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Table II.

Strains used in this work


Strain

Structural defect

Motility phenotype

Reference
Wild-type (137c) None Fast forward swimming Harris, 1989  
nit1Δ (A54e18) None Fast forward swimming Nelson et al., 1994  
pf2-1 (CC1025) DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming Ebersold et al., 1962  
pf2-2 (pf2A, CC2503) DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming Huang et al., 1982  
pf2-4a (9B11) DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming This study 
pf2-1 rescue None Fast forward swimming This study 
pf2-4 rescue None Fast forward swimming This study 
arg2 None Fast forward swimming Harris, 1989  
arg7 None Fast forward swimming Harris, 1989  
pf2-1 arg2 DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming This study 
pf2-4 arg7 DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming This study 
pf14 Radial spokes Paralyzed Piperno et al., 1981  
pf2-4 pf14
 
Radial spokes and DRC
 
Limited motilityb
 
This study
 

Strain

Structural defect

Motility phenotype

Reference
Wild-type (137c) None Fast forward swimming Harris, 1989  
nit1Δ (A54e18) None Fast forward swimming Nelson et al., 1994  
pf2-1 (CC1025) DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming Ebersold et al., 1962  
pf2-2 (pf2A, CC2503) DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming Huang et al., 1982  
pf2-4a (9B11) DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming This study 
pf2-1 rescue None Fast forward swimming This study 
pf2-4 rescue None Fast forward swimming This study 
arg2 None Fast forward swimming Harris, 1989  
arg7 None Fast forward swimming Harris, 1989  
pf2-1 arg2 DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming This study 
pf2-4 arg7 DRC, inner arm region Slow forward swimming This study 
pf14 Radial spokes Paralyzed Piperno et al., 1981  
pf2-4 pf14
 
Radial spokes and DRC
 
Limited motilityb
 
This study
 
a

9B11 is a new pf2 allele identified in this study. The pf2-3 (pf2B) strain (Huang et al., 1982) is no longer available.

b

See Results.

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