Ricardo Azevedo -- Worm Lab

Publications

 2013

  • Long H-A, Paixão T, Azevedo RBR & Zufall RA (2013) Accumulation of spontaneous mutations in the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila. Genetics 195: 527-40. [Article]

  • Graur D, Zheng Y, Price N, Azevedo RBR, Zufall RA & Elhaik E (2013) On the immortality of television sets: "function" in the human genome according to the evolution-free gospel of ENCODE. Genome Biology and Evolution 5: 578-90. [Article]

 2012

  • Zhang W, Sehgal V, Dinh DM, Azevedo RBR, Cooper TF, Azencott R (2012) Estimation of the rate and effect of new beneficial mutations in asexual populations. Theoretical Population Biology 81: 168-78. [Article]

 2011

  • Price N, Cartwright RA, Sabath N, Graur D, Azevedo RBR (2011) Neutral evolution of robustness in Drosophila microRNA precursors. Molecular Biology and Evolution 28: 2115-23. [Article]

  • Paixão T, Phadke SS, Azevedo RBR & Zufall RA (2011) Sex ratio evolution under probabilistic sex determination. Evolution 65: 2050-60. [Article]

 2010

  • Paixão T & Azevedo RBR (2010) Redundancy and the evolution of cis-regulatory element multiplicity. PLoS Computational Biology. [Link]

  • Geard N, Bullock S, Lohaus R, Azevedo RBR & Wiles J (2010) Developmental motifs reveal complex structure in cell lineages. Complexity. [Article]

  • Lohaus R, Burch CL & Azevedo RBR (2010) Genetic architecture and the evolution of sex. Journal of Heredity 101 (Supplement 1): S142-57. [Article]

 2008

  • Gloria-Soria & Azevedo RBR (2008) npr-1 regulates foraging and dispersal strategies in Caenorhabditis elegans. Current Biology 48: 231-237. [Article] [Commentary]

  • Azevedo RBR, Lohaus R & Paixão T (2008) Networking networks. Evolution & Development 10: 514-515. [Article]

 2007

  • Lohaus R, Geard NL, Wiles J & Azevedo RBR (2007) A generative bias towards average complexity in artificial cell lineages. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 274: 1741-50. [Article] [Suppl]

 2006

  • Azevedo RBR, Lohaus R, Srinivasan S, Dang KK & Burch CL (2006) Sexual reproduction selects for robustness and negative epistasis in artificial gene networks. Nature 440: 87-90. [Article] [Suppl] [Corrigendum] [Commentary]

 2005

  • Azevedo RBR, Lohaus R, Braun V, Gumbel M, Umamaheshwar M, Agapow PM, Houthoofd W, Platzer U, Borgonie G, Meinzer HP & Leroi AM (2005) The simplicity of metazoan cell lineages. Nature 433: 152-156. [Article] [Suppl] [Commentary]

 2003

  • Zhang H, Azevedo RBR, Lints R, Doyle C, Teng Y, Haber D & Emmons SW (2003) Global regulation of Hox gene expression in C. elegans by a SAM domain protein. Developmental Cell 4: 903-915. [Article] [Commentary]

  • Braun V, Azevedo RBR, Gumbel M, Agapow PM, Leroi AM & Meinzer HP (2003) ALES: cell lineage analysis and mapping of developmental events. Bioinformatics 19: 851-858. [Article]

 2002

  • Azevedo RBR, Keightley PD, Lauren-Maatta, Vassilieva LL, Lynch M & Leroi AM (2002) Spontaneous mutational variation for body size in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics 162: 755-765. [Article]

  • Knight CG, Patel MN, Azevedo RBR & Leroi AM (2002) A novel mode of ecdysozoan growth in Caenorhabditis elegans. Evolution & Development 4: 16-27. [Article]

  • Azevedo RBR, French V & Partridge L (2002) Temperature modulates epidermal cell size in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Insect Physiology 48: 231-237. [Article]

 2001

  • Azevedo RBR & Leroi AM (2001) A power law for cells. PNAS 98: 5699-5704. [Article] [Suppl] [Commentary]

  • Knight CG, Azevedo RBR & Leroi AM (2001) Testing life-history pleiotropy in Caenorhabditis elegans. Evolution 55: 1795-1804. [Article]

 2000

  • Azevedo RBR, Cunha A, Emmons SW & Leroi AM (2000) The demise of the Platonic worm. Nematology 2: 71-79. [Article] [Commentary]

  • Zwaan BJ, Azevedo RBR, James AC, Van'T Land J & Partridge L (2000) Cellular basis of wing size variation in Drosophila melanogaster: a comparison of latitudinal clines on two continents. Heredity 84: 338-347. [Article]

  • Gilchrist AS, Azevedo RBR, Partridge L & O'Higgins P (2000) Adaptation and constraint in the evolution of Drosophila melanogaster wing shape. Evolution & Development 2: 114-124. [Article]

 1999

  • Cunha A, Azevedo RBR, Emmons SW & Leroi AM (1999) Variable cell number in nematodes. Nature 402: 253. [Article]

 1995 - 1998

  • Azevedo RBR, James AC, McCabe J & Partridge L (1998) Latitudinal variation of wing : thorax size ratio and wing-aspect ratio in Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution 52: 1353-1362. [Article]

  • Azevedo RBR, French V & Partridge L (1997) Life-history consequences of egg size in Drosophila melanogaster. American Naturalist 150: 250-282. [Article]

  • James AC, Azevedo RBR & Partridge L (1997) Genetic and environmental responses to temperature of Drosophila melanogaster from a latitudinal cline. Genetics 146: 881-890. [Article]

  • Azevedo RBR, French V & Partridge L (1996) Thermal evolution of egg size in Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution 50: 2338-2345. [Article]

  • James AC, Azevedo RBR & Partridge L (1995) Cellular basis and developmental timing in a size cline of Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics 140: 659-666. [Article]