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Research Article

Targeting the X Chromosome during Spermatogenesis Induces Y Chromosome Transmission Ratio Distortion and Early Dominant Embryo Lethality in Anopheles gambiae

  • Nikolai Windbichler equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Nikolai Windbichler, Philippos Aris Papathanos

    Affiliation: Faculty of Life Science, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Philippos Aris Papathanos equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Nikolai Windbichler, Philippos Aris Papathanos

    Affiliation: Faculty of Life Science, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Andrea Crisanti mail

    acrs@imperial.ac.uk

    Affiliation: Faculty of Life Science, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Published: December 05, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000291
  • Published in PLOS Genetics

About the Authors

Nikolai Windbichler, Philippos Aris Papathanos, Andrea Crisanti
Faculty of Life Science, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: acrs@imperial.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NW PAP. Performed the experiments: NW PAP. Analyzed the data: NW PAP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PAP. Wrote the paper: NW AC. Initiated the project: NW. Supervised and inspired the project: AC.