green anole

Summary

Alias: Anolis carolinensis

Top Publications

  1. Monti E, Bassi M, Papini N, Riboni M, Manzoni M, Venerando B, et al. Identification and expression of NEU3, a novel human sialidase associated to the plasma membrane. Biochem J. 2000;349:343-51 pubmed
    ..8. Immunofluorescence staining of the transfected COS7 cells demonstrated the protein's localization in the plasma membrane. ..
  2. Monti E, Bassi M, Bresciani R, Civini S, Croci G, Papini N, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of NEU4, the fourth member of the human sialidase gene family. Genomics. 2004;83:445-53 pubmed
    ..Immunofluorescence staining and Western blot analysis demonstrated the association of NEU4 with the inner cell membranes. ..
  3. Glor R, Losos J, Larson A. Out of Cuba: overwater dispersal and speciation among lizards in the Anolis carolinensis subgroup. Mol Ecol. 2005;14:2419-32 pubmed publisher
    ..molecular phylogenetic analyses to assess the contribution of overwater dispersal to diversification of the Anolis carolinensis subgroup, a clade comprising nine canopy-dwelling species distributed across the northern Caribbean...
  4. Wei Z, Wu Q, Ren L, Hu X, Guo Y, Warr G, et al. Expression of IgM, IgD, and IgY in a reptile, Anolis carolinensis. J Immunol. 2009;183:3858-64 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we show that the green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis) expresses three Ig H chain isotypes (IgM, IgD, and IgY) but no IgA...
  5. Wu Q, Wei Z, Yang Z, Wang T, Ren L, Hu X, et al. Phylogeny, genomic organization and expression of lambda and kappa immunoglobulin light chain genes in a reptile, Anolis carolinensis. Dev Comp Immunol. 2010;34:579-89 pubmed publisher
    ..Using the recently released genome sequencing data, we show in this study that the reptile Anolis carolinensis expresses both lambda and kappa light chain genes...
  6. Matthews J, Zacharewski T. Differential binding affinities of PCBs, HO-PCBs, and aroclors with recombinant human, rainbow trout (Onchorhynkiss mykiss), and green anole (Anolis carolinensis) estrogen receptors, using a semi-high throughput competitive binding assay. Toxicol Sci. 2000;53:326-39 pubmed
    ..The fusion proteins consisted of the D, E, and F domains of human (alpha), cloned reptilian (Anolis carolinensis) and recloned rainbow trout (Onchorhynkiss mykiss) estrogen receptors (ER) linked to the glutathione S-..
  7. Manzoni M, Colombi P, Papini N, Rubaga L, Tiso N, Preti A, et al. Molecular cloning and biochemical characterization of sialidases from zebrafish (Danio rerio). Biochem J. 2007;408:395-406 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, the redundancy of sialidases together with their expression profile and their activity exerted on gangliosides of living cells indicate the biological relevance of this class of enzymes in zebrafish...
  8. Eckhart L, Dalla Valle L, Jaeger K, Ballaun C, Szabo S, Nardi A, et al. Identification of reptilian genes encoding hair keratin-like proteins suggests a new scenario for the evolutionary origin of hair. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:18419-23 pubmed publisher
    ..we compared the genomic loci of the human hair keratin genes with the homologous loci of the chicken and of the green anole lizard Anolis carolinenis...
  9. Dalla Valle L, Benato F, Maistro S, Quinzani S, Alibardi L. Bioinformatic and molecular characterization of beta-defensins-like peptides isolated from the green lizard Anolis carolinensis. Dev Comp Immunol. 2012;36:222-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Through the analysis of the green lizard (Anolis carolinensis) genome and the expressed sequence tag (EST) libraries 32 beta-defensin-like-peptides have been identified...

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  1. Giacopuzzi E, Barlati S, Preti A, Venerando B, Monti E, Borsani G, et al. Gallus gallus NEU3 sialidase as model to study protein evolution mechanism based on rapid evolving loops. BMC Biochem. 2011;12:45 pubmed publisher
    ..Giving the peculiar organization of the loop region identified in Gg NEU3, this protein can be considered of particular interest in such evolutionary studies and to get deeper insights in sialidase evolution. ..
