Drosophila melanogaster


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Drosophila melanogaster

A genus of fruit flies used extensively in the study of genetics. The development of the chromosome theory of heredity was largely the outcome of research on this species.
See also: Drosophila
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The results of this study indicate that the coconut oil, when added to the diet of the Drosophila melanogaster, causes several changes in its metabolism as observed in studies based in mammal models [32].
The aim of this research was to determine the effect of post-treatment with MEL in oxidative markers, life span and motor activity of Drosophila melanogaster after PQ intoxication for 36 hours.
Condition dependence and the nature of genetic variation for male sex comb bristle number in Drosophila melanogaster.
Plastic response of male Drosophila melanogaster to the level of sperm competition increase male reproductive fitness.
Investigations on Drosophila melanogaster indicated abnormalities due to the effect on meiotic nondisjunction [14]).
Drosophila melanogaster (untreated), the values were found to be 0.
Drosophila melanogaster Meigen 1830 (Diptera: Drosophilidae) is the quintessential insect model organism for genetic, physiological or developmental research.
Los investigadores estudiaron el funcionamiento de dos organismos, la Arabidopsis thalina y la Drosophila melanogaster.
In this study, they focused on recognition--how individual Drosophila melanogaster (fruit flies) know what their species is and what their sex is.
The mantis almost exclusively eats flying prey, with Drosophila melanogaster fruit flies being the food of preference for young nymphs in captivity.
He wondered if living in a mixed-age setting would make the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster live longer too.

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