Siu F Lee

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Polymorphism in the neurofibromin gene, Nf1, is associated with antagonistic selection on wing size and development time in Drosophila melanogaster
    Siu F Lee
    Department of Genetics and Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Mol Ecol 22:2716-25. 2013
  2. pmc High-throughput PCR assays to monitor Wolbachia infection in the dengue mosquito (Aedes aegypti) and Drosophila simulans
    Siu F Lee
    Department of Genetics, Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:4740-3. 2012
  3. pmc Genetic mapping of adaptive wing size variation in Drosophila simulans
    S F Lee
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research CESAR, Genetics Department, Bio21 Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Heredity (Edinb) 107:22-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Polymorphism in the couch potato gene clines in eastern Australia but is not associated with ovarian dormancy in Drosophila melanogaster
    Siu F Lee
    Department of Genetics and Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, VIC 3800 Australia
    Mol Ecol 20:2973-84. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Molecular basis of adaptive shift in body size in Drosophila melanogaster: functional and sequence analyses of the Dca gene
    Siu F Lee
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research, Department of Genetics, Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Mol Biol Evol 28:2393-402. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Complexity of the genetic basis of ageing in nature revealed by a clinal study of lifespan and methuselah, a gene for ageing, in Drosophila from eastern Australia
    Carla M Sgrò
    Department of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, 3800, Australia
    Mol Ecol 22:3539-51. 2013
  7. pmc Effects of small Hsp genes on developmental stability and microenvironmental canalization
    Kazuo H Takahashi
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research, Department of Genetics, Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne 3010, Australia
    BMC Evol Biol 10:284. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Genomic evidence for role of inversion 3RP of Drosophila melanogaster in facilitating climate change adaptation
    Rahul V Rane
    School of Biosciences, Bio21 Institute, University of Melbourne, 30 Flemington Road, Parkville, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Mol Ecol 24:2423-32. 2015
  9. pmc Identification, analysis, and linkage mapping of expressed sequence tags from the Australian sheep blowfly
    Siu F Lee
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research, Bio21 Institute, Genetics Department, University of Melbourne, 30 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    BMC Genomics 12:406. 2011
  10. pmc Rapid sequential spread of two Wolbachia variants in Drosophila simulans
    Peter Kriesner
    Department of Genetics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS Pathog 9:e1003607. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Polymorphism in the neurofibromin gene, Nf1, is associated with antagonistic selection on wing size and development time in Drosophila melanogaster
    Siu F Lee
    Department of Genetics and Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Mol Ecol 22:2716-25. 2013
    ..Our results point to the potential complexity involved in identifying selection on genetic variants exhibiting pleiotropic effects when studies are based on spatial patterns or association studies...
  2. pmc High-throughput PCR assays to monitor Wolbachia infection in the dengue mosquito (Aedes aegypti) and Drosophila simulans
    Siu F Lee
    Department of Genetics, Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:4740-3. 2012
    ..The new assays are accurate, informative, and cost-efficient for large-scale Wolbachia screening...
  3. pmc Genetic mapping of adaptive wing size variation in Drosophila simulans
    S F Lee
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research CESAR, Genetics Department, Bio21 Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Heredity (Edinb) 107:22-9. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that parallel evolution of wing size clines could be driven by non-identical genetic mechanisms but in both cases involve a major QTL as well as smaller effects of other genomic regions...
  4. doi request reprint Polymorphism in the couch potato gene clines in eastern Australia but is not associated with ovarian dormancy in Drosophila melanogaster
    Siu F Lee
    Department of Genetics and Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, VIC 3800 Australia
    Mol Ecol 20:2973-84. 2011
    ..In conclusion, ovarian dormancy does not show a simple latitudinal cline, and the lack of cpo-dormancy association suggests a different genetic basis to reproductive dormancy in North America and Australia...
  5. doi request reprint Molecular basis of adaptive shift in body size in Drosophila melanogaster: functional and sequence analyses of the Dca gene
    Siu F Lee
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research, Department of Genetics, Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Mol Biol Evol 28:2393-402. 2011
    ..Our results provide strong support that Dca is a candidate for climatic adaptation in D. melanogaster...
  6. doi request reprint Complexity of the genetic basis of ageing in nature revealed by a clinal study of lifespan and methuselah, a gene for ageing, in Drosophila from eastern Australia
    Carla M Sgrò
    Department of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, 3800, Australia
    Mol Ecol 22:3539-51. 2013
    ..melanogaster. Our results indicate that the mth locus likely has genetic background and environment-specific effects. ..
  7. pmc Effects of small Hsp genes on developmental stability and microenvironmental canalization
    Kazuo H Takahashi
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research, Department of Genetics, Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne 3010, Australia
    BMC Evol Biol 10:284. 2010
    ..These characteristics of HSPs imply that they might affect developmental buffering and canalization...
  8. doi request reprint Genomic evidence for role of inversion 3RP of Drosophila melanogaster in facilitating climate change adaptation
    Rahul V Rane
    School of Biosciences, Bio21 Institute, University of Melbourne, 30 Flemington Road, Parkville, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Mol Ecol 24:2423-32. 2015
    ..Our data suggest that climatic adaptation through inversions can be dynamic, reflecting changes in the relative abundance of different forms of an inversion and ongoing evolution of allelic content within an inversion...
  9. pmc Identification, analysis, and linkage mapping of expressed sequence tags from the Australian sheep blowfly
    Siu F Lee
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research, Bio21 Institute, Genetics Department, University of Melbourne, 30 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    BMC Genomics 12:406. 2011
    ..However, genomic information on L. cuprina is still sparse...
  10. pmc Rapid sequential spread of two Wolbachia variants in Drosophila simulans
    Peter Kriesner
    Department of Genetics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS Pathog 9:e1003607. 2013
    ..We discuss implications for Wolbachia-host dynamics and coevolution and for applications of Wolbachia to disease control. ..