  2. Mlitz V, Strasser B, Jaeger K, Hermann M, Ghannadan M, Buchberger M, et al. Trichohyalin-like proteins have evolutionarily conserved roles in the morphogenesis of skin appendages. J Invest Dermatol. 2014;134:2685-2692 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this study show that SFTP-positive epithelia function as scaffolds for the growth of diverse skin appendages such as claws, nails, hair, and feathers, indicating a common evolutionary origin. ..
  3. Hughes D, Green M, Warner J, Davidson P. There's a frog in my salad! A review of online media coverage for wild vertebrates found in prepackaged produce in the United States. Sci Total Environ. 2019;675:1-12 pubmed publisher
    ..At least seven incidents involved Pacific Treefrogs (Hyliola regilla) and three comprised Green Anoles (Anolis carolinensis). One lizard and nine frogs were found alive, and at least two frogs were released into non-native areas...
  4. Borràs E, Albalat R, Duester G, Parés X, Farrés J. The Xenopus alcohol dehydrogenase gene family: characterization and comparative analysis incorporating amphibian and reptilian genomes. BMC Genomics. 2014;15:216 pubmed publisher
    ..Novel ADH sequences identified in the genomes of Anolis carolinensis (anole lizard) and Pelodiscus sinensis (turtle) were also included in these studies...
  5. Feiner N, Motone F, Meyer A, Kuraku S. Asymmetric paralog evolution between the "cryptic" gene Bmp16 and its well-studied sister genes Bmp2 and Bmp4. Sci Rep. 2019;9:3136 pubmed publisher
    ..while Bmp16 has limited embryonic expression domains in the cloudy catshark, it is broadly expressed in the green anole lizard...
  6. Cohen R, Wade J. Aromatase and 5α-reductase type 2 mRNA in the green anole forebrain: an investigation of the effects of sex, season and testosterone manipulation. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2012;176:377-84 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate factors contributing to their regulation in reptiles, male and female green anole lizards were gonadectomized during the breeding and non-breeding seasons and treated with a T-filled or blank ..
  7. Cohen R, Wade J. Expression of aromatase and two isozymes of 5α-reductase in the developing green anole forebrain. J Neuroendocrinol. 2012;24:1213-21 pubmed publisher
    ..expression of neural aromatase, 5αR1 and 5αR2, on the day of hatching and at day 50 in one such lizard, the green anole. We describe the distribution of these enzymes throughout the brain and the quantification of mRNA expression ..
  8. Wang A, Husak J, Lovern M. Leptin ameliorates the immunity, but not reproduction, trade-off with endurance in lizards. J Comp Physiol B. 2019;189:261-269 pubmed publisher
    ..Green anole lizards (Anolis carolinensis) with increased activity, via exercise training, have a marked decrease in immune function as well as ..
  9. Husak J, Keith A, Wittry B. Making Olympic lizards: the effects of specialised exercise training on performance. J Exp Biol. 2015;218:899-906 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined performance and physiological differences among green anole lizards (Anolis carolinensis) that were trained for sprinting or endurance, using an increasingly rigorous training regimen over 8â€..
  10. Alibardi L. Review: mapping epidermal beta-protein distribution in the lizard Anolis carolinensis shows a specific localization for the formation of scales, pads, and claws. Protoplasma. 2016;253:1405-1420 pubmed
    ..Three main modifications of body scales are present in the lizard Anolis carolinensis: gular scales, adhesive pad lamellae, and claws...
  11. Kichigin I, Lisachov A, Giovannotti M, Makunin A, Kabilov M, O Brien P, et al. First report on B chromosome content in a reptilian species: the case of Anolis carolinensis. Mol Genet Genomics. 2019;294:13-21 pubmed publisher
    ..One model squamate species with available genome sequence is Anolis carolinensis. The scope of the present article is to describe the genetic content of A...
  12. Kichigin I, Giovannotti M, Makunin A, Ng B, Kabilov M, Tupikin A, et al. Evolutionary dynamics of Anolis sex chromosomes revealed by sequencing of flow sorting-derived microchromosome-specific DNA. Mol Genet Genomics. 2016;291:1955-66 pubmed publisher
    ..genomes of only a handful of species have been sequenced, analyzed and assembled including the genome of Anolis carolinensis. Despite a high genome coverage, only macrochromosomes of A...
