Journal articles

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  5. Tang, S., Peel, E., Belov, K., Hogg, C.J. and Farquharson, K.A., (2024). Multi-omics resources for the Australian southern stuttering frog (Mixophyes australis) reveal assorted antimicrobial peptides. Scientific Reports, 14(1), p.3991. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-024-54522-x
  6. Schraven, A.L., Hogg, C.J. and Grueber, C.E., (2024). Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii) gene flow and source-sink dynamics. Global Ecology and Conservation, 52, p.e02960. DOI: 10.1016/j.gecco.2024.e02960
  7. Baker, D.N. et al., (2024). A chromosome-level genome assembly for the dugong (Dugong dugon). Journal of Heredity, p.esae003. DOI:10.1093/jhered/esae003
  1. Hogg, C.J. Translating genomic advances into biodiversity conservation. Nat Rev Genet (2023). doi: 10.1038/s41576-023-00671-0
  2. Lu, A. T., et al. (2023). Universal DNA methylation age across mammalian tissues. Nature Aging. doi: 10.1038/s43587-023-00462-6
  3. Haghani, A., et al. (2023). DNA methylation networks underlying mammalian traits. Science, 381(6658), eabq5693. doi: 10.1126/science.abq5693
  4. Pierson, J. C., et al. (2023). Adaptive Genetic Management of a Reintroduction Program from Captive Breeding to Metapopulation Management of an Arboreal Marsupial. Diversity, 15(7), 848. doi: 1424-2818/15/7/848
  5. Farquharson, K., McLennan, E., Belov, K., & Hogg, C. (2023). The genome sequence of the critically endangered Kroombit tinkerfrog (Taudactylus pleione). F1000Research, 12(845). doi: 10.12688/f1000research.138571.1
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  7. Smith, D. et al. (2023). Extinct in the wild: The precarious state of Earth’s most threatened group of species. Science, 379, eadd2889. doi: 10.1126/science.add2889
  8. Dodge, T. O., et al. (2023). Genomes of two Extinct‐in‐the‐Wild reptiles from Christmas Island reveal distinct evolutionary histories and conservation insights. Molecular Ecology Resources. doi:10.1111/1755-0998.13780
  9. Stojanovic, D., et al.  (2023). Conservation management in the context of unidentified and unmitigated threatening processes. Biodiversity and Conservation, 1-17. doi: 10.1007/s10531-023-02568-0
  10. Hogg, C. J., et al. (2023). Koala Genome Survey: An Open Data Resource to Improve Conservation Planning. Genes, 14(3), 546.  doi: 10.3390/genes14030546
  11. Dalrymple, S.E., et al. (2023). Addressing Threats and Ecosystem Intactness to Enable Action for Extinct in the Wild Species. Diversity 15, 268.
  12. Stojanovic, D., et al. (2023). Reproductive skew in a Vulnerable bird favors breeders that monopolize nest cavities. Animal Conservation. doi: 10.1111/acv.12855
  1. Pritchard, R. A., et al. (2022). Identifying cost‐effective recovery actions for a critically endangered species. Conservation Science and Practice, 4(1), e546. doi: 10.1111/csp2.546
  2. Hogg, C. J., & Belov, K. (2022). Reply to DeWoody et al.: Inequitable access to affordable sequencing limits the benefits from population genomic insights. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 119(40), e2211129119. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2211129119
  3. Peel, E., et al. (2022). Best genome sequencing strategies for annotation of complex immune gene families in wildlife. GigaScience, 11. doi: 10.1093/gigascience/giac100
  4. McLennan, E. A., et al.  (2022). DNA metabarcoding reveals a broad dietary range for Tasmanian devils introduced to a naive ecosystem. Ecology and Evolution, 12(5), e8936. doi: 10.1002/ece3.8936
  5. Farquharson, K. A., et al.  (2022). Restoring faith in conservation action: Maintaining wild genetic diversity through the Tasmanian devil insurance program. Iscience, 25(7), 104474. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2022.104474
  6. Lott, M. J., et al. (2022). Future‐proofing the koala: Synergising genomic and environmental data for effective species management. Molecular Ecology, 31(11), 3035-3055. doi: 10.1111/mec.16446
  7. Silver, L. W., et al. (2022). A targeted approach to investigating immune genes of an iconic Australian marsupial. Molecular Ecology, 31(12), 3286-3303. doi: 10.1111/mec.16493
  8. Stojanovic, D. et al. (2022) Effects of non-random juvenile mortality on small, inbred populations. Biological Conservation 268, 109504 doi: 10.1111/acv.12855
  9. Peel, E. et al. (2022) Genome assembly of the numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus), the only termitivorous marsupial. Gigabyte 2022, 1-17 doi: 10.1101/2022.02.13.480287
  10. McLennan, E.A. et al. (2022) How much is enough? Sampling intensity influences estimates of reproductive variance in an introduced population. Ecological Applications 32, e02462. doi: 10.1002/eap.2462
  11. Lewin, H.A. et al. (2022) The Earth BioGenome Project 2020: Starting the Clock. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences doi: 10.1073/pnas.2115635118
