F R Adler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Maintaining diversity in an ant community: modeling, extending, and testing the dominance-discovery trade-off
    F R Adler
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Am Nat 169:323-33. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Models of contrasting strategies of rhinovirus immune manipulation
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics, 155 South 1400 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, United States Department of Biology, 257 South 1400 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, United States Electronic address
    J Theor Biol 327:1-10. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The role of heterogeneity in the persistence and prevalence of Sin Nombre virus in deer mice
    F R Adler
    Department of Biology and Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Am Nat 172:855-67. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint How host population dynamics translate into time-lagged prevalence: an investigation of Sin Nombre virus in deer mice
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics and Department of Biology, 155 South 1400 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Bull Math Biol 70:236-52. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Commentary on Calcagno et al. (2006): Coexistence in a metacommunity: the competition-colonization trade-off is not dead
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics and Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Ecol Lett 9:907-9; discussion 909-911. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint How to make a biological switch
    J L Cherry
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112, USA
    J Theor Biol 203:117-33. 2000
  7. pmc Predictive 5-year survivorship model of cystic fibrosis
    T G Liou
    Department of Internal Medicine, Health Sciences Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:345-52. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic and phylogenetic consequences of island biogeography
    K P Johnson
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112 0840, USA
    Evolution 54:387-96. 2000
  9. pmc Survival effect of lung transplantation among patients with cystic fibrosis
    T G Liou
    Division of Respiratory, Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine, 50 N Medical Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    JAMA 286:2683-9. 2001
  10. pmc Gene genealogies strongly distorted by weakly interfering mutations in constant environments
    Jon Seger
    Ocean Alliance Whale Conservation Institute, Lincoln, Massachusetts 01773, USA
    Genetics 184:529-45. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Maintaining diversity in an ant community: modeling, extending, and testing the dominance-discovery trade-off
    F R Adler
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Am Nat 169:323-33. 2007
    ..Sensitivity analysis indicates that each complicating factor enhances the extent of coexistence. ..
  2. doi request reprint Models of contrasting strategies of rhinovirus immune manipulation
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics, 155 South 1400 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, United States Department of Biology, 257 South 1400 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, United States Electronic address
    J Theor Biol 327:1-10. 2013
    ..This model of infection by a highly adapted and low virulence virus provides a starting point for understanding the development of asthma and other pathologies...
  3. doi request reprint The role of heterogeneity in the persistence and prevalence of Sin Nombre virus in deer mice
    F R Adler
    Department of Biology and Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Am Nat 172:855-67. 2008
    ..This buffering effect is not significantly stronger in a fluctuating population, indicating that these forms of heterogeneity might not be the key for disease persistence through host population bottlenecks...
  4. ncbi request reprint How host population dynamics translate into time-lagged prevalence: an investigation of Sin Nombre virus in deer mice
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics and Department of Biology, 155 South 1400 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Bull Math Biol 70:236-52. 2008
    ..Population size variation due to variation in birth rates rather than death rates also increases the lag. Predicting future human outbreaks of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome may require taking these effects into account...
  5. ncbi request reprint Commentary on Calcagno et al. (2006): Coexistence in a metacommunity: the competition-colonization trade-off is not dead
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics and Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Ecol Lett 9:907-9; discussion 909-911. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint How to make a biological switch
    J L Cherry
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112, USA
    J Theor Biol 203:117-33. 2000
    ..However, functions describing positive cooperativity of binding, non-additive effects of multiple operator sites, or depletion of free repressor can lead to working switches...
  7. pmc Predictive 5-year survivorship model of cystic fibrosis
    T G Liou
    Department of Internal Medicine, Health Sciences Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:345-52. 2001
    ..The model provides insights into the complex nature of cystic fibrosis and supplies a rigorous tool for clinical practice and research...
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic and phylogenetic consequences of island biogeography
    K P Johnson
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112 0840, USA
    Evolution 54:387-96. 2000
    ..Likewise, populations on distant islands should be more divergent than those on close islands. Published observations of a larger proportion of endemic species on large and distant islands support these predictions...
  9. pmc Survival effect of lung transplantation among patients with cystic fibrosis
    T G Liou
    Division of Respiratory, Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine, 50 N Medical Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    JAMA 286:2683-9. 2001
    ..Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) are the second largest group of lung transplant recipients in the United States. The survival effect of transplantation on a general CF population has not previously been measured...
