TABLE 2

Vang is not required for the transduction of the frizzled signal

GenotypeVangVangVang;hs-fzVang;hs-fzhs-fzhs-fz
Heat shockNoYesNoYesNoYes
Mean number of multiple hair cells (±SD)a76.2 (17.5)69.8 (27.6)78.3 (29.5)244.6 (83.4)0 (0)68.6 (38.2)
Number of wings scored68610814
Effect of heat shockNRNo (P = 0.85)bNRYes (P < 0.001)NRYes (P = 0.002)
  • NR, not relevant.

  • a Mean number of multiple hair cells in the dorsal A region of the wing.

  • b Significance of comparison of genotype with and without heat shock (rank sum test).