Subject Areas on Research
- Arrays in rays: terminal addition in echinoderms and its correlation with gene expression.
- Blastomere isolation and transplantation.
- Culture of echinoderm larvae through metamorphosis.
- Developmental regulatory genes and echinoderm evolution.
- Extraocular sensitivity to polarized light in an echinoderm.
- Extreme phenotypic divergence and the evolution of development.
- Functional consequences of ligand-linked dissociation in hemoglobin from the sea cucumber Molpadia arenicola.
- Gene expression and larval evolution: changing roles of distal-less and orthodenticle in echinoderm larvae.
- Gene expression during echinoderm metamorphosis.
- Identification and localization of a possible rhodopsin in the echinoderms Asterias forbesi (Asteroidea) and Ophioderma brevispinum (Ophiuroidea).
- Identifying gene expression from single cells to single genes.
- Microinjection of echinoderm eggs: apparatus and procedures.
- Polymerization of actin. IV. Role of Ca++ and H+ in the assembly of actin and in membrane fusion in the acrosomal reaction of echinoderm sperm.
- Primary mesenchyme cell patterning during the early stages following ingression.
- Radical alterations in the roles of homeobox genes during echinoderm evolution.
- Rearing larvae of sea urchins and sea stars for developmental studies.
- Regulation of translation and transcription of messenger RNA during early embryonic development.
- Rudolf A. Raff (1941-2019).
- The effect of protein synthesis inhibition on the entry of messenger RNA into the cytoplasm of sea urchin embryos.
- The evolution of echinoderm development is driven by several distinct factors.
- The invertebrate deuterostomes: an introduction to their phylogeny, reproduction, development, and genomics.
- The macrophage as an antineoplastic surveillance cell: biological perspectives.
- The origin and evolution of animal appendages.
- Transcriptomic analysis of Nodal - and BMP- associated genes during development to the juvenile seastar in Parvulastra exigua (Asterinidae).
Keywords of People
- Wray, Gregory Allan, Professor of Biology, Evolutionary Anthropology