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brummer expression in males is necessary for maintaining male fertility.

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posted on 14.04.2021, 16:23 by Lianna W. Wat, Charlotte Chao, Rachael Bartlett, Justin L. Buchanan, Jason W. Millington, Hui Ju Chih, Zahid S. Chowdhury, Puja Biswas, Vivian Huang, Leah J. Shin, Lin Chuan Wang, Marie-Pierre L. Gauthier, Maria C. Barone, Kristi L. Montooth, Michael A. Welte, Elizabeth J. Rideout

(A) Males with whole-body loss of brummer have a significantly decreased number of progeny after 2 days, 4 days, and 6 days of mating (p = 2.2 × 10−16, 9.7 × 10−12, and 4.6 × 10−6, respectively; Student t test at each time point). Asterisks indicate a significant difference between two sexes, two genotypes, or two time points (*p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001). See S1 Table for list of all multiple comparisons and p-values. Error bars on graphs represent SEM. Quantitative measurements underlying all graphs are available in S4 Data. M, male; ns, no significant difference between two sexes, two genotypes, or time points.