Dan Tracey launches Caribbean “treasure hunt” during sabbatical to understand evolutionary changes in Drosophila.
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Banner photo: Fluorescence micrograph of Agrobacterium tumefaciens, a plant pathogenic bacterial species, on the root surface of the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana (mouse-ear cress). Each of the rod-shaped cells is about 2 microns in length. The plant root autofluoresces, but the bacteria are expressing green fluorescent protein (GFP) originally from jellyfish. Photo by Thomas Danhorn, Fuqua Lab, ca. 2004