Flygut: an atlas of the Drosophila adult midgut

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Gene name sxe2
Flybase description The gene sex-specific enzyme 2 is referred to in FlyBase by the symbol Dmel\sxe2 (CG4979, FBgn0038398).
Expression data along the gut
    Crop Cardia/R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Hindgut Full gut
    Ratio gene/RPL42 -26.861 -23.5983 -31.115296 -39.2301 -48.892065 -44.1894 -33.09839 -32.826165
    Affimetrix absolute value 3.687 3.098 3.242 3.112 3.151 3.096 3.504 3.24
    Affymetric present call in "x" number of chips 3 1 0 2 0 2 3 0
Intestinal gene expression in different physiological conditions
Ecc15: flies orally infected with Erwinia carotovora carotovora 15.
Pe: flies orally infected with Pseudomonas entomophila.
Pe gacA: flies orally infecte with Pseudomonas entomophila gacA.
For methods and description, see Buchon et al. 2009, Cell Host Microbe, and Chakrabarti et al. 2012, Cell Host Microbe.
Gene details (from Flybase) It is a protein_coding_gene from Drosophila melanogaster.
Based on sequence similarity, it is predicted to have molecular function: phospholipase activity.
Based on sequence similarity, it is predicted to be involved in the biological process: lipid catabolic process.
2 alleles are reported.
No phenotypic data is available.
It has one annotated transcript and one annotated polypeptide.
Protein features are: Lipase; Lipase, N-terminal.
Summary of modENCODE Temporal Expression Profile: Temporal profile ranges from a peak of high expression to a trough of no expression detected.
Peak expression observed during early pupal stages.