Leinbach SE, Speare KE & Strader ME Reef habitats structure symbiotic microalgal assemblages in corals and contribute to differential heat stress responses. Coral Reefs 42, 205–217 (2023).


Strader ME, Wolak ME, Simon OM and Hofmann GE. (2022) Genetic variation underlies plastic responses to global change drivers in the purple sea urchin, Strongylocentrotus purpuratus. Proc. R. Soc. B. 289: 20221249

Strader ME*, Howe-Kerr LI*, Sims JA, Speare KE, Shore AN, Burkepile DE, Correa AMS (2022) Nitrate enrichment has lineage specific effects on Pocillopora acuta adults, but no transgenerational effects in planulae. Coral Reefs PDF *Co-first author


Leinbach, S.E., Speare, K.E., Rossin, A.M., Holstein D.M., Strader, M.E. (2021) Energetic and reproductive costs of coral recovery in divergent bleaching responses. Sci Rep 11, 23546

SN Bogan, ME Strader, GE Hofmann (2021) Gene regulation by DNA methylation is contingent on chromatin accessibility during transgenerational plasticity in the purple sea urchin. bioRxiv

Strader ME, Aichelman HE, Benson B., Howe-Kerr LI, Hickerson E, Davies SW (2021) Expanding coral reproductive knowledge using Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV): broadcast spawning observations of mesophotic corals at the Flower Garden Banks. Marine Biodiversity 51:70 PDF


Strader ME, Wong JM, Hofmann GE (2020). Ocean acidification promotes broad transcriptomic responses in marine metazoans: a literature survey. Frontiers in Zoology. 17:7 PDF

Strader ME, Leach TS, Kozal LC, Chamorro JD, Wong JM, Hofmann GE(2020). Examining the role of DNA methylation in transcriptomicplasticity of early stage sea urchins: Developmental and maternal effects in a kelp forest herbivore. Frontiers in Marine Science 7:205


Ganz J, Melancon E, Wilson C, Amores A, Batzel P, Strader ME, Braasch I, Diba P, Kuhlman JA, Postlethwait JH, Eisen JS (2019) Epigenetic factors Dnmt1 and Uhrf1 coordinate intestinal development Developmental Biology. 455(2) 473-­484

Strader ME, Wong JM, Kozal LC, Leach TS, Hofmann GE (2019) Parental environments alter DNA methylation in offspring of the purple sea urchin, Stronglycentrotus purpuratus. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 517 54-­64 PDF


Quigley KM*, Strader ME*, Matz MV (2018) Relationship between Acropora millepora juvenile fluorescence and composition of newly established Symbiodinium assemblage. PeerJ 6:e5022 *Co‐first author

Cleves PA*, Strader ME*, Bay LK, Pringle, JR, MatzMV (2018) CRISPR/Cas9–mediated genome editing in a reef-building coral**. PNAS 115 (20) 5235-­5240 *Co‐first author **Featured on the cover PDF

Strader ME, Aglyamova GV & Matz MV (2018) Molecular characterization of larval development from fertilization to metamorphosis in a reef‐building coral. BMC Genomics 19:17


Davies SW*, Strader ME*, Kool JT, Kenkel CD, Matz MV (2017) Coral life history differences determine the refugium potential of a remote Caribbean reef. Coral Reefs 36(3) 913-­925 *Co‐first author PDF


Strader ME, Aglyamova GV & Matz MV (2016) Red Fluorescence in coral larvae is associated with a diapause-­like state. Molecular Ecology 25(2) 559-­569 PDF


Strader ME, Davies SW, Matz MV (2015) Differential responses of coral larvae to the colour of ambient light guide them to suitable settlement microhabitat. Royal Society Open Science, 2(10)


Manning L, Heckscher ES, Purice MD, Roberts J, Bennett AL, Kroll JR, Pollard JL, Strader ME et al. (2012) A resource for manipulating gene expression and analyzing cis-­regulatory modules in the DrosophilaCNS. Cell Reports 2(4) 1002-­1013