• First record of subgenus Phloridosa of Drosophila in southern Brazil, with notes on breeding sites. (ou.edu)
  • First record of Drosophila parthenogenetica and D. neomorpha , cardini group, Heed, 1962 (Drosophilidae), in Brazil. (ou.edu)
  • Drosophila xalapa este o specie de muște din genul Drosophila , familia Drosophilidae , descrisă de Vilela și Bachli în anul 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • The homeotic selector genes of Drosophila were later found to be arranged in the same order as the homologous homeotic selector genes in humans and other animals. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Targeted mutagenesis of Drosophila atm and mre11 genes. (ou.edu)
  • Non-additive combined effect of multiple mutations in tumor suppressor genes on the frequency of hyperplastic mosaic clones in Drosophila imagoes. (ou.edu)
  • Most biological pathways, physical and neurological properties are highly conserved between humans and Drosophila and nearly 75% of human disease-causing genes have a functional homologue in Drosophila. (springer.com)
  • Bicoid and hunchback are the maternal effect genes that are most important for patterning of anterior parts (head and thorax) of the Drosophila embryo. (bionity.com)
  • Nanos and Caudal are maternal effect genes that are important in the formation of more posterior abdominal segments of the Drosophila embryo. (bionity.com)
  • The development of Drosophila is particularly well studied, and it is representative of a major class of animals, the insects or insecta. (bionity.com)
  • Salceda, V.M. Chromosomal polymorphism in natural populations of Drosophila willistoni from Eastern Mexico. (ou.edu)
  • Although heritable microorganisms are increasingly recognized as widespread in insects, no systematic screens for such symbionts have been conducted in Drosophila species (the primary insect genetic models for studies of evolution, development, and innate immunity). (genetics.org)
  • These findings indicate that in contrast to some other insect groups, other heritable symbionts are uncommon in Drosophila species, possibly reflecting a robust innate immune response that eliminates many bacteria. (genetics.org)
  • Variation of the male specific wing pigment in the natural populations of Drosophila rajasekari . (ou.edu)
  • Despite the broad interest in Drosophila for ecological, evolutionary, and genetic studies, and the recent investigations of heritable symbionts in insects generally, few Drosophila species have been screened for the presence of heritable endosymbionts. (genetics.org)
  • Drosophila are species of molting insects, meaning that they have two distinct stages of their life cycle with radically different body plans: larva and adults. (bionity.com)
  • Etges, W.J. Drosophila desertorum in Big Bend National Park, Texas: The search for females. (ou.edu)
  • A preliminary report on Drosophila fauna of Islamabad (Capital, Pakistan). (ou.edu)
  • Stahl watched as McRobert used a bizarre contraption to suck a male drosophila (fruit fly) out of a vial and put him into a little dish with a female. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Research suggests that the fruit fly Drosophila virilis (virilis group) originated in the deciduous forests of China or in arid regions such as Iran or Afghanistan, where it remained isolated from the remaining species of the group until relatively recently. (uniprot.org)
  • Furthermore, much of our knowledge of Drosophila is relevant to humans. (encyclopedia.com)
  • For example, in Drosophila the optic lobes include heavily laminated synaptic connections ( Sanes and Zipursky, 2010 ), while the antennal lobes include individual glomeruli where distinct olfactory sensory neurons contact to second-order neurons ( Wilson, 2013 ). (elifesciences.org)
  • Drosophila species lack so-called "primary symbionts" (ancient obligate associations in which symbionts occupy specialized host organs, B uchner 1965 ) but they do form facultative associations with maternally transmitted symbionts that undergo occasional horizontal transfer into naïve hosts. (genetics.org)
  • This volume provides recent advances in Drosophila models for various human diseases, with each chapter providing a review of studies involving Drosophila models, as well as detailed protocols commonly used in laboratories. (springer.com)
  • The life cycle of Drosophila is made up of four stages: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Conform Catalogue of Life specia Drosophila xalapa nu are subspecii cunoscute. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book provides a useful resource for all scientists who are starting to use the Drosophila model in their studies, and for researchers working in the pharmaceutical industry and using new screening models to develop new medicines for various diseases. (springer.com)
  • Drosophila has long been a favorite model system for geneticists and developmental biologists studying embryogenesis . (bionity.com)
  • Embryogenesis in Drosophila is unique among model organisms in that cleavage occurs in a syncytium. (bionity.com)
  • The ellipsoid body (EB) in the Drosophila brain is a central complex (CX) substructure that harbors circumferentially laminated ring (R) neuron axons and mediates multifaceted sensory integration and motor coordination functions. (elifesciences.org)