Nicholas D Holland

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 'Lophenteropneust' hypothesis refuted by collection and photos of new deep-sea hemichordates
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography UCSD, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Nature 434:374-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Early central nervous system evolution: an era of skin brains?
    Nicholas D Holland
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 4:617-27. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Morphology of a new deep-sea acorn worm (class Enteropneusta, phylum Hemichordata): a part-time demersal drifter with externalized ovaries
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    J Morphol 273:661-71. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Molecular identification of larvae of a tetraphyllidean tapeworm (Platyhelminthes: Eucestoda) in a razor clam as an alternative intermediate host in the life cycle of Acanthobothrium brevissime
    Nicholas D Holland
    Division of Marine Biology, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 22093 0202, USA
    J Parasitol 95:1215-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Laboratory spawning and development of the Bahama lancelet, Asymmetron lucayanum (cephalochordata): fertilization through feeding larvae
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 93093, USA
    Biol Bull 219:132-41. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Chordates
    Nicholas D Holland
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jalla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Curr Biol 15:R911-4. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Stage- and tissue-specific patterns of cell division in embryonic and larval tissues of amphioxus during normal development
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Evol Dev 8:142-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Hagfish embryos again: the end of a long drought
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, SIO, UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Bioessays 29:833-6. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Walter Garstang: a retrospective
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Theory Biosci 130:247-58. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Retinoic acid signaling targets Hox genes during the amphioxus gastrula stage: insights into early anterior-posterior patterning of the chordate body plan
    Demian Koop
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Biol 338:98-106. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint 'Lophenteropneust' hypothesis refuted by collection and photos of new deep-sea hemichordates
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography UCSD, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Nature 434:374-6. 2005
    ..Thus, the lophenteropneust hypothesis was based on misinterpretation of deep-sea photographs of low quality and should no longer be used to support the idea that the enteropneust body plan is basal within the phylum Hemichordata...
  2. ncbi request reprint Early central nervous system evolution: an era of skin brains?
    Nicholas D Holland
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 4:617-27. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Morphology of a new deep-sea acorn worm (class Enteropneusta, phylum Hemichordata): a part-time demersal drifter with externalized ovaries
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    J Morphol 273:661-71. 2012
    ..Such externalized ovaries are unprecedented in any animal, and nothing is yet known of their role in the reproductive biology of A. aurantiacus...
  4. doi request reprint Molecular identification of larvae of a tetraphyllidean tapeworm (Platyhelminthes: Eucestoda) in a razor clam as an alternative intermediate host in the life cycle of Acanthobothrium brevissime
    Nicholas D Holland
    Division of Marine Biology, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 22093 0202, USA
    J Parasitol 95:1215-7. 2009
    ..The sequence data leave little doubt that the dwarf razor clam and the amphioxus are alternative intermediate hosts in the life cycle of A. brevissime...
  5. ncbi request reprint Laboratory spawning and development of the Bahama lancelet, Asymmetron lucayanum (cephalochordata): fertilization through feeding larvae
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 93093, USA
    Biol Bull 219:132-41. 2010
    ..A better understanding of developmental diversity within the cephalochordates will require phylogenetic analyses based on nuclear genes and the genome sequence of an Asymmetron species...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chordates
    Nicholas D Holland
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jalla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Curr Biol 15:R911-4. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Stage- and tissue-specific patterns of cell division in embryonic and larval tissues of amphioxus during normal development
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Evol Dev 8:142-9. 2006
    ..In sum, these stage- and tissue-specific changes in cell proliferation intensity illustrate how the requirements of embryonic and larval natural history can shape developmental programs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hagfish embryos again: the end of a long drought
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, SIO, UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Bioessays 29:833-6. 2007
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  9. doi request reprint Walter Garstang: a retrospective
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Theory Biosci 130:247-58. 2011
    ..This viewpoint is a useful basis for advancing concepts of homology and for comparing the phylogeny of ontogenies across a series of animals to ascertain the timing and the nature of the underlying ontogenetic changes...
  10. doi request reprint Retinoic acid signaling targets Hox genes during the amphioxus gastrula stage: insights into early anterior-posterior patterning of the chordate body plan
    Demian Koop
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Biol 338:98-106. 2010
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  11. ncbi request reprint Retinoic acid and Wnt/beta-catenin have complementary roles in anterior/posterior patterning embryos of the basal chordate amphioxus
    Takayuki Onai
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Biol 332:223-33. 2009
    ..Although the two pathways may both influence such things as specification of neuronal identity, interactions between them in A/P patterning appear to be minimal...
