Current directions and future perspectives from the third Nematostella research conference
Tarrant, Ann M.
Gilmore, Thomas D.
Reitzel, Adam M.
Martindale, Mark Q.
MetadataShow full item record
The third Nematostella vectensis Research Conference took place in December 2013 in Eilat, Israel, as a satellite to the 8th International Conference on Coelenterate Biology. The starlet sea anemone, Nematostella vectensis, has emerged as a powerful cnidarian model, in large part due to the extensive genomic and transcriptomic resources and molecular approaches that are becoming available for Nematostella, which were the focus of several presentations. In addition, research was presented highlighting the broader utility of this species for studies of development, circadian rhythms, signal transduction, and gene–environment interactions.
Author Posting. © The Author(s), 2014. This is the author's version of the work. It is posted here by permission of Elsevier for personal use, not for redistribution. The definitive version was published in Zoology 118 (2015): 135-140, doi:10.1016/j.zool.2014.06.005.
Suggested CitationPreprint: Tarrant, Ann M., Gilmore, Thomas D., Reitzel, Adam M., Levy, Oren, Technau, Ulrich, Martindale, Mark Q., "Current directions and future perspectives from the third Nematostella research conference", 2014-06, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.zool.2014.06.005, https://hdl.handle.net/1912/6991
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Profiling molecular and behavioral circadian rhythms in the non-symbiotic sea anemone Nematostella vectensis Oren, Matan; Tarrant, Ann M.; Alon, Shahar; Simon-Blecher, Noa; Elbaz, Idan; Appelbaum, Lior; Levy, Oren (Nature Publishing Group, 2015-06-17)Endogenous circadian clocks are poorly understood within early-diverging animal lineages. We have characterized circadian behavioral patterns and identified potential components of the circadian clock in the starlet sea ...
Upgrades to StellaBase facilitate medical and genetic studies on the starlet sea anemone, Nematostella vectensis Sullivan, James C.; Reitzel, Adam M.; Finnerty, John R. (Oxford University Press, 2007-11-03)The starlet sea anemone, Nematostella vectensis, is a basal metazoan organism that has recently emerged as an important model system in developmental biology and evolutionary genomics. StellaBase, the Nematostella Genomics ...
Light entrained rhythmic gene expression in the sea anemone Nematostella vectensis : the evolution of the animal circadian clock Reitzel, Adam M.; Behrendt, Lars; Tarrant, Ann M. (Public Library of Science, 2010-09-21)Circadian rhythms in behavior and physiology are the observable phenotypes from cycles in expression of, interactions between, and degradation of the underlying molecular components. In bilaterian animals, the core molecular ...