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Table 2 Sex differentially expressed genes in somatic tissues during metamorphosis.

From: Somatic, germline and sex hierarchy regulated gene expression during Drosophila metamorphosis

Hr APF Sex-bias Gene Name CG # * Ch FC Functional Annotationξ
0 hr Male RNA on the X 1 CR32777 X 24.1 dosage compensation
   CG1441 CG1441 2R 2.5 catalytic activity; binding
  Female CG4500 CG4500 2L 2.7 mesoderm development
   Larval serum protein 1 α CG2559 X 2.3 nutrient reservoir activity; oxygen transporter
   Transferrin 1 CG6186 X 2.0 iron ion transport; defense response
24 hr Male RNA on the X 1 CR32777 X 150.6 dosage compensation
   dusky CG9355 X 16.1 wing morphogenesis
   CG1368 CG1368 X 5.0 structural constituent of chorion
   CG5823 CG5823 3R 4.9 ubiquitin-protein ligase activity
   CG31948 CG31948 2L 3.8 protein modification process
   CG4691 CG4691 2L 3.6 unknown
   Cyto dynein light chain 2 CG5450 2L 3.5 microtubule motor activity
   CG11350 CG11350 3L 3.2 unknown
   CG6372 CG6372 3L 3.0 mushroom body development; proteolysis
   CG10383 CG10383 2L 2.6 binding
   Moesin CG10701 X 2.2 cytoskeletal protein binding; actin binding
   CG2082 CG2082 3R 2.2 unknown
   CG11905 CG11905 3L 2.2 hydrolase activity
   Cuticular protein 12A CG15757 X 2.0 structural constituent of cuticle
   Mov34 CG3416 2R 2.0 endopeptidase activity; cell proliferation
  Female CG2930 CG2930 X 4.1 oligopeptide transport
   CG10650 CG10650 2L 3.2 oxidoreductase activity
   CG12290 CG12290 3R 2.4 G-protein coupled receptor activity
   CG14540 CG14540 3R 2.4 unknown
   CG16997 CG16997 2L 2.3 serine-type endopeptidase activity
   CG7045 CG7045 3R 2.3 regulation of transcription; DNA binding
   CG9634 CG9634 X 2.3 metalloendopeptidase activity
   white CG2759 X 2.3 transmembrane receptor activity; eye pigment
   26–29 kD-proteinase CG8947 3L 2.3 cathepsin K activity; proteolysis
   CG32695 CG32695 X 2.3 unknown
   ion transport peptide CG13586 2R 2.2 neuropeptide hormone activity
   CG15312 CG15312 X 2.1 unknown
   CG15369 CG15369 X 2.1 cysteine protease inhibitor activity
   CG16865 CG16865 2L 2.0 unknown
48 hr Male RNA on the X 1 CR32777 X 232.8 dosage compensation
   CG31988 CG31988 2L 5.2 zinc ion binding
   bangles and beads CG7088 X 2.3 gliogenesis
   CG1368 CG1368 X 2.3 structural constituent of chorion
   CG9914 CG9914 X 2.0 fatty acid metabolic process
   CG31948 CG31948 2L 2.0 protein modification process
  Female Cuticular protein 12A CG15757 X 5.0 structural constituent of cuticle
   Hs protein cognate 2 CG7756 3R 5.0 unfolded protein binding; ATP binding
   CG6416 CG6416 3L 3.6 mesoderm development; protein binding
   CG1441 CG1441 2R 3.5 catalytic activity; binding
   CG12523 CG12523 3L 3.1 unknown
   Mec2 CG7635 X 2.8 unknown
   CG32982 CG32982 2L 2.8 unknown
   CG8745 CG8745 3L 2.6 arginine catabolic process to glutamate
   gonadal CG33756 3L 2.5 spermatogenesis; oogenesis
   CG12009 CG12009 3L 2.5 chitin binding; chitin metabolism
   Larval serum protein 1 α CG2559 X 2.4 nutrient reservoir activity; oxygen transporter
   CG7367 CG7367 2L 2.3 phagocytosis; lipid metabolic process
   CG15369 CG15369 X 2.2 cysteine protease inhibitor activity
   CG31901 CG31901 2L 2.2 unknown
   CG13360 CG13360 X 2.1 unknown
   CG10589 CG10589 3L 2.1 unknown
72 hr Male RNA on the X 1 CR32777 X 147.6 dosage compensation
   CG7191 CG7191 2L 2.1 unknown
   Verprolin 1 CG13503   2.1 actin filament organization
  Female CG11591 CG11591 3L 6.2 unknown
   CG31948 CG31948 2L 5.5 protein modification process
   CG32690 CG32690 X 5.1 unknown
   CG7738 CG7738   4.0  
   CG10589 CG10589 3L 3.8 unknown
   CG9975 CG9975 2R 3.7 unknown
