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Research Output 2001 2020

2020

In utero behavioral imprinting to predation risk in pups of the bank vole

Sievert, T., Kerkhoven, A., Haapakoski, M., Matson, K. D., Ylönen, O. & Ylönen, H., 8 Jan 2020, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 74, 2, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
imprinting
Clethrionomys glareolus
genomic imprinting
predation risk
pups
2019
Open Access
Lyme disease
connectivity
disease spread
risk factor
temperature

Parasite load and site-specific parasite pressure as determinants of immune indices in two sympatric rodent species

Hofmeester, T. R., Bügel, E. J., Hendrikx, B., Maas, M., Franssen, F. F. J., Sprong, H. & Matson, K. D., 1 Dec 2019, In : Animals. 9, 12, 1015.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Parasite Load
Sympatry
parasite load
Rodentia
Parasites
1 Citation (Scopus)

Phylogenetic structure of wildlife assemblages shapes patterns of infectious livestock diseases in Africa

Wang, Y. X. G., Matson, K. D., Prins, H. H. T., Gort, G., Awada, L., Huang, Z. Y. X. & de Boer, W. F., Jul 2019, In : Functional Ecology. 33, 7, p. 1332-1341

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

livestock diseases
livestock
wildlife
phylogenetics
species diversity

The role of wildlife in the environmental dispersal of antimicrobial resistance in agricultural areas

van den Brink, N. W., Umanetc, A., de Boer, F., van Hooft, W. F., Matson, K. D., Lahr, J., Mevius, D. J. & Smidt, H., 26 May 2019, p. 30-30.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractAcademic

Open Access
2018
4 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure to Chemical Cues from Predator-Exposed Conspecifics Increases Reproduction in a Wild Rodent

Haapakoski, M., Hardenbol, A. A. & Matson, K. D., 21 Nov 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 17214.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Arvicolinae
Cues
Reproduction
Rodentia
Pheromones
2017
12 Citations (Scopus)

Costs of immune responses are related to host body size and lifespan

Brace, A. J., Lajeunesse, M. J., Ardia, D. R., Hawley, D. M., Adelman, J. S., Buchanan, K. L., Fair, J. M., Grindstaff, J. L., Matson, K. D. & Martin, L. B., 28 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology. 327, 5, p. 254-261

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Body Size
immune response
body size
Costs and Cost Analysis
cost
9 Citations (Scopus)

Geographical and temporal variation in environmental conditions affects nestling growth but not immune function in a yearround breeding equatorial lark

Ndithia, H. K., Bakari, S. N., Matson, K. D., Muchai, M. & Tieleman, B. I., 2017, In : Frontiers in Zoology. 14, 1, 28.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
nestling
geographical variation
temporal variation
environmental conditions
breeding
5 Citations (Scopus)

Indices of immune function used by ecologists are mostly unaffected by repeated freeze-thaw cycles and methodological deviations

Hegemann, A., Pardal, S. & Matson, K. D., 2017, In : Frontiers in Zoology. 14, 1, 8 p., 43.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
freeze-thaw cycle
freeze-thaw cycles
ecologists
assay
assays
5 Citations (Scopus)

Indices of stress and immune function in Arctic barnacle goslings (Branta leucopsis) were impacted by social isolation but not a contaminated grazing environment

de Jong, M. E., Scheiber, I. B. R., van den Brink, N. W., Braun, A., Matson, K. D., Komdeur, J. & Loonen, M. J. J. E., 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 601-602, p. 132-141

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Corticosterone
Animals
grazing
Haptoglobins
trace metal
13 Citations (Scopus)

Personality and innate immune defenses in a wild bird: Evidence for the pace-of-life hypothesis

Jacques-Hamilton, R., Hall, M. L., Buttemer, W. A., Matson, K. D., Gonçalves da Silva, A., Mulder, R. A. & Peters, A., 2017, In : Hormones and Behavior. 88, p. 31-40

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Birds
Personality
Immunity
Parasites
Songbirds
31 Citations (Scopus)

Restless roosts: Light pollution affects behavior, sleep, and physiology in a free-living songbird

Ouyang, J. Q., de Jong, M., van Grunsven, R. H. A., Matson, K. D., Haussmann, M. F., Meerlo, P., Visser, M. E. & Spoelstra, K., 5 Oct 2017, In : Global Change Biology. 23, 11, p. 4987-4994

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

light pollution
sleep
songbird
Physiology
physiology
2 Citations (Scopus)

What type of rigorous experiments are needed to investigate the impact of artificial light at night on individuals and populations?

