Journal article

In vivo functional analysis of the Drosophila melanogaster nicotinic acetylcholine receptor D alpha 6 using the insecticide spinosad

Jason Somers, Joseph Nguyen, Chris Lumb, Phil Batterham, Trent Perry

Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2015


Awarded by Australian Research Council Discovery Grant

Funding Acknowledgements

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 and the Australian Drosophila Biomedical Research Support Facility for handling quarantine and importing flies. Robert T Good for assistance designing CRISPR target. They would also like to acknowledge sources of funding for the project, Australian Research Council Discovery Grant (DP120100788 - PB), Australian Wool Innovation Research Fellowship (TP), J.N. Peters Bequest Fellowship (TP), Australian Postgraduate Award (JS) and Dowd Foundation Scholarship (JS).