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Graduate Student Publications

There are currently over 170 publications in the past four years!

Please send any publication information to Richard at rharri66@uwo.ca or Trish at ttully@uwo.ca


Austin, C.J., Moehring, A.J. 2013. Optimal temperature range of a plastic species, Drosophila simulans. Journal of Animal Ecology

Bothwell, H., Bisbing, S., Therkildsen, N.O., Crawford, L.A., Alvarez, N., Holderegger, R., Manel, S. 2013. Identifying genetic signatures of selection in a non-model species, alpine gentian (Gentiana nivalis L.), using a landscape genetic approach. Conservation Genetics 14: 467-481.

Brady, C.S., Petrie, S.A., Schummer, M.L., Badzinski, S.S., Belzile, N., Chen, Y. 2013. Effects of dietary selenium on the health and survival of captive wintering lesser scaup. Environmental Pollution 175: 8-15.

Breckels, R.D., Garner, S.R., Neff, B.D. 2013. Rapid evolution in response to increased temperature maintains population viability despite genetic erosion in a tropical ectotherm. Evolutionary Ecology

Clare, E.L., Adams, A.M., Maya-Simoes, A., Eger, J., Hebert, P.D.N., Fenton, M.B. 2013. Diversification and reproductive isolation: Cryptic species in the only New World high-duty cycle bat, Pteronotus parnellii. BMC Evolutionary Biology 13: 26.

Colborne, S.F., Robinson, B.W. 2013. Effect of nutritional condition on variation in d13C and d15N stable isotope values in pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus) fed different diets. Environmental Biology of Fishes 96: 543-554.

Creed, I.F., Webster, K.L., Braun, G.L., Bourbonniere, R.A., Beall, F.D. 2013. Topographically regulated traps of dissolved organic carbon create hotspots of carbon dioxide efflux from forest soils. Biogeochemistry 112: 149-164.

Hoffman, K., Yoo, H., Karagiannis, J. 2013. Synthetically engineered rpb1 alleles altering RNA Pol II carboxy terminal domain phosphorylation induce discrete morphogenetic defects in Schizosaccharomyces pombe. Comm Int Biol  6: e23954.

Houde, A.L.S., Wilson, C.C., Neff, B.D. 2013. Genetic architecture of survival and fitness-related traits in two populations of Atlantic salmon. Heredity

Kaldis, A., Ahmad, A., Reid, A., McGarvey, B., Brandle, J., Ma, S., Jevnikar, A., Kohalmi, S.E., Menassa, R. 2013. High level production of human interleukin-10 fusions in tobacco cell suspension cultures. Plant Biotechnology Journal 11: 535-545.

Lam, F., McNeil, J.N., Donly, C. 2013. Octopamine receptor gene expression in three lepidopteran species of insect. Peptides 41: 66-73.

Mantha, K., Kleiber, M.L., Singh, S.M. 2013. Neurodevelopmental timing of ethanol exposure may contribute to observed heterogeneity of behavioral deficits in a mouse model of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. Journal of Behavioral and Brain Science 3: 88-99.

McGuire, L.P., Fenton, M.B., Guglielmo, C.G. 2013. Seasonal upregulation of catabolic enzymes and fatty acid transporters in the flight muscle of migrating hoary bats, Lasiurus cinereus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B 165: 138–143.

McGuire, L.P., Fenton, M.B., Guglielmo, C.G. 2013. Phenotypic flexibility in migrating bats: Seasonal variation in body composition, organ sizes and fatty acid profiles. Journal of Experimental Biology 216: 800-808.

McNiven, V.T.K., Moehring, A.J. 2013. Identification of a genetically linked female preference and male trait. Evolution 67: 2155–2165.

Price, E.R., Armstrong, C., Guglielmo, C.G., Staples, J.F. 2013. Selective mobilization of saturated fatty acids occurs in isolated adipocytes of hibernating 13-lined ground squirrels Ictidomys tridecemlineatus. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 86: 205-212.

Price, E.R., Jones, T.T., Wallace, B.P., Guglielmo, C.G. 2013. Serum triglycerides and ß-hydroxybutyrate predict feeding status in green turtles (Chelonia mydas): Evaluating a single blood sample method for assessing feeding/fasting in reptiles. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 439: 176-180.

Proshek, B., Crawford, L.A., Davis, C.S., Desjardins, S., Henderson, A.E., Sperling, F.A.H. 2013. Apodemia mormo in Canada: Population genetic data support prior conservation ranking. Journal of Insect Conservation 17: 155-170.

Rodgers, C.M.C., Neff, B.D., Knapp, R. 2013. Androgen-mediated nurturing and aggressive behaviors during paternal care in bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus). Hormones and Behavior 63: 454-461.

Schmidt, K.L., McCallum, E.S., MacDougall-Shackleton, E.A., MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A. 2013. Early-life stress affects the behavioral and neural response of female song sparrows to conspecific song. Animal Behaviour 85: 825–837.

Seewagen, C.L., Guglielmo, C.G., Morbey, Y.E. 2013. Stopover refueling rate underlies protandry and seasonal variation in migration timing of songbirds. Behavioral Ecology  24: 634-642.