  13. Watanabe K, Konishi K, Turrisi G. Diversity of Aulacidae (Hymenoptera: Evanioidea) in the oceanic Ogasawara Islands (Japan), with description of a new species from Anijima Island. Zootaxa. 2013;3736:187-97 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined material from eight islands with or without invasion of the introduced lizard Anolis carolinensis (Voigt 1832) (green anoles): two species of Pristaulacus Kieffer 1900, P. boninensis Konishi, 1989, and P...
  14. Peek C, Cohen R. Seasonal regulation of steroidogenic enzyme expression within the green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis) brain and gonad. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2018;268:88-95 pubmed publisher
    ..Similar to other seasonally breeding animals, green anole lizards (Anolis carolinensis) have high sex steroid hormone levels and increased reproductive behaviors in the breeding season...
  15. Dunham L, Wilczynski W. Arginine vasotocin, steroid hormones and social behavior in the green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis). J Exp Biol. 2014;217:3670-6 pubmed publisher
    ..the effect of exogenous AVT on aggressive responding and courtship behavior in the green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis)...
  16. Rovatsos M, Altmanová M, Pokorná M, Kratochvíl L. Novel X-linked genes revealed by quantitative polymerase chain reaction in the green anole, Anolis carolinensis. G3 (Bethesda). 2014;4:2107-13 pubmed publisher
    The green anole, Anolis carolinensis (ACA), is the model reptile for a vast array of biological disciplines. It was the first nonavian reptile to have its genome fully sequenced...
  17. Wu R, Liu Q, Zhang P, Liang D. Tandem amino acid repeats in the green anole (Anolis carolinensis) and other squamates may have a role in increasing genetic variability. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:109 pubmed publisher
    ..insight into the tandem amino acid repeats in squamates, we analysed the repeat content in the green anole (Anolis carolinensis) proteome and compared the amino acid repeats in a large orthologous protein data set from six vertebrates (..
  18. Lailvaux S, Wang A, Husak J. Energetic costs of performance in trained and untrained Anolis carolinensis lizards. J Exp Biol. 2018;221: pubmed publisher
    ..We manipulated individual investment in performance by training Anolis carolinensis lizards for endurance or sprinting ability...
  19. Ubuka T, Tsutsui K. Evolution of gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone receptor and its ligand. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2014;209:148-61 pubmed publisher
    ..rat, cattle, cat, and rabbit), five birds (pigeon, chicken, turkey, budgerigar, and zebra finch), one reptile (green anole), one amphibian (Western clawed flog), six fishes (zebrafish, Nile tilapia, Fugu, coelacanth, spotted gar, and ..
  20. Sathe E, Husak J. Sprint sensitivity and locomotor trade-offs in green anole (Anolis carolinensis) lizards. J Exp Biol. 2015;218:2174-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We measured maximal sprint speed of green anole lizards on four substrates that varied in size and complexity and are used by or available to individuals in ..
  21. Stuart Y, Campbell T, Hohenlohe P, Reynolds R, Revell L, Losos J. Rapid evolution of a native species following invasion by a congener. Science. 2014;346:463-6 pubmed publisher
    ..On small islands in Florida, we found that the lizard Anolis carolinensis moved to higher perches following invasion by Anolis sagrei and, in response, adaptively evolved larger ..
  22. Figuet E, Ballenghien M, Romiguier J, Galtier N. Biased gene conversion and GC-content evolution in the coding sequences of reptiles and vertebrates. Genome Biol Evol. 2014;7:240-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Surprisingly, the first fully sequenced nonavian sauropsid (i.e., reptile), the green anole Anolis carolinensis, revealed a highly homogeneous genomic GC-content landscape, suggesting the possibility that gBGC might not ..
  23. Sannan N, Shan X, Gregory Evans K, Kusumi K, Gregory Evans C. Anolis carolinensis as a model to understand the molecular and cellular basis of foveal development. Exp Eye Res. 2018;173:138-147 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the genome for the diurnal bifoveate reptile species Anolis carolinensis (green anole) was recently published and it is possible to collect embryos from this species in captivity...
  24. Kawamura S, Yokoyama S. Molecular characterization of the red visual pigment gene of the American chameleon (Anolis carolinensis). FEBS Lett. 1993;323:247-51 pubmed
    The red sensitive visual pigment of the American chameleon, Anolis carolinensis, is unique in having absorption maximum some 50 nm further into the red than any other terrestrial vertebrate examined...
