Loss-of-function alleles of the JIL-1 kinase are strong suppressors of position effect variegation of the wm4 allele in Drosophila

Stephanie Lerach, Weiguo Zhang, Xiaomin Bao, Huai Deng, Jack Girton, Jørgen Johansen, Kristen M. Johansen*

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Abstract

In this article we show that hypomorphic loss-of-function alleles of the JIL-1 histone H3S10 kinase are strong suppressors of position effect variegation (PEV) of the wm4 allele and that lack of JIL-1 activity can counteract the effect of the dominant enhancer E(var)2-1 on PEV.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2403-2406
Number of pages4
JournalGenetics
Volume173
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics

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