Simmons, J., D'Souza, O., Rheault, M., Donly, C. 2013. Multidrug resistance protein gene expression in Trichoplusia ni caterpillars. Insect Molecular Biology 22: 62-71.

Sinclair, B.J., Stinziano, J.R., Williams, C.M., MacMillan, H.A., Marshall, K.E., Storey, K.B. 2013. Real-time measurement of metabolic rate during freezing and thawing of the wood frog, Rana sylvatica: Implications for overwinter energy use. Journal of Experimental Biology 216: 292-302.

Smith, C.A., Newson, T.A., Hutnik, C.M.L., Hill, K.A. 2013. Identification of anomalous features of intravitreal injections using micro-computed tomography. Current Eye Research 38: 375-380.

Zhang, Q., Lee, J., Pandurangan, S., Clarke, M., Pajak, A., Marsolais, F. 2013. Characterization of Arabidopsis serine:glyoxylate aminotransferase, AGT1, as an asparagine aminotransferase. Phytochemistry 85: 30-35.


Adams, A.M., Jantzen, M.K., Hamilton, R.M., Fenton, M.B. 2012. A comparison of bat detectors: Performance with synthetic playback and free-flying bats. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 3: 992-998.

Akhter, M.F., Macfie, S.M. 2012. Species-specific relationship between transpiration and cadmium translocation in lettuce, barley and radish. Journal of Plant Studies 1: 2-13.

Akhter, M.F., McGarvey, B., Macfie, S.M. 2012. Reduced translocation of Cd from roots is associated with increased production of phytochelatins and their precursors. Journal of Plant Physiology 169: 1821-1829.

Bing, X., Zhang, J., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. A comparison of Frost expression among species and life stages of Drosophila. Insect Molecular Biology 21: 31-39.

Brown, J.C.L., Chung, D.J., Belgrave, K.R., Staples, J.F. 2012. Mitochondrial metabolic suppression and reactive oxygen species production in liver and skeletal muscle of hibernating thirteen-lined ground squirrels. American Journal of Physiology 302: R15-R28.

Brown, J.C.L., Marshall, K.E., Fieldes, M.A., Staples, J.F. 2012. Differences in tissue concentrations of hydrogen peroxide in the roots and cotyledons of annual and perennial species of flax (Linum) and the mechanisms responsible. Botany 90: 1015-1027.

Crawford, L.A., Koscinski, D., Keyghobadi, N. 2012. A call for more transparent reporting of error rates: The quality of AFLP data in ecological and evolutionary research. Molecular Ecology 21: 5911-5917.

Grewal, C., Hickmott, J., Rentas, S., Karagiannis, J. 2012. A conserved histone deacetylase with a role in the regulation of cytokinesis in Schizosaccharomyces pombe. Cell Division 7: 13.

Hwang, J.T.K., Kelly, G.M. 2012. GATA6 and FOXA2 regulate Wnt6 expression during extraembryonic endoderm formation. Stem Cells and Development 21: 3220-3232.

Ivanov, A., Kameka, A., Bruneau, L., Pajak, A., Beyaert, R., Hernández-Sebastià, C., Marsolais, F. 2012. Arabidopsis mutants lacking asparaginases develop normally but exhibit enhanced root inhibition by exogenous asparagine. Amino Acids 42: 2307-2318.

Ivanov, D., Bernards, M.A. 2012. Extracellular b-glycosidases and the pathogenicity of P. irregulare on ginseng (Panax quinqufolius). Phytochemistry 78: 44-53.

Kanippayoor, R., Moehring, A.J. 2012. Allelic expression of Drosophila protamines during spermatogenesis. International Journal of Evolutionary Biology 2012: 947381.

Kleiber, M.L., Laufer, B.I., Wright, E., Diehl, E.J., Singh, S.M. 2012. Long-term alterations to the brain transcriptome in a maternal voluntary consumption model of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Brain Research 1458: 18-33.

Krizevski, R., Bar, E., Shalit, O., Levy, A., Hagel, J.M., Kilpatrick, K., Marsolais, F., Facchini, P.J., Ben-Shabat, S., Sitrit, Y., Lewinsohn, E. 2012. Benzaldehyde is a precursor of phenylpropylamino alkaloids as revealed by targeted metabolic profiling and comparative biochemical analyses in Ephedra spp. Phytochemistry 81: 71-79.

Lalouette, L., Williams, C.M., Cottin, M., Sinclair, B.J., Renault, D. 2012. Thermal Biology of the alien ground beetle Merizodius soledadinus introduced to the Kerguelen Islands. Polar Biology 35: 509-517.

Laturney, M., Moehring, A.J. 2012. Fine-scale genetic analysis of species-specific female preference in Drosophila simulans. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25: 1718-1731.

Laturney, M., Moehring, A.J. 2012. The genetic basis of female mate preference and species isolation in Drosophila. International Journal of Evolutionary Biology 2012: 328392.

