Publications: J.L. Travis

  • Pawel Topa, Jaroslaw Tyszka, Samuel S. Bowser and J.L. Travis. 2012. DPD model of foraminiferal chamber formation: simulation of actin meshwork membrane interactions. (Pre-reviewed manuscript. In final preparation for publication in Lecture Methods in Computer Science Springer Verlag, Berlin.)
  • Travis, J.L., S.S. Bowser, A. Habura, L. Wegener, E.A. Welnhofer, D.D. Orokos, A.J. De.Marco, J. Harris. 2006. Microtubule-associated motility of foraminiferan reticulopodia: New twists from old cells. (Submitted to Proceedings of the Symposium on Muscle Contraction, Universidad de Colima, Manzanillo, Mexico, January 2005)
  • Habura, A., L. Wegener, J.L. Travis, and S.S. Bowser. 2005. Structural and Functional Implications of an unusual Foraminiferal -Tubulin. Mol. Biol. Evol. 22: 2000 2009.
  • Travis, J.L., E.A. Welnhofer, and D.D. Orokos . 2002. Autonomous reorganization of foraminiferan reticulopodia. Journal of Foraminiferal Research 32: 425 - 433.
  • Bowser, S.S. and J.L. Travis. 2002. Reticulopodia: Structural and behavioral basis for the suprageneric placement of granuloreticulosean protists. Journal of Foraminiferal Research 32: 440 - 447.
  • Orokos, D.D., R.W. Cole, and J.L. Travis. 2000. Organelles are transported on sliding microtubules in Reticulomyxa. Cell Motility and the Cyoskeleton 47: 296 - 306.
  • Bowser, S.S. and J.L. Travis 2000. Methods for structural studies of reticulopodia, the vital foraminiferal "soft part". Micropaleontology 46 (supplement 1): 47 -56
  • Welnhofer, E.P. and J.L. Travis. 1998. Evidence for a direct conversion between two tubulin polymers -- microtubules and helical filaments --in the foraminiferan, Allogromia laticollaris. Cell Motility and the Cytoskeleton. 41: 107 - 116.
  • Just Beyond the Horizon:
  • Orokos, D.D. A.J. DeMarco, and J.L. Travis. 2003. Reactivation of fluorescently labeled lectin receptor domains of plasma membrane in detergent lysed cell models. Manuscript in preparation for Cell Motility and the Cyoskeleton.
  • Welnhofer, E.A. and J.L. Travis. 2003. Functional integration of actin and microtubule cytoskeleton during reformation of Allogromia pseudopodia. Manuscript in preparation for Journal of Eukaryotic Molecular Biology
  • A Few From the Vault:
  • Lnenicka, G.A., J.L. Travis and C.J. Case. 1998. Activity-dependent differences in the mitochondrial density of crayfish phasic and tonic motor axons. Journal of Experimental Zoology. 260: 18 - 27.
  • Orokos, D.D., S.S. Bowser and J.L. Travis. 1997. Reactivation of cell surface transport in Reticulomyxa. Cell Motility and the Cyoskeleton. 37: 139 - 148.
  • Orokos, D.D. and J.L. Travis. 1997. Cell surface and oranelle transport share the same enzymatic properties in Reticulomyxa. Cell Motility and the Cyoskeleton.38: 270 -277.
  • Welnhofer, E.P. and J.L. Travis. 1996. In vivo microtubule dynamics during experimentally induced conversions between tubulin assembly states in Allogromia laticollaris. Cell Motility and the Cyoskeleton. 34: 81-94.
  • Newman, J., K.S. Zaner, K.L. Schick, L.C.Gershman, L.A. Selden, H.J. Kinosian, J.L. Travis and J.E. Estes. 1992. Nucleotide exchange and rheometric studies with f-actin prepared from ATP- and ADP-monomeric actin. Biophysical Journal. 64: 1559-1566.
  • Travis, J.L. and S.S. Bowser. 1991. Reticulopodial Motility. Chapter in The Biology of the Foraminifera, (Lee, J.J. and O.R. Anderson, Eds.) Academic Press, London. pp. 91-155.
  • Travis, J.L. and S.S. Bowser. 1990. Microtubule-membrane interactions in vivo: Direct observation of plasma membrane deformation mediated by actively bending cytoplasmic microtubules. Protoplasma 194: 184-189.
  • Travis, J.L. S.S. Bowser, J.G. Calvin and J.J. Lee. 1988. Pesudopodial tension in Amphisorus hemprichii, a giant Red sea foraminifer. Protoplasma (Suppl. 1): 64-71.
  • Bowser, S.S., J.L. Travis and C.L. Rieder. 1988. Microtubules associate with actin-containing filaments at discrete sites along the ventral surface of Allogromia reticulopods. Journal of Cell Science 89: 297-307.
  • Travis, J.L., J.F.X. Kenealy and R.D. Allen. 1983. Studies on the motility of the foraminifera. II. The dynamic microtubular cytoskeleton of the reticulopodial network of Allogromia laticollaris. Journal of Cell Biology. 97: 1668-1676.
  • Allen, R.D., N.S. Allen and J.L. Travis. 1981. Video-enhanced differential interference contrast (AVEC-DIC) microscopy: A method capable of analyzing microtubule-related movement in the reticulopodial network of Allogromia laticollaris . Cell Motility 1: 291-302.
  • Travis, J.L. and R.D. Allen. 1981. Studies on the motility of the foraminifera. I. Ultrastructure of the reticulopodial network of Allogromia laticollaris. Journal of Cell Biology. 90: 211-221.
  • Allen, R.D., J.L. Travis, N.S. Allen and H. Yilmaz. 1981. Video-enhanced polarization (AVEC-POL) microscopy: A new method applied to the detection of birefringence in the motile reticulopodial network of Allogromia laticollaris. Cell Motiliy 1: 275-192.