The cytology of the irradiated ovary of Drosophila melanogaster

A cytological study was made of the ovaries of 12-day-old Drosophila melanogaster given 4000 r Co^6^0 gamma rays shortly after emergence. Many severely damaged oocytes underwent pycnotic degeneration. The number of developing eggs was reduced to 85 per cent the control value. Many of the surviving o...

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Published in:Experimental Cell Research, Vol. 13, No. 3 (1957), p. 545-552
Other Involved Persons: King, R.C.
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:0014-4827
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright (c) 2005 Elsevier (USA)
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