August 14, 2019: Congratulations to Ysabel David for winning the Best Overall Poster for the 2019 Biotech Partners Internship Program!

October 5, 2017: Drosophila gut microbe sequences:

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!

June 2014 The modENCODE Consortium. We have published a series of papers on functional annotation of the D. melanogaster genome. See our contributions here.

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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.