  12. doi request reprint Developmental expression of the three iroquois genes of amphioxus (BfIrxA, BfIrxB, and BfIrxC) with special attention to the gastrula organizer and anteroposterior boundaries in the central nervous system
    Stacy L Kaltenbach
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Gene Expr Patterns 9:329-34. 2009
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  13. ncbi request reprint Expression of the AmphiTcf gene in amphioxus: insights into the evolution of the TCF/LEF gene family during vertebrate evolution
    Hsiu Chin Lin
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Dev Dyn 235:3396-403. 2006
    ..Comparison of developmental expression for amphioxus AmphiTcf and vertebrate TCF/LEF genes indicates that this gene family has undergone extensive subfunctionalization and neofunctionalization during vertebrate evolution...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tissue-specific expression of FoxD reporter constructs in amphioxus embryos
    Jr Kai Yu
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Biol 274:452-61. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint AmphiFoxQ2, a novel winged helix/forkhead gene, exclusively marks the anterior end of the amphioxus embryo
    Jr Kai Yu
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Genes Evol 213:102-5. 2003
    ..This is the first gene known that exclusively marks the anterior pole of chordate embryos. It may, therefore, play an important role in establishing and/or maintaining the anterior/posterior axis...
  16. ncbi request reprint The origin and migration of the earliest-developing sensory neurons in the peripheral nervous system of amphioxus
    Stacy L Kaltenbach
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037 0202, USA
    Evol Dev 11:142-51. 2009
    ..The discussion considers the possible homology of the type 1 receptor neurons of amphioxus with migrating lateral line primordia and hair cells of vertebrates...
  17. ncbi request reprint Axial patterning in cephalochordates and the evolution of the organizer
    Jr Kai Yu
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, California 92037 0202, USA
    Nature 445:613-7. 2007
    ..In light of recent phylogenetic analyses placing cephalochordates basally in the chordate lineage, we propose that separate signalling centres for patterning the D/V and A/P axes may be an ancestral chordate character...
  18. ncbi request reprint Amphioxus AmphiDelta: evolution of Delta protein structure, segmentation, and neurogenesis
    Stacy L K Rasmussen
    Division of Marine Biology Research, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Genesis 45:113-22. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Tail regression induced by elevated retinoic acid signaling in amphioxus larvae occurs by tissue remodeling, not cell death
    Demian Koop
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    Evol Dev 13:427-35. 2011
    ..In contrast, however, the RA-induced closure of the amphioxus anus has parallels in the RA-induced caudal regression syndrome of mammals...
  20. ncbi request reprint AmphiNk2-tin, an amphioxus homeobox gene expressed in myocardial progenitors: insights into evolution of the vertebrate heart
    Nicholas D Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Biol 255:128-37. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint The amphioxus T-box gene, AmphiTbx15/18/22, illuminates the origins of chordate segmentation
    Laura Beaster-Jones
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Evol Dev 8:119-29. 2006
    ..This lends support to the hypothesis that the vertebrate head evolved from an ancestor possessing segmented cranial mesoderm...
  22. ncbi request reprint An amphioxus nodal gene (AmphiNodal) with early symmetrical expression in the organizer and mesoderm and later asymmetrical expression associated with left-right axis formation
    Jr Kai Yu
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0202, USA
    Evol Dev 4:418-25. 2002
    ..These results suggest that amphioxus and vertebrate nodal genes play evolutionarily conserved roles in establishing Spemann's organizer, patterning the mesoderm rostrocaudally and setting up the asymmetrical left-right axis of the body...
  23. ncbi request reprint Nuclear beta-catenin promotes non-neural ectoderm and posterior cell fates in amphioxus embryos
    Linda Z Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Dyn 233:1430-43. 2005
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  24. pmc Diversification of acorn worms (Hemichordata, Enteropneusta) revealed in the deep sea
    Karen J Osborn
    Institute of Marine Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1646-54. 2012
    ..The phylogenetic position of the torquaratorids indicates that the group, after evolving from near-shore ancestors, radiated extensively in the deep sea...
  25. ncbi request reprint An amphioxus winged helix/forkhead gene, AmphiFoxD: insights into vertebrate neural crest evolution
    Jr Kai Yu
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Dev Dyn 225:289-97. 2002
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  26. ncbi request reprint Amphioxus and the evolution of head segmentation
    Linda Z Holland
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla CA 92093 0202, USA Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, 520 W Street NW, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 48:630-46. 2008
    ..Although, bony vertebrates have lost the mesodermal head segments present in the shark and lamprey, their remnants persist in the muscles of the eye and jaw...
  27. ncbi request reprint The retinoic acid signaling pathway regulates anterior/posterior patterning in the nerve cord and pharynx of amphioxus, a chordate lacking neural crest
    Hector Escriva
    Laboratoire de Biologie Moleculaire et Cellulaire, CNRS UMR 49, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, 46, Allee d Italie, 69364 Lyon, France
    Development 129:2905-16. 2002
    ..Supplemental data available on-line..
