PhD student @ Leiden University
Insect Development and Immunity
Work with Drosophila melanogaster, Tribolium castaneum and Nicrophorus vespilloides.
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- Full name
- Chris Jacobs
- I am
- a professional scientist
- Curator level
- Full Curator
1) PhD student at Leiden University: http://www.science.leidenuniv.nl/index.php/ibl/jacobs
Jacobs, C. G. C. and van der Zee, M. Immune competence in insect eggs depends on the extraembryonic serosa. Developmental and Comparative Immunology.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dci.2013.05.017
Jacobs, C. G. C., Rezende, G.L., Lamers, G.E.M. and van der Zee, M. The extraembryonic serosa protects the insect egg against desiccation. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.1082
- Curation scope
- Ecology, Evolution and Development of insects. Main focus on the effects of development on the ability of insect eggs to cope with their environment. I work on several species of insects.