Keywords: meiotic drive selfish genetic element
B chromosomes reveal a female meiotic drive suppression system in Drosophila melanogasterS. L. Hanlon and R. S. Hawley, Current Biology, 2023.
Selfish genetic elements use a myriad of mechanisms to drive their inheritance and ensure their survival into the next generation, often at a fitness cost to its host.(1)(,)(2) Although the catalog of selfish genetic elements is rapidly growing, our understanding of host drive ...
Keywords: b chromosomes, drosophila, gene drive natural, meiotic drive selfish genetic element, supernumerary chromosome
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