October 5, 2017: Drosophila gut microbe sequences Wan KH, Yu C, Park S, Hammonds AS, Booth BW, Celniker SE. Genome Announc. 2017 Oct Vol. 5, issues 40-41. Lactobacillus plantarum Oregon-R modENCODE Strain BDGP2; Enterococcus durans Oregon-R modENCODE strain BDGP3; Bacillus kochii Oregon-R modENCODE strain BDGP4.
October 2, 2017: 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Congratulations to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young for winning this year's Nobel Prize!
August 12, 2015: Lessons from modENCODE. Brown JB, Celniker SE. Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet. 2015 Jun 26.
July 28, 2014: RELEASE 6 of the D. melanogaster genome sequence has been released!
February 1, 2010: We have redesigned the embryonic expression patterns website and are in the process of loading the Release 3 collection with data for ~7500 genes. While we are still testing and improving the new site, the original site will remain available. See FAQ for details on the changes.
Metamorphosis: The Artistic Impressions of Pamela Lewis
The Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project (BDGP) is a consortium of the Drosophila Genome Center funded by the National Human Genome Research Institute and the National Institute of General Medical Sciences through its support of work in the Susan Celniker, J. Ben Brown, Erwin Frise and Gary Karpen laboratories.