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Frank, Steven A

TitleDonald Bren Professor
InstitutionUniversity of California, Irvine
DepartmentEcology & Evolutionary Biology
Address3102 Biological Sciences III
Zot 2525
CA 92697
Phone(949) 824-2244
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    THEORY OF GENETIC TRANSMISSION AND GENOMIC CONFLICT
    NIH/NIGMS R29GM042403Jul 1, 1990 - Jun 30, 1996
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Frank S. Receptor uptake arrays for vitamin B12, siderophores, and glycans shape bacterial communities. Ecol Evol. 2017 Dec; 7(23):10175-10195. PMID: 29238546.
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    2. Frank S. Puzzles in modern biology. V. Why are genomes overwired? F1000Res. 2017; 6:924. PMID: 28928947.
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    3. Frank S. Universal expressions of population change by the Price equation: Natural selection, information, and maximum entropy production. Ecol Evol. 2017 May; 7(10):3381-3396. PMID: 28515874.
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    4. Diffey BL, Frank S. Age-specific acceleration in malignant melanoma. F1000Res. 2017; 6:27. PMID: 28435664.
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    5. Frank S. Puzzles in modern biology. IV. Neurodegeneration, localized origin and widespread decay. F1000Res. 2016; 5:2537. PMID: 28184284.
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    6. Frank S. Puzzles in modern biology. III.Two kinds of causality in age-related disease. F1000Res. 2016; 5:2533. PMID: 28184283.
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    7. Frank S. Puzzles in modern biology. II. Language, cancer and the recursive processes of evolutionary innovation. F1000Res. 2016; 5:2289. PMID: 28184282.
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    8. Frank S. Puzzles in modern biology. I. Male sterility, failure reveals design. F1000Res. 2016; 5:2288. PMID: 28004842.
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    9. Frank S. The invariances of power law size distributions. F1000Res. 2016; 5:2074. PMID: 27928497.
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    10. Frank S. Invariant death. F1000Res. 2016; 5:2076. PMID: 27785361.
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    11. Frank S. Commentary: The nature of cancer research. Int J Epidemiol. 2016 06; 45(3):638-45. PMID: 26659657.
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    12. Frank S. Somatic mosaicism and disease. Curr Biol. 2014 Jun 16; 24(12):R577-R581. PMID: 24937287.
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    13. Frank S. Microbial metabolism: optimal control of uptake versus synthesis. PeerJ. 2014; 2:e267. PMID: 24795846; PMCID: PMC3940620.
    14. Frank S. Input-output relations in biological systems: measurement, information and the Hill equation. Biol Direct. 2013 Dec 05; 8:31. PMID: 24308849; PMCID: PMC4028817.
    15. Frank S. Evolution of robustness and cellular stochasticity of gene expression. PLoS Biol. 2013; 11(6):e1001578. PMID: 23776403; PMCID: PMC3678995.
    16. Frank S. Natural selection. VII. History and interpretation of kin selection theory. J Evol Biol. 2013 Jun; 26(6):1151-84. PMID: 23662923.
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    17. Frank S. Microbial evolution: regulatory design prevents cancer-like overgrowths. Curr Biol. 2013 May 06; 23(9):R343-6. PMID: 23660352.
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    18. Frank S. Natural selection. VI. Partitioning the information in fitness and characters by path analysis. J Evol Biol. 2013 Mar; 26(3):457-71. PMID: 23331930.
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    19. Frank S. Natural selection. V. How to read the fundamental equations of evolutionary change in terms of information theory. J Evol Biol. 2012 Dec; 25(12):2377-96. PMID: 23163325.
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    20. Frank S. Evolution: mitochondrial burden on male health. Curr Biol. 2012 Sep 25; 22(18):R797-9. PMID: 23017992.
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    21. Frank S. Natural selection. IV. The Price equation. J Evol Biol. 2012 Jun; 25(6):1002-19. PMID: 22487312; PMCID: PMC3354028.
    22. Frank S, Rosner MR. Nonheritable cellular variability accelerates the evolutionary processes of cancer. PLoS Biol. 2012; 10(4):e1001296. PMID: 22509130; PMCID: PMC3317895.