Ouyang, J. Q., de Jong, M., van Grunsven, R. H. A., Matson, K. D., Haussmann, M. F., Meerlo, P., Visser, M. & Spoelstra, K., 1 Dec 2017, In : Global Change Biology. 23, 12, p. e9-e10

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

Year-round breeding equatorial Larks from three climatically-distinct populations do not use rainfall, temperature or invertebrate biomass to time reproduction

Ndithia, H. K., Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A., Muchai, M. & Tieleman, B. I., 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 4, e0175275.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Invertebrates
Biomass
Breeding
Reproduction
Rain
2016
9 Citations (Scopus)
wild animals
Lens
immunology
physical activity
disease resistance
2 Citations (Scopus)

In ovo testosterone treatment reduces long-term survival of female pigeons: a preliminary analysis after nine years of monitoring

Matson, K. D., Riedstra, B. & Tieleman, B. I., 2016, In : Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition. 100, 6, p. 1031-1036

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Columbidae
pigeons
testosterone
Testosterone
monitoring

The repeatability of variability: exploring intra-and inter-individual variation in seasonality

Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A. & Tieleman, B. I., 2016, In : PeerJ PrePrints. 4, 2 p., e1786v1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademic

repeatability
pigeons
natural selection
animals
2015
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of immune supplementation and immune challenge on bacterial assemblages in the avian cloaca

Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A., van der Velde, M. & Tieleman, B. I., 2015, In : Journal of Ornithology. 156, 3, p. 805-810

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
cloaca
endotoxins
lysozyme
pigeons
repeatability
24 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental proxies of antigen exposure explain variation in immune investment better than indices of pace of life

Horrocks, N. P. C., Hegemann, A., Ostrowski, S., Ndithia, H., Shobrak, M., Williams, J. B., Matson, K. D. & Tieleman, B. I., 2015, In : Oecologia. 177, 1, p. 281-290

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

antigen
antigens
dry environmental conditions
aridity
immunity
19 Citations (Scopus)

Minor differences in body condition and immune status between avian influenza virus-infected and noninfected mallards: a sign of coevolution?

van Dijk, J. G. B., Fouchier, R. A. M., Klaassen, M. & Matson, K. D., 2015, In : Ecology and Evolution. 5, 2, p. 436-449

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
avian influenza
Anas platyrhynchos
coevolution
body condition
Influenza A virus
28 Citations (Scopus)

Sources of variation in innate immunity in great tit nestlings living along a metal pollution gradient: An individual-based approach

Vermeulen, A., Müller, W., Matson, K. D., Tieleman, B. I., Bervoets, L. & Eens, M., 2015, In : Science of the Total Environment. 508, p. 297-306

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

nestling
immunity
Pollution
Metals
pollution
2014
24 Citations (Scopus)

A novel integrative method for measuring body condition in ecological studies based on physiological dysregulation

Milot, E., Cohen, A. A., Vézina, F., Buehler, D. M., Matson, K. D. & Piersma, T., 2014, In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 5, 2, p. 146-155

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

body condition
biomarkers
biomarker
ecology
birds
14 Citations (Scopus)

Are antimicrobial defences in bird eggs related to climatic conditions associated with risk of trans-shell microbial infection?

Horrocks, N. P. C., Hine, K., Hegemann, A., Ndithia, H. K., Shobrak, M., Ostrowski, S., Williams, J. B., Matson, K. D. & Tieleman, B. I., 2014, In : Frontiers in Zoology. 11, 10 p., 49.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
antimicrobial proteins
lysozyme
anti-infective agents
shell
egg
4 Citations (Scopus)

Island life shapes the physiology and life history of eastern bluebirds (Sialia sialis)

Matson, K. D., Mauck, R. A., Lynn, S. E. & Tieleman, B. I., 2014, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 87, 1, p. 172-182

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Patient Isolators
Sialia sialis
Physiology
Birds
Bermuda
2013
54 Citations (Scopus)

