypes were evaluated by analyses of molecular variance (AMOVA), principal coordinates analyses (PCoA) and UPGMA (unweighted pair group method with arithmetic mean) dendrograms for both single marker types and a combination of all marker systems. The locations were assigned to distinct regions and the analysis of AMOVA (analysis of molecular variance) revealed a high genetic diversity within locations. The genetic diversity between both regions and locations was relatively low, but typical for many woody plant species. The results noted for the analyzed marker types were generally comparable with few differences in the genetic relationships among S. purpurea locations. A combination of several marker systems could thus be ideally suited to understand genetic diversity patterns of the species. This study makes the first attempt to broaden our knowledge of the genetic parameters of the purple willow (S. purpurea) from natural location for research and several applications, inter alia breeding purposes. View Full-Text
- Supplementary File 1:
7Z-Document (7Z, 899 KB)
Scifeed alert for new publicationsNever miss any articles matching your research from any publisher
- Get alerts for new papers matching your research
- Find out the new papers from selected authors
- Updated daily for 49'000+ journals and 6000+ publishers
- Define your Scifeed now
Sulima, P.; Prinz, K.; Przyborowski, J.A. Genetic Diversity and Genetic Relationships of Purple Willow (Salix purpurea L.) from Natural Locations. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2018, 19, 105.
Sulima P, Prinz K, Przyborowski JA. Genetic Diversity and Genetic Relationships of Purple Willow (Salix purpurea L.) from Natural Locations. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2018; 19(1):105.Chicago/Turabian Style
Sulima, Paweł; Prinz, Kathleen; Przyborowski, Jerzy A. 2018. "Genetic Diversity and Genetic Relationships of Purple Willow (Salix purpurea L.) from Natural Locations." Int. J. Mol. Sci. 19, no. 1: 105.
Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.