Eukaryotic Sexual Reproduction Evoked "with a Little Help from My Friends".

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Bacteria and eukaryotes interact in many ways-from the microbiome that educates the mammalian immune system and enhances nutrition to relationships that are commensal, symbiotic, or parasitic. Now in an unexpected twist, King and colleagues have expanded the repertoire of prokaryotic influence over eukaryotic physiology to include mating.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Umen, J; Goodenough, U; Heitman, J

Published Date

  • September 7, 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 170 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 1059 - 1061

PubMed ID

  • 28886378

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-4172

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cell.2017.08.038


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States