Markus Friedrich

Summary

Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Divergent decapentaplegic expression patterns in compound eye development and the evolution of insect metamorphosis
    M Friedrich
    Department of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Exp Zool 288:39-55. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Sequence and phylogenetic analysis of the complete mitochondrial genome of the flour beetle Tribolium castanaeum
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 26:502-12. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint New insights from hemichordate genomes: prebilaterian origin and parallel modifications in the paired domain of the Pax gene eyegone
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 316:387-92. 2011
  4. pmc The Pax gene eyegone facilitates repression of eye development in Tribolium
    Nazanin Zarinkamar
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Evodevo 2:8. 2011
  5. pmc Genomic and gene regulatory signatures of cryptozoic adaptation: Loss of blue sensitive photoreceptors through expansion of long wavelength-opsin expression in the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum
    Magdalena Jackowska
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202 USA
    Front Zool 4:24. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Continuity versus split and reconstitution: exploring the molecular developmental corollaries of insect eye primordium evolution
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Biol 299:310-29. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Probing the Drosophila retinal determination gene network in Tribolium (II): The Pax6 genes eyeless and twin of eyeless
    Xiaoyun Yang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Biol 333:215-27. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Probing the Drosophila retinal determination gene network in Tribolium (I): The early retinal genes dachshund, eyes absent and sine oculis
    Xiaoyun Yang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Biol 333:202-14. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Conserved cluster organization of insect Runx genes
    Riyue Bao
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Genes Evol 218:567-74. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Molecular evolution of the Drosophila retinome: exceptional gene gain in the higher Diptera
    Riyue Bao
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 26:1273-87. 2009

