March 2018 Publications Biology

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  • Ben-Shahar Y. 2018. The Impact of Environmental Mn Exposure on Insect Biology. Front Genet 9:70. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext.
  • Berdahl AM, Kao AB, Flack A, Westley PAH, Codling EA, Couzin ID, Dell AI, Biro D. 2018. Collective animal navigation and migratory culture: from theoretical models to empirical evidence. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 373(1746):20170009. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext.
  • Dixit R, Petry S. 2018. The life of a microtubule. Mol Biol Cell 29(6):689. PubMed citation & fulltext [open access 2 months after publication].
  • Fan Y, Burkart GM, Dixit R. 2018. The Arabidopsis SPIRAL2 Protein Targets and Stabilizes Microtubule Minus Ends. Curr Biol 28(6):987-994.e3. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers | In the news: Keeping plant-cell motors on track.
  • Frick EM, Strader LC. 2018. They Can Handle the Stress: MPK17 and PMD1 act in a salt-specific pathway.Plant Signal Behav 13(2):e1428518. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Ganguly A, DeMott L, Zhu C, McClosky DD, Anderson CT, Dixit R. 2018. Importin-Β Directly Regulates the Motor Activity and Turnover of a Kinesin-4. Dev Cell 44(5):642-651. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Kamath A, Losos JB. 2018. Estimating encounter rates as the first step of sexual selection in the lizard Anolis sagrei. Proc Biol Sci 285(1873): 20172244. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Liu D, Pakrasi HB. 2018. Exploring native genetic elements as plug-in tools for synthetic biology in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Microb Cell Fact 17(1):48. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext.
  • Noh S, Geist KS, Tian X, Strassmann JEQueller DC. 2018. Genetic signatures of microbial altruism and cheating in social amoebas in the wild. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 115(12):3096-3101. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers | In the news: Arms races and cooperation among amoebae in the wild.
  • Oberle B, Covey KR, Dunham KM, Hernandez EJ, Walton ML, Young DF, Zanne AE. 2018. Dissecting the Effects of Diameter on Wood Decay Emphasizes the Importance of Cross-Stem Conductivity in Fraxinus americana. Ecosystems 21(1):85-97.
  • Paliulis LV, Laakso MM, Santisteban MS, Key SS, Burgess RC, Sanford JS, Rosenwald A, Bazinet CW, Leung W, Elgin SC. 2017. A bioinformatics curriculum that teaches gene structure is associated with learning gains for beginning college students. Molecular Biology of the Cell 28: Meeting Abstract P1028. 2017 ASCB-EMBO Meeting-Poster Abstracts [scroll to page 20].
  • Ramirez KS, Berhe AA, Burt J, Gil-Romera G, Johnson RF, Koltz AM, Lacher I, McGlynn T, Nielsen KJ, Schmidt R, Simonis JL, terHorst CP, Tuff K. 2018. The future of ecology is collaborative, inclusive and deconstructs biases. Nat Ecol Evol 2(2):200. PubMed citation & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Sherp AM, Westfall CS, Alvarez S, Jez JM. 2018. Arabidopsis thaliana GH3.15 acyl acid amido synthetase has a highly specific substrate preference for the auxin precursor indole-3-butyric acid. J Biol Chem 293(12):4277-4288. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Singh AK, Kishore GM, Pakrasi HB. 2018. Emerging platforms for co-utilization of one-carbon substrates by photosynthetic organisms. Curr Opin Biotechnol 53:201-208. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Stein PSG. 2018. Central pattern generators in the turtle spinal cord: selection among the forms of motor behaviors. J Neurophysiol 119(2):422-440. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Suga N. 2018. Specialization of the auditory system for the processing of bio-sonar information in the frequency domain: Mustached bats. Hear Res 361:1-22. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.
  • Wehrens M, Ershov D, Rozendaal R, Walker N, Schultz D, Kishony R, Levin PA, Tans SJ. 2018. Size Laws and Division Ring Dynamics in Filamentous Escherichia coli cells. Curr Biol 28(6):972-979. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers.