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Person Details: Ian P. Callard

Superfund Research Program

Ian P. Callard

Boston University
Department of Biology
5 Cummington Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02215
Phone: 617-353-5087
Fax: 617-353-2394
Email: ipc@bu.edu

Projects

Publications

2011

  • Marquez EC, Traylor-Knowles N, Novillo-Villajos A, Callard IP. 2011. Cloning of estrogen receptor alpha and aromatase cDNAs and gene expression in turtles (Chrysemys picta and Pseudemys scripta) exposed to different environments. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 154(3):213-225. doi:10.1016/j.cbpc.2011.05.008 PMID:21664488
  • Marquez EC, Traylor-Knowles N, Novillo-Villajos A, Callard IP. 2011. Novel cDNA sequences of aryl hydrocarbon receptors and gene expression in turtles (Chrysemys picta and Pseudemys scripta) exposed to different environments. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 154:305-317. doi:10.1016/j.cbpc.2011.06.017 PMID:21763458 PMCID:PMC3176672

2008

  • Kitana N, Callard IP. 2008. Effect of cadmium on gonadal development in freshwater turtle (Trachemys scripta, Chrysemys picta) embryos. J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 43(3):262-271. doi:10.1080/10934520701792753 PMID:18205057
  • Lutton BV, Callard IP. 2008. Influence of reproductive activity, sex steroids, and seasonality on epigonal organ cellular proliferation in the skate (Leucoraja erinacea). Gen Comp Endocrinol 155(1):116-25. PMID:17499739
  • Lutton BV, Callard IP. 2008. Morphological relationships and leukocyte influence on steroid production in the epigonal organ-ovary complex of the skate, Leucoraja erinacea. J Morphol 269(5):620-629. doi:10.1002/jmor.10614 PMID:18302243

2007

  • Kitana N, Won S, Callard IP. 2007. Reproductive deficits in male freshwater turtle Chrysemys picta from Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Biol Reprod 76(3):346-52. PMID:17123946
  • Lutton BV, Callard IP. 2007. Effects of reproductive activity and sex hormones on apoptosis in the epigonal organ of the skate (Leucoraja erinacea). Gen Comp Endocrinol 154(1-3):75-84. doi:10.1016/j.ygcen.2007.06.014 PMID:17714713

2006

  • Kitana N, Khonsue W, Won S, Lance VA, Callard IP. 2006. Gonadotropin and estrogen responses in freshwater turtle (Chrysemys picta) from Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Gen Comp Endocrinol 149(1):49-57. PMID:16774753
  • Novillo A, Kitana N, Won S, Callard IP. 2006. Comparative environmental endocrinology, genomics and endocrine disruption. In: Proceedings of the 5th Intercongress Symposium of the Asia and Oceania Society for Comparative Endocrinology. Bangkok, Thailand. pp.77-82.
  • Puinean AM, Labadie P, Hill EM, Osada M, Kishida M, Novillo A, Callard IP, Rotchell JM. 2006. Laboratory exposure to 17beta-estradiol fails to induce vitellogenin and estrogen receptor gene expression in the marine invertebrate Mytilus edulis. Aquat Toxicol 79(4):376-383. doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2006.07.006 PMID:16930737

