Bernie Wone

Bernie Wone

Assistant Professor

BIOLOGY

Churchill-Haines Labs 170B

Phone: (605) 677-6176

Email: Bernie.Wone@usd.edu

Teaching Interests:

Molecular Biology, Comparative Physiology, Functional Genomics, Advanced Biostatistics.


Research Interests:

Metabolism, Aging, Abiotic Stress, Metabolomics, Physiological Ecology, Comparative Physiology, Physiological Genomics, Transcriptional Regulation


Grants:

  • Crassulacean Acid Metabolism (CAM) Specific Transcription Factor Based Genetic Engineering to Improve Drought Stress Response in C3 Plants, South Dakota Board of Regents. (2017 - Present)

Publications:

Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • Walker, Gabriela, and Wone, Bernard. Towards a Healthy Society: Identifying Socio-Cultural Factors that Might Influence Disabling Addictive Behaviors in Working Populations. In International Journal for Cross-Disciplinary Subjects in Education, Online. Vol. 8, Iss. 4. International Journal for Cross-Disciplinary Subjects in Education, 2017.
  • Yobi, A, Schlauch, K A., Tillet, R L., Yim, W C., Espinosa, C, Wone, B W., Cushman, J C., and Oliver, M J.. Sporobolus stapfianus: Insights into desiccation tolerance in the resurrection grasses from linking transcriptomics to metabolomics. BMC Plant Biology, 2017. (DOI: 10.1186/s12870-017-1013-7)
  • Downs, C J., Brown, J L., Wone, Bernard, Donovan, E R., and Hayes, J P.. Speeding up growth: selection for mass-independent maximal metabolic rate alters growth rates. American Naturalist, 2016.
  • Yang, X, Cushman, J C., Borland, A M., Edwards, E J., Wullschleger, S D., Tusan, G A., Owen, N A., Griffiths, H, Andrews, JA C., De Paoli, H C., Weston, D J., Cottingham, R, Hartwell, J, Davis, S C., Silvera, K, Ming, R, Schlauch, K A., Abraham, P, Stewart, J R., Guo, H B., Albion, R L., Ha, J, Lim, S D., Wone, Bernard, Yim, W C., and et, al. A roadmap for research on crassulacean acid metabolism to enhance sustainable food and bioenergy production in a hotter, drier world, 491-504. Vol. 207. New Phytologist, 2015.
  • Wone, Bernard, Madsen, P, Donovan, E R., Labocha, M K., Sears, M W., Downs, C J., Sorensen, D A., and Hayes, J P.. A strong response to selection on mass-independent maximal metabolic rate without a correlated response in basal metabolic rate, 419-427. Vol. 114. Heredity, 2015. (DOI: 10.1038/hdy.2014.122)
  • Wone, Bernard, Donovan, E R., Cushman, J C., and Hayes, J P.. Metabolic rates associated with membrane fatty acids in mice selected for increased maximal metabolic rate, 70-78. Vol. 165. Comp Biochem Physiol A , 2013.
  • Downs, C J., Brown, J L., Wone, Bernard, Donovan, E R., Hunter, K, and Hayes, J P.. Selection for increased mass-independent maximal metabolic rate suppresses innate but not adaptive immune function, 1471-2954. Vol. 280. Proc R Soc B , 2013.
  • Miller, W W., Johnson, D W., Gergans, N, Carroll-Moore, E M., Walker, R F., Cody, T L., and Wone, Bernard. Update on the effects of a sierran wildfire on surface runoff water quality, 1185-1195. Vol. 42. J Eviron Qual , 2013.
  • Yobi, A, Wone, Bernard, Xu, W, Alexander, D C., Guo, L, Ryals, J A., Oliver, M J., and Cushman, J C.. Comparative metabolic profiling between desiccation-sensitive and desiccation-tolerant species of Selaginella reveals novel insights into the resurrection trait, 399-405. Vol. 72. Plant J, 2012.
  • Yobi, A, Wone, Bernard, Xu, W, Alexander, D C., Guo, L, Ryals, J A., Oliver, M J., and Cushman, J C.. Metabolomic profiling in Selaginella lepidophylla reveals adaptations essential for desiccation tolerance, 369-385. Vol. 6. Mol Plant, 2012.
  • Oliver, M J., Guo, L, Alexander, D C., Ryals, J A., Wone, Bernard, and Cuahman, J C.. A sister group contrast delineates the biochemical regulation underlying desiccation tolerance in Sporobolus stapfianus, 1231-1248. Vol. 23. Plant Cell, 2011.
  • Wone, Bernard, Donovan, E R., and Hayes, J P.. Metabolomics of aerobic metabolism in mice selected for increased maximal metabolic rate, 399-405. Vol. 6. Comp Biochem Physiol D, 2011.
  • Wone, Bernard, Sears, M W., Labocha, M K., Donovan, E R., and Hayes, J P.. Genetic variances and covariances of aerobic metabolic rates in laboratory mice., 3695-3704. Vol. 276. Proc R Soc B, 2009.
  • Wone, Bernard, and Wone, Beate. Movements, home range, and activity patterns of the horned lizard, Phrynosoma mcallii, 679-686. Vol. 37. J Herp, 2003.
  • Wone, Beate, Wone, Bernard, Bros, S, and Kutilek, M. Habitat use of the flat-tailed horned lizard (Phrynosoma mcallii) in a disturbed environment, 210-216. Vol. 32. J Herp, 1998.
  • Wone, Bernard, and Wone, Beate. Observations on the escape behavior of the horned lizard Phrynosoma mcallii, 132. Vol. 26. Herp Review, 1995.