  12. Horvath, S. et al. (2022) Epigenetic clock and methylation studies in marsupials: opossums, Tasmanian devils, kangaroos, and wallabies. GeroScience. doi: 10.1007/s11357-022-00569-5
  13. Hogg, C.J. et al. (2022) Threatened Species Initiative: Empowering conservation action using genomic resources. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119, e2115643118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2115643118
  14. Galla, S.J. et al. (2022) The relevance of pedigrees in the conservation genomics era. Molecular Ecology 31, 41-54. 10.1111/mec.16192 doi: 10.1111/mec.16192
  15. Feng, S. et al. (2022) Incomplete lineage sorting and phenotypic evolution in marsupials. Cell. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2022.03.034
  16. Bessell, T.J. et al. (2022) Prioritising conservation actions for extremely data-poor species: A risk assessment for one of the world’s rarest marine fishes. Biological Conservation 268, 109501 doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2022.109501
  1. Zhou, Y. et al. (2021) Platypus and echidna genomes reveal mammalian biology and evolution. Nature. doi: 10.1038/s41586-020-03039-0
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  3. Wright, B.R. et al. (2021) Assessing evolutionary processes over time in a conservation breeding program: a combined approach using molecular data, simulations and pedigree analysis. Biodiversity and Conservation, 1-19 doi: 10.1007/s10531-021-02128-4
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  5. Stojanovic, D. et al. (2021) Differences in wing shape of captive, critically endangered, migratory orange-bellied parrots Neophema chrysogaster relative to wild conspecifics. Emu-Austral Ornithology, 1-9 doi: 10.1080/01584197.2021.1872389
  6. Silver, L.W. et al. (2021) Genomics for conservation: a case study of behavioral genes in the Tasmanian devil. Conservation Genetics. doi: 10.1007/s10592-021-01354-1
  7. Peel, E. et al. (2021) A reference genome for the critically endangered woylie, Bettongia penicillata ogilbyi. GigaByte 35. doi: 10.1101/2021.12.07.471656
  8. Peel, E. et al. (2021) Annotation of immune genes in the extinct thylacine (Thylacinus cynocephalus). Immunogenetics, 1-13 doi: 10.1007/s00251-020-01197-z
  9. Peel, E. et al. (2021) Koala cathelicidin PhciCath5 has antimicrobial activity, including against Chlamydia pecorum. PLOS ONE 16, e0249658. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249658
  10. Lu, A.T. et al. (2021) Universal DNA methylation age across mammalian tissues. bioRxiv, doi: 10.1101/2021.01.18.426733
  11. Hogg, C.J. et al. (2021) Using phylogenetics to explore interspecies genetic rescue options for a critically endangered parrot. Conservation Science and Practice, e483 doi: 10.1111/csp2.483
  12. Grueber, C.E. et al. (2021) First evidence of deviation from Mendelian proportions in a conservation programme. Molecular Ecology 30, 3703-3715 doi: 10.1111/mec.16004
  13. Glassock, G.L. et al. (2021) Reducing the Extinction Risk of Populations Threatened by Infectious Diseases. Diversity 13, 63. doi: 10.3390/d13020063
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  16. Cheng, Y. et al. (2021) Improved high‐throughput MHC typing for non‐model species using long‐read sequencing. Molecular Ecology Resources 22 (3), 862-876. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.13511
  17. Brandies, P.A. et al. (2021) Characterization of reproductive gene diversity in the endangered Tasmanian devil. Molecular Ecology Resources 21, 721-732. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.13295
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  9. Lott, M. et al. (2020) Genetic management of captive and reintroduced bilby populations. Journal of Wildlife Management 84, 20-32
  10. Hogg, C.J. et al. (2020) Protect the Antarctic Peninsula – before it’s too late. Nature 586, 496-499
  11. Hogg, C. et al. (2020) Preserving the demographic and genetic integrity of a single source population during multiple translocations. Biological Conservation 241, 108318. 10.1016/j.biocon.2019.108318
  12. Grueber, C.E. et al. (2020) Genetic analysis of scat samples to inform conservation of the Tasmanian devil. Australian Zoologist 40, 492-504
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  1. Young, L.J. et al. (2019) Molecular characterisation of Interleukin-2 in two Australian marsupials (the tammar wallaby, Notamacropus eugenii, and the Tasmanian devil, Sarcophilus harrisii) facilitates the development of marsupial-specific immunological reagents. Australian Mammalogy 41, 39-48. 10.1071/AM17027
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  1. Russell, T. et al. (2018) MHC diversity and female age underpin reproductive success in an Australian icon; the Tasmanian Devil. Scientific Reports 8, 4175. 10.1038/s41598-018-20934-9
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