Endosymbiosis: lessons in conflict resolution

PLoS Biol. 2004 Mar;2(3):E68. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0020068. Epub 2004 Mar 16.


Endosymbiotic bacteria live within a host species. There are many and diverse examples of such relationships, the study of which provides important lessons for ecology and evolution

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Evolution, Molecular
  • Genome
  • Insecta / microbiology
  • Parasites
  • Symbiosis*
  • Wolbachia