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Gene information
General information
TC007856 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_007419.2: 1601633..1602638
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
    TC007856
    iBeetle screen iB_08086

    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: 30.0% (includes death as pupa, adult)

    adult lethality - Number of animals showing the phenotype: 3 (9 dpi)
    Days post injection


    Analysis of embryonic musculature and early development
    number of eggs/embryos/larvae on slide: < 50 embryo/egg with embryonic tissue, no cuticle, but muscle fluorescence - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    larval musculature pattern irregular - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 30% - 50%

    larval musculature fluorescence decreased - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 50% - 80%

    affected eggs/embryos/larvae - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 50% - 80%
    remarks: muscle pattern potentially obscured by segmentation defect,
    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): less than 30%
    head antennal flagellum not present - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 30% - 50%

    head capsule shape irregular - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): less than 30%

    Comment: Especially, Labrum shape is irregular.
    vertex triplet vertex triplet posterior not present - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 30% - 50%

    gena triplet seta number increased - 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 anterior constricted - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 30% - 50%

    abdomen segment number decreased - Penetrance (percentage of animals/eggs on slide): 30% - 50%

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

    RNAi sequence
    Primers
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    Protein sequence
    • >TC007856 RA
      MTLYHFGNC VALIYVPYY LTYKYSGLS 
      EYGAFWKCI QAGCIYMFT QLAKMLILA 
      TFFPDNVSD LGSDVLGEF LKSTVDLAD 
      LVGLYVVLA GIPGKGHSK VLTAGIGWA 
      TAEVILSRA LLLWVGARG AEFDWKYIQ 
      KCLESNVSL VQHISTATL IWLWSRHDL 
      RSNFKPVVT ALLVFSSYK PLLLDLLLK 
      FLLAGPWVG LFVKATVTL IVGAFTLTI 
      YAGLAQVIG IF
    CDS sequence
    • >TC007856 RA
      atgactttg tatcatttt ggaaactgt gtggcgtta 
      atttacgtc ccctactac ctcacttac aaatattca 
      ggactgtcg gaatatggg gccttttgg aagtgtatc 
      caagccggt tgtatctac atgttcaca cagcttgcg 
      aaaatgtta attttggct acgtttttc cccgataat 
      gtgtcagac ttagggagt gatgttcta ggggagttt 
      ctgaagtct acggttgat ttggccgat ttggtgggt 
      ttgtacgtc gtccttgct gggattcct ggaaaaggg 
      cacagtaaa gtattaaca gcgggtata ggctgggcc 
      actgctgaa gtaattttg tcaagggct ttgctcctc 
      tgggtgggg gcccgagga gccgagttc gactggaaa 
      tacatccag aaatgtctc gaatcaaac gtatcattg 
      gttcaacac atttccacc gcgacttta atctggttg 
      tggtcacga cacgacttg aggagcaat ttcaaacca 
      gtggttacg gctctgtta gtgttttct tcgtacaag 
      ccacttttg ttagacttg ttgttaaag tttttgtta 
      gcagggcct tgggttggc ctctttgtt aaagccaca 
      gtcacgctg attgttggg gcttttact ttgacaatt 
      tacgcgggg ttagctcaa gttattggt attttttaa
    mRNA sequence
    • >TC007856 RA
      aggatttga cgaagacct gccaaccca actgatcat 
      aacccaaga ttttgctgt cagttaatc acttttaat 
      aattaatta ccgcaaagc tatgacttt gtatcattt 
      tggaaactg tgtggcgtt aatttacgt cccctacta 
      cctcactta caaatattc aggactgtc ggaatatgg 
      ggccttttg gaagtgtat ccaagccgg ttgtatcta 
      catgttcac acagcttgc gaaaatgtt aattttggc 
      tacgttttt ccccgataa tgtgtcaga cttagggag 
      tgatgttct aggggagtt tctgaagtc tacggttga 
      tttggccga tttggtggg tttgtacgt cgtccttgc 
      tgggattcc tggaaaagg gcacagtaa agtattaac 
      agcgggtat aggctgggc cactgctga agtaatttt 
      gtcaagggc tttgctcct ctgggtggg ggcccgagg 
      agccgagtt cgactggaa atacatcca gaaatgtct 
      cgaatcaaa cgtatcatt ggttcaaca catttccac 
      cgcgacttt aatctggtt gtggtcacg acacgactt 
      gaggagcaa tttcaaacc agtggttac ggctctgtt 
      agtgttttc ttcgtacaa gccactttt gttagactt 
      gttgttaaa gtttttgtt agcagggcc ttgggttgg 
      cctctttgt taaagccac agtcacgct gattgttgg 
      ggcttttac tttgacaat ttacgcggg gttagctca 
      agttattgg tatttttta aagtcggtg tacatttat 
      catacaaat ttatttcta gacaaacgt atttaaatt 
      cacaaaacg aaatcacat gaaaatgtt aatacttta 
      gttaccatt tacatgtac attttcaaa gattaataa 
      actgaataa gggtgt
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