Janis Weeks - Publications

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University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, United States 

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Year Citation  Score
2021 Hahnel SR, Roberts WM, Heisler I, Kulke D, Weeks JC. Comparison of electrophysiological and motility assays to study anthelmintic effects in Caenorhabditis elegans. International Journal For Parasitology. Drugs and Drug Resistance. 16: 174-187. PMID 34252686 DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpddr.2021.05.005  0.52
2020 Choi R, Michaels SA, Onu EC, Hulverson MA, Saha A, Coker ME, Weeks JC, Van Voorhis WC, Ojo KK. Taming the Boys for Global Good: Contraceptive Strategy to Stop Malaria Transmission. Molecules (Basel, Switzerland). 25. PMID 32560085 DOI: 10.3390/molecules25122773  0.01
2018 Weeks JC, Robinson KJ, Lockery SR, Roberts WM. Anthelmintic drug actions in resistant and susceptible C. elegans revealed by electrophysiological recordings in a multichannel microfluidic device. International Journal For Parasitology. Drugs and Drug Resistance. 8: 607-628. PMID 30503202 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ijpddr.2018.10.003  0.52
2018 Weeks JC, Roberts WM, Leasure C, Suzuki BM, Robinson KJ, Currey H, Wangchuk P, Eichenberger RM, Saxton AD, Bird TD, Kraemer BC, Loukas A, Hawdon JM, Caffrey CR, Liachko NF. Sertraline, Paroxetine, and Chlorpromazine Are Rapidly Acting Anthelmintic Drugs Capable of Clinical Repurposing. Scientific Reports. 8: 975. PMID 29343694 DOI: 10.1038/S41598-017-18457-W  0.52
2016 Weeks JC, Robinson KJ, Wanjeri B, Copenhaver PF, Roberts WM. Microfluidic EPG recordings show striking pharyngeal pumping phenotype in a Alzheimer's disease model. Micropublication. Biology. 2016. PMID 32550340 DOI: 10.17912/W2WC7M  0.52
2016 Weeks JC, Roberts WM, Robinson KJ, Keaney M, Vermeire JJ, Urban JF, Lockery SR, Hawdon JM. Microfluidic platform for electrophysiological recordings from host-stage hookworm and Ascaris suum larvae: A new tool for anthelmintic research. International Journal For Parasitology. Drugs and Drug Resistance. PMID 27751868 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ijpddr.2016.08.001  0.52
2012 Lockery SR, Hulme SE, Roberts WM, Robinson KJ, Laromaine A, Lindsay TH, Whitesides GM, Weeks JC. A microfluidic device for whole-animal drug screening using electrophysiological measures in the nematode C. elegans. Lab On a Chip. 12: 2211-20. PMID 22588281 DOI: 10.1039/C2Lc00001F  1
2011 Winbush A, Weeks JC. Steroid-triggered, cell-autonomous death of a Drosophila motoneuron during metamorphosis. Neural Development. 6: 15. PMID 21521537 DOI: 10.1186/1749-8104-6-15  1
2005 Hazelett DJ, Weeks JC. Segment-specific muscle degeneration is triggered directly by a steroid hormone during insect metamorphosis. Journal of Neurobiology. 62: 164-77. PMID 15452849 DOI: 10.1002/neu.20077  1
2003 Weeks JC. Thinking globally, acting locally: steroid hormone regulation of the dendritic architecture, synaptic connectivity and death of an individual neuron. Progress in Neurobiology. 70: 421-42. PMID 14511700 DOI: 10.1016/S0301-0082(03)00102-3  1
2003 Gray JR, Weeks JC. Steroid-induced dendritic regression reduces anatomical contacts between neurons during synaptic weakening and the developmental loss of a behavior. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 23: 1406-15. PMID 12598629  1
2003 Kinch G, Hoffman KL, Rodrigues EM, Zee MC, Weeks JC. Steroid-triggered programmed cell death of a motoneuron is autophagic and involves structural changes in mitochondria. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 457: 384-403. PMID 12561078 DOI: 10.1002/Cne.10563  1
2001 Wiel DE, Wood ER, Weeks JC. Habituation of the proleg withdrawal reflex in Manduca sexta does not involve changes in motoneuron properties or depression at the sensorimotor synapse. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 76: 57-80. PMID 11525253 DOI: 10.1006/nlme.2000.3982  1
2001 Zee MC, Weeks JC. Developmental change in the steroid hormone signal for cell-autonomous, segment-specific programmed cell death of a motoneuron. Developmental Biology. 235: 45-61. PMID 11412026 DOI: 10.1006/Dbio.2001.0273  1
2001 Hoffman KL, Weeks JC. Role of caspases and mitochondria in the steroid-induced programmed cell death of a motoneuron during metamorphosis. Developmental Biology. 229: 517-36. PMID 11203705 DOI: 10.1006/dbio.2000.9987  1
