Publications and creative works by faculty in the Department of Biology, College of Science and Mathematics, are collected here.


Submissions from 2008

A Phylogeny and Timescale for the Living Genera of Kangaroos and Kin (Macropodiformes Marsupialia) Based on Nuclear DNA Sequences, Robert Meredith, Michael Westerman, and Mark S. Springer (2008)

Effects of MEK5/ERK5 Association on Small Ubiquitin-Related Modification of ERK5Implications for Diabetic Ventricular Dysfunction After Myocardial Infarction, Tetsuro Shishido, Chang Hoon Woo, Bo Ding, Carolyn McClain, Carlos Molina, Chen Yan, Jay Yang, and Jun Ichi Abe (2008)

Submissions from 2007

The Anatomical and Evolutionary Relationship Between Self-Awareness and Theory of Mind, Kevin Guise, Karen Kelly, Jennifer Romanowski, Kai Vogeley, Steven M. Platek, Elizabeth Murray, and Julian Keenan (2007)

Negative Regulation of TLR Responses By the Neuropeptide CGRP Is Mediated By the Transcriptional Repressor ICER, Marit D. Harzenetter, Alexander R. Novotny, Petra Gais, Carlos Molina, Felicitas Altmayr, and Bernhard Holzmann (2007)

Assessing the Neural Correlates of Self-Enhancement Bias: A Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Study, Virginia S.Y. Kwan, Veronica Barrios, Giorgio Ganis, Jamie Gorman, Claudia Lange, Monisha Kumar, Alejandro Shepard, and Julian Keenan (2007)

Below-Ground Hydraulic Conductance Is a Function of Environmental Conditions and Tree Size in Scots Pine, Jordi Martínez-Vilalta, E. Korakaki, Dirk Vanderklein, and M. Mencuccini (2007)

Tree Height and Age-Related Decline in Growth in Scots Pine (Pinus Sylvestris L.), Jordi Martínez-Vilalta, Dirk Vanderklein, and Maurizio Mencuccini (2007)

Relating Endocrinology, Physiology and Behaviour Using Species with Alternative Mating Strategies, D. B. Miles, B. Sinervo, Lisa Hazard, E. I. Svensson, and Daniel Costa (2007)

Ancient and Continuing Darwinian Selection on Insulin-Like Growth Factor II in Placental Fishes, Michael J. O'Neill, Betty R. Lawton, Mariana Mateos, Dawn M. Carone, Gianni C. Ferreri, Tomas Hrbek, Robert Meredith, David N. Reznick, and Rachel J. O'Neill (2007)

Profiles of Cuticular Hydrocarbons Mediate Male Mate Choice and Sexual Isolation Between Hybridising Chrysochus (Coleopterachrysomelidae), Merrill A. Peterson, Susanne Dobler, Erica L. Larson, Danielle Juárez, Tim Schlarbaum, Kirsten Monsen, and Wittko Francke (2007)

Mechano- and Chemosensitivity of Rat Nodose Neurones - Selective Excitatory Effects of Prostacyclin, Vladislav Snitsarev, Carol A. Whiteis, Mark W. Chapleau, and François M. Abboud (2007)

Submissions from 2006

Molecular Cloning and Functional Identification of a Ribosome Inactivating/Antiviral Protein from Leaves of Post-Flowering Stage of Celosia Cristata and Its Expression in E. Coli, Mehbuba Begam, Sushil Kumar, Sribash Roy, James Campanella, and H. C. Kapoor (2006)

A Minimally Invasive Method of Piscine Tissue Collection and an Analysis of Long-Term Field-Storage Conditions for Samples, James Campanella and John V. Smalley (2006)

Retrotranspositions in Orthologous Regions of Closely Related Grass Species, Chunguang Du, Zuzana Swigoňová, and Joachim Messing (2006)

Indirect Effects of Food Web Diversity and Productivity on Bacterial Community Function and Composition, Jennifer Krumins, Z. T. Long, C. F. Steiner, and P. J. Morin (2006)

