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Table 1 Normalized gene expression by functional group and larval class

From: Expression profiles during honeybee caste determination

Functional group Number of clones Young larvae mean (SE) Worker larvae mean (SE) Queen larvae mean (SE)
Binding protein 10 0.028 (0.015) 0.025 (0.012) -0.017 (0.014)
Enzyme 16 0.006 (0.009) 0.023 (0.011) -0.001 (0.015)
Hexamerin 6 -0.042 (0.009) 0.048 (0.017) 0.005 (0.012)
Metabolic enzyme 3 -0.018 (0.028) -0.012 (0.014) 0.053 (0.004)
Ribosomal protein 15 0.033 (0.009) -0.013 (0.006) -0.009 (0.013)
Structural protein 6 0.015 (0.012) -0.020 (0.007) 0.044 (0.016)
RNA processing 7 0.050 (0.013) 0.001 (0.011) -0.030 (0.017)
Unknown or other 95 0.008 (0.004) 0.005 (0.004) 0.008 (0.005)
  1. Numbers in bold represent groups overexpressed in a particular larval class. Binding proteins were defined as non-metabolic proteins known to bind to other proteins or nucleic acids. SE, standard error.