    23. Frank S. Natural selection. III. Selection versus transmission and the levels of selection. J Evol Biol. 2012 Feb; 25(2):227-43. PMID: 22150796; PMCID: PMC3258362.
    24. Frank S. Natural selection. II. Developmental variability and evolutionary rate. J Evol Biol. 2011 Nov; 24(11):2310-20. PMID: 21939464.
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    25. Frank S. Natural selection. I. Variable environments and uncertain returns on investment. J Evol Biol. 2011 Nov; 24(11):2299-309. PMID: 21939465.
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    26. Frank S, Crespi BJ. Pathology from evolutionary conflict, with a theory of X chromosome versus autosome conflict over sexually antagonistic traits. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jun 28; 108 Suppl 2:10886-93. PMID: 21690397; PMCID: PMC3131809.
    27. Frank S. Measurement scale in maximum entropy models of species abundance. J Evol Biol. 2011 Mar; 24(3):485-96. PMID: 21265915; PMCID: PMC3078054.
    28. Frank S, Smith E. A simple derivation and classification of common probability distributions based on information symmetry and measurement scale. J Evol Biol. 2011 Mar; 24(3):469-84. PMID: 21265914.
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    29. Huang SS, Avery TR, Song Y, Elkins KR, Nguyen CC, Nutter SK, Nafday AA, Condon CJ, Chang MT, Chrest D, Boos J, Bobashev G, Wheaton W, Frank S, Platt R, Lipsitch M, Bush RM, Eubank S, Burke DS, Lee BY. Quantifying interhospital patient sharing as a mechanism for infectious disease spread. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Nov; 31(11):1160-9. PMID: 20874503; PMCID: PMC3064463.
    30. Frank S. Microbial secretor-cheater dynamics. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2010 Aug 27; 365(1552):2515-22. PMID: 20643741; PMCID: PMC2935093.
    31. Frank S. A general model of the public goods dilemma. J Evol Biol. 2010 Jun 01; 23(6):1245-50. PMID: 20345809; PMCID: PMC2903212.
    32. Frank S. The trade-off between rate and yield in the design of microbial metabolism. J Evol Biol. 2010 Mar; 23(3):609-13. PMID: 20487133.
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    33. Frank S. Demography and the tragedy of the commons. J Evol Biol. 2010 Jan; 23(1):32-9. PMID: 19912449; PMCID: PMC2824433.
    34. Frank S. Evolution in health and medicine Sackler colloquium: Somatic evolutionary genomics: mutations during development cause highly variable genetic mosaicism with risk of cancer and neurodegeneration. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Jan 26; 107 Suppl 1:1725-30. PMID: 19805033; PMCID: PMC2868288.
    35. Frank S. The common patterns of nature. J Evol Biol. 2009 Aug; 22(8):1563-85. PMID: 19538344; PMCID: PMC2824446.
    36. Frank S. Natural selection maximizes Fisher information. J Evol Biol. 2009 Feb; 22(2):231-44. PMID: 19032501.
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    37. Frank S. Evolutionary dynamics of redundant regulatory control. J Theor Biol. 2008 Nov 07; 255(1):64-8. PMID: 18723030; PMCID: PMC2642964.
    38. Frank S, Schmid-Hempel P. Mechanisms of pathogenesis and the evolution of parasite virulence. J Evol Biol. 2008 Mar; 21(2):396-404. PMID: 18179516.
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    39. Frank S, Bush RM. Barriers to antigenic escape by pathogens: trade-off between reproductive rate and antigenic mutability. BMC Evol Biol. 2007 Nov 15; 7:229. PMID: 18005440; PMCID: PMC2217548.
    40. Schmid-Hempel P, Frank S. Pathogenesis, virulence, and infective dose. PLoS Pathog. 2007 Oct 26; 3(10):1372-3. PMID: 17967057; PMCID: PMC2042013.
    41. Frank S. Maladaptation and the paradox of robustness in evolution. PLoS One. 2007 Oct 10; 2(10):e1021. PMID: 17925869.
