Submissions from 2023

Effect of high-risk factors on postoperative major adverse cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events trends following bariatric surgery in the United States from 2012 to 2019, Linda Adepoju, Denise Danos, Christian Green, Michael W. Cook, Philip R. Schauer, and Vance L. Albaugh

Explaining Life Through Evolution, Prosanta Chakrabarty

Environmentally persistent free radicals enhance SARS-CoV-2 replication in respiratory epithelium, Ayaho Yamamoto, Peter D. Sly, Keng Yih Chew, Lavrent Khachatryan, Nelufa Begum, Abrey J. Yeo, Luan D. Vu, and Kirsty R. Short

Submissions from 2022

Scintillation light detection in the 6-m drift-length ProtoDUNE Dual Phase liquid argon TPC, A Abed Abud, B Abi, R Acciarri, M A. Acero, M R. Adames, G Adamov, M Adamowski, and D Adams

Regulation of body weight: Lessons learned from bariatric surgery, Vance L. Albaugh, Yanlin He, Heike Münzberg, Christopher D. Morrison, Sangho Yu, and Hans-Rudolf Berthoud

An Overview of Obesity, Cholesterol, and Systemic Inflammation in Preeclampsia, Morgan C. Alston, Leanne M. Redman, and Jennifer L. Sones

Evaluation of Hemp (Cannabis sativa) (Rosales: Cannabaceae) as an Alternative Host Plant for Polyphagous Noctuid Pests, Nathan C. Arey, Nathan P. Lord, and Jeffrey A. Davis

Predicting Species Boundaries and Assessing Undescribed Diversity in , an Obligate Lung Symbiont, Spenser J. Babb-Biernacki, Jacob A. Esselstyn, and Vinson P. Doyle

Functional traits mediate individualistic species-environment distributions at broad spatial scales while fine-scale species associations remain unpredictable, Jared J. Beck, Daijiang Li, Sarah E. Johnson, David Rogers, Kenneth M. Cameron, Kenneth J. Sytsma, Thomas J. Givnish, and Donald M. Waller


Artificial Intelligence For The Discovery Of Novel Antimicrobial Agents For Emerging Infectious Diseases, A Bess, F Berglind, S Mukhopadhyay, M Brylinski, A Bess, T F. Cho, C Galliano, and K M. Wasan


Transcriptomic and ultrastructural evidence indicate that anti-HMGB1 antibodies rescue organic dust-induced mitochondrial dysfunction, Sanjana Mahadev Bhat, Nyzil Massey, Denusha Shrestha, Locke A. Karriker, Tomislav Jelesijevic, Chong Wang, and Chandrashekhar Charavaryamath


Branching Off: New Insight Into Lysosomes As Tubular Organelles, K A. Bohnert and A E. Johnson

Allosteric Activation of 15-Lipoxygenase-1 by Boswellic Acid Induces the Lipid Mediator Class Switch to Promote Resolution of Inflammation, Friedemann Börner, Simona Pace, Paul M. Jordan, Jana Gerstmeier, Mario Gomez, Antonietta Rossi, Nathaniel C. Gilbert, and Marcia E. Newcomer

Evolution of the albumin protein family in reptiles, Emilie M. Broussard, Zachary B. Rodriguez, and Christopher C. Austin

The effect of obesity on adipose-derived stromal cells and adipose tissue and their impact on cancer, Bruce A. Bunnell, Elizabeth C. Martin, Margarite D. Matossian, Courtney K. Brock, Khoa Nguyen, Bridgette Collins-Burow, and Matthew E. Burow

A meiotic switch in lysosome activity supports spermatocyte development in young flies but collapses with age, Tyler J. Butsch, Olga Dubuisson, Alyssa E. Johnson, and K Adam Bohnert


Gene Flow Increases Phylogenetic Structure and Inflates Cryptic Species Estimations: A Case Study on Widespread Philippine Puddle Frogs (Occidozyga laevis), Kin Onn Chan, Carl R. Hutter, Perry L. Wood, Yong-Chao Su, and Rafe M. Brown

