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Additional Nasonia Links


Nasonia Web-Site Maintained by Bethia King

Nasonia as a model for sex ratio dynamics website

Student designed website on Nasonia and selfish dna

Sex determination in hymenoptera website

Interactive Fly Site with Info on Nasonia Development

Wolbachia & Speciation (in Nasonia):

Some Papers Available On-line (Full or Abstracts)

Perfectti, F. and J.H. Werren. 2001. The interspecific origin of B chromosomes: experimental evidence. Evolution 55: 1069-1073.

Hurst, G.D.D. and J.H. Werren. 2001. The role of selfish genetic elements in eukaryotic evolution. Nature Reviews 2:597-606.

Werren, J.H., 1997. Wolbachia run amok. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 94:11154-11155.

McAllister, B.F. and J.H. Werren 1997. Phylogenetic analysis of a retrotransposon with implications for strong evolutionary constraints on reverse transcriptase. Mol. Biol. & Evol. 14:69-80.

McAllister, B.F. and J.H. Werren. 1997. Hybrid origin of a B chromosome (PSR) in the parasitic wasp Nasonia vitripennis. Chromosoma 106:243-253.

McAllister, B.F. and J.H. Werren 1999. Evolution of tandemly repeated sequences: What happens at the end of an array? J. Mol. Evol. 48:469-481.

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