S3E86 CUBE chatShaala:Exploring new ways of Learning

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Timing:5.30 pm to 9.30 pm

As we do it daily, CUBE ChatShaala will be starting at 5.30pm and as a continuation of it, from 8.30pm, there will be MangoMapping workshop

Webinar will be recorded and recording link will be post in the same thread after the webinar.

Looking forward to your participation.

02nd February 2021

What’s the context of trapping fruit flies and Culturing them in Home labs?

One of the objective is to observe the effect of temperature on the Life cycle of fruit flies as fruit flies are trapped by the Cubists from different places where variation in temperature is seen for example Temperature in Bottukavadu kerala and temperature in Moradabad UP in the month of January and February…

How TRSV medium has discovered?.TRSV Vs. CsBz strain of Drosophila melanogaster?. Would different media composition affect thr comparison of the standard flies and the cultures here?.
Another reasearch question that cubist is addressing in Fruit fly model system is how long does a fruit fly stores male sperm and lay eggs??.

Another question is there any rhythm in egg laying???.

Discussion went on and we had discussed all the steps which are listed below

  1. How to trap fruit flies?.
  2. How to isolate one gravid fruit fly from bait bottle??.
  3. We had also discussed the full plan and Design of an experiment…
    What’s the standard way to prepare TRSV CULTURE MEDIUM?.

Is it reproducible? Cubists who are working on fruit flies from different parts of country are able to reproduce it?.

315th day of CUBE ChatShaala: 2nd February 2021
39 CUBists from 35 Centres had joined the webinar

Nellore: Tejasree B

Sonari: Susanta Tanti

Dyal Singh College: Archisa Ganguly
AND College: Arunima Dey
Raj Yashwantrao Patil

Sucheta Naik

Kokar, Ranchi: Man Masih Beck
Kanke, Ranchi: Ram Deepak
Ranchi: Sweta Rani

Muvattupuzha: Abhijith Vinod
Kozhikode: Arunima
Thriprayar, Thrissur: Aswathy Suresh
Kandassankadavu: Lakshmy PJ
Palakkad: Neeraja Nair, Sukanya P
SN College, Nattika: Seethalakshmi CR
Thanniam, Thrissur: Sidhy PP
Alapad, Thrissur: Vishnupriya

South Bombay: Arunan MC
Nerul: Drishtant M Kawale
HBCSE, Mumbai: DP
Thane: Harsh Chindarkar
Worli, Mumbai: Isha Pawle, Prarthana
Mumbai: Neelam Bhattarai
Mulund, Mumbai: Priti Kanade
Dahanu, Palghar: Sachin Pradhan
Sion, Mumbai: Sagar Suresh Kawale
Bandra, Mumbai: Saida Sayyed
Kalyan: Shivam Kumar Sriwas
Chembur, Mumbai: Suheet Sonawane
Shivaji Nagar, Govandi: Tanveer Khan
Prabhadevi, Mumbai: Yash Sheregare

Kanpur: Hina Mudgal
Moradabad: Kiran Yadav

Kolkata: Batul Pipewala, Dr Mitu De, Sukriti Maity

Vatsal Arora