David G. King, Publications

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(2013)  King, D.G. What can giant axons tell us about genetics and evolution?  International Society for Neuroethology Newsletter, July/August 2013, pp. 5-7.

(2012)  King, D.G. Indirect Selection of Implicit Mutation Protocols.  Annals of the New York Academy of Science 1267:45-52.  
doi:  10.1111/j.1749-6632.2012.06615.x  [author preprint] [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(2011)  King, D.G.Genetic Variation Among Developing Brain Cells.  Science E-Letter (published 16 May 2011).  [html]

(2011) King, D.G.  Light on genetic dark matter (letter to the editor).  Science News 179(7):30 (26 March 2011).  [html]

(2011)  King, D.G. Evolution of simple sequence repeats as mutable sites.  In: Anthony Hannan, ed., Tandem Repeat Polymorphisms: Genetic Plasticity, Neural Diversity and Disease, Landes Bioscience and Springer Science+Business Media.  Adv Exp Med Biol. (2012) 769:10-25.  [preprint]   [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(2009)  King, D.G., and Y. Kashi Heretical DNA sequences?  Science 326: 229-230.  [html] [publisher pdf]

(2008)  Fondon III, J.W., E.A.D. Hammock, A.J. Hannan, and D.G. King Simple sequence repeats: Genetic modulators of brain function and behavior.  Trends in Neurosciences 31: 328-334.  doi: 10.1016/j.tins.2008.03.006.   [authors' prepublication MSWord document] [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(2007)  King, D.G., and Y. Kashi Mutation rate variation in eukaryotes: evolutionary implications of site-specific mechanisms.  Nature Reviews Genetics 8 (November 2007) | doi:10.1038/nrg2158-c1

(2007)  King, D.G., and Y. Kashi Mutability and Evolvability:  Indirect selection for mutability.  Heredity 99:123-124. doi:10.1038/sj.hdy.6800998.  [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(2006)  Y. Kashi and D.G. King Has simple sequence repeat mutability been selected to facilitate evolution?  Israel Journal of Ecology and Evolution 52:331-342.  doi:10.1560/IJEE_52_3-4_331 [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(2006)  Hammock, E.A.D., and D.G. King Genes and neuroethology:  How can evolution adjust behavior?  International Society for Neuroethology Newsletter, November 2006, pp. 4-7.

(2006)  Y. Kashi and D.G. King Simple Sequence Repeats as Advantageous Mutators in Evolution.  Trends in Genetics 22: 253-259.  [Abstract
doi: 10.1016/j.tig.2006.03.005 [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(2006)  King, D.G., E.N. Trifonov, and Y. Kashi  Tuning Knobs in the Genome:  Evolution of Simple Sequence Repeats by Indirect Selection.  In: Lynn H. Caporale, ed., The Implicit Genome, Oxford University Press.  [Abstract]   [Table of contents for The Implicit Genome]   [email for preprint: dgking@siu.edu]

(2002)  King, D.G., and J.G. Killian Binocular rivalry, bipolar disorder, and aging:  Perceptual alternation rate correlates with age as well as with psychiatric diagnosis.  Program No. 803.4. 2002 Abstract Viewer and Itinerary Planner. Washington DC:  Society for Neuroscience.  [Abstract with graph of data]

(2000)  King, D.G. Indirect selection on the mutational landscape: An evolved role for the mutability of repetitive DNA?  IN: Evolution 2000, (ed. M.J. Wade), Indiana University Conferences, Bloomington, Indiana.  [pdf]

(1999)  Krajewski, C., Fain, M., L. Buckley and King, D. G. (1999)  Dynamically heterogenous partitions and model-based phylogenetic inference:  An evaluation of analytical strategies with cytochrome b and ND6 gene sequences in cranes.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 13: 302-313.  [Abstract]

(1999)  King, D.G. Modelling selection for adjustable genes based on simple sequence repeats.  In: Molecular Strategies in Biological Evolution, Annals of the New York Academy of Science 870: 396-399.  [Abstract]

(1999)  King, D.G., and M. Soller Variation and fidelity:  The evolution of simple sequence repeats as functional elements in adjustable genes.  In:  S.P. Wasser, ed., Evolutionary Theory and Processes: Modern Perspectives, pp. 65-82.  Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.  [Abstract]   [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1997)  King, D.G. Is there a role for comparative genetics in neuroethology?  International Society for Neuroethology Newsletter, July 1997.

