D. melanogaster dry media?
Mark D. Garfinkel
garfinkl at charlie.cns.iit.edu
Wed Jul 24 17:38:33 EST 1996
In article <Pine.A18.104.22.1680724150813.22116E-100000 at nicole.upd.edu.ph>,
UP Natural Sciences Research Institute <nsri at NICOLE.UPD.EDU.PH> wrote:
>July 24, 1996
>Has anybody tried or does anyone have a recipe for dry (yes DRY) D.
>melanogaster food media ?
>I plan to expose my flies to a toxicant which I plan to administer
>through a wet piece of cotton.
How long do you plan to expose the flies to your compounds?
Why not simply transfer flies to shell vials with the cotton
soaked in sugar-water and the compound? This method is, more
or less, how people administer mutagens such as DEB & EMS.
Mark D. Garfinkel (e-mail: garfinkl at charlie.acc.iit.edu)
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