Joseph E Ironside

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wales
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Multiple losses of sex within a single genus of Microsporidia
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 7:48. 2007
  2. pmc Diversity and recombination of dispersed ribosomal DNA and protein coding genes in microsporidia
    Joseph Edward Ironside
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e55878. 2013
  3. pmc Should sex-ratio distorting parasites abandon horizontal transmission?
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 11:370. 2011
  4. pmc Genomes and geography: genomic insights into the evolution and phylogeography of the genus Schistosoma
    Scott P Lawton
    The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3D, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:131. 2011
  5. doi request reprint No amicable divorce? Challenging the notion that sexual antagonism drives sex chromosome evolution
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK
    Bioessays 32:718-26. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Distribution and host range of the microsporidian Pleistophora mulleri
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Ceredigion SY23 3DA, United Kingdom
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 55:355-62. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Genetic diversity of the feminising microsporidian parasite Dictyocoela: new insights into host-specificity, sex and phylogeography
    Toby J Wilkinson
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Edward Llwyd Building, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DA, UK
    Int J Parasitol 41:959-66. 2011
  8. pmc Widespread vertical transmission and associated host sex-ratio distortion within the eukaryotic phylum Microspora
    Rebecca S Terry
    School of Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 271:1783-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint A higher-level phylogenetic classification of the Fungi
    David S Hibbett
    Biology Department, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
    Mycol Res 111:509-47. 2007
  10. pmc Extreme population structure and high interspecific divergence of the Silene Y chromosome
    Joseph E Ironside
    School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, UK
    Genetics 171:705-13. 2005

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Publications10

  1. pmc Multiple losses of sex within a single genus of Microsporidia
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 7:48. 2007
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  2. pmc Diversity and recombination of dispersed ribosomal DNA and protein coding genes in microsporidia
    Joseph Edward Ironside
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e55878. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Should sex-ratio distorting parasites abandon horizontal transmission?
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 11:370. 2011
    ..However, recent empirical studies indicate that some sex-ratio distorting parasites have retained the capability for horizontal transmission...
  4. pmc Genomes and geography: genomic insights into the evolution and phylogeography of the genus Schistosoma
    Scott P Lawton
    The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3D, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:131. 2011
    ..Here we examine how modern genomic techniques may give a more in depth understanding of the evolution of schistosomes and highlight the complexity of speciation and divergence in this group...
  5. doi request reprint No amicable divorce? Challenging the notion that sexual antagonism drives sex chromosome evolution
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK
    Bioessays 32:718-26. 2010
    ..Direct tests of the predictions of the sexual antagonism hypothesis offer only limited support in specific sex chromosome systems and circumstantial evidence remains open to interpretation...
  6. doi request reprint Distribution and host range of the microsporidian Pleistophora mulleri
    Joseph E Ironside
    Institute of Biological Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Ceredigion SY23 3DA, United Kingdom
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 55:355-62. 2008
    ..mulleri suggest that this species may be synonymous with P. typicalis, a parasite of fish. These findings suggest that amphipod crustaceans may act as intermediate or reservoir hosts for microsporidian parasites of fish...
  7. doi request reprint Genetic diversity of the feminising microsporidian parasite Dictyocoela: new insights into host-specificity, sex and phylogeography
    Toby J Wilkinson
    Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Edward Llwyd Building, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DA, UK
    Int J Parasitol 41:959-66. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that Dictyocoela may be phenotypically, as well as genotypically, diverse, with the potential to exhibit a range of different interactions with its host populations...
  8. pmc Widespread vertical transmission and associated host sex-ratio distortion within the eukaryotic phylum Microspora
    Rebecca S Terry
    School of Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 271:1783-9. 2004
    ..If the association observed here between VT and host sex-ratio distortion holds true across other host taxa, these eukaryotic parasites may join the bacterial endosymbionts in their importance as sex-ratio distorters...
  9. ncbi request reprint A higher-level phylogenetic classification of the Fungi
    David S Hibbett
    Biology Department, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
    Mycol Res 111:509-47. 2007
    ..Several genera of 'basal' Fungi of uncertain position are not placed in any higher taxa, including Basidiobolus, Caulochytrium, Olpidium, and Rozella...
  10. pmc Extreme population structure and high interspecific divergence of the Silene Y chromosome
    Joseph E Ironside
    School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, UK
    Genetics 171:705-13. 2005
    ....