Toward a complete Drosophila deficiency kit
1 Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EH, UK
2 Cambridge Systems Biology Centre, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EH, UK
Genome Biology 2012, 13:149 doi:10.1186/gb-2012-13-3-149Published: 23 March 2012
Targeted chromosome engineering has facilitated the development of new deletions that now cover virtually the entire genome of Drosophila, providing greater precision and resolution.