wolves

Summary

Summary: Any of several large carnivorous mammals of the family CANIDAE that usually hunt in packs.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Genome-wide SNP and haplotype analyses reveal a rich history underlying dog domestication
    Bridgett M VonHoldt
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 621 Charles E Young Drive South, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nature 464:898-902. 2010
  2. pmc mtDNA data indicate a single origin for dogs south of Yangtze River, less than 16,300 years ago, from numerous wolves
    Jun feng Pang
    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
    Mol Biol Evol 26:2849-64. 2009
  3. pmc Prdm9, a major determinant of meiotic recombination hotspots, is not functional in dogs and their wild relatives, wolves and coyotes
    Violeta Muñoz-Fuentes
    Estación Biológia de Doñana EBD CSIC, Sevilla, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e25498. 2011
  4. pmc A genome-wide perspective on the evolutionary history of enigmatic wolf-like canids
    Bridgett M VonHoldt
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Genome Res 21:1294-305. 2011
  5. ncbi Differential sensitivity to human communication in dogs, wolves, and human infants
    József Topál
    Research Institute for Psychology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1132 Budapest, Hungary
    Science 325:1269-72. 2009
  6. pmc A detailed picture of the origin of the Australian dingo, obtained from the study of mitochondrial DNA
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:12387-90. 2004
  7. ncbi Comprehension of human pointing gestures in young human-reared wolves (Canis lupus) and dogs (Canis familiaris)
    Zsófia Virányi
    Department of Ethology, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
    Anim Cogn 11:373-87. 2008
  8. ncbi Genetic evidence for an East Asian origin of domestic dogs
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Science 298:1610-3. 2002
  9. ncbi Landscape heterogeneity shapes predation in a newly restored predator-prey system
    Matthew J Kauffman
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:690-700. 2007
  10. ncbi Intrapopulation variation in gray wolf isotope (delta(15)N and delta(13)C) profiles: implications for the ecology of individuals
    Erin J M Urton
    Department of Biology, University of Saskatchewan, 112 Science Place, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E2, Canada
    Oecologia 145:317-26. 2005

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  1. pmc Genome-wide SNP and haplotype analyses reveal a rich history underlying dog domestication
    Bridgett M VonHoldt
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 621 Charles E Young Drive South, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nature 464:898-902. 2010
    ..Here we show that dog breeds share a higher proportion of multi-locus haplotypes unique to grey wolves from the Middle East, indicating that they are a dominant source of genetic diversity for dogs rather than wolves ..
  2. pmc mtDNA data indicate a single origin for dogs south of Yangtze River, less than 16,300 years ago, from numerous wolves
    Jun feng Pang
    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
    Mol Biol Evol 26:2849-64. 2009
    ..results indicate that the domestic dog originated in southern China less than 16,300 ya, from several hundred wolves. The place and time coincide approximately with the origin of rice agriculture, suggesting that the dogs may have ..
  3. pmc Prdm9, a major determinant of meiotic recombination hotspots, is not functional in dogs and their wild relatives, wolves and coyotes
    Violeta Muñoz-Fuentes
    Estación Biológia de Doñana EBD CSIC, Sevilla, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e25498. 2011
    ..genome that aligned to the last exon of the human Prdm9, containing the entire zinc finger domain, in 4 dogs, 17 wolves and 2 coyotes...
  4. pmc A genome-wide perspective on the evolutionary history of enigmatic wolf-like canids
    Bridgett M VonHoldt
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Genome Res 21:1294-305. 2011
    ..Despite the high mobility of these large carnivores, we find distinct hierarchical population units within gray wolves and coyotes that correspond with geographic and ecologic differences among populations...
  5. ncbi Differential sensitivity to human communication in dogs, wolves, and human infants
    József Topál
    Research Institute for Psychology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1132 Budapest, Hungary
    Science 325:1269-72. 2009
    ..suggest that communicative signals serve different functions for dogs and infants, whereas human-reared wolves (Canis lupus) do not show doglike context-dependent differences of search errors...
  6. pmc A detailed picture of the origin of the Australian dingo, obtained from the study of mitochondrial DNA
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:12387-90. 2004
    ..in 211 Australian dingoes sampled in all states of Australia, 676 dogs from all continents, and 38 Eurasian wolves, and 263 bp were analyzed in 19 pre-European archaeological dog samples from Polynesia...
  7. ncbi Comprehension of human pointing gestures in young human-reared wolves (Canis lupus) and dogs (Canis familiaris)
    Zsófia Virányi
    Department of Ethology, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
    Anim Cogn 11:373-87. 2008
    ..Wolf pups, on the contrary, do not attend to this subtle pointing. Accordingly in Studies 2 and 3, these wolves were tested longitudinally with this and four other (easier) human-given cues...
  8. ncbi Genetic evidence for an East Asian origin of domestic dogs
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Science 298:1610-3. 2002
    The origin of the domestic dog from wolves has been established, but the number of founding events, as well as where and when these occurred, is not known...
  9. ncbi Landscape heterogeneity shapes predation in a newly restored predator-prey system
    Matthew J Kauffman
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:690-700. 2007
    ..Elk in this newly restored predator-prey system should be able to mediate their risk of predation by movement and habitat selection across a heterogeneous risk landscape...
  10. ncbi Intrapopulation variation in gray wolf isotope (delta(15)N and delta(13)C) profiles: implications for the ecology of individuals
    Erin J M Urton
    Department of Biology, University of Saskatchewan, 112 Science Place, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E2, Canada
    Oecologia 145:317-26. 2005
    ..Variance in isotope values for wolves and other carnivores was investigated as a proxy for variation in diet among individuals...
  11. ncbi Importance of accounting for detection heterogeneity when estimating abundance: the case of French wolves
    Sarah Cubaynes
    Centre d Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive, UMR 5175, Campus CNRS, 1919 Route de Mende, F 34293 Montpellier cedex 5, France
    Conserv Biol 24:621-6. 2010
    ..In a noninvasive capture-recapture study of wolves we based on genotypes identified in feces and hairs, we found a large underestimation of population size (27% on ..
  12. ncbi Recolonizing carnivores and naïve prey: conservation lessons from Pleistocene extinctions
    J Berger
    Program in Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89512, USA
    Science 291:1036-9. 2001
    ..adult moose at disproportionately high rates in Scandinavia, and moose mothers who lost juveniles to recolonizing wolves in North America's Yellowstone region developed hypersensitivity to wolf howls...
