Gene Information: dnj-21

Namednj-21 View on WormBase
Species C. elegans
Genetic positionI:0.30 +/- 0.001 cM
Genomic positionI: 5676827..5677646

Strains carrying this gene

Strain Genotype Description
KR444 dpy-5(e61) dnj-21(h124) unc-13(e450) I; sDp2 (I;f). Animals with the Dup are Unc. Animals which have lost the Dup are DpyUnc and arrest in early to mid-larval development.
VC1085 dnj-21(ok1577) I/hT2 [bli-4(e937) let-?(q782) qIs48] (I;III). T19B4.4. Homozygous lethal deletion chromosome balanced by bli-4- and GFP-marked translocation. Heterozygotes are WT with pharyngeal GFP signal, and segregate WT GFP, arrested hT2 aneuploids, and non-GFP ok1577 homozygotes (early larval arrest). Homozygous hT2[bli-4 let-? qIs48] inviable. Note: qIs48 has been observed to recombine off hT2, typically leaving behind a functional homozygous viable hT2 with Bli-4 phenotype. Pick WT GFP and check for correct segregation of progeny to maintain. Attribution: This strain was provided by the C. elegans Reverse Genetics Core Facility at the University of British Columbia, which is part of the international C. elegans Gene Knockout Consortium, which should be acknowledged in any publications resulting from its use. Paper_evidence WBPaper00041807