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Table 2 Ablation of the Midgut Junction DH31 expressing cells from anterior midgut junction region alters peristalsis

From: Peristalsis in the junction region of the Drosophila larval midgut is modulated by DH31 expressing enteroendocrine cells

Genotype Condition/Temp treatment n Average # of contractions per minute ± SD
w 1118 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours 33 10.7 ± 3.1
UAS ricin/+; DJ752Gal4/Gal80 ts 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours 30 2.6 ± 2.8*A
UAS reaper/+; DJ752Gal4/Gal80 ts 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours 20 2.0 ± 2.7**A
Dh31 KG09001 /Dh31 KG09001 RT 23 1.6 ± 1.6***
UAS ricin/+; Gal80 ts /+ (control) 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours 20 10.2 ± 2.9
UAS reaper/+; Gal80 ts /+ (control) 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours 15 10.5 ± 2.1
DJ752Gal4/+ (control) 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours 15 9.6 ± 4.1
w 1118 (wild type) RT 43 10.1 ± 3.9
UAS ricin/+; DJ752Gal4/Gal80 ts RT 20 14.5 ± 5.9
UAS reaper/+; DJ752Gal4/Gal80 ts RT 20 8.54 ± 4.5
  1. * significance P = 2.5E-16 when compare to w1118 (wild type) 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours control
  2. ** significance P = 4.56E-14 when compare to w1118 (wild type) 29°C o/n; RT 3 hours control
  3. ***significance P = 1.51E-18 when compare to w1118 (wild type) RT control
  4. A - "contractions" in these classes were uncoordinated twitches within the visceral musculature.
  5. o/n - overnight