Drosophila Information Service
(Dros. Inf. Serv.)
Volume 86 (December 2003)
List of Contributions
Availability of the University of Texas Publications Dealing with Drosophila, Marshall R. Wheeler
Henderson, D.S. 2004. Drosophila Cytogenetic Protocols
. Humana Press, Totowa, NJ.
Hilker, M., and T. Meiners. 2002. Chemoecology of Insect Eggs and Egg Deposition
. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK.
Back Issues and Invoice
Call for Papers
Guide to Authors
Baba, K., and M. Hatsumi.
Sterile female of lozenge
of Drosophila melanogaster
has activated eggs in ovary.
Ecology of two Scaptodrosophila
flower breeding species.
Belousova, I.B., V.Yu Strashnyuk, and V.T. Kakpakov.
The influence of metopren on puffing in Drosophila melanogaster
chromosomes in experiments in vitro
Bertucci, L.A., and M.A.F. Noor.
Transcripts involved in spermatogenesis are not qualitatively underexpressed in hybrids of Drosophila simulans
and D. mauritiana
Birdsley, J.S. Drosophila malerkotliana
and D. ananassae
Failure to suppress polo
sterility but an hypothesis for why males are so very sterile (plus somatic reversion of st1
Carrasco, S.F., L.F. Prado, and R. Godoy-Herrera.
Molecular phylogeny of the mesophragmatica
species group inferred from Cytochrome Oxidase II sequence.
Chethan, B.K., and S.N. Hegde.
Effect of intra- and interspecific competition on pupation height in Drosophila
The genes of the elbow-no-ocelli
genetic complex in D. melanogaster
Use of cross-species genome comparison to deduce possible importance of the various D. melanogaster fruitless
transcripts: A putative vital function for the type C transcription factor?
Dias, M.V.B., C.C. de Oliveira, and H.E.M.C. Bicudo.
Morphometric changes of the Drosophila saltans
salivary glands prior to and during apoptosis.
DiPietrantonio, A.M., and F.M. Davidson.
Generation and authentication of Df(3L)H99 FRT80B recombinant lines.
Gottschalk, M.S., D.C. De Toni, J. Cordeiro, and P.R.P. Hofmann.
Comparison between two sampling methods for Drosophilidae (Diptera) using banana baits.
Held, L.I., Jr.
Tetraploid male mosaics induced by pressure.
Itoh, M., T. Uenovama, and M. Watada.
A further study on the expansion of Drosophila simulans
Studies of homeostasis of sex ratio in Drosophila melanogaster
Jain, C. and S. Chandrashekara.
A revised cytological location of stambh A
and of the breakpoints of DF(2R)44CE
of Drosophila melanogaster.
Stability of olfactory and locomotory response in third instar larvae.
Koromyslov, Yu.A., E.V. Chmuzh, L.A. Shestakova, S.V. Tcheressiz, N.N. Yurchenko, and I.K. Zakharov.
Mutability of unstable sex-linked alleles of Drosophila melanogaster
and their interaction with mutations of the genes of the repair system.
Ludwig, A., C. Parada, E.L.S. Loreto, and B. Goñi.
Genetics and molecular analysis of a Drosophila willistoni
spontaneous mutation similar to eyeless
Malherbe, Y., and D. Joly.
Sperm management in the sperm heteromorphic species, Drosophila teissieri
Medeiros, H.F., M.B. Martins, and J.R. David.
The extension of the geographic range of Drosophila malerkotliana
on the American continent.
Medina, M.C., and R. Godoy-Herrera.
Movement patterns on two substrates of Chilean third instar larvae of D. melanogaster
, D. hydei
, and D. pavani
collected in the same orchard.
Nardon, C., D. Lepetit, G. Deceliere, F. Lemeunier, C. Vieira, and C. Biémont.
Distribution of telomeric transposable elements TART and HeT-A in Drosophila melanogaster
Nazari, M., and S.N. Hegde.
Toxic effect of Fluoxetine – an antidepressant drug on the rate of development and viability of Drosophila melanogaster
Orellana, C.J., and S. Koref-Santibañez.
