Publications Nathalie





Geneva, A. J., Park, S., Brock, D., . . . Feiner, N., . . . Losos, J. B. 2022. Chromosome-scale genome assembly of the brown anole (Anolis sagrei), an emerging model species. Communications Biology, in press

Feiner, N., Radersma, R., Vasquez, L., Ringnér M., Nystedt, B., Raine, A., Tobi, E. W., Heijmans B. T. & Uller, T. 2022. Environmentally induced DNA methylation is inherited across generations in an aquatic keystone species. iScience, 25:5

Feiner, N., Brun-Usan, M., Andrade, P., Pranter, R., Park, S., Menke, D. B., Geneva, A. J. & Uller, T. 2022. A single locus regulates a female-limited color pattern polymorphism in a reptile. Science Advances, 8:10

Yang, W., Feiner, N., Salvi, D., Laakkonen, H., Jablonski, D., Pinho, C., . . . Uller, T. 2021. Population genomics of wall lizards reflects the dynamic history of the Mediterranean Basin. Molecular Biology & Evolution, 39:1

Feiner, N., Jackson, I.S.C., Van der Cruyssen, E. & Uller, T. 2021. A highly conserved ontogenetic limb allometry and its evolutionary significance in the adaptive radiation of Anolis lizards. Proc R Soc Lond B, 288:20210226

Yang, W., Feiner, N., Pinho, C., While, G.M., Kaliontzopoulou, A., Harris, D.J., Salvi, D. & Uller, T. 2021. Extensive introgression and mosaic genomes of Mediterranean endemic lizards. Nat Commun 12:2762

Feiner, N., Jackson, I.S.C., Stanley, E., & Uller, T. 2021. Evolution of the locomotor skeleton in Anolis lizards reflects the interplay between ecological opportunity and phylogenetic inertia. Nat Commun, 12:1525

Feiner, N., Brun-Usan, M., Uller, T. Evolvability and evolutionary rescue. 2021. Evol Dev, e12374

Feiner, N., Jackson, I.S.C., Munch, K. L., Radersma, R., & Uller, T. 2020. Plasticity and evolutionary convergence in the locomotor skeleton of Greater Antillean Anolis lizards. eLife, 9:e57468

Yang, W., Feiner, N., Laakkonen, H., Sacchi, R., Zuffi, M.A.L., Scali, S., While, G.M., Uller, T. 2020. Spatial variation in gene flow across a hybrid zone reveals causes of reproductive isolation and asymmetric introgression in wall lizards. Evolution 74:1289-1300

Feiner, N., de Souza-Lima, S., Jorge, F., Naem, S., Aubret, F., Uller, T. & Nadler S.2020.  Vertical transmission of a nematode from female lizards to the brains of their offspring. Am Nat 195:918-926

Feiner, N., Munch, K. L., Jackson, I. S. C., & Uller, T. 2020. Enhanced locomotor performance on familiar surfaces is uncoupled from morphological plasticity in Anolis lizards. J Exp Zool Part A, 2020: 1-11

Uller, T., Feiner, N., Radersma, R., Jackson, I. S. C. & Rago, A. 2020. Developmental plasticity and evolutionary explanations. Evol Dev 22:47-55

Feiner, N. 2019. Evolutionary lability in Hox cluster structure and gene expression in Anolis lizards. Evol Lett, 21:218-228

Feiner, N. & Wood, N.J. 2019. Lizards possess the most complete tetrapod Hox gene repertoire despite pervasive structural changes in Hox clusters. Evolution & Development, 21:218–228

Feiner, N., Motone, F., Meyer, A. & Kuraku, S. 2019. Asymmetric paralog evolution between the “cryptic” gene Bmp16 and its well-studied sister genes Bmp2 and Bmp4. Scientific Reports, 9:3136

Andrade, P., Pinho, C., Pérez I de Lanuza, G., Afonso, S., Brejcha, J., Rubin, C-J., Wallerman, O., Pereira, P., Sabatino, S.J., Bellati, A., Pellitteri-Rosa, D., Bosakova, Z., Bunikis, I., Carretero, M.A., Feiner, N., Marsik, P., Paupério, F., Salvi, D., Soler, L., While, G.M., Uller, T., Font, E., Andersson, L. & Carneiro, M. 2019. Regulatory changes in pterin and carotenoid genes underlie balanced color polymorphisms in the wall lizard. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 116:5633-5642

Feiner, N., Rago, A., While, G.M. & Uller, T. 2018. Developmental plasticity in reptiles: Insights from temperature‐dependent gene expression in wall lizard embryos. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology, 329:351-361

Feiner, N., Rago, A., While, G.M. & Uller, T. 2018. Signatures of selection in embryonic transcriptomes of lizards adapting in parallel to cool climate. Evolution, 72:67-81

Feiner, N. 2016. Accumulation of transposable elements in Hox gene clusters during adaptive radiation of Anolis lizards. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283:20161555

Kuraku, S., Feiner, N., Keeley, S. & Yuichiro, H. 2016. Incorporating tree-thinking and evolutionary time scale into developmental biology. Development, Growth & Differentiation 58:131–142

Feiner, N., Meyer, A. & Kuraku, S. 2014. Evolution of the vertebrate Pax4/6 class of genes with focus on its novel member, the Pax10 gene. Genome Biology and Evolution 6:1635-1651

Neumann, L.C., Feiner, N., Meyer, A., Buiting, K. & Horsthemke, B. 2014. The Imprinted NPAP1 Gene in the Prader-Willi Syndrome Region Belongs to a POM121-Related Family of Retrogenes. Genome Biology and Evolution 6: 344-351

Amemiya, C.T., … , Feiner, N., … and 81 co-authors 2013. Analysis of the African coelacanth genome sheds light on tetrapod evolution. Nature 496:311-316

Feiner, N., Murakami, Y., Breithut, L., Meyer, A. & Kuraku, S. 2013. Saltatory evolution of the ectodermal neural cortex (ENC) gene family at the vertebrate origin. Genome Biology and Evolution 5:1485-1502

Feiner, N., Ericsson, R., Meyer, A. & Kuraku, S. 2011. Revisiting the origin of the vertebrate Hox14 by including its relict sarcopterygian members. Journal of Experimental Zoology (Mol. Dev. Evol.) 316:515-525

Manousaki*, T., Feiner*, N., Begemann, G., Meyer, A. & Kuraku, S. 2011. Co-orthology of Pax4 and Pax6 to the fly eyeless gene: molecular phylogenetic, comparative genomic, and embryological analyses. Evolution & Development 13:448-459

Feiner, N., Begemann, G., Renz, A.J., Meyer, A. & Kuraku, S. 2009. The origin of bmp16, a novel Bmp2/4 relative, retained in teleost fish genomes. BMC Evolutionary Biology 9:277


* equal contribution