Browsing Department of Biological Sciences by Author "Ebert, Dieter"
Jensen, Knut Helge; Little, Tom; Skorping, Arne; Ebert, Dieter (Public Library of Science, 2006-05-30)The trade-off hypothesis for the evolution of virulence predicts that parasite transmission stage production and host exploitation are balanced such that lifetime transmission success (LTS) is maximised. However, the ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Mennerat, Adèle; Nilsen, Frank; Ebert, Dieter; Skorping, Arne (Springer, 2010)An increasing number of scientists have recently raised concerns about the threat posed by human intervention on the evolution of parasites and disease agents. New parasites (including pathogens) keep emerging and parasites ...Peer reviewedJournal article