Evolutionary consequences of feedbacks between within-host competition and disease control.



Greischar, Megan A, Alexander, Helen K, Bashey, Farrah, Bento, Ana I, Bhattacharya, Amrita, Bushman, Mary, Childs, Lauren M, Daversa, David R, Day, Troy, Faust, Christina L
et al (show 15 more authors) (2020) Evolutionary consequences of feedbacks between within-host competition and disease control. Evolution, medicine, and public health, 2020 (1). pp. 30-34.

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Abstract

Lay Summary: Competition often occurs among diverse parasites within a single host, but control efforts could change its strength. We examined how the interplay between competition and control could shape the evolution of parasite traits like drug resistance and disease severity.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Infectious Diseases, 2.2 Factors relating to the physical environment, 2 Aetiology, Infection, 3 Good Health and Well Being
Depositing User: Symplectic Admin
Date Deposited: 03 Mar 2020 09:26
Last Modified: 08 Jun 2024 12:10
DOI: 10.1093/emph/eoaa004
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URI: https://livrepository.liverpool.ac.uk/id/eprint/3077468