Sharp divergence between wheat and barley at loci encoding novel members of the trypsin/α-amylase inhibitors family

  title={Sharp divergence between wheat and barley at loci encoding novel members of the trypsin/$\alpha$-amylase inhibitors family},
  author={P. S{\'a}nchez de la Hoz and Atilio Pedro Castagnaro and Pilar Carbonero},
  journal={Plant Molecular Biology},
Amino acid sequences for three members (CMx1, CMx2, and CMx3) of a new subfamily of trypsin/α-amylase inhibitors in wheat have been deduced from the nucleotide sequences of the corresponding cDNAs. A cDNA clone encoding CMx1 was selected from a wheat developing endosperm library using a probe that encoded barley trypsin inhibitor BTI-CMe at low stringency. Sequences corresponding to CMx2 and CMx3 were obtained from cDNA amplified by the polymerase chain reaction. The three CMx sequences contain… 

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