Laufer, H., N. Demir, and W.J. Biggers, W.J. (2005). The lobster's response to the
effects of shell disease. Journal of Shellfish Research 24: 757-760.
Laufer, H., X. Pan, W.J. Biggers, C.P. Capulong, J.D. Stuart, N. Demir, and U. Koehn
(2005). Lessons learned from inshore and deep-sea lobsters concerning alkylphenols.
Invert. Reprod. Devel. 48: 109-117.
Biggers, W.J. and H. Laufer (2004). Identification of Juvenile Hormone-Active Alkylphenols
in the Lobster Homarus americanus and in Marine Sediments. Biological Bulletin 206:
Laufer, H., M. Johnson, E. Homola, and W. Biggers (2002). An assay for multiple mandibular
organ activity. In: Proceedings of the 21st Conference of European Comparative Endocrinologists,
Bonn, Germany. August 26-30, pp. 399-403.
Laufer, H. and W.J. Biggers (2001). Unifying Concepts Learned from Methyl Farnesoate
for Invertebrate Reproduction and Post-Embryonic Development. Amer. Zool. 41: 442-457.
Jo, Q.-T., H. Laufer, W.J. Biggers, and H. S. Kang (1999). Methyl farnesoate induced
ovarian maturation in the spider crab Libinia emarginata. Invert. Reprod. Dev. 36:
Biggers, W.J. and H. Laufer (1999). Settlement and metamorphosis of Capitella larvae
induced by juvenile hormone-active compounds is mediated by protein kinase C and ion
channels. Biological Bulletin 196: 187-198.
Laufer, H., W.J. Biggers, and J.S.B. Ahl (1998). Stimulation of ovarian maturation
in the crayfish Procambarus clarkii by methyl farnesoate. Gen. Comp. Endo. 111:113-118.
Botero-Ruiz, W., W.J. Biggers, and M.K. Sanyal (1997). Augmentation of DNA synthesis
in placental and fetal tissues in utero by maternal growth hormone treatment. Early
Preg. Biol. Med. 3: 272-280.
Landau, M., W.J. Biggers, and H. Laufer (1997). Invertebrate Endocrinology. In: Handbook
of Physiology, Vol. II, Section 13, pp. 1291-1390, W.H. Dantzler, ed., Oxford University
Press, New York.
Biggers, W.J. and H. Laufer (1996). Detection of juvenile hormone-active compounds
by larvae of the marine annelid Capitella sp. I. Arch. Insect Biochem.Phys.32: 475-
Sanyal, M.K., Y.-L. Li, W.J. Biggers, J. Satish, and E.R. Barnea (1993). Augmentation
of polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbon metabolism of human placental tissues of first-trimester
pregnancy by cigarette smoke exposure. Am. J. Obstet. Gyn. 168: 1587-1597.
Laufer, H. and W.J. Biggers (1992). Juvenile hormone-like compounds in Crustacea and
their implications for receptor evolution. In: Recent Advances in Cellular and Molecular
Biology, Vol. 4, R. Wegmann and M. Wegmann, Eds., Peeters Press, Leuven, Belgium,
Biggers, W.J. and H. Laufer (1992). Chemical induction of settlement and metamorphosis
of Capitella capitata sp. I (Polychaeta) larvae by juvenile hormone-active compounds.
Invert. Reprod. Dev. 22: 39-46.
Sekellick, M.J., W.J. Biggers, and P.I. Marcus (1990). Development of the interferon
system. I. In chicken cells, development in ovo continues on time in vitro. In Vitro
Cell. Dev. Biol. 26: 997-1003.
Biggers, W.J., E.R. Barnea, and M.K. Sanyal (1987). Anomalous neural differentiation
induced by 5-bromo-2- deoxyuridine during organogenesis in the rat. Teratology 35:
Garcia-Segura, L.M., E.R. Barnea, W.J. Biggers, F. Naftolin, and M.K. Sanyal (1986).
Insulin modulates neuronal plasma membrane development in human fetal spinal cord
neurons in culture. Neuroscience Letters 65: 283-286.
Tarlatzis, B.C., M.K. Sanyal, W.J. Biggers, and F. Naftolin (1984). Continuous culture
of the post-implantation rat conceptus. Biology of Reproduction 31: 415-426.