Table 2

Effect of Dietary Restriction on Hypodermal Ploidy. All genotypes, unless stated (NS, p > 0.05), show highly significant (p < 0.0001) alterations from wild type ploidy responses to DR.

Hypodermal ploidy (xC)


Genotype

High Food

Low Food

n

% reduction


N2

10.9 (± 0.3)

8.4 (± 0.2)

113, 94

23

che-2(e1033)

8.6 (± 0.3)

7.5 (± 0.4)

56, 25

13

che-3(e1124)

8.4 (± 0.5)

7.5 (± 0.7)

17, 12

11

che-11(e1810)

9.2 (± 0.3)

8.5 (± 0.5)

32, 21

8

che-13(e1805)

8.4 (± 0.5)

7.5 (± 0.5)

13, 13

11

osm-5(p813)

8.8 (± 0.4)

7.6 (± 0.5)

24, 17

14

egl-4(n478)

12.3 (± 0.3)

11.6 (± 0.3)

101, 88

5

dbl-1(nk3)

7.5 (± 0.5)

6.9 (± 0.4)

51, 32

8

sma-2(e502)

7.6 (± 0.7)

7.0 (± 0.5)

14, 11

8

sma-3(wk20)

8.2 (± 0.4)

7.0 (± 0.4)

39, 23

15

sma-4(e729)

7.4 (± 0.3)

6.4 (± 0.5)

35, 22

14

sma-6(wk7)

8.3 (± 0.3)

7.1 (± 0.3)

31, 18

14

lon-1(e185)

12.2 (± 0.9)

8.5 (± 1.0)

9, 8

30 NS

che-2(e1033);dbl-1(nk3)

9.1 (± 0.5)

7.8 (± 0.5)

29, 18

14

egl4(n478);dbl-1(nk3)

8.9 (± 0.8)'

6

eat-2(ad465)

10.1 (± 0.7)

7.7 (± 0.4)

24, 17

24 NS

eat-2(ad465);dbl-1(nk3)

8.5 (± 0.4)

7.0 (± 0.4)

43, 23

18


Tain et al. BMC Developmental Biology 2008 8:28   doi:10.1186/1471-213X-8-28

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