Table 2.

Summary of eye development in pax7/pax7EnR injected embryos

ConstructsTwo normal eyes and one extra eyeTwo normal eyesOne small eye and one normal eyeSingle eye
pax7EnR 043 (48.8%)32 (36.4%)13 (14.8%)
pax7EnR+pax7 037 (94.9%)2 (5.1%)0
pax7 15 (10.0%)135 (90.0%)00
  • pax7EnR (200 pg) or 500 pg pax7 capped RNA, or both, were injected into one of the dorsal animal hemispheres of four-cell stage embryos. Eye development was measured at stage 46