  28. ncbi request reprint A revised fate map for amphioxus and the evolution of axial patterning in chordates
    Linda Z Holland
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla CA 92093, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 47:360-72. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint Endogenous green fluorescent protein (GFP) in amphioxus
    Dimitri D Deheyn
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography UCSD, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Biol Bull 213:95-100. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Comment on "A new species of yunnanozoan with implications for deuterostome evolution"
    Jon Mallatt
    School of Biological Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4236, USA
    Science 300:1372; author reply 1372. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Expression of AmphiCoe, an amphioxus COE/EBF gene, in the developing central nervous system and epidermal sensory neurons
    Francoise Mazet
    School of Animal and Microbial Sciences, The University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, UK
    Genesis 38:58-65. 2004
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  32. ncbi request reprint Differential mesodermal expression of two amphioxus MyoD family members (AmphiMRF1 and AmphiMRF2)
    Michael Schubert
    Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, Laboratoire de Biologie Moleculaire et Cellulaire, UMR 5665 CNRS, 46, Allee d Italie, 69364, Lyon Cedex 07, France
    Gene Expr Patterns 3:199-202. 2003
    ..These two MRF genes of amphioxus have partly overlapping patterns of mesodermal expression and evidently duplicated independent of the diversification of the vertebrate MRF family...
  33. ncbi request reprint Expression of estrogen-receptor related receptors in amphioxus and zebrafish: implications for the evolution of posterior brain segmentation at the invertebrate-to-vertebrate transition
    Pierre Luc Bardet
    Laboratoire de Biologie Moleculaire de la Cellule, CNRS UMR 5161, IFR128 Biosciences Lyon Gerland, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, 46 allee d Italie, 69007 Lyon, France
    Evol Dev 7:223-33. 2005
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  34. doi request reprint Expression of the amphioxus Pit-1 gene (AmphiPOU1F1/Pit-1) exclusively in the developing preoral organ, a putative homolog of the vertebrate adenohypophysis
    Simona Candiani
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Genova, Viale Benedetto XV 5, 16132 Genova, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 75:324-30. 2008
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  35. ncbi request reprint A Gbx homeobox gene in amphioxus: insights into ancestry of the ANTP class and evolution of the midbrain/hindbrain boundary
    L Filipe C Castro
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Dev Biol 295:40-51. 2006
    ..Comparison with hemichordates suggests that anterior Otx and posterior Gbx domains were probably overlapping in the ancestral deuterostome and came to abut at the MHB early in the chordate lineage before MHB organizer properties evolved...
  36. ncbi request reprint A retinoic acid-Hox hierarchy controls both anterior/posterior patterning and neuronal specification in the developing central nervous system of the cephalochordate amphioxus
    Michael Schubert
    Laboratoire de Biologie Moleculaire de la Cellule, CNRS UMR5161 INRA UMR1237 ENS Lyon, IFR128 Biosciences Lyon Gerland, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, 46 allee d Italie, 69364 Lyon Cedex 07, France
    Dev Biol 296:190-202. 2006
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  37. pmc Retinoic acid influences anteroposterior positioning of epidermal sensory neurons and their gene expression in a developing chordate (amphioxus)
    Michael Schubert
    Laboratoire de Biologie Moleculaire de la Cellule, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5161, and Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, 69364 Lyon, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:10320-5. 2004
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  38. ncbi request reprint Retinoic acid signaling acts via Hox1 to establish the posterior limit of the pharynx in the chordate amphioxus
    Michael Schubert
    Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, Laboratoire de Biologie Moleculaire de la Cellule, CNRS UMR5161 INRA UMR1237, 46, Allee d Italie, 69364 Lyon Cedex 07, France
    Development 132:61-73. 2005
    ..This work highlights the potential of amphioxus, a genomically simple, vertebrate-like invertebrate chordate, as a paradigm for understanding gene hierarchies similar to the more complex ones of vertebrates...
  39. doi request reprint Amphioxus postembryonic development reveals the homology of chordate metamorphosis
    Mathilde Paris
    Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon, Universite de Lyon, CNRS, INRA, UCB Lyon 1, IFR128 Lyon Biosciences, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, 69364 Lyon Cedex 07, France
    Curr Biol 18:825-30. 2008
    ..Therefore, TH-regulated metamorphosis, mediated by TR, is an ancestral feature of all chordates. This conservation of a regulatory network supports the homology of metamorphosis in the chordate lineage...
  40. ncbi request reprint Insights into spawning behavior and development of the European amphioxus (Branchiostoma lanceolatum)
    Michael Fuentes
    Laboratoire Arago, UMR7628 CNRS, University Pierre and Marie Curie Paris6 Banyuls sur Mer, F 66650, France
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 308:484-93. 2007
    ..These studies have important implications for amphioxus animal husbandry and for improving laboratory techniques to develop amphioxus as an experimental animal model...
  41. ncbi request reprint Pax-Six-Eya-Dach network during amphioxus development: conservation in vitro but context specificity in vivo
    Zbynek Kozmik
    Institute of Molecular Genetics, Videnska 1083, 14220 Prague 4, Czech Republic
    Dev Biol 306:143-59. 2007
    ..g. in the control of mitosis, apoptosis, and cell/tissue motility)...