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Table 3 Purification of a sex-inducing substance in the fractions M0 and M10

From: Sex-inducing effect of a hydrophilic fraction on reproductive switching in the planarian Dugesia ryukyuensis (Seriata, Tricladida)

Samples Total weight (mg) Sex-inducing activity Specific activity Purification (fold)
Minced worms 4000 10 0.0025
Fr. M0 34 0.258 0.0076
Fr. M10 5 0.088 0.0176
  1. Sex-inducing activity was represented as relative values of the expression of Dryg based on minced worms of Bdellocephala brunnea (400 mg) in Figure 3. Fr., fraction.