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Research Article

Odorant-Binding Proteins OBP57d and OBP57e Affect Taste Perception and Host-Plant Preference in Drosophila sechellia

  • Takashi Matsuo mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: mts@comp.metro-u.ac.jp

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan

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  • Shigeru Sugaya,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan

    ¤ Current address: School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba-shi, Chiba, Japan

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  • Jyunichiro Yasukawa,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan

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  • Toshiro Aigaki,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan

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  • Yoshiaki Fuyama

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan

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  • Published: April 24, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0050118

About the Authors

Takashi Matsuo, Shigeru Sugaya, Jyunichiro Yasukawa, Toshiro Aigaki, Yoshiaki Fuyama
Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan

Corresponding Author

Email: mts@comp.metro-u.ac.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

TM and YF conceived and designed the experiments. TM, SS, and JY performed the experiments and analyzed the data. TA contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. TM wrote the paper.