Genetic Alteration of Flies

A study of genetics by breeding and designing flies.


For almost two months, Taylar, Cassi, Emily, and I have been working with flies and studying genetics by designing their next-of-kin according to punnet squares, their breed, and our goal of a specific kind of hybrid fly.

We started with vestigial flies and wild flies. Wild flies have red eyes, and vestigial winged flies are flies with small or wrinkled wings