TABLE 7

Effect of the Gaiano genetic background on repression of germ-line snw mutability by TP5 and TP6

Test 1 (August 2000)Test 2 (November 2001)Test 3 (December 2002)
StockaNo. vialsNo. fliesMutation ratebNo. vialsNo. fliesMutation ratebNo. vialsNo. fliesMutation rateb
snw control stocks
    Basic4912730.564 ± 0.0195014470.565 ± 0.0145018170.511 ± 0.015
    Gaiano5015830.512 ± 0.0135014480.532 ± 0.0204920040.516 ± 0.014
TP5 snw stocks
    Basic5014860.005 ± 0.0044913090.014 ± 0.0055020280.013 ± 0.006
    Gaiano4915780.121 ± 0.0234512330.194 ± 0.0254919330.202 ± 0.023
TP6 snw stocks
    Basic4914570.046 ± 0.0125012880.052 ± 0.0115020640.085 ± 0.014
    Gaiano5016190.042 ± 0.0114110700.034 ± 0.0094719120.009 ± 0.003
  • a Gaiano stocks were created in February 2000.

  • b Unweighted average ± standard error.