Monthly Archives: May 2022

Publication on Additional SWD Male-Only Lines

Aki generated additional Drosophila suzukii FL19 strains by crossing the original line to a piggyBac jumpstarter strain. The new lines were evaluated for dominant female lethality, productivity and male competition. The paper was published in a collection on Genetic Control … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Position on genes that impact blow fly behavior

Blow flies are an ideal system for studying the evolution of the parasitic habit. We are currently recruiting a postdoctoral fellow to use CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing to assess the importance of selected genes in oviposition behavior, larval diet preference and … Continue reading

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