Genome-Wide Association Analysis of Radiation Resistance in Drosophila melanogaster

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BACKGROUND Ionizing radiation is genotoxic to cells. Healthy tissue toxicity in patients and radiation resistance in tumors present common clinical challenges in delivering effective radiation therapies. Radiation response is a complex, polygenic trait with unknown genetic determinants. The Drosophila Genetic Reference Panel (DGRP) provides a model to… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104858

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@inproceedings{Vaisnav2014GenomeWideAA, title={Genome-Wide Association Analysis of Radiation Resistance in Drosophila melanogaster}, author={Mahesh Vaisnav and Chao Xing and Hung-Chih Ku and Daniel George Hwang and Strahinja Stojadinovic and Alexander Pertsemlidis and John Abrams}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2014} }