  13. doi Landscape heterogeneity and marine subsidy generate extensive intrapopulation niche diversity in a large terrestrial vertebrate
    Chris T Darimont
    Department of Biology, PO Box 3020, Station CSC, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada V8W 3N5
    J Anim Ecol 78:126-33. 2009
    ..extensive terrestrial-marine isotopic niche variation among subpopulations, social groups, and individual grey wolves (Canis lupus) that occupy a spatially heterogeneous landscape in coastal British Columbia comprising a mainland ..
  14. ncbi Evaluating prey switching in wolf-ungulate systems
    Robert A Garrott
    Ecology Department, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1588-97. 2007
    ..Mathematical models predicting and describing wolf-ungulate interactions are typically limited to the wolves' primary prey, with the potential for prey switching in wolf-multiple-ungulate systems only suggested or assumed ..
  15. ncbi From wild wolf to domestic dog: gene expression changes in the brain
    Peter Saetre
    Department of Evolution, Genomics and Systematics, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, S 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 126:198-206. 2004
    Despite the relatively recent divergence time between domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) and gray wolves (Canis lupus), the two species show remarkable behavioral differences...
  16. ncbi A nutritionally mediated risk effect of wolves on elk
    David Christianson
    Department of Ecology, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717, USA
    Ecology 91:1184-91. 2010
    ..To quantify risk effects in elk, a species that strongly responds to the presence of wolves, we noninvasively monitored diet selection and nutrient balance in wintering elk in the Upper Gallatin, Montana, ..
  17. ncbi Indirect effects and traditional trophic cascades: a test involving wolves, coyotes, and pronghorn
    Kim Murray Berger
    Department of Wildland Resources, Utah State University, Logan, Utah 84322 5230, USA
    Ecology 89:818-28. 2008
    ..Ecosystem to evaluate whether mesopredator release of coyotes (Canis latrans), resulting from the extirpation of wolves (Canis lupus), accounts for high rates of coyote predation on pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) fawns observed in ..
  18. ncbi Climate and habitat barriers to dispersal in the highly mobile grey wolf
    Eli Geffen
    Institute for Nature Conservation Research Tel Aviv University Tel Aviv 69978 Israel
    Mol Ecol 13:2481-90. 2004
    ..We suggest two possible mechanisms by which environmental conditions may influence the dispersal decisions made by wolves.
  19. ncbi Echinococcus granulosus in gray wolves and ungulates in Idaho and Montana, USA
    William J Foreyt
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 7040, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:1208-12. 2009
    We evaluated the small intestines of 123 gray wolves (Canis lupus) that were collected from Idaho, USA (n=63), and Montana, USA (n=60), between 2006 and 2008 for the tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus...
  20. doi Genetic evidence for multiple events of hybridization between wolves and domestic dogs in the Iberian Peninsula
    Raquel Godinho
    Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, 4485 661 Vairão, Portugal
    Mol Ecol 20:5154-66. 2011
    ..of Bayesian analyses and a parallel set of simulation studies to evaluate (i) the differences between Iberian wolves and dogs, (ii) the frequency and geographical distribution of hybridization and (iii) the directionality of ..
  21. ncbi Does interference competition with wolves limit the distribution and abundance of coyotes?
    Kim Murray Berger
    Department of Wildland Resources, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322 5230, USA
    J Anim Ecol 76:1075-85. 2007
    Interference competition with wolves Canis lupus is hypothesized to limit the distribution and abundance of coyotes Canis latrans, and the extirpation of wolves is often invoked to explain the expansion in coyote range throughout much of ..
  22. ncbi Genetic differentiation of eastern wolves in Algonquin Park despite bridging gene flow between coyotes and grey wolves
    L Y Rutledge
    Environmental and Life Sciences Graduate Program, Trent University, 2140 East Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
    Heredity (Edinb) 105:520-31. 2010
    ..Extensive hybridization among grey wolves (Canis lupus), eastern wolves (C. lycaon) and coyotes (C...
  23. pmc Rapid adaptive evolution of northeastern coyotes via hybridization with wolves
    Roland Kays
    New York State Museum, Albany, NY 12230, USA
    Biol Lett 6:89-93. 2010
    ..range of coyotes over the last 90 years is partly explained by changes to the landscape and local extinctions of wolves, but hybridization may also have facilitated their movement...
  24. ncbi SNPs in ecological and conservation studies: a test in the Scandinavian wolf population
    J M Seddon
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Mol Ecol 14:503-11. 2005
    ..previously been shown to be polymorphic in domestic dogs and four sites were newly identified as polymorphic in wolves. Of the 24 assayed loci, 22 SNPs were found to be variable within the Scandinavian population and, importantly, ..
  25. ncbi Novel repeat polymorphisms of the dopaminergic neurotransmitter genes among dogs and wolves
    Krisztina Hejjas
    Department of Medical Chemistry, Molecular Biology and Pathobiochemistry, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Mamm Genome 18:871-9. 2007
    ..sample involving four dog breeds (German Shepherd, Belgian Tervueren, Groenandael, and Malinois) and European Grey Wolves. A significant difference of allele and genotype frequencies was demonstrated among the analyzed breeds; therefore,..
  26. pmc Genetic analysis of historic western Great Lakes region wolf samples reveals early Canis lupus/lycaon hybridization
    Tyler Wheeldon
    Natural Resources DNA Profiling and Forensics Centre, Trent University, DNA Building, 2140 East Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8
    Biol Lett 5:101-4. 2009
    The genetic status of wolves in the western Great Lakes region has received increased attention following the decision to remove them from protection under the US Endangered Species Act...
  27. ncbi Ecological factors influence population genetic structure of European grey wolves
    Malgorzata Pilot
    Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Ul Wilcza 64, 00 679 Warszawa, Poland
    Mol Ecol 15:4533-53. 2006
    ..We suggest natal-habitat-biased dispersal as an underlying mechanism linking population ecology with population genetic structure...
  28. ncbi Genetic diversity, population structure, effective population size and demographic history of the Finnish wolf population
    J Aspi
    Department of Biology, University of Oulu, Finland
    Mol Ecol 15:1561-76. 2006
    ..All methods gave similar estimates of effective population size, approximately 40 wolves. These estimates were slightly larger than the estimated census size of breeding individuals...
  29. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies against canine distemper virus and canine parvovirus among foxes and wolves from Spain
    R Sobrino
    IREC CSIC, UCLM, JCCM, Ronda de Toledo s n, 50013 Ciudad Real, Spain
    Vet Microbiol 126:251-6. 2008
    ..Hence, a serologic survey was conducted in an opportunistic sample of 137 foxes (Vulpes vulpes) and 37 wolves (Canis lupus) in Spain for 1997-2007 to detect antibodies against canine distemper virus (CDV) and against canine ..
