Learning about flies:

Best methods for culturing Drosophila

Drosophila Cultures Maintenance Video

Drosophila genetics:


Genetics on the Fly: A Primer on the Drosophila Model System

How to design genetic screens in Drosophila

Online Drosophila Databases:

FlyBase (A database for Drosophila genes and Genomes):  A repository of a large amount of information about the Drosophila genes, associated allele, stocks, publications, expressions, phenotypes and much more.

BDGP (Berkeley Drosophila genome project): Repository of sequences, methods, transcriptomes, mutants and much more

Drosophila CRISPR: Tools for gRNA design, protocols and other resources

DKFZ Drosophila Genome Engineering



Drosophila Stock Centres and other resources:

Bloomington Drosophila Stock Centre

Vienna Drosophila Resource Centre

Drosophila Genetics and Genomics Centre(formerly DGRC)

National Institute of Genetics(NIG-FLY), Japan


Drosophila Protein interaction Map(DPiM-A resource of FLAG-HA tagged ORFs)

TransgeneOme( A resource for GFP tagged fosmids)