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Research Article

Successive Increases in the Resistance of Drosophila to Viral Infection through a Transposon Insertion Followed by a Duplication

  • Michael M. Magwire mail,

    mmmagwir@ncsu.edu

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

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  • Florian Bayer,

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

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  • Claire L. Webster,

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

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  • Chuan Cao,

    Affiliation: Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 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 20, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002337

About the Authors

Michael M. Magwire, Florian Bayer, Chuan Cao, Francis M. Jiggins
Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Claire L. Webster
Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: mmmagwir@ncsu.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MMM FMJ. Performed the experiments: MMM FB CLW CC. Analyzed the data: MMM FMJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FMJ. Wrote the paper: MMM FMJ.