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Table 1 Grain methionine concentration in high and low methionine populations

From: Genetic and biochemical differences in populations bred for extremes in maize grain methionine concentration

Starting population Cycle Year HM mean (S.D.)1 LM Mean (S.D.) Difference (S.D.)
BS11 6 2007 0.14 −0.43 0.57
7 2008 0.73 −0.79 1.52
8 2010 0.69 −0.86 1.39
BS31 6 2007 0.72 −0.81 1.53
7 2008 0.92 −0.74 1.66
8 2010 0.76 −0.63 1.11
  1. 1Mean of the 50 ears in the high and low populations determined by the microbial method and expressed in Standard Deviations from the mean of the union of the high and low populations.