R C Albertson

Summary

Affiliation: The Forsyth Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Roles for fgf8 signaling in left-right patterning of the visceral organs and craniofacial skeleton
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Dev Biol 283:310-21. 2005
  2. pmc Directional selection has shaped the oral jaws of Lake Malawi cichlid fishes
    R Craig Albertson
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, 35 Colovos Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:5252-7. 2003
  3. ncbi Genetic and developmental basis of cichlid trophic diversity
    R C Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 97:211-21. 2006
  4. ncbi Genetic basis of adaptive shape differences in the cichlid head
    R C Albertson
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and the Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, 35 Colovos Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Hered 94:291-301. 2003
  5. pmc Integration and evolution of the cichlid mandible: the molecular basis of alternate feeding strategies
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:16287-92. 2005
  6. ncbi Genetic architecture sets limits on transgressive segregation in hybrid cichlid fishes
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Evolution 59:686-90. 2005
  7. ncbi Assessing morphological differences in an adaptive trait: a landmark-based morphometric approach
    R C Albertson
    Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    J Exp Zool 289:385-403. 2001
  8. ncbi The cusp of evolution and development: a model of cichlid tooth shape diversity
    J T Streelman
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, 4th Floor, Environmental Technology Building, University of New Hampshire, 35 Colovos Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Evol Dev 5:600-8. 2003
  9. ncbi Morphogenesis of the jaw: development beyond the embryo
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute and Department of Oral and Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Methods Cell Biol 76:437-54. 2004
  10. ncbi Zebrafish acvr2a and acvr2b exhibit distinct roles in craniofacial development
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Dev Dyn 233:1405-18. 2005

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Roles for fgf8 signaling in left-right patterning of the visceral organs and craniofacial skeleton
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Dev Biol 283:310-21. 2005
    ..These data provide new insights into vertebrate laterality and offer the zebrafish ace/fgf8 mutant as a novel molecular tool to investigate tissue-specific molecular laterality mechanisms...
  2. pmc Directional selection has shaped the oral jaws of Lake Malawi cichlid fishes
    R Craig Albertson
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, 35 Colovos Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:5252-7. 2003
    ..Taken together, our results imply that the rapid and replicative nature of cichlid trophic evolution is the result of directional selection on chromosomal packages that encode functionally linked aspects of the craniofacial skeleton...
  3. ncbi Genetic and developmental basis of cichlid trophic diversity
    R C Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 97:211-21. 2006
    ..These data demonstrate the utility of the cichlid jaw as a model for studying the genetic and developmental basis of evolutionary changes in craniofacial morphology...
  4. ncbi Genetic basis of adaptive shape differences in the cichlid head
    R C Albertson
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and the Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, 35 Colovos Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Hered 94:291-301. 2003
    ..Moreover, we find that cosegregation of shape differences in different elements corresponds to developmental, rather than functional, units...
  5. pmc Integration and evolution of the cichlid mandible: the molecular basis of alternate feeding strategies
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:16287-92. 2005
    ..Further, we demonstrate that bmp4 has the potential to alter mandibular morphology in a way that mimics adaptive variation among fish species...
  6. ncbi Genetic architecture sets limits on transgressive segregation in hybrid cichlid fishes
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Evolution 59:686-90. 2005
    ..Results are discussed in the context of the broader question of how phenotypic diversity may be achieved in rapidly evolving systems...
  7. ncbi Assessing morphological differences in an adaptive trait: a landmark-based morphometric approach
    R C Albertson
    Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    J Exp Zool 289:385-403. 2001
    ..For every character, hybrid progeny are statistically different from both parental species. These results suggest an additive mode of action of the alleles responsible for these phenotypes...
  8. ncbi The cusp of evolution and development: a model of cichlid tooth shape diversity
    J T Streelman
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, 4th Floor, Environmental Technology Building, University of New Hampshire, 35 Colovos Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Evol Dev 5:600-8. 2003
    ..We suggest that the dramatic differences in cichlid dentitions can be explained by variation in the expression of common activators and inhibitors acting at multiple stages of odontogenesis...
  9. ncbi Morphogenesis of the jaw: development beyond the embryo
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute and Department of Oral and Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Methods Cell Biol 76:437-54. 2004
  10. ncbi Zebrafish acvr2a and acvr2b exhibit distinct roles in craniofacial development
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Cytokine Biology, The Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Dev Dyn 233:1405-18. 2005
    ..These studies revealed previously uncharacterized roles for acvr2a and acvr2b in hindbrain and NCC patterning, in NCC derived pharyngeal arch cartilage and joint formation, and in tooth development...
  11. pmc Early, H+-V-ATPase-dependent proton flux is necessary for consistent left-right patterning of non-mammalian vertebrates
    Dany S Adams
    The Forsyth Center for Regenerative and Developmental Biology, and Department of Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 140 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Development 133:1657-71. 2006
    ..Our data implicate H+-V-ATPase activity in patterning the LR axis of vertebrates and reveal mechanisms upstream and downstream of its activity. We propose a pH- and Vmem-dependent model of the early physiology of LR patterning...
  12. ncbi Genome mapping of the orange blotch colour pattern in cichlid fishes
    J Todd Streelman
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, 4th Floor, Environmental Technology Building, University of New Hampshire, 35 Colovos Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Mol Ecol 12:2465-71. 2003
    ..Moreover, we have assembled the components of a method to focus upon the genetic basis of evolutionarily and ecologically significant phenotypes...
  13. ncbi Evolution of novelty in the cichlid dentition
    Jeffrey Todd Streelman
    School of Biology, Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332 0230, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 306:216-26. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that the evolution of novelty in the cichlid dentition is galvanized by a small number of genetic changes, echoing similar conclusions from recent studies of other vertebrate adaptive morphologies...
  14. pmc Fgf8 haploinsufficiency results in distinct craniofacial defects in adult zebrafish
    R Craig Albertson
    Department of Biology, Biological Research Labs, Syracuse University, 130 College Place, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Dev Biol 306:505-15. 2007
    ..These data reveal previously unrecognized roles for fgf8 during skeletogenesis, and provide a basis for future investigations into the mechanisms that regulate craniofacial development beyond the embryo...
  15. doi Quantification and variation in experimental studies of morphogenesis
    W James Cooper
    Department of Biology, Syracuse University, 130 College Place, Biological Research Laboratories, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Dev Biol 321:295-302. 2008
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