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Stem Cells International
Volume 2012, Article ID 486169, 10 pages
Review Article

Neural Stem Cells in Drosophila: Molecular Genetic Mechanisms Underlying Normal Neural Proliferation and Abnormal Brain Tumor Formation

Biozentrum, University of Basel, 4056 Basel, Switzerland

Received 23 November 2011; Accepted 31 March 2012

Academic Editor: Mark LaBarge

Copyright © 2012 Nidhi Saini and Heinrich Reichert. 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.

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