  25. Strasser B, Mlitz V, Hermann M, Rice R, Eigenheer R, Alibardi L, et al. Evolutionary origin and diversification of epidermal barrier proteins in amniotes. Mol Biol Evol. 2014;31:3194-205 pubmed publisher
    ..prediction and gene expression analyses, we show that, in contrast to fish and amphibians, the chicken and the green anole lizard have EDC homologs comprising genes that are specifically expressed in the epidermis and in skin ..
  26. Megía Palma R, Martinez J, Paranjpe D, D Amico V, Aguilar R, Palacios M, et al. Phylogenetic analyses reveal that Schellackia parasites (Apicomplexa) detected in American lizards are closely related to the genus Lankesterella: is the range of Schellackia restricted to the Old World?. Parasit Vectors. 2017;10:470 pubmed publisher
    ..the microscopic examination of the smears we identified Schellackia golvani Rogier & Landau, 1975 (ex Anolis carolinensis Voigt) and Schellackia occidentalis Bonorris & Ball, 1955 (ex Uta stansburiana Baird & Girard and ..
  27. Hsieh S. Tail loss and narrow surfaces decrease locomotor stability in the arboreal green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis). J Exp Biol. 2016;219:364-73 pubmed publisher
    ..to determine how tail loss affects running kinematics and performance in the arboreal green anole lizard, Anolis carolinensis. Lizards were run along four surface widths (9.5 mm, 15.9 mm, 19...
  28. Vandewege M, Mangum S, Gabaldón T, Castoe T, Ray D, Hoffmann F. Contrasting Patterns of Evolutionary Diversification in the Olfactory Repertoires of Reptile and Bird Genomes. Genome Biol Evol. 2016;8:470-80 pubmed publisher
    ..the number of intact OR genes in sauropsid genomes analyzed ranged over an order of magnitude, from 108 in the green anole to over 1,000 in turtles...
  29. Dores R, Lancha A, Rand Weaver M, Jankelow L, Adamczyk D. Detection of a novel sequence change in the major form of alpha-MSH isolated from the intermediate pituitary of the reptile, Anolis carolinensis. Peptides. 1991;12:1261-6 pubmed
    Intermediate pituitaries of the reptile, Anolis carolinensis, were separately pulse labeled with [3H]Trp and [3H]Tyr. The major form of alpha-MSH was purified by immunoprecipitation and isolated by reverse phase HPLC...
  30. Bergevin C, Manley G, Köppl C. Salient features of otoacoustic emissions are common across tetrapod groups and suggest shared properties of generation mechanisms. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112:3362-7 pubmed publisher
    ..SFOAE) otoacoustic emissions from a bird (barn owl, Tyto alba) and a lizard (green anole, Anolis carolinensis)...
  31. Tamate S, Iwasaki W, Krysko K, Camposano B, Mori H, Funayama R, et al. Inferring evolutionary responses of Anolis carolinensis introduced into the Ogasawara archipelago using whole genome sequence data. Sci Rep. 2017;7:18008 pubmed publisher
    ..In the 1960s, Anolis carolinensis was introduced onto one of the Ogasawara Islands, Japan, and subsequently expanded its range rapidly ..
  32. Mowlazadeh Haghighi S, Zhou Y, Dai J, Sawyer J, Hruby V, Cai M. Replacement of Arg with Nle and modified D-Phe in the core sequence of MSHs, Ac-His-D-Phe-Arg-Trp-NH2, leads to hMC1R selectivity and pigmentation. Eur J Med Chem. 2018;151:815-823 pubmed publisher
    ..Lizard anolis carolinensis pigmentation study shows very high potency in vivo...
  33. Deakin J, Edwards M, Patel H, O Meally D, Lian J, Stenhouse R, et al. Anchoring genome sequence to chromosomes of the central bearded dragon (Pogona vitticeps) enables reconstruction of ancestral squamate macrochromosomes and identifies sequence content of the Z chromosome. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:447 pubmed publisher
    ..Although the genomes of several squamate species have now been sequenced, only the green anole lizard has any sequence anchored to chromosomes...
