Table 1.

Drosophila stocks used

StockGenotypeCharacteristicsRef.
SuUR w; SuUR Mutation suppresses under-replication of intercalary and pericentric heterochromatin in salivary gland chromosomes Belyaeva et al., 1998
otu y w sn3 otu11/FM3 Mutation causes polytene chromosome formation in oocyte nurse cells King et al., 1981
Df(3L)1-16 Df(3L)1-16, kniri-1 pp/MKRS Deficiency of the heterochromatic regions h47-h50dMarchant and Holm, 1988a; Marchant and Holm, 1988b; Koryakov et al., 2002
Df(3L)2-66 Df(3L)2-66, kniri-1 pp/TM3 Deficiency of the heterochromatic regions h49-h51Marchant and Holm, 1988a; Marchant and Holm, 1988b; Koryakov et al., 2002
Df(3L)6B-29+Df(3R)6B-29 Df(3L)6B-29+Df(3R)6B-29, kniri-1 pp/TM3 Deficiency of the heterochromatic regions h50-h52, h53p-h58pMarchant and Holm, 1988a; Marchant and Holm, 1988b; Koryakov et al., 2002
Df(3R)10-65 Df(3R)10-65, kniri-1 pp/TM3 Deficiency of the heterochromatic region h58Marchant and Holm, 1988a; Marchant and Holm, 1988b; Koryakov et al., 2002
Df(3R)4-75 Df(3R)4-75, kniri-1 pp/TM3 Inversion of the heterochromatic regions h49-h58Marchant and Holm, 1988a; Marchant and Holm, 1988b; Koryakov et al., 2002