Publications w/ links to PDFs

2017           J. Roman Arguello & Richard Benton. Tackling Darwin's "instincts":  The genetic basis of behavioral evolution.  BMC Biology. 15:26.

2017           Angela M. Early, J. Roman Arguello, Margarida Cardoso-Moreira, Srikanth Gottipati, Jennifer K. Grenier, and Andrew G. Clark.  Survey of Global Genetic Diversity within the Drosophila Immune System. Genetics, 205: 353-366.

2016          Vincent Croset, Michael Schleyer, J. Roman Arguello, Bertram Gerber, and Richard Benton. A molecular and neuronal basis for amino acid sensing in the Drosophila larva. Scientific Reports, Article number: 34871

2016          Lucia L. Prieto Godino, Raphael Rytz, Benoîte Bargeton, Liliane Abuin, J. Roman Arguello, Matteo Dal Peraro and Richard Benton. Olfactory receptor pseudo-pseudogenes. Nature, 539: 93-97.

    > Current Biology Dispatch

2016          J. Roman Arguello,  Margarida Cardoso-Moreira, Jennifer Grenier, Srikanth Gottipati, Andrew G. Clark, Richard Benton.  Extensive local adaptation within the chemosensory system following D. melanogaster's global expansion. Nature Communications, 7:11855

2016          Margarida Cardoso-Moreira, J. Roman Arguello, Srikanth Gottipati, L. G. Harshman, Jennifer K. Grenier, Andrew G. Clark.  Evidence for the fixation of gene duplications by positive selection in Drosophila. Genome Research, 26: 787-798.

    > F1000Prime Recommended

2015          Jennifer K. Grenier*, J. Roman Arguello*, Margarida Cardoso Moreira, Srikanth Gottipati, Jaaved Mohammed, Sean R. Hackett, Rachel Boughton, Anthony J. Greenberg,  Andrew G. Clark.  Global Diversity Lines - A five-continent reference panel of sequenced Drosophila melanogaster strains. G3, 5: 593-603. (*equal contribution)

    > G3 2015 Spotlighted Article
    > Data: NCBI Sequence Read Archive link

 2013           J. Roman Arguello, Carolina Sellanes, Yann Ru Lou, Robert A. Raguso. Can Yeast (S. cerevisiae) Metabolic Volatiles Provide Polymorphic Signaling? PLoS ONE, 8(8): e70219.

 2012           Margarida Cardoso-Moreira, J. Roman Arguello, Andrew G. Clark. Mutation spectrum of Drosophila CNVs revealed by breakpoint sequencing. Genome Biology, 13:R119.

2011           J. Roman Arguello & Tim Connallon. Gene Duplication and Ectopic Gene Conversion in Drosophila. Genes, 2: 131-151.

2010           J. Roman Arguello, Yue Zhang, Tomoyuki Kado, Chuanzhu Fan, Ruoping Zhao, Hideki Innan, Wen Wang, and Manyuan Long. Recombination yet inefficient selection along the D. melanogaster subgroup’s fourth chromosome. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 27: 848-861.

2008           Shuang Yang*, J. Roman Arguello*, Xin Li, Yun Ding, Qi Zhou, Ying Chen, Yue Zhang, Ruoping Zhao, Frederic Brunet, Lixin Peng, Manyuan Long, Wen Wang. Repetitive Element-mediated Recombination as a Mechanism for New Gene Origination in Drosophila. PLoS Genetics, 4(1): e3. (*equal contribution)

2007           Carolyn S. McBride*, J. Roman Arguello*. Five Drosophila Genomes Reveal Nonneutral Evolution and the Signature of Host Specialization in the Chemoreceptor Superfamily. Genetics, 177: 1395-1416. (*equal contribution)

    > Highlighted in Trends in Ecology & Evolution

2007           Drosophila Comparative Genome Sequencing and Analysis Consortium. Evolution of genes and genomes on the Drosophila phylogeny. Nature 450, 203-218. (Organizer and coauthor of chemosensory system section of paper)

2007           J. Roman Arguello, Chuanzhu Fan, Wen Wang and Manyuan Long. Origination of Chimeric Genes through DNA-level Recombination. Volff J-N (ed): Gene and Protein Evolution, Genome Dynamics. Karger Basel, Switzerland, vol 3, pp.147-162.

2006           J. Roman Arguello, Ying Chen, Shuang Yang, Wen Wang, Manyuan Long. Origination of an X-linked Testes Chimeric Gene by Illegitimate Recombination in Drosophila. PLoS Genetics, 2(5): e77.

2005           Eric A. Hoffman, Nicolas Kolm, Anders Berglund, J. Roman Arguello, and Adam G. Jones. Genetic structure in a coral reef associated Banggai cardinal fish, Pterapogon kauderni. Molecular Ecology, 14: 1467-1375.

2004           Jones, A. G., J. Roman Arguello, and S. J. Arnold. Molecular parentage analysis in experimental newt populations: the response of mating system measures to variation in operational sex ratio. American Naturalist, 164: 444-456.

2004           Hoffman, E. A., J. Roman Arguello, N. Kolm, A. Berglund, and A. G. Jones. Eleven polymorphic microsatellite loci in a coral reef fish, Pterapogon kauderni. Molecular Ecology Notes, 4: 342-344.

2002           Jones, A. G., J. Roman Arguello, and S. J. Arnold. Validation of Bateman’s principles: a genetic study of mating patterns and sexual selection in newts. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Biological Sciences, 269: 2533-2539.