Publications

Wolff, JN, DM Tompkins,  NJ Gemmell and DK Dowling (2016) Mitonuclear interactions, mtDNA-mediated thermal plasticity, and implications for the Trojan Female Technique for pest control. Sci. Rep. 6: 30016.

Wolff, JN, N Pichaud, MF Camus, G Côté, PU Blier et al., (2016) Evolutionary implications of mitochondrial genetic variation: mitochondrial genetic effects on OXPHOS respiration and mitochondrial quantity change with age and sex in fruit flies. J. Evol. Biol. 29: 736-747.

Gemmell, NJ, and JN Wolff (2015) Mitochondrial replacement therapy: Cautiously replace the master manipulator. BioEssays 37: 584-585.

Morrow, EH, K Reinhardt, JN Wolff and D. K. Dowling (2015) Risks inherent to mitochondrial replacement. EMBO Rep. 16: 541-544.

Wolff JN, Ladoukakis ED, Enr ́ıquez JA, Dowling DK. 2014 Mitonuclear interactions: evolutionary consequences over multiple biological scales. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 369: 20130443. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2013.0443 pdf

Wolff JN, P Sutovsky & JW Ballard (2013) Mitochondrial DNA content of mature spermatozoa in the genetic model Drosophila. Cell & Tissue Research 353 (1): 195-200.

Horan M, NJ Gemmell & JN Wolff (2013) From evolutionary bystander to master manipulator: the emerging roles for the mitochondrial genome as a modulator of nuclear gene expression. European Journal of Human Genetics 21(12): 1335-1337.

Wolff JN (2013) Targeted and robust amplification of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) in the presence of mitochondrial pseudogenes (numts) using Φ29 DNA polymerases. Methods in Molecular Biology, book chapter, anticipated publication Sept 2013

Wolff JN & NJ Gemmell (2013) Mitochondria, maternal inheritance and asymmetric fitness: why males die young. BioEssays 35 (2), 93-99

Wolff, JN, M Nafisinia, P Sutovsky & JW Ballard (2012) Paternal Transmission of Mitochondrial DNA as an Integral Part of Mitochondrial Inheritance in Metapopulations of Drosophila simulans. Heredity 110, 57-62

Wolff, JN, D Shearman, R Brooks & JW Ballard (2012) Selective enrichment and sequencing of whole mitochondrial genomes in the presence of nuclear encoded mitochondrial pseudogenes (Numts).PLoS One 7: e37142

Wolff, J.N., D.J. White, M. Woodhams, H.E. White & N. J. Gemmel. (2011) The strength and timing of the mitochondrial bottleneck in salmon suggests a conserved mechanism in vertebrates. PLoS One 6: e20522

Cairns, K.C., J.N. Wolff, R.C. Brooks & J.W.O. Ballard (2010) Evidence of recent population expansion in the field cricket Teleogryllus commodus.Aust. J. Zool. 58: 33-38.

Ballard, J.W.O.,L. Puslednik, J.N. Wolff, R.C. Russell (2009) Variation under nature: A sesquicentennial  DNA barcoding perspective. Chiang Mai J. Sci. 36: 188-199.

White, D.J., J. N. Wolff, M. Pierson M, N.J.Gemmell NJ. (2008) Revealing the hidden complexities of mtDNA inheritance. Mol. Ecol. 17(23): 4925-42.Erratum in: Mol. Ecol. 2009 Feb;18(4):762.

Wolff, J. N. and N. J. Gemmell (2008). Combining allele-specific fluorescent probes and restriction assay in real-time PCR to achieve SNP scoring beyond allele ratios of 1:1000. Biotechniques 44(2): 193-4, 196, 199.

Wolff, J. N. and N. J. Gemmell (2008) Estimating mitochondrial DNA content of chinook salmon spermatozoa using quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction. Biol. Reprod. 79(2): 247-52.

Wolff, J. N. and N. J. Gemmell (2008) Lost in the zygote: the dilution of paternal mtDNA upon fertilization. Heredity 101(5): 429-34.

Wolff, J. N., S. Gandre, et al. (2008) Delimiting the frequency of paternal leakage of mitochondrial DNA in chinook salmon. Genetics 179(2): 1029-32.

Kawach, O., C. Voss, J. N. Wolff, K. Hadfi, U.-G. Maier and S Zauner (2005). Unique tRNA introns of an enslaved algal cell. Mol. Biol. Evol. 22(8): 1694-701.