Dennis V Lavrov

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Trichinella spiralis mtDNA: a nematode mitochondrial genome that encodes a putative ATP8 and normally structured tRNAS and has a gene arrangement relatable to those of coelomate metazoans
    D V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1048, USA
    Genetics 157:621-37. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Complete mtDNA sequences of two millipedes suggest a new model for mitochondrial gene rearrangements: duplication and nonrandom loss
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 19:163-9. 2002
  3. pmc Phylogenetic position of the Pentastomida and (pan)crustacean relationships
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, 830 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1048, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 271:537-44. 2004
  4. pmc Rapidly evolving mitochondrial genome and directional selection in mitochondrial genes in the parasitic wasp nasonia (hymenoptera: pteromalidae)
    Deodoro C S G Oliveira
    Department of Biology, University of Rochester, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:2167-80. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Sequencing complete mitochondrial and plastid genomes
    Gertraud Burger
    Departement de Biochimie, Robert Cedergren Centre, Program in Evolutionary Biology, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Universite de Montreal, 2900 Boulevard Edouard Montpetit, CP 6128, Montreal, Quebec, H3T 1J4 Canada
    Nat Protoc 2:603-14. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the horseshoe crab Limulus polyphemus
    D V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1048, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 17:813-24. 2000
  7. pmc A novel type of RNA editing occurs in the mitochondrial tRNAs of the centipede Lithobius forficatus
    D V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, 830 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1048, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:13738-42. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial genomes of two demosponges provide insights into an early stage of animal evolution
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Departement de Biochimie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1231-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial genome of the moon jelly Aurelia aurita (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa): A linear DNA molecule encoding a putative DNA-dependent DNA polymerase
    Zhiyong Shao
    Interdepartmental Genetics Graduate Program, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Gene 381:92-101. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial genome of the homoscleromorph Oscarella carmela (Porifera, Demospongiae) reveals unexpected complexity in the common ancestor of sponges and other animals
    Xiujuan Wang
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 24:363-73. 2007

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Publications15

  1. pmc Trichinella spiralis mtDNA: a nematode mitochondrial genome that encodes a putative ATP8 and normally structured tRNAS and has a gene arrangement relatable to those of coelomate metazoans
    D V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1048, USA
    Genetics 157:621-37. 2001
    ..The sequence also contains a large repeat region that is polymorphic in size at the population and/or individual level...
  2. ncbi request reprint Complete mtDNA sequences of two millipedes suggest a new model for mitochondrial gene rearrangements: duplication and nonrandom loss
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 19:163-9. 2002
    ..The proposed mechanism has important implications for phylogenetic inferences that are drawn on the basis of gene arrangement comparisons...
  3. pmc Phylogenetic position of the Pentastomida and (pan)crustacean relationships
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, 830 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1048, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 271:537-44. 2004
    ..In addition, gene arrangement comparisons strongly support an unforeseen assemblage of pentastomids with maxillopod and cephalocarid crustaceans, to the exclusion of remipedes, branchiopods, malacostracans and hexapods...
  4. pmc Rapidly evolving mitochondrial genome and directional selection in mitochondrial genes in the parasitic wasp nasonia (hymenoptera: pteromalidae)
    Deodoro C S G Oliveira
    Department of Biology, University of Rochester, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:2167-80. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Sequencing complete mitochondrial and plastid genomes
    Gertraud Burger
    Departement de Biochimie, Robert Cedergren Centre, Program in Evolutionary Biology, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Universite de Montreal, 2900 Boulevard Edouard Montpetit, CP 6128, Montreal, Quebec, H3T 1J4 Canada
    Nat Protoc 2:603-14. 2007
    ..Library construction by either protocol can be completed within 1 week...
  6. ncbi request reprint The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the horseshoe crab Limulus polyphemus
    D V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1048, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 17:813-24. 2000
    ..e., the role of lagging strand origin of replication...
  7. pmc A novel type of RNA editing occurs in the mitochondrial tRNAs of the centipede Lithobius forficatus
    D V Lavrov
    Department of Biology, University of Michigan, 830 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1048, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:13738-42. 2000
    ..In addition, unusual secondary structures for several tRNAs were found, including those lacking a TPsiC (T) or a dihydrouridine (D) arm, and having an unusual number of base pairs in the acceptor or anticodon stems...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial genomes of two demosponges provide insights into an early stage of animal evolution
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Departement de Biochimie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1231-9. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial genome of the moon jelly Aurelia aurita (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa): A linear DNA molecule encoding a putative DNA-dependent DNA polymerase
    Zhiyong Shao
    Interdepartmental Genetics Graduate Program, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Gene 381:92-101. 2006
    ..The acquisition of mitochondrial genomic data for the second class of Cnidaria allows us to reconstruct characteristic features of mitochondrial evolution in this animal phylum...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial genome of the homoscleromorph Oscarella carmela (Porifera, Demospongiae) reveals unexpected complexity in the common ancestor of sponges and other animals
    Xiujuan Wang
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 24:363-73. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Glass sponges and bilaterian animals share derived mitochondrial genomic features: a common ancestry or parallel evolution?
    Karri M Haen
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 24:1518-27. 2007
    ..Thus, it remains an open question whether shared mitochondrial genomic features in glass sponges and bilaterian animals reflect their close phylogenetic affinity or provide a remarkable example of parallel evolution...
  12. doi request reprint The mitochondrial genome of Hydra oligactis (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa) sheds new light on animal mtDNA evolution and cnidarian phylogeny
    Ehsan Kayal
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Gene 410:177-86. 2008
    ..The latter inference implies that Anthozoa is paraphyletic and that the polyp (rather than a medusa) is the ancestral body type in Cnidaria...
  13. pmc Seventeen new complete mtDNA sequences reveal extensive mitochondrial genome evolution within the Demospongiae
    Xiujuan Wang
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Ames, Iowa, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2723. 2008
    ..Some of the changes in demosponge mtDNA, such as the loss of tRNA genes and the appearance of hairpin-containing repetitive elements, occurred in parallel in several lineages and suggest general trends in demosponge mtDNA evolution...
  14. ncbi request reprint Poriferan mtDNA and animal phylogeny based on mitochondrial gene arrangements
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Departement de Biochimie, Universite de Montreal, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, Que, H3C 3J7, Canada
    Syst Biol 54:651-9. 2005
    ..However, due to the remarkable stability of mitochondrial gene arrangements in Deuterostomia and the Ecdysozoa, conclusions on their evolutionary history cannot be drawn...
  15. ncbi request reprint Transfer RNA gene recruitment in mitochondrial DNA
    Dennis V Lavrov
    Program in Evolutionary Biology, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Centre Robert Cedergren, Departement de Biochimie, Universite de Montreal, 2900 Boulevard Edouard Montpetit, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3T 1J4
    Trends Genet 21:129-33. 2005
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