Table 1

Rescue of the mfr male sterile phenotype by transgenes.

Strain

Male Genotype

n*

% Fertile Crosses

Average Progeny Yield


control (mfr+)

w; P{w+mcmfr+t10.7}A or B/+; mfrZ0695/TM6

10

100%

100+

control (mfr-)

w; +/SM1; mfrZ0695/Df h-i22

21

0%

0

transgenic (A)

w; +/P{w+mcmfr+t10.7}A; mfrZ0695/Df h-i22

11

100%

100+

transgenic (B)

w; +/P{w+mcmfr+t10.7}B; mfrZ0695/Df h-i22

25

100%

100+


A and B are two independent insertions of the transgene.

*number of single male crosses assayed

Smith and Wakimoto BMC Developmental Biology 2007 7:21   doi:10.1186/1471-213X-7-21

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