CHARLES DREWES PUBLICATIONS

 

Drewes, C.D. (2005) Human Touch and Temperature Senses. In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching , Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 26 (in press)
 

Drewes, C.D. (2005) A Toolbox for working with living invertebrates. In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching , Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 26 (in press)
 

Drewes, C.D. and M. Oehler (2004) Invertebrate LocOlympics: An investigation and inquiry into invertebrate locomotion and biomechanics, In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching (Ed. M. A. O’Donnell), Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 25, pp. 235-253.
 

Drewes, C.D. (2004) New light on phototaxis and phototropism, In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching (Ed. M. A. O’Donnell), Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 25, pp. 398-405.
 

Drewes, C.D. (2003) Biological Smoke Detectors, Kansas School Naturalist, vol. 50, pp 1-16.
 

Lesiuk, N. and C D. Drewes (2001) Behavioral plasticity and central regeneration of locomotor reflexes in the freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus. I. Transection studies. Invertebrate Biology 120:248-258. http://www.invertebratebiology.org/ib1203.php?action=1&artno=125
 

Lesiuk, N. and C.D. Drewes (2001) Behavioral plasticity and central regeneration of locomotor reflexes in the freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus. II. Ablation studies. Invertebrate Biology 120:259-268. http://www.invertebratebiology.org/ib1203.php?action=1&artno=126
 

Ding, J, W., C.D. Drewes, and W.H. Hsu (2001) Lethal and sublethal effects of ivermectin in a freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 20:1584-1590. http://etc.allenpress.com/entconline/?request=get-abstract&issn=0730-7268&volume=020&issue=07&page=1584
 

Drewes, C.D. (2000) Electromyography: Recording electrical signals from human muscle. In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching, (Ed. S. Karcher), Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 21, pp. 248-270.
 

Drewes, C.D. (2000) Models and Mindsets for Teaching Neurophysiology, In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching  (Ed S. Karcher), Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 21, p. 487.

Lesiuk, N.M. and C.D. Drewes (1999) Blackworms, blood pulsations, and drug effects. American Biology Teacher, Vol. 51:48-53.
 

Drewes, C.D. and K. Cain (1999) As the Worm Turns: Locomotion in a freshwater oligochaete worm. American Biology Teacher, Vol. 51, 438-442.
 

Drewes, C.D. (1999) Helical swimming and body reversal behaviors in Lumbriculus variegatus (Family Lumbriculidae) Hydrobiologia 406:263-269.

http://www.zool.iastate.edu/~c_drewes/swimpdf.pdf
 

Lesiuk, N.M. and C.D. Drewes (1999) Autotomy reflex in a freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus. Hydrobiologia 406:253-261.
http://www.zool.iastate.edu/~c_drewes/autotpdf.pdf

 

Drewes, C. (1999) Non-invasive recording of giant nerve fiber action potentials from freely moving oligochaetes, In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching (Ed..S.J. Karcher), Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 20, pp. 45-62.
 

Drewes, C.D. (1997) Sublethal effects of environmental toxicants on oligochaete escape reflexes. American Zoologist. 37:346-353.
 

Rice, P.J., C.D. Drewes, T.M. Klubertanz, S.P. Bradbury, and J.R. Coats (1997) Acute toxicity and behavioral effects of chlorpyrifos, permethrin, phenol, strychnine, and 2,4-dinitrophenol to 30-day-old Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes). Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 16:696-704.

http://etc.allenpress.com/entconline/?request=get-abstract&issn=0730-7268&volume=016&issue=04&page=0696
 

Drewes, C.D. (1996) Those Wonderful Worms Carolina Tips  (August) 59:17-20. http://www.carolina.com/tips/worm/worm.asp
 

Drewes, C.D. (1996) Heads or Tails: Patterns of Segmental Regeneration in a Freshwater Oligochaete, In: Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching (Ed. J.C. Glase), Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), Vol. 17, pp. 23-34.
 

Turnbull, D. and C.D. Drewes (1996) Touch sensitivity in oligochaete giant fibers is transiently enhanced by a single spike. Canad. J. Zool. 74:841-844.
 

