Some Publications

David Howard

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Example Publications Chlamydomonas Research Normal Life

* indicates undergraduate co-author

Peer Reviewed Publications:

Howard, D.R., C.M. Trantow*, and C.D. Thaler. (2004) Motility of a biflagellate sperm: Waveform analysis and cyclic nucleotide activation. Cell Motil. Cytoskel. 59:120-130.

Howard, D.R., J. Herr*, and R. Hollister* (2005) Using trypsin and soybean trypsin inhibitor to teach principles of enzyme kinetics. Amer. Biol. Teacher. In Press.

Howard, D.R. and J. Miskowski. (2005). Using a Module-Based Laboratory to Incorporate Inquiry into a Large Cell Biology Course. Cell Biol Educ. In Press for Fall publication.

Cooper, S., A. Galbraith, D. Howard, T. Langen, J McWilliams, D. Melroy, J. Miskowski, L. Rhoads, J. Vigna, and J. Warner. (2003). Student Study Guide for Biology Science for Life. C. Belk and C. Borden. Pearson Prentice Hall, NJ.

Cooper, S., A. Galbraith, D. Howard, T. Langen, J McWilliams, D. Melroy, J. Miskowski, L. Rhoads, J. Vigna, and J. Warner. (2003). Instructors Resource Guide for Biology Science for Life. C. Belk and C. Borden. Pearson Prentice Hall, NJ.

Galbraith, A.E. and D.R. Howard (2002) Sometimes it is all in the genes. National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science Case Collection. http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/projects/cases/cystic/cystic_fibrosis1.html

Howard, D. R. (1998) Poster sessions at your state capitol: Excellent experiences and lessons learned. CUR Quarterly. 18:86-89.

Sale, W. S. and D. R. Howard (1995) Microscopic assays of flagellar dynein activity. Methods in Cell Biol. 47:257-262.

Howard, D. R. and W. S. Sale (1995) Isolation of inner and outer arm dyneins. Methods in Cell Biol. 47:481-486.

Howard, D. R., G. Habermacher, D. B. Glass, E. F. Smith, W. S. Sale. (1994) Regulation of Chlamydomonas flagellar dynein by an axonemal protein kinase. J. Cell Biol. 127:1683-1692.

Howard, D. R. and P. Talbot (1992) In vitro contraction of lobster (Homarus) ovarian muscle: methods for assaying contraction and effects of biogenic amines. J. Exper. Zool. 263:356-366.

Talbot, P., H. Al-Hajj, D. Demers, and D. R. Howard. (1991) Distribution of microfilaments and microtubules in lobster (Homarus) pleopod tegumental glands. Zoomorphology. 110:329-338.

Talbot, P., D. R. Howard, J. Leung-Trujillo, T. W. Lee, W.-Y. Li, and A. L. Lawrence (1989) Characterization of male reproductive tract degenerative syndrome in captive Penaeid shrimp (Peneaus setiferus). Aquaculture. 78:365-377.

Howard, D. R. and G. G. Martin. (1984) Fine structure of the eyes of the interstitial gastropod Fartulum orcutti (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia). Zoomorphology. 104:197-203.

Some Student Presentations

Kujak D* & DR Howard (2004) The effects of viral infection on CSHE-214 (Chinook salmon embryo) cells. Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Creativity, University Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Wells JM*, CM Trantow *, & DR Howard (2004) Cloning of PKA from Chlamydomonas flagella.  National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings.  Indianapolis, IN.

Trantow CM* & DR Howard (2003)  The biflagellate sperm of Corbicula can be activated by cAMP or cGMP.  Molec Biol Cell 14:435a.  American Society for Cell Biology National Meeting.  San Francisco, CA.

Trantow, CM* & D.R. Howard. (2003) Signaling molecules involved in the activation of Corbicula sperm motility. National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings.  Salt Lake City, UT.

Williams, G.J.* & D.R. Howard (1999)  Identification of putative cAMP-dependent protein kinases in Chlamydomonas flagella. National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings.  Rochester, N.Y.

Purlyte, A.* & D.R. Howard  (1999)  Multiple isoforms of phosphodiesterase are present in Chlamydomonas flagella. National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings.  Rochester, N.Y.

Williams, G.J.* & D.R. Howard. (1998) Involvement of Chlamydomonas inner arm dynein I1 in differential flagellar response to calcium. National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings. Salisbury, MD

Machemer, D.E.W.* & D.R. Howard. (1998) Using biotinylated protein kinase inhibitor to purify cAMP-dependent protein kinase. National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings. Salisbury, MD

Alexander, J. S.* &  D.R.  Howard. (1997)  Assay for Chlamydomonas phototaxis. National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings. Austin, TX

Chenelot, H.* & D.R. Howard. (1997) Phosphorylation of Chlamydomonas dynein:  Site and significance in vivo.  National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings. Austin, TX.

Watson, Jr. M.E.* & D.R. Howard. (1997a) Regulation of calcium dependent flagellar dominance by a protein phosphatase in Chlamydomonas. National Conference for Undergraduate Research Proceedings. Austin, TX

Watson, Jr. M.E.* & D.R. Howard. (1997b) Calcium-dependent regulation of axonemal beating in Chlamydomonas is apparently not modulated by phosphorylation. Molec. Biol. Cell 8:52a. American Society for Cell Biology National Meeting.  San Francisco, CA.

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