Is Sexual Dimorphism in the Immune Response of Gryllodes sigillatus Related to the Quality of Diet?

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Galicia, Adolfo; Cueva del Castillo, Raúl; Contreras-Garduño, Jorge;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: ISRN Evolutionary Biology
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2014/329736
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Whereas some authors have proposed that sexual dimorphism in the immune response is fixed, others pose that it is dynamic and depends on diet. The aim of the present study was to explore the second hypothesis. Immunocompetence differences between females and males can b... View more
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