Jason Hodin



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Hodin J., M.C. Ferner, G. Ng, C.J. Lowe and B. Gaylord (2015) Rethinking competence in marine life cycles: ontogenetic changes in the settlement response of sand dollar larvae exposed to turbulence. Royal Society Open Science 2: 150114.  PDF

Heyland A., C.D. Bishop and J. Hodin (2014) Manipulation of developing juvenile structures in purple sea urchins (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus) by morpholino injection into late stage larvae. PLoS ONE 9: e113866.  PDF

Heyland A. and J. Hodin (2014) A detailed staging scheme for late larval development in Strongylocentrotus purpuratus focused on readily-visible juvenile structures within the rudiment. BMC Dev. Biol. 14: 22.  PDF with supplemental figure

Gaylord B., J. Hodin and M.C. Ferner (2013) Turbulent shear spurs settlement in larval sea urchins. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 110: 6901-6906.  PDF

Hodin J. (2013) Evolution and Development. In: JC Herron & S Freeman. Evolutionary Analysis, 5th edition. Pearson: San Francisco. Chapter 19, pages 735-768.  CLICK HERE to request a PDF copy

Fauville G., J. Hodin, S. Dupont, P. Miller, J. Haws, M. Thorndyke and D. Epel (2011) Virtual ocean acidification laboratory as an efficient educational tool to address climate change issues. In: W Leal Filho, editor. The Economic, Social and Political Elements of Climate Change. Pages 825-836.  PDF

Hodin J., C.D. Bishop, F.A. Sharpe and R.E. Valas (2009) A creative celebration of evolution. Nature 461: 733.  PDF

Hodin J. (2009) She shapes events as they come: Plasticity in insect reproduction. In: D. Whitman & T. N. Ananthakrishnan, editors. Phenotypic Plasticity of Insects: mechanisms and consequences. Science Publishers, Inc.: Enfield, New Hampshire. Chapter 11, pages 423-521.  PDF of proofs

Hodin J. (2009) On the origins of insect hormone signaling. In: D. Whitman & T. N. Ananthakrishnan, editors. Phenotypic Plasticity of Insects: mechanisms and consequences. Science Publishers, Inc.: Enfield, New Hampshire. Chapter 20, pages 817-839.  PDF of proofs

Hodin J. (2006) Expanding networks: Signaling components in and a hypothesis for the evolution of metamorphosis. Integr. Comp. Biol. 46: 719-742.  PDF

Bishop C.D., M. Huggett, A. Heyland, J. Hodin and B.P. Brandhorst (2006) Interspecific variation in metamorphic competence in marine invertebrates: the significance for comparative investigations of regulatory systems. Integr. Comp. Biol. 46: 662-682.  PDF

Bishop C.D., D.F. Erezyilmaz, T. Flatt, C.D. Georgiou, M.G. Hadfield, A. Heyland, J. Hodin, M.W. Jacobs, S.A. Maslakova, A. Pires, A.M. Reitzel, S. Santagata, K. Tanaka and J.H. Youson. (2006) What is metamorphosis? Integr. Comp. Biol. 46: 655-661.  PDF

Heyland A., Hodin J. and A.M. Reitzel (2005) Hormone signaling in Evolution and Development: A non-model system approach. BioEssays 27: 64-75.  PDF

Heyland A., Reitzel A.M. and J. Hodin (2004) Thyroid hormones determine developmental mode in sand dollars (Echinodermata: Echinoidea). Evol. Dev. 6: 382–389.  PDF

Heyland A. and J. Hodin (2004) Heterochronic developmental shift caused by thyroid hormone in larval sand dollars and its implications for phenotypic plasticity and the evolution of non-feeding development. Evolution 54: 524-538.  PDF

Hodin J., Hoffman, J., Miner, B. and B.J. Davidson. (2001) Thyroxine and the evolution of lecithotrophic development in echinoids. In: Echinoderms 2000 (M.F.Barker, ed.) Swets and Zeitlinger, Lisse.
Pages 447-452.  PDF

Hodin J. (2000) Plasticity and constraints in development and evolution. J. Exp. Zool. (Mol. Dev. Evol.)
288: 1-20.  PDF with erratum appended

Hodin J. and L.M. Riddiford (2000) Different mechanisms underlie phenotypic plasticity and interspecific variation for a reproductive character in drosophilids (Insecta: Diptera). Evolution 54: 1638-1653.

Hodin J. and L.M. Riddiford (2000) Parallel alterations in the timing of ovarian Ecdysone Receptor and Ultraspiracle expression characterize the independent evolution of larval reproduction in two species of gall midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae). Dev. Genes Ev. 210: 358-372.  PDF with erratum appended

Hodin J. and L.M. Riddiford (1998) The Ecdysone Receptor and Ultraspiracle regulate the timing and progression of ovarian differentiation during Drosophila metamorphosis. Dev. Genes Ev. 208: 304-317.  PDF

Graham C., Hodin, J. and G. Wistow (1996) A retinaldehyde dehydrogenase as a structural protein in a mammalian eye lens: gene recruitment of eta-crystallin. J. Biol. Chem. 271: 15623-15628.  PDF

Hodin J. and G. Wistow (1993) 5'-RACE PCR of mRNA for three taxon-specific crystallins: for each gene one promoter controls both lens and non-lens expression. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm. 190: 391-396.  PDF

Wistow G.J., Shaughnessy, M.P., Lee, D.C., Hodin, J. and P.S. Zelenka (1993) A macrophage migration inhibitory factor is expressed in the differentiating cells of the eye lens. PNAS USA 90: 1272-1275.  PDF

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