  34. Campbell Staton S, Edwards S, Losos J. Climate-mediated adaptation after mainland colonization of an ancestrally subtropical island lizard, Anolis carolinensis. J Evol Biol. 2016;29:2168-2180 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we used the natural colonization of the green anole (Anolis carolinensis) from the island of Cuba to mainland North America to investigate the role of evolution at the niche, ..
  35. Camarata T, Howard A, Elsey R, Raza S, O Connor A, Beatty B, et al. Postembryonic Nephrogenesis and Persistence of Six2-Expressing Nephron Progenitor Cells in the Reptilian Kidney. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0153422 pubmed publisher
    ..from several species including Trachemys scripta, Chrysemys picta, Boa constrictor, Tupinambis tegu, Anolis carolinensis, and Alligator mississipiensis among others...
  36. Alibardi L. Immunocytochemical detection of beta-defensins and cathelicidins in the secretory granules of the tongue in the lizard Anolis carolinensis. Acta Histochem. 2015;117:223-7 pubmed publisher
    ..detect the specific location of three broadly expressed antimicrobial peptides in the tongue of the lizard Anolis carolinensis. The immunocytochemical study indicated that beta-defensin-15, the likely main defensin of granulocytes and ..
  37. Hutchins E, Markov G, Eckalbar W, George R, King J, Tokuyama M, et al. Transcriptomic analysis of tail regeneration in the lizard Anolis carolinensis reveals activation of conserved vertebrate developmental and repair mechanisms. PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e105004 pubmed publisher
    ..We have carried out the first transcriptomic analysis of tail regeneration in a lizard, the green anole Anolis carolinensis, which revealed 326 differentially expressed genes activating multiple developmental and repair mechanisms...
  38. Schwarze K, Singh A, Burmester T. The Full Globin Repertoire of Turtles Provides Insights into Vertebrate Globin Evolution and Functions. Genome Biol Evol. 2015;7:1896-913 pubmed publisher
    ..The globin E gene was selectively lost in the green anole, and the genes coding for globin X and globin Y were deleted in chicken...
  39. Smiley Walters S, Farrell T, Gibbs H. The importance of species: Pygmy rattlesnake venom toxicity differs between native prey and related non-native species. Toxicon. 2018;144:42-47 pubmed publisher
    ..pipiens) had a significantly different mortality response from one or more of the native prey species (Anolis carolinensis, Peromyscus gossypinus, Lithobates sphenocephalus, Hyla cinerea, and Hyla squirella) that the models were ..
  40. Park S, Infante C, Rivera Davila L, Menke D. Conserved regulation of hoxc11 by pitx1 in Anolis lizards. J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol. 2014;322:156-65 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that pitx1 expression in forelimb cells is sufficient to strongly induce the expression of hoxc11, a gene that normally exhibits hindlimb-restricted expression. ..
  41. Kerver H, Wade J. Sexually dimorphic expression of CREB binding protein in the green anole brain. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2016;225:55-60 pubmed publisher
    ..A portion of this gene was cloned for the green anole, and in situ hybridization was performed to examine the expression of CBP in the brains of gonadally intact ..
  42. David F, Rougemont J, Deplancke B. GETPrime 2.0: gene- and transcript-specific qPCR primers for 13 species including polymorphisms. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017;45:D56-D60 pubmed publisher
    ..0) of the database: eight new species (yeast, chicken, macaque, chimpanzee, rat, platypus, pufferfish, and Anolis carolinensis) now complement the five already included in the previous version (human, mouse, zebrafish, fly, and worm)...
  43. Palade J, Djordjevic D, Hutchins E, George R, Cornelius J, Rawls A, et al. Identification of satellite cells from anole lizard skeletal muscle and demonstration of expanded musculoskeletal potential. Dev Biol. 2018;433:344-356 pubmed publisher
    ..We previously isolated PAX7-positive cells from muscle of the green anole lizard, Anolis carolinensis, that can differentiate into multinucleated myotubes and express the muscle structural protein, myosin ..
  44. LeMoine C, Lougheed S, Moyes C. Modular evolution of PGC-1alpha in vertebrates. J Mol Evol. 2010;70:492-505 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, these results suggest modular evolution of the PGC-1alpha protein in vertebrates that could allow for lineage-specific divergences in the coactivating capabilities of this regulator. ..