(1997)  King, D.G., M. Soller and Y. Kashi Evolutionary tuning knobs.  Endeavour 21: 36-40.  [publisher pdf]  [related page]   [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1997)  Y. Kashi, D.G. King, and M. Soller Simple sequence repeats as a source of quantitative genetic variation.  Trends in Genetics 13: 74-78.  [Abstract]  [publisher pdf]   [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1997)  King, D.G. Behavioral evolution [letter to the editor]. American Scientist 85: 300-301.

(1996)   Krajewski, C. and D.G. King, Molecular divergence and phylogeny:  Rates and patterns of cytochrome b evolution in cranes.  Molecular Biology and Evolution 13: 21-30.  [Abstract]

(1994)  King, D.G. Triplet repeat DNA as a highly mutable regulatory mechanism.  Science 263: 595-596.  [publisher pdf]   [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1991)  King, D.G. The origin of an organ:  Phylogenetic analysis of evolutionary innovation in the digestive tract of flies (Insecta: Diptera).  Evolution 45:568-588.

(1989)  King, D.G. Phylogenetic diversity of cellular organization in the cardia of muscoid flies (Diptera: Schizophora).  Journal of Morphology 202: 435-455.  [Abstract]

(1988)  King, D.G. Cellular organization and peritrophic membrane formation in the cardia (proventriculus) of Drosophila melanogaster.  Journal of Morphology 196: 253-282.  [Abstract] [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1985)  King, D.G. Metaptation: A descriptive category for evolutionarily versatile patterns of genetic and ontogenetic organization.  Evolutionary Theory 7:222.  [Abstract]  [unpublished ms.]

(1984)  Wyman, R.J., J.B. Thomas, L. Salkoff, and D.G. King The escape response of Drosophila melanogaster.  In:  Neural Mechanisms of Startle Behavior (R. Eaton, Ed.), Plenum Press, New York.

(1983)  King, D.G. and M.A. Tanouye Anatomy of motor axons to direct flight muscles in Drosophila.  Journal of Experimental Biology 105: 231-239. [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1983)  Tanouye, M.A. and D.G. King Giant fiber activation of direct flight muscles in Drosophila.  Journal of Experimental Biology 105: 241-251. [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1983)  King, D.G. and K.L. Valentino On neuronal homology:  A comparison of similar axons in Musca, Sarcophaga and Drosophila (Diptera:  Schizophora).  Journal of Comparative Neurology 219: 1-9.  [Abstract]

(1983)  King, D.G. Evolutionary loss of a neural pathway from the nervous system of a fly (Glossina morsitans, Diptera).  Journal of Morphology 175: 27-32.

(1982)  King, D.G., N. Kammlade, and J. Murphy A simple device to help reembed plastic sections.  Stain Technology 57: 307-311.

(1980)  King, D.G. and R.J. Wyman Anatomy of the giant fiber pathway in Drosophila:  I. Three thoracic components of the pathway.  Journal of Neurocytology 9: 753-770.  [Abstract]

(1978)  Wyman, R.J. and D.G. King, The dispersion of imaginal disc progenitor cells in the Drosophila blastoderm.  Genetic Research 31: 273-286.

(1976)  King, D.G. Organization of crustacean neuropil:  I. Patterns of synaptic connections in lobster stomatogastric ganglion.  Journal of Neurocytology 5: 207-237.  [Abstract]  [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1976)  King, D.G. Organization of crustacean neuropil:  II. Distribution of synaptic contacts on identified motor neurons in lobster stomatogastric ganglion.  Journal of Neurocytology 5: 239-266.  [Abstract] [email for PDF: dgking@siu.edu]

(1976)  Selverston, A., D.R. Russell, J.P. Miller, and D.G. King, The stomatogastric nervous system:  Structure and function of a small neural network.  Progress in Neurobiology 7: 215-290.  [This is a review of work prior to 1976.  A more recent review is The Crustacean Stomatogastric System, Springer-Verlag 1996.]

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