   Cuticular protein 12A CG15757 X 3.7 structural constituent of cuticle
   CG31639 CG31639 2L 3.3 unknown
   CG4691 CG4691 2L 3.1 unknown
   Jonah 25Biii CG8871 2L 3.1 elastase activity; serine-type endopeptidase
   CG7322 CG7322 X 3.0 oxidoreductase activity
   Lysozyme B CG1179 3L 2.9 lysozyme activity
   CG17118 CG17118 2L 2.6 dendrite morphogenesis
   CG8813 CG8813 2L 2.6 unknown
   CG13360 CG13360 X 2.4 unknown
   CG10809 CG10809 3L 2.4 unknown
   CG5446 CG5446 2L 2.4 unknown
   CG14540 CG14540 3R 2.3 unknown
   Peroxiredoxin 2540 CG11765 2R 2.3 glutathione peroxidase activity
   CG31901 CG31901 2L 2.2 unknown
   abdominal A CG10325 3R 2.2 transcription factor; organismal development
   CG15369 CG15369 X 2.1 cysteine protease inhibitor activity
   Larval serum protein 1 α CG2559 X 2.1 nutrient reservoir activity; oxygen transporter
   CG12250 CG12250 3R 2.1 unknown
   CG17244 CG17244 3R 2.0 unknown
   CG1998 CG1998 X 2.0 C-4 methylsterol oxidase activity
96 hr Male RNA on the X 1 CR32777 X 325.5 dosage compensation
   CG31988 CG31988 2L 7.8 zinc ion binding
   CG6372 CG6372 3L 5.7 mushroom body development; proteolysis
   Cyt. dynein light chain 2 CG5450 2L 4.1 microtubule motor activity
   charlatan CG11798 2R 4.1 nervous system development; transcription
   CG17829 CG17829 X 3.8 zinc ion binding
   CG1774 CG1774 3R 3.7 catalytic activity; nucleotide binding
   CG31029 CG31029 3R 3.6 unknown
   Syntaxin Interact. Prot. 2 CG13164 2R 3.5 unknown
   Lysozyme B CG1179 3L 3.3 lysozyme activity
   CG4691 CG4691 2L 3.3 unknown
   carmine CG3035 X 3.1 neurotransmitter secretion; synaptic vesicle
   CG4300 CG4300 3L 2.7 spermidine synthase activity
   peste CG7228 2L 2.7 scavenger receptor activity
   dacapo CG1772 2R 2.7 cyclin-dependent protein kinase inhibitor
   CG8813 CG8813 2L 2.6 unknown
   Ribosomal protein S5b CG7104 3R 2.4 structural constituent of ribosome
   CG12237 CG12237 X 2.4 phosphoric monoester hydrolase activity
   CG7738 CG7738   2.4 unknown
   CG9975 CG9975 2R 2.3 unknown
   CG17180 CG17180 3L 2.3 vesicle-mediate transport
   CG12009 CG12009 3L 2.2 chitin binding
   CG8931 CG8931 X 2.2 binding; transport
   CG17230 CG17230 3R 2.2 unknown
   CG31163 CG31163 3R 2.1 SH3/SH2 adaptor activity
   epsilonCOP CG9543 2L 2.1 retrograde vesicle-mediated transport
   CG30392 CG30392 2R 2.1 glycolipid transporter activity
   CG31639 CG31639 2L 2.1  
   CG5343 CG5343 2L 2.0 muscle development; dendrite morphogenesis
   CG4845 CG4845 3R 2.0 phagocytosis; immune response
   Hs protein cognate 2 CG7756 3R 2.0 unfolded protein binding; ATP binding
  Female CG1368 CG1368 X 3.9 structural constituent of chorion
   Larval serum protein 1 α CG2559 X 3.0 nutrient reservoir activity; oxygen transporter
   Arginine kinase CG32031 3L 3.0 arginine kinase activity
   CG15369 CG15369 X 2.4 cysteine protease inhibitor activity
   CG32695 CG32695 X 2.4 unknown
   CG7816 CG7816 3R 2.3 metal ion transmembrane transporter
   white CG2759 X 2.2 transmembrane receptor activity; eye pigment
   CG32850 CG32850 4 2.1 protein binding; zinc ion binding
   CG14717 CG14717 3R 2.0 hydrolase activity
   CG17118 CG17118 2L 2.0 dendrite morphogenesis
  1. Significant somatic, sex-differential expression determined using F-tests, and a t-test of means comparing expression data from male and female tud progeny. All genes listed had at least a 2-fold difference in transcript abundance between the sexes. For the full lists of sex-differentially expressed genes, see Additional file 3. * Annotation symbol from Flybase. Chromosomal arm on which the gene is located. Fold change difference between the sexes. ξGO annotations for each gene as listed in Flybase.