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Gene information
General information
TC008662 Gene

The sequence from the iB fragment is matched against the genes from the official gene set. The matche(s) is/are visualizied in a genome browser.

NC_007422.5: 13780448..13781446
Sequence information
Transcripts / Proteins (1) Get mRNA sequence
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Ortholog information (from OrthoDB)

The information about the homolog genes in Drosophila is provided by OrthoDB http://www.orthodb.org/. The homologs are sorted according to their similarity score. For an orthology statement additional analysis are required.
The data basis for the orthologs is OrthoDB v9 containing OGS3 for Tribolium castaneum and 2015_04 (r6.07) for Drosophila melanogaster.

Closest fly homologs
    TC008662
    Gene ontology

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    iBeetle screen iB_04531

    Attention! iBeetle is a first pass screen. Hence, the documented phenotypes need to be confirmed by independent experiments using non-overlapping dsRNA fragments! Phenotypes with a penetrance > 50% are frequently reproduced. See Schmitt-Engel et al. 2015 for details on reproducibility.

    iB sequence
    Phenotype after pupal injection
    Usually 10 injected animals

    Pupal injection procedure

    Day 0: 10 female pupae of the pBA19 strain (muscle enhancer trap line) were injected with dsRNA.

    3 days post injection (dpi): Hatch control: Pupal and adult lethality as well as metamorphosis defects (molting, eclosion) were documented. For mating, 4 males of the black strain were added.

    9 dpi: First egg-lay was collected and incubated for cuticle analysis. Adult lethality and egg production (reduced/ no egg-lay) was documented.

    11 dpi: Second egg-lay was collected and incubated for embryonic muscle analysis. Adult lethality and egg production (reduced/ no egg-lay) were documented.

    Note: The adult morphology was not analyzed systematically at 3/9/11 dpi. Only obvious phenotypes, visible without magnification, have been annotated.

    13 dpi: Egg productivity and Ovary analysis
    The percentage of hatched larvae was documented and not hatched larvae/ eggs were embedded for cuticle analysis (15 dpi). In case of a reduction of egg production, 4 injected females were dissected to analyze the gross morphology of the ovaries.

    14 dpi: Analysis of embryonic musculature and early embryonic development
    Offspring of the injected females (hatched and not hatched larvae/ eggs) were analysed for embryonic lethality and muscle defects.

    15 dpi: Analysis of larval instar 1 cuticle
    Offspring of injected females were analysed and cuticle phenotypes were annotated.

    22 dpi: Stink gland analysis
    Documentation of defects in abdominal and thoracic stink glands (colour, size, content) of the injected femals.

    Terms used in the pupal injection procedure

    larval pantagmatic defects
    At least two tagmata (head, thorax, abdomen or terminus) show similar/ comparable defects.
    empty eggs
    Just empty shells are visible, no cuticle has been developed.
    strong defects
    L1 cuticle larvae which show severe defects. These strong defects are subdivided into three categories
    strongly fragmented (cuticle crumbs)
    No segments or appendages are identifiable, only residues of cuticle and bristles can be identified.
    cuticle remnants (with unidentifiable segments)
    Segments or parts of appendages are recognizable, but identity is not clear.
    cuticle remnants (with some identifiable segments)
    At least one segment or appendage is clearly regonizable.
    number of eggs on slide
    affected embryos usually (not always) do not hatch. Only the not hatched were used for cuticle analysis.
    For the embryonic muscle analysis the hatched as well as the not hatched were analysed.
    total number of affected eggs/embryos/larvae
    Summary of all different phenotypes/ phenotypic series which were annotated.
    inside-out
    The L1 larva shows a partial or complete inversion., e.g. bristles, appendages or parts of the abdominal segments are inverted into the interior of the cuticle.
    starved
    Dissected females show a strong resorption of fatbody predominately in the abdomen and the oogenesis is blocked. These are considered as eventually lethal phenotypes and the blocked oogenesis probably a secondary defect due to starvation.
    eclosion not fulfilled
    The emergence of the adult from the pupa stage is interrupted. This phenotype shows pupal as well as adult features.
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    Metamorphosis and survival

    Lethality 11 days after pupal injection: 100.0% (includes death as pupa, adult)

    eclosion not fulfilled (with pupal and adult features) - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 1 (3 dpi)
    Days post injection


    adult lethality - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 5 (9 dpi)
    Days post injection


    adult lethality - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 4 (11 dpi)
    Days post injection


    Phenotype after larval injection
    Usually 10 injected animals

    Larval injection procedure

    Day 0: 10 female L5-6 larvae of the D17Xhom strain (females express RFP in the eyes and in the CNS; pupae express GFP in the thorax) were injected with dsRNA.

    11 days post injection (dpi): Pupal morphology Documentation of larval/ pupal death and defects of metamorphosis (eclosion, delayed development). Screening for alterations of pupal head and appendages, pupal thorax, pupal thoracic musculature, pupal legs, pupal wings, pupal abdomen and pupal genital lobes.

    16 dpi: Adult morphology Documentation of larval/ pupal and adult death and defects of metamorphosis (eclosion, delayed development). Screening for alterations of adult head and appendages, adult thorax, adult elytra and hindwings, adult legs and cuticle properties. For mating 4 males of the black strain were added.

