Koos Boomsma

Koos Boomsma

Professor


  1. Published

    Co-evolution of enzyme function in the attine ant-fungus symbiosis. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    2008. Poster session presented at 9th European Conference on Fungal Genetics, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Evolution of Fungal enzymes in the attine ant symbiosis. / de Fine Licht, Henrik Hjarvard; Schiøtt, Morten; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    2008. Abstract from XXIII International Congress of Entomology, Durban, South Africa.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    The introduction history of invasive garden ants in Europe : integrating genetic, chemical and behavioural approaches. / Ugelvig, Line; Drijfhout, Falko; Kronauer, Daniel; Boomsma, Jacobus; Pedersen, Jes; Cremer, Sylvia.

    In: BMC Biology, Vol. 6, 11, 2008, p. 1-14.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Towards a molecular understanding of symbiont function: identification of a fungal gene for the degradation of xylan in the fungus gardens of leaf-cutting ants. / Schiøtt, Morten; De Fine Licht, Henrik H; Lange, Lene; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: BMC Microbiology, Vol. 8, 2008, p. 40.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Communication between hosts and social parasites. / Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    Sociobiology of communication: an interdisciplinary perspective. ed. / Patrizia d'Ettorre; David P. Hughes. Oxford, UK : Oxford University Press, 2008. p. 55-79.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  6. Published

    A mosaic of chemical coevolution in a large blue butterfly. / Nash, David R; Als, Thomas D; Maile, Roland; Jones, Graeme R; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Science, Vol. 319, No. 5859, 2008, p. 88-90.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Antimicrobial defense shows an abrupt evolutionary transition in the fungus-growing ants. / Hughes, William O H; Pagliarini, Roberta; Madsen, Henning Bang; Dijkstra, Michiel B; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Evolution, Vol. 62, No. 5, 2008, p. 1252-7.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Genetic royal cheats in leaf-cutting ant societies. / Hughes, William O H; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America, Vol. 105, No. 13, 2008, p. 5150-3.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Social insect symbionts: evolution in homeostatic fortresses. / Hughes, David P; Pierce, Naomi E; Boomsma, Jacobus J.

    In: Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 23, No. 12, 2008, p. 672-677.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Extended phenotype: nematodes turn ants into bird-dispersed fruits. / Hughes, D P; Kronauer, D J C; Boomsma, J J.

    In: Current Biology, Vol. 18, No. 7, 2008, p. R294-5.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Subordinate wasps are more aggressive in colonies with low reproductive skew. / Fanelli, D.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Turillazzi, S.

    In: Applied Animal Behaviour Science, Vol. 75, No. 3, 2008, p. 879-886.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Sex allocation in fungus-growing ants: worker or queen control without symbiont-induced female bias. / Dijkstra, Michiel B.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Oikos, Vol. 117, No. 12, 2008, p. 1892-1906.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Seminal fluid enhances sperm viability in the leafcutter ant Atta colombica. / Den Boer, Susanne Petronella A; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Baer, Boris.

    In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Vol. 62, No. 12, 2008, p. 1843-1849.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    The evolution of invasiveness in garden ants. / Cremer, Sylvia; Ugelvig, Line Vej; Drijfhout, Falko P; Schlick-Steiner, Birgit C; Steiner, Florian M; Seifert, Bernhard; Hughes, David Peter; Schulz, Andreas; Petersen, Klaus S; Konrad, Heino; Stauffer, Christian; Kiran, Kadri; Espadaler, Xavier; d'Ettorre, Patrizia; Aktaç, Nihat; Eilenberg, Jørgen; Jones, Graeme R; Nash, David Richard; Pedersen, Jes Søe; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: PLoS ONE, Vol. 3, No. 12, 2008.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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