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High Time for Hair Cells: An Introduction to the Symposium on Sensory Hair Cells.

Integr Comp Biol 2018 08;58(2):276-281

Friday Harbor Laboratories, Friday Harbor, 620 University Road, WA 98250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icy070DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6104703PMC
August 2018

Getting a Head with Ptychodera flava Larval Regeneration.

Biol Bull 2018 06 15;234(3):152-164. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/698510DOI Listing
June 2018

Phylogenomics offers resolution of major tunicate relationships.

Mol Phylogenet Evol 2018 04 9;121:166-173. Epub 2018 Jan 9.

Department of Biology, University of Washington, 24 Kincaid Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, USA; Friday Harbor Laboratories, University of Washington, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2018.01.005DOI Listing
April 2018

Evolutionary loss of melanogenesis in the tunicate .

Evodevo 2017 18;8:11. Epub 2017 Jul 18.

Biology and Evolution of Marine organisms, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Villa Comunale, 80121 Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13227-017-0074-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5516394PMC
July 2017

The Global Diversity of Hemichordata.

PLoS One 2016 4;11(10):e0162564. Epub 2016 Oct 4.

Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0162564PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5049775PMC
June 2017

Head regeneration in hemichordates is not a strict recapitulation of development.

Dev Dyn 2016 12 25;245(12):1159-1175. Epub 2016 Oct 25.

Biology Department, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.24457DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5129524PMC
December 2016

The Presence of a Functionally Tripartite Through-Gut in Ctenophora Has Implications for Metazoan Character Trait Evolution.

Curr Biol 2016 10 25;26(20):2814-2820. Epub 2016 Aug 25.

Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, MRC-163, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2016.08.019DOI Listing
October 2016

A revisited phylogeography of Nautilus pompilius.

Ecol Evol 2016 07 21;6(14):4924-35. Epub 2016 Jun 21.

Friday Harbor Laboratories Biology Department University of Washington Seattle Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.2248DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4979717PMC
July 2016

ANISEED 2015: a digital framework for the comparative developmental biology of ascidians.

Nucleic Acids Res 2016 Jan 29;44(D1):D808-18. Epub 2015 Sep 29.

Centre de Recherches de Biochimie Macromoléculaire (CRBM), UMR5237, CNRS-Université de Montpellier, 1919 route de Mende, F-34090 Montpellier, France Institut de Biologie du Développement de Marseille (IBDM), UMR7288 CNRS-Aix Marseille Université, Parc Scientifique de Luminy, Case 907, F-13288 Marseille Cedex 9, France

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/nar/gkv966DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4702943PMC
January 2016

Biogeography of Phallusia nigra: is it really black and white?

Biol Bull 2015 Feb;228(1):52-64

Biology Department, University of Washington, and Friday Harbor Laboratories, Seattle, Washington;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/BBLv228n1p52DOI Listing
February 2015

Guidelines for the nomenclature of genetic elements in tunicate genomes.

Genesis 2015 Jan 3;53(1):1-14. Epub 2014 Oct 3.

New York University, Center for Developmental Genetics, Department of Biology, 1009 Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, New York City, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvg.22822DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4308547PMC
January 2015

Metamorphosis in solitary ascidians.

Genesis 2015 Jan 14;53(1):34-47. Epub 2014 Oct 14.

Sorbonne Universités, UPMC Univ Paris 06, UMR7622-Biologie du Développement, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvg.22824DOI Listing
January 2015

Phylogenomic resolution of the hemichordate and echinoderm clade.

Curr Biol 2014 Dec 6;24(23):2827-32. Epub 2014 Nov 6.

Department of Biological Sciences and Molette Biology Laboratory for Environmental and Climate Change Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA; Friday Harbor Laboratories, University of Washington, 620 University Road, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2014.10.016DOI Listing
December 2014

Divergent mechanisms regulate conserved cardiopharyngeal development and gene expression in distantly related ascidians.

Elife 2014 Sep 10;3:e03728. Epub 2014 Sep 10.

Center for Developmental Genetics, Department of Biology, New York University, New York, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.03728DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4356046PMC
September 2014

Modern Antarctic acorn worms form tubes.

Nat Commun 2013 ;4:2738

Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, 101 Rouse Life Sciences, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms3738DOI Listing
June 2014

Hemichordate molecular phylogeny reveals a novel cold-water clade of harrimaniid acorn worms.

Biol Bull 2013 Dec;225(3):194-204

Molette Biology Laboratory for Environmental and Climate Change Studies, Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/BBLv225n3p194DOI Listing
December 2013

Arthur H. Whiteley (1916-2013).

Mol Reprod Dev 2013 Jul;80(7):Fmi-Fmiii

Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, New Mexico, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mrd.22211DOI Listing
July 2013

Developmental mode influences diversification in ascidians.

Biol Lett 2013 Jun 3;9(3):20130068. Epub 2013 Apr 3.

Department of Biology, University of Washington, , 24 Kincaid Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2013.0068DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3645039PMC
June 2013

Ptychoderid hemichordate neurulation without a notochord.

Integr Comp Biol 2012 Dec 9;52(6):829-34. Epub 2012 Sep 9.

Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/ics117DOI Listing
December 2012

Evolution and development of budding by stem cells: ascidian coloniality as a case study.

Dev Biol 2012 Sep 18;369(2):151-62. Epub 2012 Jun 18.

Biology Department, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2012.05.038DOI Listing
September 2012

Boltenia embryos flash an orange crescent.

Mol Reprod Dev 2011 Oct-Nov;78(10-11):703

University of Washington, Department of Biology, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mrd.21388DOI Listing
March 2012

Global diversity of Ascidiacea.

