Laboratory Information

NamePE View on WormBase
Allele designationfe
HeadPettitt, Jonathan
InstitutionUniversity of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
Address University of Aberdeen
Institute of Medical Sciences
Foresterhill
Aberdeen AB25 2XD
United Kingdom
Website https://www.aberdeenwormlab.org/
Gene classes bin  ctn  enc  jac  zgpa 

Strains contributed by this laboratory

Strain Genotype Species Description
NL1000 cdh-3(pk87) III. C. elegans 2.6 kb deletion. pk87 homozygotes have a variable defect in hyp10 morphogenesis; most obvious in L1-L2 larvae. Rescued by WT copy of cdh-3 present on cosmid ZK112.
PE219 dab-1(gk291) II; feEx43. C. elegans feEx43 [dab-1::GFP + rol-6(su1006)]. Rollers. Pick Rollers to maintain. Reference: Holmes et al. J Cell Sci. 2007 Aug 1;120(Pt 15):2741-51.
PE254 feIs4 V. C. elegans feIs4 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] V. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE255 feIs5 X. C. elegans feIs5 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] X. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE327 glp-4(bn2) I; feIs5 X. C. elegans feIs5 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] X. Temperature-sensitive sterile. Maintain at 15C. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE328 glp-4(bn2) I; feIs4 V. C. elegans feIs4 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] V. Temperature-sensitive sterile. Maintain at 15C. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE863 feIs4 V; aak-2(ok524) X. C. elegans feIs4 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] V. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE867 pink-1(ok3538) II; feIs4 V. C. elegans feIs4 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] V. Rollers. Strain expresses firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C) in the pink-1(ok3538) mutant background. It is rendered bioluminescent when it ingests D-luciferin. References: Lagido, C, et. al. (to be submitted to bioRxiv). Novel HTS platform for the identification of drugs active in the modulation of mitochondrial function in age-related diseases.
PE867; PE868 PE867: feIs4 V; PE868: pink-1(ok3538)II; feIs5 X; pink-1(ok3538)II C. elegans Strains expresses firefly luciferase transcriptionally fused to GPF and emits light when the worms ingest luciferin. It is a weak roller and also harbours the pink-1(ok3538) allele.
PE868 pink-1(ok3538) II; feIs5 X. C. elegans feIs5 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] X. Rollers. Strain expresses firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C) in the pink-1(ok3538) mutant background. It is rendered bioluminescent when it ingests D-luciferin. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido, C, et. al. (to be submitted to bioRxiv). Novel HTS platform for the identification of drugs active in the modulation of mitochondrial function in age-related diseases.
PE869 feIs4 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)]V;rmIs126[Punc-54::Q0::YFP] C. elegans Strain results from cross between PE254 and AM134; combines phenotypic characteristic of both parental strains. Expresses firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C) in a genetic background that produces diffuse distribution of Q0::YFP (?) throughout the body-wall muscle cells [Wormbase NOTE: (04/29/13) Strain is reported as incorrect -- apparently carries 20Q transgene]. It is rendered bioluminescent when it ingests D-luciferin. Fluorescent.
PE870 feIs4 V; rmIs133. C. elegans feIs4 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] V. rmIs133 [unc-54p::Q40::YFP]. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE871 feIs4 V; pkIs2386. C. elegans feIs4 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] V. pkIs2386 [unc-54p::alphasynuclein::YFP + unc-119(+)]. alphasynuclein::YFP is localized throughout the body-wall muscle cells. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE872 feIs5 X; pkIs2386 C. elegans feIs5 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] X. pkIs2386 [unc-54p::alphasynuclein::YFP + unc-119(+)]. alphasynuclein::YFP is localized throughout the body-wall muscle cells. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE873 feIs5 X; dvIs14. C. elegans feIs5 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] X. dvIs14 [(pCL12) unc-54::beta 1-42 + (pCL26) mtl-2::GFP]. Rollers. mtl-2::GFP produces strong constitutive intestinal expression of GFP at all developmental stages. Expresses human AB peptide and accumulates B-amyloid fibrils. AB toxicity enhanced at higher temperatures. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE874 feIs5 X; dvIs15. C. elegans feIs5 [sur-5p::luciferase::GFP + rol-6(su1006)] X. dvIs15 [(pPD30.38) unc-54(vector) + (pCL26) mtl-2::GFP]. Rollers. Strain is bioluminescent when provided with exogenous D-luciferin (potassium salt) due to sur-5 promoter driving expression of firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase (lacking the peroxisome tagging signal) fused in-frame to GFP(S65C). Pick animals with high levels of fluorescence to retain expression of luciferase transgene. This strain is for academic use only. This strain cannot be distributed to commercial organizations. This strain cannot be used for any commercial purpose or for work on human subjects. References: Lagido C, et al. BMC Physiol. 2008 Apr 2;8:7. McLaggan D, et al. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46503. Lagido C, et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 May;109(1):88-95.
PE97 hmp-1(fe4) V. C. elegans Semi-viable Vab. Homozygotes produce approximately 40% arrested embryos/L1 larvae. Severe morphogenesis defects show maternal rescue: homozygous progeny of heterozygotes display only minor morphological defects.

Alleles contributed by this laboratory

Allele Type DNA Change Protein Change
fe4 Allele substitution