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Table 1 Mutagenicity of X-ray irradiation in urate-null mutants and wild-type flies

From: Increase of somatic cell mutations in oxidative damage-sensitive drosophila

Dose (Gy) Survival (%) No. of wings No. of spots (spots/wing)
Small Large Total
Exp. 1
 y v ma-l; mwh × Oregon-R F1 females (uric acid +)
  0 100 95 22 (0.23) 9 (0.09) 31 (0.33)
  3 98 94 47 (0.50) 99 (1.05)** 146 (1.55)*
 y v ma-l; mwh × y v ma-l F1 females (uric acid -)
  0 100 100 36 (0.36) 20 (0.20) 56 (0.56)
  3 102 100 147 (1.47)** 173 (1.73)** 320 (3.20)**
Exp. 2
 y v ma-l; mwh × Oregon-R F1 females (uric acid +)
  0 100 100 15 (0.15) 5 (0.05) 20 (0.15)
  10 112 102 277 (2.72)** 454 (4.45)** 731 (7.17)**
 y v ma-l; mwh × y v ma-l F1 females (uric acid -)
  0 100 102 41 (0.40) 11 (0.11) 52 (0.51)
  10 93 100 777 (7.77)** 1134 (11.3)** 1911 (19.1)**
  1. *P ≤ 0.05, **P ≤ 0.01, a significant increase in comparison to the corresponding control