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Divergent decapentaplegic expression patterns in compound eye development and the evolution of insect metamorphosis
    M Friedrich
    Department of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Exp Zool 288:39-55. 2000
    ..The requirement for decapentaplegic as an antagonist of wingless during the early development of the Drosophila retina might have originated during the evolution of insect metamorphosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sequence and phylogenetic analysis of the complete mitochondrial genome of the flour beetle Tribolium castanaeum
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 26:502-12. 2003
    ..The partition of faster evolving amino acid sites harbored strong support for joining Lepidoptera with Diptera, which is consistent with a monophyletic Mecopterida...
  3. ncbi request reprint New insights from hemichordate genomes: prebilaterian origin and parallel modifications in the paired domain of the Pax gene eyegone
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 316:387-92. 2011
    ..Taken together, these findings identify Drosophila eyg as the baptizing member of an ancient Pax gene subfamily and recommend abandoning its classification as Pax6(5a)-related gene...
  4. pmc The Pax gene eyegone facilitates repression of eye development in Tribolium
    Nazanin Zarinkamar
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Evodevo 2:8. 2011
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  5. pmc Genomic and gene regulatory signatures of cryptozoic adaptation: Loss of blue sensitive photoreceptors through expansion of long wavelength-opsin expression in the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum
    Magdalena Jackowska
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202 USA
    Front Zool 4:24. 2007
    ..Here, we studied the spatial regulation of the Tribolium single LW- and UV-opsin gene paralogs in comparison to that of the five opsin paralogs in the retina of Drosophila melanogaster...
  6. ncbi request reprint Continuity versus split and reconstitution: exploring the molecular developmental corollaries of insect eye primordium evolution
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Biol 299:310-29. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Probing the Drosophila retinal determination gene network in Tribolium (II): The Pax6 genes eyeless and twin of eyeless
    Xiaoyun Yang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Biol 333:215-27. 2009
    ..The results from embryonic knockdown and comparative protein sequence analysis lead us further to conclude that Tribolium represents an ancestral state of redundant control by ey and toy...
  8. doi request reprint Probing the Drosophila retinal determination gene network in Tribolium (I): The early retinal genes dachshund, eyes absent and sine oculis
    Xiaoyun Yang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Biol 333:202-14. 2009
    ..Taken together, our data reveal conservation but also evolutionary plasticity of the Drosophila retinal determination gene network in insects...
  9. doi request reprint Conserved cluster organization of insect Runx genes
    Riyue Bao
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Genes Evol 218:567-74. 2008
    ..We propose a model for the conserved cluster organization of developmental gene family paralogs based on differential coduplication of regulatory elements that act over long distances...
  10. doi request reprint Molecular evolution of the Drosophila retinome: exceptional gene gain in the higher Diptera
    Riyue Bao
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 26:1273-87. 2009
    ..Developmental gene duplications, by contrast, predominantly retained overlapping expression patterns and preserved partial to complete redundancy consistent with a role in boosting developmental robustness...
  11. doi request reprint Fast co-evolution of sevenless and bride of sevenless in endopterygote insects
    Riyue Bao
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Genes Evol 218:215-20. 2008
    ..Second, the conservation of bride of sevenless in flour beetle and honeybee raises the possibility of conserved Sevenless signaling controlled patterning processes in endopterygote insects...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of Wingless patterning in the embryonic grasshopper eye
    Ying Dong
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Genes Evol 215:177-97. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint The Tribolium homologue of glass and the evolution of insect larval eyes
    Zhenyi Liu
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Biol 269:36-54. 2004
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Dramatic expansion and developmental expression diversification of the methuselah gene family during recent Drosophila evolution
    Meghna V Patel
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 318:368-87. 2012
    ..Taken together, our findings shed novel light on mth as a young member of an adaptively evolving developmental gene family...
  15. doi request reprint Opsins and cell fate in the Drosophila Bolwig organ: tricky lessons in homology inference
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Bioessays 30:980-93. 2008
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  16. pmc Parallel duplication and partial subfunctionalization of β-catenin/armadillo during insect evolution
    Riyue Bao
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 29:647-62. 2012
    ..Our data also revealed the conservation of a C-terminally truncated Arm isoform in both singleton and duplicated homologs, suggesting an as yet unexplored role in Wnt signaling...
  17. doi request reprint Biological clocks and visual systems in cave-adapted animals at the dawn of speleogenomics
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 53:50-67. 2013
    ..Arrhythmic, eyeless species of cave beetles emerge as the most stringent choice for using deep-sequencing approaches to test and explore the conservation of the biological clock, independently of the visual system. ..
  18. doi request reprint Developmental evolution of the insect retina: insights from standardized numbering of homologous photoreceptors
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 316:484-99. 2011
    ..We conclude with pointing out the need for opsin expression data from a wider range of insect orders...
  19. doi request reprint Phototransduction and clock gene expression in the troglobiont beetle Ptomaphagus hirtus of Mammoth cave
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Exp Biol 214:3532-41. 2011
    ..These can now be studied on a broad comparative scale given the efficiency of transcript discovery by next-generation sequencing...
  20. pmc Nymphal RNAi: systemic RNAi mediated gene knockdown in juvenile grasshopper
    Ying Dong
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    BMC Biotechnol 5:25. 2005
    ..Unfortunately, the lack of genetics or gene specific molecular manipulation imposes major limitations to the study of grasshopper biology...
  21. doi request reprint Drosophila as a developmental paradigm of regressive brain evolution: proof of principle in the visual system
    Markus Friedrich
    Department of Biological Sciences, School of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA friedrichm wayne edu
    Brain Behav Evol 78:199-215. 2011
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  22. ncbi request reprint Of mites and millipedes: recent progress in resolving the base of the arthropod tree
    Jason Caravas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Bioessays 32:488-95. 2010
    ..Here we discuss the progress, problems, and prospects of arriving at the final arthropod tree...
  23. ncbi request reprint The effect of manipulating ecdysteroid signaling on embryonic eye development in the locust Schistocerca americana
    Ying Dong
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, 5047 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dev Genes Evol 213:587-600. 2003
    ..americana. We furthermore found evidence that 20E initiated precocious epithelial morphogenesis of the posterior retinal margin indicating a more general role of ecdysteroids in insect embryogenesis...
  24. doi request reprint The genome of the model beetle and pest Tribolium castaneum
    Stephen Richards
    Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nature 452:949-55. 2008
    ..Systemic RNA interference in T. castaneum functions differently from that in Caenorhabditis elegans, but nevertheless offers similar power for the elucidation of gene function and identification of targets for selective insect control...