Deep ecomorphological and genetic divergence in Steller's Jays (, Aves: Corvidae), Carla Cicero, Nicholas A. Mason, Zheng Oong, Pascal O. Title, Melissa E. Morales, Kevin A. Feldheim, Michelle S. Koo, and Rauri C. Bowie

Predicted Structure and Functions of the Prototypic Alphaherpesvirus Herpes Simplex Virus Type-1 UL37 Tegument Protein, Therese Marie Collantes, Carolyn M. Clark, Farhana Musarrat, Nithya Jambunathan, Seetharama Jois, and Konstantin G. Kousoulas

Environmental Impacts on COVID-19: Mechanisms of Increased Susceptibility, Stephania A. Cormier, Ayaho Yamamoto, Kirsty R. Short, Luan Vu, and William A. Suk

Mechanism of biotin carboxylase inhibition by ethyl 4-[[2-chloro-5-(phenylcarbamoyl)phenyl]sulphonylamino]benzoate, Matthew K. Craft and Grover L. Waldrop

They like to move it (move it): walking kinematics of balitorid loaches of Thailand, Callie H. Crawford, Amani Webber-Schultz, Pamela B. Hart, Zachary S. Randall, Cristian Cerrato-Morales, Audrey B. Kellogg, Haley E. Amplo, Apinun Suvarnaraksha, Lawrence M. Page, Prosanta Chakrabarty, et al.

Peptides and peptidomimetics as therapeutic agents for Covid-19, Achyut Dahal, Jafrin Jobayer Sonju, Konstantin G. Kousoulas, and Seetharama D. Jois

Epidemic time series similarity is related to geographic distance and age structure, Tad A. Dallas, Grant Foster, Robert L. Richards, and Bret D. Elderd

Substrate and low intensity fires influence bacterial communities in longleaf pine savanna, Viet Q. Dao, Stephen E. Potts, Crystal N. Johnson, Benjamin A. Sikes, and William J. Platt

Comparative transcriptomics reveals altered species interaction between the bioeroding sponge Cliona varians and the coral Porites furcata under ocean acidification, Melissa B. DeBiasse, Amber D. Stubler, and Morgan W. Kelly

Displaced clines in an avian hybrid zone (Thamnophilidae: Rhegmatorhina ) within an Amazonian interfluve *, Glaucia Del‐Rio, Marco A. Rego, Bret M. Whitney, Fabio Schunck, Luís F. Silveira, Brant C. Faircloth, and Robb T. Brumfield

Putative Nickel-Dependent Anaerobic Carbon Monoxide Uptake Occurs Commonly in Soils and Sediments at Ambient Temperature and Might Contribute to Atmospheric and Sub-Atmospheric Carbon Monoxide Uptake During Anoxic Conditions, Amber N. DePoy and Gary M. King

Understanding responses to chemical mixtures: looking forward from the past, Charles D. Derby, Timothy S. McClintock, and John Caprio


The alarming state of freshwater biodiversity in Canada, Jessica E. Desforges, Julia Clarke, Evaline J. Harmsen, Alex M. Jardine, and Jessica A. Robichaud

Phylogeography of Agathistoma (Turbinidae, Tegulinae) snails in tropical and southwestern Atlantic, Ana P. Dornellas, Roberta Graboski, Michael E. Hellberg, and Tito M. C. Lotufo

Field-Based Assessments of Behavioral Patterns During Shiftwork in Police Academy Trainees Using Wearable Technology, Melissa L. Erickson, Will Wang, Julie Counts, Leanne M. Redman, Daniel Parker, Janet L. Huebner, Jessilyn Dunn, and William E. Kraus

Nitric oxide reversibly binds the reduced [2Fe-2S] cluster in mitochondrial outer membrane protein mitoNEET and inhibits its electron transfer activity, Chelsey R. Fontenot, Zishuo Cheng, and Huangen Ding

Ferric uptake regulators (Fur) from Vibrio cholerae and Helicobacter pylori bind a [2Fe–2S] cluster in response to elevation of intracellular free iron content, Chelsey R. Fontenot and Huangen Ding