MacMillan, H.A., Williams, C.M., Staples, J.F., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. Reestablishment of ion homeostasis during chill-coma recovery in the cricket Gryllus pennsylvanicus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 109: 20750-20755.

MacMillan, H.A., Williams, C.M., Staples, J.F., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. Metabolism and energy supply below the critical thermal minimum of a chill-susceptible insect. Journal of Experimental Biology 215: 1366-1372.

Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. The impacts of repeated cold exposure in insects Journal of Experimental Biology 215: 1607-1613.

Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. Threshold temperatures mediate the impact of reduced snow cover on overwintering freeze tolerant caterpillars. Naturwissenschaften 99: 33-41.

McGuire, L.P., Guglielmo, C.G., Mackenzie, S.A., Taylor, P.D. 2012. Migration stopover in the North American long-distance migrant silver-haired bat, Lasionycteris noctivagans. Journal of Animal Ecology 81: 377-385.

Moise, E.R.D., Henry, H.A.L. 2012. Interactions of herbivore exclusion with warming and N addition in a grass-dominated temperate old field. Oecologia 169: 1127-1136.

Muñoz, N.J., Breckels, R.D., Neff, B.D. 2012. The metabollic, locomotor and sex-dependent effects of elevated temperature on Trinidadian guppies: limited capacity for acclimation. Journal of Experimental Biology 215: 3436-3441.

Nebel, S., Bauchinger, U., Buehler, D.M., Langlois, L.A., Boyles, M., Gerson, A.R., Price, E.R., McWilliams, S.R., Guglielmo, C.G. 2012. Constitutive immune function in European starlings Sturnus vulgaris is decreased in response to endurance flight in a wind tunnel. Journal of Experimental Biology 215: 272-278.

Pandurangan, S., Pajak, A., Molnar, S.J., Cober, E.R., Dhaubhadel, S., Hernández-Sebastià, C., Kaiser, W.M., Nelson, R.L., Huber, S.C., Marsolais, F. 2012. Relationship between asparagine metabolism and protein concentration in soybean seed. Journal of Experimental Botany 63: 3173-3184.

Rasic, G., Keyghobadi, N. 2012. The pitcher plant flesh fly exhibits a mixture of patchy and metapopulation attributes. Journal of Heredity 103: 703-710.

Rasic, G., Keyghobadi, N. 2012. From broad scale patterns to fine scale processes: Habitat structure influences genetic differentiation in the pitcher plant midge across multiple spatial scales. Molecular Ecology 21: 223-236.

Rentas, S., Saberianfar, R., Grewal, C., Kanippayoor, R., Mishra, M., McCollum, D., Karagiannis, J. 2012. The SET domain protein, Set3p, promotes the reliable execution of cytokinesis in Schizosaccharomyces pombe. PLoS ONE 7: e31224.

Rivera, K.G., Díaz, J., Chavarría-Díaz, F., Garcia, M., Urb, M., Thorn, R.G., Louis-Seize, G., Janzen, D.H., Seifert, K.A. 2012. Penicillium mallochii and Penicillium guanacastense, two new species isolated from Costa Rican caterpillars. Mycotaxon 119: 315-328.

Schmidt, K.L., Furlonger, A.A., Lapierre, J.M., MacDougall-Shackleton, E.A., MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A. 2012. Regulation of the HPA axis is related to song complexity and measures of phenotypic quality in song sparrows. Hormones and Behavior 61: 652-659.

Schmidt, K.L., MacDougall-Shackleton, E.A., MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A. 2012. Developmental stress has sex-specific effects on nestling growth and adult metabolic rates but no effect on adult body size or body composition in song sparrows. Journal of Experimental Biology 215: 3207-3217.

Schummer, M.L., Petrie, S.A., Bailey, R.C., Badzinski, S.S. 2012. Factors affecting lipid reserves and foraging activity of buffleheads, common goldeneyes, and long tailed ducks during winter at Lake Ontario. Condor 114: 62-74.

Sinclair, B.J., Williams, C.M., Terblanche, J.S. 2012. Variation in thermal performance among insect populations. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 85: 594-606.

Smith, C.A., Newson, T.A., Leonard, K.C., Holdsworth, D.W., Barfett, J., Hutnik, C.M.L., Hill, K.A. 2012. A framework for modeling ocular drug transport and flow through the eye using micro-CT. Physics in Medicine and Biology 57: 6295-6307.

Smith, H.J., Sheikh, H.I., Dyson, M.W., Olino, T.M., Laptook, R.S., Durbin, C.E., Hayden, E.P., Singh, S.M., Klein, D.N. 2012. Parenting and child DRD4 genotype interact to predict children's early emerging effortful control. Child Development 83: 1932-1944.

Sobek-Swant, S., Crosthwaite, J.C., Lyons, D.B., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. Could phenotypic plasticity limit an invasive species? Incomplete reversibility of mid-winter deacclimation in emerald ash borer. Biological Invasions 14: 115-125.

Stover, H.S., Thorn, R.G., Bowles, J.M., Bernards, M.A., Jacobs, C. 2012. Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and vascular plant species abundance and community structure in tallgrass prairies with varying agricultural disturbance histories. Applied Soil Ecology 60: 61-70.

