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Genetic differentiation of Anopheles gambiae populations from East and West Africa Comparison of microsatellite and allozyme loci

Lehmann, T, Hawley, WA, Kamau, L, Fontenille, D, Simard, F, Collins, FH
Heredity 77, 192-200. (1996-08)

Genetic variation of Anopheles gambiae was analysed to assess interpopulation divergence over a 6000 km distance using short tandem repeat (microsatellite) loci and allozyme loci. Differentiation of populations from Kenya and Senegal measured by allele length variation at five microsatellite loci was compared with estimates calculated from publishe...

Patterns of mitochondrial variation within and between African malaria vectors, Anopheles gambiae and An. arabiensis, suggest extensive gene flow

Besansky, NJ, Lehmann, T, Fahey, GT, Fontenille, D, Braack, LE, Hawley, WA, Collins, FH
Genetics 147(4), 1817-28. (1997-12)

Anopheles gambiae and An. arabiensis are mosquito species responsible for most malaria transmission in sub-Saharan Africa. They are also closely related sibling species that share chromosomal and molecular polymorphisms as a consequence of incomplete lineage sorting or introgressive hybridization. To help resolve these processes, this study examine...