TABLE 5

Phenotypic rescue assay of site-directed mutants of gastrulation defective into embryos from gd9/gd9 females

No. embryos injected% cuticles
RNADFKVDHAGastrulation
gdcD7 (wt)12544960Locally ventralized
H292R108100000Dorsalized
S459A10365890Locally ventralized
S468A118100000Dorsalized
None200100000Dorsalized
  • D, dorsalized; FK, exhibits filzkorper; VD, exhibits ventral denticles; HA, hatching.