Pharmacology Pharmacology

Current Topics in Pharmacology

12:30 PM, Thursday, January 28, 2010 | Room T-531 HSC
Speaker: Merle Gilbert
Topic: Let's get ready to rumble:  Pheromones and aggressive behavior in Drosophila Melanogaster
 
Paper to be presented:

  1. Wang L, Anderson DJ.  Identification of an aggression-promoting pheromone and its receptor neurons in Drosophila.  Nature. 2010 Jan 14;463(7278):227-31.
Review:
  1. Dankert H, Wang L, Hoopfer ED, Anderson DJ, Perona P.  Automated monitoring and analysis of social behavior in Drosophila.  Nat Methods. 2009 Apr;6(4):297-303.
  2. Benton R.  Sensitivity and specificity in Drosophila pheromone perception.  Trends Neurosci. 2007 Oct;30(10):512-9.

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