Rogge, R.W. and C.D. Drewes (1993) Assessing sublethal neurotoxicity effects in the freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus. Aquatic Toxicol. 26:73-90.
 

Drewes, C.D. and C.R. Fourtner (1993) Helical swimming in a freshwater oligochaete. Biological Bulletin (Woods Hole), 185:1-9.

http://www.biolbull.org/cgi/reprint/185/1/1.pdf
 

Drewes, C.D., A. Lingamneni, and R.W. Rogge (1993) Non-invasive measures of neurotoxicity in terrestrial and aquatic oligochaetes. In: Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment, Vol. II, ASTM STP 1216 (J. Gorsuch et al., Eds.), American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, pp. 263-274.
 

Featherstone, D., C.D. Drewes, JR. Coats, and S.P. Bradbury (1993) A non-invasive neurotoxicity assay using larval medaka. In: Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment, Vol. II, ASTM STP 1216 (J. Gorsuch et al., Eds.), American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, pp. 275-288.
 

Brown, G.G. and C.D. Drewes (1992) 31P-NMR studies of phospholombricine and other phosphorus containing metabolites in selected freshwater and terrestrial oligochaetes. Compar. Biochem. Physiol. 102B:389-396.
 

Drewes, C.D. and A. Lingamneni (1992) Use of earthworms in eco-neurotoxicity testing: sublethal effects of carbofuran in Lumbricus terrestris. Chapter in: Ecotoxicology of Earthworms, (P. Grieg-Smith et al., eds.), Intercept Ltd, Andover, UK, pp. 63-72.
 

Wilson, E.F., C.D. Drewes and G.G. Brown (1992) Characterization of phosphorus metabolism during six stages of development in the earthworm, Eisenia foetida, using P-31-NMR. Compar. Biochem. Physiol. 102B:383-388.
 

Coats, J.R., L.L. Karr and C.D. Drewes (1991) Toxicity and neurotoxic effects of monoterpenoids in insects and earthworms. In: Naturally Occuring Pest Bioregulators (P. A. Hedin, Ed.), American Chemical Society, pp. 305-316.
 

Featherstone, D., C.D. Drewes and J.R. Coats (1991) Noninvasive detection of electrical events during startle reflex in larval medaka. J. Exper. Biol. 158:583-589.
 

Drewes, C.D. and C.R. Fourtner (1991) Reorganization of escape reflexes during asexual fission in an aquatic oligochaete, Dero digitata. J. Exper. Zool. 260:170-180.
 

Karr, L.L., C.D. Drewes and J.R. Coats (1990) Toxic effects of d-limonene in the earthworm Eisenia foetida (Savigny). Pestic. Biochem. Physiol. 36:175-186.
 

Drewes, C.D. and C.R. Fourtner (1990) Morphallaxis in an aquatic oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus: Organization of escape reflexes in regenerating body fragments.  Devel. Biol. 138:94-103.
   

O'Gara, B. and C.D. Drewes (1990) Modulation of tension by octopamine in the metathoracic dorsal longitudinal muscle of the cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus. J. Exper. Biol. 149:161-176.
 

Drewes, C.D. and R.O. Brinkhurst (1990) Giant nerve fibers and rapid escape reflexes in newly hatched aquatic oligochaetes, Lumbriculus variegatus (Family Lumbriculidae). Invert. Reprod. Devel. 17:91-95.
 

Drewes, C.D. (1990) Tell-tail adaptations for respiration and rapid escape in a freshwater oligochaete (Lumbriculus variegatus Mull.) Proc. Iowa Acad. Sci. 97:112-114. (commemorative volume)
 

Drewes, C.D. and M.J. Zoran (l989) Neurobehavioral specializations for respiratory movements and rapid escape from predators in posterior segments of the tubificid, Branchiura sowerbyi. Hydrobiologia 180:65-71.
 

Drewes, C.D. and C.R. Fourtner (l989 Hindsight and rapid escape in a freshwater oligochaete. Biological Bulletin (Woods Hole) 177:363-371.
 

