TABLE 1

Repair of P{wa} excisions in wild type and in spn-A mutants

Relevant genotypeaProgenyb
ExperimentMaternalZygoticn% apricot% red% yellow
1+/++/+3,62484610
2spn-A/+spn-A/spn-A9,50280020
3spn-A/+spn-A/+10,41480317
4spn-A/++/+1,68782216
5+/+spn-A/+2,22180614
  • a Zygotic indicates the genotype of the males in which excision and repair occurred; maternal indicates the genotype of the mothers of these males. Only the genotype with respect to spn-A is shown.

  • b Female progeny of males in which excision and repair took place.