Foundational materials

Reading and Writing the Morphogenetic Code
Foundational White Paper of the Allen Discovery Center at Tufts University

Recent publications

The Zahn Drawings: new illustrations of Xenopus embryo and tadpole stages for studies of craniofacial development,
Zahn, N., Levin, M., and Adams, D. S., (2017), Development, in press

Bioelectric regulation of innate immune system function in regenerating and intact Xenopus laevis
Pare, J-F., Martyniuk, C. J., and Levin, M., (2017), Nature Regenerative Medicine, 2:15

Long-Term, Stochastic Editing of Regenerative Anatomy via Targeting Endogenous Bioelectric Gradients
Durant, F., Morokuma, J., Fields, C., Williams, K., Adams, D. S., and Levin, M., (2017), Biophysical Journal, 112: 2231-2243 [cover]

Planarian regeneration in space: persistent anatomical, behavioral, and bacteriological changes induced by space travel
Morokuma, J., Durant, F. R., Williams, K. B., Finkelstein, J. M., Blackiston, D. J., Clements, T., Reed, D. W., Roberts, M., Jain, M., Kimel, K., Trayger, S. A., Wolfe, B. E., and Levin, M., (2017), Regeneration, 4: 85-102 [cover]

Serotonergic stimulation induces nerve growth and promotes visual learning via posterior eye grafts in a vertebrate model of induced sensory plasticity
Blackiston, D., Khanh, V., and Levin, M., (2017), Nature Regenerative Medicine, 2:8

Repeated removal of developing limb buds permanently reduces appendage size in the highly-regenerative axolotl
Bryant, D.M. et al. (2017), Developmental Biology doi:10.1016/j.ydbio.2017.02.013 [cover]

Discovering novel phenotypes with automatically inferred dynamic models: a partial melanocyte conversion in Xenopus
Lobo, D., Lobikin, M., & Levin, M. (2017), Scientific Reports 7:41339. doi:10.1038/srep41339

Introduction to provocative questions in left–right asymmetry
Levin, M., Klar, A.J.S., & Ramsdell, A. (2016), Philosophical Transactions B, 371: 20150399 [cover]

From cytoskeletal dynamics to organ asymmetry: a nonlinear, regulative pathway underlies left–right patterning
McDowell, G., Rajadurai, S., & Levin, M. (2016), Philosophical Transactions B, 371: 20150409

Top-down Models in biology: explanation and control of complex living systems above the molecular level
Pezzulo, G. & Levin, M. (2016), Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 13: 20160555

Vertically- and horizontally-transmitted memories — the fading boundaries between regeneration and inheritance in planaria
Neuhof, M., Levin, M., & Rechavi, O. (2016), Biology Open, 5(9): 1177-88; doi:10.1242/bio.020149. [cover]

A computational model of planarian regeneration
De, A., Chakravarthy, V.S., & Levin, M. (2016) International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems, 1–17; doi:10.1080/17445760.2016.1185521

Physiological controls of large-scale patterning in planarian regeneration: a molecular and computational perspective on growth and form
Durant, F., Lobo, D., Hammelman, J., & Levin, M., (2016), Regeneration, 3(2): 78-102; doi:10.1002/reg2.54 [cover]

Exploring Instructive Physiological Signaling with the Bioelectric Tissue Simulation Engine (BETSE)
Pietak, A. & Levin, M., (2016), Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 4(55): doi:10.3389/fbioe.2016.00055

Physiological inputs regulate species-specific anatomy during embryogenesis and regeneration
Sullivan, K.G., Emmons-Bell, M., & Levin, M., (2016), Communicative & Integrative Biology, 9(4); doi:10.1080/19420889.2016.1192733

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