2005

  • Callard IP, George JS, Koob TJ. 2005. Endocrine Control of the Female Reproductive Tract. Chapter 9 in: The Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Chondrichthyes: sharks, batoids and chimaeras. Science Publishers, Enfield, NH. pp.283-300.
  • Custodia-Lora N, Novillo A, Callard IP. 2005. Synergistic role for pituitary growth hormone in the regulation of hepatic estrogen and progesterone receptors and vitellogenesis in female freshwater turtles, Chrysemys picta. Gen Comp Endocrinol 140:25-32. PMID:15596068
  • Lutton BV, George JS, Murrin CR, Fileti LA, Callard IP. 2005. The Elasmobranch Ovary. Chapter 8 in: The Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Chondrichthyes: sharks, batoids and chimaeras. Science Publishers, Enfield, NH. pp.237-82.
  • Novillo A, Kitana N, Marquez E, Callard IP. 2005. Genotoxicity in repiles. In: New Perspectives: Toxicology and the Environment. Taylor and Francis, London, England. pp.241-166.
  • Novillo A, Won S, Li C, Callard IP. 2005. Changes in nuclear receptor and vitellogenin gene expression in response to steroids and heavy metal in Caenorhabditis elegans. Integr Comp Biol 45:61-71. PMID:21676746
  • Rie MT, Kitana N, Lendas KA, Won S, Callard IP. 2005. Reproductive endocrine disruption in a sentinel species (Chrysemys picta) on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 48(2):217-224. PMID:15719200
  • Won S, Novillo A, Custodia N, Rie MT, Fitzgerald K, Osada M, Callard IP. 2005. The fresh water mussel (Elliptic complanata) as a sentinel species: vitellogenin and steroid receptors. Integr Comp Biol 45:72-80.

2004

  • Custodia-Lora N, Novillo A, Callard IP. 2004. Effect of gonadal steroids on progesterone receptor, estrogen receptor, and vitellogenin expression in male turtles (Chrysemys picta). J Exp Zool 301A(1):15-25. PMID:14695685
  • Custodia-Lora N, Novillo A, Callard IP. 2004. Regulation of hepatic progesterone and estrogen receptors in the female turtle, Chrysemys picta: relationship to vitellogenesis. Gen Comp Endocrinol 136(2):232-240. PMID:15028527

2003

  • Custodia-Lora N, Callard IP. 2003. Effects of gonadal steroids on progesterone receptor mRNA and progesterone receptor, estrogen receptor mRNA and vitellogenin mRNA and vitellogenin. Gen Comp Endocrinol

2002

  • Custodia-Lora N, Callard IP. 2002. Progesterone and progesterone receptors in reptiles. Gen Comp Endocrinol 127:1-7. PMID:12161195
  • Custodia-Lora N, Callard IP. 2002. Seasonal changes in hepatic progesterone receptor mRNA, estrogen receptor mRNA, and vitellogenin mRNA in the painted turtle, Chrysemys picta. Gen Comp Endocrinol 128:193-204. PMID:12392693
  • Duggan AE, Marie RS, Callard IP. 2002. Expression of SR-BI (Scavenger Receptor Class B Type I) in turtle (Chrysemys picta) tissues and other nonmammalian vertebrates. J Exp Zool 292(5):430-434. PMID:11857477

2001

  • Custodia N, Won S, Novillo A, Wieland M, Li C, Callard IP. 2001. Caenorhabditis elegans as an environmental monitor using DNA microarray analysis. Ann N Y Acad Sci 948:32-42. PMID:11795393
  • Duggan AE, Paolucci M, Tercyak A, Gigliotti M, Small D, Callard IP. 2001. Seasonal variation in plasma lipids, lipoproteins, apolipoprotein A-I and vitellogenin in the freshwater turtle, Chrysemys picta. Comp Biochem Physiol 130(2):253-269. PMID:11544071
  • Rie MT, Lendas KA, Callard IP. 2001. Cadmium: Tissue distribution and binding protein induction in the painted turtle, Chrysemys picta. Comp Biochem Physiol 130(1):41-51. PMID:11544142

