Steven Roberts

Associate Professor
University of Washington
Associate Professor; School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington


  • Genomic resource development for shellfish of conservation concern DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12052
  • Characterization of genes involved in ceramide metabolism in the Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) DOI: 10.1186/1756-0500-5-502
  • Characterizing short read sequencing for gene discovery and RNA-Seq analysis in Crassostrea gigas DOI: 10.1016/j.cbd.2011.12.003
  • Characterizing the effects of heavy metal and vibrio exposure on Hsp70 expression in crassostrea gigas Gill Tissue DOI: 10.2983/035.031.0305
  • Development of genomic resources for pacific herring through targeted transcriptome pyrosequencing DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030908
  • DNA methylation as a mechanism to increase adaptive potential in invertebrates DOI: 10.6084/M9.FIGSHARE.97107
  • Elevated pCO 2 causes developmental delay in early larval Pacific oysters, Crassostrea gigas DOI: 10.1007/s00227-012-2055-x
  • Friend or foe: The association of Labyrinthulomycetes with the Caribbean sea fan Gorgonia ventalina DOI: 0.3354/dao02487
  • Immune response and mechanical stress susceptibility in diseased oysters, Crassostrea virginica DOI: 10.1007/s00360-011-0605-z
  • Is there a relationship between DNA methylation and phenotypic plasticity in invertebrates? DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2011.00116
  • Rank and Order: Evaluating the Performance of SNPs for Individual Assignment in a Non-Model Organism DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0049018
  • Rna-seq reveals an integrated immune response in nucleated erythrocytes DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026998
  • Single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) discovery and applications of SNP genotyping in nonmodel organisms DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2010.02979.x
  • Transcriptome sequencing and high-resolution melt analysis advance single nucleotide polymorphism discovery in duplicated salmonids DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2010.02936.x
  • A genetic basis for the phenotypic differentiation between siscowet and lean lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2009.04481.x
  • DNA methylation patterns provide insight into epigenetic regulation in the Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-11-483
  • Evidence for distributed light sensing in the skin of cuttlefish, Sepia officinalis DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2010.0223
  • Analysis of genes isolated from plated hemocytes of the Pacific oyster, Crassostreas gigas DOI: 10.1007/s10126-008-9117-6
  • Development and validation of a real-time quantitative PCR assay for the detection and quantification of perkinsus marinus in the eastern oyster, crassostrea virginica DOI: 10.2983/035.028.0306
  • Rapid accumulation of an interleukin 17 homolog transcript in Crassostrea gigas hemocytes following bacterial exposure DOI: 10.1016/j.dci.2008.02.006
  • A proposed nomenclature consensus for the myostatin gene family DOI: 10.1152/ajpendo.00395.2006
  • Characteristics of marine aggregates in shallow-water ecosystems: Implications for disease ecology DOI: 10.1007/s10393-007-0134-0
  • Characterization of new SSR-EST markers in cod, Gadus morhua DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-8286.2007.01731.x
  • Characterization of SSRs from the American lobster, Homarus americanus: Primer note DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-8286.2006.01597.x
  • Development of a real time quantitative PCR assay for the hard clam pathogen Quahog Parasite Unknown (QPX)
  • Characterization of EST derived SSRs from the bay scallop, Argopecten irradians DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-8286.2005.00996.x
  • Lack of growth enhancement by exogenous growth hormone treatment in yellow perch (Perca flavescens) in four separate experiments DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2005.03.019
  • The isolation, characterization, and expression of a novel GDF11 gene and a second myostatin form in zebrafish, Danio rerio DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpc.2005.03.004
  • Acute neurosteroid modulation and subunit isolation of the γ-aminobutyric acidA receptor in the bullfrog, Rana catesbeiana DOI: 10.1677/jme.0.0320921
  • Characterization of a myostatin-like gene from the bay scallop, Argopecten irradians DOI: 10.1016/j.bbaexp.2004.06.005
  • Growth hormone differentially regulates muscle myostatin1 and -2 and increases circulating cortisol in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2004.05.001
  • Production of a recombinantly derived growth hormone antibody and the characterization of growth hormone levels in yellow perch DOI: 10.1016/S0044-8486(03)00456-3
  • Transgenic salmon overexpressing growth hormone exhibit decreased myostatin transcript and protein expression DOI: 10.1242/jeb.01210
  • Expressed sequence tag analysis of genes expressed in the bay scallop, Argopecten irradians.
  • Myostatin protein and RNA transcript levels in adult and developing brook trout DOI: 10.1016/j.mce.2003.09.002
  • Differential skeletal muscle expression of myostatin across teleost species, and the isolation of multiple myostatin isoforms DOI: 10.1016/S0014-5793(01)02196-2
  • Cloning and characterization of prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase-1 and -2 from the brook trout ovary DOI: 10.1016/S0303-7207(99)00252-X
  • Annual reproductive cycle of the common snook: Endocrine correlates of maturation
  • The upregulation of messenger ribonucleic acids during 17α,20β- dihydroxy-4-pregnen-3-one-induced ovulation in the perch ovary DOI: 10.1677/jme.0.0230137

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