    19 dpi: Sieving and egg-lay Documentation of adult lethality and enduring metamorphosis defects.

    22 dpi: Ovary analysis (Fertility) In case of a reduction of egg production 4 females were dissected and the gross morphology of the ovaries were analysed.

    41 dpi: Fertility and stink gland analysis Documentation of defects in abdominal and thoracic stink glands development (colour, size, content) of the injected females. Check for fertility of injected larvae (no or decreased offspring).

    Terms used in the larval injection procedure

    pupal/ adult pantagmatic defects
    At least two tagmata (head, thorax, abdomen or terminus) show similar/ comparable defects.
    pupal molt not fulfilled
    The hatching from the larva to the pupa is interrupted. Either it dies as prepupa or the phenotype shows larval as well as pupal features.
    eclosion not fulfilled
    The emergence of the adult from the pupa stage is interrupted. This phenotype shows pupal as well as adult features.
    starved
    Dissected females show a strong resorption of fatbody predominately in the abdomen and the oogenesis is blocked. These are considered as eventually lethal phenotypes and the blocked oogenesis probably a secondary defect due to starvation.
    Metamorphosis and survival

    Lethalities 11 days after larval injection: 100.0% (includes death as larva, prepupa, pupa)
    Lethalities 22 days after larval injection: 100.0% (includes death as larva, prepupa, pupa, adult)

    larva lethality - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 10 (11 dpi)
    Days post injection


    RNAi sequence
    Primers
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    Protein sequence
    • >TC008662 RA
      MPVAVRQML RIGAKEVLA GRIRAFFVK 
      PSRAFVHST TPQESEEKK MPTSSLVLK 
      YTKVVPEAY PPTKGSVKA AGYDLKSAF 
      DCVVPARGK ALVDTGIKI QLPEGCYGR 
      IAPRSGLAV KNFIDVGAG VVDEDYRGV 
      LKVVLFNHS DTAFEVKSG DRIAQLICE 
      RIYYPDIEE VQELSETAR GEGGFGSTG 
      TN
    CDS sequence
    • >TC008662 RA
      atgccggta gctgtgcgc cagatgcta agaattggc 
      gccaaagaa gtgctagcg ggccgaatt cgcgccttt 
      ttcgtcaaa ccgtctcgt gctttcgtc cactcaaca 
      acccctcaa gaatccgaa gaaaagaaa atgcctaca 
      tctagtctt gtcttgaaa tacaccaaa gtggtcccc 
      gaggcctac cctccgacc aaaggttca gttaaagcc 
      gccggttat gatctgaag agtgctttc gactgcgtg 
      gtcccagcc cgaggtaag gccctcgtg gacaccggc 
      atcaaaatc cagctcccg gaagggtgc tacggacgg 
      atcgcccct aggtcgggt ctagcagtc aagaatttc 
      atcgatgtt ggcgccggg gtcgtggat gaggactac 
      aggggggtc ctcaaggtg gtcctattc aaccattca 
      gatactgcc tttgaagtc aagagtggc gaccgcatt 
      gcacagcta atttgtgag cggatctat taccccgat 
      atcgaggaa gttcaagaa ctcagtgaa acggcccgt 
      ggagaaggc ggatttggc tctaccggt accaattaa
    mRNA sequence
    • >TC008662 RA
      gtgaatttc tgtaactgg tcagttgta agtgcttaa 
      atcaaagta ttaaataac tattgtgta ataagggat 
      taataacgg atttattta aatacgttt cgtacaagt 
      gaggttagg agtttgaag taaaattgg caaaatcag 
      cctgcagtc cctcggcgt tatctcaaa tttgcaaaa 
      acaaatgct caccttgaa gcgcgtctt tgccgcttt 
      ttttcgaat ttttctgcc tttttgcgg aagatgccg 
      gtagctgtg cgccagatg ctaagaatt ggcgccaaa 
      gaagtgcta gcgggccga attcgcgcc tttttcgtc 
      aaaccgtct cgtgctttc gtccactca acaacccct 
      caagaatcc gaagaaaag aaaatgcct acatctagt 
      cttgtcttg aaatacacc aaagtggtc cccgaggcc 
      taccctccg accaaaggt tcagttaaa gccgccggt 
      tatgatctg aagagtgct ttcgactgc gtggtccca 
      gcccgaggt aaggccctc gtggacacc ggcatcaaa 
      atccagctc ccggaaggg tgctacgga cggatcgcc 
      cctaggtcg ggtctagca gtcaagaat ttcatcgat 
      gttggcgcc ggggtcgtg gatgaggac tacaggggg 
      gtcctcaag gtggtccta ttcaaccat tcagatact 
      gcctttgaa gtcaagagt ggcgaccgc attgcacag 
      ctaatttgt gagcggatc tattacccc gatatcgag 
      gaagttcaa gaactcagt gaaacggcc cgtggagaa 
      ggcggattt ggctctacc ggtaccaat taattttag 
      aagtattgt tcgaaactc aagcttttc tgtgttaaa 
      tatgtgttc ctggttatg tttcaataa atcgtttta 
      cccctt
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