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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 804272–277 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.4.272
Published: 01 April 2018
... through various modes of inquiry and self-investigation. Students examine how genetic variation may either facilitate or limit the ability for species to survive changing climates through work with the model organism Drosophila melanogaster . Students are asked to layer new understanding of the mechanisms...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 794282–287 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.4.282
Published: 01 April 2017
...) food recipe: You can make this food, pour it into vials, and store the vials covered in the fridge for 2–3 weeks ( http://flystocks.bio.indiana.edu/Fly_Work/media-recipes/molassesfood.htm ). dry yeast (Fleishman's brand jars and packets) Flynap and Drosophila anesthetizers (Carolina Biological...
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Published: 01 February 2017
Figure 3. Drosophila with antp mutation. Note leg-like structures on the head. Figure 3. Drosophila with antp mutation. Note leg-like structures on the head.
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Published: 01 March 2016
Figure 2. Plot space for Drosophila count vs. week, showing idealized numbers and two hypothetical populations. Figure 2. Plot space for Drosophila count vs. week, showing idealized numbers and two hypothetical populations.
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The American Biology Teacher. 2013; 752116–119 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2013.75.2.8
Published: 01 February 2013
... generations demonstrate evolution by natural selection. The students concurrently learn genetic principles, including basic inheritance and X-linkage. Figure 1. The eye color gene is located on the X chromosome (one of the sex-determining chromosomes of Drosophila ). White eye color (X r ) is...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 72112–15 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.1.4
Published: 01 January 2010
...Andrea D. Plunkett; Lev Y. Yampolsky We propose an experimental model suitable for demonstrating allele frequency change in Drosophila melanogaster populations caused by selection against an easily scorable conditional lethal, namely recessive flightless alleles such as apterous and vestigial...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 716336–343 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20565329
Published: 01 August 2009
...Dennis R. Venema Copyright National Association of Biology Teachers [Footnotes] 1 www.carolina. com References Bridges, C.B. (1916). Non-disjunc- tion as proof of the chromosome theory of heredity. Genetics, 1, 1-52. Carolina Drosophila Manual. (2005). Burlington, NC...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 709554–556 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669342
Published: 01 November 2008
... Board. Flagg, R.O. (2005). CarolinaTM Drosophila Manual. Burlington, NC: Carolina Biological Supply Company. Griffiths, A.J.F., Miller, J.H., Suzuki, D.T., Lewontin, R.C. & Gelbart, W.M. (2000). An Introduction to Genetic Analysis, 7th Ed. New York, NY: W. H. Freeman and Company...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 698482–487 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452209
Published: 01 October 2007
.... 1, or the Laws of Organic Life. London: Printed forJ. Johnson. Darwin Zoonomia, Vol. 1, or the Laws of Organic Life 1794 Flagg, R.O. (1988). Carolina Drosophila Manual. Burlington, NC: Carolina Biological Supply Co. Flagg Carolina Drosophila Manual 1988 Griffiths, AJ.F...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 696351–358 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452177
Published: 01 August 2007
.... (1999). Direct visualization of sperm competition and sperm storage in Drosophila. Current Biology, 9, 841-844. Civetta 841 9 Current Biology 1999 Coleman, S. W., Patricelli, G. L. & Borgia, G. (2004). Variable female preferences drive complex male displays. Nature, 428, 742-745...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 814269–277 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.4.269
Published: 01 April 2019
... artificial traps to test the importance of visual cues in the capture of wild-type and visually impaired (w 1118 ) Drosophila melanogaster. Over the 13-week semester, students worked in groups to generate questions, design experiments, analyze data, and present results both orally and in a written manuscript...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 77141–47 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.1.6
Published: 01 January 2015
... the Introductory Biology Laboratory course at Brandeis University. Ptpmeg is a protein involved in axon formation in Drosophila melanogaster . In order to better understand Ptpmeg’s functionality, students sought to find Ptpmeg’s enhancers and suppressors by engaging in either a 4- or a 7-week modular...
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Published: 01 April 2010
Figure 2. Survival of Drosophila melanogaster reared for three successive generations on (A) control medium, (B) wheat germ, (C) garlic, and (D) soy. Diamonds == first generation, squares == second generation, and triangles == third generation. Figure 2. Survival of Drosophila
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Published: 01 April 2010
Figure 1. Survival of Drosophila melanogaster over three successive generations. The first generation (A) was grown on the respecitve dietary supplements, whereas the second (B) and third (C) generations were reared on control medium. Diamonds == unsupplemented control, squares == garlic
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The American Biology Teacher. 2004; 66140–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451615
Published: 01 January 2004
...Karen Kurvink Copyright National Association of Biology Teachers DrosophilajBee An Experimental Laboratory Exercise KAREN KURVINK S tudents appear to like working with living organisms and Drosophila melanogaster has historically been a popular organ- ism for studying genetics and development...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1997; 598508–510 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450366
Published: 01 October 1997
...Timothy J. Christensen; Jay B. Labov Copyright 1997 The National Association of Biology Teachers References Boake, C.R.B. & Hoikkala, A. (1995). Courtship behavior and mating suc- cess of wild-caught Drosophila silves- tris males. Animal Behaviour, 49(5), 1303-1313. Boake 5...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1996; 584234–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450132
Published: 01 April 1996
...Benjamin W. Bahney Copyright 1996 The National Association of Biology Teachers Drosophila Fly Anesthetic: A New Technique Benjamin W. Bahney In these scientifically advanced times, it is surprisingly hard to find a good Drosophila fly anesthetic for lab or classroom genetics experiments. Many...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1996; 588462–469 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450212
Published: 01 November 1996
..., W.J. (1995). The induction of ecotopic eyes by targeted expression of the eyeless gene in Drosophila. Science, 267, 1788- 1792. 10.2307/2886334 1788 Lindsley, D.L. & Zimm, G.G. (1992). The genome of Drosophila melanogaster. San Diego, CA: Academic Press. Lindsley The genome of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1992; 548482–485 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449554
Published: 01 November 1992
..., T.H. & Needham, L. (1974). Proper- ties of alcohol dehydrogenase isozymes in a strain of Drosophila melanogaster ho- mozygous for the Adh-Slow Allele. Bio- chemical Genetics, 11, 167-175. Day 167 11 Biochemical Genetics 1974 deKruif, P. (1953). Microbe hunters. Chapter 3. New York...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1994; 56138–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449739
Published: 01 January 1994
.... (1981). Feeding behavior of a plant: Differential prey capture in old and new leaves of the pitcher plant (Sarracenia purpurea). The Amer- ican Midland Naturalist, 106(2), 352- 359. 10.2307/2425172 352 How-To-Do-It Use of Cobra Lily (Darlingtonia californica) & Drosophila for Investgating Predator...