On the predictability of phenotypic divergence in geographic isolation, Benjamin G. Freeman, Graham A. Montgomery, Julian Heavyside, Andre E. Moncrieff, Oscar Johnson, and Benjamin M. Winger

Neotropical niche evolution of Otoba trees in the context of global biogeography of the nutmeg family, Laura Frost, Daniel A. Santamaría‐Aguilar, Daisy Singletary, and Laura P. Lagomarsino

Helical remodeling augments 5-lipoxygenase activity in the synthesis of proinflammatory mediators, Eden M. Gallegos, Tanner D. Reed, Forge A. Mathes, Nelson V. Guevara, David B. Neau, Wei Huang, Marcia E. Newcomer, and Nathaniel C. Gilbert

Whole-Genome Sequencing and RNA-Seq Reveal Differences in Genetic Mechanism for Flowering Response between Weedy Rice and Cultivated Rice, Richard S. Garcia, Sapphire Coronejo, Jonathan Concepcion, and Prasanta K. Subudhi

Examining the Effects of Induced Plant Defenses on Spodoptera frugiperda Performance, Michael Garvey, Kale Costanza, Scott Grimmell, and Bret Elderd

A Fat-Promoting Botanical Extract From Artemisia Scoparia Exerts Geroprotective Effects On Caenorhabditis Elegans Life Span And Stress Resistance, B Ghosh, H J. Guidry, M Johnston, K A. Bohnert, and B Ghosh


Structure of a monomeric photosystem II core complex from a cyanobacterium acclimated to far-red light reveals the functions of chlorophylls d and f, Christopher J. Gisriel, Gaozhong Shen, Ming-Yang Ho, Vasily Kurashov, and David A. Flesher

Pharmacokinetic profiles of three dose rates of morphine sulfate following single intravenous, intramuscular, and subcutaneous administration in the goat, Emma Gordon, Levent Dirikolu, Chin-Chi Liu, Alexander V. Ulanov, Zhong Li, Matt Welborn, Chance Armstrong, and Danielle Vallotton

Extracytoplasmic Function Sigma Factors Governing Production of the Primary Siderophores in Pathogenic Species, Anne Grove

Structures of Leukotriene Biosynthetic Enzymes and Development of New Therapeutics, Jesper Z. Haeggström and Marcia E. Newcomer

Bison outperform cattle at restoring their home on the range, Kyle E. Harms

Transgenerational effects of parental crude oil exposure on the morphology of adult Fundulus grandis, Chelsea Hess, Lauren Little, Charles Brown, Michael Kaller, and Fernando Galvez

Organization of sympathetic innervation of interscapular brown adipose tissue in the mouse, Clara Huesing, Rui Zhang, Sanjeev Gummadi, Nathan Lee, Emily Qualls-Creekmore, Sangho Yu, Christopher D. Morrison, David Burk, Hans Rudolf Berthoud, Winfried Neuhuber, et al.

Altered cyclone-fire interactions are changing ecosystems, Thomas Ibanez, William J. Platt, Peter J. Bellingham, Ghislain Vieilledent, Janet Franklin, Patrick H. Martin, Christophe Menkes, and Diego R. Pérez-Salicrup

Strong floristic distinctiveness across Neotropical successional forests, Catarina C. Jakovac, Jorge A. Meave, Frans Bongers, Susan G. Letcher, Juan Manuel Dupuy, Daniel Piotto, Danaë M. Rozendaal, and Marielos Peña-Claros

Community stability is related to animal diversity change, Marta A. Jarzyna, Kari E. A. Norman, Jalene M. LaMontagne, Matthew R. Helmus, Daijiang Li, Stephanie M. Parker, Mariana Perez Rocha, Sydne Record, Eric R. Sokol, Phoebe L. Zarnetske, et al.

