Douglas G Scofield

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mitosis, stature and evolution of plant mating systems: low-Phi and high-Phi plants
    Douglas G Scofield
    Department of Biology, University of Miami, PO Box 249118, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:275-82. 2006
  2. pmc Intron presence-absence polymorphisms in Daphnia
    Angela R Omilian
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:2129-39. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Intron size, abundance, and distribution within untranslated regions of genes
    Xin Hong
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, IN, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 23:2392-404. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Evolutionary diversification of the Sm family of RNA-associated proteins
    Douglas G Scofield
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:2255-67. 2008
  5. pmc Endogenous mechanisms for the origins of spliceosomal introns
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Hered 100:591-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint The evolution of transcription-initiation sites
    Michael Lynch
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1137-46. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Position of the final intron in full-length transcripts: determined by NMD?
    Douglas G Scofield
    Mol Biol Evol 24:896-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Mitosis, stature and evolution of plant mating systems: low-Phi and high-Phi plants
    Douglas G Scofield
    Department of Biology, University of Miami, PO Box 249118, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:275-82. 2006
    ..Our results help to unify and simplify a large and diverse field of research, and serve to emphasize the importance that developmental and genetic constraints play in the evolution of plant mating systems...
  2. pmc Intron presence-absence polymorphisms in Daphnia
    Angela R Omilian
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:2129-39. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Intron size, abundance, and distribution within untranslated regions of genes
    Xin Hong
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, IN, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 23:2392-404. 2006
    ..thaliana and D. melanogaster, which may lack intron-dependent NMD. Our findings have several implications for theories of intron evolution and genome evolution in general...
  4. doi request reprint Evolutionary diversification of the Sm family of RNA-associated proteins
    Douglas G Scofield
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:2255-67. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Endogenous mechanisms for the origins of spliceosomal introns
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Hered 100:591-6. 2009
    ..These two nonmutually exclusive hypotheses provide a powerful way to explain the establishment of spliceosomal introns in eukaryotes without invoking an exogenous source...
  6. ncbi request reprint The evolution of transcription-initiation sites
    Michael Lynch
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1137-46. 2005
    ..These results provide a further example of how an increase in the power of random genetic drift can passively promote the evolution of forms of gene architecture that ultimately facilitate the evolution of organismal complexity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Position of the final intron in full-length transcripts: determined by NMD?
    Douglas G Scofield
    Mol Biol Evol 24:896-9. 2007
    ..This mechanism may also help to explain the roughly 3 times greater length of 3' UTRs in comparison to 5' UTRs...