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Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty and Staff Directory

Austin L. Hughes

Title: Distinguished Professor, Deceased 2015
Department: Biological Sciences
College of Arts and Sciences


Hughes, A.L. 2011. Recombinational histories of avian infectious bronchitis virus and turkey coronavirus. Arch. Virol. 156: 1823-1829.

Hughes, A.L. 2011. Stereotyped and non-stereotyped features of the temporal patterning of singing sessions in the ovenbird Seiurus auricapillus. Behav. Processes 87: 165-170.

Hughes, A.L., and Friedman, R. 2011. A survey of schistosome protein domain types: insights into unique biological properties. Mol. Biochem. Parasitol. 177:100-105.

Hughes, A.L., and Friedman, R. 2011. Distinctive amino acid composition profiles in salivary proteins of the tick Ixodes scapularis. Ticks Tick-Bourne Dis. 2: 219-224.

Callendret, B., Eccleston, H.B., Heksch, R., Hasselschwert, D.L., Purcell, R.H., Hughes, A.L., and Walker, C.M. 2011. Transmission of clonal heoatitis C virus genomes reveals dominant but transitory role for CD8+T cells in early viral evolution. J. Virol. 85: 11833-11845.

Creager, H.M., Becker, E.A., Sandman, K.K., Karl, J.A., Lank, S.M., Bimber, B.N., Wiseman, R.W., Hughes, A.L., O’Connor, S.L., and O’Connor, D.H. 2011. Characterization of full-length MHC class II sequences in Indonesian and Vietnamese cynomulgus macaques. Immunogenetics 28: 2751-2760.

Hughes, A.L. 2012. Evolution of adaptive phenotypic traits without positive Darwinian selection. Heredity 108: 347-353.

Boggs, J.M., South, A.H., and Hughes, A.L. 2012. Phylogenetic analysis supports horizontal gene transfer of L-amino acid oxidase gene in Streptococcus oligofermentans. Infect. Genet. Evol. (in press).

Lauck, M., Alvarado-Mora, M.V., Becker, E.A., Bhattacharya, D., Striker, R., Hughes, A.L., Carrilho, F.J., O’Connor, D.H., and Rebello Pinho, J.R.2012. Analysis of hepatitis C virus intra-host diversity across the coding region by ultra-deep pyrosequencing. J. Virol. 86: 3952-3960.

Mudd PA, Ericsen AJ, Burwitz BJ, Wilson NA, O’Connor DH, Hughes AL, and Watkins DI. 2012. Escape from CD8+ T cell responses in Mamu-B*00801+ macaques differentiates progressors from elite controllers. J. Immunol. 188: 3364-3370.

O’Connor, S.L., Weinfurter, J., Chin, E.N., Budde, M.L., Gostick, E., Correll, M., Gleicher, M., Hughes, A.L., Price, D.A., Friedrich, T.C.., and O’Connor, D. H. 2012. Conditional CD8+ T cell escape during simian immunodeficiency virus infection. J. Virol. 85: 605-609.

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