Sclerodactyla briareus

Summary

Alias: Thyone briareus

Top Publications

  1. pmc Novel markers identify nervous system components of the holothurian nervous system
    Carlos A Díaz-Balzac
    Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Ullmann Room 807, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA
    Invert Neurosci 14:113-25. 2014
  2. pmc Small angle x-ray scattering of chromatin. Radius and mass per unit length depend on linker length
    S P Williams
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2099
    Biophys J 59:606-18. 1991
  3. pmc Radial density distribution of chromatin: evidence that chromatin fibers have solid centers
    M F Smith
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109
    J Cell Biol 110:245-54. 1990
  4. pmc The diameters of frozen-hydrated chromatin fibers increase with DNA linker length: evidence in support of variable diameter models for chromatin
    B D Athey
    Biophysics Research Division, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2099
    J Cell Biol 111:795-806. 1990
  5. ncbi A non-invasive vibrating calcium-selective electrode measures acetylcholine-induced calcium flux across the sarcolemma of a smooth muscle
    C L Devlin
    Department of Biology, Penn State University Abington 19001, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 166:270-7. 1996
  6. ncbi Pharmacological identification of acetylcholine receptor subtypes in echinoderm smooth muscle (Sclerodactyla briareus)
    C L Devlin
    Department of Biology, Penn State University, Abington College, Abington, PA 19001, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 125:53-64. 2000
  7. ncbi Gamma-aminobutyric acid modulation of acetylcholine-induced contractions of a smooth muscle from an echinoderm (Sclerodactyla briareus)
    C L Devlin
    Department of Biology, Penn State University, Abington College, Abington, PA 19001, USA
    Invert Neurosci 4:1-8. 1999
  8. ncbi Investigations into the bioavailability and bioaccumulation of mercury and other trace metals to the sea cucumber, Sclerodactyla briareus, using in vitro solubilization
    Kelly Margaret McAloon
    5700 Olde Mill Ct 149, Alexandria, VA 22309, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 46:1600-8. 2003

Scientific Experts

  • C L Devlin
  • Robert Peter Mason
  • Carlos A Díaz-Balzac
  • Kelly Margaret McAloon
  • JOSE E GARCIA-ARRARAS
  • Lionel D Vázquez-Figueroa
  • S P Williams
  • M F Smith
  • B D Athey
  • J P Langmore
  • D A Rankert

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Novel markers identify nervous system components of the holothurian nervous system
    Carlos A Díaz-Balzac
    Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Ullmann Room 807, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA
    Invert Neurosci 14:113-25. 2014
    ..in the nervous tissue of three other holothurian species (Holothuria mexicana, Leptosynapta clarki and Sclerodactyla briareus), thus extending our findings to the three orders of Holothuroidea...
  2. pmc Small angle x-ray scattering of chromatin. Radius and mass per unit length depend on linker length
    S P Williams
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2099
    Biophys J 59:606-18. 1991
    ..from Necturus maculosus erythrocytes (linker length 48 bp), chicken erythrocytes (linker length 64 bp), and Thyone briareus sperm (linker length 87 bp)...
  3. pmc Radial density distribution of chromatin: evidence that chromatin fibers have solid centers
    M F Smith
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109
    J Cell Biol 110:245-54. 1990
    ..Chromatin fibers isolated under physiological conditions (ionic strength, 124 mM) from Thyone briareus sperm (DNA linker length, n = 87 bp) and Necturus maculosus erythrocytes (n = 48 bp) were analyzed by ..
  4. pmc The diameters of frozen-hydrated chromatin fibers increase with DNA linker length: evidence in support of variable diameter models for chromatin
    B D Athey
    Biophysics Research Division, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2099
    J Cell Biol 111:795-806. 1990
    The diameters of chromatin fibers from Thyone briareus (sea cucumber) sperm (DNA linker length, n = 87 bp) and Necturus maculosus (mudpuppy) erythrocytes (n = 48 bp) were investigated...
  5. ncbi A non-invasive vibrating calcium-selective electrode measures acetylcholine-induced calcium flux across the sarcolemma of a smooth muscle
    C L Devlin
    Department of Biology, Penn State University Abington 19001, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 166:270-7. 1996
    ..The smooth muscle model was the longitudinal muscle of the body wall of a sea cucumber Sclerodactyla briareus. Because acetylcholine caused slow contractions of the muscle that were inhibited by Ca2+ channel blockers ..
  6. ncbi Pharmacological identification of acetylcholine receptor subtypes in echinoderm smooth muscle (Sclerodactyla briareus)
    C L Devlin
    Department of Biology, Penn State University, Abington College, Abington, PA 19001, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 125:53-64. 2000
    Contractions of an echinoderm (sp. Sclerodactyla briareus) smooth muscle, the longitudinal muscle of the body wall (LMBW), were evoked by acetylcholine (ACh) and agonists: epibatidine, muscarine and nicotine (in order of force generation: ..
  7. ncbi Gamma-aminobutyric acid modulation of acetylcholine-induced contractions of a smooth muscle from an echinoderm (Sclerodactyla briareus)
    C L Devlin
    Department of Biology, Penn State University, Abington College, Abington, PA 19001, USA
    Invert Neurosci 4:1-8. 1999
    ..Like 2-hydroxy-saclofen, bicuculline (10(-5) M) had a profound cross-desensitizing effect on the LMBW to subsequent exposures to GABA and ACh. ACh was unable to potentiate the sustained contractions induced by bicuculline...
  8. ncbi Investigations into the bioavailability and bioaccumulation of mercury and other trace metals to the sea cucumber, Sclerodactyla briareus, using in vitro solubilization
    Kelly Margaret McAloon
    5700 Olde Mill Ct 149, Alexandria, VA 22309, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 46:1600-8. 2003
    ..and bioaccumulation of mercury and other trace metals by the intestinal fluid of the sea cucumber, Sclerodactyla briareus, was investigated...