Entire Bacterial Genome Discovered Inside Fruit Fly

Now, Julie Dunning-Hotopp from the J. Craig Venter Institute and Michael Clark from the University of Rochester have found an even more drastic strategy used by Wolbachia to preserve its own immortality – inserting its entire genome wholesale into that of another living thing.

via  Not Exactly Rocket Science.

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