Pospisilova A, Stundl J, Brejcha J, Metscher BD, Psenicka M, Cerny R, Soukup V. (2021). The remarkable dynamics in the establishment, rearrangement, and loss of dentition during the ontogeny of the sterlet sturgeon. Developmental Dynamics, in press.

Metscher B. (2021). A simple nuclear contrast staining method for microCT-based 3D histology using lead(II) acetate. Journal of Anatomy 238(4): 1036-1041.

Kraus N, Metscher B. (2021). Anuran Development: A Reinvestigation of the Conus Arteriosus and Gill Formation in Bufo bufo throughout Metamorphosis using Micro-CT. The Anatomical Record, in press.

Kaczmarek P, Metscher B, Rupik W. (2021). Embryology of the naso-palatal complex in Gekkota based on detailed 3D analysis in Lepidodactylus lugubris and Eublepharis macularius. Journal of Anatomy 238(2): 249-287.

Xie M, Gol'din P, Herdina AN, ... Metscher BD, ... Sanchez S, Adameyko I, Eriksson A, Chagin AS. (2020). Secondary ossification center induces and protects growth plate structure. eLife 9: e55212.

Krivanek J, Soldatov RA, ... Metscher BD, ... Adameyko I. (2020). Dental cell type atlas reveals stem and differentiated cell types in mouse and human teeth. Nature Communications 11(1): 4816h.

Kaczmarek P, Janiszewska K, Metscher B, Rupik W. (2020). Development of the squamate naso-palatal complex: detailed 3D analysis of the vomeronasal organ and nasal cavity in the brown anole Anolis sagrei (Squamata: Iguania). Frontiers in Zoology 17:28.

Jambura PL, Türtscher J, Kindlimann R, Metscher B, Pfaff C, Stumpf S, Weber GW, Kriwet J. (2020). Evolutionary trajectories of tooth histology patterns in modern sharks (Chondrichthyes, Elasmobranchii). Journal of Anatomy 236:753-771.

Hoenigsberger M, Pretzer C, Rahimi MJ, Kopchinskiy AG, Parich A, Laciny A, Metscher B, Chan CM, Lim LBL, Salim KA, Zettel H, Druzhinina IS, Schuhmacher R. (2020). Strong antimicrobial and low insecticidal activity of mandibular gland reservoir content in Bornean “exploding ants” Colobopsis explodens Laciny & Zettel, 2018 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Myrmecological News 30:201-212. doi:10.25849/myrmecol.news_030:201

Hermyt M, Metscher B, Rupik W. (2020). Do all geckos hatch in the same way? Histological and 3D studies of egg tooth morphogenesis in the geckos Eublepharis macularius Blyth 1854 and Lepidodactylus lugubris Duméril & Bibron 1836. Journal of Morphology 281: 1313–1327.

Stundl J, Pospisilova A, Jandzik D, Fabian P, Dobiasova B, Minarik M, Metscher BD, Soukup V, Cerny R. (2019). Bichir external gills arise via heterochronic shift that accelerates hyoid arch development. eLife 8: e43531.

Pascolo L, Sena G, Gianoncelli A, Cernogoraz A, Kourousias G, Metscher BD, Romano F, Zito G, Pacile S, Barroso R, Tromba G, Zweyer M, Ricci G. (2019).
Hard and soft X-ray imaging to resolve human ovarian cortical structures.
Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 26(4).

Keklikoglou K, Faulwetter S, Chatzinikolaou E, Wils P, Brecko J, Kvacek J, Metscher B, Arvanitidis C. (2019).
Micro-computed tomography for natural history specimens: a handbook of best practice protocols.
European Journal of Taxonomy 522: 1-55.

Jambura, P. L., Türtscher, J., Kindlimann, R., Metscher, B., Pfaff, C., Stumpf, S., . . . Kriwet, J. (2019). Evolutionary trajectories of tooth histology patterns in modern sharks (Chondrichthyes, Elasmobranchii). Journal of Anatomy 236: 753-771.

Baloch, R. A., Fučíková, M., Rodina, M., Metscher, B., Tichopád, T., Shah, A. M., . . . Pšenička, M. (2019). Delivery of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles into Primordial Germ Cells in Sturgeon. Biomolecules 9(8): 333. doi:10.3390/biom9080333

Akkari N, Ganske A-S, Komerički A and Metscher B. (2018)
New avatars for Myriapods: Complete 3D morphology of type specimens transcends conventional species description (Myriapoda, Chilopoda).
PLoS ONE 13(7): e0200158.

Lillico-Ouachour A, Metscher B, Kaji T and Abouheif E. (2018)
Internal head morphology of minor workers and soldiers in the hyperdiverse ant genus Pheidole.
Canadian Journal of Zoology 96(5): 383-392.

Herrera M, Collado BN and Metscher B. (2018)
X-ray micro-computed tomography of postmortem brain tissue using potassium dichromate as a contrast agent. Archives Italiennes de Biologie 156:48-53.

