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Mihaela Pavlicev

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Grunstra, Nicole D S; Zachos, Frank E; Herdina, Anna Nele; Fischer, Barbara; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Mitteroecker, Philipp 2019. Humans as inverted bats: A comparative approach to the obstetric conundrum. American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council, , e23227

Hansen, Thomas F; Solvin, Thomas M; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2019. Predicting evolutionary potential: A numerical test of evolvability measures. Evolution; international journal of organic evolution, ,

Rytkönen, Kalle T; Erkenbrack, Eric M; Poutanen, Matti; Elo, Laura L; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Wagner, Günter P 2019. Decidualization of Human Endometrial Stromal Fibroblasts is a Multiphasic Process Involving Distinct Transcriptional Programs. Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.), 26 3, 323-336

Dunn-Fletcher, Caitlin E; Muglia, Lisa M; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Wolf, Gernot; Sun, Ming-An; Hu, Yueh-Chiang; Huffman, Elizabeth; Tumukuntala, Shivani; Thiele, Katri; Mukherjee, Amrita; Zoubovsky, Sandra; Zhang, Xuzhe; Swaggart, Kayleigh A; Lamm, Katherine Y Bezold; Jones, Helen; Macfarlan, Todd S; Muglia, Louis J 2018. Anthropoid primate-specific retroviral element THE1B controls expression of CRH in placenta and alters gestation length. PLoS biology, 16 9, e2006337

Kennedy, James; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2018. Female orgasm and the emergence of prosocial empathy: An evo-devo perspective. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 330 2, 66-75

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Norwitz, Errol R 2018. Human Parturition: Nothing More Than a Delayed Menstruation. Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.), 25 2, 166-173

Mitteroecker, Philipp; Huttegger, Simon M; Fischer, Barbara; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2017. Reply to Grossman: The role of natural selection for the increase of Caesarean section rates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114 8, E1305

Mitteroecker, Philipp; Windhager, Sonja; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2017. Cliff-edge model predicts intergenerational predisposition to dystocia and Caesarean delivery. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114 44, 11669-11672

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Wagner, Günter P; Chavan, Arun Rajendra; Owens, Kathryn; Maziarz, Jamie; Dunn-Fletcher, Caitlin; Kallapur, Suhas G; Muglia, Louis; Jones, Helen 2017. Single-cell transcriptomics of the human placenta: inferring the cell communication network of the maternal-fetal interface. Genome research, 27 3, 349-361

Simonti, Corinne N; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Capra, John A 2017. Transposable Element Exaptation into Regulatory Regions Is Rare, Influenced by Evolutionary Age, and Subject to Pleiotropic Constraints. Molecular biology and evolution, 34 11, 2856-2869

Wagner, Günter P; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2017. Origin, Function, and Effects of Female Orgasm: All Three are Different. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 328 4, 299-303

Zhang, Ge; Feenstra, Bjarke; Bacelis, Jonas; Liu, Xueping; Muglia, Lisa M; Juodakis, Julius; Miller, Daniel E; Litterman, Nadia; Jiang, Pan-Pan; Russell, Laura; Hinds, David A; Hu, Youna; Weirauch, Matthew T; Chen, Xiaoting; Chavan, Arun R; Wagner, Günter P; Pavli?ev, Mihaela; Nnamani, Mauris C; Maziarz, Jamie; Karjalainen, Minna K; Rämet, Mika; Sengpiel, Verena; Geller, Frank; Boyd, Heather A; Palotie, Aarno; Momany, Allison; Bedell, Bruce; Ryckman, Kelli K; Huusko, Johanna M; Forney, Carmy R; Kottyan, Leah C; Hallman, Mikko; Teramo, Kari; Nohr, Ellen A; Davey Smith, George; Melbye, Mads; Jacobsson, Bo; Muglia, Louis J 2017. Genetic Associations with Gestational Duration and Spontaneous Preterm Birth. The New England journal of medicine, 377 12, 1156-1167

Arendt, Detlev; Musser, Jacob M; Baker, Clare V H; Bergman, Aviv; Cepko, Connie; Erwin, Douglas H; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Schlosser, Gerhard; Widder, Stefanie; Laubichler, Manfred D; Wagner, Günter P 2016. The origin and evolution of cell types. Nature reviews. Genetics, 17 12, 744-757

Eidem, Haley R; Rinker, David C; Ackerman, William E; Buhimschi, Irina A; Buhimschi, Catalin S; Dunn-Fletcher, Caitlin; Kallapur, Suhas G; Pavli?ev, Mihaela; Muglia, Louis J; Abbot, Patrick; Rokas, Antonis 2016. Comparing human and macaque placental transcriptomes to disentangle preterm birth pathology from gestational age effects. Placenta, 41 , 74-82

Kin, Koryu; Maziarz, Jamie; Chavan, Arun R; Kamat, Manasi; Vasudevan, Sreelakshmi; Birt, Alyssa; Emera, Deena; Lynch, Vincent J; Ott, Troy L; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Wagner, Günter P 2016. The Transcriptomic Evolution of Mammalian Pregnancy: Gene Expression Innovations in Endometrial Stromal Fibroblasts. Genome biology and evolution, 8 8, 2459-73

Mitteroecker, Philipp; Cheverud, James M; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2016. Multivariate Analysis of Genotype-Phenotype Association. Genetics, 202 4, 1345-63

Mitteroecker, Philipp; Huttegger, Simon M; Fischer, Barbara; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2016. Cliff-edge model of obstetric selection in humans. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113 51, 14680-14685

