Matthew R Milnes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Plasma steroid concentrations in relation to size and age in juvenile alligators from two Florida lakes
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, 223 Bartram Hall, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 131:923-30. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Developmental effects of embryonic exposure to toxaphene in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, 223 Bartram Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 138:81-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Variation in sex steroids and phallus size in juvenile American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) collected from 3 sites within the Kissimmee-Everglades drainage in Florida (USA)
    Mark P Gunderson
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, 221 Bartram Hall, P O Box 118525, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Chemosphere 56:335-45. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Altered neonatal development and endocrine function in Alligator mississippiensis associated with a contaminated environment
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611 8525, USA
    Biol Reprod 73:1004-10. 2005
  5. pmc Influences of sex, incubation temperature, and environmental quality on gonadal estrogen and androgen receptor messenger RNA expression in juvenile American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis)
    Brandon C Moore
    Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Biol Reprod 82:194-201. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Increased posthatching mortality and loss of sexually dimorphic gene expression in alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) from a contaminated environment
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    Biol Reprod 78:932-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in plasma thyroxine concentrations in juvenile alligators (Alligators mississippiensis) from three Florida Lakes
    Dieldrich S Bermudez
    Department of Zoology, 223 Bartram Hall, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 141:8-14. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Altered gonadal expression of TGF-β superfamily signaling factors in environmental contaminant-exposed juvenile alligators
    Brandon C Moore
    Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 127:58-63. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Developmental alterations as a result of in ovo exposure to the pesticide metabolite p,p'-DDE in Alligator mississippiensis
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, 223 Bartram Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 144:257-63. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Contaminant-induced feminization and demasculinization of nonmammalian vertebrate males in aquatic environments
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, 223 Bartram Hall, P O Box 118525, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Environ Res 100:3-17. 2006

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Plasma steroid concentrations in relation to size and age in juvenile alligators from two Florida lakes
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, 223 Bartram Hall, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 131:923-30. 2002
    ..We suggest both factors should be considered when conducting physiological studies where there is evidence to suggest growth rates may differ among populations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Developmental effects of embryonic exposure to toxaphene in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, 223 Bartram Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 138:81-7. 2004
    ..Future studies should consider the effects of embryonic exposure to a mixture of chemicals, including toxaphene metabolites, on development in alligators to better evaluate the consequences of environmental contamination...
  3. ncbi request reprint Variation in sex steroids and phallus size in juvenile American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) collected from 3 sites within the Kissimmee-Everglades drainage in Florida (USA)
    Mark P Gunderson
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, 221 Bartram Hall, P O Box 118525, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Chemosphere 56:335-45. 2004
    ..E. associated with these endpoints exists among the 3 sites with the patterns matching the patterns of organochlorine contamination, although S.E. patterns were opposite to what was predicted...
  4. ncbi request reprint Altered neonatal development and endocrine function in Alligator mississippiensis associated with a contaminated environment
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611 8525, USA
    Biol Reprod 73:1004-10. 2005
    ..These results should begin to help separate developmental abnormalities resulting from in ovo exposure, presumably of maternal origin, from physiological alterations induced through environmental exposure to contaminants...
  5. pmc Influences of sex, incubation temperature, and environmental quality on gonadal estrogen and androgen receptor messenger RNA expression in juvenile American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis)
    Brandon C Moore
    Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Biol Reprod 82:194-201. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate that the mRNA expression of receptors required for steroid hormone signaling are modified by exposure to environmental factors, including temperature and contaminants...
  6. doi request reprint Increased posthatching mortality and loss of sexually dimorphic gene expression in alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) from a contaminated environment
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    Biol Reprod 78:932-8. 2008
    ..Because these animals were raised under similar laboratory conditions, the differences are most likely of embryonic origin and organizational in nature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in plasma thyroxine concentrations in juvenile alligators (Alligators mississippiensis) from three Florida Lakes
    Dieldrich S Bermudez
    Department of Zoology, 223 Bartram Hall, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 141:8-14. 2005
    ..Comparing the seasonal pattern in plasma T(4) with plasma concentrations of sex steroids (testosterone and estradiol-17beta) or corticosterone could provide important information on the peripubescent life stage of the American alligator...
  8. doi request reprint Altered gonadal expression of TGF-β superfamily signaling factors in environmental contaminant-exposed juvenile alligators
    Brandon C Moore
    Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 127:58-63. 2011
    ..Our study suggests that embryonic exposure to environmental contaminants can affect future non-steroidal signaling patterns in the gonads of a long-lived species...
  9. ncbi request reprint Developmental alterations as a result of in ovo exposure to the pesticide metabolite p,p'-DDE in Alligator mississippiensis
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, 223 Bartram Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 144:257-63. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint Contaminant-induced feminization and demasculinization of nonmammalian vertebrate males in aquatic environments
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, 223 Bartram Hall, P O Box 118525, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Environ Res 100:3-17. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin-induced testosterone response in peripubertal male alligators
    Thea M Edwards
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 135:372-80. 2004
    ..These peripubertal animals are not juveniles but sub-adults capable of responding to the seasonal signals associated with reproductive timing in adults...
  12. pmc Effects of incubation temperature and estrogen exposure on aromatase activity in the brain and gonads of embryonic alligators
    Matthew R Milnes
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:393-6. 2002
    ..This study indicates the need to examine multiple end points and to determine the persistence of developmental alterations in contaminant-exposed wildlife populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Temporal and spatial variation in plasma thyroxine (T4) concentrations in juvenile alligators collected from Lake Okeechobee and the northern Everglades, Florida, USA
    Mark P Gunderson
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611 8525, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 21:914-21. 2002
    ..We concluded that mean plasma T4 concentrations did not match the sediment contaminant mixture data presently available to us, whereas variance seems to be a more reliable indicator of contaminant exposure...
  14. pmc Abnormal bone composition in female juvenile American alligators from a pesticide-polluted lake (Lake Apopka, Florida)
    P Monica Lind
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Environmental Medicine, PO Box 210, Nobels vag 13, plan 3, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 112:359-62. 2004
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