Furcation, field-splitting, and the evolutionary origins of novelty in arthropod photoreceptors. Arthropod structure & development. 36:386–400.. 2007.
Key transitions during the evolution of animal phototransduction: novelty,“tree-thinking,” co-option, and co-duplication. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 47:759–769.. 2007.
The new biology: beyond the Modern Synthesis. Biology direct. 2:30.. 2007.
The origins of novel protein interactions during animal opsin evolution. PLoS One. 2:e1054.. 2007.
A post-synaptic scaffold at the origin of the animal kingdom. PLoS One. 2:e506.. 2007.
A review of Gene Sharing and Evolution: The Diversity of Protein Functions, by Joram Piatigorsky. Evolution & Development. 9:514–516.. 2007.
Today's multiple choice exam:(a) gene duplication;(b) structural mutation;(c) co-option;(d) regulatory mutation;(e) all of the above. Evolution & Development. 9:523–524.. 2007.
Erratic rates of molecular evolution and incongruence of fossil and molecular divergence time estimates in Ostracoda (Crustacea). Molecular phylogenetics and evolution. 48:157–167.. 2008.
Euphilomedes chupacabra (Ostracoda: Myodocopida: Philomedidae), a new demersal marine species from coastal Puerto Rico with male-biased vespertine swimming activity. Zootaxa. 1684:35–57. (954.14 KB). 2008.
Evolutionary history and the effect of biodiversity on plant productivity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 105:17012.. 2008.
Genomics and the evolutionary origins of nervous system complexity. Current opinion in genetics & development. 18:479–492.. 2008.
Jay Hosler, An Evolutionary Novelty: Optical Allusions. Evolution: Education and Outreach. 1:548–551. (212.35 KB). 2008.
Myelin sheaths are formed with proteins that originated in vertebrate lineages. Neuron Glia Biology. 4:137–152.. 2008.
Opening the “black box”: the genetic and biochemical basis of eye evolution. Evolution: Education and Outreach. 1:390–402. (342.38 KB). 2008.
Reconstructing ancestral genome content based on symmetrical best alignments and Dollo parsimony. Bioinformatics. 24:606. (254.73 KB). 2008.
Type II opsins: evolutionary origin by internal domain duplication? Journal of molecular evolution. 66:417–423. (321.78 KB). 2008.
Evidence for light perception in a bioluminescent organ. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 106:9836.. 2009.
On the evolution of the animal phototransduction cascades. Ecology Evolution and Marine Biology. PhD:131. (2.56 MB). 2009.
Ontogeny of sexual dimorphism via tissue duplication in an ostracod (Crustacea). Evolution & Development. 11:233–243.. 2009.
The Amphimedon queenslandica genome and the evolution of animal complexity. Nature. 466:720–726.. 2010.
The evolution of phototransduction from an ancestral cyclic nucleotide gated pathway. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 277:1963.. 2010.
Evolutionary expansion and specialization of the PDZ domains. Molecular biology and evolution. 27:1058–1069.. 2010.
Gene duplication and the origins of morphological complexity in pancrustacean eyes, a genomic approach. BMC evolutionary biology. 10:123.. 2010.