TABLE 1 

Growth and dauer formation of C. elegans RNAi mutants in comparison to those of wild-type worms when fed on different bacteria

C. elegans strainValue (%) compared to result for C. elegans wild-type strain N2 (set at 100%) when fed ona:
E. coli OP50S. Typhimurium MST1P. aeruginosa PAO1
GrowthDauer
formation
GrowthDauer
formation
GrowthDauer
formation
Strains with growth different from N2
    sid-216.6010.5 0 42.1 0
    MAGO1239.5033.8 0 13.9 0
    drh-362.4010.2 0 7.4 0
    rde-460.6051.6 8.1
    sid-343.3 0
    sago-148 16.3
    sago-260 0
    nrde-349.4 21.1
 
Strains with growth like N2
    sid-1NA0NA62.4NA 32.8
    sid-3NA0NA 37.2
    sid-5NA0NA142.9NA 46.2
    rde-1NA0NA 4.3 NA 0
    rde-4NA 37.2
    ergo-1NA0NA107.4NA 15.6
    sago-1NA0NA96.5
    sago-2NA0NA16.3
    WM126NA0NA 21.6 NA 19.3
    WM119NA0NA 5.3 NA 0.0
    alg-2NA0NA 36.2 NA 22.2
    nrde-3NA93.6
  • a Boldface indicates significant differences in dauer formation compared to the wild-type strain. NA, not applicable.