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Table 1 Candidate genes up regulated 2 hrs after mating

From: Mating alters gene expression patterns in Drosophila melanogaster male heads

Gene identifier Gene name Avg. fold change GO Molecular function GO Biological process
CG2163 polyA-binding protein II (Pabp2) 1.4 Poly(A) binding mRNA polyadenylation
CG4288   1.28 High affinity inorganic phosphate: sodium symporter activity Transport
CG4501 bubblegum (bgm) 1.38 Long-chain-fatty acid-CoA ligase activity Long-chain fatty acid metabolic process
CG4825 Phosphatidyl-serine synthase 1.22 CDP-diacylglycerol-serine O-phosphatidyltrans-ferase activity Phosphatidyl-serine biosynthetic process
CG5527   1.23 Endothelin-converting enzyme activity Proteolysis
CG5618   1.14 Dipeptidyl-peptidase III activity Proteolysis
CG6188   1.64 Glycine N-methyltransferase activity Unknown
CG6342 Iron regulatory protein 1B (Irp-1B) 1.26 Iron ion binding Regulation of translational initiation by iron
CG8425 Juvenile hormone esterase (Jhe) 1.86 Juvenile-hormone esterase activity Juvenile hormone catabolic process
CG8449   1.28 Rab GTPase activator activity Regulation of Rab GTPase activity
CG9989   1.52 Endonuclease activity Unknown
CG11765 Peroxiredoxin 2540 (Prx2540-2) 1.2 Antioxidant activity Unknown
CG12116   1.22 Sepiapterin reductase activity Metabolic process
CG13360   1.28 Unknown Unknown
CG13607   1.23 Unknown Unknown
CG13965   1.35 Unknown Unknown
CG16772   1.5 Unknown Unknown
CG16901 squid (sqd) 1.25 mRNA binding Oocyte axis determination
CG17364   1.67 GTP binding Microtubule-based process
CG17820 female-specific independent of transformer (fit) 1.4 Unknown Unknown
CG18262   1.3 Zinc ion binding Unknown
CG30026   1.42 Unknown Unknown
CG30095   1.86 Oxidoreductase activity Metabolic process
CG30084 Z band alternatively spliced PDZ-motif protein 52 (Zasp52) 1.38 Protein binding Unknown
CG33486 asparagine synthetase 1.28 Asparagine synthetase (glutamine-hydrolyzing) activity Asparagine biosynthetic process
  1. Twenty-five genes are significantly (p < 0.001) up regulated in male heads 2 hrs after mating when compared to control male heads.