Michael A Thomas

Summary

Affiliation: Idaho State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc An ecological study on childhood autism
    Sophie St-Hilaire
    Department of Health Management, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada
    Int J Health Geogr 11:44. 2012
  2. pmc Psychoactive pharmaceuticals induce fish gene expression profiles associated with human idiopathic autism
    Michael A Thomas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University School, Pocatello, Idaho, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32917. 2012
  3. pmc Gene-class analysis of expression patterns induced by psychoactive pharmaceutical exposure in fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas) indicates induction of neuronal systems
    Michael A Thomas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Stop 8007, 921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83209 8007, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 155:109-20. 2012
  4. pmc Evidence of positive selection at codon sites localized in extracellular domains of mammalian CC motif chemokine receptor proteins
    Kelsey J Metzger
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Pocatello, 83209, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:139. 2010
  5. pmc The monosaccharide transporter gene family in land plants is ancient and shows differential subfamily expression and expansion across lineages
    Deborah A Johnson
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Campus Box 8007, Pocatello, ID, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 6:64. 2006
  6. pmc Gene set enrichment analysis of microarray data from Pimephales promelas (Rafinesque), a non-mammalian model organism
    Michael A Thomas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Stop 8007, 921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello Idaho 83209 8007, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:66. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Model use in phylogenetics: nine key questions
    Scot A Kelchner
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID 83209 8007, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:87-94. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The monosaccharide transporter gene family in Arabidopsis and rice: a history of duplications, adaptive evolution, and functional divergence
    Deborah A Johnson
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 24:2412-23. 2007

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Publications8

  1. pmc An ecological study on childhood autism
    Sophie St-Hilaire
    Department of Health Management, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada
    Int J Health Geogr 11:44. 2012
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  2. pmc Psychoactive pharmaceuticals induce fish gene expression profiles associated with human idiopathic autism
    Michael A Thomas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University School, Pocatello, Idaho, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32917. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest a new potential trigger for idiopathic autism in genetically susceptible individuals involving an overlooked source of environmental contamination...
  3. pmc Gene-class analysis of expression patterns induced by psychoactive pharmaceutical exposure in fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas) indicates induction of neuronal systems
    Michael A Thomas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Stop 8007, 921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83209 8007, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 155:109-20. 2012
    ..The results provide a new perspective for the consideration of potential consequence for human health due to environmental exposure to unmetabolized psychoactive pharmaceuticals...
  4. pmc Evidence of positive selection at codon sites localized in extracellular domains of mammalian CC motif chemokine receptor proteins
    Kelsey J Metzger
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Pocatello, 83209, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:139. 2010
    ..adaptive evolution (positive selection) hypothesis testing using Site Models are reported. In general, positive selection is defined by a ratio of nonsynonymous/synonymous nucleotide changes (dN/dS, or omega) >1...
  5. pmc The monosaccharide transporter gene family in land plants is ancient and shows differential subfamily expression and expansion across lineages
    Deborah A Johnson
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Campus Box 8007, Pocatello, ID, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 6:64. 2006
    ....
  6. pmc Gene set enrichment analysis of microarray data from Pimephales promelas (Rafinesque), a non-mammalian model organism
    Michael A Thomas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Stop 8007, 921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello Idaho 83209 8007, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:66. 2011
    ..Using GSEA, we tested the hypothesis that fathead livers, in response to methylmercury exposure, would exhibit gene expression patterns similar to diseased human livers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Model use in phylogenetics: nine key questions
    Scot A Kelchner
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID 83209 8007, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:87-94. 2007
    ..Here, we examine these and other common questions and draw conclusions about how the community is using and choosing models, and where this process will take us next...
  8. ncbi request reprint The monosaccharide transporter gene family in Arabidopsis and rice: a history of duplications, adaptive evolution, and functional divergence
    Deborah A Johnson
    Department of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 24:2412-23. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that the NF, SF, and SNF models describe different outcomes along a continuum of divergence resulting from initial conditions of relaxed constraint after duplication...