Host-Parasite Coevolution

Project Period: 2010-11-01 – 2016-12-31
Externally Funded
Principal Investigator
Sylvia M Cremer
Department(s)
Cremer Group
Grant Number
CR-118/3-1
Funding Organisation
DFG

5 Publications

2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2284   OA
Pupal cocoons affect sanitary brood care and limit fungal infections in ant colonies
S. Tragust, L.V. Ugelvig, M. Chapuisat, J. Heinze, S. Cremer, BMC Evolutionary Biology 13 (2013) 225.
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1993   OA
Anti-pathogen protection versus survival costs mediated by an ectosymbiont in an ant host
M. Konrad, A.V. Grasse, S. Tragust, S. Cremer, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B Biological Sciences 282 (2015).
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3242   OA
Social transfer of pathogenic fungus promotes active immunisation in ant colonies
M. Konrad, M. Vyleta, F. Theis, M. Stock, S. Tragust, M. Klatt, V. Drescher, C. Marr, L.V. Ugelvig, S. Cremer, PLoS Biology 10 (2012) e1001300.
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1202   OA
Immune priming in arthropods: an update focusing on the red flour beetle
B. Milutinovic, R. Peuß, K. Ferro, J. Kurtz, Zoology 119 (2016) 254–261.
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2926
Ants disinfect fungus-exposed brood by oral uptake and spread of their poison
S. Tragust, B. Mitteregger, V. Barone, M. Konrad, L.V. Ugelvig, S. Cremer, Current Biology 23 (2013) 76–82.
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