2020 Publications

Albertin, C.B., and Simakov, O. (2020) Cephalopod biology: At the intersection between genomic and organismal novelties. Annual Review of Animal Biosciences 8:71-90. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-animal-021419-083609

Arenas Gómez, C.M., Sabin, K.Z., and Echeverri K. (2020) Wound healing across the animal kingdom: Crosstalk between the immune system and the extracellular matrix. Developmental Dynamics 249(7):834-846. https://doi:10.1002/dvdy.178

Banks, S.M.L.*, Medeiros, A.T.*, McQuillan, M., Wang, L., Ibarraran-Viniegra, A.S., Busch, D.J., Sousa, R., Lafer, E.M., and Morgan, J.R. (2020) Hsc70 ameliorates the vesicle recycling defects caused by excess α-synuclein at synapses. eNeuro 7(1). pii: ENEURO.0448-19.2020.  https://doi.org/10.1523/ENEURO.0448-19.2020. (* equal contributors)

Crawford, K., Diaz Quiroz, J.F., Koenig, C.M., Ahuja, N., Albertin, C.B., and Rosenthal, J.J.C. (2020). Highly efficient knockout of a squid pigmentation gene. Current Biology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.06.099. Online ahead of print.

da Fonseca, R.R.,  Couto, A., Machado, A.M., Brejova, B., Albertin, C.B. Silva, F., Gardner, P., Baril, T., Hayward, A., Campos, A., Ribeiro, Â.M., Barrio-Hernandez, I.,  Hoving, H.-J., Tafur-Jimenez, R., Chu, C., Frazão, B., Petersen, B., Peñaloza, F., Musacchia, F., Alexander, Jr., G.C., Osório, H., Winkelmann, I., Simakov, O., Rasmussen, S., Rahman, M.Z., Pisani, D., Vinther, J., Jarvis, E., Zhang, G.,  Strugnell, J.M., Castro, L.F.C., Fedrigo, O., Patricio, M., Li, Q., Rocha, S., Antunes, A., Wu, Y., Ma, B., Sanges, R., Vinar, T., Blagoev, B., Sicheritz-Ponten, T., Nielsen, R., and Gilbe, M.T.P. (2020). A draft genome sequence of the elusive giant squid, Architeuthis dux. GigaScience 9(1), giz152. https://doi.org/10.1093/gigascience/giz152

Echeverri, K. (2020) The various routes to functional regeneration in the central nervous system. Commnications Biology 3(1):47. https://doi.org/10.1038/s42003-020-0773-z

Furman, B.L.S., Cauret, C.M.S., Knytl, M., Song, X.Y., Premachandra, T., Ofori-Boateng, C., Jordan, D.C., Horb, M.E., and Evans, B.J. (2020). A frog with three sex chromosomes that co-mingle together in nature: Xenopus tropicalis has a degenerate W and a Y that evolved from a Z chromosome. PLOS Genetics 16(11), e1009121-e1009121.  doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1009121

Gilly, W.F., Renken, C., Rosenthal, J.J.C., and Kier, W.M. (2020) Specialization for rapid excitation in fast squid tentacle muscle involves action potentials absent in slow arm muscle. Journal of Experimental Biology 223: jeb218081. https://jeb.biologists.org/content/223/3/jeb218081

Hanlon, R.T., and McManus, G. (2020). Flamboyant cuttlefish behavior: Camouflage tactics and complex colorful reproductive behavior assessed during field studies at Lembeh Strait, Indonesia. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 529(ARTN 151397). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2020.151397

Ishii, H., and Tani, T. (2020). Dynamic organization of cortical actin filaments during the ooplasmic segregation of ascidian Ciona eggs. Molecular Biology of the Cell, mbcE20010083. doi.org/10.1091/mbc.E20-01-0083

Katz, H.R., Fouke, K.E., Losurdo, N.A., and Morgan, J.R. (2020) Recovery of burrowing behavior after spinal cord injury in the larval sea lamprey. Biological Bulletindoi/10.1086/711365

Katz, H.R., Menelaou, E., and Hale, M.E. (2020). Morphological and physiological properties of Rohon-Beard neurons along the zebrafish spinal cord. Journal of Comparative Neurology https://doi.org/10.1002/cne.25033

Kennedy, E.B.L., Buresch, K.C., Boinapally, P., and Hanlon R.T. (2020). Octopus arms exhibit exceptional flexibility. Scientific Reports, in press.

