Expression of insect alpha 6-like nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in Drosophila melanogaster highlights a high level of conservation of the receptor:spinosyn interaction
Trent Perry, Jason Somers, Ying Ting Yang, Philip Batterham
INSECT BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2015
Awarded by Australian Research Council Discovery Grant
The authors would like to thank the providers of materials that were used in this study; J. Bishof and K. Basler for providing their pUASattB vector, Bloomington Stock centre for fly lines, the Australian Drosophila Biomedical Research Support Facility for handling quarantine and importing flies, Novartis Animal Health for M. domestica WHO/I sample, Queensland Department of Primary Industries for B.ovis samples and S.W. Baxter for the P. xylostella clone. They would also like to acknowledge sources of funding for the project, Australian Research Council Discovery Grant (DP120100788 - PB) and an Australian Wool Innovation Research Fellowship (TP) and J.N. Peters Bequest Fellowship (TP).