2017

Black, A. J., Ravi, S., Jefferson, L. S., Kimball, S. R., Schilder, R. J. Dietary fat quantity and type induces transcriptome-wide effects on alternative splicing of pre-mRNA in rat skeletal muscle. Journal of Nutrition (Accepted 06/28/17)

Schilder, R. J., Raynor, M. Molecular plasticity and functional enhancements of leg muscles in response to hypergravity in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster. The Journal of Experimental Biology (Accepted 07/24/17)

2016

Bybee, Seth*; Córdoba-Aguilar, Alex; Duryea, M. ; Futahashi, Ryo; Hansson, Bengt; Lorenzo-Carballa, M.; Schilder, Ruud; Stoks, Robby; Suvorov, Anton; Svensson, Erik; Swaegers, Janne; Takahashi, Yuma; Watts, Phillip; Wellenreuther, Maren. Odonates as a bridge between ecology and evolutionary genomics. (Accepted 09/16/16) -- *alphabetically-listed authors

Schilder R. (2016). (How) do animals know how much they weigh?. The Journal of Experimental Biology 219: 1275-1282; doi: 10.1242/jeb.120410 -- invited review

2015

Ravi S., R. J. Schilder, A. Berg, S. R. Kimball (2015). Effects of Age and Hindlimb Immobilization and Remobilization on Fast Troponin T Precursor mRNA Alternative Splicing in Rat Gastrocnemius Muscle. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 41(2): 142-149

Coble J.*, R. J. Schilder*, A. Berg, M. Drummond, B. B. Rasmussen, S. R. Kimball (2015). Influence of ageing and essential amino acids on quantitative patterns of troponin T alternative splicing in human skeletal muscle. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 40(8):788-96 -- *shared first author

Ravi S., Schilder R., Kimball S. (2015). Role of Pre-mRNA Splicing in Nutrient-Induced Alterations in Gene Expression and Metabolism. Journal of Nutrition. Mar 11. pii: jn203216. [Epub ahead of print] --invited review

2014

Zera, A J, C. Wehrkamp, R. Schilder, C. Black, and P. Gribben (2014). Purification and Characterization of 6-Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase From the Wing-Polymorphic Cricket, Gryllus Firmus, and Assessment of Causes of Morph-Differences in Enzyme Activity. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. doi:10.1016/j.cbpb.2014.04.001

N. N. Vellichirammal, A. J. Zera, R. J. Schilder, C. Wehrkamp, J-J. M. Riethoven, J. A. Brisson (2014). De novo transcriptome assembly and morph-specific gene expression profiling of the wing polymorphic cricket Gryllus firmus. PLoS ONE DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082129.

2013

A. Kelleher, S. R. Kimball, M.D. Dennis, R. J. Schilder, L. S. Jefferson (2013). The repressors of mTORC1 signaling, REDD1 and REDD2, are rapidly induced in skeletal muscle of an immobilized rat hindlimb. American Journal of Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism 304(2): E229-36.

J. H. Marden, H. W. Fescemeyer, R. J. Schilder, W. R. Doerfler, C. W. Wheat (2013). Genetic variation in HIF signalling underlies quantitative variation in life history traits within lowland populations.Evolution 67(4): 1105-111 -- cover

2012

R. J. Schilder, S. R. Kimball, L. S. Jefferson (2012). Cell-autonomous regulation of fast Troponin T pre-mRNA alternative splicing in response to mechanical stretch. American Journal of Physiology Cell Physiology 303(3):C298-307.

2011

R. J. Schilder, A. J. Zera, C. Black, M. Hoidal, and P. Gribben (2011). The biochemical basis of life history adaptation: Molecular and enzymological causes of NADP+-isocitrate dehydrogenase activity differences between morphs of Gryllus firmus that differ in lipid biosynthesis and life history. Molecular Biology and Evolution 28: 3381-93.

R. J. Schilder, S. R. Kimball, J. H. Marden, and L. S. Jefferson (2011). Body weight-dependent troponin T alternative splicing is evolutionarily conserved from insects to mammals and partially impaired in skeletal muscle of obese rats. The Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 1523-1532.

2007

R. J. Schilder, J. H. Marden (2007). Parasites, proteomics, and performance: effects of gregarine gut parasites on dragonfly flight muscle composition and function. The Journal of Experimental Biology 210, 4298-4306.

R. J. Schilder, J. H. Marden (2007). Metabolic syndrome in insects triggered by gut microbes. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 1, 794-796.

2006

R. J. Schilder, J. H. Marden (2006). Metabolic syndrome and obesity in an insect. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA 103, 18805-18809.

2004

R. J. Schilder, J. H. Marden (2004). A hierarchical analysis of the scaling of force and power output by dragonfly flight motors. The Journal of Experimental Biology 207, 767-776.

Other publications

Schilder, R. (2007). Bee plump. New Scientist 194 (2008), p73.

Schilder, R. J. (2006). Mechanics, Metabolism and Menosporinae: an integrative analysis of dragonfly flight performance. PDF