Summers, K.L., Mahrok, A.K., Dryden, M.D.M., Stillman, M.J. 2012. Structural properties of metal-free apometallothioneins. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 425: 485-492.

Sutherland, D.E.K., Summers, K.L., Stillman, M.J. 2012. Modeling the Zn2+ and Cd2+ metalation mechanism in mammalian metallothionein 1a. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 426: 601-607.

Sutherland, D.E.K., Summers, K.L., Stillman, M.J. 2012. Noncooperative metalation of metallothionein 1a and its isolated domains. Biochemistry 51: 6690-6700.

Thompson, T.A., Thorn, R.G., Smith, K.T. 2012. Hypholoma lateritium isolated from coarse woody debris, the forest floor, and mineral soil in a deciduous forest in New Hampshire. Botany 90: 457-464.

Vermunt, B., Cuddington, K., Sobek-Swant, S., Crosthwaite, J.C., Lyons, D.B., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. Temperatures experienced by wood-boring beetles in the under-bark microclimate. Forest Ecology and Management 269: 149-157.

Ware, L.L., Petrie, S.A., Bailey, R.C., Badzinski, S.S., Schummer, M.L., Chen, Y., Belzile, N. 2012. Effects of elevated selenium on body condition, oxidative stress, and organ health in greater scaup wintering on Lake Ontario. Wildlife Society Bulletin 36: 506-511.

Warren, M.A., Morbey, Y.E. 2012. Migration timing in female kokanee salmon: Diel patterns and effects of maturation state. Journal of Fish Biology 81: 1234-1247.

Wen, J.W.H., Hwang, J.T.K., Kelly, G.M. 2012. Reactive oxygen species and Wnt signaling crosstalk patterns mouse extraembryonic endoderm. Cell Signal 24: 2337-2348.

Williams, C.M., Hellmann, J.J., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. Lepidopteran species differ in susceptibility to winter warming. Climate Research 53: 119-130.

Williams, C.M., Marshall, K.E., MacMillan, H.A., Dzurisin, J.D.K., Hellmann, J.J., Sinclair, B.J. 2012. Thermal variability increases the impact of autumnal warming and drives metabolic depression in an overwintering butterfly. PLoS ONE 7: e34470.


Armstrong, C., Thomas, R., Price, E.R., Guglielmo, C.G., Staples, J.F. 2011. Remodeling mitochondrial membrane during arousal from hibernation. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 84: 438-449.

Badzinski, S.S., Kennedy, L., Petrie, S.A., Schummer, M.L. 2011. Variation in body composition and digestive organs of tundra swans during migration at Long Point, Lake Erie, Ontario. Waterbirds 34: 468-475.

Bross, C.D., Corea, O.R.A., Kaldis, A., Menassa, R., Bernards, M.A., Kohalmi, S.E. 2011. Complementation of the pha2 yeast mutant suggests functional differences for arogenate dehydratases from Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 49: 882-890.

Brown, J.C.L., Staples, J.F. 2011. Suppression of mitochondrial metabolism during daily torpor and fasting in house mice (Mus musculus) and dwarf Siberian hamsters (Phodopus sungorus): Consequences for reactive oxygen species release. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 84: 467-480.

Cerasale, D.J., Zajac, D.M., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Behavioural and physiological effects of photoperiod-induced migratory state and leptin on a migratory bird, Zonotrichia albicollis: I. Anorectic effects of leptin administration. General and Comparative Endocrinology 174: 276-286.

Chung, D., Lloyd, G.P., Thomas, R.H., Guglielmo, C.G., Staples, J.F. 2011. Mitochondrial respiration and succinate dehydrogenase are suppressed early during entrance into a hibernation bout, but membrane remodeling is only transient. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 181: 699-711.

Colborne, S.F., Bellemare, M.C., Peres-Neto, P.R., Neff, B.D. 2011. Morphological and swim performance variation among reproductive tactics of bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 68: 1802-1810.

Conley, A.J., Joensuu, J.J., Richman, A., Menassa, R. 2011. Protein body-inducing fusions for high-level production and purification of recombinant proteins in plants. Plant Biotechnology Journal 9: 419-433.

Conley, A.J., Zhu, H., Le, L.C., Jevnikar, A.M., Lee, B.H., Brandle, J.E., Menassa, R. 2011. Recombinant protein production in a variety of Nicotiana hosts: A comparative analysis. Plant Biotechnology Journal 9: 434-444.

Crawford, L.A., Desjardins, S., Keyghobadi, N. 2011. Fine-scale genetic structure of an endangered population of the Mormon metalmark butterfly (Apodemia mormo) revealed using AFLPs. Conservation Genetics 12: 991-1001.

Crosthwaite, J.C., Sobek, S., Lyons, D.B., Bernards, M.A., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. The overwintering physiology of the emerald ash borer, Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). Journal of Insect Physiology 57: 166-173.

