Sonic The Hedgehog

Dr Richard Stitson rnms at
Thu Apr 11 03:36:09 EST 1996

beleive it or not drosophila gene nomenclature is usually descriptive 
as well as often humourous - eg fushi tarazu (ftz) is actually 
Japanese for too few segments, cunningless (!) is obvious and there is 
even Bender's ring around the arsehole!

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