Faculty & Research
International Research Resource Centers at Indiana University
IU Bloomington is the home of three resource centers used by Drosophila researchers everywhere. Each center has a staff of scientists specializing in an important aspect of Drosophila research. Consequently, IU Bloomington has a depth of expertise in fly genetics matched by few other institutions. Researchers at IU Bloomington have ready access to these resources.
- Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center—A living stock collection with over 48,000 genetically defined strains of D. melanogaster.
- Drosophila Genomics Resource Center—An extensive collection of DNA clones and Drosophila cell lines, and producer of microarrays.
- FlyBase—An informatics resource that provides genetic and genomic information on the Drosophilidae.