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Regulation of ribosomal RNA and 5s RNA synthesis in Drosophila melanogaster
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The fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster has been extensively studied for over a century as a for genetic investigations. It also has many characteristics which make it an ideal organism for the study of animal development and behavior, neurobiology, and human genetic diseases and conditions. Why? What makes it such a good model?

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AB - The coordination of expression of more than 70 genes that code for the ribosome represents a complex problem for the cell and for the developing organism, in terms of gene expression and regulation. The rapid advances made in the fields of genetics and molecular biology of Drosophila make this organism a valuable model system for studying the regulatory phenomena involved in ribosome synthesis during development.

10.02.2017 · Regulation of ribosomal RNA and 5s RNA synthesis in Drosophila melanogaster
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The parallels between the genomes of Drosophila and humans are central to using these tiny flies to explore human development, behavior, and genetic diseases. Often, the genes associated with these attributes in humans have closely matched fly counterparts -- and there are many examples of "conditions" in Drosophila that parallel human conditions, and that can provide an opportunity to study the function of these genes and, perhaps, help in the development of valuable drugs. Genes associated with neurological diseases, cancer, the hypoxic response, infectious disease, etc., are currently under study. (A searchable database of such genes is available .)

01/12/2017 · Development of a tissue-specific ribosome profiling approach in Drosophila enables genome-wide evaluation of translational adaptations. Xun Chen,
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