2020 Publications

WFU Biology Announcements

Congratulations! We are proud to announce that WFU Biology members (grad students in bold) have had the following papers published:

Allen EE, J Farrel, AF Harkey, DL John, GK Muday, JL Norris, B Wu.  2020.  Time series adjustment enhancement of hierarchical modeling of Arabidopsis thaliana gene interactions.  In: Martín-Vide C, M Vega-Rodríguez, T Wheeler (eds) Algorithms for Computational Biology.  AlCoB 2020.  Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12099.

Anderson TM, PM Ngoti, ML Nzunda, DM Griffith, JDM Speed, F Fossøy, E Røskaft and BJ Graae.  2020.  The burning question: does fire affect habitat selection and forage preference of black rhinos (Diceros bicornis) in East African savannas?  Oryx 54: 234-243.  https://doi.org/10.1017/S0030605318000388

Gibson, CL, JW Isley, TG Falbel, TG, CM Mattox, DR Lewis, KE Metcalf, GK Muday.  2020.  A conditional mutation in SCD1 reveals linkage between PIN protein trafficking, auxin transport, gravitropism, and lateral root initiation.  Frontiers in Plant Science 11, doi:10.3389/fpls.2020.00910.

Harkey AF, K Sims, GK Muday.  2020.  A new tool for discovering transcriptional regulators of co-expressed genes predicts gene regulatory networks that mediate ethylene-controlled root development.  In silico plant, diaa006, doi.10.1093/insilicoplants/diaa006

Huffeldt NP.  2020.  Performance of horned puffins (Fratercula corniculata) on an object permanence task.  Behavioural Processes 181: 104274. doi: 10.1016/j.beproc.2020.104274

Huffeldt NP, FR Merkel, S Jenni-Eiermann, W Goymann, B  Helm.  2020.  Melatonin and corticosterone profiles under polar day in a seabird with sexually opposite activity-rhythms.  General and Comparative Endocrinology 285: 113296. doi: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2019.113296

Marayati BF, JF Tucker, DA De La Cerda, TC Hou, R Chen, T Sugiyama, JB Pease, K Zhang.  2020.  The catalytic-dependent and -independent roles of Lsd1 and Lsd2 lysine demethylases in heterochromatin formation in Schizosaccharomyces pombe. Cells 9(4): 955.

Postliglione AE, GK Muday.  2020.  The Role of ROS homeostasis in ABA-induced guard cell signaling. Frontiers in Plant Science 11: 968. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.00968

Quigley KQ, DM Griffith, G Donati, TM Anderson.  2020.  Soil nutrients and precipitation are major drivers of global patterns of grass leaf silicification.  Ecology 101: e03006. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.3006

Rugemalila DM, ST Cory, WK Smith, TM Anderson.  2020.  The role of microsite sunlight environment on growth, architecture, and resource allocation in dominant Acacia tree seedlings, in Serengeti, East Africa.  Plant Ecology 221: 1187-1199.