  30. pmc Genetic rescue and inbreeding depression in Mexican wolves
    Richard J Fredrickson
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 4501, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2365-71. 2007
    ..Among extant Mexican wolves (Canis lupus baileyi), inbreeding had reduced genetic diversity and potentially lowered fitness, and as a result, ..
  31. doi Predator and heterospecific stimuli alter behaviour in cattle
    Bryan M Kluever
    School of Natural Resources, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Behav Processes 81:85-91. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that domestic herbivores react to predatory stimuli, can differentiate between stimuli representing two predatory species, and suggest that cattle may reduce antipredatory behaviour when near heterospecifics...
  32. ncbi Detecting introgressive hybridization between free-ranging domestic dogs and wild wolves (Canis lupus) by admixture linkage disequilibrium analysis
    A Verardi
    Istituto Nazionale per la Fauna Selvatica, via Ca Fornacetta 9, 40064 Ozzano dell Emilia Bologna, Italy
    Mol Ecol 15:2845-55. 2006
    Occasional crossbreeding between free-ranging domestic dogs and wild wolves (Canis lupus) has been detected in some European countries by mitochondrial DNA sequencing and genotyping unlinked microsatellite loci...
  33. ncbi Helminth parasites of wolves (Canis lupus): a species list and an analysis of published prevalence studies in Nearctic and Palaearctic populations
    H L Craig
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, L69 3BX, UK
    J Helminthol 79:95-103. 2005
    ..From 27 papers a total of 72 helminth species from 40 genera were recorded that infect wolves, of which 93% were identified from the gastrointestinal tract at necropsy...
  34. doi A gene expression signature of confinement in peripheral blood of red wolves (Canis rufus)
    Erin Kennerly
    Department of Genetics, Gardner Hall, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7614, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:2782-91. 2008
    ..We illustrate this concept in a comparison of free range and confined North American red wolves (Canis rufus)...
  35. ncbi Low-coverage vaccination strategies for the conservation of endangered species
    D T Haydon
    Division of Environmental and Evolutionary Biology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Nature 443:692-5. 2006
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  36. pmc Stable isotopes, ecological integration and environmental change: wolves record atmospheric carbon isotope trend better than tree rings
    Joseph K Bump
    School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2471-80. 2007
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  37. pmc Narrow genetic basis for the Australian dingo confirmed through analysis of paternal ancestry
    Arman Ardalan
    Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Gene Technology, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, 17121 Solna, Sweden
    Genetica 140:65-73. 2012
    ..Overall genetic evidence suggests a very restricted introduction of the first dingoes into Australia, possibly from New Guinea. This study further confirms the dingo as an isolated feral dog...
  38. ncbi A simple reason for a big difference: wolves do not look back at humans, but dogs do
    Adam Miklosi
    Department of Ethology, Eotvos University, Budapest, Pázmány P 1c, 1117, Hungary
    Curr Biol 13:763-6. 2003
    The present investigations were undertaken to compare interspecific communicative abilities of dogs and wolves, which were socialized to humans at comparable levels...
  39. ncbi Seroprevalence of Neospora caninum in gray wolves in Scandinavia
    C Bjorkman
    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Dept Clinical Sciences, P O Box 7054, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 173:139-42. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the seroprevalence of N. caninum in Scandinavian gray wolves and to investigate any geographical patterns of the infection...
  40. ncbi Frequency distributions of helminths of wolves in Kazakhstan
    A M Abdybekova
    Kazakh State Veterinary Research Institute, Almaty, Kazakhstan
    Vet Parasitol 184:348-51. 2012
    Between 2001 and 2008 a total of 41 wolves (Canis lupus) were necropsied in southern Kazakhstan and their intestinal parasite fauna evaluated. Of these animals 8 (19...
  41. ncbi Home range formation in wolves due to scent marking
    Brian K Briscoe
    Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Bull Math Biol 64:261-84. 2002
    Social carnivores, such as wolves and coyotes, have distinct and well-defined home ranges. During the formation of these home ranges scent marks provide important cues regarding the use of space by familiar and foreign packs...
  42. pmc Mitochondrial DNA data indicate an introduction through Mainland Southeast Asia for Australian dingoes and Polynesian domestic dogs
    Mattias C R Oskarsson
    Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Gene Technology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 279:967-74. 2012
    ..This underscores the complex origins of Polynesian culture and the isolation from Neolithic influence of the pre-Neolithic Australian culture...
  43. pmc The cryptic African wolf: Canis aureus lupaster is not a golden jackal and is not endemic to Egypt
    Eli Knispel Rueness
    Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, Department of Biology, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 6:e16385. 2011
    ..The only grey wolf species to inhabit the African continent is a cryptic species for which the conservation status urgently needs assessment...
  44. ncbi Domestic dog origin of canine distemper virus in free-ranging wolves in Portugal as revealed by hemagglutinin gene characterization
    Alexandra Muller
    Department of Veterinary Clinics, Institute of Biomedical Science Abel Salazar ICBAS, University of Porto, P 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    J Wildl Dis 47:725-9. 2011
    Serologic evidence for canine distemper virus (CDV) has been described in grey wolves but, to our knowledge, virus strains circulating in wolves have not been characterized genetically...
  45. ncbi Wolves modulate soil nutrient heterogeneity and foliar nitrogen by configuring the distribution of ungulate carcasses
    Joseph K Bump
    School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, 1400 Townsend Drive, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan 49931, USA
    Ecology 90:3159-67. 2009
    ..A 50-year record composed of > 3600 moose carcasses from Isle Royale National Park, Michigan, USA, showed that wolves modulate heterogeneity in soil nutrients, soil microbes, and plant quality by clustering prey carcasses over space...
  46. doi Phylogenetic analysis of 16S rRNA gene sequences reveals distal gut bacterial diversity in wild wolves (Canis lupus)
    Honghai Zhang
    College of Life Science, Qufu Normal University, Qufu, 273165, China
    Mol Biol Rep 37:4013-22. 2010
    The aim of this study was to describe the microbial communities in the distal gut of wild wolves (Canis lupus)...
  47. ncbi Mitochondrial DNA analysis of the Japanese wolf (Canis lupus hodophilax Temminck, 1839) and comparison with representative wolf and domestic dog haplotypes
    Naotaka Ishiguro
    Laboratory of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Applied and Biological Sciences, Gifu University, Gifu 501 1193, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 26:765-70. 2009
    ..The results provide valuable Information for understanding the taxonomic and phylogenetic relationships of the Japanese wolf, which have long been controversial...
