Study Detail

TitleA metagenomic assessment of the bacteria associated with Lucilia sericata and Lucilia cuprina (Diptera: Calliphoridae)
Study TypeMetagenomics
Abstract Lucilia Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is a blow fly genus of forensic, medical, veterinary, and agricultural importance. Species of this genus can cause myiasis, and are mechanical vectors of disease-causing bacteria. This genus is also famous because of its beneficial uses in maggot de .. [more]
Description Lucilia Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is a blow fly genus of forensic, medical, veterinary, and agricultural importance. Species of this genus can cause myiasis, and are mechanical vectors of disease-causing bacteria. This genus is also famous because of its beneficial uses in maggot de .. [more]
Center NameVirginia Commonwealth University