Journal article

Rapid Global Spread of wRi-like Wolbachia across Multiple Drosophila

Michael Turelli, Brandon S Cooper, Kelly M Richardson, Paul S Ginsberg, Brooke Peckenpaugh, Chenling X Antelope, Kevin J Kim, Michael R May, Antoine Abrieux, Derek A Wilson, Michael J Bronski, Brian R Moore, Jian-Jun Gao, Michael B Eisen, Joanna C Chiu, William R Conner, Ary A Hoffmann

Current Biology | CELL PRESS | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


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Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Huong Nguyen, On Yeung Li, Jasmine Osei-Enin, and Kelsey Ortega for help with laboratory experiments; David Begun, Charles Langley, Kristian Stevens, and Li Zhao for help with bioinformatics; and three reviewers for constructive comments. Our work was supported by NIH grants R01GM104325 (M.T., A.A.H.), R35GM124701 (B.S.C.), and S10RR029668 and S10RR027303 (Vincent J. Coates Genomics Sequencing Laboratory at UC Berkeley); a program grant, 1037003, and fellowship, 1118640, from NHMRC (A.A.H.); an investigator award from HHMI (M.B.E.); USDA SCRI grant 63513 (J.C.C.); and NSFC grant 31572238 (J.-J.G.).