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Research Article

Quantifying Adaptive Evolution in the Drosophila Immune System

  • Darren J. Obbard mail,

    darren.obbard@ed.ac.uk

    Affiliation: Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • John J. Welch,

    Affiliation: Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Kang-Wook Kim,

    Affiliations: Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom

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  • Francis M. Jiggins

    Affiliation: Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Published: October 23, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000698

About the Authors

Darren J. Obbard, John J. Welch, Kang-Wook Kim
Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Kang-Wook Kim
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Francis M. Jiggins
Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: darren.obbard@ed.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DJO FMJ. Performed the experiments: DJO KWK FMJ. Analyzed the data: DJO JJW FMJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JJW FMJ. Wrote the paper: DJO JJW FMJ.