Publications

Rogers, RL L Shao and KR Thornton. 2017. Tandem duplications lead to novel expression patterns through exon shuffling in Drosophila yakuba . PLoS Genetics 13(5):e1006795.BioRxiv preprint.

Rogers, RL and M Slatkin. 2017. Genomic disintegration in woolly mammoths on Wrangel island. PLoS Genetics 13(3):e1006601. ArXiv preprint.

Rogers, RL. 2015. Chromosomal rearrangments as barriers to genetic homogenization between archaic and modern humans. Moluecular Biology and Evolution. ArXiv preprint. MBE.

Rogers, RL, JM Cridland, L Shao, TT Hu, P. Andolfatto, and KR Thornton. 2015. Tandem duplications and the limits of natural selection in Drosophila yakuba and Drosophila simulans PLoS One. 10(7): e0132184.

Rogers, RL. L Shao, JS Sanjak, P Andolfatto, KR Thornton. 2014. Revised Annotations, Sex-Biased Expression, and Lineage-Specific Genes in the Drosophila melanogaster Group. G3:Genes, Genomes, Genetics 4:2345-2351.

Rogers, RL and DL Hartl. 2012. Rapid Evolution via Chimeric Genes. in Rapidly Evolving Genes and Genetic Systems. Invited Book Chapter. R Singh and RJ Kulathinal Eds. Oxford University Press. PDF

Rogers, RL and DL Hartl. Chimeric genes as a source of rapid evolution in Drosophila melanogaster. Molecular Biology and Evolution 29: 517-529. PDF

Rogers, RL, T Bedford, AM Lyons and DL Hartl. 2010. Adaptive impacts of the chimeric gene Quetzalcoatl in Drosophila melanogaster. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 107:10943-10948.

Rogers, RL, T Bedford, and DL Hartl. 2009. Formation and longevity of chimeric and duplicate genes in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics 181: 313-322. PDF

Pontaroli, AC, RL Rogers, Q Zhang, ME Shields, TM Davis, KM Folta, P SanMiguel, and JL Bennetzen. 2008. Gene content and distribution in the nuclear genome of Fragaria vesca. The Plant Genome 2: 93-101.

Haggerty, TM, JT Garner and R Rogers. 2005. Reproductive phenology in Megalonaias nervosa (Bivalvia: Unionidae) in Wheeler Reservoir, Tennessee River, Alabama, USA. Hydrobiologia 539: 131-136.

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Updated Oct 2017.