Minarik M, Stundl J, Fabian P, Jandzik D, Metscher BD, Psenicka M, Gela D, Osorio-Perez A, Arias-Rodriguez L, Horacek I, Cerny R. (2017)
Pre-oral gut contributes to facial structures in non-teleost fishes.
Nature 547(7662): 209-212.

Davies TG, [+26], Metscher B, [+16], Donoghue PCJ. (2017)
Open data and digital morphology.
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 284(1852).

Handschuh S, Beisser CJ, Ruthensteiner B, Metscher BD. (2017)
Microscopic dual energy CT (microDECT): a flexible tool for multi-channel ex vivo 3D imaging of biological specimens
Journal of Microscopy (Oxford) 267(1): 3-26.

Brunke AJ, Chatzimanolis S, Metscher BD, Wolf-Schwenninger K, Solodovnikov A. (2017)
Dispersal of thermophilic beetles across the intercontinental Arctic forest belt during the early Eocene.
Scientific Reports 7:12972.

Laciny A, Zettel H, Metscher B, Kamariah AS, Kopchinskiy A, Pretzer C, Druzhinina IS. (2017)
Morphological variation and mermithism in female castes of Colobopsis sp. nrSA, a Bornean "exploding ant" of the Colobopsis cylindrica group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
Myrmecological News 24:91-106. 

Jałoszyński, P., Brunke, A. J., Metscher, B., Zhang, W.-W., & Bai, M. (2017)
Clidicostigus gen. nov., the first Mesozoic genus of Mastigini (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scydmaeninae) from Cenomanian Burmese amber.
Cretaceous Research, 72, 110-116.

Rasch, L. J., Martin, K. J., Cooper, R. L., Metscher, B. D., Underwood, C. J., & Fraser, G. J. (2016)
An ancient dental gene set governs development and continuous regeneration of teeth in sharks.
Developmental Biology, 415(2), 347-370.

Martin, K. J., Rasch, L. J., Cooper, R. L., Metscher, B. D., Johanson, Z., & Fraser, G. J. (2016)
Sox2+ progenitors in sharks link taste development with the evolution of regenerative teeth from denticles.
PNAS 113:14769-14774.

Lamboj, A., Trummer, F., & Metscher, B. D. (2016)
Wallaceochromis gen. nov, a new chromidotilapiine cichlid genus (Pisces: Perciformes) from West Africa.
Zootaxa, 4144(1), 124-130.

Deary, A. L., Metscher, B., Brill, R. W., & Hilton, E. J. (2016)
Shifts of sensory modalities in early life history stage estuarine fishes (Sciaenidae) from the Chesapeake Bay using X-ray micro computed tomography.
Environmental Biology of Fishes, 99, 361-375.

van Soldt, B. J., Metscher, B. D., Poelmann, R. E., Vervust, B., Vonk, F. J., Muller, G. B., & Richardson, M. K. (2015)
Heterochrony and Early Left-Right Asymmetry in the Development of the Cardiorespiratory System of Snakes.
PLoS ONE, 10(1), e116416.

Underwood, C. J., Johanson, Z., Welten, M., Metscher, B., Rasch, L. J., Fraser, G. J., & Smith, M. M. (2015)
Development and Evolution of Dentition Pattern and Tooth Order in the Skates And Rays (Batoidea; Chondrichthyes).
PLoS ONE, 10(4), e0122553.

Konstantinidis, P., Warth, P., Naumann, B., Metscher, B., Hilton, E. J., & Olsson, L. (2015)
The Developmental Pattern of the Musculature Associated with the Mandibular and Hyoid Arches in the Longnose Gar, Lepisosteus osseus (Actinopterygii, Ginglymodi, Lepisosteiformes).
Copeia, 103(4), 920-932.

Herdina, A. N., Plenk, H., Benda, P., Lina, P. H. C., Herzig-Straschil, B., Hilgers, H., & Metscher, B. D. (2015)
Correlative 3D-Imaging of Pipistrellus Penis Micromorphology: Validating Quantitative MicroCT Images with Undecalcified Serial Ground Section Histomorphology.
Journal of Morphology, 276(6), 695-706.

Herdina, A. N., Kelly, D. A., Jahelková, H., Lina, P. H. C., Horáček, I., & Metscher, B. D. (2015)
Testing hypotheses of bat baculum function with 3D models derived from microCT.
Journal of Anatomy, 226(3), 229-235.

Fave, M.-J., Johnson, R., Cover, S., Handschuh, S., Metscher, B., Müller, G., Gopalan, S., & Abouheif, E. (2015)
Past climate change on Sky Islands drives novelty in a core developmental gene network and its phenotype.
BMC Evolutionary Biology, 15(1), 183.

Akkari, N., Enghoff, H., & Metscher, B. (2015)
A New Dimension in Documenting New Species: High-Detail Imaging for Myriapod Taxonomy and First 3D Cybertype of a New Millipede Species (Diplopoda, Julida, Julidae)
PLoS ONE, 10(8), e0135243.

