Two newly introduced Wolbachia endosymbionts induce cell host differences in competitiveness and metabolic responsesT. P. Li, S. S. Zha, C. Y. Zhou, X. Xia, A. A. Hoffmann and X. Y. Hong, Appl Environ Microbiol, Aem0147921. 2021.
Wolbachia endosymbionts can induce multiple reproductive manipulations in their hosts, with cytoplasmic incompatibility (CI) being one of the most common manipulations. The important agricultural pests, white-backed planthopper (Sogatella furcifera) and brown planthopper ...
Keywords: Aedes, albopictus, cytoplasmic incompatibility, endosymbiont, genetic biocontrol, planthopper, wolbachia