TABLE 3

Transcript level of gpd-2/3 in daf-2 alleles relative to the control

StrainHigh-temperature anoxia survival rateLong-term anoxia survival rateTranscript fold increasea
daf-2(e1370)95.2 ± 3.3 (n = 150)91.6 ± 9.4 (n = 150)3.36b
daf-2(e1371)4.5 ± 5.3 (n = 200)0.0 ± 0.0 (n = 200)1.09
daf-2(m596)0.0 ± 0.0 (n = 200)0.0 ± 0.0 (n = 200)1.05
daf-2(m579)77.6 ± 17.7 (n = 300)75.3 ± 32.1 (n = 300)1.91
  • a Transcript level was determined relative to the wild-type control strain.

  • b P < 0.005, determined by the Mann–Whitney U-test.