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Table 1 Sex ratio and survival of driver transgenic lines carrying the Aedes aegypti Act-4 promoter (OX3545 construct)

From: Development of a population suppression strain of the human malaria vector mosquito, Anopheles stephensi

G0 G1 G2
Lines outcrossed with wild-type Transgenic adults Wild type larvae Transgenic larvae Transgenic adults*
Females Males
DAa-1 ♂ 1 ♂ 325 199 0 17
DAa-2 ♂ 4 ♂ 680 138 21 22
DAa-3 ♂ 1 ♂ 200 86 3 29
DAa-4 ♂ 17 ♂ 1140 659 31 134
DAa-5 ♂ 4 ♂ 90 45 3 11
DAa-6 ♀ 1 ♂ 70 44 22 9
DAa-7 ♀ 1 ♂ 100 45 9 15
DAa-8 ♀ 1 ♂ 90 30 10 17
DAa-9 ♂ 1 ♂, 2 ♀ 0 0 0 0
DAa-10 ♂ 1 ♂ 0 0 0 0
DAa-11 ♂ 2 ♂ 0 0 0 0
DAa-12 ♂ 1 ♂ 0 0 0 0
DAa-13 ♂ 2 ♂ 0 0 0 0
DAa-14 ♂ 1 ♂ 0 0 0 0
DAa-15 ♂ 1 ♀ 0 0 0 0
  1. *A flightless phenotype was not observed in males or females. An expanded Table showing results of five generations is provided as Additional file 2: Table S1.