Fewer invited talks by women in evolutionary biology sympsosia

Schroeder, J., Dugdale, H. L., Radersma, R., Hinsch, M., Buehler, D. M., Saul, J., Porter, L., Liker, A., de Cauwer, I., Johnson, P. J., Santure, A. W., Griffin, A. S., Bolund, E., Ross, L., Webb, T. J., Feulner, P. G. D., Winney, I., Szulkin, M., Komdeur, J., Versteegh, M. A. & 12 others, Hemelrijk, C. K., Svensson, E. I., Edwards, H., Karlsson, M., West, S. A., Barrett, E. L. B., Richardson, D. S., van den Brink, V., Wimpenny, J. H., Ellwood, S. A., van Rees, M. & Matson, K. D., 2013, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 26, 9, p. 2063-2069

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

evolutionary biology
Biological Sciences
visibility
sex ratio
woman
32 Citations (Scopus)

Immune response to an endotoxin challenge involves multiple immune parameters and is consistent among the annual-cycle stages of a free-living temperate zone bird

Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A., Villegas, A. & Tieleman, B. I., 2013, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 216, 14, p. 2573-2580

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

endotoxins
immune response
temperate zones
Endotoxins
annual cycle
28 Citations (Scopus)

Offspring pay sooner, parents pay later: experimental manipulation of body mass reveals trade-offs between immune functions, reproduction and survival

Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Flinks, H. & Tieleman, B. I., 2013, In : Frontiers in Zoology. 10, 12 p., 77.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
nestling
body mass
trade-off
nest
nests
2012
54 Citations (Scopus)

Baseline haptoglobin concentrations are repeatable and predictive of certain aspects of a subsequent experimentally-induced inflammatory response

Matson, K. D., Horrocks, N. P. C., Versteegh, M. A. & Tieleman, B. I., 2012, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular and Integrative Physiology. 162, 1, p. 7-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Haptoglobins
Acute-Phase Proteins
Genetic Selection
Columbidae
Ecology
63 Citations (Scopus)

Immune function in a free-living bird varies over the annual cycle, but seasonal patterns differ between years

Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Both, C. & Tieleman, B. I., 2012, In : Oecologia. 170, 3, p. 605-618

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

annual cycle
breeding season
haptoglobins
seasonal variation
agglutination
37 Citations (Scopus)

Immune indexes of larks from desert and temperate regions show weak associations with life history but stronger links to environmental variation in microbial abundance

Horrocks, N. P. C., Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Hine, K., Jaquier, S., Shobrak, M., Williams, J. B., Tinbergen, J. M. & Tieleman, B. I., 2012, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 85, 5, p. 504-515

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

deserts
Haptoglobins
life history
Antigens
Birds
19 Citations (Scopus)

Intense flight and endotoxin injection elicit similar effects on leukocyte distributions but dissimilar effects on plasma-based immunoplogical indices in pigeons

Matson, K. D., Horrocks, N. P. C., Tieleman, B. I. & Haase, E., 2012, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 215, 21, p. 3734-3741

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Columbidae
endotoxins
pigeons
Endotoxins
Birds

Seasonal patterns in immune indices reflect microbial loads on birds but not microbes in the wider environment

Horrocks, N. P. C., Matson, K. D., Shobrak, M., Tinbergen, J. M. & Tieleman, B. I., 2012, In : Ecosphere. 3, 2, 14 p., 19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

microbial load
seasonal variation
bird
microorganisms
birds
45 Citations (Scopus)

Wild skylarks seasonally modulate energy budgets but maintain energetically costly inflammatory immune responses throughout the annual cycle

Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A. & Tieleman, B. I., 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 5, 8 p., e36358.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Acute-Phase Reaction
Birds
Budgets
basal metabolic rate
Modulation
2011
19 Citations (Scopus)

A simple assay for measurement of ovotransferrin - a marker of inflammation and infection in birds

Horrocks, N. P. C., Tieleman, B. I. & Matson, K. D., 2011, In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 2, 5, p. 518-526

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

inflammation
assay
bird
birds
assays
32 Citations (Scopus)

One problem, many solutions: simple statistical approaches help unravel the complexity of th eimmune system in an ecological context

Buehler, D. M., Versteegh, M. A., Matson, K. D. & Tieleman, B. I., 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6, 4, 13 p., e18592.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Ecosystem
researchers
Research Personnel
Allergy and Immunology
Principal Component Analysis
38 Citations (Scopus)

Pathogen pressure puts immune defense into perspective

Horrocks, N. P. C., Matson, K. D. & Tieleman, B. I., 2011, In : Integrative and Comparative Biology. 51, 4, p. 563-576

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

immunology
pathogens
organisms
immune system
antigens
4 Citations (Scopus)

Sex-specific effects of increased incubation demand on innate immunity in black guillemots

