Peer-reviewed by 2 reviewers with median rating of 14.5/20. Review process was triple-blinded.
Round 1 (14.5/20)
Conceptual advance and Impact8
This technical advancement will certainly assist the studies in deciphering the roles of various tumor suppressors in the developmental processes.
Conceptual advance and Impact5
This is a well conducted experiment with clear phenotype. The relevance and importance of the results remain somewhat unclear.
I would rather see a title that tells what the proteins do than a title that tells what they dont do when they are deleted
Add statistical analysis to B´
Results & Discussion
For readers not familiar with DM, please mark veins L3 and L4 in the fig. 1A
Please add discussion of any physiological or pathological conditions in which such cellular competition mechanism could be relevant for development or disease progression.