Meredith E Protas
Affiliation: University of California
- Genetic basis of eye and pigment loss in the cave crustacean, Asellus aquaticusMeredith E Protas
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, Center of Integrative Genomics, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3200, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:5702-7. 2011..Our work shows the potential of Asellus for studying the extremes of parallel and convergent evolution-spanning comparisons within populations to comparisons between vertebrate and arthropod systems...
- Evolution of coloration patternsMeredith E Protas
Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3140, USA
Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 24:425-46. 2008....
- Knockdown of Parhyale Ultrabithorax recapitulates evolutionary changes in crustacean appendage morphologyDanielle M Liubicich
Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3140, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:13892-6. 2009..These results provide critical evidence supporting the proposition that changes in Ubx expression have played a role in generating crustacean appendage diversity and lend general insights into the mechanisms of morphological evolution...