Heppner, T.J. and C.D. Drewes (1989) Effects of paraoxon on spike initiation and conduction block in the giant interneurones of the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana. Compar. Biochem. Physiol. 94C:515-520.
 

Zoran, M.J., C.D. Drewes, C.R. Fourtner and A. Siegel (1988) The lateral giant interneurons of the tubificid worm, Branchiura sowerbyi: Structural and functional asymmetry of a paired giant fiber system. J. Compar. Neurol. 275:76-86.
 

Drewes, C.D., E. P. Vining and M.J. Zoran (1988) Regeneration of rapid escape reflex pathways in earthworms. Amer. Zoologist 28:1077-1089.

Zoran, M. J. and C.D. Drewes (1988) The rapid tail withdrawal reflex of the tubificid worm, Branchiura sowerbyi. J. Exper. Biol. 137:487-500.
 

Drewes, C.D., E. P. Vining and C. A. Callahan  (1988) Electrophysiological detection of sublethal neurotoxic effects in intact earthworms. In Earthworms in Waste and Environmental Management. (C.A. Edwards and E.P. Neuhauser, eds.) SPB Academic Publishing, The Hague, Netherlands, pp. 355-366.
 

Drewes, C.D., C.A. Callahan and M.J. Zoran (1987) Sublethal neurotoxicity of the fungicide benomyl in earthworms (Eisenia foetida). Pestic. Sci. 19:197-208.

Heppner, T.J., C.D. Drewes, and J. R. Coats (1987) Electrophysiological effects of paraoxon on the giant interneurons in the American cockroach Periplaneta americana.  Pestic. Biochem. Physiol. 28:57-66.
 

Zoran, M.J. and C.D. Drewes (1987) Rapid escape reflexes in aquatic oligochaetes: Variations in design and function of evolutionarily conserved giant fiber systems. J. Compar. Physiol. 161:729-738.
 

Zoran, M.J., T.J. Heppner, and C.D. Drewes (1986) Teratogenic effects of the fungicide, benomyl, on posterior segmental regeneration in the earthworm Eisenia foetida. Pestic. Sci. 17:641-652.
 

Heppner, T.A., J.R. Coats and C.D. Drewes (1986) Neurotoxic actions of isofenphos and three isofenphos metabolites in the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana. Pestic. Biochem. Physiol. 27:76-85.
 

Vining, E.P. and C.D. Drewes (1985) Functional connections are established between giant nerve fibers in grafted earthworms. J. Exper. Zool. 233:121-125.
 

Welch, M.F. and C.D. Drewes (1985) Escape reflex development during posterior regeneration in the earthworm, Eisenia foetida. J. Exper. Zool. 235:35-44.
 

Vining, E.P. and C.D. Drewes (1985) Donor-recipient interconnections between giant nerve fibers in transplanted ventral nerve cords of earthworms. J. Neurobiol. 16:283-299.
 

Vining, E.P. and C.D. Drewes (1985) Restoration of sensory and motor function in earthworm escape reflex pathways following ventral nerve cord transplantation. J. Neurobiol. 16:301-315.
 

Drewes, C.D. and E.P. Vining (1984) In vivo neurotoxic effects of dieldrin on giant nerve fibers and escape reflex function in the earthworm, Eisenia foetida. Pestic. Biochem. Physiol. 22:93-104.
 

Drewes, CD., E. P. Vining, and C.A. Callahan (1984) Non-invasive electrophysiological monitoring: A sensitive method for detecting sublethal neurotoxicity in earthworms. Envir. Toxicol.Chem. 3:325-334.
 

Drewes, C.D. (1984) Escape reflexes in earthworms and other annelids. In: Neural Mechanisms of Startle Behavior. (R. C. Eaton, Ed.) Plenum, N.Y. pp. 43-91.
 

Drewes, C.D., C.A. Callahan, and W.M. Fender (1983) Species specificity of giant nerve fiber conduction velocity in oligochaetes. Canad. J. Zool. 61:2688-2694.
 

Bradfisch, G.A., C.D. Drewes and J.A. Mutchmor (1982) Neural correlates of chill coma in the cockroach, Periplaneta americana. J. Exper. Biol. 96:131-141.
 

