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Marco Passamonti

Associate Professor

Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences

Academic discipline: BIO/05 Zoology

Director of Second Cycle Degree in Biodiversity and Evolution

Publications

Breton S.; Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Guerra D.; Stewart D.T.; Passamonti M., A resourceful genome: updating the functional repertoire and evolutionary role of animal mitochondrial DNAs., «TRENDS IN GENETICS», 2014, 30, pp. 555 - 564 [Scientific article]

Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Iannello M.; Passamonti M., Evidence for somatic transcription of male-transmitted mitochondrial genome in the DUI species Ruditapes philippinarum (Bivalvia: Veneridae), «CURRENT GENETICS», 2014, 60, pp. 163 - 173 [Scientific article]

Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Maurizii M.G.; Nuzhdin S.; Passamonti M., Paternally transmitted mitochondria express a new gene of potential viral origin., «GENOME BIOLOGY AND EVOLUTION», 2014, 6, pp. 391 - 405 [Scientific article]

Guerra D.; Ghiselli F.; Passamonti M., The largest unassigned regions of the male- and female-transmitted mitochondrial DNAs in Musculista senhousia (Bivalvia Mytilidae)., «GENE», 2014, 536, pp. 316 - 325 [Scientific article]

Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Guerra D.; Breton S.; Passamonti M., A comparative analysis of Mitochondrial ORFans: new clues on their origin and role in species with Doubly Uniparental Inheritance of Mitochondria., «GENOME BIOLOGY AND EVOLUTION», 2013, 5, pp. 1408 - 1434 [Scientific article]

Scali V.; Milani L.; Passamonti M., Description and ecology of new Pijnackeria stick insects: four bisexual species and a triploid parthenogen, with their phyletic relationships, «JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGICAL SYSTEMATICS AND EVOLUTIONARY RESEARCH», 2013, 51, pp. 213 - 226 [Scientific article]

M. Passamonti; F. Ghiselli; L. Milani, Mitochondrial Inheritance, in: Brenner's Encyclopedia of Genetics (2nd Edition), Amsterdam, Elsevier, 2013, pp. 443 - 445 [Dictionary or encyclopedia entry]

Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Nuzhdin S.; Passamonti M., Nuclear genes with sex bias in Ruditapes philippinarum (Bivalvia, Veneridae): mitochondrial inheritance and sex determination in DUI species., «JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL ZOOLOGY. PART B, MOLECULAR AND DEVELOPMENTAL EVOLUTION.», 2013, 320B, pp. 442 - 454 [Scientific article]

Ghiselli F.; Milani L.; Guerra D.; Chang P.L.; Breton S.; Nuzhdin S.V.; Passamonti M., Structure, transcription and variability of metazoan mitochondrial genome. Perspectives from an unusual mitochondrial inheritance system., «GENOME BIOLOGY AND EVOLUTION», 2013, 5, pp. 1535 - 1554 [Scientific article]

Plazzi F.; Ribani A.; Passamonti M., The complete mitochondrial genome of Solemya velum (Mollusca: Bivalvia) and its relationships with Conchifera., «BMC GENOMICS», 2013, 14, pp. 1 - 14 [Scientific article]Open Access

Ghiselli F.; Milani L.; Chang P.L.; Hedgecock D.; Davis J.P.; Nuzhdin S.V.; Passamonti M., De Novo Assembly of the Manila clam Ruditapes philippinarum Transcriptome Provides New Insights into Expression Bias, Mitochondrial Doubly Uniparental Inheritance and Sex Determination., «MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND EVOLUTION», 2012, 29, pp. 771 - 786 [Scientific article]

Scali V.; Milani L.; Passamonti M., Revision of the stick insect genus Leptynia: description of new taxa, speciation mechanism and phylogeography, «CONTRIBUTIONS TO ZOOLOGY», 2012, 81, pp. 25 - 42 [Scientific article]

Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Passamonti M., Sex-linked mitochondrial behavior during early embryo development in Ruditapes philippinarum (Bivalvia Veneridae) a species with the Doubly Uniparental Inheritance (DUI) of mitochondria., «JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL ZOOLOGY. PART B, MOLECULAR AND DEVELOPMENTAL EVOLUTION.», 2012, 318, pp. 182 - 189 [Scientific article]

Plazzi F.; Ceregato A.; Taviani M.; Passamonti M., A molecular phylogeny of bivalve mollusks: ancient radiations and divergences as revealed by mitochondrial genes., «PLOS ONE», 2011, 6, pp. 1 - 16 [Scientific article]

Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Maurizii M.G.; Passamonti M., Doubly Uniparental Inheritance of Mitochondria as a Model System for Studying Germ Line Formation., «PLOS ONE», 2011, 6, pp. 1 - 12 [Scientific article]