Table 1.

Neural lineage cell types in the larval central brain can be identified by a unique combination of markers

Markers detected by immunostaining
Mira (cell cortex)CycE
Cell typeGrh nucl.InterphaseMitosisPros nucl.Elav nucl.InterphaseMitosis
NB+UniformAsymm.++
GMC+UniformUniform++
GCn/a++
  • NB, neuroblast; GMC, ganglion mother cell; GC, ganglion cell; +, Positive immunostaining; −, no immunostaining; nucl., nuclear localization; uniform, uniform cortical distribution; asymm., asymmetric cortical distribution; n/a, not applicable.