University of Rochester
United States of America
John Jaenike, Professor, PhD
Ecology and evolution of host-parasite interactions; Sex chromosome meiotic drive; Wolbachia as male killers and causes of reproductive isolation in Drosophila; Ecology of mycophagous Drosophila
Metcalf JA, Jo M, Bordenstein SR, Jaenike J, Bordenstein SR. Recent genome reduction of Wolbachia in Drosophila recens targets phage WO and narrows candidates for reproductive parasitism. PeerJ. 2014 Aug 14;2:e529.
Jaenike J. Heritable symbionts contribute to host plant adaptation. Functional Ecology. 2015 Nov 1;29(11):1371-2.
Haselkorn TS, Jaenike J. Macroevolutionary persistence of heritable endosymbionts: acquisition, retention and expression of adaptive phenotypes in Spiroplasma. Molecular ecology. 2015 Jul 1;24(14):3752-65.