|dc.contributor.author||Sang Mi han||-|
|dc.contributor.author||Kyung Tai Min||-|
|dc.contributor.author||Myung Sae Han||-|
|dc.contributor.author||Sang Chul Lee||-|
|dc.description.abstract||Wolbachia, vertically transmitted bacterial endosymbionts, is known to induce cytoplasmic incompatibility (CI), parthenogenesis, or feminization in some insect species. The Wolbachia found to exist symbiotically as a non-virulent form in Drosophila melanogaster, however popcorn is a lethal strain of Wolbachia, which causes tissue degeneration and early death of its adult host. Popcorn-infected flies showed the delayed duration of an egg and larvae, and their pupal period and life span reduced. The oviposition and egg-hatching rate of popcorn-infected flies were decreased 15% and 80%, respectiv~ly, compared to those of the normal Wolbachia-infected flies. The pupation and emergence rates of popcorn-infected flies were 67% and 65%, respectively. When popcorn-infected flies were crossed with Wolba-chia-infected flies, and vice versa, both crosses resulted in a significant reduction in egg production, egg￢hatching, pupation, and emergence rate, and their progeny revealed the popcorn syndrome. When popcorn-infected male flies were crossed with uninfected females, popcorn was not detected in their progeny. Popcorn also maternally transmitted in flies, but it did not induce CI and affected on its host life cycle as a virulence.||-|
|dc.title||Effect of Popcorn, Wolbachia variant, on development and reproduction in Drosophila melanogaster = Wolbachia 변이종 popcorn이 초파리의 발육과 생식에 미치는 영향||-|
|dc.title.alternative||Effect of Popcorn, Wolbachia variant, on development and reproduction in Drosophila melanogaster||-|
|dc.citation.title||Korean Journal of Applied Entomology||-|
|dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthor||Sang Mi han||-|
|dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthor||Sang Chul Lee||-|
|dc.identifier.bibliographicCitation||Korean Journal of Applied Entomology, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 193-197||-|
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