M S Blouin

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA diversity in nematodes
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331 2914, USA
    J Helminthol 72:285-9. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of microsatellite loci to classify individuals by relatedness
    M S Blouin
    Department of Biology, University of South Florida, Tampa 33620 5150, USA
    Mol Ecol 5:393-401. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Haemonchus placei and Haemonchus contortus are distinct species based on mtDNA evidence
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331 2914, USA
    Int J Parasitol 27:1383-7. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Substitution bias, rapid saturation, and the use of mtDNA for nematode systematics
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331 2914, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 15:1719-27. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Life cycle variation and the genetic structure of nematode populations
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, 97331, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 83:253-9. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Neutrality tests on mtDNA: unusual results from nematodes
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331 2914, USA
    J Hered 91:156-8. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular prospecting for cryptic species of nematodes: mitochondrial DNA versus internal transcribed spacer
    Michael S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Int J Parasitol 32:527-31. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison between mitochondrial DNA and the ribosomal internal transcribed regions in prospecting for cryptic species of platyhelminth parasites
    R Vilas
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Parasitology 131:839-46. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Identification of symbiotic bacteria (Photorhabdus and Xenorhabdus) from the entomopathogenic nematodes Heterorhabditis marelatus and Steinernema oregonense based on 16S rDNA sequence
    J Liu
    Department of Entomology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331 2914, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 77:87-91. 2001
  10. pmc Effective size of a wild salmonid population is greatly reduced by hatchery supplementation
    M R Christie
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 109:254-60. 2012

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA diversity in nematodes
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331 2914, USA
    J Helminthol 72:285-9. 1998
    ..What is needed are more comparative studies using similar sampling designs and the same DNA markers, including nuclear loci and further work with mtDNA...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of microsatellite loci to classify individuals by relatedness
    M S Blouin
    Department of Biology, University of South Florida, Tampa 33620 5150, USA
    Mol Ecol 5:393-401. 1996
    ..Clustering of allele matching scores among the offspring of four sets of independent maternal half sibships (four females, each mated to two different males) perfectly recovered the true family relationships...
  3. ncbi request reprint Haemonchus placei and Haemonchus contortus are distinct species based on mtDNA evidence
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331 2914, USA
    Int J Parasitol 27:1383-7. 1997
    ..Furthermore, there was no evidence of introgressive hybridisation occurring in wild populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Substitution bias, rapid saturation, and the use of mtDNA for nematode systematics
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331 2914, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 15:1719-27. 1998
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  5. ncbi request reprint Life cycle variation and the genetic structure of nematode populations
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, 97331, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 83:253-9. 1999
    ..From data such as these we can begin to generalize about the effects of life cycle variation on genetic structure in different nematode species...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neutrality tests on mtDNA: unusual results from nematodes
    M S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331 2914, USA
    J Hered 91:156-8. 2000
    ..Further studies are needed to distinguish between these two hypotheses...
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular prospecting for cryptic species of nematodes: mitochondrial DNA versus internal transcribed spacer
    Michael S Blouin
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Int J Parasitol 32:527-31. 2002
    ..On the other hand, internal transcribed spacer remains an excellent tool for DNA diagnostics (quickly distinguishing between known species) owing to its lower level of intraspecific polymorphism...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison between mitochondrial DNA and the ribosomal internal transcribed regions in prospecting for cryptic species of platyhelminth parasites
    R Vilas
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Parasitology 131:839-46. 2005
    ..Although potential limitations of mtDNA are also recognized, the higher rate of evolution and smaller effective population size of this marker increases the probability of detecting diagnostic characters between cryptic species...
  9. ncbi request reprint Identification of symbiotic bacteria (Photorhabdus and Xenorhabdus) from the entomopathogenic nematodes Heterorhabditis marelatus and Steinernema oregonense based on 16S rDNA sequence
    J Liu
    Department of Entomology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331 2914, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 77:87-91. 2001
    ..We also verified a monoxenic association between each isolate and its nematode by amplifying and sequencing bacterial 16S sequence from crushed adult and juvenile nematodes and from bacterial cultures isolated from infected hosts...
  10. pmc Effective size of a wild salmonid population is greatly reduced by hatchery supplementation
    M R Christie
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 109:254-60. 2012
    ..These results emphasize the trade-offs that arise when supplementation programs attempt to balance disparate goals (increasing production while maintaining genetic diversity and fitness)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA variation of the dog hookworm Ancylostoma caninum in Brazilian populations
    Rodrigo R Miranda
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Campus Pampulha, CEP 31270 901, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Vet Parasitol 151:61-7. 2008
    ..This study contributes to the knowledge of genetic structure and diversity of hookworms, which in turn will be useful in developing methods for their control...
  12. ncbi request reprint Historical data refute recent range contraction as cause of low genetic diversity in isolated frog populations
    Eric A Hoffman
    Oregon State University, Department of Zoology, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:271-6. 2004
    ..This study shows that a common conservation strategy for rescuing genetically depauperate populations, artificial gene flow, may often be unwarranted and detrimental to evolutionarily important peripheral populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary history of the northern leopard frog: reconstruction of phylogeny, phylogeography, and historical changes in population demography from mitochondrial DNA
    Eric A Hoffman
    Oregon State University, Department of Zoology, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    Evolution 58:145-59. 2004
    ..Moreover, this study illustrates how complementary methods of data analysis can be used to disentangle recent and ancient effects on the genetic structure of a species...
  14. ncbi request reprint Life cycles shape parasite evolution: comparative population genetics of salmon trematodes
    Charles D Criscione
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    Evolution 58:198-202. 2004
    ..Thus, we propose that knowledge of parasite life cycles will help predict important evolutionary processes such as speciation, coevolution, and the spread of drug resistance...
  15. ncbi request reprint Molecular ecology of parasites: elucidating ecological and microevolutionary processes
    Charles D Criscione
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Mol Ecol 14:2247-57. 2005
    ..Topics include species identification, phylogeography, host specificity and speciation, population genetic structure, modes of reproduction and transmission patterns, and searching for loci under selection...
  16. ncbi request reprint Parasite phylogeographical congruence with salmon host evolutionarily significant units: implications for salmon conservation
    Charles D Criscione
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Mol Ecol 16:993-1005. 2007
    ..shawi. The genetic differentiation at both the nuclear and mtDNA markers will be useful for salmon fisheries management by providing a tool to assign ocean-migrating salmonids back to their freshwater population of origin...
  17. ncbi request reprint Genetic structure in a montane ranid frog: restricted gene flow and nuclear-mitochondrial discordance
    Kirsten J Monsen
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 3029 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Mol Ecol 12:3275-86. 2003
    ..We also found very high genetic differentiation among populations on a local scale, and discuss the conservation implications of our results...