Leaders in Learning: Publications of Faculty & Staff

The University of Western Ontario

Zoology: 1996-1997



Ankney, C.D. 1996. Why did the Ducks come back in 1994 and 1995: Was Johnny Lynch Right? Proceedings of the 7th International Waterfowl Symposium. 40-44.

Arnold, T.W., and C.D. Ankney. 1997. The Adaptive Significance of Nutrient Reserves to Breeding American Coots: A Reassessment. The Condor 99: 91-103.

Arnold, T.W., J.E. Thompson, and C.D. Ankney. 1997. Using Post-Ovulatory Follicles to Determine Laying Histories of American Coots: Implications for Nutrient-Reserve Studies. Journal of Field Ornithology 68 (1): 19-25.

Leafloor, J.O., J.E. Thompson, and C.D. Ankney. 1996. Body Mass and Carcass Composition of Fall Migrant Oldsquaws. Wilson Bulletin 108 (3): 567-572.

Nudds, T.D., M.W. Miller, and C.D. Ankney. 1996. Black Ducks: Harvest, Mallards, or Habitat? Proceedings of the 7th International Waterfowl Symposium. 50-60.



Chen, Y., and B.G. Atkinson. 1997. Role of the Rana catesbeiana Homologue of C/EBPa in the Reprogramming of Gene Expression in the Liver of Metamorphosing Tadpoles. Developmental Genetics 20: 152-162.

Hong, J., W.L. Salo, Y. Chen, B.G. Atkinson, and P.M. Anderson. 1996. The Promoter of the Carbamoyl-Phosphate Synthetase III Gene of Squalus acanthias. Journal of Molecular Evolution 43: 602-609.



Mitchell, J.S., R.C. Bailey, and R.W. Knapton. 1996. Abundance of Dreissina polymorpha and Dreissena burgensis in a warm-water plume: effects of depth and temperature. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 53: 1705-1712.



Caveney, S., H.M. McLean, I. Watson, and A.N. Starratt. 1996. Affinity of an Insect Na+-Dependent Glutamate Transporter for Plant-Derived Cyclic Substrates. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 26 (10): 1027-1036.

Starratt, A.N., and S. Caveney. 1996. Quinoline-2-Carboxylic Acids from Ephedra Species. Phytochemistry 42 (5): 1477-1478.

Wright, J.C., S. Caveney, M.J. O'Donnell, and J. Reichert. 1996. Increases in Tissue Amino Acid Levels in Response to Ammonia Stress in the Terrestrial Isopod Porcellio scaber Latr. Journal of Experimental Zoology 274: 265-274.



Dean, R.L. 1996. Plotting Rates of Photosynthesis as a Function of Light Quantity. American Biology Teacher 58 (7): 424-.



Brown, T.J., and P. Handford. 1996. Acoustic Signal Amplitude Patterns: A Computer Simulation Investigation of the Acoustic Adaptation Hypothesis. The Condor 98 (3): 608-623.



Havelka, M.A., and J.S. Millar. 1996. Multiple Nest Boxes per Station in the Study of Peromyscus leucopus. American Midland Naturalist 135: 376-380.

Ribble, D.O., and J.S. Millar. 1996. The mating system of northern populations of Peromyscus maniculatus as revealed by radiotelemetry and DNA fingerprinting. Ecoscience 3 (4): 423-428.

Topping, M.G., and J.S. Millar. 1996. Foraging movements of female bushy-tailed wood rats (Neotoma cinerea). Canadian Journal of Zoology 74: 798-801.

Woolfenden, B.E., and J.S. Millar. 1997. Effects of salt on the growth and timing of reproduction of the deer mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus borealis). Canadian Journal of Zoology 75: 110-115.



Eros, S.K., and C.L. Milligan. 1996. The Effect of Cortisol on Recovery from Exhaustive Exercise in Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss): Potential Mechanisms of Action. Physiological Zoology 69 (5): 1196-1214.

McDonald, G., and C.L. Milligan. 1997. Ionic, osmotic and acid-based regulation in stress. Fish Stress and Health in Aquaculture. G.K. Iwama, A.D. Pickering, J.P. Sumpter, and C.B. Schreck. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 119-144. Society for Experimental Biology Seminar Series, 62.

Milligan, C.L. 1996. Metabolic Recovery from Exhaustive Exercise in Rainbow Trout. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 113A (1): 51-60.

Milligan, C.L. 1997. The role of cortisol in amino acid mobilization and metabolism following exhaustive exercise in rainbow trout (Oncorchynchus mykiss Walbaum). Fish Physiology and Biochem. 16: 119-128.



Guichet, A., J.W.R. Copeland, M. Erdélyi, D. Hlousek, P. Závorszky, J. Ho, S. Brown, A. Percival-Smith, H.M. Krause, and A. Ephrussi. 1997. The nuclear receptor homologue Ftz-F1 and the homeodomain protein Ftz are mutually dependent cofactors. Nature 385 (Feb.): 548-552.



Andrews, J.D., D.N. Mancini, S.M. Singh, and D.I. Rodenhiser. 1996. Site and sequence specific DNA methylation in the neurofibromatosis (NF1) gene includes C5839T: the site of the recurrent substitution mutation in exon 31. Human Molecular Genetics 5 (4): 503-507.

Hill, K.A., and S.M. Singh. 1997. The evolution of species-type specificity in the global DNA sequence organization of mitochondrial genomes. Genome 40: 342-356.

O'Reilly, R.L., and S.M. Singh. 1996. Retroviruses and Schizophrenia Revisited. American Journal of Medical Genetics (Neuropsychiatric Genetics) 67: 19-24.

Reimer, D.I., and S.M. Singh. 1996. Distinct mRNA-Binding Proteins Interacting with Short Repeat Sequences of the 3' UTR May Be Involved in the Post-Transcriptional Regulation of the Mouse Catalase Gene, Cas-1. DNA and Cell Biology 15 (4): 317-328.

Reimer, D.L., M.B. Bally, and S.M. Singh. 1997. Human gene therapy: principles and modern advances. Biotechnology Annual Review 3: 59-110.

Rodenhiser, D.I., J.D. Andrews, D.N. Mancini, J.H. Jung, and S.M. Singh. 1997. Homonucleotide tracts, short repeats and CpG/CpNpG motifs are frequent sites for heterogeneous mutations in the Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) tumour-suppressor gene. Mutation Research 373: 185-195.

Rodenhiser, D.I., P. Chakraborty, J. Andrews, P. Ainsworth, D. Mancini, E. Lopes, and S.M. Singh. 1996. Heterogeneous point mutations in the BRCA1 breast cancer susceptibility gene occur in high frequency at the site of homonucleotide tracts, short repeats and methylatable CpG/CpNpG motifs. Oncogene 12: 2623-2629.

Singh, S.M., C.F.P. George, R.N. Ott, C. Rattazzi, C. Guilleminault, W.C. Dement, and E. Mignot. 1996. IgH (m-Switch and g-1) Region Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism in Human Narcolepsy. Journal of Clinical Immunology 16 (4): 208-215.

Singh, S.M., D.I. Rodenhiser, J.H. Ott, and P.J. Ainsworth . 1996. Strategies and applications of DNA level diagnosis in genetic diseases: past experiences and future directions. Biotechnology Annual Review 2: 407-444.

Tagliabracci, C.E., and S.M. Singh. 1996. Genetic Regulation of Gene-Specific mRNA by Ethanol in Vivo and Its Possible Role in Ethanol Preference in a Cross with RI Lines in Mice. Biochemical Genetics 34 (5/6): 219-238.