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Detroit Free Press
Find new Stroh's on tap Friday at 72 Michigan barscircus performers, a Detroit Bikes giveaway..." and live music. More than 10 be
Find new Stroh's on tap Friday at 72 Michigan bars
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
circus performers, a Detroit Bikes giveaway..." and live music. More than 10 beers are to be poured including New Belgium's Fruit Fly, Fat Tire, Tart Lychee, Citradelic and more. More details and tickets on the Eventbrite website. Read or Share... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers identify brain circuit that helps take major developmental step despite nutritional stressthere are exceptions to this - when faced with protein deprivation towards the
Researchers identify brain circuit that helps take major developmental step despite nutritional stress
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
there are exceptions to this - when faced with protein deprivation towards the end of their larval lives, fruit fly larvae are able to push themselves to pupate. Gaiti Hasan's team from NCBS has now uncovered how this happens - the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Scientists Study Fruit Flies for Secret to Good Sleepcan help humans. Neurobiologist Paul Shaw, Ph.D., from Washington University i
Scientists Study Fruit Flies for Secret to Good Sleep
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
can help humans. Neurobiologist Paul Shaw, Ph.D., from Washington University in St. Louis, says of all animals, Shaw says fruit fly genes are easy to manipulate. "I can take a human gene that's involved in patterning your hand, I can take that... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Fruit Flies Could be Key to Fighting Cervical Cancerbiochemical pathways involved in tumor growth and malignancy caused by HPV as w
Fruit Flies Could be Key to Fighting Cervical Cancer
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
biochemical pathways involved in tumor growth and malignancy caused by HPV as well as screen for potential drug targets.” Fruit Fly (Drosophila melanogaster) Photo courtesy of Andre Karwath, WikiMedia CommonsPrevious studies conducted in human... Read more
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PhysOrg
Elongation by contraction – pulling forces drive changes in cell shapeImage of a fruit fly embryo undergoing a process called dorsal closure. The pol
Elongation by contraction – pulling forces drive changes in cell shape
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Image of a fruit fly embryo undergoing a process called dorsal closure. The polygon shaped cells undergo dynamic shape changes as they “zip up” to seal the embryo, making these cells ideal for studying cell boundary elongation and contraction. Cell... Read more
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PhysOrg
The flight of fruit flies under the microscopeCredit: Floris van Breugel, Dickinson Lab A fruit fly can change its flight dir
The flight of fruit flies under the microscope
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Credit: Floris van Breugel, Dickinson Lab A fruit fly can change its flight direction in less than one hundredth of a second. But how does it do that? A firm understanding of how fruit flies hover has emerged over the past two decades, whereas more... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sunraysia welcomes funding for war on fruit flySunraysia group says new funding will help in war against fruit fly Horticultu
Sunraysia welcomes funding for war on fruit fly
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Sunraysia group says new funding will help in war against fruit fly Horticultural groups in the Sunraysia district say new funding to combat Queensland fruit fly will have a major impact in reducing the pest's numbers. The Victorian Government... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Mega-sized blueberry farm near Waterview Heights plannedto use for cold storage and packaging of the fruit. Cold storage also prepares
Mega-sized blueberry farm near Waterview Heights planned
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
to use for cold storage and packaging of the fruit. Cold storage also prepares the fruit for overseas export as it kills fruit fly larvae, which is a precondition before it can be shipped to countries like Japan. Mr Schroder described Mr... Read more
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The Maui News
Ahead of the ClassThose who attend the class may also attend a Level II class on Sunday. For more
Ahead of the Class
The Maui News / Posted 4 days ago
Those who attend the class may also attend a Level II class on Sunday. For more information, call Anne Oishi, 870-6182. * Fruit Fly Management class will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Community Services Building (205) at University of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Fruit flies can help prevent cervical cancer caused by HPBlevels of the same suite of proteins targeted by E6 in humans. Further experime
Fruit flies can help prevent cervical cancer caused by HPB
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
levels of the same suite of proteins targeted by E6 in humans. Further experiments done in human cell lines with the fruit fly version of the E6-targeted proteins yielded similar results, providing additional evidence that E6 works the same... Read more
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New Kerala
Fruit flies could be helpful to fight cervical cancer caused by HPV - newkerala.com #107598levels of the same suite of proteins targeted by E6 in humans. Further experime
Fruit flies could be helpful to fight cervical cancer caused by HPV - newkerala.com #107598
