Peer Reviewed:

  1. Yuan ML, White KN, Rothermel BB, Zamudio KR, Tuberville TD (2019) Close kin mating, but not inbred parents, reduces hatching rates and offspring quality in a threatened tortoise. In Press. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.13518 [Link]
  2. Yuan ML, Wake MH, Wang IJ (2019) Phenotypic integration between claw and toepad traits promotes microhabitat specialization in the Anolis adaptive radiation. Evolution 73:231-244. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13673 [Link]
  3. Yuan ML, Wang IJ (2018) Sodium ion channel alkaloid resistance does not vary with toxicity in aposematic Dendrobates poison frogs: an examination of correlated trait evolution. PLOS ONE. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194265 [Open Access]
  4. Yuan ML, Wogan GOU, Wang IJ (2017) Trehalose improves PCR amplification of vertebrate nuclear DNA from historical allozymes. Conservation Genetics Resources. DOI: 10.1007/s12686-017-0811-4 [PDF][Link]
  5. Blekhman R, Tang K, Archie EA, Barreiro LB, Johnson ZP, Wilson ME, Kohn J, Yuan ML, Gesquiere L, Grieneisen L, Tung J (2016) Common methods for fecal sample storage in field studies yield consistent signatures of individual identity in microbiome sequencing data. Scientific Reports. 6:31519. DOI: 10.1038/srep31519 [Preprint][Open Access]
  6. Snyder-Mackler N, Majoros WH, Yuan ML, Shaver AO, Gordon J, Kopp G, Schlebusch S, Wall JD, Alberts SC, Mukherjee S, Zhou X, Tung J (2016) Efficient genome-wide sequencing and low coverage pedigree analysis from non-invasively collected samples. Genetics. 203:699-714. DOI: 10.1534/genetics.116.187492 [Preprint][Open Access]
    • Highlighted Article
    • Covered in the Genetics Society of America Blog, Genes to Genomes.
  7. Goyret J, Yuan ML (2015) Influence of ambient illumination on the use of olfactory and visual signals by a nocturnal hawkmoth during close-range foraging. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 55: 486-494. DOI: 10.1093/icb/icv009 [PDF][Open Access]
  8. Yuan ML, Dean SH, Longo AV, Rothermel BB, Tuberville TD, Zamudio KR (2015) Kinship, inbreeding, and fine-spatial structure influence gut communities of a hindgut-fermenting tortoise. Molecular Ecology 24: 2521–2536. DOI: 10.1111/mec.13169 [PDF][Link]