A quick one! It’s that time of year downunder.. where the fruit flies are coming in – something I have done every year since I can remember is this: 15 more words
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By David Baek, VI Form
The Circadian Clock and The Adverse Effects of Elevated CAT Level
Introduction: This project probes into the molecular mechanism of the circadian clock of… 1,592 more words
A revolutionary new approach developed by Faculty scientists has for the first time shown that epilepsy could be preventable.
Professor Richard Baines and Dr Carlo Giachello used a genetically-altered fruit fly to show that when nervous system activity is suppressed by shining yellow light through its embryo, it will not go on to develop symptoms of the disease when it gets older. 373 more words
SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento State scientists are looking to unlock the mystery of autism through fruit flies.
A biological sciences professor is using the insects to determine how environmental toxins play a role in the cause of autism. 221 more words