Leaders in Learning: Publications of Faculty & Staff

 Zoology: 1999-2000



Merendino, M.T., C.D. Ankney, and R.K. Ross. 2000. A helicopter-based survey of waterfowl broods in central Ontario, Canada. Canadian Field Naturalist 113: 296-300.

Rockwell, R.F., and C.D. Ankney. 2000. Snow Geese: Can we pay down the mortgage? Canadian Wildlife Service Occasional Papers, No. 101. 36 pp.

Shutler, D., C.D. Ankney, and A. Mullie. 1999. Blood parasites and duckling growth rates. Canadian Journal of Zoology 77: 1573-1578.

Thompson, J.E., M.R.J. Hill, M.T. Merendino, and C.D. Ankney. 1999. Improving use of morphometric discrimination to identify Canada goose subspecies. Wildlife Society Bulletin 27 (2): 274-280.

Timmermans, S.T.A., and C.D. Ankney. 1999. Does laying order influence growth rates of Common Eider ducklings? A skeptical view. Journal of Avian Biology 30: 323-324.

Zimmerling, J.R., and C.D. Ankney. 2000. A technique that increases detectability of birds during point counts. Journal of Field Ornithology 71: 638-649.



Gauthier, F., M.A. Qadir, P.A. Merrifield, and B.G. Atkinson. 2000. Postembryonic expression of the myosin heavy chain genes in the limb, tail and heart muscles of metamorphosing amphibian tadpoles. Microscopy Research and Technique 50: 458-472.

Merrifield, P.A., and B.G. Atkinson. 2000. Phylogenetic diversity of myosin expression in muscle. Microscopy Research and Technique 50: 425-429.



Bailey, R.C., L. Grapentine, T.J. Stewart, T. Schaner, M.E. Chase, J.S. Mitchell, and R.A. Coulas. 1999. Dreissenidae in Lake Ontario: Impact assessment at the whole lake and Bay of Quinte spatial scales. Journal of Great Lakes Research 25: 482-491.

Kilgour, B.W., R.C. Bailey, and E.T. Howell. 2000. Factors influencing changes in the nearshore benthic community on the Canadian side of Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 26: 272-286.

Linke, S., R.C. Bailey, and J. Schwindt. 1999. Temporal variability of stream bioassessments using benthic macroinvertebrates. Freshwater Biology 42: 575-584.

Mitchell, J.S., R.C. Bailey, and R.W. Knapton. 1999. Source of bias in the use of shell fragments to estimate the size of zebra and quagga mussels (Dreissena polymorpha and Dreissena bugensis). Canadian Journal of Zoology 77: 910-916.



Donly, C., J. Jevnikar, H. McLean, and S. Caveney. 2000. Substrate-stereoselectivity of a high-affinity glutamate transporter cloned from the CNS of the cockroach Diploptera punctata. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 30: 369-376.

Gao, X., S. Caveney, and C. Donly. 1999. Molecular cloning and functional characterization of a GABA transporter from the CNS of the cabbage looper, Trichoplusia ni. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 29: 609-623.

Watson, I., D. Churchill, and S. Caveney. 1999. Characterization of a chloride current in the larval epidermis of the beetle Tenebrio molitor. Journal of Insect Physiology 45: 895-906.

Yarema, C., H. McLean, and S. Caveney. 2000. L-glutamate retrieved with the moulting fluid is processed by a glutamine synthetase in the pupal midgut of Calpodes ethlius. Journal of Insect Physiology 46: 1497-1507.



Dean, R.L. 1999. A Commentary on Experiments with Tyrosinase. The American Biology Teacher 61 (7): 523-527.



Dearden, P., M. Grbic, F. Falciani, F. Mora, and M. Akam. 2000. Maternal expression and early zygotic regulation of the Hox3/zen gene in the grasshopper Schistocerca gregaria. Evolution and Development 2 (5): 1-12.

Ives, A.R., S.S. Schooler, V.J. Jagar, S.E. Knuteson, M. Grbic, and W.M. Settle. 1999. Variability and parasitoid foraging efficiency: A case study of pea aphids and Aphidius ervi. American Naturalist 154: 652-673.

Strand, M.R., and M. Grbic. 1999. Life history shifts and alterations in the early development pf parasitic wasps. Invertebrate Reproduction and Development 36 (1-3): 51-56.



Brown, T.J., and P. Handford. 200. Sound design for vocalizations: quality in the woods, consistency in the fields. The Condor 102: 81-92.

Handford, P. 1999. Descifrando el pasado. 9 (52). 44-60 pp.



Mangos, S., R. Krawetz, and G.M. Kelly. 2000. The translocon-associated protein ß in zebrafish embryogenesis. I. Enhanced expression of transcripts in notochord and hatching gland presursors. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 215: 93-101.

Vanderbeld, B., and G.M. Kelly. 2000. New thoughts on the bg subunit in G protein signal transduction. Biochemistry and Cell Biology 78: 537-550.



Grabas, G., and T.M. Laverty. 1999. Effect of Lythrum salicaria on reproductive success of native wetland plants. Ecoscience 6: 230-242.

Laverty, T.M., and H. Hiemstra. 1999. Dandelion as a competitor to fruit trees for visits by pollen-collecting honey bees. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Ontario 129: 3-8.