  48. ncbi First report of Thelazia callipaeda (Spirurida, Thelaziidae) in wolves in Italy
    Domenico Otranto
    Department of Animal Health and Welfare, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bari, Strada P le per Casamassima Km 3, 70010, Valenzano Bari, Italy
    J Wildl Dis 43:508-11. 2007
    ..e., dogs, cats, and foxes). The first three cases of infection by T. callipaeda eyeworms in wolves (Canis lupus) are here described with up to 96 nematodes collected from a single animal...
  49. ncbi Contaminant residue levels in arctic wolves (Canis lupus) from the Yukon Territory, Canada
    M Gamberg
    Gamberg Consulting, Whitehorse, Canada
    Sci Total Environ 243:329-38. 1999
    Kidney, liver and bone samples were taken from 19 wolves (Canis lupus) collected from two locations in the Yukon Territory. Liver samples pooled by age and sex were analyzed for 22 organochlorine pesticides and 101 PCB congeners...
  50. doi Estimation of population divergence times from non-overlapping genomic sequences: examples from dogs and wolves
    Pontus Skoglund
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Mol Biol Evol 28:1505-17. 2011
    ..We applied the method to shotgun sequence data from an ancient wolf together with extant dogs and wolves and found striking resemblance to previously described fine-scale population structure among dog breeds...
  51. pmc Ancient wolf lineages in India
    Dinesh K Sharma
    Wildlife Institute of India, Postbox 18, Dehradun 248001, India
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S1-4. 2004
    ..We sequenced mtDNA of recent and historical samples from 45 wolves from throughout lowland peninsular India and 23 wolves from the Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau and compared these ..
  52. doi Body size and predatory performance in wolves: is bigger better?
    Daniel R MacNulty
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behaviour, University of Minnesota, 1987 Upper Buford Circle, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    J Anim Ecol 78:532-9. 2009
    ..2. This hypothesis was tested with longitudinal data from repeated observations of 94 individually known wolves (Canis lupus) hunting elk (Cervus elaphus) in Yellowstone National Park, USA...
  53. doi Summer kill rates and predation pattern in a wolf-moose system: can we rely on winter estimates?
    Håkan Sand
    Grimsö Wildlife Research Station, Department of Ecology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 73091 Riddarhyttan, Sweden
    Oecologia 156:53-64. 2008
    ..summer (June-September) as obtained by applying modern Global Positioning System-collar techniques on individual wolves (Canis lupus) in Scandinavia. Moose (Alces alces) was the dominant prey species both by number (74...
  54. ncbi DLA-DRB1, DQA1, and DQB1 alleles and haplotypes in North American Gray Wolves
    Lorna J Kennedy
    Centre for Integrated Genomic Medical Research, University of Manchester, Stopford Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
    J Hered 98:491-9. 2007
    ..Since domestic dogs evolved from Gray Wolves (Canis lupus), common DLA class II alleles should exist...
  55. pmc A serological survey of infectious disease in Yellowstone National Park's canid community
    Emily S Almberg
    Department of Natural Resources, Science, and Management, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7042. 2009
    Gray wolves (Canis lupus) were reintroduced into Yellowstone National Park (YNP) after a >70 year absence, and as part of recovery efforts, the population has been closely monitored...
  56. pmc Effects of wolves on elk and cattle behaviors: implications for livestock production and wolf conservation
    Isabelle Laporte
    Faculty of Environmental Design, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e11954. 2010
    In many areas, livestock are grazed within wolf (Canis lupus) range. Predation and harassment of livestock by wolves creates conflict and is a significant challenge for wolf conservation...
  57. ncbi A signal for independent coastal and continental histories among North American wolves
    Byron V Weckworth
    Division of Biological Sciences, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID 83209 8007, USA
    Mol Ecol 14:917-31. 2005
    ..Pacific Northwest coastal wolves, in particular, have never been analysed...
  58. ncbi Y chromosome haplotyping in Scandinavian wolves (Canis lupus) based on microsatellite markers
    A K Sundqvist
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, , SE-752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Mol Ecol 10:1959-66. 2001
    ..In a sample of 100 male wolves from northern Europe we found 17 different Y chromosome haplotypes...
  59. ncbi Legacy lost: genetic variability and population size of extirpated US grey wolves (Canis lupus)
    Jennifer A Leonard
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1606, USA
    Mol Ecol 14:9-17. 2005
    ..However, because wolves disperse over long distances, extant populations in Canada and Alaska might have retained a substantial proportion ..
  60. ncbi Mitochondrial DNA from prehistoric canids highlights relationships between dogs and South-East European wolves
    Fabio Verginelli
    Department of Oncology and Neurosciences, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Mol Biol Evol 22:2541-51. 2005
    ..To gain insight into the relationships between ancient European wolves and dogs we analyzed a 262-bp mitochondrial DNA control region fragment retrieved from five prehistoric Italian ..
  61. pmc Explaining dog wolf differences in utilizing human pointing gestures: selection for synergistic shifts in the development of some social skills
    Márta Gácsi
    Department of Ethology, Eotvos University, Budapest, Pázmány, Hungary
    PLoS ONE 4:e6584. 2009
    ..To reconcile previously contradicting views on the origin of dogs' outstanding performance in utilizing human gestures, we suggest that dog-wolf differences should be studied in a more complex way...
  62. ncbi Lessons learned from the dog genome
    Robert K Wayne
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 91302, USA
    Trends Genet 23:557-67. 2007
    ..Domestication involved genetic contributions from multiple populations of gray wolves probably through backcrossing...
  63. pmc More than mere numbers: the impact of lethal control on the social stability of a top-order predator
    Arian D Wallach
    School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6861. 2009
    ..Management decisions involving large social predators must therefore consider social stability to ensure their conservation and ecological functioning...
  64. ncbi Cloning endangered gray wolves (Canis lupus) from somatic cells collected postmortem
    H J Oh
    Department of Theriogenology and Biotechnology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 742, Republic of Korea
    Theriogenology 70:638-47. 2008
    ..Therefore, somatic cell nuclear transfer has potential for preservation of canine species in extreme situations, including sudden death...
  65. ncbi Sarcoptic mange in Iberian wolves (Canis lupus signatus) in northern Spain
    G Dominguez
    Public Health Services, 09572 Soncillo, Burgos, Spain
    Vet Rec 162:754-5. 2008
  66. ncbi Ancient DNA evidence for Old World origin of New World dogs
    Jennifer A Leonard
    Department of Organismic Biology, Ecology and Evolution, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1606, USA
    Science 298:1613-6. 2002
    ..This unique clade was absent from a large sample of modern dogs, which implies that European colonists systematically discouraged the breeding of native American dogs...
  67. ncbi Canine parvovirus enteritis, canine distemper, and major histocompatibility complex genetic variation in Mexican wolves
    Philip W Hedrick
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4501, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:909-13. 2003
    ..Resistance to pathogens is an important aspect of the management and long-term survival of endangered taxa, such as the Mexican wolf...
