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Publications:  Dr Yannick Wurm

Pracana R, Priyam A, Levantis I et al. (2017) . The fire ant social chromosome supergene variant Sb shows low diversity but high divergence from SB.Mol Ecol vol. 26, (11) 2864-2879.
10.1111/mec.14054
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/19557
Arce AN, David TI, Randall EL et al. (2016) . Impact of controlled neonicotinoid exposure on bumblebees in a realistic field setting.Journal of Applied Ecology
10.1111/1365-2664.12792
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/19604
Dr¿gan M-A, Moghul I, Priyam A et al. (2016) . GeneValidator: identify problems with protein-coding gene predictions.Bioinformatics vol. 32, (10) 1559-1561.
10.1093/bioinformatics/btw015
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11592
Semmens DC, Mirabeau O, Moghul I et al. (2016) . Transcriptomic identification of starfish neuropeptide precursors yields new insights into neuropeptide evolution.Open Biol vol. 6, (2)
10.1098/rsob.150224
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11311
Wurm Y (2015) . Arthropod genomics beyond fruit flies: bridging the gap between proximate and ultimate causation.Brief Funct Genomics vol. 14, (6) 381-383.
10.1093/bfgp/elv034
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11593
Wallom DCH, Booth T, Bowery A et al. (2015) . Desktop as a service supporting environmental 'omics. Proceedings - 11th IEEE International Conference on eScience, eScience 2015.
10.1109/eScience.2015.53
WURM Y, Nygaard S (2015) . Ant genomics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): challenges to overcome and opportunities to seize.Myrmecological News vol. 21, 59-72.
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/7641
Nipitwattanaphon M, Wang J, Ross KG et al. (2014) . Effects of ploidy and sex-locus genotype on gene expression patterns in the fire ant Solenopsis invicta.Proc Biol Sci vol. 281, (1797)
10.1098/rspb.2014.1776
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/22206
Schrader L, Kim JW, Ence D et al. (2014) . Transposable element islands facilitate adaptation to novel environments in an invasive species.Nat Commun vol. 5,
10.1038/ncomms6495
Buechel SD, Wurm Y, Keller L (2014) . Social chromosome variants differentially affect queen determination and the survival of workers in the fire ant Solenopsis invicta.Mol Ecol vol. 23, (20) 5117-5127.
10.1111/mec.12915
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/22207
Purcell J, Brelsford A, Wurm Y et al. (2014) . Convergent genetic architecture underlies social organization in ants.Current Biology vol. 24, (22) 2728-2732.
10.1016/j.cub.2014.09.071
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/22209
Valles SM, Shoemaker D, Wurm Y et al. (2013) . Discovery and molecular characterization of an ambisense densovirus from South American populations of Solenopsis invicta.Biological Control vol. 67, (3) 431-439.
10.1016/j.biocontrol.2013.09.015
Simola DF, Wissler L, Donahue G et al. (2013) . Social insect genomes exhibit dramatic evolution in gene composition and regulation while preserving regulatory features linked to sociality.Genome Research vol. 23, (8) 1235-1247.
10.1101/gr.155408.113
Manfredini F, Riba-Grognuz O, Wurm Y et al. (2013) . Sociogenomics of Cooperation and Conflict during Colony Founding in the Fire Ant Solenopsis invicta.PLoS Genetics vol. 9, (8)
10.1371/journal.pgen.1003633
Corona M, Libbrecht R, Wurm Y et al. (2013) . Vitellogenin Underwent Subfunctionalization to Acquire Caste and Behavioral Specific Expression in the Harvester Ant Pogonomyrmex barbatus.PLoS Genetics vol. 9, (8)
10.1371/journal.pgen.1003730
Kulmuni J, Wurm Y, Pamilo P (2013) . Comparative genomics of chemosensory protein genes reveals rapid evolution and positive selection in ant-specific duplicates.Heredity vol. 110, (6) 538-547.
