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General Information
FlyBase ID
Feature type
Component Allele(s)
Also Known As
nos-Gal4, nanos-Gal4, MTD-GAL4, NGT40, NGT, NGT-Gal4, NGT40-Gal4, nosGal4, GAL4-nos.NGT, MTD
Expression Data
GAL4 reporter/driver
Associated insertion(s)
Molecular map
Description and Uses
Location-dependent role
CV term
Qualifiers and info
Construct components
Product class / Tool use(s)
Component allele Scer\GAL4nos.PG
Product class / Tool use(s)
Regulatory region(s)

The nos promoter regulates expression of a GAL4 driver. The αTub84B 3' UTR is fused downstream of the GAL4 coding region.

Sequence Data
Sequence (FB)
Associated Sequence Data
DNA Sequence
Segments and Size
Total Size
Left end
Right end
CV term
Qualifiers and info
Component Alleles
(Almeida-Oliveira et al., 2021, Bosch et al., 2021, Eastwood et al., 2021, Osman and Pek, 2021, Stark et al., 2021, Bell et al., 2020, Dai et al., 2020, Dattoli et al., 2020, DeLuca et al., 2020, Houston et al., 2020, Kawaguchi et al., 2020, Keenan et al., 2020, Kordyukova et al., 2020, Ma et al., 2020, McKinney et al., 2020, Miao et al., 2020, Nakamura et al., 2020, Ng et al., 2020, Stolyarenko, 2020, Tison et al., 2020, Yoshinari et al., 2020, Basar et al., 2019, Chen et al., 2019, ElMaghraby et al., 2019, Fabry et al., 2019, Hudry et al., 2019, Kneuss et al., 2019, Kong et al., 2019, Lieber et al., 2019, Lie-Jensen et al., 2019, Métivier et al., 2019, Mondragon et al., 2019, Munafò et al., 2019, Murano et al., 2019, Park et al., 2019, Perlmutter et al., 2019, Shropshire and Bordenstein, 2019, Wang et al., 2019, Wei et al., 2019, Williams et al., 2019, Yang et al., 2019, Zhao et al., 2019, Ameku et al., 2018, Chen et al., 2018, Flora et al., 2018, Genenncher et al., 2018, Jankovics et al., 2018, Kairamkonda and Nongthomba, 2018, Kline et al., 2018, Mageeney et al., 2018, Neitzel et al., 2018, Ng et al., 2018, Obata et al., 2018, Akishina et al., 2017, Beaven et al., 2017, Bence et al., 2017, Gerstberger et al., 2017, Goyal et al., 2017, Kan et al., 2017, Li et al., 2017, Nakamura et al., 2017, Pandey et al., 2017, Rashpa et al., 2017, Song et al., 2017, Blundon et al., 2016, Börner and Becker, 2016, Börner et al., 2016, Catrina et al., 2016, Dominguez et al., 2016, Hayashi et al., 2016, Huang et al., 2016, Jussen et al., 2016, Kotov et al., 2016, Sanchez et al., 2016, Urbach et al., 2016, Jiang et al., 2015, Kuhn et al., 2015, Levine et al., 2015, Little et al., 2015, Liu et al., 2015, Matias et al., 2015, Pek et al., 2015, Sarikaya and Extavour, 2015, Senti et al., 2015, Sienski et al., 2015, Winkler et al., 2015, Yu et al., 2015, Cai et al., 2014, Hain et al., 2014, Hayashi et al., 2014, Herzig et al., 2014, Hill et al., 2014, Hodar et al., 2014, Urban et al., 2014, Wei and Lilly, 2014, Wei et al., 2014, Xu et al., 2014, Azzam and Liu, 2013, Czech et al., 2013, Dix et al., 2013, Dönertas et al., 2013, Handler et al., 2013, Iovino et al., 2013, Lu et al., 2013, Natalizio and Matera, 2013, Pérez-Montero et al., 2013, Xin et al., 2013, Zhao et al., 2013, Etchegaray et al., 2012, Olivieri et al., 2012, Pek et al., 2012, Barry et al., 2011, Belacortu et al., 