Mating activity in three populations of Chilean Drosophila
Parada, C., and B. Goñi. Hypermutable strains isolated from Uruguayan populations of Drosophila willistoni
Proliferative genes and copy number control.
Rodríguez-Arnaiz, R., and G.O. Téllez.
The spindle poisons demecolcine and vinblastine induce mitotic recombination in the somatic w/w+
assay of Drosophila melanogaster
Santos, J.F., T.T. Rieger, S.R.C. Campos, A.C.C. Nascimento, P.T. Félix, S.V.O. Silva, and F.M.R. Freitas.
Colonization of Northeast Region of Brazil by the drosophilid flies, Drosophila malerkotliana
and Zaprionus indianus
, a new potential insect pest for Brazilian fruitculture.
Saunders, L.D., A.F.M. Haywood, and B.E. Staveley.
Overexpression of phosphatidyl-inositol 3-OH kinase (P13K) in dopaminergic neurons dramatically reduces life span and climbing ability in Drosophila melanogaster
A summary of the polytene chromosome bands not seen by EM.
A summary of the new polytene chromosome bands seen by EM.
Schwartz, G.R., and L. Reuter.
Freezing subsequently alters mating behavior in D. melanogaster
Sidorov, R.A., K.I. Kirsanov, I.D. Alexandrov, M.V. Alexandrova, and E.M. Khovanova.
The influence of the p53 mutation on the tumor frequency in wts/+
Singh, S.R., and B.N. Singh.
Comparison of female post-copulatory behavior in six species of Drosophila
Stoltzfus, J.R., and M.S. Grotewiel.
Novel isoforms of Drosophila
annexins produced by alternative splicing.
Sun, X., L. Huang, M.R. Van Doren, and S. Tanda.
Isolation of amorphic alleles of the lesswright
gene by P element-mediated male recombination in Drosophila melanogaster
Uysal, H., and T. Sisman.
The effects of Aflatoxin-B1
on some development stages and phenotypic abnormalities in Drosophila melanogaster
Vañez, C., H. Vera, R. Canales, and R. Godoy-Herrera.
Larval behavior in unfamiliar environment of two populations of Drosophila pavani
that live naturally in very different breeding sites in the wild.
Cooperation of net
and EGFR signalling in the wing vein pattern development in Drosophila
Yurchenko, N.N., and I.K. Zakharov.
Distribution of viability of chromosomes 2 from Uman natural population of Drosophila melanogaster
in heterozygote with Df(2)62 overlapping the region of l(2)gl locus.
Dzitoyeva, S., A. Gutnov, and H. Manev.
Evaluation of an injectable method for embryonic RNA interference (RNAi) using the Drosophila beltless
gene as an example.
Haab, J.E., C. Vergara, J. Bacigalupo, and P.M. O’Day.
Two preparations for recording ion channel activity in native rhabdomeral membranes of Drosophila
retinal photoreceptor cells.
Kekic, V., and S.P. Lucic.
Fruit and vegetable food media suitable for maintaining D. melanogaster
Density separation of larvae using polyethylene glycol.
Do it in the dark.
Ruedi, E.A., Y.N. Owusu, and K. Dixon.
Male courtship intensity: a new method of Drosophila
Siddique, H.R., A. Dhawan, D.K. Saxena, and D.K. Chowdhuri. Drosophila melanogaster
as an in vivo
model for somatic cell genotoxicity of chemicals by Comet assay.
Talyn, B. and H. Dowse.
FORTRAN program generates effective artificial courtship song.
Azad, P., R.C. Woodruff, and J.N. Thompson, jr.
Deleterious mutations in natural populations of Drosophila melanogaster
Recombination mapping of P-element transposon inserts: A new set of laboratory exercises for an undergraduate genetics course.
Huey, R.B., J. Balanyá, F. Mestres, and L. Serra.
Detection of yellow mutation in North American Drosophila subobscura
Yadav, J.P., and B.N. Singh.
Rediscovery of spread mutation in Drosophila ananassae
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