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Tiffany Timbers

Neurogenomicist trying to unravel how we see, smell and taste the world around us

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Publications

Preprints

  1. Timbers, T.A., Garland, S.J., Mohan, S., Flibotte, S., Edgley, M., Muncaster, Q., Au, V., Li-Leger, E., Rosell, F.I., Cai, J., Rademakers, S., Jansen, G., Moerman, D.G., Leroux, M.R. (2015). Accelerating gene discovery by phenotyping whole-genome sequenced multi- mutation strains and using the sequence kernel association test (SKAT). bioRxiv doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/027540

Original Research Publications

  1. Yadav, C., Guedes, R.N.C., Matheson, S., Timbers, T.A., Yack, J.E. (2017). Invitation by vibration: recruitment to feeding shelters in social caterpillars. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology doi: 10.1007/s00265-017-2280-x

  2. Jensen, V.L., Carter, S., Sanders, A.A.W.M., Li, C., Kennedy, J., Timbers, T.A., Cai, J., Scheidel, N., Kennedy, B.N., Morin, R.D., Leroux, M.R., Blacque, O.E. (2017). Whole-Organism Developmental Expression Profiling Identifies RAB-28 as a Novel Ciliary GTPase Associated with the BBSome and Intraflagellar Transport. PLoS Genetics doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1006469

  3. Timbers, T.A., Garland, S.J., Mohan, S., Flibotte, S., Edgley, M., Muncaster, Q., Au, V., Li-Leger, E., Rosell, F.I., Cai, J., Rademakers, S., Jansen, G., Moerman, D.G., Leroux, M.R. (2016). Accelerating Gene Discovery by Phenotyping Whole-Genome Sequenced Multi-mutation Strains and Using the Sequence Kernel Association Test (SKAT). PLoS Genetics doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1006235

  4. Mohan, S., Timbers, T.A., Kennedy, J., Blacque, O., and Leroux, M.R. (2013). Striated and non-filamentous forms of rootletin maintain ciliary function. Current Biology 23(20):2016-22.

  5. Li, C.1, Timbers, T.A.1, Rose, J.K., Bozorgmehr, T, McEwan, A., and Rankin, C.H. (2013). The FMRFamide-related neuropeptide FLP-20 is required in the mechanosensory neurons during memory for massed training in C. elegans. Learning & Memory 20(2):103-108. 1 authors contributed equally

  6. Lau, H.L., Timbers, T.A., Mahoumad, R., and Rankin, C.H. (2013). Genetic dissection of memory for associative and non-associative learning in C. elegans. Genes, Brain and Behavior 12(2):210-23.

  7. Timbers, T.A.1, Giles, A.C.1, Ardiel, E. L., Kerr, R. and Rankin, C. H. (2013). Intensity discrimination deficits cause habituation changes in middle-aged Caenorhabditis elegans. Neurobiology of Aging 34(2): 621-631. 1 authors contributed equally

  8. Timbers, T.A. and Rankin, C.H. (2011). Tap withdrawal circuit interneurons require CREB for long-term habituation in Caenorhabditis elegans. Behavioral Neuroscience 125(4): 560-566.

  9. Yack, J. E., Timbers, T. A., Conner, W. E., Aiello, A. and Schroeder, F. C. (2004). Defensive flocculent emissions in a Tiger moth, Homoeocera stictosoma (Arctiidae:Arctiinae). Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 58(3): 173-177.

Published Book Chapters

  1. Timbers, T.A., Frame, A., Rankin, C.H. (2016 - In Press). Learning and memory in invertebrates: C. elegans. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology, Elsevier.

  2. Timbers, T.A. and Rankin, C.H. (2008). Learning and memory in invertebrates: C. elegans. In: Squire, L., Albright, T., Bloom, F., Gage, F and Spitzer, N. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, Volume 5, pp. 413-421. Oxford: Elsevier.

  3. Timbers, T.A., Rankin, C.H. (2008). Caenorhabditis elegans as a model system in which to study the fundamentals of learning and memory. In Guadagnoli, M. (ed.) Human Learning: Biology, Brain and Neuroscience. pp. 227-242. Oxford: Elsevier.