  45. Chen S, Zhang X, Li L, Ruan B, Huang B, Huang W, et al. Evolution of IFN-? in tetrapod vertebrates and its functional characterization in green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis). Dev Comp Immunol. 2016;61:208-24 pubmed publisher
    ..It is further revealed that in North American green anole lizard Anolis carolinensis, a single IFNL gene was situated collinearly in the conserved locus as in other tetrapods, together with ..
  46. Toni M, Cioni C, De Angelis F, di Patti M. Synuclein expression in the lizard Anolis carolinensis. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol. 2016;202:577-95 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the expression of genes coding for α-, β- and γ-syns was analyzed in the green lizard Anolis carolinensis by semiquantitative RT-PCR and Western blot...
  47. Huska M, Vingron M. Improved Prediction of Non-methylated Islands in Vertebrates Highlights Different Characteristic Sequence Patterns. PLoS Comput Biol. 2016;12:e1005249 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results also show that in cold-blooded vertebrates (Anolis carolinensis, Xenopus tropicalis and Danio rerio) where genome-wide classical CpG island predictions consist primarily ..
  48. Kawamura S, Yokoyama S. Cloning of the rhodopsin-encoding gene from the rod-less lizard Anolis carolinensis. Gene. 1994;149:267-70 pubmed
    The rhodopsin (Rh) of the lizard Anolis carolinensis has only been detected in the pineal gland which controls circadian rhythms [Foster et al., J. Comp. Physiol. (1993) 33-45]...
  49. Kawamura S, Yokoyama S. Phylogenetic relationships among short wavelength-sensitive opsins of American chameleon (Anolis carolinensis) and other vertebrates. Vision Res. 1996;36:2797-804 pubmed
    ..Here we report the DNA sequences of the SWS-I and SWS-II genes from the lizard Anolis carolinensis. The shorter wavelengths of absorption by the two SWS subgroup opsins seem to be achieved by different sets ..
  50. Song X, Wang Y, Tang Y. Rapid diversification of FoxP2 in teleosts through gene duplication in the teleost-specific whole genome duplication event. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e83858 pubmed publisher
  51. Gasse B, Sire J. Comparative expression of the four enamel matrix protein genes, amelogenin, ameloblastin, enamelin and amelotin during amelogenesis in the lizard Anolis carolinensis. Evodevo. 2015;6:29 pubmed publisher
    ..expression of four enamel matrix protein genes, AMEL, AMBN, ENAM and AMTN during amelogenesis in the lizard Anolis carolinensis. We provide the full-length cDNA sequence of A...
  52. Costantini M, Greif G, Alvarez Valin F, Bernardi G. The Anolis Lizard Genome: An Amniote Genome without Isochores?. Genome Biol Evol. 2016;8:1048-55 pubmed publisher
    Two articles published 5 years ago concluded that the genome of the lizard Anolis carolinensis is an amniote genome without isochores...
  53. Smith A, Kabelik D. The effects of dopamine receptor 1 and 2 agonists and antagonists on sexual and aggressive behaviors in male green anoles. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0172041 pubmed publisher
    ..of D1 and D2 agonists and antagonists on sexual and aggressive behaviors in the male green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis)...
  54. Fleishman L, Yeo A, Perez C. Visual acuity and signal color pattern in an Anolis lizard. J Exp Biol. 2017;220:2154-2158 pubmed publisher
    ..We also calculated acuity based on published anatomical data for Anolis carolinensis It was similar to that of A.sagrei for the visual periphery...
  55. Kerver H, Wade J. Hormonal regulation of steroid receptor coactivator-1 mRNA in the male and female green anole brain. J Neuroendocrinol. 2015;27:223-33 pubmed publisher
    b>Green anole lizards are seasonal breeders, with male sexual behaviour primarily regulated by an annual increase in testosterone...
  56. Kurganov E, Saito S, Tanaka Saito C, Tominaga M. Requirement of extracellular Ca2+ binding to specific amino acids for heat-evoked activation of TRPA1. J Physiol. 2017;595:2451-2463 pubmed publisher
    ..and Ba2+ ) or intracellular Ca2+ , is involved in heat-evoked activation of green anole (ga) TRPA1...
