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"Drosophila" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A genus of small, two-winged flies containing approximately 900 described species. These organisms are the most extensively studied of all genera from the standpoint of genetics and cytology.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Drosophila" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Drosophila" was a major or minor topic of these publication.