Karen L Carleton

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Hampshire
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cone opsin genes of african cichlid fishes: tuning spectral sensitivity by differential gene expression
    K L Carleton
    Department of Zoology Program in Genetics, University of New Hampshire, Durham 03824, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 18:1540-50. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Colour vision and speciation in Lake Victoria cichlids of the genus Pundamilia
    Karen L Carleton
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and Department of Zoology, 35 Colovos Rd, University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Mol Ecol 14:4341-53. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Rod and cone opsin families differ in spectral tuning domains but not signal transducing domains as judged by saturated evolutionary trace analysis
    Karen L Carleton
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Mol Evol 61:75-89. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid isolation of CA microsatellites from the tilapia genome
    K L Carleton
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, UK
    Anim Genet 33:140-4. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Adaptive molecular evolution in the opsin genes of rapidly speciating cichlid species
    Tyrone C Spady
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, NH, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1412-22. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the cichlid visual palette through ontogenetic subfunctionalization of the opsin gene arrays
    Tyrone C Spady
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, London, UK
    Mol Biol Evol 23:1538-47. 2006
  7. pmc A BAC-based physical map of the Nile tilapia genome
    Takayuki Katagiri
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    BMC Genomics 6:89. 2005
  8. pmc Sea urchin tube feet are photosensory organs that express a rhabdomeric-like opsin and PAX6
    Michael P Lesser
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3371-9. 2011
  9. pmc Identification of amino acid residues responsible for the selectivity of tadalafil binding to two closely related phosphodiesterases, PDE5 and PDE6
    Karyn B Cahill
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:41406-16. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantification of vitellogenin-mRNA during maturation and breeding of a burying beetle
    Michelle Pellissier Scott
    Department of Zoology and Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, 46 College Rd, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Insect Physiol 51:323-31. 2005

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Cone opsin genes of african cichlid fishes: tuning spectral sensitivity by differential gene expression
    K L Carleton
    Department of Zoology Program in Genetics, University of New Hampshire, Durham 03824, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 18:1540-50. 2001
    ..compressiceps expresses a different set to produce a red-shifted visual system. Thus, variations in cichlid spectral sensitivity have arisen through evolution of gene regulation, rather than through changes in opsin amino acid sequence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Colour vision and speciation in Lake Victoria cichlids of the genus Pundamilia
    Karen L Carleton
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and Department of Zoology, 35 Colovos Rd, University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Mol Ecol 14:4341-53. 2005
    ..However, other factors, such as chromophore shifts and higher order neural processing, should also be investigated to fully understand the physiological basis of differential responses to male mating hues in cichlid fish...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rod and cone opsin families differ in spectral tuning domains but not signal transducing domains as judged by saturated evolutionary trace analysis
    Karen L Carleton
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Mol Evol 61:75-89. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid isolation of CA microsatellites from the tilapia genome
    K L Carleton
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, UK
    Anim Genet 33:140-4. 2002
    ..This work demonstrates the importance of minimizing the number of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification cycles before and after the enrichment steps to reduce PCR recombination and the generation of chimaeric clones...
  5. ncbi request reprint Adaptive molecular evolution in the opsin genes of rapidly speciating cichlid species
    Tyrone C Spady
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, NH, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1412-22. 2005
    ..This work also begins to demonstrate the molecular evolutionary dynamics of cichlid visual sensitivity and its relationship to the photic environment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the cichlid visual palette through ontogenetic subfunctionalization of the opsin gene arrays
    Tyrone C Spady
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies and Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, London, UK
    Mol Biol Evol 23:1538-47. 2006
    ..The distinct peak absorbances of these preserved opsin genes provide a palette from which selection creates the diverse visual sensitivities found among the cichlid species of the lacustrine adaptive radiations...
  7. pmc A BAC-based physical map of the Nile tilapia genome
    Takayuki Katagiri
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    BMC Genomics 6:89. 2005
    ..Physical maps linking collections of BAC clones are a critical resource for both positional cloning and assembly of whole genome sequences...
  8. pmc Sea urchin tube feet are photosensory organs that express a rhabdomeric-like opsin and PAX6
    Michael P Lesser
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3371-9. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Identification of amino acid residues responsible for the selectivity of tadalafil binding to two closely related phosphodiesterases, PDE5 and PDE6
    Karyn B Cahill
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:41406-16. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantification of vitellogenin-mRNA during maturation and breeding of a burying beetle
    Michelle Pellissier Scott
    Department of Zoology and Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, 46 College Rd, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Insect Physiol 51:323-31. 2005
    ..Partial regression of these variables (with the effect of time removed) indicated that JH was not correlated with mRNA, hemolymph Vg, or ovarian weight at any time. Thus the role of JH as a gonadotropin remains unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mix and match color vision: tuning spectral sensitivity by differential opsin gene expression in Lake Malawi cichlids
    Juliet W L Parry
    Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London EC1V 9EL, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 15:1734-9. 2005
    ..However, African cichlids determine their spectral sensitivity by differential expression of primarily only three of the seven available cone opsin genes. Phylogenetic analysis suggests that all percomorph fish have similar potential...
  12. pmc Visual sensitivities tuned by heterochronic shifts in opsin gene expression
    Karen L Carleton
    Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    BMC Biol 6:22. 2008
    ..These shifts result from modulated expression of seven cone opsin genes. However, the mechanisms for this modulated expression are unknown...
  13. doi request reprint Speciation through sensory drive in cichlid fish
    Ole Seehausen
    Institute of Zoology, University of Bern, Baltzerstr 6, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Nature 455:620-6. 2008
    ..Our results also provide a mechanistic explanation for the collapse of cichlid fish species diversity during the anthropogenic eutrophication of Lake Victoria...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rose-colored goggles
    Karen L Carleton
    Heredity (Edinb) 90:116-7. 2003
  15. pmc A second-generation genetic linkage map of tilapia (Oreochromis spp.)
    Bo Young Lee
    Hubbard Center for Genome Studies, University of New Hampshire, Durham, 03824, USA
    Genetics 170:237-44. 2005
    ....