Jun 29, 2017
Why do females outlive males? For fruit flies, the answer can be found in the expression of an important metabolism gene.
Jun 16, 2016
Pioneering geneticist Trudy Mackay's work with fruit flies is influencing scientists around the world and leading to important discoveries.
Aug 13, 2015
When fruit flies are attacked by parasites or bacteria they respond by producing offspring with greater genetic variability, says an NC State biologist.