Anne D Yoder

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Single origin of Malagasy Carnivora from an African ancestor
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06551, USA
    Nature 421:734-7. 2003
  2. pmc Ancient DNA from giant extinct lemurs confirms single origin of Malagasy primates
    K Praveen Karanth
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P O Box 208105, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:5090-5. 2005
  3. pmc Incongruence between genetic and morphological diversity in Microcebus griseorufus of Beza Mahafaly
    Kellie L Heckman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511 USA
    BMC Evol Biol 6:98. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Multiple nuclear loci reveal patterns of incomplete lineage sorting and complex species history within western mouse lemurs (Microcebus)
    Kellie L Heckman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 43:353-67. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Divergence dates for Malagasy lemurs estimated from multiple gene loci: geological and evolutionary context
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 21 Sachem Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:757-73. 2004
  6. pmc A multidimensional approach for detecting species patterns in Malagasy vertebrates
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:6587-94. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Lemurs
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Curr Biol 17:R866-8. 2007
  8. pmc Evidence from opsin genes rejects nocturnality in ancestral primates
    Ying Tan
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:14712-6. 2005
  9. pmc Development and application of a phylogenomic toolkit: resolving the evolutionary history of Madagascar's lemurs
    Julie E Horvath
    Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Genome Res 18:489-99. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of likelihood and Bayesian methods for estimating divergence times using multiple gene Loci and calibration points, with application to a radiation of cute-looking mouse lemur species
    Ziheng Yang
    Department of Biology, University College London, Darwin Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Syst Biol 52:705-16. 2003

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Single origin of Malagasy Carnivora from an African ancestor
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06551, USA
    Nature 421:734-7. 2003
    ..We therefore conclude that a single event, such as vicariance or common dispersal, cannot explain the presence of both groups in Madagascar...
  2. pmc Ancient DNA from giant extinct lemurs confirms single origin of Malagasy primates
    K Praveen Karanth
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P O Box 208105, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:5090-5. 2005
    ..By correlating the geographic location of subfossil specimens with relative amplification success, we reconfirm the global trend of increased success rates of ancient DNA recovery from nontropical localities...
  3. pmc Incongruence between genetic and morphological diversity in Microcebus griseorufus of Beza Mahafaly
    Kellie L Heckman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511 USA
    BMC Evol Biol 6:98. 2006
    ..Even so, current species descriptions for nocturnal strepsirrhines place a good deal of emphasis on relatively fine distinctions in pelage coloration...
  4. ncbi request reprint Multiple nuclear loci reveal patterns of incomplete lineage sorting and complex species history within western mouse lemurs (Microcebus)
    Kellie L Heckman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 43:353-67. 2007
    ..The latter result in particular emphasizes the need for careful biological study of this species...
  5. ncbi request reprint Divergence dates for Malagasy lemurs estimated from multiple gene loci: geological and evolutionary context
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 21 Sachem Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:757-73. 2004
    ..These differences appear to correlate with the nocturnal vs. diurnal lifestyles, respectively, of these two primate groups...
  6. pmc A multidimensional approach for detecting species patterns in Malagasy vertebrates
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:6587-94. 2005
    ..Through our activities, we are attempting to remedy these limitations while simultaneously enhancing research capacity in Madagascar...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lemurs
    Anne D Yoder
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Curr Biol 17:R866-8. 2007
  8. pmc Evidence from opsin genes rejects nocturnality in ancestral primates
    Ying Tan
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:14712-6. 2005
    ..This view is further supported by the distribution pattern of the middle-wavelength (M) and long-wavelength (L) opsin genes among prosimians...
  9. pmc Development and application of a phylogenomic toolkit: resolving the evolutionary history of Madagascar's lemurs
    Julie E Horvath
    Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Genome Res 18:489-99. 2008
    ..Moreover, the methods applied will be broadly applicable to other taxonomic groups where phylogenetic relationships have been notoriously difficult to resolve...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of likelihood and Bayesian methods for estimating divergence times using multiple gene Loci and calibration points, with application to a radiation of cute-looking mouse lemur species
    Ziheng Yang
    Department of Biology, University College London, Darwin Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Syst Biol 52:705-16. 2003
    ..The divergence of the mouse lemurs is dated to be around 7-10 million years ago, indicating a surprisingly early species radiation for such a morphologically uniform group of primates...
  11. pmc Evolution of a tumorigenic property conferred by glycophosphatidyl-inositol membrane anchors of carcinoembryonic antigen gene family members during the primate radiation
    Fakhraddin Naghibalhossaini
    Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Mol Biol Cell 18:1366-74. 2007
    ..These results suggest therefore that the functional changes mediated by CEA GPI anchors, including the inhibition of differentiation and anoikis, could be adaptive and advantageous...
  12. pmc Structure and function of CC-chemokine receptor 5 homologues derived from representative primate species and subspecies of the taxonomic suborders Prosimii and Anthropoidea
    Kevin J Kunstman
    Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Virol 77:12310-8. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that the shared structure and function of primate CCR5 homologue proteins would not impede the movement of primate immunodeficiency viruses between species...
  13. ncbi request reprint Using secondary structure to identify ribosomal numts: cautionary examples from the human genome
    Link E Olson
    Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Northwestern University Medical School, 303 E Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60611
    Mol Biol Evol 19:93-100. 2002
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