Deimling, S.J., Drysdale, T.A. 2011. FGF is required to regulate anterior posterior patterning in the Xenopus lateral plate mesoderm. Mechanisms of Development 128: 327-341. Dzal, Y., McGuire, L.P., Veselka, N., Fenton, M.B. 2011. Going, going, gone: The impact of white-nose syndrome on the summer activity of the little brown bat (Myotis lucifugus). Biology Letters 7: 392-394.

Enanga, E.M., Shivoga, W.A., Maina-Gichaba, C., Creed, I.F. 2011. Effectiveness of riparian buffer strips in mitigating changes in soil properties related to land use activities, in River Njoro watershed, Kenya. Water, Air and Soil Pollution 218: 587-601.

Farrell, T.M., Weaver, K., An, Y.S., MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A. 2011. Song bout length is indicative of spatial learning in European starlings. Behavioral Ecology. doi: 10.1093/beheco/arr162.

Gerson, A.R., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Endurance flight at low ambient humidity increases protein catabolism in migratory birds. Science 333: 1434-1436.

Gerson, A.R., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. House sparrows (Passer domesticus) increase protein catabolism in response to water restriction. American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology 300: R925-R930.

Guglielmo, C.G., McGuire, L.P., Gerson, A.R., Seewagen, C.L. 2011. Simple, rapid, and non-invasive measurement of fat, lean, and total water masses of live birds using quantitative magnetic resonance. Journal of Ornithology 152: 75-85.

Hagel, J.M., Krizevski, R., Kilpatrick, K., Sitrit, Y., Marsolais, F., Lewinsohn, E., Facchini, P.J. 2011. Expressed sequence tag analysis of khat (Catha edulis) provides a putative molecular biochemical basis for the biosynthesis of phenylpropylamino alkaloids. Genetics and Molecular Biology 34: 640-646.

Kleiber, M.L., Wright, E., Singh, S.M. 2011. Maternal voluntary drinking in C57BL/6J mice: Advancing a model for fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Behavioural Brain Research 223: 376-387.

Koscinski, D., Crawford, L.A., Kelly, H.A., Keyghobadi, N. 2011. Effects of different methods of non-lethal tissue sampling on butterflies. Ecological Entomology 36: 301-308.

Krawetz, R., Taiani, J., Greene, A., Kelly, G.M., Rancourt, D.E. 2011. Rho kinase inhibition with Y-27632 reduces endoderm lineage specification during directed differentiation of P19 teratocarcinoma cells. PLoS ONE 6: e26484.

Kryski, K.R., Smith, H.J., Sheikh, H.I., Singh, S.M., Hayden, E.P. 2011. Assessing stress reactivity indexed via salivary cortisol in preschool-aged children. Psychoneuroendocrinology 36: 1127-1136.

Labbé, R., Caveney, S., Donly, C. 2011. Expression of multidrug resistance proteins is localized principally to the Malpighian tubules in larvae of the cabbage looper moth, Trichoplusia ni. Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 937-944.

Labbé, R., Caveney, S., Donly, C. 2011. Genetic analysis of the xenobiotic resistance-associated ABC gene subfamilies of the Lepidoptera. Insect Molecular Biology 20: 243-256.

Laliberté, A.M., Macpherson, T.C., Micks, T., Yan, A., Hill, K.A. 2011. Vision deficits precede structural losses in a mouse model of mitochondrial dysfunction and progressive retinal degeneration. Experimental Eye Research 93: 833-841.

Lalouette, L., Williams, C.M., Hervant, F., Sinclair, B.J., Renault, D. 2011. Metabolic rate and oxidative stress in insects exposed to low temperature thermal fluctuations. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A 158: 229-234.

Lapierre, J.M., Mennill, D.J., MacDougall-Shackleton, E.A. 2011. Spatial and age-related variation in advertisement of shared song elements by song sparrows: Old males sing the hits. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 65: 2149-2160.

Lazure, L., Fenton, M.B. 2011. High duty cycle echolocation and prey detection by bats. Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 1131-1137.

Li, X., Gao, P., Cui, D., Wu, L., Parkin, I., Saberianfar, R., Menassa, R., Pan, H., Westcott, N., Gruber, M.Y. 2011. The Arabidopsis tt19-4 mutant differentially accumulates proanthocyanidin and anthocyanin through a 3' amino acid substitution in glutathione S-transferase. Plant, Cell and Environment 34: 374-388.

Lobo, N., Millar, J.S. 2011. The efficacy of conifer seeds as major food resources to deer mice (Peromyscus maniculatus) and southern red-backed voles (Myodes gapperi). Mammalian Biology 76: 274-284.

Luloff, T.W., Wishart, A.E., Addison, S.M., MacDougall-Shackleton, S.A., Hill, K.A. 2011. Radiation exposure differentially affects songbird 8-hydroy-2’deoxyguanosine plasma profiles: Ionizing radiation damage response in songbirds. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis 52: 658-663.

MacAlpine, J.L.P., Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. The effects of CO2 and chronic cold exposure on fecundity of female Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Insect Physiology 57: 35-37.

MacMillan, H.A., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. Mechanisms underlying insect chill-coma. Journal of Insect Physiology 57: 12-20.

