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Immune defense and host life history

The American Naturalist

Aug 19, 2008

Marlene Zuk, Andrew M Stoehr

Abstract

Recent interest has focused on immune response in an evolutionary context, with particular attention to disease resistance as a life-history trait, subject to trade-offs against other traits such as reproductive effort. Immune defense has several characteristics that complicate this app...read more

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Immune Response
Immune System Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Organism
Disease Resistance
Autoimmunity
Invertebrates
EAF2 gene
2
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Immune defense and host life history

The American Naturalist

Aug 19, 2008

Marlene Zuk, Andrew M Stoehr

PMID: 18707455

DOI: 10.1086/342131

Abstract

Recent interest has focused on immune response in an evolutionary context, with particular attention to disease resistance as a life-history trait, subject to trade-offs against other traits such as reproductive effort. Immune defense has several characteristics that complicate this app...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Immune Response
Immune System Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Organism
Disease Resistance
Autoimmunity
Invertebrates
EAF2 gene
2
Paper Details
References
  • References33
  • Citations236
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  • References33
  • Citations236
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