Differential DNA methylation across environments has no effect on gene expression in the eastern oyster, Kevin M. Johnson, Kyle A. Sirovy, and Morgan W. Kelly

Psb27, a photosystem II assembly protein, enables quenching of excess light energy during its participation in the PSII lifecycle, Virginia M. Johnson, Sandeep Biswas, Johnna L. Roose, Himadri B. Pakrasi, and Haijun Liu

Cross-Omics Analysis of Fenugreek Supplementation Reveals Beneficial Effects Are Caused by Gut Microbiome Changes Not Mammalian Host Physiology, Katarina A. Jones, Allison J. Richard, J Michael Salbaum, Susan Newman, Richard Carmouche, Sara Webb, Annadora J. Bruce-Keller, and Jacqueline M. Stephens

Oxidative modification of LHC II associated with photosystem II and PS I-LHC I-LHC II membranes, Ravindra S. Kale, Jacob L. Seep, Larry Sallans, Laurie K. Frankel, and Terry M. Bricker

Alternates Peroxisomal Contents in Response to Trophic Conditions, Naohiro Kato, Clayton McCuiston, Kimberly A. Szuska, Kyle J. Lauersen, Gabela Nelson, and Alexis Strain

Infant Feeding Varies Across Eating Behavior and Feeding Modalities in Mothers With Low Income, Maryam Kebbe, Abby D. Altazan, Robbie A. Beyl, L Anne Gilmore, and Leanne M. Redman

Experimental evolution reveals complex responses to environmental change, Morgan W. Kelly

A transient reduction in circulating corticosterone reduces object neophobia in male house sparrows, Tosha R. Kelly, Kenedi I. Lynch, Kaitlin E. Couvillion, Jaimie N. Gallagher, Keegan R. Stansberry, Melanie G. Kimball, and Christine R. Lattin

Novel objects alter immediate early gene expression globally for ZENK and regionally for c-Fos in neophobic and non-neophobic house sparrows, Melanie G. Kimball, Eve B. Gautreaux, Kaitlin E. Couvillion, Tosha R. Kelly, Keegan R. Stansberry, and Christine R. Lattin

Liver Kinase B1 Regulates Remodeling of the Tumor Microenvironment in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer, Connor T. King, Margarite D. Matossian, Jonathan J. Savoie, Khoa Nguyen, Maryl K. Wright, C Ethan Byrne, Steven Elliott, and Hope E. Burks

Behavior and neural activation patterns of non-redundant visual and acoustic signaling during courtship in an African cichlid fish, Teisha King, Emily J. Ray, Brandon Tramontana, and Karen Maruska

Behavior and neural activation patterns of non-redundant visual and acoustic signaling during courtship in an African cichlid fish, Teisha King, Emily J. Ray, Brandon Tramontana, and Karen Maruska

Behavior and neural activation patterns of non-redundant visual and acoustic signaling during courtship in an African cichlid fish, Teisha King, Emily J. Ray, Brandon Tramontana, and Karen Maruska

Stress-induced perturbations in intracellular amino acids reprogram mRNA translation in osmoadaptation independently of the ISR, Dawid Krokowski, Raul Jobava, Krzysztof J. Szkop, Chien-Wen Chen, Xu Fu, Sarah Venus, Bo-Jhih Guan, and Jing Wu

Activating transcription factor 6 protects against endothelial barrier dysfunction, Khadeja-Tul Kubra, Mohammad S. Akhter, Yogesh Saini, Konstantin G. Kousoulas, and Nektarios Barabutis

Yeast Crf1p: An activator in need is an activator indeed, Sanjay Kumar, Muneera Mashkoor, and Anne Grove

Spectral And Intensity Control Of High Energy Terahertz Radiation From Bulk Liquids, V R. Kumar, K Jana, I Dey, K C. Vardhan, V R. Kumar, J M. Brown, M B. Gaarde, A Couairon, and G R. Kumar

Increased resolution in the face of conflict: phylogenomics of the Neotropical bellflowers (Campanulaceae: Lobelioideae), a rapid plant radiation, Laura P. Lagomarsino, Lauren Frankel, Simon Uribe-Convers, Alexandre Antonelli, and Nathan Muchhala

