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Peer Reviewed Publications



Henry, JQ, Lesoway, MP, Perry, KJ, Osborne, CC, Shankland, M, and Lyons, DC. 2017. Beyond the Sea: Crepidula atrasolea as a spiralian model system. International Journal of Developmental Biology. 61: 479 – 493. doi: 10.1387/ijdb.170110jh






Lesoway, MP, Collin, R, and Abouheif, E. 2017. Early activation of MAPK and apoptosis in nutritive embryos of calyptraeid gastropods. Journal of Experimental Zoology B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. doi: 10.1002/jez.b.22745






Lesoway, MP, Abouheif, E, and Collin, R. 2016. Comparative transcriptomics of alternative developmental phenotypes in a marine gastropod. Journal of Experimental Zoology B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 326:151-167. doi: 10.1002/jez.b.22674



Lesoway, MP. 2016. The Future of Evo-Devo: The Inaugural Meeting of the Pan American Society for Evolutionary Developmental Biology. Evolution & Development. 18 :71-77. doi: 10.1111/ede.12181

Lesoway, MP, Abouheif E., and Collin, R. 2014. The development of viable and nutritive embryos in the direct developing gastropod Crepidula navicella. International Journal of Developmental Biology. 58: 601-611. doi: 10.1387/ijdb.140136rc

McDonald, KA, Collin, R and Lesoway, MP. 2014. Poecilogony in the caenogastropod Calyptraea lichen. Invertebrate Biology. 133: 213–220. doi: 10.1111/ivb.12057

Abouheif, E, Favé, MJ, Ibarrarán-Viniegra, AS, Lesoway, MP, Rafiqi, AM, and Rajakumar, R. 2014. Eco-evo-devo: The time has come. In: Ecological Genomics: Ecology and the Evolution of Genes and Genomes. C. Landry and N. Aubin-Horth (eds.). Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-7347-9_6

Lyons DC, Perry KJ, Lesoway MP, Henry, JQ. 2012. Cleavage pattern and fate map of the mesentoblast, 4d, in the gastropod Crepidula: a hallmark of spiralian development. EvoDevo. 3: 21. 19 September 2012. doi:10.1186/2041-9139-3-21

Lesoway, MP and Page, LR. 2008. Growth and differentiation during delayed metamorphosis of feeding gastropod larvae: signatures of ancestry and innovation. Marine Biology. 153(4): 723–734. doi:10.1007/s00227-007-0849-z

Publications in Pre-print

Armisen, D, Rajakumar, R, Friedrich, M, Benoit, JB, Robertson, HM, Panfilio, KA, Ahn, S-J, Poelchau, MF, Chao, H, Dinh, H, Doddapaneni, HV, Dugan-Perez, S, Gibbs, RA, Hughes, DST, Han, Y, Lee, SL,  Murali, SC, Muzny, DM, Qu, J, Worley, KC, Munoz-Torres, M, Abouheif, E, Bonneton, F, Chen, T, Childers, C, Cridge, AG, Crumiere, AJJ, Decaras, A, Didion, EM, Duncan, E, Elpidina, EN, Favé, M-J, Finet,C, Jacobs, CGC, Jarvela, A, Jennings, EJ, Jones, JW, Lesoway, MP, Lovegrove, M, Martynov, A, Oppert, B, Lilico-Ouachour, A, Rajakumar, A, Refki, PN, Rosendale, AJ, Santos, ME, Toubiana, W, van der Zee, M, Vargas Jentzsch, IM, Lowman, AV, Viala, S, Richards, S, Khila, A. The genome of the water strider Gerris buenoi reveals expansions of gene repertoire associated with adaptations to life on the water. 2018. 

Publications in Review

Lesoway, MP and Henry, JQ. 2018. In review. Twisted shells, spiral cells, and asymmetries: Evo-Devo lessons learned from gastropods. In: Evolutionary Developmental Biology: A Reference Guide. Eds: GB Müller and L Nuño de la Rosa. Springer.

Publications in Preparation

Lesoway, MP, Collin, R, and Abouheif, E. In prep. Seasonal changes in maternal environment increase nutritive embryo production in the poecilogenous Calyptraea lichen, but not in Crepidula navicella.

Lesoway, MP and Henry, JQ. In prep. Sex determination and sex change in slipper snails and other molluscs. In: EvoDevo : Non-Model Species in Cell and Developmental Biology. Eds: W Tworzydlo and S Bilinski. Springer.