Suzanne Estes

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Affiliation: Oregon State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Rapid fitness recovery in mutationally degraded lines of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Evolution 57:1022-30. 2003
  2. pmc Behavioral degradation under mutation accumulation in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Beverly C Ajie
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97503 5289, USA
    Genetics 170:655-60. 2005
  3. pmc Mutation accumulation in populations of varying size: the distribution of mutational effects for fitness correlates in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Genetics 166:1269-79. 2004
  4. pmc Spontaneous mutational correlations for life-history, morphological and behavioral characters in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
    Genetics 170:645-53. 2005
  5. pmc Mutation rates, spectra and hotspots in mismatch repair-deficient Caenorhabditis elegans
    Dee R Denver
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, 47405, USA
    Genetics 170:107-13. 2005
  6. ncbi Abundance, distribution, and mutation rates of homopolymeric nucleotide runs in the genome of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Dee R Denver
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, 327 Jordan Hall, 1001 East Third Street, 47405, Bloomington, IN, USA
    J Mol Evol 58:584-95. 2004
  7. doi Fitness recovery and compensatory evolution in natural mutant lines of C. elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Evolution 65:2335-44. 2011
  8. pmc Natural variation in life history and aging phenotypes is associated with mitochondrial DNA deletion frequency in Caenorhabditis briggsae
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 11:11. 2011
  9. ncbi Variation in pleiotropy and the mutational underpinnings of the G-matrix
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Evolution 60:2655-60. 2006
  10. ncbi Resolving the paradox of stasis: models with stabilizing selection explain evolutionary divergence on all timescales
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    Am Nat 169:227-44. 2007

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Rapid fitness recovery in mutationally degraded lines of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Evolution 57:1022-30. 2003
    ..This surprising result has broad implications for the influence of the mutational process on many issues in evolutionary and conservation biology...
  2. pmc Behavioral degradation under mutation accumulation in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Beverly C Ajie
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97503 5289, USA
    Genetics 170:655-60. 2005
    ..These results have important implications for the maintenance of genetic variation for behavior in natural populations as well as for expectations for behavioral change within endangered species and captive populations...
  3. pmc Mutation accumulation in populations of varying size: the distribution of mutational effects for fitness correlates in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Genetics 166:1269-79. 2004
    ....
  4. pmc Spontaneous mutational correlations for life-history, morphological and behavioral characters in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
    Genetics 170:645-53. 2005
    ..Observed mutational correlations are shown to be higher than those produced by the chance accumulation of nonpleiotropic mutations in the same lines...
  5. pmc Mutation rates, spectra and hotspots in mismatch repair-deficient Caenorhabditis elegans
    Dee R Denver
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, 47405, USA
    Genetics 170:107-13. 2005
    ..elegans MA lines. This, along with the apparent absence of a Saccharomyces cerevisiae MSH3 ortholog in the C. elegans genome, suggests that C. elegans MMR surveillance is carried out by a single Msh-2/Msh-6 heterodimer...
  6. ncbi Abundance, distribution, and mutation rates of homopolymeric nucleotide runs in the genome of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Dee R Denver
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, 327 Jordan Hall, 1001 East Third Street, 47405, Bloomington, IN, USA
    J Mol Evol 58:584-95. 2004
    ..This integrative approach yields a total nuclear genome-wide homopolymer mutation rate estimate of approximately 1.6 mutations per genome per generation...
  7. doi Fitness recovery and compensatory evolution in natural mutant lines of C. elegans
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Evolution 65:2335-44. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Natural variation in life history and aging phenotypes is associated with mitochondrial DNA deletion frequency in Caenorhabditis briggsae
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 11:11. 2011
    ..The normal product of ND5 is a central component of the mitochondrial electron transport chain and integral to cellular energy metabolism...
  9. ncbi Variation in pleiotropy and the mutational underpinnings of the G-matrix
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Evolution 60:2655-60. 2006
    ..e., small-effect mutations reduce the magnitude of covariation between characters), but do not change the direction of this covariation...
  10. ncbi Resolving the paradox of stasis: models with stabilizing selection explain evolutionary divergence on all timescales
    Suzanne Estes
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    Am Nat 169:227-44. 2007
    ..We discuss the implication of our results for comparative studies and phylogeny inference based on phenotypic characters...