A Gene in Drosophila That Produces a New Chromosomal Banding Pattern

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Science  21 Sep 1962:
Vol. 137, Issue 3534, pp. 993-994
DOI: 10.1126/science.137.3534.993-a


A change in the banding pattern of the distal end of the third chromosome in Drosophila pseudoobscura has been found. It appears to be produced by homozygosis for a recessive gene, which is called "salivary" (sal) in this report.