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Mitteroecker, Philipp; Gonzalez, Paula M; Rolian, Campbell; Jamniczky, Heather; Villena, Fernando Pardo-Manuel; Marcucio, Ralph; Spritz, Richard; Hallgrimsson, Benedikt 2016. Development Shapes a Consistent Inbreeding Effect in Mouse Crania of Different Line Crosses. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 326 8, 474-488

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Wagner, Günter 2016. The Evolutionary Origin of Female Orgasm. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 326 6, 326-337

Wagner, Günter P; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2016. What the Evolution of Female Orgasm Teaches Us. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 326 6, 325

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Hiratsuka, Kaori; Swaggart, Kayleigh A; Dunn, Caitlin; Muglia, Louis 2015. Detecting endogenous retrovirus-driven tissue-specific gene transcription. Genome biology and evolution, 7 4, 1082-97

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Widder, Stefanie 2015. Wiring for independence: positive feedback motifs facilitate individuation of traits in development and evolution. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 324 2, 104-13

Swaggart, Kayleigh A; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Muglia, Louis J 2015. Genomics of preterm birth. Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in medicine, 5 2, a023127

Wagner, Günter P; Kin, Koryu; Muglia, Louis; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2014. Evolution of mammalian pregnancy and the origin of the decidual stromal cell. The International journal of developmental biology, 58 2-4, 117-26

Watson, Richard A; Wagner, Günter P; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Weinreich, Daniel M; Mills, Rob 2014. The evolution of phenotypic correlations and "developmental memory". Evolution; international journal of organic evolution, 68 4, 1124-38

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Wagner, Günter P; Noonan, James P; Hallgrímsson, Benedikt; Cheverud, James M 2013. Genomic correlates of relationship QTL involved in fore- versus hind limb divergence in mice. Genome biology and evolution, 5 10, 1926-36

Pélabon, Christophe; Bolstad, Geir H; Egset, Camilla K; Cheverud, James M; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Rosenqvist, Gunilla 2013. On the relationship between ontogenetic and static allometry. The American naturalist, 181 2, 195-212

Carson, E Ann; Kenney-Hunt, Jane P; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Bouckaert, Kristine A; Chinn, Alex J; Silva, Matthew J; Cheverud, James M 2012. Weak genetic relationship between trabecular bone morphology and obesity in mice. Bone, 51 1, 46-53

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Wagner, Günter P 2012. A model of developmental evolution: selection, pleiotropy and compensation. Trends in ecology & evolution, 27 6, 316-22

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Cheverud, James M; Wagner, Günter P 2011. Evolution of adaptive phenotypic variation patterns by direct selection for evolvability. Proceedings. Biological sciences, 278 1713, 1903-12

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Norgard, Elizabeth A; Fawcett, Gloria L; Cheverud, James M 2011. Evolution of pleiotropy: epistatic interaction pattern supports a mechanistic model underlying variation in genotype-phenotype map. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 316 5, 371-85

Cheverud, James M; Fawcett, Gloria L; Jarvis, Joseph P; Norgard, Elizabeth A; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Pletscher, L Susan; Polonsky, Kenneth S; Ye, Honggang; Bell, Graeme I; Semenkovich, Clay F 2010. Calpain-10 is a component of the obesity-related quantitative trait locus Adip1. Journal of lipid research, 51 5, 907-13

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Le Rouzic, Arnaud; Cheverud, James M; Wagner, Günter P; Hansen, Thomas F 2010. Directionality of epistasis in a murine intercross population. Genetics, 185 4, 1489-505

Cadahía, Luis; Pinsker, Wilhelm; Negro, Juan José; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Urios, Vicente; Haring, Elisabeth 2009. Repeated sequence homogenization between the control and pseudo-control regions in the mitochondrial genomes of the subfamily Aquilinae. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 312B 3, 171-85

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Mayer, Werner 2009. Fast radiation of the subfamily Lacertinae (Reptilia: Lacertidae): history or methodical artefact? Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, 52 3, 727-34

Norgard, Elizabeth A; Roseman, Charles C; Fawcett, Gloria L; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Morgan, Clinton D; Pletscher, L Susan; Wang, Bing; Cheverud, James M 2008. Identification of quantitative trait loci affecting murine long bone length in a two-generation intercross of LG/J and SM/J Mice. Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, 23 6, 887-95

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Kenney-Hunt, Jane P; Norgard, Elizabeth A; Roseman, Charles C; Wolf, Jason B; Cheverud, James M 2008. Genetic variation in pleiotropy: differential epistasis as a source of variation in the allometric relationship between long bone lengths and body weight. Evolution; international journal of organic evolution, 62 1, 199-213

Wagner, Günter P; Kenney-Hunt, Jane P; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Peck, Joel R; Waxman, David; Cheverud, James M 2008. Pleiotropic scaling of gene effects and the 'cost of complexity'. Nature, 452 7186, 470-2

Mayer, Werner; Pavlicev, Mihaela 2007. The phylogeny of the family Lacertidae (Reptilia) based on nuclear DNA sequences: convergent adaptations to arid habitats within the subfamily Eremiainae. Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, 44 3, 1155-63

Wagner, Günter P; Pavlicev, Mihaela; Cheverud, James M 2007. The road to modularity. Nature reviews. Genetics, 8 12, 921-31

Pavlicev, Mihaela; Mayer, Werner 2006. Multiple copies of coding as well as pseudogene c-mos sequence exist in three lacertid species. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 306 6, 539-50