In Review
(Authors in BOLD are from Meisel lab)

Hart MLI, Vu BL, Bolden Q, Chen KT, Oakes CL, Zoronjic L, Meisel RP. Genes relocated between Drosophila chromosomes evolve under selection pressures different from canonical dispersed duplicates

Peer Reviewed Publications
(Authors in BOLD are from Meisel lab)

Meisel RP, Gonzales CA, Luu H (2017). The House Fly Y Chromosome is Young and Minimally Differentiated from its Ancient X Chromosome Partner. Genome Res 27:1417-1426 [PDF]

Tomberlin JK, Crippen TL, Tarone AM, Chaudhury MFB, Singh B, Cammack JA, Meisel RP (2017).A Review of Bacterial Interactions with Blow Flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) of Medical, Veterinary, and Forensic Importance. Ann Entomol Soc Am 110:19-36

Meisel RP, Davey T, Son JH, Gerry AC, Shono T, Scott JG (2016). Is Multifactorial Sex Determination in the House Fly, Musca domestica (L.), Stable Over Time?. J Hered 107:615-625 [PDF]

Meisel RP, Scott JG, Clark AG (2015). Transcriptome Differences between Alternative Sex Determining Genotypes in the House Fly, Musca domestica. Genome Biol Evol 7:2051-2061

Hamm RL, Meisel RP, Scott JG (2015). The evolving puzzle of autosomal versus Y-linked male determination in Musca domestica. G3 5:371-384

Scott JG, Warren WC, Beukeboom LW, Bopp D, Clark AG, Giers SD, Hediger M, Jones AK, Kasai S, Leichter CA, Li M, Meisel RP, Minx P, Murphy TD, Nelson DR, Reid WR, Rinkevich FD, Robertson HM, Sackton TB, Sattelle DB, Thibaud-Nissen F, Tomlinson C, van de Zande L, Walden KKO, Wilson RK, Liu N (2014). Genome of the house fly (Musca domestica L), a global vector of diseases with adaptations to a septic environment. Genome Biol 15:466

Meisel RP, Connallon T (2013). The faster-X effect: integrating theory and data. Trends Genet 29: 537-544[PDF]

Meisel RP, Malone JH, Clark AG (2012). Faster-X evolution of gene expression in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 8: e1003013

Meisel RP, Malone JH, Clark AG (2012). Disentangling the relationship between sex-biased gene expression and X-linkage. Genome Res 22: 1255-1265

Meisel RP (2011). Towards a more nuanced understanding of the relationship between sex-biased gene expression and rates of protein coding sequence evolution. Mol Biol Evol 28: 1893-1900

Sartain CV, Cui J, Meisel RP, Wolfner MF (2011). The poly(A) polymerase GLD2 is required for spermatogenesis in Drosophila melanogaster. Development 138: 1619-1629

Meisel RP (2010). Teaching tree-thinking to undergraduate biology students. Evo Edu Outreach 3: 621-628

Meisel RP, Hilldorfer BB, Koch JL, Lockton S, Schaeffer SW (2010). Adaptive evolution of genes duplicated from the Drosophila pseudoobscura neo-X chromosome. Mol Biol Evol 27: 1963-1978

Meisel RP, Han MV, Hahn MW (2009). A complex suite of forces drives gene traffic from Drosophila X chromosomes. Genome Biol Evol 1: 176-188

Meisel RP (2009). Evolutionary dynamics of recently duplicated genes: selective constraints on diverging paralogs in the Drosophila pseudoobscura genome. J Mol Evol 69: 81-93

Meisel RP (2009). Repeat mediated gene duplication in the Drosophila pseudoobscura genome. Gene 438: 1-7 [PDF]

Meisel RP, Schaeffer SW (2007). Meiotic transmission of Drosophila pseudoobscura chromosomal arrangements. PLoS ONE 2: e530

Richards S, Liu Y, Bettencourt BR, Hradecky P, Letovsky S, Nielsen R, Thornton K, Hubisz MJ, Chen R, Meisel RP, Couronne O, Hua S, Smith MA, Zhang P, Liu J, Bussemaker HJ, van Batenburg MF, Howells SL, Scherer SE, Sodergren E, Matthews BB, Crosby MA, Schroeder AJ, Ortiz-Barrientos D, Rives CM, Metzker ML, Muzny DM, Scott G, Steffen D, Wheeler DA, Worley KC, Havlak P, Durbin KJ, Egan A, Gill R, Hume J, Morgan MB, Miner G, Hamilton C, Huang Y, Waldron L, Verduzco D, Clerc-Blankenburg KP, Dubchak I, Noor MAF, Anderson W, White KP, Clark AG, Schaeffer SW, Gelbart W, Weinstock GM, Gibbs RA (2005). Comparative genome sequencing of Drosophila pseudoobscura: chromosomal, gene, and cis-element evolution. Genome Res 15: 1-18