TABLE 1

Probable function and numbers of P-element lines from this screen

Probable functionNo. of
P-element line
Apoptosis (A)12
Cell adhesion (CA)12
Cell cycle8
Cytoskeleton (CS)24
Enzyme (E)114
Replication, DNA repair, and other chromosomal proteins (CP)31
Novel (N)274
Transcription and gene regulation (TGR)61
Translation and RNA processing (TRP)64
Signal transduction (ST)91
Channel and transporter (TP)28
Other cellular process (O)77
EST12
No gene in 3 kb42
Retrotransposon and others4
Total numbers854
  • The assignment of a probable function class to each gene is based on FlyBase information, biochemical functions, or known structural homologs in other eukaryotes.