Transcriptional Regulation of Cyclin D2 By the PKA Pathway and Inducible Camp Early Repressor in Granulosa Cells, Luis C. Muñiz, Ghassan Yehia, Elisabeth Mémin, Pillarisetty V.A.L. Ratnakar, and Carlos Molina (2006)

Self-Recognition, Color Signals, and Cycles of Greenbeard Mutualism and Altruism, Barry Sinervo, Alexis Chaine, Jean Clobert, Ryan Calsbeek, Lisa Hazard, Lesley Lancaster, Andrew G. McAdam, Suzanne Alonzo, Gwynne Corrigan, and Michael E. Hochberg (2006)

Submissions from 2005

Assessing the Potential Benthic-Pelagic Coupling in Episodic Blue Mussel (Mytilus Edulis) Settlement Events Within Eelgrass (Zostera Marina) Communities, Paul Bologna, Michele L. Fetzer, Sean McDonnell, and Erin M. Moody (2005)

Bioinformatic Analysis of the Metal-Binding Protein Families and Heavy Metal Resistance Amongst Cyanobacteria, Tin N. Chu, Lee Lee, and Shankar Srinivasan (2005)

Functional Role of Phosphodiesterase 3 in Cardiomyocyte Apoptosis: Implication in Heart Failure, Bo Ding, Jun Ichi Abe, Heng Wei, Qunhua Huang, Richard A. Walsh, Carlos Molina, Allan Zhao, Junichi Sadoshima, Burns C. Blaxall, Bradford C. Berk, and Chen Yan (2005)

A Positive Feedback Loop of Phosphodiesterase 3 (PDE3) and Inducible Camp Early Repressor (ICER) Leads to Cardiomyocyte Apoptosis, Bo Ding, Jun Ichi Abe, Heng Wei, Haodong Xu, Wenyi Che, Toru Aizawa, Weimin Liu, Carlos Molina, Junichi Sadoshima, Burns C. Blaxall, Bradford C. Berk, and Chen Yan (2005)

Where in the Brain Is the Self?, Todd E. Feinberg and Julian Keenan (2005)

Me, Myself, and Lie: Tthe Role of Self-Awareness in Deception, Amanda K. Johnson, Allyson Barnacz, Toko Yokkaichi, Jennifer Rubio, Connie Racioppi, Todd K. Shackelford, Maryanne L. Fisher, and Julian Keenan (2005)

Relative Abundance and the Species-Specific Reinforcement of Male Mating Preference in the Chrysochus (Coleopterachrysomelidae) Hybrid Zone, Merrill A. Peterson, Barbara M. Honchak, Stefanie E. Locke, Timothy E. Beeman, Jessica Mendoza, Jabin Green, Kati J. Buckingham, Michael A. White, and Kirsten Monsen (2005)

Sex Differences in the Neural Correlates of Child Facial Resemblance: An Event-Related fMRI Study, Steven M. Platek, Julian Keenan, and Feroze B. Mohamed (2005)

Plant Architecture and Leaf Damage in Bear Oak II: Insect Usage Patterns, Richard T. Wilkens, Dirk Vanderklein, and Richard W. Lemke (2005)

Submissions from 2004

Characteristics of Burrows Used By Juvenile and Neonate Desert Tortoises (Gopherus Agassizii) During Hibernation, Lisa Hazard and David J. Morafka (2004)

Female Deception Detection as a Function of Commitment and Self-Awareness, Amanda K. Johnson, Allyson Barnacz, Paul Constantino, Jason Triano, Todd K. Shackelford, and Julian Keenan (2004)

Distribution of Transcription Factor Inducible Cyclic Amp Early Repressor (ICER) in Rodent Brain and Pituitary, Christian A. Kell, Faramarz Dehghani, Helmut Wicht, Carlos Molina, Horst Werner Korf, and Jörg H. Stehle (2004)

Parietal Cortex and Representation of the Mental Self, Hans C. Lou, Bruce Luber, Michael Crupain, Julian Keenan, Markus Nowak, Troels W. Kjaer, Harold A. Sackeim, and Sarah H. Lisanby (2004)

Extreme Isolation By Distance in a Montane Frog Rana Cascadae, Kirsten Monsen and Michael S. Blouin (2004)

