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Introduction: Drosophila—A Model System for Developmental Biology

Division of Science, Yale-NUS College, Singapore 138527, Singapore
Department of Biological Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore 138615, Singapore
J. Dev. Biol. 2017, 5(3), 9;
Received: 19 September 2017 / Revised: 20 September 2017 / Accepted: 20 September 2017 / Published: 20 September 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Drosophila - A Model System for Developmental Biology)
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Drosophila melanogaster, known colloquially as the fruit fly, remains one of the most commonly used model organisms for biomedical science.[...] View Full-Text
Keywords: Drosophila; model organisms; development; genetics Drosophila; model organisms; development; genetics
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