ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-030912-1
Albertson, R. Craig
Email: rcalbert@syr.edu
URL: http://biology.syr.edu/albertson/
Address: Assistant Professor Department of Biology Syracuse University 130 College Place Syracuse, NY 13244 USA
Phone: (315) 443-8106
Fax: (315) 443-2012


Gilbert, M.C., Tetrault, E., Packard, M., Navon, D., Albertson, R.C. (2021) Ciliary rootlet coiled-coil 2 (crocc2) is associated with evolutionary divergence and plasticity of cichlid jaw shape. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 38(8):3078-3092
Navon, D., Male, I., Tetrault, E.R., Aaronson, B., Karlstrom, R.O., Albertson, R.C. (2020) Hedgehog signaling is necessary and sufficient to mediate craniofacial plasticity in teleosts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 117(32):19321-19327
Conith, M.R., Hu, Y., Conith, A.J., Maginnis, M.A., Webb, J.F., Albertson, R.C. (2018) Genetic and developmental origins of a unique foraging adaptation in a Lake Malawi cichlid genus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115(27):7063-7068
Parsons, K.J., Son, Y.H., Crespel, A., Thambithurai, D., Killen, S., Harris, M.P., Albertson, R.C. (2018) Conserved but flexible modularity in the zebrafish skull: implications for craniofacial evolvability. Proceedings. Biological sciences. 285(1877)
Kague, E., Roy, P., Asselin, G., Hu, G., Stanley, A., Albertson, C., Simonet, J., Fisher, S. (2016) Osterix/sp7 limits cranial bone initiation sites and is required for formation of sutures. Developmental Biology. 413(2):160-72
Powder, K.E., Cousin, H., McLinden, G., Albertson, R.C. (2014) A non-synonymous mutation in the transcriptional regulator lbh is associated with cichlid craniofacial adaptation and neural crest cell development. Mol. Biol. Evol.. 31(12):3113-24
Cooper, W.J., Wirgau, R.M., Sweet, E.M., and Albertson, R.C. (2013) Deficiency of zebrafish fgf20a results in aberrant skull remodeling that mimics both human cranial disease and evolutionarily important fish skull morphologies. Evolution & development. 15(6):426-441
Patten, S.A., Jacobs-McDaniels, N.L., Zaouter, C., Drapeau, P., Albertson, R.C., and Moldovan, F. (2012) Role of Chd7 in Zebrafish: A Model for CHARGE Syndrome. PLoS One. 7(2):e31650
Jacobs-McDaniels, N.L., and Albertson, R.C. (2011) Chd7 plays a critical role in controlling left-right symmetry during zebrafish somitogenesis. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 240(10):2272-80
Jacobs, N.L., Albertson, R.C., and Wiles, J.R. (2011) Using Whole Mount in situ Hybridization to Link Molecular and Organismal Biology. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (49)
Albertson, R.C., Yan, Y.L., Titus, T.A., Pisano, E., Vacchi, M., Yelick, P.C., Detrich, H.W. 3rd, and Postlethwait, J.H. (2010) Molecular pedomorphism underlies craniofacial skeletal evolution in Antarctic notothenioid fishes. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 10:4
Albertson, R.C., and Yelick, P.C. (2007) Fgf8 haploinsufficiency results in distinct craniofacial defects in adult zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 306(2):505-515
Albertson, R.C., and Kocher, T.D. (2006) Genetic and developmental basis of cichlid trophic diversity. Heredity. 97(3):211-221
Adams, D.S., Robinson, K.R., Fukumoto, T., Yuan, S., Albertson, R.C., Yelick, P., Kuo, L., McSweeney, M., and Levin, M. (2006) Early, H+-V-ATPase-dependent proton flux is necessary for consistent left-right patterning of non-mammalian vertebrates. Development (Cambridge, England). 133(9):1657-1671
Albertson, R.C., Payne-Ferreira, T.L., Postlethwait, J., and Yelick, P.C. (2005) Zebrafish acvr2a and acvr2b exhibit distinct roles in craniofacial development. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 233(4):1405-1418
Albertson, R.C., and Yelick, P.C. (2005) Roles for fgf8 signaling in left-right patterning of the visceral organs and craniofacial skeleton. Developmental Biology. 283(2):310-321
Albertson, R.C., and Yelick, P.C. (2004) Morphogenesis of the jaw: development beyond the embryo. The Zebrafish: Cellular and Developmental Biology,2nd Ed. Methods Cell Biol.. 76:437-454

Albertson RC, and Kocher TD (2006) Genetic and developmental basis of cichlid trophic diversity. Heredity. 97:211-21.

Streelman JT, and Albertson RC (2006) Evolution of Novelty in the Cichlid Dentition. J. Exp. Zool. B: Mol. Dev. Evol. 306B:216-26.

Albertson RC, and Kocher TD. (2005) Genetic architecture sets limits on transgressive segregation in hybrid cichlid fishes. Evol. 59:686-690.

Albertson RC, Streelman JT, and Kocher TD. (2003a) Directional selection has shaped the oral jaws of Lake Malawi cichlid fishes. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100(9):5252-5257.

Albertson RC, Streelman JT, and Kocher TD. (2003b) Genetic basis of adaptive shape differences in the cichlid head. J Heredity 94(4):291-301.

Streelman JT, Albertson RC, and Kocher TD. (2003). Genome mapping of the orange blotch colour pattern in cichlid fishes. Mol. Ecol. 12:2465-2471.

Streelman JT, Webb JF, Albertson RC, and Kocher TD. (2003) The cusp of evolution and development: a model of cichlid tooth shape diversity. Evol Dev. 5:600-8.

Kocher TD, Albertson RC, Carleton KL, and Streelman JT. (2002) The genetic basis of biodiversity: genomic studies of cichlid fishes. In Aquatic Genomics: Steps Toward a Great Future, pp. 35-44. Shimizu N, Aoki T, Hirono I, Takashima F. (eds.). Springer, Tokyo.

Albertson RC, and Kocher TD. (2001) Assessing morphological differences of an adaptive trait: a landmark-based morphometric approach. J. Exp. Zool. 289:385-403.

Albertson RC, Markert J, Danely PD, and Kocher TD. (1999) Phylogeny of a rapidly evolving system: the cichlid fishes of Lake Malawi. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 96:5107-5110.