Technical resources

Various

  • Developmental Studies Hybridoma Bank - Antibodies against Drosophila antigens (and not only)
  • The Interactive Fly - A cyberspace guide to Drosophila development and metazoan evolution
  • Fiji - Supercharged distribution of ImageJ (Fiji Is Just ImageJ) with lots of plugins geared towards Drosophila research.

Transgenesis and genomic libraries

  • FlyFos - Transgenesis ready fosmid libraries for D. melanogaster and D. pseudoobscura. Check also the The Fly2K Project for the "to each gene its transgenic fosmid" project!
  • P[acman] Resources - BAC transgenesis for your gene of choice
  • Stock Deletions Batch Search - Drosophila Stock Deficiencies Search
  • Transcription factor Entry Clone Library - Library of fully sequence-verified transcription factor clones in gateway Entry format. Note that Addgene is a non-for-profit organization.
  • FlyTF - A transcription factor database for D. melanogaster.
  • FlyChip - A genomics service facility with a strong focus on Drosophila.
  • FlyORF - The Zurich ORFeome Project is dedicated to the generation and distribution of well-characterized transgenic Drosophila melanogaster UAS-ORF lines.

GAL4

  • FlyLight - Janelia Farm enhancer/GAL4 line pattern database (embryo, adult brain & imaginal disc images)
  • ViennaTiles - IMP enhancer/GAL4 library

RNAi

  • E-RNAi Webservice - A web service to design and/or evaluate dsRNA constructs suitable for RNAi experiments in invertebrate Drosophila and C. elegans
  • VDRC - Vienna RNAi Library
  • NIG-Fly - Japanese RNAi Library

People

  • FlyTree - The Academic Genealogy of Drosophila Genetics

Drosophila related videos and pics (teaching resources)

Courses and Workshops

  • Drosophila Neurobiology: Genes, Circuits & Behavior July 2 - 19, 2012, deadline March 15, 2012 [link]
  • Drosophila Genetics and Genomics August 12 - 20, 2012, registration deadline May 18, 2012 [link]

Recent and upcoming Drosophila meetings

  • 22nd European Drosophila Research Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, September 21 – 24, 2011 [link]
  • 6th International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, Netherlands, October 2 – 5, 2011 [link]
  • 25th Annual French Drosophila Conference, Lyon, France, October 17 – 20, 2011 [link]
  • VII Symposium on Ecology, Genetics and Evolution of Drosophila, Goeldi Museum, Belem, PA, Brazil, November 8 – 11, 2011 [link]
  • 14th Biennial Neurobiology of Drosophila, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, October 3 – 7, 2011 [link]
  • 25th Annual French Drosophila Conference, Lyon, France, October 17 – 20, 2011 [link]
  • 2011 Midwest Drosophila Conference, Allerton, IL, November 4 – 5, 2011 [link]
  • 53rd Annual Drosophila Research Conference, Chicago, IL, March 7 – 11, 2012
  • 3rd International Conference "Drosophila in Experimental Genetics and Biology", Kyiv, Ukraine, May 11 – 16, 2012 [link]
  • 18th Crete Conference on the Molecular and Developmental Biology of Drosophila, Kolymbari, Crete, Greece, June 24 – 30, 2012 [link]
  • XIV Drosophila Neurobiology Conference, Padua, Italy, September 3 – 7, 2012 [link]
  • 54th Annual Drosophila Research Conference, Washington, DC, April 3 – 7, 2013
  • 19th Crete Conference on the Molecular and Developmental Biology of Drosophila, Kolymbari, Crete, Greece, June 22 – 28, 2014

JEDI Stuff

Badges and fonts.