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Post-meiotic mechanism of facultative parthenogenesis in gonochoristic whiptail lizard species

Ho DV, Tormey D, Odell A, Newton AA, Schnittker RR, Baumann DP, Neaves WB, Schroeder MR, Sigauke RF, Barley AJ, Baumann P. eLife. 2024;13 doi: 10.7554/eLife.97035.

Morphological changes and two Nodal paralogs drive left-right asymmetry in the squamate veiled chameleon (C. calyptratus).

Shylo NA, Smith SE, Price AJ, Guo F, McClain M, Trainor PA. Front Cell Dev Biol. 2023;11:1132166 doi: 10.3389/fcell.2023.1132166.

Comparative development of limb musculature in phylogenetically and ecologically divergent lizards

Diaz RE, Jr., Taylor-Diaz EA, Trainor PA, Diogo R, Molnar JL. Dev Dyn. 2022:1576-1612.

Single-cell transcriptome analysis reveals three sequential phases of gene expression during zebrafish sensory hair cell regeneration

Baek S, Tran NTT, Diaz DC, Tsai YY, Acedo JN, Lush ME, Piotrowski T. [published ahead of print 3-28-2022]. Dev Cell. 2022;57:1-21. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2022.1003.1001.

Ocular elongation and retraction in foveated reptiles

Rasys AM, Pau SH, Irwin KE, Luo S, Kim H, Wahle MA, Trainor PA, Menke DB, Lauderdale JD. Dev Dyn. 2021;250:1584-1599.

Gamete collection and in vitro fertilization of Astyanax mexicanus

Peuss R, Zakibe Z, Krishnan J, Merryman MS, Baumann DP, Rohner N.  J Vis Exp. 2019. doi: 10.3791/59334.

Dynamic sex chromosomes in Old World chameleons (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae)

Nielsen SV, Banks JL, Diaz RE, Jr., Trainor PA, Gamble T.  J Evol Biol.2018;31:484-490.

Pathogenic shifts in endogenous microbiota impede tissue regeneration via distinct activation of TAK1/MKK/p38

Arnold CP, Merryman MS, Harris-Arnold A, McKinney SA, Seidel CW, Loethen S, Proctor KN, Guo L, Sanchez Alvarado A. eLife. 2016;5:e16793. doi: 16710.17554/eLife.16793.

Captive Care, Raising, and Breeding of the Veiled Chameleon (Chamaeleo calyptratus).

Diaz RE, Jr., Anderson CV, Baumann DP, Kupronis R, Jewell D, Piraquive C, Kupronis J, Winter K, Greek TJ, Trainor PA. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2015;10:943-9

The Veiled Chameleon (Chamaeleo calyptratus Dumeril and Dumeril 1851): A Model for Studying Reptile Body Plan Development and Evolution.

Diaz RE, Jr., Anderson CV, Baumann DP, Kupronis R, Jewell D, Piraquive C, Kupronis J, Winter K, Bertocchini F, Trainor PA. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2015;10:889-94.

Bi-modal strategy of gastrulation in reptiles.

Stower MJ, Diaz RE, Carrera Fernandez L, White Crother M, Crother B, Marco A, Trainor PA, Srinivas S, Bertocchini F.  Dev Dyn. 2015;244:1144-1157.

Megakaryocytes maintain homeostatic quiescence and promote post-injury regeneration of hematopoietic stem cells.

Zhao M, Perry JM, Marshall H, Venkatraman A, Qian P, He XC, Ahamed J, Li L. Nat Med. 2014;20:1321-1326.

Effects of a 28-Day Cage-Change Interval on Intracage Ammonia Levels, Nasal Histology, and Perceived Welfare of CD1 Mice.

Vogelweid CM, Zapien KA, Honigford MJ, Li L, Li H, Marshall H. J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci. 2011;50:868-878.

The Effect of Stocking Densities on Reproductive Performance in Laboratory Zebrafish (Danio rerio).

Castranova D, Lawton A, Lawrence C, Baumann DP, Best J, Coscolla J, Doherty A, Ramos J, Hakkesteeg J, Wang C, Wilson C, Malley J, Weinstein BM. Zebrafish. 2011;8:141-146.

Laboratory synthesis of an independently reproducing vertebrate species.

Lutes AA, Baumann DP, Neaves WB, Baumann P. From the Cover. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011;108:9910-9915.

Sister chromosome pairing maintains heterozygosity in parthenogenetic lizards.

Lutes AA, Neaves WB, Baumann DP, Wiegraebe W, Baumann P. Nature. 2010;464:283-286.

Husbandry Techniques for a Research Colony of Veiled Chameleons (Chamaeleo calyptratus)

Jewell D, Muensch A, Kupronis R, Baumann DP. Husbandry Techniques for a Research Colony of Veiled Chameleons (Chamaeleo calyptratus). Lab Anim Sci Prof. 2021;9:52-55.

Export and Transportation of Zebrafish

Barton CL, Baumann DP, Cox JD. In: SC Cartner, JS Eisen, SC Farmer, KJ Guillemin, ML Kent, and GE Sanders, eds. The Zebrafish in Biomedical Research : Biology, Husbandry, Disease, and Research Applications. Academic Press; 2020:443-450.

Manipulation of developmental function in turtles with notes on alligators

Moustakas-Verho JE, McLennan R, Spengler J, Kulesa PM, Cebra-Thomas JA. Methods Mol Biol. 2019;1920:247-263. Author's Correction: Methods Mol Biol. 2019;1920:C1.

Nontraditional Species

O'Rourke DP, Cox JD, Baumann DP. In: nd, RH Weichbrod, GAH Thompson, and JN Norton, eds. Management of Animal Care and Use Programs in Research, Education, and Testing. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press/Taylor & Francis; 2018:579-596.

Culturing planarians in the laboratory

Merryman MS, Sánchez Alvarado A, Jenkin JC. Methods Mol Biol: Meiosis.2018;1774:241-258.

Husbandry Techniques for a Large Colony of Whiptail Lizards, Genus Aspidoscelis (Lacertilia: Teiidae)

Jewell D, Muensch A, Piraquive C, Winter K, Kupronis R, Baumann DP. SWCHR Bulletin. 2016;5:53-57.

Regulatory compliance and the zebrafish.

Lawrence C, Sanders GE, Varga ZM, Baumann DP, Freeman A, Baur B, Francis M. Zebrafish. 2009;6:453-456.

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