TABLE 1

Brood size without toxin vs. brood size with toxin

GenotypeBrood size no toxinBrood size with toxin
Wild type240 ± 265.2 ± 3.9
bre-1(ye4)137 ± 2646.3 ± 9.9
bre-2(ye8)126 ± 15101 ± 19
bre-2(ye31)137 ± 16103 ± 22
bre-3(ye9)256 ± 34179 ± 28
bre-3(ye26)216 ± 4247.8 ± 19
bre-3(ye28)163 ± 3.993.7 ± 50
bre-4(ye12)134 ± 4782.3 ± 35
bre-4(ye13)271 ± 23180 ± 37
bre-4(ye27)263 ± 23140 ± 37
bre-5(ye17)213 ± 28131 ± 39
  • Average total progeny counts per hermaphrodite (± standard deviation) without and with 12.5 μg/ml Cry5B toxin in wells at 20°. The broods from five to eight hermaphrodites were averaged per data point.