Increased resolution in the face of conflict: phylogenomics of the Neotropical bellflowers (Campanulaceae: Lobelioideae), a rapid plant radiation, Laura P. Lagomarsino, Lauren Frankel, Simon Uribe-Convers, Alexandre Antonelli, and Nathan Muchhala

A CURE for Physiological Characterization of Bacterioplankton in Liquid Culture, V Celeste Lanclos, Jordan T. Coelho, Catie S. Cleveland, Alex J. Hyer, Mindy C. McCallum, Emily R. Savoie, Scott Kosiba, and J Cameron Thrash

A CURE for Physiological Characterization of Bacterioplankton in Liquid Culture, V Celeste Lanclos, Jordan T. Coelho, Catie S. Cleveland, Alex J. Hyer, Mindy C. McCallum, Emily R. Savoie, Scott Kosiba, and J Cameron Thrash

Constitutive gene expression differs in three brain regions important for cognition in neophobic and non-neophobic house sparrows (Passer domesticus), Christine R. Lattin, Cheryl S. Rosenfeld, Tosha R. Kelly, Morgan W. Kelly, and Kevin M. Johnson

Recent advances of carbon-based nano zero valent iron for heavy metals remediation in soil and water: A critical review, Weiyu Liang, Gehui Wang, Cheng Peng, Jiaqi Tan, Jiang Wan, Pengfei Sun, Qiannan Li, and Xiaowen Ji

Urbanization delays plant leaf senescence and extends growing season length in cold but not in warm areas of the Northern Hemisphere, Daijiang Li, Brian J. Stucky, Benjamin Baiser, Robert Guralnick, and Patricia Morellato

Brominated flame retardants (BFRs) in sediment from a typical e-waste dismantling region in Southern China: Occurrence, spatial distribution, composition profiles, and ecological risks, Siyuan Ling, Shanqi Zhou, Jiaqi Tan, Cong Lu, Mengru Fu, Cheng Peng, Wei Zhang, and Shuangqing Hu

Chemical Ecology of Oviposition Dynamics in Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae), Aerianna Littler, Pritika Pandey, Kenneth L. O'Dell, and Zainulabeuddin Syed

Chronic stress and captivity alter the cloacal microbiome of a wild songbird, Anne A. Madden, Angela M. Oliverio, Patrick J. Kearns, Jessica B. Henley, Noah Fierer, Philip T. B. Starks, Benjamin E. Wolfe, L. Michael Romero, and Christine R. Lattin

Expert range maps of global mammal distributions harmonised to three taxonomic authorities, Charles J. Marsh, Yanina V. Sica, Connor J. Burgin, Wendy A. Dorman, Robert C. Anderson, Isabel Del Toro Mijares, Jessica G. Vigneron, and Vijay Barve

Genetic, vocal, and body size divergence across the Northern Peruvian Low supports two species within the Masked Flowerpiercer (Diglossa cyanea), Silvia C. Martínez-Gómez, Carlos Esteban Lara, J. V. Remsen Jr., Robb T. Brumfield, and Andrés M. Cuervo

Endocrine and neuroendocrine regulation of social status in cichlid fishes, Karen P. Maruska, Chase M. Anselmo, Teisha King, Robert B. Mobley, Emily J. Ray, and Rose Wayne

Will the application of biocontrol fungi disrupt predation of Acanthococcus lagerstroemiae by coccinellids?, Giovana Matos Franco, Yan Chen, Vinson P. Doyle, Stephen A. Rehner, and Rodrigo Diaz

The Drosophila BEAF insulator protein interacts with the polybromo subunit of the PBAP chromatin remodeling complex, J Keller McKowen, Satya V. Avva, Mukesh Maharjan, Fabiana M. Duarte, Jacob M. Tome, Julius Judd, Jamie L. Wood, and Sunday Negedu

A genome resource for Acacia, Australia's largest plant genus, Todd G. McLay, Daniel J. Murphy, Gareth D. Holmes, Sarah Mathews, Gillian K. Brown, David J. Cantrill, Frank Udovicic, and Theodore R. Allnutt


