Table 1.

PC overexpression suppresses the Pc phenotypes of TRX overexpressors

Genotype (male progeny)T2 to T1 leg transformationT3 to T1 leg transformation
Act-Gal4/+;trxEP3541/+32/78 (41%)10/78 (12%)
hs-Pc/Y;Act-Gal4/+;trxEP3541/+19/70 (27%)5/70 (7%)
  • Crosses were done at a constant 29 °C. Adult males were scored for the presence of extra sex combs on T2 and T3 legs. hs-Pc, heat-inducible Pc transgene; trxEP3541, GAL4-inducible trx allele.