Martin Carr

Summary

Affiliation: University of York
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Assigning sex to pre-adult stalk-eyed flies using genital disc morphology and X chromosome zygosity
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University College London, Wolfson House, 4 Stephenson Way, London, NW1 2HE, UK
    BMC Dev Biol 6:29. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple subfamilies of mariner transposable elements are present in stalk-eyed flies (Diptera: Diopsidae)
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5YW, UK
    Genetica 132:113-22. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Conserved meiotic genes point to sex in the choanoflagellates
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 57:56-62. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of defective proventriculus during head capsule development is conserved in Drosophila and stalk-eyed flies (Diopsidae)
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University College London, Wolfson House, 4 Stephenson Way, London, NW1 2HE, UK
    Dev Genes Evol 215:402-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Male genes: X-pelled or X-cluded?
    David W Rogers
    The Galton Laboratory, University College London, London, UK
    Bioessays 25:739-41. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Three families of LTR retrotransposons are present in the genome of the choanoflagellate Monosiga brevicollis
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Protist 159:579-90. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms regulating the copy numbers of six LTR retrotransposons in the genome of Drosophila melanogaster
    Martin Carr
    Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queens Medical Centre, UK
    Chromosoma 110:511-8. 2002
  8. doi request reprint A new genus, Helgoeca gen. nov., for a nudiform choanoflagellate
    Barry S C Leadbeater
    School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Eur J Protistol 44:227-37. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Assigning sex to pre-adult stalk-eyed flies using genital disc morphology and X chromosome zygosity
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University College London, Wolfson House, 4 Stephenson Way, London, NW1 2HE, UK
    BMC Dev Biol 6:29. 2006
    ..Here we describe two techniques, one morphological and one microsatellite-based, that identify the sex of stalk-eyed fly larvae and pupae...
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple subfamilies of mariner transposable elements are present in stalk-eyed flies (Diptera: Diopsidae)
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5YW, UK
    Genetica 132:113-22. 2008
    ..Evidence is presented of a possible horizontal transfer event involving an unknown Teleopsis species and the Tephritid fly Bactrocera neohumeralis...
  3. doi request reprint Conserved meiotic genes point to sex in the choanoflagellates
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 57:56-62. 2010
    ..The presence of these meiosis-specific genes provides evidence for meiosis, and by implication sex, within this important group of protists...
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of defective proventriculus during head capsule development is conserved in Drosophila and stalk-eyed flies (Diopsidae)
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University College London, Wolfson House, 4 Stephenson Way, London, NW1 2HE, UK
    Dev Genes Evol 215:402-9. 2005
    ..Our results indicate that dve expression and sequence are both highly conserved in stalk-eyed flies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Male genes: X-pelled or X-cluded?
    David W Rogers
    The Galton Laboratory, University College London, London, UK
    Bioessays 25:739-41. 2003
    ..A number of evolutionary hypotheses for the expulsion or exclusion of male-biased genes from the X chromosome have been suggested. None is entirely consistent with the available evidence...
  6. doi request reprint Three families of LTR retrotransposons are present in the genome of the choanoflagellate Monosiga brevicollis
    Martin Carr
    Department of Biology, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Protist 159:579-90. 2008
    ..Examination of EST sequences and nucleotide analyses show that all three families are transcriptionally active and potentially functional within the genome of M. brevicollis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms regulating the copy numbers of six LTR retrotransposons in the genome of Drosophila melanogaster
    Martin Carr
    Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queens Medical Centre, UK
    Chromosoma 110:511-8. 2002
    ..This suggests that different retrotransposon families are regulated by different mechanisms...
  8. doi request reprint A new genus, Helgoeca gen. nov., for a nudiform choanoflagellate
    Barry S C Leadbeater
    School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Eur J Protistol 44:227-37. 2008
    ..The pattern of costae in this species is indistinguishable from that of Acanthocorbis nana Thomsen and for this reason A. nana has been transferred to the new genus Helgoeca gen. nov., as the type species...