Dataset: Coral cDNA Expressed Sequences
Deployment: Medina_genomics

cDNA Expressed Sequence Tags for the corals Acropora palmate and Orbicella faveola
Principal Investigator: 
Mónica Medina (University of California-Merced, UC Merced)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Nancy Copley (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)
Current State: 
Final no updates expected
Version Date: 

This dataset includes links to NCBI accession pages for cDNA EST's for the corals Acropora palmate and Orbicella faveola (Montastraea faveolata).

Related References:

Desalvo, MK., CR. Voolstra, S. Sunagawa, JA. Schwarz, JH. Stillman, MA. Coffroth, AM. Szmant and M. Medina (2008) Differential gene expression during thermal stress and bleaching in the Caribbean coral Montastraea faveolata. Molecular Ecology, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2008.03879.x

Desalvo, MK., S. Sunagawa, PL. Fisher, CR. Voolstra, R. Iglesias-Prieto and M. Medina (2010) Coral host transcriptomic states are correlated with Symbiodinium genotypes. Molecular Ecology, 19, 1174–1186 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04534.x

DeSalvo MK., S Sunagawa, CR. Voolstra, M. Medina (2010) Transcriptomic responses to heat stress and bleaching in the elkhorn coral Acropora palmate. Mar Ecol Prog Ser, 402: 97–113, doi: 10.3354/meps08372

DeSalvo MK., A. Estrada, S. Sunagawa, M. Medina (2011) Transcriptomic responses to darkness stress point to common coral bleaching mechanisms. Coral Reefs, doi 10.1007/s00338-011-0833-4.

Schwarz JA, PB Brokstein, C Voolstra, AY Terry, DJ Miller, AM Szmant, MA Coffroth and M Medina (2008) Coral life history and symbiosis: Functional genomic resources for two reef building Caribbean corals, Acropora palmata and Montastraea faveolata. BMC Genomics, 9:97, doi:10.1186/1471-2164-9-97.

Voolstra CR., JA. Schwarz, J Schnetzer,S Sunagawa,MK. Desalvo, AM. Szmant, MA Coffroth and M Medina (2009) The host transcriptome remains unaltered during the establishment of coral–algal symbioses. Molecular Ecology, 18, 1823–1833, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2009.04167.x

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