Berzins, L. L., Gilchrist, H. G., Matson, K. D. & Burness, G., 2011, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 84, 2, p. 222-229

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Alcidae
Clutches
Innate Immunity
Agglutination
agglutination
2010
60 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of immune supplementation and immune challenge on oxidative status and physiology in a model bird: implications for ecologists

van de Crommenacker, J., Horrocks, N. P. C., Versteegh, M. A., Tieleman, B. I., Komdeur, J. & Matson, K. D., 2010, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 213, 20, p. 3527-3535

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

ecologists
oxygen consumption
lysozyme
lipopolysaccharides
Birds

Infection, immunity, and island adaptatioon in birds

Matson, K. D. & Beadell, J. S., 2010, The biogeography of host-parasite interactions. Morand, S. & Krasnov, B. R. (eds.). Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press, p. 217-232

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

2008
104 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal redistribution of immune function in migrant shorebird: annual cycle effects override adjustments to thermal regime

Buehler, D. M., Piersma, T., Matson, K. D. & Tieleman, B. I., 2008, In : American Naturalist. 172, 6, p. 783-796

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

wader
thermal regime
annual cycle
immunity
heat
2006
54 Citations (Scopus)

Are there differences in immune function between continental and insular birds?

Matson, K. D., 2006, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society. B: Biological Sciences. 273, 1599, p. 2267-2274

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Birds
Islands
bird
Haptoglobins
Immune system
142 Citations (Scopus)

Capture Stress and the Bactericidal Competence of Blood and Plasma in Five Species of Tropical Birds

Matson, K. D., Tieleman, B. I. & Klasing, K. C., 2006, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 79, 3, p. 556-564

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Birds
Mental Competency
Aptitude
Bacteria
Blood
132 Citations (Scopus)

Disease ecology in the Galápagos Hawk (Buteo galapagoensis): host genetic diversity, parasite load and natural antibodies

Whiteman, N. K., Matson, K. D., Bollmer, J. L. & Parker, P. G., 2006, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society. B: Biological Sciences. 273, 1588, p. 797-804

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Hawks
Parasite Load
parasite intensity
Buteo
parasite load
131 Citations (Scopus)

No simple answers for ecological immunology: relationships among immune indices at the individual level break down at the species level in waterfowl

Matson, K. D., Cohen, A. A., Klasing, K. C., Ricklefs, R. E. & Scheuerlein, A., 2006, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society. B: Biological Sciences. 273, 1588, p. 815-822

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Immunology
waterfowl
Allergy and Immunology
immunology
Anseriformes
3 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional and behavioral interactions in parrots

Matson, K. D. & Koutsos, E. A., 2006, Manual of parrot behavior. Luescher, A. U. (ed.). Ames (IA, USA): Blackwell, p. 49-58 332 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

55 Citations (Scopus)

Variation in the innate and acquired arms of the immune system among five shorebird species

Mendes, L., Piersma, T., Hasselquist, D., Matson, K. D. & Ricklefs, R. E., 2006, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 209, 2, p. 284-291

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

wader
immune system
immune response
Immune System
Avian Malaria
2005
248 Citations (Scopus)

A hemolysis-hemagglutination assay for characterizing constitutive innate humoral immunity in wild and domestic birds

Matson, K. D., Ricklefs, R. E. & Klasing, K. C., 2005, In : Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 29, 3, p. 275-286

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Agglutination
Hemagglutination
Humoral Immunity
Hemolysis
Innate Immunity
73 Citations (Scopus)

Rate of constitutive innate humoral immune development in Leach's storm petrel (Oceanodroma leucorhoa) chicks is negatively correlated with growth rate

Mauck, R. A., Matson, K. D., Philipsborn, J. & Ricklefs, R. E., 2005, In : Functional Ecology. 19, 6, p. 1001-1007

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

antibody
chicks
antibodies
immune system
nestling
2004
21 Citations (Scopus)

Cockatiels (Nymphicus hollandicus) reject very low levels of plant secondary compounds

Matson, K. D., Millam, J. R. & Klasing, K. C., 2004, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 85, 1, p. 141-156

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cockatoos
bottles
testing
Tannins
Alkaloids
2001
83 Citations (Scopus)

Nutrition of birds in the order Psittaciformes: a review

Koutsos, E. A., Matson, K. D. & Klasing, K. C., 2001, In : Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery. 15, 4, p. 257-275

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review