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Gene information
General information
TC005331 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_007423.3: 14381296..14382187
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
    TC005331
    Gene ontology

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    iBeetle screen iB_06393

    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: 50.0% (includes death as pupa, adult)

    eclosion not fulfilled (with pupal and adult features) - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 4 (3 dpi)
    Days post injection


    adult lethality - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 1 (9 dpi)
    Days post injection


    Analysis of embryonic musculature and early development
    number of eggs/embryos/larvae on slide: < 50 embryo/egg not developed/not fertilized - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): more than 80%

    affected eggs/embryos/larvae - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): more than 80%
    Analysis of larval stage 1 cuticle
    number of eggs/embryos/larvae on slide: > 50
    embryo/egg without visible larval cuticle in cuticle preparation - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): more than 80%
    affected eggs/embryos/larvae - 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: 0.0% (includes death as larva, prepupa, pupa)
    Lethalities 22 days after larval injection: 80.0% (includes death as larva, prepupa, pupa, adult)

    pupal molt delayed (still prepupa) - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 8 (11 dpi)
    Days post injection



    pupal molt delayed (still larva) - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 3 (16 dpi)
    Days post injection


    eclosion delayed (still pupa) - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 9 (16 dpi)
    Days post injection


    adult lethality - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2 (41 dpi)
    Days post injection


    Pupal morphology
    labial palp not fused - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2

    antenna orientation irregular - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2

    labrum size decreased - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2
    antenna size shortened - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2
    antenna shortened - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2
    elytra shortened - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2
    legs shortened - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2

    dorsal thoracic muscles irregular - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2

    Comment: Pupal musculature like that of a younger pupa. To be rechecked.
    female genital lobes slightly shortened - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 2

    Adult morphology
    flagellomeres number decreased - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 9

    elytra shortened - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 9

    - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 9

    RNAi sequence
    Primers
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    Protein sequence
    • >TC005331 RA
      MDELQNYRL QLQQVEAAL LSDPDNKEL QKLKVDLEE 
      VIELSLDLK NKADEAANQ PEYTEPIGV PEEDEITKS 
      LLAVEQFVA RNKSKKIWR IGDTCLAKW NDNGQYYEA 
      RIDAIHPDG QVNVTFEAY KNRGVSTLA EIKEFTGAK 
      RVLTEAERL KRIKMMNNR EYLKKKKLK KQQRFKELE 
      EEREVEKNK WLAFTNKAV KNKKSGLTN KSIFASPDS 
      VNGRVGIGT CGISGKPMT EFTTAEKWR KGV
    CDS sequence
    • >TC005331 RA
      atggacgag ttgcaaaac taccgcctg caattacaa 
      caagtcgaa gccgcgctt ctgagcgac cccgacaac 
      aaagagctg caaaagctc aaagtggac ttggaggaa 
      gtaattgaa ttgtccctt gatttgaag aataaggca 
      gatgaggcg gcaaatcag cccgagtac accgaaccg 
      attggggtg cctgaagaa gacgagata accaagtcg 
      ctcctggcc gttgagcag ttcgttgct cgtaacaaa 
      tcaaagaaa atctggcgg attggcgac acctgtctc 
      gcgaaatgg aacgataac ggccaatat tacgaagcc 
      cgtatcgat gctatccat ccggacgga caggtaaat 
      gtgacattt gaagcttat aaaaatcgg ggggtttct 
      accttagcg gaaattaaa gaattcaca ggagcgaaa 
      cgagttctg actgaagct gaacgcttg aaacgcatc 
      aaaatgatg aataaccgc gaatatctc aaaaagaag 
      aagctgaag aaacagcag agattcaaa gaattggag 
      gaagagaga gaagttgag aaaaacaag tggctggct 
      tttacgaat aaagccgtg aaaaacaaa aaaagcgga 
      ctcactaat aagagtatt ttcgcgtcg cctgattcg 
      gtgaacgga cgcgtgggg attggcact tgtgggata 
      agtggcaag ccgatgact gagtttacc acagcggaa 
      aagtggagg aaaggggtt taa
    mRNA sequence
    • >TC005331 RA
      tgcaaatgg ccgccgatt tattgacgt attgaactt 
      gtcaataat tttattaaa taacggcga gttttttgg 
      taagtttgt acgtttttt gcaacctga acgatggac 
      gagttgcaa aactaccgc ctgcaatta caacaagtc 
      gaagccgcg cttctgagc gaccccgac aacaaagag 
      ctgcaaaag ctcaaagtg gacttggag gaagtaatt 
      gaattgtcc cttgatttg aagaataag gcagatgag 
      gcggcaaat cagcccgag tacaccgaa ccgattggg 
      gtgcctgaa gaagacgag ataaccaag tcgctcctg 
      gccgttgag cagttcgtt gctcgtaac aaatcaaag 
      aaaatctgg cggattggc gacacctgt ctcgcgaaa 
      tggaacgat aacggccaa tattacgaa gcccgtatc 
      gatgctatc catccggac ggacaggta aatgtgaca 
      tttgaagct tataaaaat cggggggtt tctacctta 
      gcggaaatt aaagaattc acaggagcg aaacgagtt 
      ctgactgaa gctgaacgc ttgaaacgc atcaaaatg 
      atgaataac cgcgaatat ctcaaaaag aagaagctg 
      aagaaacag cagagattc aaagaattg gaggaagag 
      agagaagtt gagaaaaac aagtggctg gcttttacg 
      aataaagcc gtgaaaaac aaaaaaagc ggactcact 
      aataagagt attttcgcg tcgcctgat tcggtgaac 
      ggacgcgtg gggattggc acttgtggg ataagtggc 
      aagccgatg actgagttt accacagcg gaaaagtgg 
      aggaaaggg gtttaattt tctttatgt tactatttt 
      tttaattaa ataaataag attgtatca a
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