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:
- Wang L, Anderson DJ. Identification of an aggression-promoting pheromone and its receptor neurons in Drosophila. Nature. 2010 Jan 14;463(7278):227-31.
- 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.
- Benton R. Sensitivity and specificity in Drosophila pheromone perception. Trends Neurosci. 2007 Oct;30(10):512-9.