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  • Melroy, L., R. Smith and C. Cohen. 2017. Phylogeography of direct-developing sea stars in the genus Leptasterias in relation to San Francisco Bay outflow in central California. Marine Biology 64.

  • Sheets, E., C. Cohen, G. Ruiz and R. Rocha. 2016. Investigating the widespread introduction of a tropical marine fouling species. Ecology and Evolution 6: 2453-2471.

  • Moczek, A., K. Sears, A. Stollewerk, P. Wittkopp, P. Diggle, I. Dworkin, C. Ledon‐Rettig, D. Matus, S. Roth and E. Abouheif. 2015. significance and scope of evolutionary developmental biology. Evolution & Development 17: 198-219.

  • Ort, B., C. Cohen, K. Boyer, L. Reynolds, S. Tam and S. Wyllie-Echeverria. 2014. Conservation of Eelgrass (Zostera marina) Genetic Diversity in a Mesocosm-Based Restoration Experiment. PLOS ONE 9: e89316-e89316.

  • Craig, C., W. Kimmerer and C. Cohen. 2014. DNA-based method for investigating feeding by copepod nauplii. Journal of Plankton Research 36: 271-275.

  • Goulding, T. and C. Cohen. 2014. Phylogeography of a marine Acanthocephalan: Lack of cryptic diversity in a cosmopolitan parasite of mole crabs. Journal of Biogeography Early View: DOI: 10.1111/jbi.12260.

  • Ort, B., C. Cohen, K. Boyer and S. Wyllie-Echeverria. 2012. Population Structure and Genetic Diversity among Eelgrass (Zostera marina) Beds and Depths in San Francisco Bay. Journal of Heredity 103: 533-546.

  • Cohen, C., L. McCann, T. Davis, L. Shaw and G. Ruiz. 2011. Discovery and significance of the colonial tunicate Didemnum vexillum in Alaska. Aquatic Invasions 6: 263-271.

  • Robinson, G., J. Banks, D. Padilla, W. Burggren, C. Cohen, C. Delwiche, V. Funk, H. Hoekstra, E. Jarvis and L. Johnson. 2010. Empowering 21st Century Biology. Bioscience: 923-930.

  • Nacci, D., M. Huber, D. Champlin, S. Jayaraman, S. Cohen, E. Gauger, A. Fong and M. Gomez-Chiarri. 2008. Evolution of tolerance to PCBs and susceptibility to a bacterial pathogen (Vibrio harveyi) in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) from New Bedford (MA, USA) harbor. Environmental pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987).

  • Eberl, R., S. Cohen, F. Cipriano and E. Carpenter. 2007. Genetic diversity of the pelagic harpacticoid copepod Macrosetella gracilis on colonies of the cyanobacterium Trichodesmium spp. Aquatic Biology: 33-43.

  • Burnett, K., L. Bain, W. Baldwin, G. Callard, S. Cohen, R. Di Giulio, D. Evans, M. Gómez-Chiarri, M. Hahn, C. Hoover, S. Karchner, F. Katoh, D. Maclatchy, W. Marshall, J. Meyer, D. Nacci, M. Oleksiak, B. Rees, T. Singer, J. Stegeman, D. Towle, P. Van Veld, W. Vogelbein, A. Whitehead, R. Winn and D. Crawford. 2007. Fundulus as the Premier Teleost Model in Environmental Biology: Opportunities for New Insights Using Genomics. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part D, Genomics & proteomics: 257-286.

  • Cohen, S., J. Tirindelli, M. Gomez-Chiarri and D. Nacci. 2006. Functional implications of major histocompatibility (MH) variation using estuarine fish populations. Integrative and Comparative Biology: 1016-1029.

  • Cohen, S. 2002. MHC variation in natural populations of an estuarine fish: high levels of variation and relationship to severe environmental stress. Molecular Biology and Evolution 19: 1870-1880.

  • Cohen, C., Y. Saito and I. Weissman. 1998. Evolution of allorecognition in botryllid ascidians inferred from a molecular phylogeny. Evolution: 746-756.

  • Cohen, C. 1998. Diversity of the invertebrates (book review). The Quarterly Review of Biology 73: 360.

  • Cohen, C. and R. Strathmann. 1996. Embryos at the edge of tolerance. Biological Bulletin 190: 8-15.

  • Cohen, C. 1996. Effects of contrasting modes of fertilization on levels of inbreeding in the marine invertebrate genus Corella. Evolution: 1896-1907.

  • Petersen, C., R. Warner and S. Cohen. 1992. Variable pelagic fertilization success. Ecology 73: 391-401.

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Collaborators, Advisors & Advisees

  • Carpenter, E – SFSU/RTC

  • Chapman, M – University of Alaska

  • Craig, C – SFSU RTC

  • Davis, T – Alaska Department of Fish and Game

  • Goulding, T – Pennsylvania State University

  • Guerra, V – SFSU RTC

  • Kimmerer, W – SFSU/RTC

  • McCann, L – Smithsonian Institution

  • Miller, K – NOAA

  • Miller-Sims, V – SFSU/RTC

  • Nacci, D – US EPA NHEERL Atlantic Ecology Division

  • Ruiz, G – Smithsonian Insitution

  • Shaw, L – NOAA

  • Sheets, E – SFSU RTC

  • Shenkar, N – Tel Aviv University

  • Strathmann, R – University of Washington

  • Tang, X – SFSU RTC

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