Jeremy C Brownlie
Affiliation: University of Queensland
- Diversifying selection and host adaptation in two endosymbiont genomesJeremy C Brownlie
School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
BMC Evol Biol 7:68. 2007..The goal of the study was to identify likely molecular mechanisms of the symbiosis and to understand the nature of the diverse association across different hosts...
- CemaT1 is an active transposon within the Caenorhabditis elegans genomeJ C Brownlie
Division of Entomology, CSIRO GPO Box 1700, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
Gene 338:55-64. 2004..elegans genome...
- The Caenorhabditis briggsae genome contains active CbmaT1 and Tcb1 transposonsJ C Brownlie
CSIRO Division of Entomology, GPO Box 1700, Canberra, ACT, 2601, Australia
Mol Genet Genomics 273:92-101. 2005..The HK105 strain also exhibited a high frequency of spontaneous induction of unc-22 mutants, suggesting that it may be a mutator strain of C. briggsae...
- Identification of novel non-autonomous CemaT transposable elements and evidence of their mobility within the C. elegans genomeJ C Brownlie
CSIRO Division of Entomology, GPO Box 1700, 2601 Canberra, Australia
Genetica 125:243-51. 2005..The influence of non-autonomous element mobility and structural diversity on genome variation is discussed...
- Wolbachia-mediated antibacterial protection and immune gene regulation in DrosophilaZhee Sheen Wong
School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
PLoS ONE 6:e25430. 2011....
- Wolbachia genomes: insights into an intracellular lifestyleJeremy C Brownlie
School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Curr Biol 15:R507-9. 2005..These data along with the previously published Wolbachia genome from Drosophila melanogaster provide new insights into how this endosymbiont has managed to become so successful...
- Wolbachia and virus protection in insectsLauren M Hedges
School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia
Science 322:702. 2008..The antiviral protection associated with Wolbachia infection might be exploited in future strategies to reduce transmission of pathogens by insects...
- Draft genome sequence of the male-killing Wolbachia strain wBol1 reveals recent horizontal gene transfers from diverse sourcesAnne Duplouy
School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, 4072, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
BMC Genomics 14:20. 2013....
- Symbiont-mediated protection in insect hostsJeremy C Brownlie
School of Biomolecular and Physical Sciences, Griffith University, Brisbane, 4111, Australia
Trends Microbiol 17:348-54. 2009..We discuss the implications that protection has for the ecology and evolution of host, symbiont and pathogen and describe what is known about the molecular mechanisms that underpin symbiont protection...
- Phylogenomics of the reproductive parasite Wolbachia pipientis wMel: a streamlined genome overrun by mobile genetic elementsMartin Wu
The Institute for Genomic Research, Rockville, Maryland, USA
PLoS Biol 2:E69. 2004..With the availability of the complete genomes of both species and excellent genetic tools for the host, the wMel-D. melanogaster symbiosis is now an ideal system for studying the biology and evolution of Wolbachia infections...