Awards and Honors:

  • Research Recognition Award, Comparative and Evolutionary Physiology Section of the American Physiological Society, 2014

Presentations:

  • Walker, Gabriela, Yockey, Mark, Wone, Bernard. Identifying Globalization Factors that Might Lead to Addictive Behaviors Culminating in Disability. Presented at the 16th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education, Honolulu, Hawaii. (January 4, 2018)
  • Rathnayake, Kumudu N., Koster, Karen, Alexander, Danny, Wone, Bernard. Desiccation Tolerance in the Moss Physcomitrella patens: Insights into Metabolic Pathway Alterations during Acquisition of Desiccation Tolerance.. Presented at the MOSS 2017, Honolulu, HI. (June 23, 2017)
  • Walker, Gabriela, Wone, Bernard. Socio-Cultural Factors Impacting Disabling Addictive Behaviors in Work-Aged Populations. Presented at the Canada International Conference on Education (CICE 2017), University of Toronto Mississauga, Canada. (June 2017)
  • Rathnayake, Kumudu N., Wone, Bernard, Alexander, Danny, Koster, Karen. The Acquisition of Desiccation Tolerance in the Moss Physcomitrella patens: a metabolomic analysis.. Presented at the Plant Biology 2017, Honolulu, HI. (June 2017)
  • Wone, Bernard, Kinchen, Jason M., Swanson, David. Seasonal Metabotypes in Small Birds. Presented at the Experimental Biology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. (April 2017)
  • Wone, Beate, Kinchen, Jason M., Kaup, Elana R., Wone, Bernard. Time course metabolic profiling of senescing flight muscles in the hawk moth, Manduca sexta. Presented at the Experimental Biology Annual Meeting. (April 2017)
  • Garcia, T M., Wone, Bernard, Yim, W C., Lim, S D., Ha, J, Schlauch, K A., Cushman, J C.. Characterization of the Transcriptional Regulation of Crassulacean Acid Metabolism (CAM) in Kalanchoe laxiflora mesophyll Tissue. Presented at the 25th Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA. (January 2017)
  • Yim, W C., Ha, J, Lim, S D., Wone, Bernard, Albion, R L., Yin, H, Yang, X, Cushman, J C.. Genome Sequencing of the Common Ice Plant (Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L.). Presented at the 25th Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA. (January 2017)
  • Yim, W C., Lim, S D., Wone, Bernard, Albion, R L., Mayer, J A., Cushman, J C.. Transcriptome Analysis & Beyond: Advanced Approaches for Transcriptome Analysis in Diploid and Polyploid Plant Species. Presented at the 25th Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA. (January 2017)
  • Wone, Beate, Kinchen, Jason M., Kaup, Elana R., Wone, Bernard. Metabolic changes underpinning aging flight muscles in the hawk moth, Manduca sexta. Presented at the American Physiological Society Intersociety Meeting: The Integrative Biology of Exercise , Phoenix, AZ. (November 2016)
  • Meyer, J A., Yim, W C., Wone, Bernard, Patterson, A H., Cushman, J C.. Generating a Robust Genome and Transcriptome for Prickly Pear Cactus. Presented at the 24th Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA. (January 2016)
