Koos Boomsma

Koos Boomsma

Professor


  1. Published

    Chemically armed mercenary ants protect fungus-farming societies. / Adams, Rachelle Martha Marie; Liberti, Joanito; Illum, Anders A.; Jones, Tappey H.; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 110, No. 39, 2013, p. 15752-15757.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Specificity and stability of the Acromyrmex–Pseudonocardia symbiosis. / Andersen, Sandra Breum; Hansen, Lars H.; Sapountzis, Panagiotis; Sørensen, Søren Johannes; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 22, No. 16, 2013, p. 4307-4321.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Nice to kin and nasty to non-kin : revisiting Hamilton's early insights on eusociality. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; d'Ettorre, Patrizia.

    In: Biology Letters, Vol. 9, No. 6, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Nature's Oracle The Life and Work of W. D. Hamilton. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Science, Vol. 340, No. 6129, 2013, p. 145-146.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature reviewResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Beyond promiscuity : mate-choice commitments in social breeding. / Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Vol. 368, No. 1613, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Laccase detoxification mediates the nutritional alliance between leaf-cutting ants and fungus-garden symbionts. / De Fine Licht, Henrik; Schiøtt, Morten; Rogowska-Wrzesinska, Adelina; Nygaard, Sanne; Roepstorff, Peter; Boomsma, Jacobus.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 110, No. 2, 2013, p. 583-587.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Dynamic disease management in trachymyrmex fungus-growing ants (Attini: Formicidae). / Fernández-Marín, Hermógenes; Bruner, Gaspar; Gomez, Ernesto B.; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Wcislo, William T.

    In: American Naturalist, Vol. 181, No. 4, 2013, p. 571-582.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    The fungal symbiont of Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants expresses the full spectrum of genes to degrade cellulose and other plant cell wall polysaccharides. / Grell, Morten N.; Linde, Tore; Nygaard, Sanne; Nielsen, Kåre L.; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Lange, Lene.

    In: B M C Genomics, Vol. 14, 928, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Parent-offspring conflict and the persistence of pregnancy-induced hypertension in modern humans. / Hartsteen, Birgitte Hollegaard; Byars, Sean Geoffrey; Lykke, Jacob; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan.

    In: P L o S One, Vol. 8, No. 2, e56821, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Social insect genomes exhibit dramatic evolution in gene composition and regulation while preserving regulatory features linked to sociality. / Simola, Daniel F.; Wissler, Lothar; Donahue, Greg; Waterhouse, Robert M.; Helmkampf, Martin; Roux, Julien; Nygaard, Sanne; Glastad, Karl M.; Hagen, Darren E.; Viljakainen, Lumi; Reese, Justin T; Hunt, Brendan G; Graur, Dan; Elhaik, Eran; Kriventseva, Evgenia V; Wen, Jiayu; Parker, Brian John; Cash, Elizabeth; Privman, Eyal; Childers, Christopher P; Muñoz-Torres, Monica C; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Bornberg-Bauer, Erich; Currie, Cameron R; Elsik, Christine G; Suen, Garret; Goodisman, Michael A D; Keller, Laurent; Liebig, Jürgen; Rawls, Alan; Reinberg, Danny; Smith, Chris D; Smith, Chris R; Tsutsui, Neil; Wurm, Yannick; Zdobnov, Evgeny M; Berger, Shelley L; Gadau, Jürgen.

    In: Genome Research, Vol. 23, No. 8, 2013, p. 1235-1247.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    When every sperm counts : factors affecting male fertility in the honeybee Apis mellifera. / Stürup, Marlene; Baer-Imhoof, B.; Nash, David Richard; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Baer, B.

    In: Behavioral Ecology, Vol. 24, No. 5, 2013, p. 1192-1198.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Differential gene expression in Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants after challenges with two fungal pathogens. / Yek, Sze Huei; Boomsma, Jacobus Jan; Schiøtt, Morten.

    In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 22, No. 8, 2013, p. 2173-2187.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    A technique to artificially inseminate leafcutter ants. / den Boer, Susanne; Boomsma, J. J.; Baer, B.

    In: Insectes Sociaux, Vol. 60, 2013, p. 111-118.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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