Extracellular Acidosis Increases Neuronal Cell Calcium By Activating Acid-Sensing Ion Channel 1a, Elena Petroff, A. Soren Leonard, Mikael K. Schnizler, Francois M. Abboud, and Michael J. Welsh (2004)

Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase a Protects Neuronal Cells Against Brief Hypoxia/Reoxygenation, Elena Petroff, Rong Xu, Carrie Schinstock, Nathan Brot, Herbert Weissbach, Stefan H. Heinemann, and Toshinori Hoshi (2004)

Where Am I? the Neurological Correlates of Self and Other, Steven M. Platek, Julian Keenan, Gordon G. Gallup, and Feroze B. Mohamed (2004)

Plant Architecture and Leaf Damage in Bear Oak. I: Physiological Responses, Dirk Vanderklein, Richard T. Wilkens, Anna Cartier, and Richard W. Lemke (2004)

Submissions from 2003

MatGAT: An Application that Generates Similarity/Identity Matrices using Protein or DNA Sequences, James Campanella, Ledion Bitincka, and John Smalley (2003)

The Effects of Gender on the Neural Substrates of Pitch Memory, Nadine Gaab, Julian Keenan, and Gottfried Schlaug (2003)

Identification and Function of Thermosensory Neurons in Drosophila Larvae, Lei Liu, Elena Petroff, Wayne A. Johnson, Francois M. Abboud, and Michael J. Welsh (2003)

Patterns of Cytoplasmic Variation in Arabidopsis Thaliana (Brassicaceae) Revealed By Polymorphic Chloroplast Microsatellites, Jim Provan and James Campanella (2003)

Inducible Camp Early Repressor (ICER) Is a Negative-Feedback Regulator of Cardiac Hypertrophy and an Important Mediator of Cardiac Myocyte Apoptosis in Response to Β-Adrenergic Receptor Stimulation, Hideharu Tomita, Michael Nazmy, Katsuya Kajimoto, Ghassan Yehia, Carlos Molina, and Junichi Sadoshima (2003)

Activation of Mst1 Causes Dilated Cardiomyopathy By Stimulating Apoptosis Without Compensatory Ventricular Myocyte Hypertrophy, Shimako Yamamoto, Guiping Yang, Daniela Zablocki, Jing Liu, Chull Hong, Song Jung Kim, Sandra Soler, Mari Odashima, Jill Thaisz, Ghassan Yehia, Carlos Molina, Atsuko Yatani, Dorothy E. Vatner, Stephen F. Vatner, and Junichi Sadoshima (2003)

Submissions from 2002

Lesions of the Fusiform Face Area Impair Perception of Facial Configuration in Prosopagnosia, Jason J.S. Barton, Daniel Z. Press, Julian Keenan, and Margaret O'Connor (2002)

The Mechanosensory Protein MEC-6 Is a Subunit of the C. Elegans Touch-Cell Degenerin Channel, Dattananda S. Chelur, Glen G. Ernstrom, Miriam B. Goodman, C. Andrea Yao, Lei Chen, Robert O'Hagan, and Martin Chalfie (2002)

Lysosomal Enzyme-Induced Cell Death in MCF7 and Mammary Gland Cells, Reginald Halaby (2002)

ICER Reverses Tumorigenesis of Rat Prostate Tumor Cells without affecting Cell Growth, Elisabeth Mémin, Ghassan Yehia, Reza Razavi, and Carlos Molina (2002)

Mechanosensory Transduction of Vagal and Baroreceptor Afferents Revealed By Study of Isolated Nodose Neurons in Culture, Vladislav Snitsarev, Carol A. Whiteis, Francois M. Abboud, and Mark W. Chapleau (2002)

Submissions from 2001

Reproduction, Population Structure, and Recruitment Limitation in a Bay Scallop (Argopecten Irradians Lamarck) Population from New Jersey, USA, Paul Bologna, A. E. Wilbur, and K. W. Able (2001)

Absolute Pitch and Planum Temporale, Julian Keenan, Ven Thangaraj, Andrea R. Halpern, and Gottfried Schlaug (2001)

