how to name the cosuppression line

Chunxin Wang cxwang at wam.umd.edu
Fri Jun 8 14:22:06 EST 2001


Dear all,

As you know, overexpression of sense gene may somehow cause a
loss-of-function phenotype, which is probably caused by cosuppression.
I'm wondering if there is any nomenclature about this cosuppression line?
Can I still describe it as 35S::YFG(your favor gene)? or YFG(RNAi)? or can
I say it is a new allele of yfg mutant and so describe it as yfg-1?

Thanks for your attention. Nick



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