Suzanne Estes

Summary

Affiliation: Portland State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint 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
  3. doi request reprint 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
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint 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
  6. pmc Natural variation in Caenorhabditis briggsae mitochondrial form and function suggests a novel model of organelle dynamics
    Kiley A Hicks
    Biology Department, Portland State University, 1719 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Mitochondrion 13:44-51. 2013
  7. pmc Selfish little circles: transmission bias and evolution of large deletion-bearing mitochondrial DNA in Caenorhabditis briggsae nematodes
    Katie A Clark
    Department of Zoology and Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41433. 2012
  8. pmc In vivo quantification reveals extensive natural variation in mitochondrial form and function in Caenorhabditis briggsae
    Kiley A Hicks
    Biology Department, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43837. 2012
  9. 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
  10. pmc Selective sweeps and parallel mutation in the adaptive recovery from deleterious mutation in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Dee R Denver
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    Genome Res 20:1663-71. 2010

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Publications14

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint 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...
  3. doi request reprint 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
    ....
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint 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...
  6. pmc Natural variation in Caenorhabditis briggsae mitochondrial form and function suggests a novel model of organelle dynamics
    Kiley A Hicks
    Biology Department, Portland State University, 1719 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Mitochondrion 13:44-51. 2013
    ..Further, our study suggests a novel model of mitochondrial population dynamics dependent upon cellular environmental context and with implications for mitochondrial genome integrity...
  7. pmc Selfish little circles: transmission bias and evolution of large deletion-bearing mitochondrial DNA in Caenorhabditis briggsae nematodes
    Katie A Clark
    Department of Zoology and Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41433. 2012
    ..briggsae, offering a powerful new system to study selfish mtDNA dynamics in metazoans...
  8. pmc In vivo quantification reveals extensive natural variation in mitochondrial form and function in Caenorhabditis briggsae
    Kiley A Hicks
    Biology Department, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43837. 2012
    ..This study demonstrates that multicellular eukaryotic species are capable of extensive natural variation in organellar phenotypes and highlights the potential of integrating evolutionary and cell biology perspectives...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Selective sweeps and parallel mutation in the adaptive recovery from deleterious mutation in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Dee R Denver
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    Genome Res 20:1663-71. 2010
    ..Our study suggests that recovery-line mutations identified in both coding and noncoding genomic regions might have beneficial effects associated with compensatory epistatic interactions...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint 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...
  13. 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
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint 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...