Drosophila melanogaster

The fruit fly, used for many years as a model for eukaryotic genetics. Of the nearly 300 disease-causing genes in the human genome, more than half have an analogous gene in the Drosophila genome.

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • Drosophila melanogaster — Drosophila melanogaster. См. дрозофилы. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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  • Drosophila melanogaster — «Mosca de la fruta» redirige aquí. Para otras acepciones, véase Mosca de la fruta (desambiguación). Este artículo o sección sobre Biología necesita ser wikificado con un formato acorde a las convenciones de estilo. Por favor …   Wikipedia Español

  • Drosophila melanogaster — Schwarzbäuchige Taufliege Schwarzbäuchige Taufliege (Drosophila melanogaster) (Männchen) Systematik Überordnung: Neuflügler (Neoptera) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Drosophila melanogaster — ? Чернобрюхая дрозофила …   Википедия

  • Drosophila melanogaster — Fruit Fruit, n. [OE. fruit, frut, F. fruit, from L. fructus enjoyment, product, fruit, from frui, p. p. fructus, to enjoy; akin to E. brook, v. t. See {Brook}, v. t., and cf. {Fructify}, {Frugal}.] 1. Whatever is produced for the nourishment or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Drosophila melanogaster — La mosca común de la fruta (Drosophila melanogaster, literalmente amante del rocío de vientre negro ) es un insecto, díptero (dos alas), es la especie de la mosca de la fruta que es usada frecuentemente en experimentación genética, dado que… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Drosophila melanogaster — noun small fruit fly used by Thomas Hunt Morgan in studying basic mechanisms of inheritance • Syn: ↑drosophila • Hypernyms: ↑fruit fly, ↑pomace fly • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Drosophila …   Useful english dictionary

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