Browsing Drake Theses and Dissertations by Subject "Drosophila Melanogaster"
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The Effects of Dimethyl Sulfoxide on the Mutagenic Action of Ethyl Methanesulfonate in Drosophila Melanogaster (Drake University, 1973-09)The problem. Ethyl methanesulfonate (EMS) is a potent alkylating agent, capable of inducing mutations in Drosophila at frequencies as great as 70%. EMS is often referred to as a radiomimetic substance because of the ...