Research Output 2001 2016

2016
3 Citations

Cold-seeking behaviour mitigates reproductive losses from fungal infection in Drosophila: Temperature preferences of infected fruit flies

Hunt, V., Zhong, W., Mcclure, C., Mlynski, D., Duxbury, E., Charnley, A. & Priest, N. 1 Jan 2016 In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 85, 1, p. 178-186 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
reproductive behavior
fruit flies
Drosophila
fruit
life history
3 Citations

The evolution of sex-specific dominance in response to sexually antagonistic selection

Spencer, H. G. & Priest, N. K. May 2016 In : The American Naturalist. 187, 5, p. 658-666 9 p., 10.1086/685827

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Genes
Mathematical models
Genetics
2015

A SNP-based method for determining the origin of MRSA isolates

Sciberras, J. 2015 242 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Open Access
File
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Genome
Epidemiology
Delivery of Health Care

Evolutionary Innovations and Dynamics in Wagner's Model of Genetic Regulatory Networks

Wang, Y. Dec 2015 (Unpublished) 174 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
Genetic Models
Genetic Recombination
Mutation
Gene Regulatory Networks
Genes

On the Multivariate Analysis of Animal Networks

Mlynski, D. 18 Sep 2015 (Unpublished) 222 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
multivariate analysis
animal
social network
modeling
sampling bias

Recombination Is Surprisingly Constructive for Artificial Gene Regulatory Networks in the Context of Selection for Developmental Stability

Wang, Y., Lan, Y., Weinreich, D., Priest, N. & Bryson, J. Jul 2015 p. 530 537 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Synthetic Genes
Gene Regulatory Networks
Genetic Recombination
Asexual Reproduction
Mutation Rate
34 Citations

Sex-specific effects of protein and carbohydrate intake on reproduction but not lifespan in Drosophila melanogaster

Jensen, K., Mcclure, C., Priest, N. & Hunt, J. Aug 2015 In : Aging Cell. 14, 4, p. 605-615

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Drosophila melanogaster
Reproduction
Carbohydrates
Food
Proteins
2014
20 Citations

Hormesis results in trade-offs with immunity

McClure, C. D., Zhong, W., Hunt, V. L., Chapman, F. M., Hill, F. V. & Priest, N. K. Aug 2014 In : Evolution. 68, 8, p. 2225-2233

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Hormesis
immunity
Immunity
pathogen
inbreeding

Life History Implications of Sex, Diet and Pathogen Exposure in the Fruit Fly

Mcclure, C. 11 Nov 2014 (Unpublished) 211 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
fruit flies
life history
fungal spores
physiology
pathogens
54 Citations

Predicting the virulence of MRSA from its genome sequence

Laabei, M. , Recker, M. , Rudkin, J. K. , Aldeljawi, M. , Gulay, Z. , Sloan, T. J. , Williams, P. , Endres, J. L. , Bayles, K. W. , Fey, P. D. , Yajjala, V. K. , Widhelm, T. , Hawkins, E. , Lewis, K. , Parfett, S. , Scowen, L. , Peacock, S. J. , Holden, M. , Wilson, D. , Read, T. D. & 6 others Van Den Elsen, J., Priest, N. K., Feil, E. J., Hurst, L. D., Josefsson, E. & Massey, R. C. 1 May 2014 In : Genome Research. 24, 5, p. 839-849

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2013

Ecological immunology of fungal infections in Drosophila

Zhong, W. Sep 2013 (Unpublished) 140 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
immunology
Drosophila
life history
infection
parasites
18 Citations

Immune anticipation of mating in Drosophila: Turandot M promotes immunity against sexually transmitted fungal infections

Zhong, W., Mcclure, C., Evans, C., Mlynski, D., Immonen, E., Ritchie, M. & Priest, N. K. 22 Dec 2013 In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 280, 1773, 9 p., 20132018

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mycoses
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
immunity
Drosophila
Immunity

P-Glycoprotein Genes in Haemonchus Contortus

Kenworthy, J. May 2013 (Unpublished) 147 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
Haemonchus contortus
ivermectin
Caenorhabditis elegans
genes
messenger RNA

Sugar concentration influences decision making in Apis mellifera L. workers during early-stage honey storage behaviour

Greco, M. K., Lang, J., Gallmann, P., Priest, N., Feil, E. & Crailsheim, K. 2013 In : Open Journal of Animal Sciences. 3, 3, p. 210-218

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Apis mellifera
honey
decision making
sugars
worker honey bees
292 Citations