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    42. Frank S. All of life is social. Curr Biol. 2007 Aug 21; 17(16):R648-50. PMID: 17714656.
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    43. Barbour AG, Dai Q, Restrepo BI, Stoenner HG, Frank S. Pathogen escape from host immunity by a genome program for antigenic variation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Nov 28; 103(48):18290-5. PMID: 17101971; PMCID: PMC1635980.
    44. Frank S, Barbour AG. Within-host dynamics of antigenic variation. Infect Genet Evol. 2006 Mar; 6(2):141-6. PMID: 16461018.
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    45. Frank S, Chen PC, Lipkin SM. Kinetics of cancer: a method to test hypotheses of genetic causation. BMC Cancer. 2005 Dec 21; 5:163. PMID: 16371164; PMCID: PMC1352380.
    46. Frank S. Age-specific incidence of inherited versus sporadic cancers: a test of the multistage theory of carcinogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Jan 25; 102(4):1071-5. PMID: 15657129; PMCID: PMC545832.
    47. Frank S. Inheritance of cancer. Discov Med. 2004 Dec; 4(24):396-400. PMID: 20704938.
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    48. Frank S. Genetic predisposition to cancer - insights from population genetics. Nat Rev Genet. 2004 Oct; 5(10):764-72. PMID: 15510167.
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    49. Frank S. Commentary: Mathematical models of cancer progression and epidemiology in the age of high throughput genomics. Int J Epidemiol. 2004 Dec; 33(6):1179-81. PMID: 15319407.
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    50. Frank S. A multistage theory of age-specific acceleration in human mortality. BMC Biol. 2004 Jul 08; 2:16. PMID: 15242520; PMCID: PMC471577.
    51. Lin SC, Lee KF, Nikitin AY, Hilsenbeck SG, Cardiff RD, Li A, Kang KW, Frank S, Lee WH, Lee EY. Somatic mutation of p53 leads to estrogen receptor alpha-positive and -negative mouse mammary tumors with high frequency of metastasis. Cancer Res. 2004 May 15; 64(10):3525-32. PMID: 15150107.
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    52. Frank S. Genetic variation in cancer predisposition: mutational decay of a robust genetic control network. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 May 25; 101(21):8061-5. PMID: 15141087; PMCID: PMC419557.
    53. André JB, Gupta S, Frank S, Tibayrenc M. Evolution and immunology of infectious diseases: what's new? An E-debate. Infect Genet Evol. 2004 Mar; 4(1):69-75. PMID: 15019592.
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    54. Frank S, Nowak MA. Problems of somatic mutation and cancer. Bioessays. 2004 Mar; 26(3):291-9. PMID: 14988930.
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    55. Frank S. Age-specific acceleration of cancer. Curr Biol. 2004 Feb 03; 14(3):242-6. PMID: 14761658.
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    56. Michor F, Frank S, May RM, Iwasa Y, Nowak MA. Somatic selection for and against cancer. J Theor Biol. 2003 Dec 07; 225(3):377-82. PMID: 14604590.
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    57. Michor F, Nowak MA, Frank S, Iwasa Y. Stochastic elimination of cancer cells. Proc Biol Sci. 2003 Oct 07; 270(1528):2017-24. PMID: 14561289; PMCID: PMC1691466.
    58. Frank S. Viral genetics: deadly partnerships. Nature. 2003 Sep 18; 425(6955):251-2. PMID: 13679903.
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    59. Frank S. Somatic mosaicism and cancer: inference based on a conditional Luria-Delbrück distribution. J Theor Biol. 2003 Aug 21; 223(4):405-12. PMID: 12875820.
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    60. Frank S, Nowak MA. Cell biology: Developmental predisposition to cancer. Nature. 2003 Apr 03; 422(6931):494. PMID: 12673242.
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    61. Frank S. Somatic mutation: early cancer steps depend on tissue architecture. Curr Biol. 2003 Apr 01; 13(7):R261-3. PMID: 12676101.
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    62. Frank S, Iwasa Y, Nowak MA. Patterns of cell division and the risk of cancer. Genetics. 2003 Apr; 163(4):1527-32. PMID: 12702695; PMCID: PMC1462514.
