Systems Biology Opens New Research Pathways
Systems Biologists Are Attacking the Encrypted Messages That Would Allow Us to Predict and Change the Course of Disease
Individual Tumor Profiling
Has Tumor Molecular Profiling Enabled More Effective and Less Toxic Cancer Treatment?
Top 10 Under 40
Up-and-Coming Stars Shine in Biopharma Research and Business
Podcast: FDA’s New Commissioner Hits the Ground Running
Scott Gottlieb, M.D., Commits to Speeding Up Drug Reviews, and Maintaining Safety and Efficacy
|Platform: iPad, iPhone, Android|
Whether you’re just beginning to work with Drosophila, are an experienced fly-pusher, or are just curious about fly mutants, you’ll enjoy perusing the photos and information contained within the Drosophila app. Primarily through photos, the app lets users explore genetic mutants with body, bristle, eye, or wing phenotypes, as well as practice species and sex identification. In total, over fifty different fly strains/species are included. Each entry in the app is accompanied by at least one photo (often more) and a short description of the mutation or species. For the mutants, primary literature citations are often (but not always) given. From any of the individual phenotype pages, users can access the online database FlyBase to learn more about the specific mutation.