Publications

Published

Linz DM, Tomoyasu Y. A dual evolutionary origin of insect wings supported by an investigation of the abdominal wing serial homologs in Tribolium. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2018; epub. doi:10.1073/pnas.1711128115.

Linz DM, Hu AW, Sitvarin MI, Tomoyasu Y. Functional value of elytra under various stresses in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum. Scientific Reports. 2016; (6):34813.

Zattara E, Busey H, Linz DM, Tomoyasu Y, Moczek AP. Neofunctionalization of embryonic patterning genes facilitates positioning of novel traits in the head of adult beetles. Proceedings of the Royal Society Biological Sciences. 2016; (283):epub.

Linz DM, Tomoyasu Y. RNAi screening of developmental toolkit genes: A search for novel wing genes in the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum. Development Genes and Evolution. 2015; 225(1):11-22.

Linz DM, Clark-Hachtel CM, Borràs-Castells F, Tomoyasu Y. Larval RNA Interference in the Red Flour Beetle, Tribolium castaneum. Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE. 2014;(92):52059.

Clark-Hachtel CM, Linz DM, Tomoyasu Y. Insights into insect wing origin provided by functional analysis of vestigial in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2013;110(42):16951-16956.

In preparation

Linz DM, Tomoyasu Y. Transcriptomic exploration of the coleopteran wings reveals insight into the mechanisms underlying evolution of the novel elytron structure