TABLE 1

gon-14 mutants exhibit multivulva defects but are not synMuv

% inductionaAverage no. P(3–8).p vulval fates ± SEb% animals with >3 vulval fates
GenotypeP3.pP4.pP5.pP6.pP7.pP8.pn
Wild type0010010010003.0 ± 0.0030
lin-15A(n767)0110010010003.0 ± 0.0250
lin-38(n751)0010010010003.0 ± 0.0040
lin-36(n766)0010010010003.0 ± 0.0030
lin-36(n766); lin-15A(n767)8398100100100885.7 ± 0.110030
gon-14(q12)c172396100100403.8 ± 0.16954
gon-14(q12); lin-15A(n767)c1118100100100283.6 ± 0.14652
lin-38(n751); gon-14(q12)c14179710094333.6 ± 0.15233
lin-36(n766); gon-14(q12)c1722989898423.8 ± 0.16030
  • a Percentage of animals in which the given VPC was induced (see materials and methods).

  • b Average number of P(3–8).p vulval fates per animal (see materials and methods).

  • c gon-14 homozygotes were derived from heterozygous gon-14 parents.