    63. Frank S. Perspective: repression of competition and the evolution of cooperation. Evolution. 2003 Apr; 57(4):693-705. PMID: 12778541.
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    64. Frank S, Barr CM. Programmed cell death and hybrid incompatibility. J Hered. 2003 Mar-Apr; 94(2):181-3. PMID: 12721231.
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    65. Frank S. Genetic variation of polygenic characters and the evolution of genetic degeneracy. J Evol Biol. 2003 Jan; 16(1):138-42. PMID: 14635888.
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    66. Frank S. Immune response to parasitic attack: evolution of a pulsed character. J Theor Biol. 2002 Dec 07; 219(3):281-90. PMID: 12419657.
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    67. Frank S. Multiplicity of infection and the evolution of hybrid incompatibility in segmented viruses. Heredity (Edinb). 2001 Nov; 87(Pt 5):522-9. PMID: 11869342.
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    68. Frank S, Jeffrey JS. The probability of severe disease in zoonotic and commensal infections. Proc Biol Sci. 2001 Jan 07; 268(1462):53-60. PMID: 12123298; PMCID: PMC1087600.
    69. Frank S. Within-host spatial dynamics of viruses and defective interfering particles. J Theor Biol. 2000 Sep 21; 206(2):279-90. PMID: 10966764.
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    70. Frank S. Specific and non-specific defense against parasitic attack. J Theor Biol. 2000 Feb 21; 202(4):283-304. PMID: 10666361.
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    71. Frank S. Inducible defence and the social evolution of herd immunity. Proc Biol Sci. 1998 Oct 07; 265(1408):1911-3. PMID: 9802245; PMCID: PMC1689380.
    72. Frank S. Multivariate analysis of correlated selection and kin selection, with an ESS maximization method. J Theor Biol. 1997 Dec 07; 189(3):307-16. PMID: 9441823.
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    73. Frank S. THE PRICE EQUATION, FISHER'S FUNDAMENTAL THEOREM, KIN SELECTION, AND CAUSAL ANALYSIS. Evolution. 1997 Dec; 51(6):1712-1729. PMID: 28565119.
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    74. Frank S. The design of adaptive systems: optimal parameters for variation and selection in learning and development. J Theor Biol. 1997 Jan 07; 184(1):31-9. PMID: 9039398.
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    75. Frank S. Developmental selection and self-organization. Biosystems. 1997; 40(3):237-43. PMID: 9116186.
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    76. Frank S. POLYMORPHISM OF BACTERIAL RESTRICTION-MODIFICATION SYSTEMS: THE ADVANTAGE OF DIVERSITY. Evolution. 1994 Oct; 48(5):1470-1477. PMID: 28568408.
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    77. Frank S. EVOLUTION OF HOST-PARASITE DIVERSITY. Evolution. 1993 Dec; 47(6):1721-1732. PMID: 28568005.
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    78. Frank S. A MODEL OF INDUCIBLE DEFENSE. Evolution. 1993 Feb; 47(1):325-327. PMID: 28568088.
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    79. Frank S. HALDANE'S RULE: A DEFENSE OF THE MEIOTIC DRIVE THEORY. Evolution. 1991 Nov; 45(7):1714-1717. PMID: 28564136.
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    80. Frank S. DIVERGENCE OF MEIOTIC DRIVE-SUPPRESSION SYSTEMS AS AN EXPLANATION FOR SEX-BIASED HYBRID STERILITY AND INVIABILITY. Evolution. 1991 Mar; 45(2):262-267. PMID: 28567880.
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    81. Frank S. DEMOGRAPHY AND SEX RATIO IN SOCIAL SPIDERS. Evolution. 1987 Nov; 41(6):1267-1281. PMID: 28563609.
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    82. Frank S. HIERARCHICAL SELECTION THEORY AND SEX RATIOS. II. ON APPLYING THE THEORY, AND A TEST WITH FIG WASPS. Evolution. 1985 Sep; 39(5):949-964. PMID: 28561492.
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