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A Database of Drosophila Genes & Genomes

Sources of FlyBase Data

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Lindsley and Zimm (1992) The Genome of Drosophila melanogaster

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The major sources that have been incorporated into the FlyBase Bibliography:

  • Bibliography from The Genetics of Drosophila. T. H. Morgan, C. B. Bridges and A. H. Sturtevant, 1925.
    Bibliographica Genetica II: 1-262. 'S-Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. [Part One.] H. J. Muller, 1939.
    Imperial Bureau of Animal Breeding and Genetics. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Two. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1952.
    Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux. Slough: Farnham Royal.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Three. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1958.
    Indiana University Publications.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Four. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1963.
    McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Five. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1969.
    Macmillan Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Six. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1974.
    Macmillan Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Seven A. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1976.
    Drosophila Information Service 51: 159-193.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Seven B. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1977.
    Drosophila Information Service 52:186-226.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Seven C. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1978.
    Drosophila Information Service 53: 219-244.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Parts Seven D(I) and D(II). Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1980.
    Drosophila Information Service 55: 218-262.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Seven E. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1981.
    Drosophila Information Service 56: 199-210.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Eight A. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1982.
    Drosophila Information Service 58: 227-270.
  • Bibliography on the Genetics of Drosophila. Part Eight B. Irwin H. Herskowitz, 1983.
    Drosophila Information Service 59: 163-207.
  • Contents pages of Drosophila Information Service: volume 50 (1975) to volume 75 (1994).
  • Bibliography of the biochemical genetics of Drosophila. Morton S. Fuchs, 1965.
    Drosophila Information Service 40: 105-126.
  • Bibliography of Hawaiian Drosophilidae. Hampton L. Carson and Linden T. Teramoto, 1982.
    Drosophila Information Service: 58: 215-226.
  • Bibliography on Drosophila hydei. F. M. A. van Breugel, 1987.
    Drosophila Information Service 66: 198-208.
  • Bibliography on the Drosophila nasuta subgroup. W.-E. Kalisch, 1991.
    Drosophila Information Service 70: 110-117.
  • Bibliography on Drosophila ananassae. B. N. Singh, 1991.
    Drosophila Information Service 70: 205-211.
  • The Bibliography of Theoretical Population Genetics. J. Felsenstein, 1988.
    Dowden, Hutchinson and Ross Publications, Inc.
  • Bibliography: longevity, ageing and parental age effects in Drosophila (1907-86).
    M. Hani Soliman, Frédéric A. Lints, Cécile V. Lints and Pol Bullens. Pages 241-293.
    In: Drosophila as a Model System for Ageing Studies. F.A. Lints and M.H. Soliman (Eds.), 1988.
    Blackie Publications. Glasgow, Scotland.
  • End of Chapter references from Drosophila: A laboratory handbook and Drosophila: A laboratory manual. Michael Ashburner, 1989. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.
  • A bibliography on Drosophila compiled and provided by Dr. G. Baechli (University of Zurich).
    January 1993 with regular subsequent updates.
  • References from Drosophila ananassae. Genetical and biological aspects. Y.N. Tobari (Editor). 1993.
    Japan Scientific Societies Press and Karger, Tokyo and Basel.
  • References from the Environmental Mutagen Information Center (EMIC) database.
  • MEDLINE (National Library of Medicine, Washington).
    Searched on the Text Word DROSOPHIL. Searched from 1966 to date.
  • BIOSIS records searched on the keyword DROSOPHIL from 1982 to 2008.
  • References from all Drosophila entries in the GenBank, NCBI, EMBL and DDBJ nucleic acid sequence databases and SWISS-PROT and PIR protein sequence databases.
  • References from John Merriam's Genevent database of molecular data.
  • Drosophila records from the Zoological Record, volume 115 (1978) to 2008.
  • Jeff Hall's bibliography on neurogenetics of Drosophila.
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  • Nucleic Acid Sequence Databases (GenBank/EMBL/DDBJ)
  • UniProtKB
  • InterPro
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Publications relevant to Drosophila from various journals and books.

hide Drosophila Conference Abstracts

The following abstracts were curated until 2008.

  • GSA Annual Drosophila Research Conference Abstracts
  • European Drosophila Research Conference Abstracts
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  • Information and observations provided by the Fly Community
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  • Proteomics data
    • Center for Model Organism Proteomes --
      • (SystemsX and Research Priority Project of the University of Zurich, Switzerland)
  • Microarrays (Oligos, cDNAs)
    • Affymetrix, Santa Clara, CA (Affy v1, Affy v2)
    • Drosophila Genomics Resource Center, Bloomington, IN (DGRC-1, DGRC-2)
  • Tiling BACs
    • Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project
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hide Stock Lists Submitted to FlyBase
  • Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center
  • Drosophila Genetic Resource Center
  • UC San Diego Drosophila Species Stock Center
  • Exelixis Drosophila Stock Collection at Harvard Medical School
  • Nusslein-Volhard laboratory
  • Garcia-Bellido laboratory
  • Carpenter laboratory
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The original 1992 data set was compiled from the five sources listed. The data set is now user maintained via addition and correction forms.

  • An e-mail address list compiled and maintained by Dr. John Haynie (1992)
  • Records of the Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center (1992)
  • The distribution list of Drosophila Information Newsletter (1992)
  • A subset of the Genetics Society of America's mailing and membership list (1992)
  • The mailing list for the European Drosophila Research Conference (1992)