Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Fushi tarazu gene

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Fushi tarazu gene

(Science: molecular biology) a gene found in the fruit Fly drosophila melanogaster. Normal fruit Fly embryos look like a series of stacked discs, which are called segments. Each segment eventually develops into specific adult fly structures (wings, antennae, legs, eyes, etc.) flies which have a mutant form of the ftz gene are missing every other segment.