MacMillan, H.A., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. The role of the gut in insect chilling-injury: Cold-induced disruption of osmoregulation in the fall field cricket, Gryllus pennsylvanicus. Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 726-734.

Maiti, S., Kumar, K.H., Castellani, C.A., O'Reilly, R., Singh, S.M. 2011. Ontogenetic de novo copy number variations (CNVs) as a source of genetic individuality: Studies on two families with MZD twins for schizophrenia. PLoS ONE 6: e17125.

Marklevitz, S.A.C., Fryer, B.J., Gonder, D., Yang, Z., Johnson, J., Moerke, A., Morbey, Y.E. 2011. Use of otolith chemistry to discriminate juvenile Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) from different wild populations and hatcheries in Lake Huron. Journal of Great Lakes Research 37: 698-706.

Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. The sublethal effects of repeated freezing in the woolly bear caterpillar Pyrrharctia isabella. Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 1205-1212.

Maxwell, S.A., Thistlewood, H., Keyghobadi, N. 2011. Analysis of single-copy, nuclear microsatellite markers from flies collected on sticky traps. Journal of Applied Entomology 135: 641-646.

McGuire, L.P., Rattcliffe, J.M. 2011. Light enough to travel: Migratory bats have smaller brains, but not larger hippocampi, than sedentary species. Biology Letters 7: 233-236.

McNiven, V.T.K., LeVassuer-Viens, H., Kanippayoor, R., Laturney, M., Moehring, A.J. 2011. The genetic basis of evolution, adaptation and speciation. Molecular Ecology 20: 5119-5122.

Murray, H., Pinchin, T., Macfie, S.M. 2011. Compost application affects metal uptake in plants grown in urban garden soils and potential human health risk. Journal of Soils and Sediments 11: 815-829.

Nyamukondiwa, C., Terblanche, J.S., Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. Basal cold- but not heat-tolerance constrains plasticity among Drosophila species (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24: 1927-1938.

Price, E.R., Bauchinger, U., Zajac, D.M., Cerasale, D.J., McFarlan, J.T., Gerson, A.R., McWilliams, S.R., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Migration- and exercise-induced changes to flight muscle size in migratory birds and association with IGF-1 and myostatin mRNA expression. Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 2823-2831.

Price, E.R., Staples, J.F., Milligan, C.L., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Carnitine palmitoyl transferase activity and whole muscle oxidation rates vary with fatty acid substrate in avian flight muscles. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 18: 565-573.

Prtenjaca, A., Hill, K.A. 2011. Mutation frequency is not elevated in the cerebellum of harlequin/Big Blue® mice but class II deletions occur preferentially in young harlequin cerebellum. Mutation Research 707: 53-60.

Raffoul, M., Hecnar, S.J., Prezioso, S., Hecnar, D., Thompson, G.J. 2011. Trap response and genetic structure of Eastern subterranean termites (Isoptera, Rhinotermitidae) in Point Pelee National Park, Ontario, Canada. The Canadian Entomologist 143: 263-271.

Ransberry, V.E., MacMillan, H.A., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. The relationship between chill-coma onset and recovery at the extremes of the thermal window of Drosophila melanogaster. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 84: 553-559.

Saberianfar, R., Cunningham-Dunlop, S., Karagiannis, J. 2011. Global gene expression analysis of fission yeast mutants impaired in Ser-2 phosphorylation of the RNA pol II carboxy terminal domain. PLoS ONE 6: e24694.

Schummer, M.L., Petrie, S.A., Badzinski, S.S., Deming, M., Chen, Y., Belzile, N. 2011. Elemental contaminants in livers of mute swans on Lakes Erie and St. Clair. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 61: 677-687.

Seewagen, C.L., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Quantitative magnetic resonance analysis and a morphometric predictive model reveal lean body mass changes in migrating Nearctic-Neotropical migrating passerines. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 181: 413-421.

Seewagen, C.L., Sheppard, C.D., Slayton, E.J., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Plasma metabolites and mass changes of migratory landbirds indicate adequate stopover conditions are available in a heavily urbanized landscape, the New York metropolitan area. Condor 113: 284-297.

Springer, J., Price, E.R., Thomas, R., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Muscle membrane phospholipid class composition in white-throated sparrows in relation to migration. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 123: 116-120.

Strachan, L.A., Tarnowski-Garner, H.E., Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. The evolution of cold tolerance in Drosophila larvae. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 84: 43-53.

Taylor, P.D., Mackenzie, S.A., Thurber, B.J., Calvert, A.M., Mills, A.M., McGuire, L.P., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Landscape movements of migratory birds and bats reveal an expanded scale of stopover. PLoS ONE 6: e27054.

Tremblay, R., Feng, M., Menassa, R., Huner, N.P., Jevnikar, A.M., Ma, S. 2011. High-yield expression of recombinant soybean agglutinin in plants using transient and stable systems. Transgenic Research 20: 345-356.

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Ware, L.L., Petrie, S.A., Badzinski, S.S., Bailey, R.C. 2011. Selenium concentrations in greater scaup and dreissenid mussels during winter on western Lake Ontario. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 61: 292-299.

