Julia Ferrari

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the effect of a facultative symbiont on host-plant use by pea aphids
    Julia Ferrari
    NERC Centre for Population Biology and Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, Berkshire, SL5 7PY, UK
    Oecologia 153:323-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Population differentiation and genetic variation in performance on eight hosts in the pea aphid complex
    Julia Ferrari
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Evolution 62:2508-24. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Unrelated facultative endosymbionts protect aphids against a fungal pathogen
    Piotr Łukasik
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK
    Ecol Lett 16:214-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Aphid protected from pathogen by endosymbiont
    Claire L Scarborough
    Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology, Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, Berks, SL5 7PY, UK
    Science 310:1781. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Population differentiation and genetic variation in host choice among pea aphids from eight host plant genera
    Julia Ferrari
    Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology, Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot SL5 7PY, United Kingdom
    Evolution 60:1574-84. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Horizontally transmitted symbionts and host colonization of ecological niches
    Lee M Henry
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK Electronic address
    Curr Biol 23:1713-7. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint The Thr715Pro polymorphism of the P-selectin gene is not associated with ischemic stroke risk
    Julia Ferrari
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Barmherzige Brueder, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 38:395-7. 2007
  8. pmc Genetic variation and covariation of susceptibility to parasitoids in the aphid Myzus persicae: no evidence for trade-offs
    Simone von Burg
    Institute of Zoology, University of Zurich, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Proc Biol Sci 275:1089-94. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the effect of a facultative symbiont on host-plant use by pea aphids
    Julia Ferrari
    NERC Centre for Population Biology and Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, Berkshire, SL5 7PY, UK
    Oecologia 153:323-9. 2007
    ..insecticola on pea aphid host use. We discuss how these results may explain the distribution and frequency of this symbiont across different aphid populations...
  2. doi request reprint Population differentiation and genetic variation in performance on eight hosts in the pea aphid complex
    Julia Ferrari
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Evolution 62:2508-24. 2008
    ..Little evidence of within-population trade-offs in performance on different plant species was found...
  3. doi request reprint Unrelated facultative endosymbionts protect aphids against a fungal pathogen
    Piotr Łukasik
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK
    Ecol Lett 16:214-8. 2013
    ..Providing resistance against natural enemies appears to be a particularly common way for facultative endosymbionts to increase in frequency within host populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aphid protected from pathogen by endosymbiont
    Claire L Scarborough
    Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology, Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, Berks, SL5 7PY, UK
    Science 310:1781. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Population differentiation and genetic variation in host choice among pea aphids from eight host plant genera
    Julia Ferrari
    Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology, Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot SL5 7PY, United Kingdom
    Evolution 60:1574-84. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Horizontally transmitted symbionts and host colonization of ecological niches
    Lee M Henry
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK Electronic address
    Curr Biol 23:1713-7. 2013
    ..These findings highlight the importance of symbiotic microorganisms in the radiation of eukaryotes. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint The Thr715Pro polymorphism of the P-selectin gene is not associated with ischemic stroke risk
    Julia Ferrari
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Barmherzige Brueder, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 38:395-7. 2007
    ..Individuals carrying the Pro715 allele were reported to have a reduced risk of myocardial infarction. A possible association of this polymorphism with the risk of ischemic stroke is currently under discussion...
  8. pmc Genetic variation and covariation of susceptibility to parasitoids in the aphid Myzus persicae: no evidence for trade-offs
    Simone von Burg
    Institute of Zoology, University of Zurich, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Proc Biol Sci 275:1089-94. 2008
    ..However, the susceptibility to parasitoids was uncorrelated to the clones' fecundity or rate of increase, providing no evidence for costs of the ability to resist parasitoids...