Title

Four-dimensional gene expression control: memories on the fly

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Neurobiology; Waddell Lab

Date

9-2004

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Animals; Behavior, Animal; Drosophila; Gene Expression; Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental; Gene Targeting; Genes, Insect; Genes, Switch; Models, Molecular

Disciplines

Neuroscience and Neurobiology

Abstract

To understand the role of a gene in adult behavior, it is necessary to control its expression in four dimensions: space and time. Two recent papers describe implementation of different but related technologies that now provide this missing element in fly behavioral research.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Trends Neurosci. 2004 Sep;27(9):511-3. Link to article on publisher's site

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

15331230