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The evolution of plant cultivation by ants. Trends in Plant Science
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Defending Earth’s terrestrial microbiome. Nature Microbiology
Decreasing relatedness among mycorrhizal fungi in a shared plant network increases fungal network size but not plant benefit. Ecology Letters
Evolution of manipulative microbial behaviors in the rhizosphere. Evolutionary Applications
Fluorescent nanoparticles as tools in ecology and physiology. Biological Reviews
Quantifying nutrient trade in the arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis under extreme weather events using quantum-dot tagged phosphorus. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution
Mycorrhizal fungi control value of phosphorus in trade symbiosis with host roots when exposed to abrupt ‘crashes’ and ‘booms’ of resource availability. New Phytologist
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The evolution of mutualistic dependence Annual Review Ecology, Evolution & Systematics
The non-legume Parasponia andersonii mediates the fitness of nitrogen-fixing rhizobial symbionts under high nitrogen conditions Frontiers in Plant Science
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Can social partnerships influence the microbiome? Insights from ant farmers and their trophobiont mutualists. Molecular Ecology.
Tracking plant preference for higher-quality mycorrhizal symbionts under varying CO2 conditions over multiple generations. Ecology & Evolution.
Build your own soil: exploring microfluidics to create microbial habitat structures. The ISME Journal.
The evolution of host-symbiont dependence. Nature Communications.
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Evolving new organisms via symbiosis. Science.
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Evolutionary signals of symbiotic persistence in the legume–rhizobia mutualism. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
High functional diversity within species of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi is associated with differences in phosphate and nitrogen uptake and fungal phosphate metabolism. Mycorrhiza.
Host plant quality mediates competition between arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Fungal Ecology.
Using hybrid automata modelling to study phenotypic plasticity and allocation strategies in the plant mycorrhizal mutualism. Ecological Modelling.
Host diversity affects the abundance of the extraradical arbuscular mycorrhizal network. New Phytologist.
Order of arrival structures arbuscular mycorrhizal colonization of plants. New Phytologist.
Partner selection in the mycorrhizal mutualism. New Phytologist.
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A single evolutionary innovation drives the deep evolution of symbiotic N2-fixation in angiosperms. Nature Communications.
The danger of mycorrhizal traps? New Phytologist.
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The Evolution of Microbial Markets. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
A phenotypic plasticity framework for assessing intraspecific variation in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal traits. Journal of Ecology.
Predicting community and ecosystem outcomes of mycorrhizal responses to global change. Ecology Letters.
Context-dependency of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on plant-insect interactions in an agroecosystem. Frontiers in Plant Science.
Linking agricultural practices, mycorrhizal fungi, and traits mediating plant-insect interactions. Ecological Applications.
Intense competition between arbuscular mycorrhizal mutualists in an in vitro root microbiome negatively affects total fungal abundance. Molecular Ecology.
Do fungivores trigger the transfer of protective metabolites from host plants to arbuscular mycorrhizal hyphae? Ecology.
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Hiding in a crowd – does diversity facilitate persistence of a low-quality fungal partner in the mycorrhizal mutualism. Symbiosis.
Single-strain inoculation may create spurious correlations between legume fitness and rhizobial fitness. New Phytologist.
The role of carbon in fungal nutrient uptake and transport: implications for resource exchange in the arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis. Plant Signaling & Behavior .
Mycorrhizal fungal establishment in agricultural soils: factors determining inoculation success. New Phytologist.
Testing potential effects of maize expressing the bacillus thuringiensis Cry1AB endotoxin (Bt Maize) on mycorrhizal fungal communities via DNA- and RNA-based molecular fingerprinting. Applied and Environmental Microbiology..
PHYMYCO-DB : a curated database for analyses of fungal diversity and evolution. PLoS one.
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Herbivory reduces plant interactions with above- and belowground antagonists and mutualists. Ecology.
Carbon availability triggers fungal nitrogen uptake and transport in arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Spatial structure and cooperation: Theory and an empirical test using the mycorrhizal mutualism. American Naturalist.
Agricultural microbial resources: private property or global commons? Nature Biotechnology.
The biological reality of host sanctions and partner fidelity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Provision of contrasting ecosystem services by soil communities from different agricultural fields. Plant and Soil.
Inclusive fitness theory and eusociality. Nature.
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Reciprocal rewards stabilize cooperation in the mycorrhizal symbiosis. Science. F1000
Adapt or disperse: understanding species persistence in a changing world. Global Change Biology.
Manipulating the jasmonate response: How do methyl jasmonate additions mediate characteristics of aboveground and belowground mutualisms? Functional Ecology.
Selective flower abortion maintains moth cooperation in a newly discovered pollination mutualism. Ecology Letters.
Evolutionary processes drive mycorrhizal functional diversity in agricultural systems. Evolutionary Applications.
Synergy of multiple partners, including freeloaders, increases host fitness in multispecies mutualism. Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences USA. F1000
Mutualisms in a changing world: an evolutionary perspective. Ecology Letters. F1000 F1000
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Controlling the reproductive fate of rhizobia: how universal are legume sanctions? New Phytologist.
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Maintaining cooperation in the legume- rhizobia symbiosis: identifying selection pressures and mechanisms. In: Nitrogen-fixing Leguminous Symbioses. Springer
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Evolutionary stability of Rhizobium mutualism depends on legume host sanctions. In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation, Sustainable Agriculture, and the Environment. Springer
Sustainable crop nutrition: constraints and opportunities. In: Plant Nutritional Genomics. Blackwell
Lifestyle alternatives for rhizobia: mutualism, parasitism, and forgoing symbiosis. FEMS Microbiology Letters.
Why are most rhizobia beneficial to their host plants, rather than parasitic? Microbes & Infection.
Darwinian Agriculture: When can humans find solutions beyond the reach of natural selection? Quarterly Review of Biology.
Sanctions and Mutualism Stability: When should less beneficial mutualists be tolerated? Journal of Evolutionary Biology.
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Mediating Mutualisms: the influence of farm management practices on the evolutionary maintenance of symbiont cooperation. Journal of Applied Ecology.