Four-dimensional gene expression control: memories on the fly
Department of Neurobiology; Waddell Lab
Animals; Behavior, Animal; Drosophila; Gene Expression; Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental; Gene Targeting; Genes, Insect; Genes, Switch; Models, Molecular
Neuroscience and Neurobiology
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.
DOI of Published Version
Trends Neurosci. 2004 Sep;27(9):511-3. Link to article on publisher's site
Trends in neurosciences
Leung, Benjamin M. and Waddell, Scott, "Four-dimensional gene expression control: memories on the fly" (2004). Neurobiology Publications and Presentations. 75.