Angela E. Douglas
Department of EntomologyDepartment of Molecular Biology & Genetics
5134 Comstock Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
funded by NSF more ›
olive fly microbiota more ›
Humboldt Foundation ... more ›
Jia Hsin Huang
All animals are multi-organismal: they are chronically infected by beneficial microorganisms.
WE STUDY the interaction between animal function and the diversity and activities of resident microorganisms.
The low diversity of the gut microbiota in Drosophila allows us to couple function to individual bacterial taxa More ›
Sequenced genomes for both partners in the aphid symbiosis with Buchnera bacteria facilitates our research More ›