The Pediculus humanus humanus (P. hum) genome reveals a basal insect gene repertoire

The Pediculus humanus humanus (P. hum) genome reveals a basal insect gene repertoire

Genome sequences of the human body louse and its primary endosymbiont provide insights into the permanent parasitic lifestyle

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Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Jun 21. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 20566863