Christen Mirth

Publications

  • Allometry and size control: What can studies of body size regulation teach us about the evolution of morphological scaling relationships?
  • Matching complex dietary landscapes with the signalling pathways that regulate life history traits
  • The Ol(1)mpiad: concordance of behavioural faculties of stage 1 and stage 3 Drosophila larvae
  • A dietary sterol trade-off determines lifespan responses to dietary restriction in Drosophila melanogaster females
  • Data from: Differences in larval nutritional requirements and female oviposition preference reflect the order of fruit colonization of Zaprionus indianus and Drosophila simulans
  • Data from: Stage-specific plasticity in ovary size is regulated by insulin/insulin-like growth factor and ecdysone signalling in Drosophila
  • Coordinating morphology with behaviour during development: an integrative approach from a fly perspective.
  • Interacting with change: Diet mediates how larvae respond to their thermal environment
  • Insulin-like signalling influences the coordination of Drosophila larval hemocyte number with body size
  • The sex-specific effects of diet quality versus quantity on morphology in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Torso-Like Is a Component of the Hemolymph and Regulates the Insulin Signalling Pathway in Drosophila.
  • Unravelling the diversity of mechanisms through which nutrition regulates body size in insects
  • Ecdysone promotes growth of imaginal discs through the regulation of Thor in D-melanogaster
  • Drosophila melanogaster larvae make nutritional choices that minimize developmental time
  • Differences in larval nutritional requirements and female oviposition preference reflect the order of fruit colonization of Zaprionus indianus and Drosophila simulans.
  • The POU Factor Ventral Veins Lacking/Drifter Directs the Timing of Metamorphosis through Ecdysteroid and Juvenile Hormone Signaling
  • Nutritional control of body size through FoxO-Ultraspiracle mediated ecdysone biosynthesis
  • Juvenile hormone regulates body size and perturbs insulin signaling in Drosophila
  • Coordination of Wing and Whole-Body Development at Developmental Milestones Ensures Robustness against Environmental and Physiological Perturbations
  • Adaptation to new nutritional environments: larval performance, foraging decisions, and adult oviposition choices in Drosophila suzukii
  • Coordinating morphology with behavior during development: an integrative approach from a fly perspective
  • Stage-specific plasticity in ovary size is regulated by insulin/insulin-like growth factor and ecdysone signaling in Drosophila
  • Turning food into eggs: insights from nutritional biology and developmental physiology of Drosophila
  • Coordinating Development: How Do Animals Integrate Plastic and Robust Developmental Processes?
  • Disruption of mitochondrial dynamics affects behaviour and lifespan in Caenorhabditis elegans
  • Neuropeptide F receptor acts in the Drosophila prothoracic gland to regulate growth and developmental timing
  • When does diet matter? The roles of larval and adult nutrition in regulating adult size traits
  • Food intake and food choice are altered by the developmental transition at critical weight in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Amino acid quality modifies the quantitative availability of protein for reproduction in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Growth-Blocking Peptides As Nutrition-Sensitive Signals for Insulin Secretion and Body Size Regulation
  • Developmental nutrition modulates metabolic responses to projected climate change
  • Drosophila melanogaster females prioritise dietary sterols for producing high quality eggs
  • Does local adaptation along a latitudinal cline shape plastic responses to combined thermal and nutritional stress?
  • A New Role for Neuropeptide F Signaling in Controlling Developmental Timing and Body Size in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Growing Up in a Changing World: Environmental Regulation of Development in Insects
  • Amino acid quality modifies the quantitative availability of protein for reproduction in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Quantification of Macronutrients Intake in a Thermogenetic Neuronal Screen using Drosophila Larvae.
  • Insulin-Like Signalling Influences the Coordination of Larval Hemocyte Number with Body Size in Drosophila melanogaster
  • The Number of Larval Molts Is Controlled by Hox in Caterpillars
  • Regulation of ecdysone production in Drosophila by neuropeptides and peptide hormones
  • Ecdysone Quantification from Whole Body Samples of Drosophila melanogaster Larvae
  • Quantification of macronutrients intake in a thermogenetic neuronal screen using Drosophila larvae
  • Ecdysone coordinates plastic growth with robust pattern in the developing wing
  • Target of Rapamycin drives unequal responses to essential amino acid depletion in egg laying
  • The development of body and organ shape
  • Restricting a single amino acid cross-protects D. melanogaster from nicotine poisoning through mTORC1 and GCN2 signalling
  • The Biosynthetic Costs of Amino Acids at the Base of the Food Chain Determine Their Use in Higher-order Consumer Genomes
  • Nutrigonometry I: using right-angle triangles to quantify nutritional trade-offs in multidimensional performance landscapes
  • Maintaining robust size across environmental conditions through plastic brain growth dynamics
  • Integrating body and organ size in Drosophila: recent advances and outstanding problems
  • A role for juvenile hormone in the prepupal development of Drosophila melanogaster
  • The Ecdysone receptor controls the post-critical weight switch to nutrition-independent differentiation in Drosophila wing imaginal discs
  • Developmental model of static allometry in holometabolous insects
  • Critical weight as a switch in the developmental response to starvation: the role of ecdysone in the maturation of Drosophila wing discs
  • Size assessment and growth control: how adult size is determined in insects
  • Ecdysteroid control of metamorphosis in the differentiating adult leg structures of Drosophila melanogaster
  • The role of the prothoracic gland in determining critical weight to metamorphosis in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Joint development in the Drosophila leg: Cell movements and cell populations
  • Mechanisms regulating nutrition-dependent developmental plasticity through organ-specific effects in insects
  • The developmental control of size in insects
  • The roles of juvenile hormone, insulin/target of rapamycin, and ecydsone signaling in regulating body size in Drosophila
  • Introgressive hybridization between two species of water striders (Hemiptera: Gerridae: Limnoporus): geographic structure and temporal change of a hybrid zone
  • Within population variation in body size plasticity in response to combined nutritional and thermal stress is partially independent from variation in development time
  • Ageing impairs protein leveraging in a sex-specific manner in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Manuscript preprint: Rethinking the ecdysteroid source during Drosophila pupal–adult development
  • Rethinking the ecdysteroid source during Drosophila pupal–adult development
  • Genetic variation of macronutrient tolerance in Drosophila melanogaster.
  • Within‐population variation in body size plasticity in response to combined nutritional and thermal stress is partially independent from variation in development time

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Matthew Piper

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