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Wolbachia

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wolbachia

These bacteria can infect many different types of organs, but are most notable for the infections of the ...

How many species are infected with Wolbachia? – a statistical ...

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Feb 29, 2008 ... Wolbachia are intracellular bacteria found in many species of arthropods ... may play a role in host speciation and have potential applications in ...

How Diverse Is the Genus Wolbachia? Multiple-Gene Sequencing ...

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This led to the discovery of new Wolbachia strains and new host species. ... Much is still unknown about the origin and spread of Wolbachia, which host taxa ...

How Many Wolbachia Supergroups Exist?

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Species names are those of the hosts. Names in bold indicate Wolbachia from taxa which have not yet been classified into supergroups on the basis of ftsZ ...

Meet Wolbachia: the male-killing, gender-bending, gonad-eating ...

arstechnica.com/science/2011/10/meet-wolbachia-the-male-killing-gender-bending-gonad-chomping-bacteria/

Oct 24, 2011 ... Different strains of the bacteria Wolbachia can take over the reproductive … ... is that the organisms can infect an extraordinarily large range of hosts, ... Parthenogenesis: In many species of insects, males only have one set of ...

Still a Host of Hosts for Wolbachia: Analysis of Recent Data ...

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0038544

Jun 7, 2012 ... Hilgenboecker K, Hammerstein P, Schlattmann P, Telschow A, Werren JH (2008) How many species are infected with Wolbachia?

Wolbachia pipientis - Details - Encyclopedia of Life

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Reproductive parasitism enhances the spread of Wolbachia through host .... Wolbachia have also been identified in many species of filarial nematodes (a type of ...

Wolbachia:: master manipulators of invertebrate biology : Article ...

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To better understand the nature of microbial symbioses with eukaryotic hosts, it is ... The type species for the Wolbachia genus is Wolbachia pipientis, which was ... This pattern is also found with many other vertically inherited endosymbionts, ...

Wolbachia Resources - SERC

serc.carleton.edu/microbelife/topics/wolbachia/resources.html

How Many Wolbachia Supergroups Exist? ... discovered a copy of the genome of the bacterial parasite Wolbachia residing inside the genome of its host species.

How Many Species Are Infected with Wolbachia? Cryptic Sex ... - JStor

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Inherited bacterial symbionts from the genus Wolbachia have attracted much attention by virtue of ... of females from a number of host species for Wolbachia. We.

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WerrenLab-WolbachiaBiology - University of Rochester

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The kinds of microorganisms involved range from viruses to bacteria, fungi and ... The reproductive manipulation of hosts by Wolbachia include 1) feminization of ...

WerrenLab-WolbachiaResearch - University of Rochester

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Our research on Wolbachia spans many different areas from genome ... of Wolbachia biology is its ability to move within and between host species, which ...

The Role of Wolbachia in Host Evolution: Can it Drive Speciation?

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organisms divide a host species into two (Bordenstein, 2003). The idea of ..... of the host. Many scientists interpreted Wolbachia as a being a type of selfish.