  57. Zhang B, Mao Y, Diermeier S, Novikova I, Nawrocki E, Jones T, et al. Identification and Characterization of a Class of MALAT1-like Genomic Loci. Cell Rep. 2017;19:1723-1738 pubmed publisher
    ..triple-helix structure and its immediate downstream tRNA-like structure, including 44 in the green lizard Anolis carolinensis. Structural and computational analyses revealed a co-occurrence of components of the 3' end module...
  58. Campbell Staton S, Cheviron Z, Rochette N, Catchen J, Losos J, Edwards S. Winter storms drive rapid phenotypic, regulatory, and genomic shifts in the green anole lizard. Science. 2017;357:495-498 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, our results suggest that extreme winter events can rapidly produce strong selection on natural populations at multiple biological levels that recapitulate geographic patterns of local adaptation. ..
  59. Rosen G, O BRYANT E, Matthews J, Zacharewski T, Wade J. Distribution of androgen receptor mRNA expression and immunoreactivity in the brain of the green anole lizard. J Neuroendocrinol. 2002;14:19-28 pubmed
    Male courtship and copulation are androgen dependent in the green anole lizard, and female receptivity can be facilitated by testosterone...
  60. Yun S, Furlong M, Sim M, Cho M, Park S, Cho E, et al. Prevertebrate Local Gene Duplication Facilitated Expansion of the Neuropeptide GPCR Superfamily. Mol Biol Evol. 2015;32:2803-17 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study describes a presumptive evolutionary mechanism and development pathway of the vertebrate rhodopsin-like GPCR and cognate neuropeptide families from the urbilaterian ancestor to modern vertebrates. ..
  61. Hutchins E, Eckalbar W, Wolter J, Mangone M, Kusumi K. Differential expression of conserved and novel microRNAs during tail regeneration in the lizard Anolis carolinensis. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:339 pubmed publisher
    ..MicroRNA sequencing of green anole lizard (Anolis carolinensis) regenerating tail and associated tissues revealed 350 putative novel and 196 known microRNA precursors...
  62. Tokuyama M, Xu C, Fisher R, Wilson Rawls J, Kusumi K, Newbern J. Developmental and adult-specific processes contribute to de novo neuromuscular regeneration in the lizard tail. Dev Biol. 2018;433:287-296 pubmed publisher
    ..NMJs) recapitulate processes observed during normal neuromuscular development in the green anole, Anolis carolinensis. Our data confirm robust axonal outgrowth during early stages of tail regeneration and subsequent NMJ ..
  63. Husak J, Roy J, Lovern M. Exercise training reveals trade-offs between endurance performance and immune function, but does not influence growth, in juvenile lizards. J Exp Biol. 2017;220:1497-1502 pubmed publisher
    ..exercise training, to examine trade-offs among endurance capacity, immune function and growth in juvenile green anole lizards...
  64. Kawamura S, Yokoyama S. Paralogous origin of the rhodopsinlike opsin genes in lizards. J Mol Evol. 1995;40:594-600 pubmed
    ..we isolated and sequenced the genomic DNA clones for the RH2 opsin gene, rh2Ac, of the diurnal lizard Anolis carolinensis. This single-copy gene spans 18...
  65. Kawamura S, Yokoyama S. Expression of visual and nonvisual opsins in American chameleon. Vision Res. 1997;37:1867-71 pubmed
    We previously characterized five visual opsin genes of American chameleon (Anolis carolinensis). Here we report its nonvisual opsin gene orthologous to the chicken pineal gland-specific opsin (p-opsin) gene...
  66. Wiens J, Kuczynski C, Smith S, Mulcahy D, Sites J, Townsend T, et al. Branch lengths, support, and congruence: testing the phylogenomic approach with 20 nuclear loci in snakes. Syst Biol. 2008;57:420-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Nevertheless, our study provides strong support for many clades, including several that were controversial or poorly resolved in previous studies of snake phylogeny...
  67. Schulte J, Cartwright E. Phylogenetic relationships among iguanian lizards using alternative partitioning methods and TSHZ1: a new phylogenetic marker for reptiles. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2009;50:391-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Accounting for pattern and rate heterogeneity is becoming commonplace and is essential for accurate phylogeny reconstruction...
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    ..Our results suggest that the evolution of a deregionalized, snake-like body involved not only alterations in Hox gene cis-regulation but also a different downstream interpretation of the Hox code...
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