Publications from WU Biology dept., June, 2017

Publications lists are available at

  • Aguilar-Hernández V, Kim DY, Stankey RJ, Scalf M, Smith LM, Vierstra RD. 2017. Mass Spectrometric Analyses Reveal a Central Role for Ubiquitylation in Remodeling the Arabidopsis Proteome During Photomorphogenesis. Mol Plant 10(6):846-865. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Cooney CR, Tobias JA, Weir JT, Botero CA, Seddon N. 2017. Sexual selection, speciation and constraints on geographical range overlap in birds. Ecology Letters 20(7):863–871
  • Deng YT, Xu MY, Liu HJ, Blankenship RE, Markelz AG. 2017. Orange Carotenoid Protein Picosecond Dynamics Changes with Photo and Chemical Activation. Biophysical Journal 112(3):441A.
  • Griesser M, Drobniak SM, Nakagawa S, Botero CA. 2017. Family living sets the stage for cooperative breeding and ecological resilience in birds. PLoS Biol 15(6):e2000483. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext | In the news: How did bird babysitting co-ops evolve?.
  • Hermanstyne TO, Granados-Fuentes D, Mellor RL, Herzog ED, Nerbonne JM. 2017. Acute Knockdown of Kv4.1 Regulates Repetitive Firing Rates and Clock Gene Expression in the Suprachiasmatic Nucleus and Daily Rhythms in Locomotor Behavior. eNeuro 4(3):ENEURO.0377-16.2017. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext.
  • Huang Z, Young ND, Reagon M, Hyma KE, Olsen KM, Jia Y, Caicedo AL. 2017. All roads lead to weediness: patterns of genomic divergence reveal extensive recurrent weedy rice origins from South Asian Oryza. Mol Ecol 26(12):3151-3167. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • LaManna JA, Mangan SA, Alonso A, Bourg NA, Brockelman WY, Bunyavejchewin S, Chang LW, Chiang JM, Chuyong GB, Clay K, Condit R, Cordell S, Davies SJ, Furniss TJ, Giardina CP, Gunatilleke IAUN, Gunatilleke CVS, He F, Howe RW, Hubbell SP, Hsieh CF, Inman-Narahari FM, Janík D, Johnson DJ, Kenfack D, Korte L, Král K, Larson AJ, Lutz JA, McMahon SM, McShea WJ, Memiaghe HR, Nathalang A, Novotny V, Ong PS, Orwig DA, Ostertag R, Parker GG, Phillips RP, Sack L, Sun IF, Tello JS, Thomas DW, Turner BL, Vela Díaz DM, Vrška T, Weiblen GD, Wolf A, Yap S, Myers JA. 2017. Plant diversity increases with the strength of negative density dependence at the global scale. Science 356(6345):1389-1392. | In the news: Keep your distance: Hyperlocal thinning by tree-specific enemies helps set the global pattern of forest biodiversity.
  • Liu JW, Lin KH, Weber C, Bhalla S, Kelso S, Wang K, Tang SY. 2017. An In Vitro Organ Culture Model of the Murine Intervertebral Disc. J Vis Exp (122) PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Lo SF, Ho TD, Liu YL, Jiang MJ, Hsieh KT, Chen KT, Yu LC, Lee MH, Chen CY, Huang TP, Kojima M, Sakakibara H, Chen LJ, Yu SM. 2017. Ectopic expression of specific GA2 oxidase mutants promotes yield and stress tolerance in rice. Plant Biotechnol J 15(7):850-864. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext.
  • Lu Y, Liu H, Saer R, Li VL, Zhang H, Shi L, Goodson C, Gross ML, Blankenship RE. 2017. A Molecular Mechanism for Non-Photochemical Quenching in Cyanobacteria. Biochemistry 56(22):2812-2823. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Majee M, Wu S, Salaita L, Gingerich D, Dirk LMA, Chappell J, Hunt AG, Vierstra R, Downie AB. 2017. A misannotated locus positively influencing Arabidopsis seed germination is deconvoluted using multiple methods, including surrogate splicing. Plant Gene 10:74-85. [open access]
  • Mendez DL, Akey IV, Akey CW, Kranz RG. 2017. Oxidized or reduced cytochrome c and axial ligand variants all form the apoptosome in vitro. Biochemistry 56(22):2766-2769. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Orf GS, Collins AM, Niedzwiedzki DM, Tank M, Thiel V, Kell A, Bryant DA, Montano GA, Blankenship RE. 2017. Polymer-chlorosome nanocomposites consisting of non-native combinations of self-assembling bacteriochlorophylls. Langmuir 33(25):6427-6438. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Saer RG, Blankenship RE. 2017. Light harvesting in phototrophic bacteria: structure and function. Biochem J 474(13):2107-2131. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Souza CA, Li S, Lin AZ, Boutrot F, Grossmann G, Zipfel C, Somerville SC. 2017. Cellulose-Derived Oligomers Act as Damage-Associated Molecular Patterns and Trigger Defense-Like Responses. Plant Physiol 173(4):2383-2398. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Søvik E, LaMora A, Seehra G, Barron AB, Duncan JG, Ben-Shahar Y. 2017. The Drosophila divalent metal ion transporter Malvolio is required in dopaminergic neurons for feeding decisions. Genes Brain Behav 16(5):506-514. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Vadia S, Tse JL, Lucena R, Yang Z, Kellogg DR, Wang JD, Levin PA. 2017. Fatty Acid Availability Sets Cell Envelope Capacity and Dictates Microbial Cell Size. Curr Biol 27(12):1757-1767. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers | In the news: A little place for my stuff: How big bacteria can grow depends on how much fat they can make.
  • Vélez A, Kohashi T, Lu A, Carlson BA. 2017. The cellular and circuit basis for evolutionary change in sensory perception in mormyrid fishes. Sci Rep 7(1):3783. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext.

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