Warren, M.A., Morbey, Y.E. 2011. Reproductive timing phenotypes in female salmon: True alternatives or extreme variants? Animal Behaviour 82: 1373-1380.

Webster, K.L., Creed, I.F., Beall, F.D., Bourbonniere, R.A. 2011. A topographic template for estimating soil carbon pools in forested landscapes. Geoderma 160: 457-467.

Williams, C.M., Thomas, R.H., MacMillan, H.A., Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. Triacylglyceride measurement in small quantities of homogenised insect tissue: Comparisons and caveats. Journal of Insect Physiology 57: 1602-1613.

Zajac, D.M., Cerasale, D.J., Landman, S., Guglielmo, C.G. 2011. Behavioural and physiological effects of photoperiod-induced migratory state and leptin on Zonotrichia albicollis: II. Effects on fatty acid metabolism. General and Comparative Endocrinology 174: 269-275.

Zhang, J., Marshall, K.E., Westwood, J.T., Clark, M.S., Sinclair, B.J. 2011. Divergent transcriptomic responses to repeated and single cold exposures in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 4021-4029.


Adeniji, B.A., Budimir-Hussey, M.T., Macfie, S.M. 2010.  Production of organic acids and adsorption of Cd on roots of durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L. var durum). Acta Physiologia Plantarum 32: 1063-1072.

Ahmad, A., Pereira, E.O., Conley, A.J., Richman, A.S., Menassa, R. 2010. Green biofactories: Recombinant protein production in plants. Recent Patents on Biotechnology 4: 242-259.

Armstrong, C., Staples, J.F. 2010. The role of succinate dehydrogenase and oxaloacetate in mitochondrial metabolism during mammalian hibernation and arousal. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 180: 775-783.

Ashley, E.P., Hobson, K.A., Van Wilgenburg, S.L., North, N., Petrie, S.A. 2010. Linking Canadian harvested juvenile American black ducks to their natal areas using stable isotope (δD, δ13C, and δ15N) methods. Avian Conservation and Ecology 5: 7.

Bazinet, A.L., Marshall, K.E., MacMillan, H.A., Williams, C.M., Sinclair, B.J. 2010. Rapid changes in desiccation resistance in Drosophila melanogaster are facilitated by changes in cuticular permeability. Journal of Insect Physiology 56: 2006-2012.

Breckels, R.D., Neff, B.D. 2010. Pollution-induced behavioural effects in the brown bullhead (Ameiurus nebolosus). Ecotoxicology 19: 1337-1346. 

Brown, J.C.L., Staples, J.F. 2010. Mitochondrial metabolism during fasting-induced daily torpor in mice (Mus musculus). Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics 1747: 476-486.

Chung, M., Nascone-Yoder, N.M., Grover, S.A., Drysdale, T.A., Wallingford, J.B. 2010. Direct activation of Shroom3 transcription by Pitx proteins drives epithelial morphogenesis in the developing gut. Development 137: 1339-1349.

Conley, A.J., Jevnikar, A.M., Menassa, R., Brandle, J.E. 2010. Temporal and spatial distribution of erythropoietin in transgenic tobacco plants. Transgenic Research 19: 291-298.

Crabbe, R.A., Hill, K.A. 2010. Elevated reactive oxygen species but unaltered mutation frequency and pattern in heart tissue of adult harlequin (hq)/Big Blue® mice. Mutagenesis 91: 64-71.

Garner, S.R., Neff, B.D., Bernards, M.A. 2010. Dietary carotenoid levels affect carotenoid and retinoid allocation in female Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). Journal of Fish Biology 76: 1474-1490.

Hayden, E.P., Klein, D.N., Dougherty, L.R., Olino, T.M., Dyson, M.W., Durbin, C.E., Sheikh, H.I., Singh, S.M. 2010. The role of brain-derived neurotrophic factor genotype, parental depression, and relationship discord in predicting early-emerging negative emotionality. Psychological Science 21: 1678-1685.

Hayden, E.P., Klein, D.N., Dougherty, L.R., Olino, T.M., Laptook, R.S., Dyson, M.W., Bufferd, S.J., Durbin, C.E., Sheikh, H.I., Singh, S.M. 2010. The dopamine D2 receptor gene and depressive and anxious symptoms in childhood: Associations and evidence for gene-environment correlation and gene-environment interaction. Psychiatric Genetics 20: 304-310.

Hayden, E.P., Klein, D.N., Sheikh, H.I., Olino, T.M., Dougherty, L.R., Dyson, M.W., Durbin, C.E., Singh, S.M. 2010. The serotonin transporter promoter polymorphism and childhood positive and negative emotionality. Emotion 10: 696-702.

Joensuu, J.J., Conley, A.J., Lienemann, M., Brandle, J.E., Linder, M.B., Menassa, R. 2010. Hydrophobin fusions for high-level transient protein expression and purification in Nicotiana benthamiana. Plant Physiology 152: 622-633.