2000 Novicki A, Weeks JC. Developmental attenuation of Manduca pre-ecdysis behavior involves neural changes upstream of motoneurons and relay interneurons Journal of Comparative Physiology - a Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 186: 69-79. PMID 10659044 DOI: 10.1007/s003590050008  1
1999 Weeks JC. Steroid hormones, dendritic remodeling and neuronal death: Insights from insect metamorphosis Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 54: 51-60. PMID 10516404 DOI: 10.1159/000006611  1
1998 Sandstrom DJ, Weeks JC. Segment-specific retention of a larval neuromuscular system and its role in a new, rhythmic, pupal motor pattern in Manduca sexta Journal of Comparative Physiology - a Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 183: 283-302. PMID 9763701 DOI: 10.1007/s003590050256  1
1998 Hoffman KL, Weeks JC. Programmed cell death of an identified motoneuron in vitro: temporal requirements for steroid exposure and protein synthesis. Journal of Neurobiology. 35: 300-22. PMID 9622013 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(19980605)35:3<300::AID-NEU7>3.0.CO;2-2  1
1997 Weeks JC, Jacobs GA, Pierce JT, Sandstrom DJ, Streichert LC, Trimmer BA, Wiel DE, Wood ER. Neural mechanisms of behavioral plasticity: metamorphosis and learning in Manduca sexta. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 50: 69-80. PMID 9217994 DOI: 10.1159/000113356  1
1997 Wood ER, Wiel DE, Weeks JC. Neural correlates of habituation of the proleg withdrawal reflex in larvae of the hawk moth, Manduca sexta. Journal of Comparative Physiology. a, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 180: 639-57. PMID 9190046 DOI: 10.1007/s003590050080  1
1997 Streichert LC, Pierce JT, Nelson JA, Weeks JC. Steroid hormones act directly to trigger segment-specific programmed cell death of identified motoneurons in vitro. Developmental Biology. 183: 95-107. PMID 9119119 DOI: 10.1006/dbio.1996.8467  1
1996 Lubischer JL, Weeks JC. Target muscles and sensory afferents do not influence steroid-regulated, segment-specific death of identified motoneurons in Manduca sexta Journal of Neurobiology. 31: 449-460. PMID 8951103 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(199612)31:4<449::AID-NEU5>3.0.CO;2-9  1
1996 Levine RB, Weeks JC. Cell culture approaches to understanding the actions of steroid hormones on the insect nervous system. Developmental Neuroscience. 18: 73-86. PMID 8840087 DOI: 10.1159/000111397  1
1996 Weeks JC, Wood ER. Short- and long-term modification of reflex function during learning and metamorphosis in Manduca. The Biological Bulletin. 191: 62-9. PMID 8776842 DOI: 10.2307/1543063  1
1995 Weeks JC, Levine RB. Steroid hormone effects on neurons subserving behavior. Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 5: 809-15. PMID 8805414 DOI: 10.1016/0959-4388(95)80110-3  1
1995 Novicki A, Weeks JC. A single pair of interneurons controls motor neuron activity during pre-ecdysis compression behavior in larval Manduca sexta Journal of Comparative Physiology A. 176: 45-54. PMID 7823308 DOI: 10.1007/BF00197751  1
1994 Weeks JC, Davidson SK. Influence of interganglionic interactions on steroid-mediated dendritic reorganization and death of proleg motor neurons during metamorphosis in Manduca sexta. Journal of Neurobiology. 25: 535-54. PMID 8071659 DOI: 10.1002/neu.480250507  1
1993 Weeks JC, Davidson SK, Debu BH. Effects of a protein synthesis inhibitor on the hormonally mediated regression and death of motoneurons in the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta. Journal of Neurobiology. 24: 125-40. PMID 8419521 DOI: 10.1002/neu.480240110  1
1993 Novicki A, Weeks JC. Organization of the larval pre-ecdysis motor pattern in the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta Journal of Comparative Physiology A. 173: 151-162. PMID 8410740 DOI: 10.1007/BF00192974  1
1993 Trimmer BA, Weeks JC. Muscarinic acetylcholine receptors modulate the excitability of an identified insect motoneuron. Journal of Neurophysiology. 69: 1821-36. PMID 7688797 DOI: 10.1152/JN.1993.69.6.1821  1
1992 Weeks JC, Roberts WM, Trimble DL. Hormonal regulation and segmental specificity of motoneuron phenotype during metamorphosis of the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta. Developmental Biology. 149: 185-96. PMID 1728589 DOI: 10.1016/0012-1606(92)90275-L  1
1991 Trimmer BA, Weeks JC. Activity-dependent induction of facilitation, depression, and post-tetanic potentiation at an insect central synapse. Journal of Comparative Physiology. a, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 168: 27-43. PMID 2033567 DOI: 10.1007/BF00217101  1
