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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Biology
Address
Universidade de São Paulo, Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirao Preto Avenida Bandeirantes, 3900
Ribeirao Preto
Sao Paulo
14040-901
Regions Black Sea
Tel 55-16-3315-3687
Fax 55-16-3315-3666
Email
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Website http://www.ffclrp.usp.br, http://lattes.cnpq.br/6084075762445448
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Limnology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Limnology
Research Activities Osmotic and ionic regulation in marine and freshwater crustaceans; chromatic adaptation in marine and freshwater crustaceans; neurosecretory mechanisms; cytoplasmic motility in chromatophores; sodium/potassium ATPase activity; gill and renal organ ultrastructure; Palaemon; Callinectes; Uca; Brachyura; mangrove crabs; metabolism; thermal tolerance; salinity tolerance; gene expression.

Some Spanish
Research Region 102
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by John MCNAMARA)

WEIHRAUCH, D. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. ; TOWLE, D. W. ; Onken, H. . Ion-motive ATPases and active, transbranchial NaCl uptake in the red freshwater crab Dilocarcinus pagei (Decapoda, Trichodactylidae). Journal of Experimental Biology, Inglaterra, v. 207, n. 26, p. 4623-4631, 2004.
FALEIROS, R. O. ; Goldman, M. H. S. ; Furriel, R. P. M. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . Differential adjustment in gill Na+/K+- and V-ATPase activities and transporter mRNA expression during osmoregulatory acclimation in the cinnamon shrimp Macrobrachium amazonicum (Decapoda, Palaemonidae). Journal of Experimental Biology, v. 213, p. 3894-3905, 2010.
Faria, Samuel Coelho ; Augusto, Alessandra Silva ; McNamara, John Campbell . Intra- and extracellular osmotic regulation in the hololimnetic Caridea and Anomura: a phylogenetic perspective on the conquest of fresh water by the decapod Crustacea. Journal of Comparative Physiology. B, Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology, v. 181, p. 175-186, 2011.
Furriel, Rosa Prazeres Melo ; Firmino, Kelly Cristina Silva ; Masui, Douglas Chodi ; Faleiros, Rogério Oliveira ; Torres, Antonio Hernandes ; McNamara, John C. . Structural and biochemical correlates of Na+,K+-ATPase driven ion uptake across the posterior gill epithelium of the true freshwater crab, Dilocarcinus pagei (Brachyura, Trichodactylidae). Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part A, Ecological Genetics and Physiology, v. 313, p. 508-523, 2010.
Milograna, Sarah Ribeiro ; Bell, Fernanda Tinti ; McNamara, John Campbell . Signal transduction, plasma membrane calcium movements, and pigment translocation in freshwater shrimp chromatophores. Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part A, Ecological Genetics and Physiology, v. 313A, p. 605-617, 2010.
Belli,N.M. ; FALEIROS, R. O. ; FIRMINO, K. C. S. ; MASUI, D. ; LEONE, F. A. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. ; FURRIEL, R. . Na,K-ATPase activity and epithelial interfaces in gills of the freshwater shrimp Macrobrachium amazonicum (Decapoda, Palaemonidae). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, v. 152A, p. 431-439, 2009.
RIBEIRO, M. R. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . The cyclic guanosine monophosphate signaling cascade mediates pigment aggregation in freshwater shrimp chromatophores. Biological Bulletin, v. 216, p. 138-148, 2009.
Augusto, A ; Silva Pinheiro, A ; Greene, LJ ; Laure, HJ ; McNamara, JC . Evolutionary transition to freshwater by ancestral marine palaemonids: evidence from osmoregulation in a tide pool shrimp. Aquatic Biology, v. 7, p. 113-122, 2009.
FREIRE, C. A. ; Onken, H. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . A structure-function analysis of ion transport in crustacean gills and excretory organs. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, v. 151, p. 272-304, 2008.
