Parasite evolution

Parasite evolution involves the heritable genetic changes that a parasite accumulates during its life time. Discover the latest research on parasite evolution here.

January 15, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

Strong selective pressure by parasitoids mitigates the costs of consuming chemically defended plants

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
Deidra J. Jacobsen
December 17, 2020

Theory, hormones and life history stages: an introduction to the symposium epigenetic variation in endocrine systems

Integrative and Comparative Biology
Tyler J StevensonLynn B Martin
December 15, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Immune selection suppresses the emergence of drug resistance in malaria parasites but facilitates its spread

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
Alexander O B WhitlockN. Mideo
January 17, 2021
Open Access

Parasite Presence Induces Gene Expression Changes in an Ant Host Related to Immunity and Longevity

Genes
Marah StoldtSusanne Foitzik
December 11, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Allelic diversity of the PRDM9 coding minisatellite in minke whales

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
Linda Odenthal-HesseW. Amos
January 8, 2021
Open Access

Large-Scale Monitoring of Resistance to Coumaphos, Amitraz, and Pyrethroids in Varroa destructor.

Insects
Carmen Sara Hernández-RodríguezJoel González-Cabrera
December 15, 2020
Open Access

Is there any intron sliding in mammals?

BMC Evolutionary Biology
Irina V PoverennayaSergey A Spirin
December 29, 2020
Open Access

Physiological and genetic convergence supports hypoxia resistance in high-altitude songbirds.

PLoS Genetics
Ying XiongFumin Lei
December 29, 2020
Review
Open Access

Activation of Melanocortin Receptors as a Potential Strategy to Reduce Local and Systemic Reactions Induced by Respiratory Viruses

Frontiers in Endocrinology
Caterina LonatiAnna Catania
January 19, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

The impact of antigenic escape on the evolution of virulence

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
A. SasakiMIchael boots
January 6, 2021
Open Access

Long first exons and epigenetic marks distinguish conserved pachytene piRNA clusters from other mammalian genes

Nature Communications
Tianxiong YuZhiping Weng
January 4, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

Diversification dynamics of hypermetamorphic blister beetles (Meloidae): Are homoplastic host shifts and phoresy key factors of a rushing forward strategy to escape extinction?

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
Estefany Karen Lopez-EstradaM. Garcia-Paris

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