Browsing Drake Theses and Dissertations by Subject "Genetic regulation"
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The Effect of Spermidine on the Rate of Sex-Linked Recessive Lethals Caused by X-Ray in Drosophila Melanogaster (Drake University, 1984-05)The problem. Spermidine is a polyamine naturally occurring in many organisms including "Drosophila melanogaster". It has been shown to decrease the heat denaturation of DNA by binding to the DNA double helix. The agent ...