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
levels of the same suite of proteins targeted by E6 in humans. Further experiments done in human cell lines with the fruit fly version of the E6-targeted proteins yielded similar results, providing additional evidence that E6 works the same... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hawaiian fruit flies had multiple ancestorsScaptomyza pallida, one of the fruit fly species. Credit: Hokkaido University A
Hawaiian fruit flies had multiple ancestors
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Scaptomyza pallida, one of the fruit fly species. Credit: Hokkaido University A team from Hokkaido University and Ehime University has discovered that Hawaiian drosophilids (fruit flies) had plural ancestors that hailed from continents, refuting the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
ECISD changing the way students learnis called “Project Brain Stem”, High school students will get to study the anat
ECISD changing the way students learn
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
is called “Project Brain Stem”, High school students will get to study the anatomy and function of the brain of a fruit fly. Here students will get the chance to share results with scientists in Washington D.C. The school year is only a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
ECISD changing the way students learnis called “Project Brain Stem”, High school students will get to study the anat
ECISD changing the way students learn
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
is called “Project Brain Stem”, High school students will get to study the anatomy and function of the brain of a fruit fly. Here students will get the chance to share results with scientists in Washington D.C. The school year is only a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
ECISD changing the way students learnis called “Project Brain Stem”, High school students will get to study the anat
ECISD changing the way students learn
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
is called “Project Brain Stem”, High school students will get to study the anatomy and function of the brain of a fruit fly. Here students will get the chance to share results with scientists in Washington D.C. The school year is only a... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Fruit fly models may help scientists understand underlying mechanism of HPV-induced cancerlevels of the same suite of proteins targeted by E6 in humans. Further experime
Fruit fly models may help scientists understand underlying mechanism of HPV-induced cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
levels of the same suite of proteins targeted by E6 in humans. Further experiments done in human cell lines with the fruit fly version of the E6-targeted proteins yielded similar results, providing additional evidence that E6 works the same... Read more
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Daily Star
StarYUCKS: Disgusting clip shows insects climbing over food in coffee chainwrap groups of ants can be seen crawling around. At least half a dozen feast o
StarYUCKS: Disgusting clip shows insects climbing over food in coffee chain
Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
wrap groups of ants can be seen crawling around. At least half a dozen feast on the wrap inside and what looks like a fruit fly is seen hopping around a neighbouring bap. YUCK: The vegetarian wrap was teeming with ants The uploader – who... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Grand Traverse County Berry Farmers Seeing Comeback Year with Recent Rainor so that we've dealt with a tiny little fly called the spotted wing drosophil
Grand Traverse County Berry Farmers Seeing Comeback Year with Recent Rain
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
or so that we've dealt with a tiny little fly called the spotted wing drosophila," Elsner says. "It's related to the native fruit fly that everyone sees in huge numbers in the fall, but this one can generate numbers earlier in the year." Elsner... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research shines more light on role of proteins in maintaining synaptic transmissionidentify their different roles within the synapse, and how they maintain synapt
Research shines more light on role of proteins in maintaining synaptic transmission
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
identify their different roles within the synapse, and how they maintain synaptic transmission. They used synapses from the fruit fly drosophila, which compares remarkably closely to synapses in humans. Related Stories The team used genetics like... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Molecular alarm clock awakens ovules from resting periodde Ciencia (IGC; Portugal), at University of Algarve (Portugal), and at Univers
Molecular alarm clock awakens ovules from resting period
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
de Ciencia (IGC; Portugal), at University of Algarve (Portugal), and at University at Albany (USA) discovered in the fruit fly a molecular "alarm clock" that tells resting ovules when is the right time to wake up. Defects in this alarm clock... Read more
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PhysOrg
A molecular alarm clock awakens resting ovulesOvarian follicle of fruit fly, with chromosomes stained in green and dKDM5 prot
A molecular alarm clock awakens resting ovules
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Ovarian follicle of fruit fly, with chromosomes stained in green and dKDM5 protein stained in red. Credit: Paulo Navarro-Costa, IGC At the start of reproductive life an ovary contains, on average, several thousands of immature ovules in a resting... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Zombie' honeybees make first appearance in Canadathen the mid-Atlantic U.S. in 2014 and in upstate New York in 2015. The phorid
