In Japan, triethylamine is widely used for an anesthetic of Drosophila
instead of ether. It is particularly suitable for use in the class
room because of its prolonged effect.
Reference: Fuyama, Y. (1977) "Triethylamine: an anesthetic for
Drosophila with prolonged effect." DIS 52: 173.
$B(JYoshiaki FUYAMA :$B(JDept. of Biology, Tokyo Metropolitan Univ.
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