7 thoughts on “D77 – Immink

  1. Do all larvae take 10 days do complete their lifecycle or does it varies within the range on 10 days?

    1. It absolutely varies! 10 days is an average, and a pretty good estimate given that the life cycle of Drosophila is pretty short anyway, but just like with all organisms there is going to be individual variation.

  2. What research lead to you choosing to experiment with the venom as a chemotherapeutic in the first place?

  3. What research led to you choosing to experiment with the venom as a chemotherapeutic in the first place?

  4. What research led to you choosing to experiment with the venom as a chemotherapeutic in the first place?

    1. This venom has protein components that looked promising in disrupting tumor growth and function such as phospholipases, 5′-nucleosides, proteases, and hematoxic proteins as well.

    2. This venom had protein components that looked promising for disrupting tumor growth and function such as phospholipases, 5′-nucleosides, proteases, and hematoxic proteins as well.

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