Basic mutant information   
Mutant name dad1-2
Mutant/Transgenic mutant
Ecotype V26
Mutagenesis type Transposon
(Semi-)Dominant/Recessive recessive
Description Wild type is Petunia hybrida(Petunia) V26. Mutant has a delayed leaf senescence phenotype.
1: Snowden KC, Simkin AJ, Janssen BJ, Templeton KR, Loucas HM, Simons JL, Karunairetnam S, Gleave AP, Clark DG, Klee HJ
The Decreased apical dominance1/Petunia hybrida CAROTENOID CLEAVAGE DIOXYGENASE8 gene affects branch production and plays a role in leaf senescence, root growth, and flower development.
Plant Cell 2005 Mar;17(3):746-59

Mutated genes   
GenBank ID AY743219
Alias Dad1/PhCCD8
Organism Petunia (Petunia hybrida)
Description The Decreased apical dominance1 (Dad1)/PhCCD8 gene of petunia (Petunia hybrida) encodes a hypothetical carotenoid cleavage dioxygenase (CCD)
Phenotype information   
Natural senescenceChlorophyll contenthigh
Leaf colorgreen