Dictyostelium

Known as: Dictyosteliums 
A genus of protozoa, formerly also considered a fungus. Its natural habitat is decaying forest leaves, where it feeds on bacteria. D. discoideum is… (More)

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2006
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2006
The bacterium Vibrio cholerae, like other human pathogens that reside in environmental reservoirs, survives predation by… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The social amoebae are exceptional in their ability to alternate between unicellular and multicellular forms. Here we describe… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Dictyostelium cells form a multicellular organism through the aggregation of independent cells. This process requires both… (More)
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2003
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2003
Selection can favor reproductive altruism if an altruism allele aids copies of itself by helping relatives. The alternative… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The social amoeba, Dictyostelium discoideum, is widely used as a simple model organism for multicellular development, but its… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Chemotaxis-competent cells respond to a variety of ligands by activating second messenger pathways leading to changes in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Lithium, one of the most effective drugs for the treatment of bipolar (manic-depressive) disorder, also has dramatic effects on… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The three-dimensional structures of the truncated myosin head from Dictyostelium discoideum myosin II complexed with beryllium… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Introduction of restriction enzyme along with linearized plasmid results in integration of plasmid DNA at genomic restriction… (More)
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
1. A simple axenic medium suitable for the growth of the myxamoebae of a strain of the cellular slime mould Dictyostelium… (More)
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