LVC Authors: Faculty: Biology

Dr. Boeshore

Kristen Lee Boeshore

Assistant Professor of Biology 

Dr. Carey

 

Robert Carey

Assistant Professor of Biology

Dr. Lappas



Courtney M. Lappas

Associate Professor Biology

Professor Thornsberry

Jennifer Thornsberry

Biology Lab Technician

Dr. Urban

Rebecca A. Urban

Associate Professor Biology

Dr. Boeshore's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2017 Celebration

Lee, C. T., Boeshore, K. L., Wu, C., Becker, K. G., Errico, S. L., Mash, D. C. &  Freed, W. J.  (2016). Cocaine promotes human astrocyte proliferation via JNK-dependent upregulation of cyclin A2. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 34(6), 965-976.

Dr. Boeshore's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2014 Celebration

Calabria, S., & Boeshore, K. (October 26, 2013). Effects of methanandamide on learning and memory. 16th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

Dr. Carey's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2016 Celebration

Seader, V. H., Thornsberry, J. M., & Carey, R. E. (2015). Utility of the Amborella trichopoda expansin superfamily in elucidating the history of angiosperm expansins. Journal of Plant Research. Advance online publication. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10265-015-0772-1

Dr. Carey's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2014 Celebration

Carey, R. E., Hepler, N. K., & Cosgrove, D. J. (2013). Selaginella moellendorffii expansin superfamily with genes more closely related to angiosperms than to bryophytes. BMC Plant Biology, 13(4) Retrieved from https://bmcplantbiol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2229-13-4

Dr. Carey's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2013 Celebration

Carey, R. E., Hepler, N. K., & Cosgrove, D. J. (2013). Selaginella moellendorffii has a reduced and highly conserved expansin superfamily with genes more closely related to angiosperms than to bryophytes. BMC Plant Biology, 13(4) doi: 0.1186/1471-2229-13-4

Dr. Lappas' Scholarship and Pedagogy 2017 Celebration

Meier, B. P. &  Lappas, C. M. (2016). The influence of safety, efficacy, and medical condition severity on natural versus synthetic drug preference. Medical Decision Making, 36(8), 1011-1019. 

Dr. Lappas' Scholarship and Pedagogy 2016 Celebration

Lappas, C. M. (2015). The immunomodulatory effects of titanium dioxide and silver nanoparticles. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 85, 78-83.

Lappas, N. T., & Lappas, C. M. (2016). Forensic Toxicology: Principles and concepts. Cambridge, Mass.: Academic Press.

Dr. Lappas' Scholarship and Pedagogy 2015 Celebration

Lappas, C. M. (2014). The immunotoxicology of nanomaterials. In S. Sahu, & D. Casciano (Eds.), Handbook of nanotoxicology, nanomedicine and stem cell use in toxicology (pp. 99-110). New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons.

Lappas, C. M. (2014, May 12). The plant hormone Zeatin Riboside inhibits T lymphocyte activity via Adenosine A2A receptor activation. Cellular & Molecular Immunology, doi:10.1038/cmi.2014.33

Meier, B. P., Fetterman, A. K., Robinson, M. D., & Lappas, C. M. (2015). The myth of the angry atheist.Journal of Psychology, 149, 219-238. doi:10.1080/00223980.2013.866929

Dr. Lappas' Scholarship and Pedagogy 2014 Celebration

Lappas, C. M. (2012). D-limonene modulates T lymphocyte activity and viability. Cellular Immunology, 279, 30-41.

Weilnau, J. N., Black, S. E., Chehata, V. J., Schmidt, M. P., Holt, K. L., Carl, L. M., . . . Lappas, C. M. (2013). ZnS nanocrystal cytotoxicity is influenced by capping agent chemical structure and duration of time in suspension. Journal of Applied Toxicology, 33, 227-237.

Dr. Lappas' Scholarship and Pedagogy 2013 Celebration

Lappas, C. M., & Lappas, N. T. (2012). D-limonene modulates T lymphocyte activity and viability. Cellular Immunology, 279,30-41. doi: https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0008874912001669

Weilnau, J. N., Black, S. E., Chehata, V. J., Schmidt, M. J., Holt, K. L., Carl, L.M., Straka, C. J, Marsh, A. L., Patton, W. A., Lappas, C. M. (2012). ZnS nanocrystal cytotoxicity is influenced by capping agent chemical structure and duration of time in suspension. Journal of Applied Toxicology, doi:10.1002/jat.2811

Dr. Lappas' Scholarship and Pedagogy 2012 Celebration

Chehata, V. J., Domeier, P. P., Weilnau, J. N., & Lappas, C. M. (2011). Adenosine A2A receptor activation limits chronic granulomatous disease-induced hyperinflammation. Cellular Immunology, 267(1), 39-49. doi:10.1016/j.cellimm.2010.11.002

Lappas, C. M. (2012). Allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation followed by graft-versus-host disease: Role of adenosine A2A receptor. In M. A. Hayat (Ed.), Stem cells and cancer stem cells: Therapeutic applications in disease and injury (pp. 149-155). New York: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-94-007-1709-1_18

Professor Thornsberry's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2016 Celebration

Seader, V. H., Thornsberry, J. M., & Carey, R. E. (2015). Utility of the Amborella trichopoda expansin superfamily in elucidating the history of angiosperm expansins. Journal of Plant Research. Advance online publication. doi:https://dx.https://doi.org/10.1007/s10265-015-0772-1

Dr. Urban's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2017 Celebration

Urban, R.A. & Dwyer, M.E. (2016). Asexual reproduction and its potential influence on the distribution of an invasive macrophyte. Northeast Naturalist 23:408-419.  doi: 10.1656/045.023.0308.

Dr. Urban's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2016 Celebration

Urban, R. A., & Dwyer, M. E. (2015, August 10). Asexual reproduction and distribution of Adirondack bladderworts. PaperPresented at the Ecological Society of America, Baltimore, Md.

Dr. Urban's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2015 Celebration

Dwyer, M., & Urban, R. A. (2014). Asexual reproductive strategies of an invasive macrophyte compared to native species. Poster presented at the 90th Pennsylvania Academy of Science Meeting, Selinsgrove, PA.

itus, J. E., & Urban, R. A. (2013). Invasion in progress: Utricularia inflata in Adirondack submersed macrophyte communities. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society, 140(4), 506-516.

Dr. Urban's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2014 Celebration

Bowne, D. R., Block, C. P., Chambers, R. M., Druckenbrod, D. L., Dosch, J. J., Fredericksen, T. S., . . . Urban, R.A; Zimmermann, C. R. (2013). Population structure of freshwater turtles across America: An ecological research as Education Network (EREN) collaborative project. 98th Ecological Society of America Meeting, Minneapolis, MN.

Freeman, C. W., & Urban, R. A. (2012). Sediment oxidation capabilities of four submersed aquatic macrophytes. Journal of Freshwater Ecology, 27(2), 259-271. doi:10.1080/02705060.2011.647404

Urban, R. A. (2013). Positive feedback favors invasion by a submersed freshwater plant. Oecologia, 172, 515-523. doi:10.1007/s00442-012-2496-4