A new software package promises to greatly speed up scientists’ ability to assemble and manipulate extremely detailed microscope images.
Gerald M. Rubin, director of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Janelia Farm Research Campus, will deliver a public lecture titled “The Fly Brain and Yours—Closer Than You Think,” at Janelia Farm in Ashburn, VA.
Comparing the genomes of humans, fruitflies, worms, plants and yeast may lead to unprecedented insight into how genes function.
Researchers unveil the complete genetic sequence of one of the workhorses of modern biology.
Los investigadores han revelado la secuencia genética completa de uno de los caballitos de batalla de la biología moderna.
HHMI researchers believe their technique can be used to determine the function of all of the fruit fly's genes.
Researchers used to identify important developmental genes one at a time. Now, a technique developed in Drosophila is taking wing, and hundreds of novel genes have been found.