Cocaine- and Amphetamine-Regulated Transcript Peptide Modulation of Voltage-Gated Ca2+ Signaling in Hippocampal Neurons, Elena Petroff, Jianguo Chen, Pastor R. Couceyro, and Toshinori Hoshi (2001)

Fluorescent Detection of Zn2+-Rich Vesicles with Zinquin: Mechanism of Action in Lipid Environments, Vladislav Snitsarev, Thomas Budde, Thomas P. Stricker, Jason M. Cox, David J. Krupa, Lei Geng, and Alan R. Kay (2001)

Oxygen Fluxes and Ammonia Removal Efficiencies in Constructed Treatment Wetlands, Meiyin S Wu, Eldon H. Franz, and Shulin Chen (2001)

Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Phosphorylates and Targets Inducible Camp Early Repressor to Ubiquitin-Mediated Destruction, Ghassan Yehia, Florence Schlotter, Reza Razavi, Alessandro Alessandrini, and Carlos Molina (2001)

The Expression of Inducible Camp Early Repressor (ICER) Is Altered in Prostate Cancer Cells and Reverses the Transformed Phenotype of the Lncap Prostate Tumor Cell Line, G. Yehia, R. Razavi, E. Memin, F. Schlotter, and Carlos Molina (2001)

Submissions from 2000

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of Primary Motor Cortex Affects Mental Rotation, Giorgio Ganis, Julian Keenan, Stephen M. Kosslyn, and Alvaro Pascual-Leone (2000)

Hand Response Differences in a Self-Face Identification Task, Julian Keenan, Stefanie Freund, Roy H. Hamilton, Giorgio Ganis, and Alvaro Pascual-Leone (2000)

Self-Face Identification Is Increased with Left Hand Responses, Julian Keenan, Giorgio Ganis, Stefanie Freund, and Alvaro Pascual-Leone (2000)

Self-Recognition and the Right Prefrontal Cortex, Julian Keenan, Mark A. Wheeler, Gordon G. Gallup, and Alvaro Pascual-Leone (2000)

Interhemispheric Asymmetry of Motor Cortical Excitability in Major Depression as Measured By Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, Fumiko Maeda, Julian Keenan, and A. Pascual-Leone (2000)

Natural Growth Lines in Echinoid Ossicles Are Not Reliable Indicators of Age: A Test Using Strongylocentrotus Droebachiensis, Michael P. Russell and Robert Meredith (2000)

The Intraspecific Phylogenetics of Arabidopsis Thaliana in Worldwide Populations, Christine Vander Zwan, Seth A. Brodie, and James Campanella (2000)

Submissions from 1999

Macrofaunal Associations with Seagrass Epiphytes Relative Importance of Trophic and Structural Characteristics, Paul Bologna and Kenneth L. Heck (1999)

Structure, Biodiversity, and Historical Biogeography of Nematode Faunas in Holarctic Ruminants: Morphological and Molecular Diagnoses for Teladorsagia Boreoarcticus N. Sp. (Nematoda: Ostertagiinae), a Dimorphic Cryptic Species in Muskoxen (Ovibos Moschatus), Eric P. Hoberg, Kirsten Monsen, Susan Kutz, and Michael S. Blouin (1999)

Transcription Factors in Neuroendocrine Regulation: Rhythmic Changes in Pcreb and ICER Levels Frame Melatonin Synthesis, Erik Maronde, Martina Pfeffer, James Olcese, Carlos Molina, Florence Schlotter, Faramarz Dehghani, Horst Werner Korf, and Jörg H. Stehle (1999)

Transcriptional Up-Regulation of the Cyclin D2 Gene and Acquisition of New Cyclin-Dependent Kinase Partners in Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 1- Infected Cells, Francisco Santiago, Elizabeth Clark, Siewyen Chong, Carlos Molina, Fariba Mozafari, Renaud Mahieux, Masahiro Fujii, Nazli Azimi, and Fatah Kashanchi (1999)

Submissions from 1998

Close Association of RGR, Leaf and Root Morphology, Seed Mass and Shade Tolerance in Seedlings of Nine Boreal Tree Species Grown in High and Low Light, P. B. Reich, M. G. Tjoelker, M. B. Walters, Dirk Vanderklein, and C. Buschena (1998)