10.1038/hdy.2012.122
Privman E, Wurm Y, Keller L (2013) . Duplication and concerted evolution in a master sex determiner under balancing selection.Proc Biol Sci vol. 280, (1758)
10.1098/rspb.2012.2968
Wang J, Wurm Y, Nipitwattanaphon M et al. (2013) . A Y-like social chromosome causes alternative colony organization in fire ants.Nature vol. 493, (7434) 664-668.
10.1038/nature11832
Kulmuni J, Wurm Y, Pamilo P (2013) . Comparative genomics of chemosensory protein genes reveals rapid evolution and positive selection in ant-specific duplicates.Heredity
10.1038/hdy.2012.122
Manfredini F, Riba-Grognuz O, Wurm Y et al. (2013) . Sociogenomics of Cooperation and Conflict during Colony Founding in the Fire Ant Solenopsis invicta.PLoS Genetics vol. 9, (8)
10.1371/journal.pgen.1003633
Corona M, Libbrecht R, Wurm Y et al. (2013) . Vitellogenin underwent subfunctionalization to acquire caste and behavioral specific expression in the harvester ant Pogonomyrmex barbatus.PLoS Genet vol. 9, (8)
10.1371/journal.pgen.1003730
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/5243
Ingram KK, Kutowoi A, Wurm Y et al. (2012) . The Molecular Clockwork of the Fire Ant Solenopsis invicta.PLoS ONE vol. 7, (11)
10.1371/journal.pone.0045715
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/5363
Chittka A, Wurm Y, Chittka L (2012) . Epigenetics: the making of ant castes.Curr Biol vol. 22, (19) R835-R838.
10.1016/j.cub.2012.07.045
Gadau J, Helmkampf M, Nygaard S et al. (2012) . The genomic impact of 100 million years of social evolution in seven ant species.Trends in Genetics vol. 28, (1) 14-21.
10.1016/j.tig.2011.08.005
Riba-Grognuz O, Keller L, Falquet L et al. (2011) . Visualization and quality assessment of de novo genome assemblies.Bioinformatics vol. 27, (24) 3425-3426.
10.1093/bioinformatics/btr569
Hunt BG, Ometto L, Wurm Y et al. (2011) . Relaxed selection is a precursor to the evolution of phenotypic plasticity.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America vol. 108, (38) 15936-15941.
10.1073/pnas.1104825108
Nygaard S, Zhang G, Schiøtt M et al. (2011) . The genome of the leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex echinatior suggests key adaptations to advanced social life and fungus farming.Genome Research vol. 21, (8) 1339-1348.
10.1101/gr.121392.111
Wurm Y, Wang J, Riba-Grognuz O et al. (2011) . The genome of the fire ant Solenopsis invicta.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A vol. 108, (14) 5679-5684.
10.1073/pnas.1009690108
Gotzek D, Robertson HM, Wurm Y et al. (2011) . Odorant binding proteins of the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta: an example of the problems facing the analysis of widely divergent proteins.PLoS One vol. 6, (1)
10.1371/journal.pone.0016289
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/5425
Wurm Y, Keller L (2010) . Parasitoid wasps: from natural history to genomic studies.Curr Biol vol. 20, (5) R242-R244.
10.1016/j.cub.2010.01.027
Wurm Y, Wang J, Keller L (2010) . Changes in reproductive roles are associated with changes in gene expression in fire ant queens.Mol Ecol vol. 19, (6) 1200-1211.
10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04561.x
Wurm Y, Uva P, Ricci F et al. (2009) . Fourmidable: a database for ant genomics.BMC Genomics vol. 10,
10.1186/1471-2164-10-5
Wurm Y, Wang J, Keller L (2007) . Behavioral genomics: A, bee, C, G, T.Curr Biol vol. 17, (2) R51-R53.
10.1016/j.cub.2006.12.019
Wang J, Jemielity S, Uva P et al. (2007) . An annotated cDNA library and microarray for large-scale gene-expression studies in the ant Solenopsis invicta.Genome Biol vol. 8, (1)
10.1186/gb-2007-8-1-r9
Zerlin M, Greiffenberg L, Wurm Y et al. (2005) . Cryostock - A software for cell culture management. Animal Cell Technology Meets Genomics. 397-400.
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