John M. Mercer
Professor of the Practice of Biology
Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies of Physics
Professor of the Practice of Physics (Secondary)
Louise Roth, V., and J. M. Mercer. “Themes and variation in sciurid evolution.” Evolution of the Rodents: Advances in Phylogeny, Functional Morphology and Development, 2015, pp. 221–45. Scopus, doi:10.1017/CBO9781107360150.009. Full Text
Fernandez de la Mora, J., et al. “Simplified kinetic treatment of heavy molecule velocity persistence effects: Application to species separation.” Rarefied Gas Dynamics: Progress in Astronautics and Aeronautics, edited by S. S. Fisher, vol. 74, 1981, pp. 617–26.
Turck, Charles J., et al. “Major publications in the critical care pharmacotherapy literature: February 2012 through February 2013.” American Journal of Health System Pharmacy : Ajhp : Official Journal of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists, vol. 71, no. 1, Jan. 2014, pp. 68–77. Epmc, doi:10.2146/ajhp130303. Full Text
Bennett, Sarah M., et al. “Slip-sliding away: serial changes and homoplasy in repeat number in the Drosophila yakuba homolog of human cancer susceptibility gene BRCA2.” Plos One, vol. 5, no. 6, June 2010, p. e11006. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011006. Full Text Open Access Copy
Siegel, Steven J., et al. “RNase 1 genes from the family Sciuridae define a novel rodent ribonuclease cluster.” Mammalian Genome : Official Journal of the International Mammalian Genome Society, vol. 20, no. 11–12, Nov. 2009, pp. 749–57. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s00335-009-9215-4. Full Text
Louise Roth, V., and J. M. Mercer. “Differing rates of macroevolutionary diversification in arboreal squirrels.” Current Science, vol. 95, no. 7, Oct. 2008, pp. 857–61.
Kronauer, D. J., et al. “A phylogeographically distinct and deep divergence in the widespread Neotropical turnip-tailed gecko, Thecadactylus rapicauda.” Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, vol. 34, no. 2, Feb. 2005, pp. 431–37. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2004.10.009. Full Text
Mercer, John M., and V. Louise Roth. “The effects of Cenozoic global change on squirrel phylogeny.” Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 299, no. 5612, Mar. 2003, pp. 1568–72. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.1079705. Full Text
Louise Roth, V., and J. M. Mercer. “Morphometrics in development and evolution.” American Zoologist, vol. 40, no. 5, Dec. 2000, pp. 801–10.
Zeng, Z. B., et al. “Genetic architecture of a morphological shape difference between two Drosophila species.” Genetics, vol. 154, no. 1, Jan. 2000, pp. 299–310.
Laurie, C. C., et al. “An introgression analysis of quantitative trait loci that contribute to a morphological difference between Drosophila simulans and D. mauritiana.” Genetics, vol. 145, no. 2, Feb. 1997, pp. 339–48.
Liu, J., et al. “Genetic analysis of a morphological shape difference in the male genitalia of Drosophila simulans and D. mauritiana.” Genetics, vol. 142, no. 4, Apr. 1996, pp. 1129–45.