|The evolution of lineage-specific regulatory activities in the human embryonic limb|
J Cotney, J Leng, J Yin, SK Reilly, LE DeMare, D Emera, AE Ayoub, ...
Cell 154 (1), 185-196, 2013
|Evolutionary changes in promoter and enhancer activity during human corticogenesis|
SK Reilly, J Yin, AE Ayoub, D Emera, J Leng, J Cotney, R Sarro, P Rakic, ...
Science 347 (6226), 1155-1159, 2015
|Ancient transposable elements transformed the uterine regulatory landscape and transcriptome during the evolution of mammalian pregnancy|
VJ Lynch, MC Nnamani, A Kapusta, K Brayer, SL Plaza, EC Mazur, ...
Cell reports 10 (4), 551-561, 2015
|The evolution of menstruation: a new model for genetic assimilation: explaining molecular origins of maternal responses to fetal invasiveness|
D Emera, R Romero, G Wagner
Bioessays 34 (1), 26-35, 2012
|Adaptive changes in the transcription factor HoxA-11 are essential for the evolution of pregnancy in mammals|
VJ Lynch, A Tanzer, Y Wang, FC Leung, B Gellersen, D Emera, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 (39), 14928-14933, 2008
|Convergent evolution of endometrial prolactin expression in primates, mice, and elephants through the independent recruitment of transposable elements|
D Emera, C Casola, VJ Lynch, DE Wildman, D Agnew, GP Wagner
Molecular biology and evolution 29 (1), 239-247, 2012
|Forty keratin‐associated β‐proteins (β‐keratins) form the hard layers of scales, claws, and adhesive pads in the green anole lizard, Anolis carolinensis|
L Dalla Valle, A Nardi, G Bonazza, C Zuccal, D Emera, L Alibardi
Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental …, 2010
|Beta‐keratins of turtle shell are glycine‐proline‐tyrosine rich proteins similar to those of crocodilians and birds|
L Dalla Valle, A Nardi, M Toni, D Emera, L Alibardi
Journal of Anatomy 214 (2), 284-300, 2009
|Origin and evolution of developmental enhancers in the mammalian neocortex|
D Emera, J Yin, SK Reilly, J Gockley, JP Noonan
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113 (19), E2617-E2626, 2016
|Transposable element recruitments in the mammalian placenta: impacts and mechanisms|
D Emera, GP Wagner
Briefings in functional genomics 11 (4), 267-276, 2012
|Transformation of a transposon into a derived prolactin promoter with function during human pregnancy|
D Emera, GP Wagner
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (28), 11246-11251, 2012
|β‐keratins of the crocodilian epidermis: composition, structure, and phylogenetic relationships|
L Dalla Valle, A Nardi, C Gelmi, M Toni, D Emera, L Alibardi
Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental …, 2009
|The transcriptomic evolution of mammalian pregnancy: gene expression innovations in endometrial stromal fibroblasts|
K Kin, J Maziarz, AR Chavan, M Kamat, S Vasudevan, A Birt, D Emera, ...
Genome biology and evolution 8 (8), 2459-2473, 2016
|An evolutionary test of the isoform switching hypothesis of functional progesterone withdrawal for parturition: humans have a weaker repressive effect of PR-A than mice|
GP Wagner, Y Tong, D Emera, R Romero
Journal of perinatal medicine 40 (4), 345-351, 2012
|Disrupting the three-dimensional regulatory topology of the Pitx1 locus results in overtly normal development|
R Sarro, AA Kocher, D Emera, S Uebbing, EV Dutrow, SD Weatherbee, ...
Development 145 (7), 2018
|Massively parallel disruption of enhancers active during human corticogenesis|
E Geller, J Gockley, D Emera, S Uebbing, J Cotney, JP Noonan
bioRxiv, 852673, 2019
|The Human Accelerated Region HACNS1 modifies developmental gene expression in humanized mice|
EV Dutrow, D Emera, K Yim, S Uebbing, AA Kocher, M Krenzer, T Nottoli, ...
|YW Loke, Life’s Vital Link: The Astonishing Role of the Placenta|
Evolution, medicine, and public health 2014 (1), 30-31, 2014
|Transposable elements and host evolution: A case of transposon-mediated regulatory innovation during the evolution of pregnancy|
Yale University, 2012
|Convergent evolution of endometrial prolactin expression in the human and elephant lineage through the independent recruitment of transposable elements|
D Emera, C Casola, VJ Lynch, D Wildman, D Agnew, GP Wagner
INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY 51, E40-E40, 2011