Gene Information: egl-8

Nameegl-8 View on WormBase
Species C. elegans
SequenceB0348.4
Genetic positionV:-20.02 +/- 0.010 cM
Genomic positionV: 20818..43704

Strains carrying this gene

Strain Genotype Description
CB6614 egl-8(e2917) V. Egg-laying defective, Bus (no tail swelling after infection by Microbacterium nematophilum).
IK777 egl-8(nj77) V. Reference: Kimata T, et al. Genetics. 2012 Jun;191(2):509-21.
JT47 egl-8(sa47) V.
MT1083 egl-8(n488) V. Egg laying defective. Retains late stage eggs.
RB1012 egl-8(ok934) V. B0348.4a Homozygous. Outer Left Sequence: ACATCCGGAGCTAAAGCAGA. Outer Right Sequence: CGCCGAGAAAGCAATAGAAC. Inner Left Sequence: TGCTACCTATTGGGTTTCGG. Inner Right Sequence: TGGCCGAGTTTTCTCATCTC. Inner Primer PCR Length: 2928. Estimated Deletion Size: about 800 bp. Attribution: This strain was provided by the C. elegans Gene Knockout Project at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, which was part of the International C. elegans Gene Knockout Consortium, which should be acknowledged in any publications resulting from its use. Paper_evidence WBPaper00041807
RM2221 egl-8(md1971) V. Egl. Ric. Reduced locomotion and pharyngeal pumping. Reduced body flexion at rest, but loopy backing.