  68. pmc Development of gaze following abilities in wolves (Canis lupus)
    Friederike Range
    Department of Cognitive Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 6:e16888. 2011
    ..the ontogeny and habituation patterns of gaze following into distant space and behind barriers in nine hand-raised wolves. We found that these wolves could use conspecific as well as human gaze cues even in the barrier task, which is ..
  69. ncbi Predatory senescence in ageing wolves
    Daniel R MacNulty
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behaviour, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:1347-56. 2009
    ..Here we use longitudinal data from repeated observations of individually-known wolves (Canis lupus) hunting elk (Cervus elaphus) in Yellowstone National Park to demonstrate that adult predatory ..
  70. pmc Phylogeographic history of grey wolves in Europe
    Małgorzata Pilot
    Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences, 00 679 Warszawa, Poland
    BMC Evol Biol 10:104. 2010
    ..In this study, we address the question of the genetic consequences of Pleistocene glaciations for European grey wolves. Combining our data with data from published studies, we analysed phylogenetic relationships and geographic ..
  71. ncbi Combined use of maternal, paternal and bi-parental genetic markers for the identification of wolf-dog hybrids
    C Vila
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Heredity (Edinb) 90:17-24. 2003
    ..We first characterized the variability of mtDNA and Y chromosome markers in Scandinavian wolves as well as in neighboring wolf populations and in dogs...
  72. ncbi A spatially explicit model for an Allee effect: why wolves recolonize so slowly in Greater Yellowstone
    Amy Hurford
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta, Canada T6G 2E9
    Theor Popul Biol 70:244-54. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that a reduced probability of finding mates at low densities may slow recolonization rate...
  73. ncbi Dynamics of hybridization and introgression in red wolves and coyotes
    Richard J Fredrickson
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4601, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:1272-83. 2006
    ..endangerment in many taxa and are considered the greatest biological threats to the reintroduced population of red wolves (Canis rufus) in North Carolina (U.S.A.)...
  74. ncbi Prey risk allocation in a grazing ecosystem
    Justin A Gude
    Ecology Department, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717, USA
    Ecol Appl 16:285-98. 2006
    ..We found little evidence that wolves affect elk group sizes, which were strongly influenced by habitat type and hunting by humans...
  75. pmc Patterns of nucleotide misincorporations during enzymatic amplification and direct large-scale sequencing of ancient DNA
    M Stiller
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:13578-84. 2006
    ....
  76. pmc Molecular and evolutionary history of melanism in North American gray wolves
    Tovi M Anderson
    Departments of Genetics and Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 323:1339-43. 2009
    ..We show that the melanistic K locus mutation in North American wolves derives from past hybridization with domestic dogs, has risen to high frequency in forested habitats, and exhibits ..
  77. ncbi Differentiation of tundra/taiga and boreal coniferous forest wolves: genetics, coat colour and association with migratory caribou
    Marco Musiani
    Faculty of Environmental Design, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1 N4
    Mol Ecol 16:4149-70. 2007
    ..tundra and forested regions of Canada explained differences in migratory behaviour, genetics, and coat colour of wolves. Satellite-telemetry data demonstrated that tundra wolves (n = 19) migrate annually with caribou (n = 19) from ..
  78. ncbi Exposure of free-ranging maned wolves (Chrysocyon brachyurus) to infectious and parasitic disease agents in the Noël Kempff Mercado National Park, Bolivia
    Sharon L Deem
    Field Veterinary Program, Wildlife Conservation Society, 2300 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, New York 10460, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 36:192-7. 2005
    Maned wolves (Chrysocyon brachyurus) are neotropic mammals, listed as a CITES Appendix II species, with a distribution south of the Amazon forest from Bolivia, through northern Argentina and Paraguay and into eastern Brazil and northern ..
  79. ncbi The genealogy and genetic viability of reintroduced Yellowstone grey wolves
    Bridgett M VonHoldt
    University of California, Los Angeles, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 621 Charles E Young Dr South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:252-74. 2008
    ..We have analysed 200 Yellowstone wolves, including all 31 founders, for variation in 26 microsatellite loci over the 10-year reintroduction period (1995-..
  80. ncbi Historical and ecological determinants of genetic structure in arctic canids
    L E Carmichael
    CW405 Biological Sciences Building, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Mol Ecol 16:3466-83. 2007
    b>Wolves (Canis lupus) and arctic foxes (Alopex lagopus) are the only canid species found throughout the mainland tundra and arctic islands of North America...
  81. ncbi Detection of Leishmania infantum in captive wolves from Southwestern Europe
    Natalia Sastre
    Servei Veterinari de Genètica Molecular, Departament de Ciencia Animal i dels Aliments, Facultat de Veterinaria, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 158:117-20. 2008
    ..For that reason, the serum and peripheral blood samples of 33 captive wolves from the European Breeding of Endangered Species Programme (EEP) were analyzed using the enzyme-linked ..
  82. doi Conserving top predators in ecosystems
    Guillaume Chapron
    Science 320:47. 2008
  83. pmc Glucocorticoid stress hormones and the effect of predation risk on elk reproduction
    Scott Creel
    Department of Ecology, 310 Lewis Hall, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:12388-93. 2009
    ..When wolves are present, elk alter their grouping patterns, vigilance, foraging behavior, habitat selection, and diet...
  84. pmc The IGF1 small dog haplotype is derived from Middle Eastern grey wolves
    Melissa M Gray
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Biol 8:16. 2010
    ....
  85. ncbi Megafaunal extinctions and the disappearance of a specialized wolf ecomorph
    Jennifer A Leonard
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Curr Biol 17:1146-50. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, wolves disappeared from northern North America in the Late Pleistocene, suggesting they were affected by factors that ..
  86. ncbi Recolonizing wolves and mesopredator suppression of coyotes: impacts on pronghorn population dynamics
    Kim Murray Berger
    Department of Wildland Resources, Utah State University, 5230 Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322, USA
    Ecol Appl 18:599-612. 2008
    ..abundance to evaluate whether mesopredator release of coyotes (Canis latrans), resulting from the extirpation of wolves (Canis lupus) throughout much of the United States, contributes to high rates of neonatal mortality in ungulates...
  87. ncbi Endangered wolves cloned from adult somatic cells
    Min Kyu Kim
    Department of Theriogenology and Biotechnology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Cloning Stem Cells 9:130-7. 2007
    ..In each surrogate dog, two fetal sacs were confirmed by early pregnancy diagnosis at 23 days, but only two cloned wolves were delivered...