Photosynthesis and Respiration Rates Depend on Leaf and Root Morphology and Nitrogen Concentration in Nine Boreal Tree Species Differing in Relative Growth Rate, P. B. Reich, M. B. Walters, M. G. Tjoelker, Dirk Vanderklein, and C. Buschena (1998)

Submissions from 1997

Red Light-Induced Membrane Potential Transients in the Moss Physcomitrella Patension Channel Interaction in Phytochrome Signalling, Eva Johannes, Elena Petroff, and Dale Sanders (1997)

The Effects of Family History, Sobriety Length, and Drinking History in Younger Alcoholics on P300 Auditory-Evoked Potentials, Julian Keenan, Phyllis R. Freeman, and Richard Harrell (1997)

Attributions of Deception in Human Mating Strategies, Julian Keenan, Gordon G. Gallup, Nicole Goulet, and Mrinmoyi Kulkarni (1997)

Ionic Mechanism and Role of Phytochrome-Mediated Membrane Depolarisation in Caulonemal Side Branch Initial Formation in the Moss Physcomitrella Patens, Elena Petroff, Dale Sanders, and Eva Johannes (1997)

Submissions from 1996

Uptake of Bacteriophage Λ DNA in Escherichia Coli By Electroporation: An Alternative to in Vitro Packaging, John Gaynor and Martin G. Fox (1996)

Calcium-Dependent Membrane Depolarisation Activated By Phytochrome in the Moss Physcomitrella Patens, Elena Petroff, Helmuth Hohmeyer, Eva Johannes, and Dale Sanders (1996)

Submissions from 1995

Cell Cycle Regulation of Cyclin a Gene Expression By the Cyclic AMP- Responsive Transcription Factors CREB and CREM, C. Desdouets, G. Matesic, Carlos Molina, N. S. Foulkes, P. Sassone-Corsi, C. Brechot, and J. Sobczak-Thepot (1995)

Submissions from 1993

Kelp Beds as Habitat for American Lobster Homarus Americanus, Paul Bologna and R. S. Steneck (1993)

Molecular Cloning, Characterization and Expression of Mn-Superoxide Dismutase from the Rubber Tree (Hevea Brasiliensis), Zhonghe Miao and John Gaynor (1993)

Inducibility and Negative Autoregulation of CREM: An Alternative Promoter Directs the Expression of ICER, an Early Response Repressor, Carlos Molina, Nicholas S. Foulkes, Enzo Lalli, and Paolo Sassone-Corsi (1993)

Growth, Nutrition and Gas Exchange of Pinus Resinos: A Following Artificial Defoliation, P. B. Reich, M. B. Walters, S. C. Krause, Dirk Vanderklein, K. F. Raffs, and T. Tabone (1993)

Submissions from 1991

Regulation of a Chitinase Gene Promoter By Ethylene and Elicitors in Bean Protoplasts, Dominique Roby, Karen Brogue, John Gaynor, and Richard Broglie (1991)

Submissions from 1986

Ethylene-Regulated Gene Expression: Molecular Cloning of the Genes Encoding an Endochitinase from Phaseolus Vulgaris, K. E. Broglie, John Gaynor, and R. M. Broglie (1986)

Submissions from 1983

Purification and Characterization of Amyloplasts from Etiolated Epicotyls of Pisum Sativum, John Gaynor and Arthur W. Galston (1983)

A Rapid Procedure for the Isolation of Yeast Mitochondrial DNA Suitable for Restriction Fragment Analysis, Lee Lee, John Blamire, and Stephen F. Cottrell (1983)

Submissions from 1982

Synthesis of Proteins By Chloroplasts from Iron-Deficient Euglena Gracilis, John Gaynor (1982)

Submissions from 1976

Hypoxanthine Phosphoribosyltransferase Activity in Intact Fibroblasts from Patients with X Linked Hyperuricemia, M. J.C. Holland, Ann Marie DiLorenzo, J. Dancis, M. E. Balis, T. F. Yü, and R. P. Cox (1976)