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Data from: Variation in neighbourhood context shapes frugivore-mediated facilitation and competition among co-dispersed plant species

Jörg Albrecht, Victoria Bohle, Dana Berens, Bogdan Jaroszewicz, Nuria Selva, Nina Farwig & Dana G. Berens
1. Co-occurring and simultaneously fruiting plant species may either compete for dispersal by shared frugivores, or enhance each other's dispersal through joint attraction of frugivores. While competitive plant–plant interactions are expected to cause the evolutionary divergence of fruit phenologies, facilitative interactions are assumed to promote their convergence. To which extent competitive and facilitative interactions among plant species with similar phenological niches are controlled by spatial variation in their local abundance and co-occurrence is poorly understood....

Data from: The extracellular domains of IgG1 and T cell-derived IL-4/IL-13 are critical for the polyclonal memory IgE response in vivo

Adriana Turqueti-Neves, Manuel Otte, Christian Schwartz, Michaela Erika Renate Schmitt, Cornelia Lindner, Oliver Pabst, Philipp Yu & David Voehringer
IgE-mediated activation of mast cells and basophils contributes to protective immunity against helminths but also causes allergic responses. The development and persistence of IgE responses are poorly understood, which is in part due to the low number of IgE-producing cells. Here, we used next generation sequencing to uncover a striking overlap between the IgE and IgG1 repertoires in helminth-infected or OVA/alum-immunized wild-type BALB/c mice. The memory IgE response after secondary infection induced a strong increase...

Registration Year

  • 2015

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  • Philipp University of Marburg
  • University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • Polish Academy of Sciences
  • Institute of Immunology
  • University of Warsaw