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Gene information
General information
TC012854 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_007424.3: 15603351..15604411
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
    TC012854
    Gene ontology

    GO terms for Tribolium

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    iBeetle screen iB_05340

    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.
    Please see the help page for more information
    Metamorphosis and survival

    Lethality 11 days after pupal injection: 10.0% (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


    beetle stock: bad (increased lethality),
    Pupal morphology
    beetle stock: bad (increased lethality),
    Analysis of embryonic musculature and early development
    number of eggs/embryos/larvae on slide: > 50 larval musculature pattern irregular - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    affected eggs/embryos/larvae - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%
    remarks: muscle pattern potentially obscured by segmentation defect,
    Analysis of larval stage 1 cuticle
    number of eggs/embryos/larvae on slide: > 50
    egg without cuticle embryo/egg without visible larval cuticle in cuticle preparation - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 30% - 50%
    cuticle remnants without visible segmentation, differentiation or axis - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    cuticle remnants with some identifiable segments - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    appendages partially remaining - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%
    head partially not present - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    head not present - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    thorax not present - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%
    abdomen partially not present - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%
    abdomen segment number decreased - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    abdomen not present - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%
    affected eggs/embryos/larvae total percentage of affected eggs/embryos/larvae on slide - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): more than 80%
    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: 10.0% (includes death as larva, prepupa, pupa)
    Lethalities 22 days after larval injection: 10.0% (includes death as larva, prepupa, pupa, adult)

    larva lethality early (L5/6) - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 1 (11 dpi)
    Days post injection


    RNAi sequence
    Primers
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    Protein sequence
    • >TC012854 RA
      MDFAIGGAA AVCAGFFTN PLEVMKTRM QLQGELKSR 
      GHHAVHYKN VFHAGYVIA KHDGVLALQ AGLVPGLWF 
      QLVLNGYRF GLYQILDDK GYMKDKKGN LVFYKSVAI 
      GGFAGASGA FIASPFYLI KTHLQSQAS KEIAFGHQY 
      HYKGTWSGL WSVYKEQGV KGLFRGSFS AVPRAFVGS 
      TSQLTSFAY CKEFMRKYG ILTNSPLLM TFTASMVGG 
      VAISLMMTP FDLVSTRLY NQGVDKSGR GLLYKGYTD 
      CVFKIWKTE GFLGFYKGL GPSYFRLGP HTVLCLVFW 
      DEFKELYHR FK
    CDS sequence
    • >TC012854 RA
      atggacttc gccatcggc ggtgcagcc gccgtctgc 
      gccggcttc ttcaccaac cccttggag gtgatgaaa 
      actcggatg caactccaa ggcgagctg aaatctcgc 
      ggccaccac gccgtccac tacaagaac gtcttccac 
      gccggttac gttatcgca aaacacgat ggagtccta 
      gcactgcaa gctggccta gtacctgga ctgtggttc 
      cagctggtc ctcaacggc taccgcttc ggtttgtac 
      cagattctg gacgacaag ggctacatg aaggacaag 
      aagggcaat ttggtgttt tacaaaagt gtggcgatt 
      gggggcttt gcaggggct tcgggggct ttcatcgcg 
      agccctttt tacttgatt aaaacgcac ttgcagtca 
      caagcgtcc aaggagatc gcctttggg caccagtac 
      cattacaaa gggacctgg tcggggctt tggagtgtc 
      tacaaggag caaggggtg aaagggctg ttcaggggg 
      agtttttcg gcggttccg agggcgttc gttgggtca 
      acgtctcag ttgacttcg tttgcctat tgcaaggaa 
      tttatgcgg aaatatggg attttgacc aattcgcca 
      cttttgatg acttttact gccagtatg gtcggaggg 
      gttgccatt agtttgatg atgacaccc tttgatttg 
      gtttcgaca agactgtac aatcaaggg gttgataag 
      tcaggtcga gggttgttg tataaaggt tacacggac 
      tgtgttttc aaaatttgg aaaactgaa ggtttctta 
      gggttttat aagggttta gggcccagt tatttcagg 
      ctagggccg catacagtg ttgtgtctg gtgttttgg 
      gacgaattc aaggaattg taccatcgg tttaaataa
    mRNA sequence
    • >TC012854 RA
      gagagggga taaacgcat cgttcaacc tcaattatt 
      ttgcagtag tccaaaaat ggacttcgc catcggcgg 
      tgcagccgc cgtctgcgc cggcttctt caccaaccc 
      cttggaggt gatgaaaac tcggatgca actccaagg 
      cgagctgaa atctcgcgg ccaccacgc cgtccacta 
      caagaacgt cttccacgc cggttacgt tatcgcaaa 
      acacgatgg agtcctagc actgcaagc tggcctagt 
      acctggact gtggttcca gctggtcct caacggcta 
      ccgcttcgg tttgtacca gattctgga cgacaaggg 
      ctacatgaa ggacaagaa gggcaattt ggtgtttta 
      caaaagtgt ggcgattgg gggctttgc aggggcttc 
      gggggcttt catcgcgag cccttttta cttgattaa 
      aacgcactt gcagtcaca agcgtccaa ggagatcgc 
      ctttgggca ccagtacca ttacaaagg gacctggtc 
      ggggctttg gagtgtcta caaggagca aggggtgaa 
      agggctgtt cagggggag tttttcggc ggttccgag 
      ggcgttcgt tgggtcaac gtctcagtt gacttcgtt 
      tgcctattg caaggaatt tatgcggaa atatgggat 
      tttgaccaa ttcgccact tttgatgac ttttactgc 
      cagtatggt cggaggggt tgccattag tttgatgat 
      gacaccctt tgatttggt ttcgacaag actgtacaa 
      tcaaggggt tgataagtc aggtcgagg gttgttgta 
      taaaggtta cacggactg tgttttcaa aatttggaa 
      aactgaagg tttcttagg gttttataa gggtttagg 
      gcccagtta tttcaggct agggccgca tacagtgtt 
      gtgtctggt gttttggga cgaattcaa ggaattgta 
      ccatcggtt taaataaac tgtatatat tttatgttt 
      gttttattg taaaacttc ctcttcgaa aaaataaaa 
      ttttaataa ttac
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