Laura D Mydlarz

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Affiliation: University of Texas at Arlington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cellular responses in sea fan corals: granular amoebocytes react to pathogen and climate stressors
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1811. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Immune defenses of healthy, bleached and diseased Montastraea faveolata during a natural bleaching event
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 87:67-78. 2009
  3. doi request reprint What are the physiological and immunological responses of coral to climate warming and disease?
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    J Exp Biol 213:934-45. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The presence of multiple phenoloxidases in Caribbean reef-building corals
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76011, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 159:372-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Variations in reactive oxygen release and antioxidant activity in multiple Symbiodinium types in response to elevated temperature
    Elizabeth S McGinty
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    Microb Ecol 64:1000-7. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Pseudopterosin biosynthesis in Symbiodinium sp., the dinoflagellate symbiont of Pseudopterogorgia elisabethae
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Interdepartmental Graduate Program in Marine Science, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Chem Biol 10:1051-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of an inducible oxidative burst in free-living and symbiotic dinoflagellates reveals properties of the pseudopterosins
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Interdepartmental Marine Science Program, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Phytochemistry 65:3231-41. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Peroxidase activity and inducibility in the sea fan coral exposed to a fungal pathogen
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca NY 14853 USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 146:54-62. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Within-host disease ecology in the sea fan Gorgonia ventalina: modeling the spatial immunodynamics of a coral-pathogen interaction
    Stephen P Ellner
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Am Nat 170:E143-61. 2007

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Publications9

  1. pmc Cellular responses in sea fan corals: granular amoebocytes react to pathogen and climate stressors
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1811. 2008
    ..In the Caribbean sea fan corals (Anthozoa, Alcyonacea: Gorgoniidae), the cell-based immune defenses are granular acidophilic amoebocytes, which are known to be involved in wound repair and histocompatibility...
  2. doi request reprint Immune defenses of healthy, bleached and diseased Montastraea faveolata during a natural bleaching event
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 87:67-78. 2009
    ..These data, while complicated by between-genet variability, illustrate the complex interaction between disease and temperature stress on immune function...
  3. doi request reprint What are the physiological and immunological responses of coral to climate warming and disease?
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    J Exp Biol 213:934-45. 2010
    ..However, there is huge variability in responses among coral species, and the rate of climate change is projected to be so rapid that only extremely hardy taxa are likely to survive the projected changes in climate stressors...
  4. doi request reprint The presence of multiple phenoloxidases in Caribbean reef-building corals
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76011, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 159:372-8. 2011
    ..These differences may originate from the level of investment of each coral species into immunity and may explain disease ecology on the reef...
  5. doi request reprint Variations in reactive oxygen release and antioxidant activity in multiple Symbiodinium types in response to elevated temperature
    Elizabeth S McGinty
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    Microb Ecol 64:1000-7. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Pseudopterosin biosynthesis in Symbiodinium sp., the dinoflagellate symbiont of Pseudopterogorgia elisabethae
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Interdepartmental Graduate Program in Marine Science, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Chem Biol 10:1051-6. 2003
    ..These results reveal for the first time that pseudopterosin biosynthesis is occurring within the algal symbiont and suggests the physiological implications of this biosynthesis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of an inducible oxidative burst in free-living and symbiotic dinoflagellates reveals properties of the pseudopterosins
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Interdepartmental Marine Science Program, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Phytochemistry 65:3231-41. 2004
    ..The significance of the comparative oxidative burst in free-living and symbiotic dinoflagellates is discussed and the potential natural role of the pseudopterosins is postulated...
  8. ncbi request reprint Peroxidase activity and inducibility in the sea fan coral exposed to a fungal pathogen
    Laura D Mydlarz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca NY 14853 USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 146:54-62. 2007
    ..ventalina utilizes these enzymes as an integral component in disease resistance pathways. As such, they may also contribute to the initiation of physiochemical defenses such as melanization and lipid soluble anti-fungal metabolites...
  9. doi request reprint Within-host disease ecology in the sea fan Gorgonia ventalina: modeling the spatial immunodynamics of a coral-pathogen interaction
    Stephen P Ellner
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Am Nat 170:E143-61. 2007
    ..g., ocean warming, nutrient enrichment) on aspergillosis prevalence and severity and for the observed high spatial and between-host variability in disease impacts...