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​​​Peer Reviewed Publications​

[* undergraduate, ** high school,​ §equal contributors, ISU student]​
Bainbridge C, Clites B, Caldart CS, Palacios B, Rollins K, Golombek DA, Pierce JT, Vidal-Gadea AG. 2019. Factors that influence magnetic orientation in C. elegans. JCPA. DOIhttps://doi.org/10.1007/s00359-019-01364-y PDF​​.

Hughes K, Rodriguez A, Flatt K, Sneha R, Schuler A*, Rodemoyer B*, Veerappan V, Cuciarone K*, Kullman A**, Lim C**, Gutta N**, Vemuri S*, Andriulis V*, Niswonger D*, Barickman L*, Stein W, Singhvi A, Schroeder N, Vidal-Gadea AG. 2019. Physical exertion exacerbates decline in the musculature of an animal model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. PNAS. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1811379116 PDF.

Gährs C, Vidal-Gadea AG. 2019. “Locomotion.” in Encyclopedia of Animal Cognition and Behavior, Eds. Vonk J, Shackelford T. Springer, ISBN: 978-3-319-55066-4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-47829-6_1450-1 PDF.

Vidal-Gadea AG, Bainbridge C, Clites B, Palacios B, Bakhtiari L, Gordon V, Pierce J. 2018Response to Comment on “Magnetosensitive neurons mediate geomagnetic orientation in Caenorhabditis elegans. eLife.  eLife 2018;7:e31414 DOI: 10.7554/eLife.31414 PDF​.

Bainbridge C, Rodriguez AMSchuler A*, Cisneros M*, Vidal-Gadea AG​2016. Magnetic orientation in C. elegans relies on the integrity of the villi of the AFD magnetosensory neurons. J Physiology Paris DOI10.1016/j.jphysparis.2016.12.002 PDF​.​

Bainbridge C, Schuler A*, Vidal-Gadea AG​2016. Method for the assessment of neuromuscular integrity and burrowing choice in vermiform animals. J Neurosci Methods 264:40-46 DOI: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2016.02.023 PDF​.

Vidal-Gadea AG​, Ward K*, Beron C*, Ghorashian N, Gokce S, Russell J, Truong N**, Parikh A*, Gadea OE, Ben-Yakar A, Pierce-Shimomura JT. 2015. Magnetosensitive neurons mediate geomagnetic orientation in Caenorhabditis elegans. eLife. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.07493  PDF

Beron C*§, Vidal-Gadea AG§, Cohen J, Parikh A*, Hwang G*, Pierce-Shimomura JT. 2015The burrowing behaviour of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans: A new assay for the study of neuromuscular disorders. Genes, Brain and Behavior. 14(4):357-368DOI: 10.1111/gbb.12217 PDF

Russell J, Vidal-Gadea AG, Makay A*, Laham R, Pierce-Shimomura JT. 2014. Humidity sensation requires both mechanosensory and thermosensory pathways in C. elegans. PNAS. 111(22):8269-74. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1322512111 PDF

Vidal-Gadea AG, Belanger JH. 2013. The evolutionary transition to sideway-walking gaits in brachyurans was accompanied by a reduction in the number of motor neurons innervating proximal leg musculature. Arthropod Structure and Development. 42(6):443-454. DOI: 10.1016/j.asd.2013.07.003 PDF​
Vidal-Gadea AG, Pierce-Shimomura JT. 2012. Conserved role of dopamine in the modulation of behavior. Journal of Communicative and Integrative Biology. 5(5)1-8. DOI:  10.4161/cib.20978 PDF

Vidal-Gadea AG, Davis S, Becker L*, Pierce-Shimomura JT. 2012. Coordination of behavioral hierarchies during environmental transitions in Caenorhabditis elegans. Worm. 1(1)5-11. DOI: 10.4161/worm.19148 PDF​

Vidal-Gadea AG, Topper S, Young L, Crisp A, Kressin L*, Elbel E*, Maples T*, Brauner M, Erbguth K, Axelrod A, Gottschalk A, Siegel D, Pierce-Shimomura JT. 2011Caenorhabditis elegans​ selects distinct crawling and swimming gaits via dopamine and serotonin. PNAS. 108(42)17504-9DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1108673108 PDF

Vidal-Gadea AG, Xingjian J, Simpson D, Kondoh Y, Allen R, Newland PL. 2010. Coding characteristics of spiking local interneurons during imposed limb movements in the locust. J Neurophysiology. 103:603-15. DOI: 10.1152/jn.00510.2009  PDF
Vidal-Gadea AG, Belanger JH. 2009. Muscular anatomy of the legs of the forward walking crab ​Libinia emarginata​ (Decapoda, Brachyura, Majoidea). Arthropod Structure and Development 38(3):179-94. DOI: 10.1016/j.asd.2008.12.002 PDF

Vidal-Gadea AG, Rinehart MD, Belanger JH. 2008. Skeletal adaptations for sideways and forwards walking by three decapod species. Arthropod Structure and Development 37(2):95-108. DOI: 10.1016/j.asd.2007.06.002​ PDF​

Other Publications​
Bainbridge C, McDonald J*, Benefield Z*, Stein W, Vidal-Gadea A. 2019. Unbiased analysis of magnetic orientation by C. elegans reveals the use of distinct turning strategies to align with magnetic fields and to adopt their preferred migratory direction. bioRxiv. ​DOI: https://doi.org/10.1101/688408

Bainbridge C, Stein W, Vidal-Gadea A. 2019. Vidalgadealab-behavioral turn analysis (Version 1). Zenodo. DOIhttp://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3263894

Rodriguez AM§, Hughes K§, Schuler A*, Rodemoyer B*, Bainbridge C, Barickman L*, Cuciarone K*, Kullman A**, Lim C**, Gutta N**, Giliana Y*, Sathyamurthy L**, Singaraju S**, Vemuri S*, Andriulis V*, Niswonger D*, Vidal-Gadea AG. 2018. Intracellular calcium dysregulation precedes muscle decline in C. elegans modeling Duchenne muscular dystrophy. bioRxiv. DOI:10.1101/360388 PDF​

Bainbridge C, Stein W, Vidal-Gadea AG. 2017. Animal heading calculator. GitHub. DOI10.5281/zenodo.1002304​

Vidal-Gadea AG, Caldart C, Bainbridge C, Clites B, Palacios B, Bakhtiari L, Gordon V, Golombek D, Pierce J. 2018. Temporal and spatial factors that influence magnetotaxis in C. elegans. bioRxiv. DOI: 10.1101/252700 PDF​.