1991 Sandstrom DJ, Weeks JC. Reidentification of larval interneurons in the pupal stage of the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta Journal of Comparative Neurology. 308: 311-327. PMID 1890241 DOI: 10.1002/CNE.903080213  1
1991 Miles CI, Weeks JC. Developmental attenuation of the pre-ecdysis motor pattern in the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta Journal of Comparative Physiology A. 168: 179-190. PMID 1669740 DOI: 10.1007/BF00218410  1
1991 Levine RB, Fahrbach SE, Weeks JC. Steroid hormones and the reorganization of the nervous system during insect metamorphosis Seminars in Neuroscience. 3: 437-447. DOI: 10.1016/1044-5765(91)90053-Q  1
1991 Weeks JC. Introduction: Steroid actions on neurons and behavior Seminars in Neuroscience. 3: 435-436. DOI: 10.1016/1044-5765(91)90052-P  1
1990 Levine RB, Weeks JC. Hormonally mediated changes in simple reflex circuits during metamorphosis in Manduca. Journal of Neurobiology. 21: 1022-36. PMID 2258719 DOI: 10.1002/neu.480210708  1
1990 Weeks JC, Levine RB. Postembryonic neuronal plasticity and its hormonal control during insect metamorphosis. Annual Review of Neuroscience. 13: 183-94. PMID 2183673 DOI: 10.1146/annurev.ne.13.030190.001151  1
1989 Weeks JC, Ernst-Utzschneider K. Respecification of larval proleg motoneurons during metamorphosis of the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta: segmental dependence and hormonal regulation Journal of Neurobiology. 20: 569-592. PMID 2760610 DOI: 10.1002/NEU.480200605  1
1989 Weeks JC, Jacobs GA, Miles CI. Hormonally mediated modifications of neuronal structure, synaptic connectivity, and behavior during metamorphosis of the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta Integrative and Comparative Biology. 29: 1331-1344. DOI: 10.1093/icb/29.4.1331  1
1988 Peterson BA, Weeks JC. Somatotopic mapping of sensory neurons innervating mechanosensory hairs on the larval prolegs of Manduca sexta Journal of Comparative Neurology. 275: 128-144. PMID 3170788 DOI: 10.1002/CNE.902750111  1
1987 Weeks JC. Time course of hormonal independence for developmental events in neurons and other cell types during insect metamorphosis Developmental Biology. 124: 163-176. PMID 3666303 DOI: 10.1016/0012-1606(87)90469-6  1
1987 Weeks JC, Jacobs GA. A reflex behavior mediated by monosynaptic connections between hair afferents and motoneurons in the larval tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta. Journal of Comparative Physiology. a, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 160: 315-29. PMID 3572850 DOI: 10.1007/BF00613021  1
1986 Weeks JC, Truman JW. Steroid control of neuron and muscle development during the metamorphosis of an insect. Journal of Neurobiology. 17: 249-67. PMID 3519866 DOI: 10.1002/neu.480170308  1
1986 Weeks JC. The command neuron concept: Good in theory, difficult to justify in practice Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 9: 735-736. DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X00052146  1
1984 Weeks JC, Truman JW. Neural organization of peptide-activated ecdysis behaviors during the metamorphosis of Manduca sexta - II. Retention of the proleg motor pattern despite loss of the prolegs at pupation Journal of Comparative Physiology A. 155: 423-433. DOI: 10.1007/BF00610595  1
1984 Weeks JC, Truman JW. Neural organization of peptide-activated ecdysis behaviors during the metamorphosis of Manduca sexta - I. Conservation of the peristalsis motor pattern at the larval-pupal transformation Journal of Comparative Physiology A. 155: 407-422. DOI: 10.1007/BF00610594  1
1982 Weeks JC. Synaptic basis of swim initiation in the leech - II. A pattern-generating neuron (cell 208) which mediates motor effects of swim-initiating neurons Journal of Comparative Physiology □ A. 148: 265-279. DOI: 10.1007/BF00619133  1
1982 Weeks JC. Synaptic basis of swim initiation in the leech - I. Connections of a swim-initiating neuron (cell 204) with motor neurons and pattern-generating 'oscillator' neurons Journal of Comparative Physiology □ A. 148: 253-263. DOI: 10.1007/BF00619132  1
1981 Weeks JC. Neuronal basis of leech swimming: Separation of swim initiation, pattern generation, and intersegmental coordination by selective lesions Journal of Neurophysiology. 45: 698-723. PMID 7229677 DOI: 10.1152/JN.1981.45.4.698  1
1980 Weeks JC. The implications of recent experimental results for the validity of modeling studies of the leech swim central pattern generator Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 3: 562-563. DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X00006889  1
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