  • Yim, W C., Lim, S D., Ha, J, Wone, Bernard, Albion, R L., Cushman, J C., Yin, H, Yang, X. High Quality De Novo Genome Assemblies of the Common Ice Plant (Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L.) - a Functional Genomics Resource for Crassulacean Acid Metabolism (CAM) and Halophytism. Presented at the 24th Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA. (January 2016)
  • Wone, Bernard. Covariates, random effects, false discovery rates and beyond. Presented at the 9th International Congress of Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry, Kraków, Poland. (August 2015)
  • Wone, Bernard, Bilgi, B G., Schlauch, K A., Cushman, J C.. Metabolome dynamics of crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) in the facultative CAM species, Mesembryanthemum crystallinum. Presented at the 20th Penn State Plant Biology Symposium, Plant Stress-Omics in a Changing Climate, Penn State, State College, PA. (April 2015)
  • Wone, Bernard, Ojha, J, Davidowitz, G. Animal models of human muscle aging and disease: the hawk moth, Manduca sexta, flies forward. Presented at the Experimental Biology Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. (March 2015)
  • Wone, Bernard, Yim, W C., Albion, R L., Schlauch, K A., Cushman, J C.. Uncovering transcriptional gene regulatory networks operating in the facultative CAM species, Mesembryanthemum crystallinum. Presented at the 22nd Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA. (January 2015)
  • Wone, Bernard, Ojha, J, Davidowitz, G. Age related changes in flight muscle ultrastructures of the hawk moth, Manduca sexta: a novel non-vertebrate animal model for investigating vertebrate skeletal muscle function, disease, degeneration, and aging. Presented at the American Physiological Society Intersociety Meeting: Comparative Approaches to Grand Challenges in Physiology, San Diego, CA. (October 2014)
  • Wone, Bernard, Bilgi, B G., Albion, R L., Yim, W C., Tillet, R L., Schlauch, K A., Cushman, J C.. Transcriptional dynamics of crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) in the facultative CAM species, Mesembryanthemum crystallinum. Presented at the 34th New Phytologist Symposium: Systems biology and ecology of CAM plants, Tahoe City, CA. (July 2014)
  • Wone, Bernard, Ojha, J, Contreras, H L., Davidowitz, G. More is not always better: a hidden cost of the flight-fecundity trade-off in the hawk moth. Presented at the Experimental Biology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. (April 2014)
  • Wone, Bernard, Bilgi, B G., Albion, R L., Yim, W C., Schlauch, K A., Cushman, J C.. Transcriptomic and Metabolomic Analysis of CAM in Ice Plant. Presented at the 22nd Plant and Animal Genome Conference, Functional Genomics of C4 and CAM Photosynthesis workshop, San Diego, CA. (January 2014)
  • Wone, Bernard, Schlauch, K A., Cushman, J C.. Identifying temporal regulatory networks operating within mesophyll cells in a CAM plant. Presented at the International Symposium on C4 and CAM Plant Biology, Champaign, IL. (August 2013)