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Flockhart, I., Booker, M., Kiger, A., Boutros, M., Armknecht, S., Ramadan, N., Richardson, K., Xu, A., Perrimon, N., Mathey-Prevot, B. (2006). FlyRNAi: the Drosophila RNAi screening center database.  Nucleic Acids Res. 34(Database issue): D489--D494.
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FBrf0189687
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Research paper
Abstract

RNA interference (RNAi) has become a powerful tool for genetic screening in Drosophila. At the Drosophila RNAi Screening Center (DRSC), we are using a library of over 21,000 double-stranded RNAs targeting known and predicted genes in Drosophila. This library is available for the use of visiting scientists wishing to perform full-genome RNAi screens. The data generated from these screens are collected in the DRSC database (http://flyRNAi.org/cgi-bin/RNAi_screens.pl) in a flexible format for the convenience of the scientist and for archiving data. The long-term goal of this database is to provide annotations for as many of the uncharacterized genes in Drosophila as possible. Data from published screens are available to the public through a highly configurable interface that allows detailed examination of the data and provides access to a number of other databases and bioinformatics tools.

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PMC1347476 (PMC) (EuropePMC)
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The Drosophila RNAi screening center amplicons.
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  • FBrf0192259
Language of Publication
English
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Abbreviation
Nucleic Acids Res.
Title
Nucleic Acids Research
Publication Year
1974-
ISBN/ISSN
0305-1048
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