Parasitic infection protects wasp larvae against a bacterial challenge

Fabio Manfredini, Laura Beani, Mauro Taormina, Laura Vannini

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)727-735
Number of pages9
JournalMicrobes and infection
Volume12
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2010

Keywords

  • Host-parasite-bacteria interactions
  • Innate immunity
  • Wasps
  • Defensin
  • Inhibition zone assay
  • IMMUNE-RESPONSE
  • ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES
  • PAPER WASP
  • DROSOPHILA-MELANOGASTER
  • ECOLOGICAL IMMUNOLOGY
  • GALLERIA-MELLONELLA
  • APIS-MELLIFERA
  • AEDES-AEGYPTI
  • SOCIAL WASPS
  • ACTIVATION

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