Toward cloning and mapping the genome of Drosophila.

@article{Merriam1991TowardCA,
  title={Toward cloning and mapping the genome of Drosophila.},
  author={John R. Merriam and Michael Ashburner and Daniel L. Hartl and Fotis C. Kafatos},
  journal={Science},
  year={1991},
  volume={254 5029},
  pages={221-5}
}
An ultimate goal of Drosophila genetics is to identify and define the functions of all the genes in the organism. Traditional approaches based on the isolation of mutant genes have been extraordinary fruitful. Recent advances in the manipulation and analysis of large DNA fragments have made it possible to develop detailed molecular maps of the Drosophila genome as the initial steps in determining the complete DNA sequence. 

From This Paper

Figures and tables from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 references

Chromosome Maps of Drosophila (CRC Press

V'. Sorsa
Boca Raton, FL, • 1988
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

See rei:ent reviews

E. M. De Robetris, G. Ofiver, C.V.E. Wright, St
Am. 263, • 1990
View 1 Excerpt

A Practical Approach (IRL Press, Oxford, 1986); M

Scence 240 1453 G.M. Rubin, FEd. Drosophila D.B. Roberts
Ashburner, Drosophih, A Laboratory Handbook • 1989
View 1 Excerpt

Lewonrin, The Genetic Basis of Evolutionary Change (Columbia

R C.
Principles of Population Genetics (Sinauer Associates, • 1974
View 1 Excerpt

H

B R. Kavenoffand
Zimm,/bid. 41, 1 • 1973
View 2 Excerpts

A H/~t0ry of Genet~

A. H. Sturtevant
1965
View 1 Excerpt

The Mutants ofDrosophih melanogaster (Publ

C. B. Bridges, K. S. Brehme
1942
View 1 Excerpt

Genetics and the Origin of Species

Nature • 1938
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…