Quantitative Trait Loci Affecting Phenotypic Plasticity and the Allometric Relationship of Ovariole Number and Thorax Length in Drosophila melanogaster by ProQuest

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DOI: 10.1534/genetics.108.088906



  Quantitative Trait Loci Affecting Phenotypic Plasticity and the Allometric
          Relationship of Ovariole Number and Thorax Length in
                           Drosophila melanogaster

                Alan O. Bergland,*,1 Anne Genissel,† Sergey V. Nuzhdin†,2 and Marc Tatar*
      *Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912 and †Section of Evolution
                                    and Ecology, University of California, Davis, California 95616
                                                        Manuscript received March 5, 2008
                                                      Accepted for publication June 21, 2008


                                                              ABSTRACT
               Environmental factors during juvenile growth such as temperature and nutrition have major effects on
             adul
								
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