Genome analysis of a major urban malaria vector mosquito, Anopheles stephensi

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Jiang , Xiaofang; Peery , Ashley; Hall , A; Sharma , Atashi; Chen , Xiao-Guang; Waterhouse , Robert M; Komissarov , Aleksey; Riehl , Michelle M; Shouche , Yogesh; Sharakhova , Maria V; Lawson , Dan; Pakpour , Nazzy; Arensburger , Peter; Davidson , Victoria L M; Eiglmeier , Karin; Emrich , Scott; George , Phillip; Kennedy , Ryan C; Mane , Shrinivasrao P; Maslen , Gareth; Oringanje , Chioma; Qi , Yumin; Settlage , Robert; Tojo , Marta; Tubio , Jose M C; Unger , Maria F; Wang , Bo; Vernick , Kenneth D; Ribeiro , Jose M C; James , Anthony A; ... view all 35 authors
(2014)
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • Journal: Genome Biology,volume 15,issue 9 (issn: 1465-6906, eissn: 1465-6914)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4195908, doi: 10.1186/s13059-014-0459-2
  • Subject: Anopheles/genetics/metabolism | Insect Proteins/genetics/metabolism | Transcriptome | Polymorphism | [ SDV.BBM.GTP ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Biochemistry, Molecular Biology/Genomics [q-bio.GN] | [SDV.GEN]Life Sciences [q-bio]/Genetics | [ SDV.GEN ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Genetics | Research | Insect Vectors/genetics | [SDV.BBM.GTP]Life Sciences [q-bio]/Biochemistry, Molecular Biology/Genomics [q-bio.GN] | DNA | Insect | Molecular | Sequence Analysis | Animals | Cluster Analysis | Urban Population | Chromosomes | Evolution | Insect/genetics | Synteny | Malaria/transmission | Genome | Chromosome Mapping | Single Nucleotide | Phylogeny | Humans
    • ddc: ddc:576.5
    mesheuropmc: parasitic diseases

Background Anopheles stephensi is the key vector of malaria throughout the Indian subcontinent and Middle East and an emerging model for molecular and genetic studies of mosquito-parasite interactions. The type form of the species is responsible for the majority of urba... View more