Michael McGowen
Michael McGowen
Research Zoologist and Curator, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
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Divergence date estimation and a comprehensive molecular tree of extant cetaceans
MR McGowen, M Spaulding, J Gatesy
Molecular phylogenetics and evolution 53 (3), 891-906, 2009
Morphological and molecular evidence for a stepwise evolutionary transition from teeth to baleen in mysticete whales
TA Deméré, MR McGowen, A Berta, J Gatesy
Systematic biology 57 (1), 15-37, 2008
A phylogenetic blueprint for a modern whale
J Gatesy, JH Geisler, J Chang, C Buell, A Berta, RW Meredith, ...
Molecular phylogenetics and evolution 66 (2), 479-506, 2013
A supermatrix analysis of genomic, morphological, and paleontological data from crown Cetacea
JH Geisler, MR McGowen, G Yang, J Gatesy
BMC evolutionary biology 11, 1-33, 2011
Phylogenomic resolution of the cetacean tree of life using target sequence capture
MR McGowen, G Tsagkogeorga, S Álvarez-Carretero, M Dos Reis, ...
Systematic biology 69 (3), 479-501, 2020
Comparative analysis of encephalization in mammals reveals relaxed constraints on anthropoid primate and cetacean brain scaling
AM Boddy, MR McGowen, CC Sherwood, LI Grossman, M Goodman, ...
Journal of evolutionary biology 25 (5), 981-994, 2012
Genome-wide adaptive complexes to underground stresses in blind mole rats Spalax
X Fang, E Nevo, L Han, EY Levanon, J Zhao, A Avivi, D Larkin, X Jiang, ...
Nature communications 5 (1), 3966, 2014
Timing and tempo of early and successive adaptive radiations in Macaronesia
SC Kim, MR McGowen, P Lubinsky, JC Barber, ME Mort, A Santos-Guerra
PLoS One 3 (5), e2139, 2008
The taxonomic and evolutionary history of fossil and modern balaenopteroid mysticetes
TA Deméré, A Berta, MR McGowen
Journal of Mammalian Evolution 12, 99-143, 2005
Relaxed clocks and inferences of heterogeneous patterns of nucleotide substitution and divergence time estimates across whales and dolphins (Mammalia: Cetacea)
A Dornburg, MC Brandley, MR McGowen, TJ Near
Molecular Biology and Evolution 29 (2), 721-736, 2012
Molecular evolution tracks macroevolutionary transitions in Cetacea
MR McGowen, J Gatesy, DE Wildman
Trends in ecology & evolution 29 (6), 336-346, 2014
Galectins: guardians of eutherian pregnancy at the maternal–fetal interface
NG Than, R Romero, CJ Kim, MR McGowen, Z Papp, DE Wildman
Trends in endocrinology & metabolism 23 (1), 23-31, 2012
Toward the resolution of an explosive radiation—a multilocus phylogeny of oceanic dolphins (Delphinidae)
MR McGowen
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 60 (3), 345-357, 2011
The evolutionary history of cetacean brain and body size
SH Montgomery, JH Geisler, MR McGowen, C Fox, L Marino, J Gatesy
Evolution 67 (11), 3339-3353, 2013
Dolphin genome provides evidence for adaptive evolution of nervous system genes and a molecular rate slowdown
MR McGowen, LI Grossman, DE Wildman
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 279 (1743), 3643-3651, 2012
The vestigial olfactory receptor subgenome of odontocete whales: phylogenetic congruence between gene-tree reconciliation and supermatrix methods
MR McGowen, C Clark, J Gatesy
Systematic biology 57 (4), 574-590, 2008
Genomic methods take the plunge: recent advances in high-throughput sequencing of marine mammals
KM Cammen, KR Andrews, EL Carroll, AD Foote, E Humble, ...
Journal of Heredity 107 (6), 481-495, 2016
Description of Montanazhdarcho minor, an azhdarchid pterosaur from the Two Medicine Formation (Campanian) of Montana
MR McGowen, K Padian, MA De Sosa, RJ Harmon
PaleoBios 22 (1), 1-9, 2002
The core transcriptome of mammalian placentas and the divergence of expression with placental shape
DL Armstrong, MR McGowen, A Weckle, P Pantham, J Caravas, D Agnew, ...
Placenta 57, 71-78, 2017
The evolution of embryo implantation
MR McGowen, O Erez, R Romero, DE Wildman
The International journal of developmental biology 58 (2-4), 155, 2014
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