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Table 3 RT-qPCR results for adults fed on different diets for genes identified by GeneFishing.

From: Bacterial feeding induces changes in immune-related gene expression and has trans-generational impacts in the cabbage looper (Trichoplusia ni)

Gene Genders pooled Females ct value Males ct value
Defense      
cathepsin L-like protease 1.01 ± 0.100 1.02 ± 0.046 18.23 2.16 ± 0.158 17.46
cytochrome c oxidase polypeptide Vb 1.41 ± 0.010     
mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit VIa 1.29 ± 0.045     
Mn superoxide dismutase 1.27 ± 0.050 -1.01 ± 0.036 19.87 1.89 ± 0.097 19.57
lectin 4 C-type lectin 1.47 ± 0.005     
Glutathion S-transferase 1 1.04 ± 0.310 1.59 ± 0.258 30.63 1.54 ± 0.236 30.38
ubiquinol-cytochrome c reductase 1.01 ± 0.070     
Development      
trypsin-like serine protease -1.19 ± 0.040     
hypothetical protein AaeL_AAEL012245, contains chitin binding domain -2.91 ± 0.240 -1.43 ± 0.050 27.8 1.55 ± 0.015 28.75
Perithrophin A -1.08 ± 0.115     
myosin I -1.18 ± 0.115     
titin1 -1.42 ± 0.090 -1.06 ± 0.236 19.52 1.17 ± 0.356 18.43
Digestion      
tyrosine-protein kinase -1.31 ± 0.000     
DNA related      
C14orf124 protein 1.07 ± 0.060     
zinc finger protein -1.18 ± 0.070     
Metabolism      
alcohol dehydrogenase (acceptor) 2.20 ± 0.005 1.44 ± 0.285 28.36 2.08 ± 0.030 30.64
protease inhibitor 1 1.52 ± 0.010 1.04 ± 0.175 19.56 1.17 ± 0.305 16.42
Serine/threonine-protein kinase polo -1.20 ± 0.045     
short-chain dehydrogenase 1.15 ± 0.175     
protein disulfide isomerase 1.16 ± 0.020     
Signaling      
putative G-protein coupled receptor -1.64 ± 0.110 1.05 ± 0.245 27.92 -1.41 ± 0.150 30.15
  1. Results are shown for animals grown on bacterial diet, where bacteria-free diet treatments were set to 1 (values are mean ± SD).