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ready Gene Disruption Project Database

Abbreviation:GDP Database

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The GDP Database provides a public resource of gene disruptions of Drosophila genes using a single transposable element.


Countries that developed this resource United States

Created in 2003


How to cite this record GDP Database; Gene Disruption Project Database ; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:16 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 25 2021 5:17 a.m.

Record updated: Dec. 6, 2016, 3:36 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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The BDGP gene disruption project: single transposon insertions associated with 40% of Drosophila genes.

Bellen HJ., Levis RW., Liao G., He Y., Carlson JW., Tsang G., Evans-Holm M., Hiesinger PR., Schulze KL., Rubin GM., Hoskins RA., Spradling AC.,
Genetics 2004

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The Drosophila gene disruption project: progress using transposons with distinctive site specificities.

Bellen HJ,Levis RW,He Y,Carlson JW,Evans-Holm M,Bae E,Kim J,Metaxakis A,Savakis C,Schulze KL,Hoskins RA,Spradling AC
Genetics 2011

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MiMIC: a highly versatile transposon insertion resource for engineering Drosophila melanogaster genes.

Venken KJ,Schulze KL,Haelterman NA,Pan H,He Y,Evans-Holm M,Carlson JW,Levis RW,Spradling AC,Hoskins RA,Bellen HJ
Nat Methods 2011

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A library of MiMICs allows tagging of genes and reversible, spatial and temporal knockdown of proteins in Drosophila.

Nagarkar-Jaiswal S,Lee PT,Campbell ME,Chen K,Anguiano-Zarate S,Gutierrez MC,Busby T,Lin WW,He Y,Schulze KL,Booth BW,Evans-Holm M,Venken KJ,Levis RW,Spradling AC,Hoskins RA,Bellen HJ
Elife 2015

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A genetic toolkit for tagging intronic MiMIC containing genes.

Nagarkar-Jaiswal S,DeLuca SZ,Lee PT,Lin WW,Pan H,Zuo Z,Lv J,Spradling AC,Bellen HJ
Elife 2015

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  • 2R01 GM067858 (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

  • GM067858 (National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), Bethesda, MD, USA)