  88. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies to Neospora caninum in wild animals
    J P Dubey
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Animal and Natural Resources Institute, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 91:1217-8. 2005
    ..in 5 of 249 bison (Bison bison), 5 of 160 caribou (Rangifer tarandus), 4 of 162 moose (Alces alces), 4 of 122 wolves (Canis lupus), and 1 of 224 musk ox (Ovibos moschatus) but not in 197 black bears (Ursus americanus)...
  89. ncbi Serologic survey for selected disease agents in wolves (Canis lupus) from Alaska and the Yukon Territory, 1984-2000
    Randall L Zarnke
    Alaska Department of Fish and Game, 1300 College Road, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701 1599, USA
    J Wildl Dis 40:632-8. 2004
    b>Wolves (Canis lupus) were captured in several geographic areas of Alaska (USA) and the Yukon Territory (Canada) during 1984-2000. Blood was collected from 1,122 animals...
  90. ncbi The importance of crossroads in faecal marking behaviour of the wolves (Canis lupus)
    Isabel Barja
    Departamento de Biologia, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, 28049 Madrid, Spain
    Naturwissenschaften 91:489-92. 2004
    For wolves (Canis lupus) scats play an important function in territorial marking behaviour...
  91. ncbi The distribution of Echinococcus granulosus in moose: evidence for parasite-induced vulnerability to predation by wolves?
    Damien O Joly
    Department of Biology, University of Saskatchewan, 112 Science Place, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, S7N 5E2
    Oecologia 140:586-90. 2004
    ..Heavy infection by E. granulosus may predispose moose to increased risk of predation by wolves. Theory predicts that parasite-induced vulnerability to predation will reduce the degree of aggregation of ..
  92. ncbi Experimental Brucella abortus infection in wolves
    S V Tessaro
    Lethbridge Laboratory, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, PO Box 640, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 3Z4, Canada
    J Wildl Dis 40:60-5. 2004
    Four juvenile male wolves (Canis lupus) each received an oral dose of 1.6-1...
  93. ncbi Two centuries of the Scandinavian wolf population: patterns of genetic variability and migration during an era of dramatic decline
    Ø Flagstad
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, S 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Mol Ecol 12:869-80. 2003
    ..Contemporary Finnish wolves, considered to be representative of a large eastern wolf population, were used for comparison...
  94. pmc Gray wolves as climate change buffers in Yellowstone
    Christopher C Wilmers
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    PLoS Biol 3:e92. 2005
    ..In Yellowstone National Park, winter conditions and reintroduced gray wolves (Canis lupus) together determine the availability of winter carrion on which numerous scavenger species depend for ..
  95. pmc Rabies in endangered Ethiopian wolves
    Deborah A Randall
    University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:2214-7. 2004
    ..as a particular threat to wild canids, we report on a rabies outbreak in a subpopulation of endangered Ethiopian wolves in the Bale Mountains, Ethiopia, in 2003 and 2004. Parenteral vaccination of wolves was used to manage the outbreak...
  96. ncbi Evidence of genetic distinction and long-term population decline in wolves (Canis lupus) in the Italian Apennines
    V Lucchini
    Istituto Nazionale per la Fauna Selvatica, Ozzano Emilia BO, Italy
    Mol Ecol 13:523-36. 2004
    ..Historical information suggests the occurrence of an extensive human-caused contraction in the distribution range of wolves (Canis lupus) during the last few centuries in Europe...
  97. ncbi Population size estimation in Yellowstone wolves with error-prone noninvasive microsatellite genotypes
    Scott Creel
    Department of Ecology, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA
    Mol Ecol 12:2003-9. 2003
    ..For faecal genotypes from wolves in Yellowstone National Park, error rates varied substantially among samples, often above the 'worst-case ..
  98. ncbi Species-specific differences and similarities in the behavior of hand-raised dog and wolf pups in social situations with humans
    Márta Gácsi
    Department of Ethology, Eotvos University, Budapest, Pázmány P 1 c 1117 Hungary
    Dev Psychobiol 47:111-22. 2005
    ..Dogs and wolves did not differ in their general activity level during the tests...
  99. ncbi MHC class II genes in European wolves: a comparison with dogs
    Jennifer M Seddon
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, EBC, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Immunogenetics 54:490-500. 2002
    ..the diversification of species, we present nine DQA, 10 DQB, and 17 DRB1 sequences of the second exon for European wolves and compare them with sequences of North American wolves and dogs...
  100. ncbi Evaluation of d2, a microsatellite measure of inbreeding and outbreeding, in wolves with a known pedigree
    P Hedrick
    Department of Biology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287, USA
    Evolution 55:1256-60. 2001
    ..We suggest that the measure be examined theoretically to determine when (and how much) the predictive value of the measure is different from that of heterozygosity for inbreeding or outbreeding levels in a variety of different scenarios...
  101. ncbi The domestication of social cognition in dogs
    Brian Hare
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Science 298:1634-6. 2002
    ..In this study, we found that wolves who were raised by humans do not show these same skills, whereas domestic dog puppies only a few weeks old, even ..

Research Grants74

  1. Novel TIRF microscopy analyzing trafficking & signaling at the cell cortex
    Derek Toomre; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Consistent with the recovery act's goal, this funding will provide full-time summer employment for 4 undergraduate students and accelerate scientific achievement of the parent DP2 award...
  2. Center for Clinical and Translational Science
    Theodore Mazzone; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..09/04, Reissued 4/2006) Page 6 Continuation Format Page ..
  3. CELLULAR IMMUNE RESPONSES TO LIVE ATTENUATED SIV VACCINES
    Michael Axthelm; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Fertil Steril (Suppl), p-607, 1998 (abstract #S-317). Sadler-Fredd K, Patton PE, Larson J, Eaton DL, Teramura D, Wolf DP. Adoption of a blastocyst culture program. Fertil Steril Program Supplement 0-266, 1998 (abstract 599). ..
  4. CELLULAR IMMUNE RESPONSES TO LIVE ATTENUATED SIV VACCINES
    Michael Axthelm; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Fertil Steril (Suppl), p-607, 1998 (abstract #S-317). Sadler-Fredd K, Patton PE, Larson J, Eaton DL, Teramura D, Wolf DP. Adoption of a blastocyst culture program. Fertil Steril Program Supplement 0-266, 1998 (abstract 599). ..
  5. CELLULAR IMMUNE RESPONSES TO LIVE ATTENUATED SIV VACCINES
    Michael Axthelm; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Fertil Steril (Suppl), p-607, 1998 (abstract #S-317). Sadler-Fredd K, Patton PE, Larson J, Eaton DL, Teramura D, Wolf DP. Adoption of a blastocyst culture program. Fertil Steril Program Supplement 0-266, 1998 (abstract 599). ..
