Patterns of Alkaline Phosphatase in Developing Drosophila

Science  28 Jan 1966:
Vol. 151, Issue 3709, pp. 461-463
DOI: 10.1126/science.151.3709.461


Electrophoretic study of alkaline phosphatase in developing Drosophila shows that different stages are characterized by the appearance and disappearance of organ-specific enzyme bands. A new electrophoretic variant, from adult hindgut, is controlled by the second chromosome locus Aph-2.