M J Ford

Summary

Affiliation: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Natural selection promotes divergence of transferrin among salmonid species
    M J Ford
    National Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Mol Ecol 8:1055-61. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of natural selection on patterns of DNA sequence variation at the transferrin, somatolactin, and p53 genes within and among chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) populations
    M J Ford
    National Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Conservation Biology Division, 2725 Montlake Blvd E, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Mol Ecol 9:843-55. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of transferrin: evidence for positive selection in salmonids
    M J Ford
    National Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Conservation Biology Division, Seattle, Washington 98112, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 18:639-47. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Applications of selective neutrality tests to molecular ecology
    Michael J Ford
    Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Conservation Biology Division, 2725 Montlake Blvd E, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Mol Ecol 11:1245-62. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Estimates of natural selection in a salmon population in captive and natural environments
    Michael J Ford
    Conservation Biology Division, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, 2725 Montlake Boulevard E Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:783-94. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Inferred Paternity and Male Reproductive Success in a Killer Whale (Orcinus orca) Population
    Michael J Ford
    Conservation Biology Division, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    J Hered 102:537-53. 2011
  7. pmc Selection on X-linked genes during speciation in the Drosophila athabasca complex
    M J Ford
    Section of Genetics and Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 2703, USA
    Genetics 144:689-703. 1996
  8. doi request reprint The amyloid-beta rise and gamma-secretase inhibitor potency depend on the level of substrate expression
    Catherine R Burton
    Bristol Myers Squibb Research and Development, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492, USA
    J Biol Chem 283:22992-3003. 2008

Collaborators

  • Catherine R Burton
  • Craig Polson
  • Maria Pierdomenico
  • Lisa Sisk
  • Jere E Meredith
  • Joseph L Cantone
  • Yuval Blat
  • Yang Cao
  • Joanne J Bronson
  • Tracey Fiedler
  • Dietmar A Seiffert
  • Michael G Yang
  • Andrew M Stern
  • Richard E Olson
  • Jason Corsa
  • John E Macor
  • Robert Zaczek
  • Xu Alan Lin
  • Margi E Goldstein
  • Mark W Thompson
  • Arthur H Roach
  • Carol M Krause
  • Dieter M Drexler
  • Donna M Barten
  • Kate E McElhone
  • Jeremy H Toyn
  • Cathy J Kieras
  • Carl P Bergstrom
  • Charles F Albright
  • Lawrence G Iben
  • Robert H Grafstrom

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Natural selection promotes divergence of transferrin among salmonid species
    M J Ford
    National Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Mol Ecol 8:1055-61. 1999
    ..We hypothesize that the selective agent driving rapid divergence is interactions between host transferrin and the iron-scavenging proteins of pathogenic bacteria...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of natural selection on patterns of DNA sequence variation at the transferrin, somatolactin, and p53 genes within and among chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) populations
    M J Ford
    National Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Conservation Biology Division, 2725 Montlake Blvd E, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Mol Ecol 9:843-55. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of transferrin: evidence for positive selection in salmonids
    M J Ford
    National Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Conservation Biology Division, Seattle, Washington 98112, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 18:639-47. 2001
    ..The physical locations of sites estimated to be subject to positive selection support previous speculation that competition for iron from pathogenic bacteria could be the source of positive selection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Applications of selective neutrality tests to molecular ecology
    Michael J Ford
    Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Conservation Biology Division, 2725 Montlake Blvd E, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Mol Ecol 11:1245-62. 2002
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Estimates of natural selection in a salmon population in captive and natural environments
    Michael J Ford
    Conservation Biology Division, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, 2725 Montlake Boulevard E Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:783-94. 2008
    ..Our results are a concrete example of how estimates of natural selection during captivity can be used to evaluate this common risk of captive breeding programs...
  6. doi request reprint Inferred Paternity and Male Reproductive Success in a Killer Whale (Orcinus orca) Population
    Michael J Ford
    Conservation Biology Division, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    J Hered 102:537-53. 2011
    ..The population's estimated effective size was <30 or about 1/3 of the current census size. Patterns of allele frequency variation were consistent with a population bottleneck...
  7. pmc Selection on X-linked genes during speciation in the Drosophila athabasca complex
    M J Ford
    Section of Genetics and Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 2703, USA
    Genetics 144:689-703. 1996
    ..This evidence that natural selection acted on the X-chromosome suggests that another X-linked trait, mating song differences among the semispecies, may have been the target of selection...
  8. doi request reprint The amyloid-beta rise and gamma-secretase inhibitor potency depend on the level of substrate expression
    Catherine R Burton
    Bristol Myers Squibb Research and Development, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492, USA
    J Biol Chem 283:22992-3003. 2008
    ..Hypothetical mechanisms for the Abeta rise, including the "incomplete processing" and endocytic models, are discussed...