TABLE 5

Fitness of sis null mutants

GenotypeFitness
SexsisSxlMaleFemaleComments
Malesis+/sis+SxlFS/SxlFS1Original male
FemaleSxlFS/SxlFSPe1Original female
FemaleSxlFSPe/SxlFSPe1 + kTwo doses of Pe, better female
Malesis/sis+SxlFS/SxlFS1Same as original male
MaleSxlFS/SxlFSPe1Pe inactive, male
MaleSxlFSPe/SxlFSPe1Pe inactive, male