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    • The ribosomal protein genes and Minuteloci of Drosophila melanogaster 

      Marygold, Steven Jon; Roote, John; Reuter, Gunter; Lambertsson, Andrew; Ashburner, Michael; Millburn, Gillian Helen; Harrison, Paul et al. (2007-10-10)
      Abstract Background Mutations in genes encoding ribosomal proteins (RPs) have been shown to cause an array of cellular and developmental defects in a variety of organisms. In Drosophila melanogaster, disruption of RP genes ...
    • Safeguarding gene drive experiments in the laboratory 

      Akbari, Omar S; Bellen, Hugo J; Bier, Ethan; Bullock, Simon L; Burt, Austin; Church, George M; Cook, Kevin R et al. (AAAS, 2015-08-28)
      Gene drive systems promote the spread of genetic elements through populations by assuring they are inherited more often than Mendelian segregation would predict (see the figure). Natural examples of gene drive from Drosophila ...