Krueger, J.N., Wilmot, J.H., Teratani-Ota, Y., Puhger, K.R., Nemes, S.E., Crestani, A.P., Lafreniere, M.M., and Wiltgen, B.J. (2020). Amnesia for context fear is caused by widespread disruption of hippocampal activity. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 107295. doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nlm.2020.107295

Laissue, P.P., Roberson, L., Gu, Y., Qian, C., and Smith, D.J. (2020). Long-term imaging of the photosensitive, reef-building coral Acropora muricata using light-sheet illumination. Scientific Reports 10(1): 10369. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-67144-w

Maienschein, J. (2020) Why Have Biologists Studied at the Seashore?  The Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory. In: Matlin, K.S., Maienschein, J., and Ankeny, R.A., eds. Why Study Biology by the Sea? University of Chicago Press.

Mäthger, L.M., Zhao, K., and Herbst, L. (2020). Photoreceptors in skate are arranged to allow for a broad horizontal field of view. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. https://doi.org/10.1002/cne.25014

Matlin, K.S., Maienschein, J., and Ankeny, R.A., eds. (2020) Why Study Biology by the Sea? University of Chicago Press.

Naert, T., Tulkens, D., Edwards, N.A., Carron, M., Shaidani, N.-I., Wlizla, M., Boel, A., Demuynck, S., Horb, M.E., Coucke, P., Willaert, A., Zorn, A.M., and Vleminckx, K. (2020) Maximizing CRISPR/Cas9 phenotype penetrance applying predictive modeling of editing outcomes in Xenopus and zebrafish embryos. Scientific Reports 10:14662. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-71412-0.

Nakamura, M., Yoshida, H., Takahashi, E., Wlizla, M., Takebayashi-Suzuki, K., Horb, M.E., Suzuki, A. (2020) The AP-1 transcription factor JunB functions in Xenopus tail regeneration by positively regulating cell proliferation. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 522:4 990-995. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbrc.2019.11.060

Sabin, K., and Echeverri, K. (2020) The role of the immune system in tissue repair and regeneration of the nervous system. Journal of Immunology and Regenerative Medicine 7:100023. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.regen.2019.100023

Shaidani, N.I., McNamara, S., Wlizla, M., and Horb, M.E. (2020). Obtaining Xenopus laevis Eggs. Cold Spring Harbor Protocols. cshprotocols.cshlp.org/content/early/2020/12/03/pdb.prot106203

Shaidani, N.I., McNamara, S., Wlizla, M., and Horb, M.E. (2020). Obtaining Xenopus laevis Embryos. Cold Spring Harbor Protocols. cshprotocols.cshlp.org/content/early/2020/12/03/pdb.prot106211

Shii, H., and Tani, T. (2020). Dynamic organization of cortical actin filaments during the ooplasmic segregation of ascidian Ciona eggs. Molecular Biology of the Cell, mbcE20010083.  doi.org/10.1091/mbc.E20-01-0083

Smith, J.A., Curry, E.G., Blue, R.E., Roden, C., Dundon, S.E.R., Rodríguez-Vargas, A., Jordan, D.C., Chen, X., Lyons, S.H., Crutchley, J., Anderson, P., Horb, M.E., Gladfelter, A.S., and Giudice, J. (2020) FXR1 splicing is important for muscle development and biomolecular condensates in muscle cells. Journal of Cell Biology 219 (4): e201911129. https://doi.org/10.1083/jcb.201911129

Soll, L., Eisen, J.N., Vargas, K.J., Medeiros, A.T., Hammar, K.M., and Morgan, J.R. (2020) a-Synuclein-112 impairs synaptic vesicle recycling consistent with enhanced membrane binding properties. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology 8:405. doi: 10.3389/fcell.2020.00405

Vallecillo-Viejo, I.C., Liscovitch-Brauer, N., Diaz Quiroz, J.F., Montiel-Gonzalez, M.F., Nemes, S., Rangan, K.J., Levinson, S.R., Eisenberg, E., and Rosenthal, J.J.C. (2020) Spatially regulated editing of genetic information within a neuron. Nucleic Acids Research 48(8):3999-4012. https://doi.org/10.1093/nar/gkaa172

Wiechmann, A.F., Martin, T.A., and Horb, M.E. (2020). CRISPR/Cas9 mediated mutation of the mtnr1a melatonin receptor gene causes rod photoreceptor degeneration in developing Xenopus tropicalis. Scientific Reports 10(1):13757. doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-70735-2