A member of the notch group of interacting loci, deltex encodes a cytoplasmic basic protein

Busseau, Isabelle; Diederich, Robert J.
February 1994
Genetics;Feb94, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p585
Academic Journal
Studies the functional relationship between the product of the deltex gene and those of three of the so-called neurogenic loci, Notch, Delta and mastermind in Drosophila melanogaster. Molecular cloning of the deltex locus; Transcriptional activity of the 6A region; Encoding of a basic protein rich in glutamine, histidine and serine residues.


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