  6. EFFECTS OF COCAINE IN FETAL MONKEY BRAIN
    OLINE RXNNEKLEIV; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Fertil Steril (Suppl), p-607, 1998 (abstract #S-317). Sadler-Fredd K, Patton PE, Larson J, Eaton DL, Teramura D, Wolf DP. Adoption of a blastocyst culture program. Fertil Steril Program Supplement 0-266, 1998 (abstract 599). ..
  7. IN SITU MEASUREMENT OF CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUG KINETICS IN SOLID TUMORS
    James Bading; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The resulting data will be used to develop and validate a kinetic model which correctly predicts the amount of 5-FU incorporated into cytotoxic forms within tumor. ..
  8. IN SITU MEASUREMENT OF CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUG KINETICS IN SOLID TUMORS
    James Bading; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The resulting data will be used to develop and validate a kinetic model which correctly predicts the amount of 5-FU incorporated into cytotoxic forms within tumor. ..
  9. IN SITU MEASUREMENT OF CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUG KINETICS IN SOLID TUMORS
    James Bading; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The resulting data will be used to develop and validate a kinetic model which correctly predicts the amount of 5-FU incorporated into cytotoxic forms within tumor. ..
  10. PILOT--HEAD AND NECK ONCOLOGY
    Carol Bradford; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..D.S., Ph.D. The highly interactive program has strong intra- and inter-programmatic collaborations with more than 40 joint publications and nine new collaborative grant applications. ..
  11. NOVEL SYNTHESIS & APPLICATIONS OF DIAZOMETHANE
    MANOUCHEHR SALJOUGHIAN; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We have begun to investigate the details of the diazomethane reactions, focussing on methylation of acids, pyrolazine formation and diazoketone synthesis, in preparation for use of the high specific activity tritiated diazomethane. ..
  12. Interdisciplinary Comprehensive Arm Rehab Evaluation (I-CARE) Stroke Initiative
    Carolee Winstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. High-Speed, Depth-Resolved Images of Cardiac physiology
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We focus here on the heart because therein lie salient problems that are ready to be addressed by this new technology. However, the wide range of possible applications may lead to the commercialization of this new technology. ..
  14. High-Speed, Depth-Resolved Images of Cardiac physiology
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We focus here on the heart because therein lie salient problems that are ready to be addressed by this new technology. However, the wide range of possible applications may lead to the commercialization of this new technology. ..
  15. Comparative Genetics of Sweet Taste in Carnivora
    Peihua Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  16. Comparative Genetics of Sweet Taste in Carnivora
    Peihua Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  17. High-Speed, Depth-Resolved Images of Cardiac physiology
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We focus here on the heart because therein lie salient problems that are ready to be addressed by this new technology. However, the wide range of possible applications may lead to the commercialization of this new technology. ..
  18. High-Speed, Depth-Resolved Images of Cardiac physiology
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We focus here on the heart because therein lie salient problems that are ready to be addressed by this new technology. However, the wide range of possible applications may lead to the commercialization of this new technology. ..
  19. MD Anderson Cancer Ctr. Gynecology SPORE: Uterine Cancer
    Karen Lu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..D., Principal Investigator) will encourage faculty development research. An Internal Advisory Committee and External Advisory Committee will assist in scientific and clinical planning and evaluation of projects. ..
  20. MD Anderson Cancer Ctr. Gynecology SPORE: Uterine Cancer
    Thomas Burke; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..D., Principal Investigator) will encourage faculty development research. An Internal Advisory Committee and External Advisory Committee will assist in scientific and clinical planning and evaluation of projects. ..
  21. MD Anderson Cancer Ctr. Gynecology SPORE: Uterine Cancer
    Thomas Burke; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..D., Principal Investigator) will encourage faculty development research. An Internal Advisory Committee and External Advisory Committee will assist in scientific and clinical planning and evaluation of projects. ..
  22. High-Speed, Depth-Resolved Images of Cardiac physiology
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We focus here on the heart because therein lie salient problems that are ready to be addressed by this new technology. However, the wide range of possible applications may lead to the commercialization of this new technology. ..
  23. MD Anderson Cancer Ctr. Gynecology SPORE: Uterine Cancer
    Thomas Burke; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..D., Principal Investigator) will encourage faculty development research. An Internal Advisory Committee and External Advisory Committee will assist in scientific and clinical planning and evaluation of projects. ..
  24. MD Anderson Cancer Ctr. Gynecology SPORE: Uterine Cancer
    Thomas Burke; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..D., Principal Investigator) will encourage faculty development research. An Internal Advisory Committee and External Advisory Committee will assist in scientific and clinical planning and evaluation of projects. ..
  25. MD Anderson Cancer Ctr. Gynecology SPORE: Uterine Cancer
    Karen Lu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..D., Principal Investigator) will encourage faculty development research. An Internal Advisory Committee and External Advisory Committee will assist in scientific and clinical planning and evaluation of projects. ..
  26. GENETIC METABOLIC DISEASES OF INFANCY AND CHILDHOOD
    Stanton Segal; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ....
  27. Field Measures of Functional Tasks for CIT Intervention
    Paolo Bonato; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..They will remotely monitor functional upper limb use outside the clinic in the homes and in the community of patients undergoing CIT. ..
  28. Field Measures of Functional Tasks for CIT Intervention
    Paolo Bonato; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..They will remotely monitor functional upper limb use outside the clinic in the homes and in the community of patients undergoing CIT. ..
  29. Field Measures of Functional Tasks for CIT Intervention
    Paolo Bonato; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..They will remotely monitor functional upper limb use outside the clinic in the homes and in the community of patients undergoing CIT. ..
  30. The Role of FGF23 in the Pathogenesis of Chronic Kidney Disease
    ANSEL PHILIP AMARAL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research endeavors to determine the direct pathological effects of FGF23 on podocytes and on the glomerular filter function of the kidney, with the eventual aim of revealing a novel therapeutic target for CKD. ..
  31. Development of selection techniques for purifying stem cells from dental tissues
    Shaomian Yao; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Development of safe, simple and efficient techniques to purify stem cells from dental tissues is the foundation for successfully use the strategy both in research and clinical aspects. ..
  32. Development of selection techniques for purifying stem cells from dental tissues
    Shaomian Yao; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Development of safe, simple and efficient techniques to purify stem cells from dental tissues is the foundation for successfully use the strategy both in research and clinical aspects. ..
  33. HIGH RESOLUTION PHYSICAL MAPS OF 4P AND 5Q
    JOHN WASMUTH; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..In addition to answering specific questions about these two regions of the human genome, the approaches to be developed and used in this project should aid in mapping other portions of the genome...
