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Additional Nasonia Links

Nasonia

Nasonia Web-Site Maintained by Bethia King
http://www.bios.niu.edu/bking/nasonia.htm

Nasonia as a model for sex ratio dynamics website
http://www.bio.uu.nl/~genbee/groepn6.html

Student designed website on Nasonia and selfish dna
http://student.biology.arizona.edu/honors98/group15/credits.htm

Sex determination in hymenoptera website
http://www.sccs.swarthmore.edu/users/99/
mahowald/hymenoptera.html

Interactive Fly Site with Info on Nasonia Development
http://sdb.bio.purdue.edu/fly/torstoll/torso1.htm

Wolbachia & Speciation (in Nasonia):

http://www.nature.com/nature/links/010208/010208-7.html

http://unisci.com/stories/20011/0208011.htm

http://www.cosmiverse.com/science02080102.html

http://www.sciencenews.org/20010210/fob4.asp
http://www.sciencenews.org/sn_arch/11_16_96/bob1.htm

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. http://darwin.ugr.es/bpo/papers/2001-Evolution.pdf

Hurst, G.D.D. and J.H. Werren. 2001. The role of selfish genetic elements in eukaryotic evolution. Nature Reviews 2:597-606. http://www.biosci.utexas.edu/IB/faculty/
mueller/384K/eukaryotic_evol.pdf


Werren, J.H., 1997. Wolbachia run amok. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 94:11154-11155. http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/tocrender.fcgi?iid=580

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. http://www.molbiolevol.org/cgi/content/abstract/14/1/69

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.
http://link.springer.de/link/service/journals/
00412/bibs/7106004/71060243.htm

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/htbin-post/Entrez/query?uid=9254726&form=6&db=m&Dopt=b

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. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/htbin-post/Entrez/query?uid=10079285&form=6&db=m&Dopt=b
http://link.springer.de/link/service/journals/00239/bibs/48n4p469.html

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