Lobo, N., Geary, A.B., Millar, J.S. 2010. Intraspecific behavior of Heather Voles, Phenacomys intermedius. Northwestern Naturalist 91: 165-171.

Lobo, N., Millar, J.S. 2010. Photographic evidence of bobcats, Lynx rufus, in the Kananaskis Valley in Southwestern Alberta. Canadian Field-Naturalist 124: 260-262.

Marshall, K.E., Sinclair, B.J. 2010. Repeated stress exposure results in a survival-reproduction tradeoff in Drosophila melanogaster. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 277: 963-969.

McGuire, L.P., Fenton, M.B. 2010. Hitting the wall: Light affects the obstacle avoidance ability of free-flying little brown bats (Myotis lucifugus). Acta Chiropterologica 12: 247-250.

McGuire, L.P., Guglielmo, C.G. 2010. Quantitative magnetic resonance: A rapid, non-invasive body composition analysis technique for live and salvaged bats. Journal of Mammalogy 91: 1375-1380.

Meyer, S.W., Badzinski, S.S., Petrie, S.A., Ankney, C.D. 2010. Seasonal abundance and species richness of birds using common reed, cattail and meadow marsh habitats at Long Point, Lake Erie, Ontario. Journal of Wildlife Management 74: 1559-1567.

Moise, E.R.D., Henry, H.A.L. 2010. Like moths to a streetlamp: Exaggerated animal densities in plot-level global change field experiments. Oikos 119: 791-795.

Orbach, D.N., Veselka, N., Dzal, Y., Lazure, L., Fenton, M.B. 2010. Drinking and flying: Does alcohol consumption affect the flight and echolocation performance of phyllostomid bats? PLoS ONE 5: e8993.

Potvin, D.A., MacDougall-Shackleton, E.A. 2010. Paternal song complexity predicts fledging, but not hatching, offspring sex ratios in song sparrows Melospiza melodia. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122: 146-152.

Price, E.R. 2010. Dietary lipid composition and avian migratory flight performance: Development of a theoretical framework for avian fat storage. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A-Molecular & Integrative Physiology 157: 297-309.

Price, E.R., McFarlan, J.T., Guglielmo, C.G. 2010. Preparing for migration? The effects of photoperiod and exercise on muscle oxidative enzymes, lipid transporters, and phospholipids in white-crowned sparrows. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 83: 252-262.

Ranathunge, K., Shao, S., Qutob, D., Gijzen, M., Peterson, C.A., Bernards, M.A. 2010. Properties of the soybean seed coat cuticle change during development. Planta 231: 1171-1188.

Schummer, M.L., Badzinski, S.S., Petrie, S.A., Chen, Y., Belzile, N. 2010. Selenium accumulation in sea ducks wintering at Lake Ontario. Archives of Environmental Contaminants and Toxicology 58: 854-862.

Seewagen, C.L. 2010. Threats of environmental mercury to birds: Knowledge gaps and priorities for future research. Bird Conservation International 20: 112-123.

Seewagen, C.L., Guglielmo, C.G. 2010. Effects of fat and lean body mass on migratory landbird stopover duration. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122: 82-87.

Seewagen, C.L., Slayton, E.J., Guglielmo, C.G. 2010. Passerine migrant stopover duration and spatial behavior at an urban stopover site. ACTA Oecologica 36: 484-492.

Sheikh, H.I., Dougherty, L.R., Hayden, E.P., Klein, D.N., Singh, S.M. 2010. Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor gene polymorphism (Leu260Phe) is associated with morning cortisol in preschoolers Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry 34: 980-983.

Sheikh, H.I., Hayden, E.P., Kryski, K.R., Smith, H.J., Singh, S.M. 2010. Genotyping the BDNF rs6265 (val66met) polymorphism by one-step amplified refractory mutation system PCR. Psychiatric Genetics 20: 109-112.

Singh, S.M., Castellani, C.A., O'Reilly, R. 2010. Autism meets schizophrenia via cadherin pathway. Schizophrenia Research 116: 293-294.

Sun, Q., Kelly, G.M. 2010. Post-translational modification of the MAGUK protein CASK leads to its proteasome-dependent degradation. International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology 42: 90-97.

Symons, M.N., Weng, J., Diehl, E.J., Heo, E., Kleiber, M.L., Singh, S.M. 2010. Delineation of the role of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes in alcohol preference in mice. Behavior Genetics 40: 660-671.

Thomas, R.H., Price, E.R., Seewagen, C.L., Mackenzie, S.A., Bernards, M.A., Guglielmo, C.G. 2010. The effects of migratory state, diet, and captivity on preen wax composition of White-throated Sparrows Zonotrichia albicollis. Ibis 152: 782-792.

Ward, T.L., Prtenjaca, A., Hill, K.A. 2010. A novel Escherichia coli-derived mutation detected with the Big Blue® cII mutant selectable assay. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis 51: 344-348.

Williams, C.M., Pelini, S.L., Hellmann, J.J., Sinclair, B.J. 2010. Intra-individual variation allows an explicit test of the hygric hypothesis for discontinuous gas exchange in insects. Biology Letters 6: 274-277.