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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2009, Article ID 315423, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/315423
Research Article

Gene Expression Divergence and Evolutionary Analysis of the Drosomycin Gene Family in Drosophila melanogaster

1The Key Laboratory of Gene Engineering of Ministry of Education, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou 510275, China
2Department of Sericulture Science, College of Animal Science, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, China
3Biopharmaceutical Research and Development Center, Jinan University, Guangzhou 510632, China
4Department of Entomology, College of Natural Resource and Environment, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, China
5Key Sericultural Laboratory of Agriculture Ministry, College of Sericulture and Biotechnology, Southwest University, Chongqing 400716, China

Received 17 March 2009; Revised 6 June 2009; Accepted 7 August 2009

Academic Editor: Mouldy Sioud

Copyright © 2009 Xiao-Juan Deng et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Supplementary Figure 1 shows the percent survival of adult flies following injury and infection with the microorganisms used in this study.

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