  10. pmc Gene genealogies strongly distorted by weakly interfering mutations in constant environments
    Jon Seger
    Ocean Alliance Whale Conservation Institute, Lincoln, Massachusetts 01773, USA
    Genetics 184:529-45. 2010
    ..A genealogical perspective on Hill-Robertson interference leads directly to a generalized background-selection model in which the effective population size is progressively reduced going back in time from the present...
  11. pmc An accurate two-phase approximate solution to an acute viral infection model
    Amber M Smith
    Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Math Biol 60:711-26. 2010
    ..We discuss applications of this analysis in antiviral treatments and in investigating host and virus heterogeneities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Testing the 'rare pit' hypothesis for xylem cavitation resistance in three species of Acer
    Mairgareth A Christman
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84025, USA
    New Phytol 182:664-74. 2009
    ..Adjustments in membrane properties and extent of pitting per vessel apparently combine to influence cavitation resistance across species...
  13. pmc Lung transplantation and survival in children with cystic fibrosis
    Theodore G Liou
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:2143-52. 2007
    ..The effects of lung transplantation on the survival and quality of life in children with cystic fibrosis are uncertain...
  14. ncbi request reprint Selection of patients with cystic fibrosis for lung transplantation
    Theodore G Liou
    Intermountain Cystic Fibrosis Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Respiratory Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 8:535-41. 2002
    ..However, judicious use of the survival model to select patients for transplantation is likely to improve survival outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of lung transplantation survival models to refine patient selection in cystic fibrosis
    Theodore G Liou
    Division of Respiratory, Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:1053-9. 2005
    ..Adult patients with low 5-year predicted survival without B. cepacia infection should receive priority for lung transplantation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Water transport in plants obeys Murray's law
    Katherine A McCulloh
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Nature 421:939-42. 2003
    ..Our measurements of plant xylem indicate that these conduits conform to the Murray's law optimum as long as they do not function additionally as supports for the plant body...
  17. pmc Lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 6:619-33. 2009
    ..Finally, the conference members carefully considered how efforts to improve outcomes for lung transplantation for CF lung disease might best be studied. This Roundtable seeks to communicate the substance of our discussions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Use of strain typing data to estimate bacterial transmission rates in healthcare settings
    Brian R Jackson
    Department of Medical Informatics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:638-45. 2005
    ..To create an affordable and accurate method for continuously monitoring bacterial transmission rates in healthcare settings...
  19. ncbi request reprint Optimization, conflict, and nonoverlapping foraging ranges in ants
    Frederick R Adler
    Department of Mathematics and Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84112, USA
    Am Nat 162:529-43. 2003
    ..Deviations between model predictions and data indicate that colonies might allocate a larger than optimal number of foragers to areas near boundaries between foraging ranges...
  20. pmc Major histocompatibility complex controls the trajectory but not host-specific adaptation during virulence evolution of the pathogenic fungus Cryptococcus neoformans
    Erin E McClelland
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 271:1557-64. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint Stochasticity, complex spatial structure, and the feasibility of the shifting balance theory
    Brendan O'Fallon
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    Evolution 60:448-59. 2006
    ..These results suggest that the shifting balance process may operate under less restrictive conditions than those found with a simple spatial arrangement of demes...
  22. pmc Quasi-species evolution in subdivided populations favours maximally deleterious mutations
    Brendan D O'Fallon
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:3159-64. 2007
    ..Our results indicate that RNA viruses that produce acute infections initiated by a small number of virions are expected to evolve fragile genetic architectures when compared with other RNA viruses...
  23. doi request reprint Correction: Lung transplantation and survival in children with cystic fibrosis
    Theodore G Liou
    N Engl J Med 359:536. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint Testing lung function decline to time lung transplantation
    Theodore G Liou
    Chest 128:472-3; author reply 473-4. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint Priorities for lung transplantation among patients with cystic fibrosis
    Theodore G Liou
    JAMA 287:1523-4; author reply 1524-5. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Islands, equilibria, and speciation
    Joshua L Cherry
    Department of Organismic, and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02140, USA
    Science 296:975. 2002