Table 2 Hypodermis-specific skn-1c(gf) expression can promote animal survival in excess iodide
Transient transgeneExperiment (No. injected WT P0)No. survived Tg F1 adults
(No. Tg F1)Percentage
skn-1cp::skn-1c(wt) (skn-1c endogenous promoter)1 (15)0(28)0.00%
2 (15)0(70)0.00%
3 (15)0(34)0.00%
skn-1cp::skn-1c(mac53gf) (skn-1c endogenous promoter)1 (20)37(129)28.68%
2 (20)31(153)20.26%
3 (20)52(181)28.73%
4 (20)28(158)17.72%
dpy-7p::skn-1c(wt) (hypodermis promoter)1 (15)0(37)0.00%
2 (15)0(21)0.00%
3 (15)0(26)0.00%
dpy-7p::skn-1c(mac53gf) (hypodermis promoter)1 (15)31(46)67.39%
2 (15)23(63)36.51%
3 (15)49(74)66.22%