Accelerated Diversification Explains the Exceptional Species Richness of Tropical Characoid Fishes, Bruno F. Melo, Brian L. Sidlauskas, Thomas J. Near, Fabio F. Roxo, and Ava Ghezelayagh

Unbiased genetic screen identifies Caenorhabditis elegans genes conserved for nodavirus genome replication, Fei Meng, Teng Yan, Krishna Dahal, and Rui Lu

Expression and localization of neuronal nitric oxide synthase in the brain and sensory tissues of the African cichlid fish Astatotilapia burtoni, Robert B. Mobley, Emily J. Ray, and Karen P. Maruska

Systematics Of Lepidothrix Manakins (Aves: Passeriformes: Pipridae) Using Radcap Markers, A E. Moncrieff, B C. Faircloth, and R T. Brumfield

Comparing Likelihood Ratios To Understand Genome-Wide Variation In Phylogenetic Support, G G. Mount and J M. Brown

River Network Rearrangements Promote Speciation In Lowland Amazonian Birds, L J. Musher, M Giakoumis, J Albert, G Del-Rio, L J. Musher, G Thom, A Aleixo, C C. Ribas, R T. Brumfield, B T. Smith, et al.

River network rearrangements promote speciation in lowland Amazonian birds, Lukas J. Musher, Melina Giakoumis, James Albert, Glaucia Del-Rio, Marco Rego, Gregory Thom, Alexandre Aleixo, Camila C. Ribas, Robb T. Brumfield, Brian Tilston Smith, et al.

Tctp regulates the level and localization of Foxo for cell growth in Drosophila, Sujin Nam, Thao Phuong Le, SeYeon Chung, and Kwang-Wook Choi

Global response of conservationists across mass media likely constrained bat persecution due to COVID-19, Veronica Nanni, Stefano Mammola, Nuria Macías-Hernández, Alessia Castrogiovanni, Ana L. Salgado, Enrico Lunghi, Gentile Francesco Ficetola, and Corrado Modica

Novel genome characteristics contribute to the invasiveness of Phragmites australis (common reed), Dong‐Ha Oh, Kurt P. Kowalski, Quynh N. Quach, Chathura Wijesinghege, Philippa Tanford, Maheshi Dassanayake, and Keith Clay

Novel genome characteristics contribute to the invasiveness of Phragmites australis (common reed), Dong‐Ha Oh, Kurt P. Kowalski, Quynh N. Quach, Chathura Wijesinghege, Philippa Tanford, Maheshi Dassanayake, and Keith Clay

Role of Nischarin in the pathology of diseases: a special emphasis on breast cancer, Samuel C. Okpechi, Hassan Yousefi, Khoa Nguyen, Thomas Cheng, Nikhilesh V. Alahari, Bridgette Collins-Burow, Matthew E. Burow, and Suresh K. Alahari


Exploring The Effects Of Genetic Variation On Gene Regulation In Cancer In The Context Of 3D Genome Structure, N Osman, A M. Shawky, and M Brylinski

Living with high potassium: balance between nutrient acquisition and K-induced salt stress signaling, Pramod Pantha, Dong-Ha Oh, David Longstreth, and Maheshi Dassanayake

Investigating physical and mechanical properties of nest soils used by mud dauber wasps from a geotechnical engineering perspective, Joon S. Park, Noura S. Saleh, Hai Lin, Hussein Alqrinawi, and Nathan P. Lord

Prolonged effects of DPP-4 inhibitors on steato-hepatitic changes in Sprague-Dawley rats fed a high-cholesterol diet, Rashmi Pathak, Avinash Kumar, Henry A. Palfrey, Kirsten P. Stone, Narayan R. Raju, Thomas W. Gettys, and Subramanyam N. Murthy


An Integrated Network Representation Of Multiple Cancer-Specific Data For Graph-Based Machine Learning, L M. Pu, M Singha, H C. Wu, C Busch, L M. Pu, and M Brylinski