Hitchhiking in viruses
3 March, 2016

Regular and natural production of « GM » butterflies by viruses associated with parasitic wasps

Ref: Gasmi Laila, Boulain Helene, Gauthier Jeremy, Hua-Van Aurelie, Musset Karine, Jakubowska Agata K, Aury Jean-Marc, et al. 2015. “Recurrent Domestication by Lepidoptera of Genes from Their Parasites Mediated by Bracoviruses.” PLoS genetics 11 (9): e1005470. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1005470.

http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1005470