2000

  • Callard IP. 2000. C.elegans as a model for environmental change. In: Proceedings of "e. hormone 2000". New Orleans, LA.
  • Callard IP. 2000. Field and laboratory studies of endocrine disruption by heavy metals in wildlife species. In: Proceedings of the Gordon Research Conference on "Environmental Endocrine Disrupters".
  • Callard IP, Li C, Won S. 2000. Caenorhabditis elegans as a potential bioindicator species for xenobiotics. In: Proceedings of the Workshop on "Endocrine Disrupters in Food and Water: Possible impact on human health". Copenhagen, Denmark. pp.30.
  • Callard IP, Rie MT. 2000. Assessment of the effects of groundwater pollution on a sentinel species, Chrysemys picta, on Cape Cod: tissue contaminant levels and hepatic and reproductive bioindicators. In: Proceedings of the Workshop on "Endocrine Disrupters in Food and Water: Possible impact on human health". Copenhagen, Denmark. pp.29.
  • Custodia N, Callard IP. 2000. The turtle hepatic progesterone receptor: expression and potential role in the regulation of vitellogenin gene expression. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Congress of Endocrinology, 2000.
  • Custodia N, Won S, Novillo A, Li C, Callard IP. 2000. Potential use of cultured C. elegans as a test system for xenobiotics. In: Proceedings of the Superfund Basic Research Program Conference: "Oxidative Processes: Stress to Remediation". Chapel Hill, NC. pp.18.
  • Rie MT, Lendas KA, Woodin BR, Stegeman JJ, Callard IP. 2000. Hepatic biotransformation enzymes in a sentinel species, the painted turtle (Chrysemys picta), from Cape Cod, Massachusetts: seasonal-, sex- and location related differences. Biomarkers 5(5):382-394. doi:10.1080/135475000424384 PMID:23886024
  • Rie MT, Lendas KA, Woodin BR, Stegeman JJ, Callard IP. 2000. Multiple bioindicators of environmental pollution in a sentinel species, Chrysemys picta, on Cape Cod,MA. Mar Environ Res 50(1):436-437.

1999

  • Callard GV, Callard IP. 1999. Spermatogenesis in subavian vertebrates. In: Encyclopedia of Reproduction, Vol 4. Academic Press, pp.563-570.
  • Custodia N, Won S, Callard IP. 1999. A cDNA from the freshwater mussel (Elliptio complanata) with homology to vertebrate steroid receptors. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Environmental Hormones. Tulane University, New Orleans, LA.
  • Rie MT, Callard IP. 1999. Changes in bioindicators of environmental pollution in sentinel species, Chrysemys picta and Elliptio complanata, on Cape Cod, MA. In: Proceedings of the Keystone Symposium. Keystone, CO. pp.225.
  • Rie MT, Lendas KA, Callard IP. 1999. Reproductive changes in the turtle, Chrysemys picta, on Cape Cod, MA: indices of endocrine disruption?. Biol Reprod 60:194.
  • Rie MT, Lendas KA, Woodin BR, Stegeman JJ, Callard IP. 1999. Multiple bioindicators of environmental pollution, Chrysemys picta, on Cape Cod, MA. In: Proceedings of the PRIMO Meeting. pp.58.
  • Won S, Flynn A, Ammerman M, Callard IP. 1999. Putative vitellogenins in the freshwater mussel, Elliptio complanata. Soc Study of Reproduction Abs 60(Suppl1):293.

1998

  • Rie MT, Lendas KA, Woodin BR, Stegeman JJ, Callard IP. 1998. Seasonal, sex-related and habitat differences in hepatic CYP1A and glutathione-s-transferase in field-trapped turtles (Chrysemys picta). In: Proceedings of the Superfund Basic Research Program (SBRP) Conference, 1998. Boston, MA. pp.45.
  • Rie MT, Lendas KA, Woodin BR, Stegeman JJ, Callard IP. 1998. Seasonal, sex-related and habitat differences in hepatic CYP1A and glutathione-s-transferase in field-trapped turtles (Chrysemys picta). Biol Reprod 58(1):351.

1997

  • Rie MT, Callard IP. 1997. Tissue heavy metal content in a freshwater species, the turtle, Chrsemys picta, on Cape Cod, Massachusetts: Habitat, tissue and sex related differences. Biol Reprod 56(1):97.
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