David P Hughes

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Evolutionary patterns of proteinase activity in attine ant fungus gardens
    Tatyana A Semenova
    Centre for Social Evolution, Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 15, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Microbiol 11:15. 2011
  2. pmc Ancient death-grip leaf scars reveal ant-fungal parasitism
    David P Hughes
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Biol Lett 7:67-70. 2011

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Publications2

  1. pmc Evolutionary patterns of proteinase activity in attine ant fungus gardens
    Tatyana A Semenova
    Centre for Social Evolution, Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 15, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Microbiol 11:15. 2011
    ..We therefore hypothesized that fungal proteinase activity may have been under selection for efficiency and that different classes of proteinases might be involved...
  2. pmc Ancient death-grip leaf scars reveal ant-fungal parasitism
    David P Hughes
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Biol Lett 7:67-70. 2011
    ..As well as probably being the first example of behavioural manipulation in the fossil record, these data support a biogeographical parallelism between mid Eocene northern Europe and recent southeast Asia...