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  • Drosophila testicular niche and germline stem cells
  • Drosophila testis niche
  • Centrosomes in Drosophila testis germline stem cells
  • Drosophila ovarian niche
  • A GSC with MT-nanotubes


Our Research

We use fruit fly gonads to understand;

1) how genes are regulated when cells change their fate

2) how stem cells maintain healthy tissues

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