Havelka, M.A., and J.S. Millar. 2000. Use of artificial nest sites as a function of age of litter in Peromyscus leucopus. American Midland Naturalist 144: 152-158.

Hubbs, A.H., J.S. Millar, and J.P. Wiebe. 2000. Effect of brief exposure to a potential predator on cortisol concentrations in female Columbian ground squirrels (Spermophilus columbianus). Canadian Journal of Zoology 78: 578-587.

McAdam, A.G., and J.S. Millar. 1999. The effects of dietary protein content on growth and maturation in deer mice. Canadian Journal of Zoology 77: 1822-1828.

Schulte-Hostedde, A.I., and J.S. Millar. 2000. Measuring sexual size dimorphism in the yellow-pine chipmunk (Tamias amoenus). Canadian Journal of Zoology 78: 728-733.

Topping, M.G., J.S. Millar, and J.A. Goddard. 1999. The effects of moonlight on nocturnal activity in the bushy-tailed wood rats (Neotoma cinerea). Canadian Journal of Zoology 77: 480-485.



Laberee, K., and C.L. Milligan. 1999. Lactate transport across sarcolemmal vesicles isolated from rainbow trout white muscle. The Journal of Experimental Biology 202: 2167-2175.

Milligan, C.L., G.B. Hooke, and C. Johnson. 2000. Sustained swimming at low velocity following a bout of exhaustive exercise enhances metabolic recovery in rainbow trout. The Journal of Experimental Biology 203: 921-926.

Wood, C.M., C.L. Milligan, and P.J. Walsh. 1999. Renal responses of trout to chronic respiratory and metabolic acidoses and metabolic alkalosis. American Journal of Physiology 277 (46): R482-R492.



Del Maestro, R.F., R.R. Shivers, W. McDonald, A. Ranger, and J. Megyesi. 1999. The dynamics of malignant cerebral tumor invasion: A dance in three dimensions. Canadian Journal of Neurology 21 (Suppl 1): S130-S131.

Rosenblum, M., and R.R. Shivers. 2000. 'Rings' of F-actin form around the nucleus in cultured human MCF-7 adenocarcinoma cells upon exposure to both taxol and taxotere. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part C 125: 121-131.

Sedlakova, R., R.R. Shivers, and R.F. Del Maestro. 1999. Ultrastructure of the blood-brain barrier in the rabbit. Journal of Submicroscopic Cytology and Pathology 31 (1): 149-161.



Deb-Rinker, P., T.A. Klempan, R.I. O'Reilly, E.F. Torrey, and S.M. Singh. 1999. Molecular characterization of a MSRV-like sequence identified by RDA from monozygotic twin pairs discordant for schizophrenia. Genomics 61: 133-144.

George, C.F.P., and S.M. Singh. 2000. Hypocretin (orexin) pathway to sleep. Lancet 355 (Jan. 1): 6.

Mancini, D.N., S.M. Singh, T.K. Archer, and D.I. Rodenhiser. 1999. Site-specific DNA methylation in neurofibromatosis (NF1) promoter interferes with binding of CREB and SP1 transcription factors. Oncogene 18: 4108-4119.



Staples, J.F., J.J. Hershkowitz, and R.G. Boutilier. 2000. Effects of ambient PO2 and temperature on oxygen uptake in Nautilus pompilius. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 170 (3): 231-236.

Suarez, R.K., J.F. Staples, and J.R.B. Lighton. 1999. Turnover rate of mitochondrial respiratory chain enzymes in flying honeybees (Apis mellifera). Journal of Experimental Zoology 284 (1): 1-6.

Suarez, R.K., J.F. Staples, J.R.B. Lighton, and O. Mathieu-Costello. 2000. Mitochondrial function in flying honeybees (Apis mellifera): Respiratory chain enzymes and electron flux from complex III to oxygen. Journal of Experimental Biology 203: 905-911.



Hubbs, A.H., J.S. Millar, and J.P. Wiebe. 2000. Effect of brief exposure to a potential predator on cortisol concentrations in female Columbian ground squirrels (Spermophilus columbianus). Canadian Journal of Zoology 78: 578-587.

Kavaliers, M., T.S. Perrot-Sinal, D.C. Desjardins, S.K. Cross-Mellor, and J.P. Wiebe. 2000. Antinociceptive effects of the neuroactive steroid, 3a-hydroxy-5a-pregnan-20-one and progesterone in the land snail, Cepaea nemoralis. Neuroscience 95: 807-812.

Weiler, P.J., and J.P. Wiebe. 2000. Plasma membrane receptors for the cancer-regulating progesterone metabolites, 5a -pregnane-3,20-dione and 3a-hydroxy-4-pregnen-20-one in MCF-7 breast cancer cells. Biocheminal and Biophysical Research Communications 272: 731-737.

Wiebe, J.P., A. Kowalik, R.L. Gallardi, O. Egeler, and B.H. Clubb. 2000. Glycerol disrupts tight junction-associated atin microfilaments, occludin, and microtubules in Sertoli cells. Journal of Andrology 21: 625-635.

Wiebe, J.P., D. Muzia, J. Hu, D. Szwajcer, S.A. Hill, and J.L. Seachrist. 2000. The 4-pregnene and 5a-pregnane progesterone metabolites formed in nontumorous and tumorous breast tissue have opposite effects on breast cell proliferation and adhesion. Cancer Research 60: 936-943.