AUGUSTO, A. S. ; GREENE, L. J. ; LAURE, H. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . The ontogeny of isosmotic intracellular regulation in the diadromous, freshwater palaemonid shrimps, Macrobrachium amazonicum and M. olfersi (Crustacea, Decapoda). Journal of Crustacean Biology, v. 27, p. 626-634, 2007.
Garcon,D.P. ; MASUI, D. ; MANTELATTO, F. L. M. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. ; FURRIEL, R. ; LEONE, F. A. . K+ and NH4+ modulate gill (Na+, K+)-ATPase activity in the blue crab, Callinectes ornatus: fine tuning of ammonia excretion. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, v. 147, p. 145-155, 2007.
AUGUSTO, A. S. ; GREENE, L. J. ; LAURE, H. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . Adaptive shifts in osmoregulatory strategy and the invasion of fresh water by brachyuran crabs: evidence from Dilocarcinus pagei (Trichodactylidae). Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part A, Comparative Experimental Biology, v. 307A, p. 668-698, 2007.
RIBEIRO, M. R. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . Calcium movements during pigment aggregation in freshwater shrimp chromatophores. Pigment Cell Research, v. 20, p. 70-77, 2007.
SANTOS, L. C. F. ; Belli,N.M. ; AUGUSTO, A. S. ; MASUI, D. ; LEONE, F. A. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. ; FURRIEL, R. . Gill (Na+,K+)-ATPase in diadromous, freshwater palaemonid shrimps: species-specific kinetic characteristics and alpha-subunit expression. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, v. 148, p. 178-188, 2007.
GONCALVES, R. R. ; D.C., M. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. ; MANTELATTO, F. L. M. ; DP, G. ; FURRIEL, R. ; LEONE, F. A. . A kinetic study of the gill (Na+, K+)-ATPase, and its role in ammonia excretion in the intertidal hermit crab, Clibanarius vittatus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, in press, v. 145, p. 346-356, 2006.
FREIRE, C. A. ; CAVASSIN, F. ; RODRIGUES, E. N. ; TORRES, JR, A. H. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . Adaptive patterns of osmotic and ionic regulation, and the invasion of fresh water by the palaemonid shrimps. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, Canadá, v. 136, n. 3, p. 771-778, 2003.
Onken, H. ; MCNAMARA, J. C. . Hyperosmoregulation in the red freshwater crab Dilocarcinus pagei: structural and functional assymetries of the posterior gills. Journal of Experimental Biology, Cambridge, v. 205, p. 167-175, 2002.
McNamara JC, Ribeiro MR, 2000. The calcium dependence of pigment translocation in freshwater shrimp red ovarian chromatophores. Biological Bulletin 198, 357-366.
Furriel RP, McNamara JC, Leone FA, 2000. Characterization of (Na+,K+)-ATPase in gill microsomes of the freshwater shrimp Macrobrachium olfersii. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 126B, 303-315.
McNamara JC, Torres AH, 1999. Ultracytochemical localization of Na+/K+-ATPase activity and effect of high salinity acclimation in gill and renal epithelia of the freshwater shrimp Macrobrachium olfersii (Crustacea, Decapoda). Journal of Experimental Zoology 284, 617-628.
McNamara JC, Ribeiro MR, 1999. Kinetic characterization of pigment migration and the role of the cytoskeleton in granule translocation in the red chromatophores of the shrimp Macrobrachium olfersii (Crustacea, Decapoda). Journal of Experimental Zoology 283, 19-30.
McNamara JC, Lima AG, 1997. The route of ion and water movements across the gill epithelium of the freshwater shrimp Macrobrachium olfersii (Decapoda, Palaemonidae): evidence from ultrastructural changes induced by acclimation to saline media. Biological Bulletin, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole 192, 321-331.
Lima AG, McNamara JC, Terra WR, 1997. Regulation of hemolymph osmolytes and gill Na+/K+-ATPase activities during acclimation to saline media in the freshwater shrimp Macrobrachium olfersii (Wiegmann, 1836) (Decapoda, Palaemonidae). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 215, 81-91.

Group(s): CARSADIR , GLODIR
Created: 1999-07-10 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by John MCNAMARA