PLoS One 2011 20;6(6):e20657. Epub 2011 Jun 20.

Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0020657PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3119061PMC
October 2011

Molgula pugetiensis is a Pacific tailless ascidian within the Roscovita clade of molgulids.

Biol Bull 2010 Dec;219(3):277-82

Biology Department, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/BBLv219n3p277DOI Listing
December 2010

Whole body regeneration in a colonial ascidian, Botrylloides violaceus.

J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 2009 Dec;312(8):885-900

Biology Department, Center for Developmental Biology, and Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.b.21303DOI Listing
December 2009

Early lineage specification of long-lived germline precursors in the colonial ascidian Botryllus schlosseri.

Development 2009 Oct;136(20):3485-94

Biology Department, Center for Developmental Biology, and Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.037754DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2752397PMC
October 2009

Molecular phylogeny of hemichordata, with updated status of deep-sea enteropneusts.

Mol Phylogenet Evol 2009 Jul 5;52(1):17-24. Epub 2009 Apr 5.

Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2009.03.027DOI Listing
July 2009

Anterior regeneration in the hemichordate Ptychodera flava.

Dev Dyn 2008 Nov;237(11):3222-32

Biology Department, Center for Developmental Biology, and Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195-1800, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.21747DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2599912PMC
November 2008

Chordate origins and evolution.

Genesis 2008 Nov;46(11):575-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvg.20477DOI Listing
November 2008

Man is but a worm: chordate origins.

Genesis 2008 Nov;46(11):605-13

Biology Department and Center for Developmental Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvg.20471DOI Listing
November 2008

Deciphering deuterostome phylogeny: molecular, morphological and palaeontological perspectives.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2008 Apr;363(1496):1557-68

Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-1800, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2007.2246DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2615822PMC
April 2008

Euro chordates: Ascidian community swims ahead. The 4th International Tunicate meeting in Villefranche sur Mer.

Dev Dyn 2008 Apr;237(4):1207-13

BioMarCell, UMR 7009, CNRS/UPMC, Station Zoologique, Observatoire Océanologique, Villefranche sur Mer, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.21487DOI Listing
April 2008

The Hsp90 capacitor, developmental remodeling, and evolution: the robustness of gene networks and the curious evolvability of metamorphosis.

Crit Rev Biochem Mol Biol 2007 Sep-Oct;42(5):355-72

Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109-1024, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10409230701597782 DOI Listing
January 2008

Vasa expression in a colonial ascidian, Botrylloides violaceus.

Evol Dev 2007 Mar-Apr;9(2):165-77

Biology Department, Center for Developmental Biology, and Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1525-142X.2007.00147.xDOI Listing
October 2007

Analysis of large scale expression sequenced tags (ESTs) from the anural ascidian, Molgula tectiformis.

Dev Biol 2007 Jul 30;307(2):460-82. Epub 2007 Mar 30.

Department of Zoology, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2007.03.035DOI Listing
July 2007

A complement response may activate metamorphosis in the ascidian Boltenia villosa.

Dev Genes Evol 2007 Jun 12;217(6):449-58. Epub 2007 May 12.

Biology Department and Center for Developmental Biology, 24 Kincaid Hall, University of Washington, P.O. Box 351800, Seattle, WA 98195-1800, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00427-007-0157-0DOI Listing
June 2007

Development and evolution of chordate cartilage.

J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 2007 May;308(3):325-35

Biology Department and Center for Developmental Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.b.21157DOI Listing
May 2007

Coloniality has evolved once in Stolidobranch Ascidians.

Integr Comp Biol 2006 Jun 3;46(3):255-68. Epub 2006 May 3.

Department of Biology and Center for Developmental Biology, University of Washington Box 351800, Seattle, WA 98195-1800, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icj035DOI Listing
June 2006

Evolution and development of the chordates: collagen and pharyngeal cartilage.

Mol Biol Evol 2006 Mar 9;23(3):541-9. Epub 2005 Nov 9.

Center for Developmental Biology and Biology Department, University of Washington, Seattle, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/molbev/msj055DOI Listing
March 2006

Nodal signaling and the evolution of deuterostome gastrulation.

Dev Dyn 2005 Oct;234(2):269-78

Biology Department and Center for Developmental Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-1800, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.20549DOI Listing
October 2005

Procurement and culture of ascidian embryos.

Authors:
Billie J Swalla

Methods Cell Biol 2004 ;74:115-41

Biology Department and Friday Harbor Laboratories, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA.

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February 2005

A morphological and genetic characterization of metamorphosis in the ascidian Boltenia villosa.

Dev Genes Evol 2003 Dec 13;213(12):601-11. Epub 2003 Nov 13.

Biology Department and Center for Developmental Biology, University of Washington, Box 351800, Seattle, WA 98195-1800, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00427-003-0363-3DOI Listing
December 2003

Brachyury expression in tailless Molgulid ascidian embryos.

Evol Dev 2002 May-Jun;4(3):205-11

Department of Zoology, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Japan.

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December 2002

A molecular analysis of ascidian metamorphosis reveals activation of an innate immune response.

Development 2002 Oct;129(20):4739-51

Box 351800, Zoology Department and Center for Developmental Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-1800, USA.

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October 2002

Expression of Tbx6, a muscle lineage T-box gene, in the tailless embryo of the ascidian Molgula tectiformis.

Dev Genes Evol 2002 Aug;212(7):354-6

Department of Zoology, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Japan.

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August 2002

Evaluating hypotheses of deuterostome phylogeny and chordate evolution with new LSU and SSU ribosomal DNA data.

Mol Biol Evol 2002 May;19(5):762-76

School of Biological Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-4236, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordjournals.molbev.a004134DOI Listing
May 2002