2011, Biersmith et al., 2011, Degennaro et al., 2011, Dubin-Bar et al., 2011, Handler et al., 2011, Ni et al., 2011, Shimada et al., 2011, Shpiz et al., 2011, Walrad et al., 2011, Wang and Elgin, 2011, Wang et al., 2011, Bakhrat et al., 2010, Chen et al., 2010, Coffee et al., 2010, Di Cara et al., 2010, Joyce and McKim, 2010, Krahn et al., 2010, Monk et al., 2010, Papaconstantinou et al., 2010, Patil and Kai, 2010, Prazak et al., 2010, Walrad et al., 2010, Bass et al., 2009, Brower-Toland et al., 2009, Compagnon et al., 2009, Hou et al., 2009, Pek et al., 2009, Yu et al., 2009, Zúñiga et al., 2009, Charron et al., 2008, Chen et al., 2008, Horne-Badovinac and Bilder, 2008, Hou et al., 2008, Mische et al., 2008, Moon et al., 2008, Rogers et al., 2008, Baum et al., 2007, Clark et al., 2007, Deshpande et al., 2007, Lee and Cooley, 2007, Murray and Saint, 2007, Petrella et al., 2007, Shcherbata et al., 2007, Vanderzwan-Butler et al., 2007, Wang and Lin, 2007, Wang et al., 2007, Yamashita et al., 2007, Yamashita et al., 2007, Bowler et al., 2006, Gonsalvez et al., 2006, Hozumi et al., 2006, Kamimura et al., 2006, LaLonde et al., 2006, Mazzalupo and Cooley, 2006, Morris et al., 2006, Rosales-Nieves et al., 2006, Sanny et al., 2006, Singh et al., 2006, Ward et al., 2006, Zimmermann et al., 2006, Delanoue and Davis, 2005, Hatfield et al., 2005, Hernandez et al., 2005, Murthy et al., 2005, Papaconstantinou et al., 2005, Siller et al., 2005, Cook et al., 2004, Murthy and Schwarz, 2004, Swantek and Gergen, 2004, Wang et al., 2004, Ye et al., 2004, Cox and Spradling, 2003, Noguchi and Miller, 2003, Reim et al., 2003, Takemaru et al., 2003, Vander Zwan et al., 2003, Henriksen et al., 2002, Jackson and Berg, 2002, Rosenberg and Parkhurst, 2002, Timinszky et al., 2002, Wheeler et al., 2002, Apionishev et al., 2001, Deshpande et al., 2001, Yoshida et al., 2001, Yussa et al., 2001, Grieder et al., 2000, Niessing et al., 2000, Tracey et al., 2000, Li and Gergen, 1999, Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center, 1998.9.14, Barrett et al., 1997)
Molecular data

The nos promoter regulates expression of a GAL4 driver. The αTub84B 3' UTR is fused downstream of the GAL4 coding region.

Expression Data
Reporter Expression
distribution deduced from reporter (Gal4 UAS)
Tissue/Position (including subcellular localization)
cell | subset

Comment: a few cells dorsal to the yolk sac

Additional Information

Scer\GAL4nos.PG drives expression in the female germ line; expressed gene product is loaded into oocytes

Drives expression in the germ line in female adults; expressed gene product is loaded into oocytes.

Marker for
Reporter construct used in assay
Progenitors and Descendants

construct_comment: Obtained from P. Gergen.Designed to provide expression early in embryogenesis.

construct_comment: Progenitors are those of the plasmid, pP{GAL4-nos.NGT}.

report comment: nos promoter driving GAL4, 3\' UTR from a maternally expressed α-tubulin.

Stocks (14)
External Crossreferences and Linkouts ( 0 )
Synonyms and Secondary IDs (66)
Reported As
Symbol Synonym
P{nosGAL4= w+mC}
maternal GAL4
pnos-Gal4-tubulin 3'UTR
Secondary FlyBase IDs
    References (204)