Genomes and Genes
Gene Symbol: Dsim\Dcr-1
Alias: Dcr-1, Dcr1, Dsim\GD18429, GD18429, dsim_GLEANR_2253, Dcr-1-PA, Dsim\Dcr-1-PA, Dsim\GD18429-PA, GD18429-PA
Species: Drosophila simulans
- Natural selection drives extremely rapid evolution in antiviral RNAi genesDarren J Obbard
Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Kings Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JT, United Kingdom
Curr Biol 16:580-5. 2006..This is a signature of host-pathogen arms races and implies that the ancient battle between RNA viruses and host antiviral RNAi genes is active and significant in shaping RNAi function...