Gene Information: exc-2

Nameexc-2 View on WormBase
Species C. elegans
Genetic positionX:-5.73 +/- 0.148 cM
Genomic positiongenomic coordinates unknown or not listed

Strains carrying this gene

Strain Genotype Description
NJ242 exc-2(rh90) X. Formation of large round cysts in the excretory canal. The cysts begin to form shortly before hatching and is penetrant. The cysts grow in size throughout larval and adult stages, and can be lethal. The cysts form primarily at the cell body. Some of the larger cysts may be visible by low power microscopy. Slight variable defects in the tail whip. 100% penetrant.
NJ340 exc-2(rh105) X. Short swollen, bubbly excretory canal (resembles rh90).