Drosophila melanogaster

Drosophila melanogaster(the so-called fruit fly) has been a popular model organism in scientific research for over a century, especially in genetics and developmental biology. Nowadays, it has become a useful model to study the transmission of diseases by insect vectors and to investigate the effects of insecticides on insects metabolism.


D. mel. whole brain section — anti-Tdc2 antibody staining

Anti-Tdc2 immunohistochemistry staining of Drosophila melanogaster whole brain paraffin section.
Antibody pab0822-P – dilution 1/200.
(Generous gift from U. Pech)