'Zombie' honeybees make first appearance in Canada
CBC.ca / Posted 9 days ago
then the mid-Atlantic U.S. in 2014 and in upstate New York in 2015. The phorid fly A. borealis, which is smaller than a fruit fly, is found across North America, from Alaska to the southern U.S., and is known to be common in parts of Canada. It... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers identify a gene that causes male Drosophila to produce different courtship songs10, 2016 in Nature will serve as a roadmap for biologists, allowing them to det
Researchers identify a gene that causes male Drosophila to produce different courtship songs
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
10, 2016 in Nature will serve as a roadmap for biologists, allowing them to determine other genetic roots of behavior. The fruit fly song variation, which Stern's group originally mapped between two species, Drosophila simulans and Drosophila... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fruit-fly diet impacts descendants, researcher findsFruit flies. Credit: University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa For a fruit fly, what
Fruit-fly diet impacts descendants, researcher finds
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Fruit flies. Credit: University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa For a fruit fly, what its grandparents ate may affect how much it weighs. But the passing down of a body type based on diet is not a simple cause and effect, a University of Alabama researcher... Read more
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The Border Mail
Albury opens its door for moreto come. It generated new work for Border businesses such as Barlens and Fiona
Albury opens its door for more
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
to come. It generated new work for Border businesses such as Barlens and Fiona Landy Catering, showcased the skills of the Fruit Fly Circus and the wit and humour of John Walker – and shows Australia that Albury is a viable option as a major events... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
MPI job cuts will impact biosecurity, food safety and fishersafety - and will damage the Ministry’s ability to investigate and respond to r
MPI job cuts will impact biosecurity, food safety and fisher
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
safety - and will damage the Ministry’s ability to investigate and respond to risks like a foot-and-mouth outbreak or a fruit fly infestation."The State Services Commission has told MPI it should not attempt further restructures, and we really... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Thinking like a fruit fly: SAGE workshopJessop, horticultural entomologist, from the Central Coast, will be in Moruya t
Thinking like a fruit fly: SAGE workshop
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
Jessop, horticultural entomologist, from the Central Coast, will be in Moruya to discuss new systems that can help you with fruit fly control. Andrew Jessop, horticultural entomologist, from the Central Coast checks out pesky fruit... Read more
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Wired News
Why We Shouldn’t Go to Mars: We Might Decimate the Martiansofficer, she is probably it. Her father was a mathematician who did work for NA
Why We Shouldn’t Go to Mars: We Might Decimate the Martians
Wired News / Posted 18 days ago
officer, she is probably it. Her father was a mathematician who did work for NASA. Her mother was a biologist who studied fruit fly genetics. The family hamster was actually named J. B. S. Haldane, after a famous 20th-century British... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Drought in southern Maine leaves crops parched and farmers worriedThere are no signs right now. That’s one good thing,” Colson said. Pests such
Drought in southern Maine leaves crops parched and farmers worried
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
There are no signs right now. That’s one good thing,” Colson said. Pests such as the spotted wing drosophila, a small fruit fly that was a scourge for farmers in summers past, is “real, real low in numbers,” Jim Dill, UMaine Extension School’s... Read more
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Arkansas Business
UA Professor Awarded $440K Grant to Study Geneor degenerative disease, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Evans will study
UA Professor Awarded $440K Grant to Study Gene
Arkansas Business / Posted 20 days ago
or degenerative disease, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Evans will study the gene known as robo2, in the common fruit fly. According to a news release, robo2 is a nerve cell protein that controls the growth of nerve fibers during the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lab-reared maggots may save Darwin's famous finchesbeen used to successfully eradicate populations of screwworm flies and has been
Lab-reared maggots may save Darwin's famous finches
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
been used to successfully eradicate populations of screwworm flies and has been useful in the control of certain species of fruit fly. Adult female Philornis downsi. Credit: H. Herrera However, the ability to rear large numbers of flies in the... Read more
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AdWeek
Mariah Carey’s Diva Act—And Surprising Sense of Humor—Could Be a Big Hit for E!she said. "Anybody else want a touch up? It's very expensive." Carey's world a
Mariah Carey’s Diva Act—And Surprising Sense of Humor—Could Be a Big Hit for E!