  34. Comparative Genetics of Sweet Taste in Carnivora
    Peihua Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  35. REGULATION OF CELL AND ORGAN SIZE IN VIVO
    ISWAR HARIHARAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..An approach to cloning the genes is also described. Analysis of the mutations identified in the screen will contribute to our understanding of cell size regulation in vivo. ..
  36. REGULATION OF CELL AND ORGAN SIZE IN VIVO
    ISWAR HARIHARAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..An approach to cloning the genes is also described. Analysis of the mutations identified in the screen will contribute to our understanding of cell size regulation in vivo. ..
  37. INTENSE TAI CHI EXERCISE TRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS
    Steven Wolf; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Evaluators will be blinded to the interventions, and all subjects will receive evaluations every four months over two years to ascertain the persistence of improvements. ..
  38. REGULATION OF CELL AND ORGAN SIZE IN VIVO
    ISWAR HARIHARAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..An approach to cloning the genes is also described. Analysis of the mutations identified in the screen will contribute to our understanding of cell size regulation in vivo. ..
  39. REGULATION OF CELL AND ORGAN SIZE IN VIVO
    ISWAR HARIHARAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..An approach to cloning the genes is also described. Analysis of the mutations identified in the screen will contribute to our understanding of cell size regulation in vivo. ..
  40. INTENSE TAI CHI EXERCISE TRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS
    Steven Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Evaluators will be blinded to the interventions, and all subjects will receive evaluations every four months over two years to ascertain the persistence of improvements. ..
  41. Interdisciplinary Comprehensive Arm Rehab Evaluation (I-CARE) Stroke Initiative
    Carolee Winstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  42. Interdisciplinary Comprehensive Arm Rehab Evaluation (I-CARE) Stroke Initiative
    Steven L Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  43. NEUROENDOCRINE CONTROL OF FEMALE PUBERTY
    Sergio Ojeda; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..9). Mayerhofer A, Smith GD, Danilchik M, Levine JE, Wolf DP, Dissen GA, Ojeda SR. Oocytes are a source of catecholamines in the primate ovary Evidence for a cell-cell regulatory loop. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 95:10990-10995, 1998. ..
  44. CENTROSOME DEFECTS AS CAUSES OF MALE INFERTILITY
    Gerald Schatten; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Biol Reprod 57:454-459, 1997. Meng L, Wolf DP. Sperm-induced oocyte activation in the rhesus monkey nuclear and cytoplasmic changes following intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Hum Reprod 12:1062-1068, 1997. ..
  45. EGG MEDIATED MOTILITY DURING FERTILIZATION
    Gerald Schatten; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Hum Reprod 12:1062-1068, 1997. Meng L, Ely JJ, Stouffer RL, Wolf DP. Rhesus monkeys produced by nuclear transfer. Biol Reprod 57:454-459, 1997. ..
  46. External Costs of Obesity
    Jay Bhattacharya; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Novel 5-HT treatments for METH post-addiction therapy
    CLARK TEDFORD; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this research will be utilized to explore additional biological screens for other drugs of abuse and subsequent identification of novel therapies. ..
  48. Genetic architecture of the mammalian (canid) skeleton: The silver fox (V. vulpes
    Lyudmila Trut; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..At the same time this model will give insights into morphological change (changes in appearance) that may accompany such behavioral disorders. ..
  49. Genetic architecture of the mammalian (canid) skeleton: The silver fox (V. vulpes
    Lyudmila N Trut; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..At the same time this model will give insights into morphological change (changes in appearance) that may accompany such behavioral disorders. ..
  50. Cardiovascular Disease Following Hypertensive Pregnancy
    Myles Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..They believe the results will provide critical insight into mechanisms of CVD in women and potentially suggest means to alter their CVD risk. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. Cardiovascular Disease Following Hypertensive Pregnancy
    Myles Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..They believe the results will provide critical insight into mechanisms of CVD in women and potentially suggest means to alter their CVD risk. ..
  52. Cardiovascular Disease Following Hypertensive Pregnancy
    Myles Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..They believe the results will provide critical insight into mechanisms of CVD in women and potentially suggest means to alter their CVD risk. ..
  53. Core--Biomarker
    David Loose; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Newly discovered genes whose expression will is altered during the progression will be validated by Q-PCR. The predictive ability of the candidate biomarkers will be tested in women with hyperplasia treated with Megace. ..
  54. Cardiovascular Disease Following Hypertensive Pregnancy
    Myles Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..They believe the results will provide critical insight into mechanisms of CVD in women and potentially suggest means to alter their CVD risk. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. Cardiovascular Disease Following Hypertensive Pregnancy
    Myles Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..They believe the results will provide critical insight into mechanisms of CVD in women and potentially suggest means to alter their CVD risk. ..
  56. BREAST CANCER IN WOMEN WITH PROLIFERATIVE BREAST DISEASE
    William Dupont; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  57. STEM CELL DERIVATION OF TWO NEOTROPICAL PRIMATE SPECIES
    A Schuler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  58. STEM CELL DERIVATION OF TWO NEOTROPICAL PRIMATE SPECIES
    A Schuler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  59. PREVENTIVE CARDIOLOGY
    Robert Suskind; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The evaluation of the program will assess the changes in knowledge, attitudes, skills and behaviors of the New Orleans students compared to a control group at the LSU Medical School in Shreveport...
  60. STEM CELL DERIVATION OF TWO NEOTROPICAL PRIMATE SPECIES
    A Schuler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  61. STEM CELL DERIVATION OF TWO NEOTROPICAL PRIMATE SPECIES
    A Michele Schuler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  62. Tools for Optimizing Medication Safety (TOP-MEDS)
    Bruce L Lambert; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  63. Living with the Wolf: Women's Self-Management of Lupus
    Cindy Mendelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings from this study will provide the first comprehensive glimpse into women's views of illness over time and into the processes that they use to mange and interpret their illness over an extended period. ..
  64. Controlled Affective Processing in Anhedonia
    ELIZABETH AMANDA MARTIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Ultimately, it is hoped this program of research will aid in the prevention of schizophrenia-spectrum disorders and in the treatment of negative symptoms in schizophrenia. ..
  65. 2009 Annual Wolf Creek Conference on Resuscitation
    Wanchun Tang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..End of Abstract) ..
  66. An Automated, Tailored Information Application for Medication Health Literacy
    Raymond Ownby; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PHS 398/2590 (Rev. 11/07) Page Continuation Format Page ..
  67. Improving Health Literacy to Reduce Asthma Disparities
    Michael Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  68. Improving Health Literacy to Reduce Asthma Disparities
    Michael Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  69. Improving Health Literacy to Reduce Disparities
    Michael Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..