Laboratory Information

NameVF View on WormBase
Allele designationgf
HeadVatamaniuk, Olena
InstitutionCornell University, Ithaca, NY
Address Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Cornell University 608 Bradfield Hall 1028B Tower Rd Ithaca, NY 14853

Website http://www.css.cornell.edu/faculty/Vatamaniuk.htm
Gene classes

Strains contributed by this laboratory

Strain Genotype Species Description
VF1 unc-119(ed3) III; gfEx1. C. elegans gfEx1 [hmt-1p::GFP + unc-119(+)]. Maintain under normal conditions. GFP expression detected in Intestinal cells, terminal pharyngeal bulb, coelomocytes, and head & tail neurons. Reference: Schwartz MS, et al., PLoS One. 2010 Mar 5;5(3):e9564.
VF14 arIs37 I; unc-119(ed3) hmt-1(gk161) III; cdIs32. C. elegans arIs37 [myo-3p::ssGFP + dpy-20(+)] I. cdIs32 [unc-122p::DT-A(E148D)]. Hypersensitive to cadmium. Lacks coelomocytes and accumulates GFP in pseudocoelome. Maintain under normal conditions. Reference: Schwartz MS, et al., PLoS One. 2010 Mar 5;5(3):e9564.
VF2 pcs-1(tm1748) II. C. elegans Hypersensitive to cadmium. Maintain under normal conditions. 588 bp deletion + 3 bp insertion [36918/36919 - AAA - 37506/37507]. Reference: Schwartz MS, et al., PLoS One. 2010 Mar 5;5(3):e9564.
VF3 hmt-1(gk161) III. C. elegans Hypersensitive to cadmium; refractile inclusions in intestinal cells on Cd plates. Maintain under normal conditions. 2,149 bp deletion encompasses exons 5, 6 & 7; introduces premature stop codon. Reference: Schwartz MS, et al., PLoS One. 2010 Mar 5;5(3):e9564.
VF8 hmt-1(gk155) III. C. elegans Hypersensitive to cadmium; refractile inclusions in intestinal cells on Cd plates. Maintain under normal conditions. 416 bp deletion encompasses exon 1; in-frame Met present in second exon. Reference: Schwartz MS, et al., PLoS One. 2010 Mar 5;5(3):e9564.
VF9 pcs-1(tm1748) II; hmt-1(gk161) III. C. elegans Acute hypersensitivity to heavy metals (Cd, As, Cu). Reference: Schwartz MS, et al., PLoS One. 2010 Mar 5;5(3):e9564.
This laboratory hasn't submitted any alleles to the CGC.