Wolbachia Influences the Maternal Transmission of the gypsy Endogenous Retrovirus in Drosophila melanogaster

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Touret, Franck; Guiguen, François; Terzian, Christophe;
(2014)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Journal: mBio,volume 5,issue 5 (eissn: 2150-7511)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4173782, doi: 10.1128/mBio.01529-14
  • Subject: protéine de liaison | Research Article | Virus Replication | drosophila melanogaster | facteur de transcription | Drosophila Proteins/genetics/metabolism | Transcription Factors/genetics/metabolism | Microbiology and Parasitology | Viral Envelope Proteins/genetics/*metabolism | DNA-Binding Proteins/genetics/metabolism | Animals | Female | Endogenous Retroviruses/*physiology | Oocytes/microbiology/virology | Retroelements | Drosophila melanogaster/genetics/*microbiology/*virology | adn | Symbiosis | Wolbachia/*physiology | [SDV]Life Sciences [q-bio] | Microbiologie et Parasitologie | Male
    mesheuropmc: bacteria | biochemical phenomena, metabolism, and nutrition | reproductive and urinary physiology | parasitic diseases

UNLABELLED: The endosymbiotic bacteria of the genus Wolbachia are present in most insects and are maternally transmitted through the germline. Moreover, these intracellular bacteria exert antiviral activity against insect RNA viruses, as in Drosophila melanogaster, whic... View more
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