Threats to an ecosystem service: Pressures on pollinators

Vanbergen, A. J. , Baude, M. , Biesmeijer, J. C. , Britton, N. F. , Brown, M. J. F. , Bryden, J. , Budge, G. E. , Bull, J. C. , Carvell, C. , Challinor, A. J. , Connolly, C. N. , Evans, D. J. , Feil, E. J. , Garratt, M. P. , Greco, M. K. , Heard, M. S. , Jansen, V. A. A. , Keeling, M. J. , Kunin, W. E. , Marris, G. C. & 19 others Memmott, J., Murray, J. T., Nicolson, S. W., Osborne, J. L., Paxton, R. J., Pirk, C. W. W., Polce, C., Potts, S. G., Priest, N. K., Raine, N. E., Roberts, S., Ryabov, E. V., Shafir, S., Shirley, M. D. F., Simpson, S. J., Stevenson, P. C., Stone, G. N., Termansen, M. & Wright, G. A. Jun 2013 In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 11, 5, p. 251-259 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
pollinating insects
pollinator
ecosystem service
pollinators
ecosystem services
2012
34 Citations

From genotype to phenotype: can systems biology be used to predict Staphylococcus aureus virulence?

Priest, N. K., Rudkin, J. K., Feil, E. J., Van Den Elsen, J. M. H., Cheung, A., Peacock, S. J., Laabei, M., Lucks, D. A., Recker, M. & Massey, R. C. Nov 2012 In : Nature Reviews Microbiology. 10, 11, p. 791-797

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systems Biology
Virulence
Staphylococcus aureus
Genotype
Phenotype
2011
12 Citations

Stress-induced recombination and the mechanism of evolvability

Zhong, W. & Priest, N. K. 1 Mar 2011 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, 3, p. 493-502 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
cold stress
phenotypic variation
recombination
heat stress
reproductive performance
2010
6 Citations

Maternal-zygotic epistasis and the evolution of genetic diseases

Priest, N. K. & Wade, M. J. 2010 In : Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology. 2010, 13 p., 478732

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inborn Genetic Diseases
Mothers
Gene Expression
Genes
Alleles
2008
32 Citations

Cross-generational fitness benefits of mating and male seminal fluid

Priest, N. K., Roach, D. A. & Galloway, L. F. 23 Feb 2008 In : Biology Letters. 4, 1, p. 6-8 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear Family
Mothers
Sexual Partners
Drosophila melanogaster
sexual selection
36 Citations

Mating frequency and inclusive fitness in Drosophila melanogaster

Priest, N. K., Galloway, L. F. & Roach, D. A. Jan 2008 In : American Naturalist. 171, 1, p. 10-21 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
inclusive fitness
mating frequency
Drosophila melanogaster
fitness
reproductive success
1 Citations

Support for a pluralistic view of behavioural evolution

Galloway, L. F., Roach, D. A. & Priest, N. K. 2008 In : Biology Letters. 5, 1, p. 28-29 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007
19 Citations

Genome-wide survey of Tribolium castaneum microsatellites and description of 509 polymorphic markers

Demuth, J. P., Drury, D. W., Peters, M. L., Van Dyken, J. D., Priest, N. & Wade, M. J. Nov 2007 In : Molecular Ecology Notes. 7, 6, p. 1189-1195 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tribolium
Microsatellite Repeats
genome
Genes
Genome
12 Citations

Mating-induced recombination in fruit flies

Priest, N., Roach, D. A. & Galloway, L. F. 2007 In : Evolution. 61, 1, p. 160-167 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fruit flies
Diptera
Genetic Recombination
recombination
Fruit
2003
26 Citations

Female age and sperm competition: last-male precedence declines as female age increases

Mack, P. D., Priest, N. K. & Promislow, D. E. L. 2003 In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 270, 1511, p. 159-165 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sperm competition
Spermatozoa
sperm
spermatozoa
fruit flies
2002
99 Citations

The role of parental age effects on the evolution of aging

Priest, N., Mackowiak, B. & Promislow, D. E. L. 2002 In : Evolution. 56, 5, p. 927-935 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

parental role
Maternal Age
Parents
Paternal Age
Mothers
2001

Negligible senescence during reproductive dormancy in Drosophila melanogaster

Tatar, M., Chien, S. A. & Priest, N. K. 2001 In : American Naturalist. 158, 3, p. 248-258 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dormancy
senescence
diapause
Drosophila melanogaster
hormone