Table 3.

Effect of daf-9 overexpression on dauer formation (25°C 55 hours post egg lay)

% transgenic non-dauers (n)
Line 1Line 2
dpy-7p::daf-9 cDNA::GFP
    daf-7(e1372)100 (140)74 (210)*
    daf-1(m40)100 (124)100 (122)
sdf-9p::daf-9 cDNA::GFP
    daf-7(e1372)0 (101)0.4 (488)
  • * All other transgenic animals not scored as non-dauers were partial dauers.

  • All non-transgenic animals were dauers.