Strain Information

Name LBV5   View On Wormbase
Species C. elegans
Genotypestr-217(ejd1) V.
DescriptionDEET-resistant. ejd1 is a CRISPR/Cas9-induced mutation causing a predicted frame-shift in the first exon. WT (affected sequence between arrows):GCTTTTATTCCAAAAAACTCTCTCCCGCGTCG>CTGCTCCAATTGATTCTTATCCTGCTGATCATTTTT
Reference: Dennis EJ, et al. Nature. 2018 Oct;562(7725):119-123.
MutagenCRISPR targeted mutation
Made byEmily Dennis
Laboratory LBV
Reference Dennis EJ, Dobosiewicz M, Jin X, Duvall LB, Hartman PS, Bargmann CI, and Vosshall LB. A natural variant and engineered mutation in a GPCR promote DEET resistance in C. elegans (2018) Nature 562, 119-123.
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