SL Forsburg wrote:
>> Denise Signorelli wrote:
> > My chosen line of research is
> > Drosophila and in general mammalian geneticists and even in vitro
> > biochemists don't have much respect for the lowly fly.
>> Yeah, try working on yeast. Most people don't even think it's a
> eukaryote! :-(
I can "one-up" that: try working on higher plants (like Arabidopsis).
Most people don't even think they're alive!
My 2 electrons.
Brian W. Tague
Department of Biology
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem NC 27109
taguebw at wfu.edu