AdWeek / Posted 21 days ago
she said. "Anybody else want a touch up? It's very expensive." Carey's world also includes warning journalists about a fruit fly she encountered onstage: "I think he's smelling the champagne. I don't know. Be careful." While much of this might... Read more
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NZCity
Queen bee's fertility control crackedNotch-signalling taking place, the worker bee eggs are now able to mature," he
Queen bee's fertility control cracked
NZCity / Posted 22 days ago
Notch-signalling taking place, the worker bee eggs are now able to mature," he said. "This contrasts with its role in fruit fly reproduction, in which the signalling is vital for fertility." Prof Dearden said it wasn't yet clear whether QMP... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Feeling repressed at work? Try being a beeNotch signalling taking place, the worker bee eggs are now able to mature," he
Feeling repressed at work? Try being a bee
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Notch signalling taking place, the worker bee eggs are now able to mature," he said. "This contrasts with its role in fruit fly reproduction in which the signalling is vital for fertility." Related ContentCartoon: David Hisco paints the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers identify how queen bees repress workers' fertilityactive Notch signalling taking place, the worker bee eggs are now able to matur
Researchers identify how queen bees repress workers' fertility
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
active Notch signalling taking place, the worker bee eggs are now able to mature. This contrasts with its role in fruit fly reproduction in which the signalling is vital for fertility," Professor Dearden says. He says it is not yet clear... Read more
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The Young Witness
Talking Tourism with YVC1pm on Saturday, August 6. The workshop will cover soil biology, ground prepar
Talking Tourism with YVC
The Young Witness / Posted 22 days ago
1pm on Saturday, August 6. The workshop will cover soil biology, ground preparation, fruit tree pruning and grafting and fruit fly awareness and management strategies. Cost is $10 per person. To reserve your place please RSVP to Megan Harris:... Read more
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PhysOrg
Discovery of male-harming DNA mutation reinforces 'mother's curse' hypothesisfrom Vanderbilt University and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Se
Discovery of male-harming DNA mutation reinforces 'mother's curse' hypothesis
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
from Vanderbilt University and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle have discovered a mtDNA mutant in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster that substantiates the mother's curse hypothesis in animals: It reduces male offspring's... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers identify crucial innate immunity role for gene linked to ARC syndrome in childrenthe vast majority of them linked to inheriting two mutated copies of Vps33B, Dr
Researchers identify crucial innate immunity role for gene linked to ARC syndrome in children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 23 days ago
the vast majority of them linked to inheriting two mutated copies of Vps33B, Dr. Krämer added. The scientists generated fruit fly and mouse models of ARC syndrome by deleting the Vps33B gene. Cells from mice or flies lacking the Vps33B protein... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan blueberries headed toward record harvest, grower saysFestival will be held Aug. 11-14.. That's not to say there are not obstacles.
Michigan blueberries headed toward record harvest, grower says
MLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
Festival will be held Aug. 11-14.. That's not to say there are not obstacles. Spotted Wing Drosophila, a nasty invasive fruit fly, are abundant, requiring stringent controls, DeGrandchamp said. "They are a worry every year," he said. "There is... Read more
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CBS News
"Death spiral" may signal the end of life is nearof this decline matches another previous estimate of the death spiral's duratio
"Death spiral" may signal the end of life is near
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
of this decline matches another previous estimate of the death spiral's duration. Relative to the average life span of a fruit fly, 10 days could be as much as a third of a fly's life, Mueller said. Research from 2002 on Mediterranean fruit... Read more
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Weekly Times
Fruit fly alerts availableFRUIT growers in the Sunraysia region can now receive an alert if a fruit fly i
Fruit fly alerts available
Weekly Times / Posted 27 days ago
FRUIT growers in the Sunraysia region can now receive an alert if a fruit fly is detected within five kilometres of a trap located on their property. The Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources and the Greater Sunraysia... Read more
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The Young Witness
Talking Tourism with YVC1pm on Saturday, August 6. The workshop will cover soil biology, ground prepar
Talking Tourism with YVC
The Young Witness / Posted 29 days ago
1pm on Saturday, August 6. The workshop will cover soil biology, ground preparation, fruit tree pruning and grafting and fruit fly awareness and management strategies. Cost is $10 per person. RSVP to Megan Harris: blandtemora@landcare.org.au or... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)Tasmania. A man dies after an accident involving two vehicles in the Hobart su
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Tasmania. A man dies after an accident involving two vehicles in the Hobart suburb of Montrose. The latest inspection of fruit fly traps around Tasmania has shown no further sign of the pests. It is a nervous wait for Tasmanian fruit growers... Read more
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The Maui News
Ahead of the Classmore professional, how to tell a story (hint: bring your elevator pitch), and h
Ahead of the Class
The Maui News / Posted 1 months ago
more professional, how to tell a story (hint: bring your elevator pitch), and how and where online to post your video. * Fruit Fly Management class will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Community Services Building (205) at University of... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
What artificial sweeteners do to your brainan increase in insomnia and hyperactivity, which stopped when sucralose was rem
What artificial sweeteners do to your brain
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
an increase in insomnia and hyperactivity, which stopped when sucralose was removed from the animals' diet. Of course, a fruit fly does not make a mouse which does not make a human. And Neely told Dr. Bret Stetka, writing for Scientific American,... Read more

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