Pilot Project: The roles of host tolerance and resistance in defense against pathogens

Hosts may use two different strategies to ameliorate negative effects of pathogen attack: resistance (the ability to limit parasite burden) or tolerance (the ability to limit damage). There is increasing recognition that these two strategies may be interrelated, and influence the...

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Meet Our Investigators

Ulfar Bergthorsson, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of New Mexico

Education
B.Sc. Biology, University of Iceland, Reyjavik, Iceland
Ph.D. Evolutionary Biology, University of...

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