Wesley C Warren

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Novel venom gene discovery in the platypus
    Camilla M Whittington
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Regimental Crescent, Camperdown, NSW 2006, Australia
    Genome Biol 11:R95. 2010
  2. pmc Loss of genes implicated in gastric function during platypus evolution
    Gonzalo R Ordóñez
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular, Facultad de Medicina, Instituto Universitario de Oncologia, Universidad de Oviedo, Fernando Bongera s n, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
    Genome Biol 9:R81. 2008
  3. pmc Comparative genomic analysis of the zebra finch degradome provides new insights into evolution of proteases in birds and mammals
    Victor Quesada
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular, Facultad de Medicina, Instituto Universitario de Oncologia, Universidad de Oviedo, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
    BMC Genomics 11:220. 2010
  4. pmc Platypus globin genes and flanking loci suggest a new insertional model for beta-globin evolution in birds and mammals
    Vidushi S Patel
    The ARC Centre for Kangaroo Genomics, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    BMC Biol 6:34. 2008
  5. pmc Gene duplication and fragmentation in the zebra finch major histocompatibility complex
    Christopher N Balakrishnan
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    BMC Biol 8:29. 2010
  6. pmc The genome of a songbird
    Wesley C Warren
    The Genome Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 464:757-62. 2010
  7. pmc Genome analysis of the platypus reveals unique signatures of evolution
    Wesley C Warren
    Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 453:175-83. 2008
  8. pmc A vertebrate case study of the quality of assemblies derived from next-generation sequences
    Liang Ye
    The Genome Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Genome Biol 12:R31. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4
    Ladeana W Hillier
    Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 434:724-31. 2005
  10. pmc Comparative and demographic analysis of orang-utan genomes
    Devin P Locke
    The Genome Center at Washington University, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, Saint Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 469:529-33. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Novel venom gene discovery in the platypus
    Camilla M Whittington
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Regimental Crescent, Camperdown, NSW 2006, Australia
    Genome Biol 11:R95. 2010
    ..We have constructed and sequenced a cDNA library from an active platypus venom gland to identify the remaining components...
  2. pmc Loss of genes implicated in gastric function during platypus evolution
    Gonzalo R Ordóñez
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular, Facultad de Medicina, Instituto Universitario de Oncologia, Universidad de Oviedo, Fernando Bongera s n, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
    Genome Biol 9:R81. 2008
    ..The platypus genome sequence provides a unique opportunity to illuminate some aspects of the biology and evolution of these animals...
  3. pmc Comparative genomic analysis of the zebra finch degradome provides new insights into evolution of proteases in birds and mammals
    Victor Quesada
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular, Facultad de Medicina, Instituto Universitario de Oncologia, Universidad de Oviedo, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
    BMC Genomics 11:220. 2010
    ..Therefore, the sequencing of the zebra finch genome allows the comparison between the degradomes of mammals and birds and may help to understand the biological peculiarities of the zebra finch...
  4. pmc Platypus globin genes and flanking loci suggest a new insertional model for beta-globin evolution in birds and mammals
    Vidushi S Patel
    The ARC Centre for Kangaroo Genomics, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    BMC Biol 6:34. 2008
    ..Here we analyse genomic data from an egg-laying monotreme mammal, the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), to explore haemoglobin evolution at the stem of the mammalian radiation...
  5. pmc Gene duplication and fragmentation in the zebra finch major histocompatibility complex
    Christopher N Balakrishnan
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    BMC Biol 8:29. 2010
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  6. pmc The genome of a songbird
    Wesley C Warren
    The Genome Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 464:757-62. 2010
    ..These results indicate an active involvement of the genome in neural processes underlying vocal communication and identify potential genetic substrates for the evolution and regulation of this behaviour...
  7. pmc Genome analysis of the platypus reveals unique signatures of evolution
    Wesley C Warren
    Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 453:175-83. 2008
    ..Sequencing of this genome now provides a valuable resource for deep mammalian comparative analyses, as well as for monotreme biology and conservation...
  8. pmc A vertebrate case study of the quality of assemblies derived from next-generation sequences
    Liang Ye
    The Genome Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Genome Biol 12:R31. 2011
    ..Nonetheless, these assemblies are sufficient for the identification of the majority of genes and can reveal novel sequences when compared to existing assembly references...
  9. ncbi request reprint Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4
    Ladeana W Hillier
    Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 434:724-31. 2005
    ..Extensive analyses confirm the underlying construction of the sequence, and expand our understanding of the structure and evolution of mammalian chromosomes, including gene deserts, segmental duplications and highly variant regions...
  10. pmc Comparative and demographic analysis of orang-utan genomes
    Devin P Locke
    The Genome Center at Washington University, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, Saint Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 469:529-33. 2011
    ..Overall, the resources and analyses presented here offer new opportunities in evolutionary genomics, insights into hominid biology, and an extensive database of variation for conservation efforts...
  11. pmc Graph accordance of next-generation sequence assemblies
    Guohui Yao
    The Genome Institute, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Bioinformatics 28:13-6. 2012
    ..We describe an algorithm to take advantages of different assembly algorithms or sequencing platforms to improve the quality of next-generation sequence (NGS) assemblies...
  12. pmc The draft genome of the parasitic nematode Trichinella spiralis
    Makedonka Mitreva
    The Genome Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Nat Genet 43:228-35. 2011
    ..This genome sequence and the identified pan-phylum characteristics will contribute to genome evolution studies of Nematoda as well as strategies to combat global parasites of humans, food animals and crops...
  13. ncbi request reprint Profiling of gender-regulated gene transcripts in the filarial nematode Brugia malayi by cDNA oligonucleotide array analysis
    Ben Wen Li
    Infectious Diseases Division, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8051, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 143:49-57. 2005
    ..malayi; this should lead to improved understanding of reproduction in filarial nematodes. More generally, this approach holds great promise as a means of studying stage-specific or tissue-specific gene expression in parasitic nematodes...
  14. ncbi request reprint A physical map of the chicken genome
    John W Wallis
    Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8501, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Nature 432:761-4. 2004
    ..This map represents approximately 91% of the chicken genome and enables identification of chicken clones aligned to positions in other sequenced genomes...