Rapid compensatory evolution promotes the survival of conjugative plasmids.

Harrison, E., Dytham, C., Hall, J.P. et al. (4 more authors) (2016) Rapid compensatory evolution promotes the survival of conjugative plasmids. Mobile Genetic Elements, 6 (3). e1179074. ISSN 2159-2543



  • Harrison, E.
  • Dytham, C.
  • Hall, J.P.
  • Guymer, D.
  • Spiers, A.J.
  • Paterson, S.
  • Brockhurst, M.A.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2016 Ellie Harrison, Calvin Dytham, James P. J. Hall, David Guymer, Andrew J. Spiers, Steve Paterson, and Michael A. Brockhurst. Published with license by Taylor & Francis. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. The moral rights of the named author(s) have been asserted.
Keywords: compensatory adaptation; experimental evolution; horizontal gene transfer; individual based model; transposition
  • Published: May 2016
  • Accepted: 12 April 2016
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Biological Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Animal and Plant Sciences (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 07 Feb 2017 13:52
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2017 13:52
Published Version: http://doi.org/10.1080/2159256X.2016.1179074
Status: Published
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1080/2159256X.2016.1179074
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