OGara, B., E.P. Vining, and C.D. Drewes (1982) Electrophysiological correlates of rapid escape reflexes in earthworms, Eisenia foetida. I. Functional development of giant nerve fibers during embryonic and postembryonic periods. J. Neurobiol. 13:337-353.
 

Vining, E.P., B. OGara, and C.D. Drewes (1982) Electrophysiological correlates of rapid escape reflexes in earthworms, Eisenia foetida. II. Effects of food deprivation on the functional development of giant nerve fibers. J. Neurobiol. 13:355-367.
 

Pallas, S.L. and C.D. Drewes (l981) The rapid tail flattening component of MGF-mediated escape behavior in the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris. Compar. Biochem. Physiol. 70:57-64.
 

Drewes, C.D., M.J. Denney, B. OGara and E.P. Vining (1981) Intracellular electrical activity of the intact and isolated dorsal blood vessel of the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris. J. Exp. Biol. 93:149-165.
 

Drewes, C.D. (1981) Methods for monitoring nerve conduction, synaptic transmission, and neural correlates of escape behavior in completely intact earthworms. In: Workshop on the Role of Earthworms in the Stabilization of Organic Residues, Vol. 1, Beech Leaf Press, Kalamazoo, MI., pp. 36-46.
 

Balter, R.J., C.D. Drewes and J.L. McFall (1980) In vivo conduction properties of regenerating giant nerve fibers in earthworms. J. Exper. Zool. 211:395-405.
 

Drewes, C.D. and J.L. McFall (1980) Longitudinal variations in the efficacy of lateral giant fiber-to-giant motor neuron transmission in intact earthworms. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. 66A:315-321.
 

Drewes, C.D., J.L. McFall, E.P. Vining, and S.L. Pallas (1980) Longitudinal variation in MGF-mediated giant motor neuron activity and rapid escape shortening in intact earthworms. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. 67A:659-665.
 

Fourtner, C.R., C.D. Drewes and J.W. Holtzmann (1978) Specificity of afferent and efferent regeneration in the cockroach: Establishment of a reflex pathway between contralaterally homologous target cells. J. Neurophysiol. 41:885-895.
 

Drewes, C.D., K.B. Landa and J.L. McFall (1978) Giant nerve fiber activity in intact freely moving earthworms. J. Exper. Biol. 72:217-227.
 

Fourtner, C.R. and C.D. Drewes (1977) Excitation of the common inhibitory motor neuron: A possible role in the startle reflex of the cockroach, Periplaneta americana. J. Neurobiol. 8:477-489.
 

Sherman, R.G., C.R. Fourtner, and C.D. Drewes (1976) Invertebrate nerve-muscle systems (Mini-review). Compar. Biochem. Physiol. 53A:227-233.
 

Drewes, C. D. and C.R. Fourtner (1976) Stretch-sensitive neural units in the body wall of the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris. J. Exper. Biol. 65:39-50.
 

Drewes, C.D. and R.A. Bernard (1976) Electrophysiological responses of chemosensitive sensilla in the wolf spider. J. Exper. Zool. 198:423-428.
 

Drewes, C.D. and R.A. Pax (1974) Neuromuscular physiology of the longitudinal muscle of the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris. I. Effects of different physiological salines. J. Exper. Biol. 60:445-452.
 

Drewes, C.D. and R.A. Pax (1974) Neuromuscular physiology of the longitudinal muscle of the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris. II. Patterns of innervation. J. Exper. Biol. 60:453-467.
 

Drewes, C.D. and R.A. Pax (1974) Neuromuscular physiology of the longitudinal muscle of the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris. III. Mapping of motor fields. J. Exper. Biol. 60:469-475.
 

Drewes, C.D. and R.A. Pax (1971) Mechanical responses of the body wall muscle of the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris, to segmental nerve stimulation. Canad. J. Zool. 48:1527-1534.
 

Fourtner, C.R., C.D. Drewes and R.A. Pax (1970) Rhythmic motor outputs coordinating the respiratory movement of the gill plates of Limulus polyphemus. Compar. Biochem. Physiol. 38:751-762.