Ahnelt, H., Herdina, A. N., & Metscher, B. D. (2015)
Unusual pharyngeal dentition in the African Chedrin fishes (Teleostei: Cyprinindae): significance for phylogeny and character evolution.
Zoologischer Anzeiger, 255, 85-102.

Schulz-Mirbach, T., Ladich, F., Plath, M., Metscher, B. D., & Heß, M. (2014)
Are accessory hearing structures linked to inner ear morphology? Insights from 3D orientation patterns of ciliary bundles in three cichlid species.
Frontiers in Zoology, 11, 25.

Sandholzer, M. A., Baron, K., Heimel, P., & Metscher, B. D. (2014)
Volume analysis of heat-induced cracks in human molars: A preliminary study.
Journal of Forensic Dental Sciences, 6(2), 139-144.

Nuño de la Rosa, L., Müller, G. B., & Metscher, B. D. (2014)
The Lateral Mesodermal Divide: An Epigenetic Model of the Origin of Paired Fins.
Evol Dev, 16(1), 38-48.

Mayer, C., Metscher, B. D., Müller, G. B., & Mitteroecker, P. (2014)
Studying Developmental Variation with Geometric Morphometric Image Analysis (GMIA).
PLoS ONE, 9(12)

Karolyi, F., Colville, J. F., Handschuh, S., Metscher, B. D., & Krenn, H. W. (2014)
One proboscis, two tasks: Adaptations to blood-feeding and nectar-extracting in long-proboscid horse flies (Tabanidae, Philoliche).
Arthropod Structure & Development, 43(5), 403-413.

Herdina, A. N., Hulva, P., Horáček, I., Benda, P., Mayer, C., Hilgers, H., & Metscher, B. D. (2014)
MicroCT imaging reveals morphometric baculum differences for discriminating the cryptic species Pipistrellus pipistrellus and P. pygmaeus.
Acta Chiropterologica, 16(1), 157-168.

Čapek, D., Metscher, B. D., & Muller, G. B. (2014)
Thumbs down: a molecular-morphogenetic approach to avian digit homology.
Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution, 322(1), 1-12.

Schulz-Mirbach, T., Hess, M., Metscher, B. D., & Ladich, F. (2013)
A unique swim bladder-inner ear connection in a teleost fish revealed by a combined high-resolution microtomographic and three-dimensional histological study.
BMC Biology, 11, 75.

Schulz-Mirbach, T., Hess, M., & Metscher, B. D. (2013)
Sensory epithelia of the fish inner ear in 3D: studied with high-resolution contrast enhanced microCT.
Frontiers in Zoology, 10, 63.

Metscher, B. D. (2013)
Biological applications of X-ray microtomography: imaging micro-anatomy, molecular expression and organismal diversity.
Microscopy and Analysis, 27(2), 13-16.

Merkle, A., Metscher, B., Yun, S., & Lau, S. H. (2013)
Quantitative Immunostaining: 3D X-ray Microscopy for Visualizing and Measuring Protein Distribution in Three Dimensions.
Paper presented at the Joint Annual Meeting of the ASPET/BPS at Experimental Biology (EB), Boston, MA.
Klietmann, J., Metscher, B. D., Ostende, L. W. v. d. H., Nagel, D., & Rummel, M. (2013)
First record of an upper deciduous molar in Desmanella (Uropsilinae, Talpidae, Mammalia) with comments on function.
Geobios (Jodhpur), 46(6), 503-510.

Kerbl, A., Handschuh, S., Nodl, M. T., Metscher, B., Walzl, M., & Wanninger, A. (2013)
Micro-CT in cephalopod research: Investigating the internal anatomy of a sepiolid squid using a non-destructive technique with special focus on the ganglionic system.
Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 447, 140-148.

Karolyi, F., Morawetz, L., Colville, J. F., Handschuh, S., Metscher, B. D., & Krenn, H. W. (2013)
Time management and nectar flow: flower handling and suction feeding in long-proboscid flies (Nemestrinidae: Prosoeca).
Die Naturwissenschaften, 100(11), 1083-1093.

Bauder, J. A. S., Handschuh, S., Metscher, B. D., & Krenn, H. W. (2013)
Functional morphology of the feeding apparatus and evolution of proboscis length in metalmark butterflies (Lepidoptera: Riodinidae).
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 110(2), 291-304.

Schulz-Mirbach, T., Metscher, B., & Ladich, F. (2012)
Relationship between Swim Bladder Morphology and Hearing Abilities: Case Study on Asian and African Cichlids.
PLoS ONE, 7(8), e42292.

Herdina, A., Metscher, B., Gruber, D., Hahn, D., Lederer, J., & Jr, H. P. (2012)
Combined microCT, LM and BSE-SEM evaluation of a trephine bone biopsy after human extraction-socket filling with Bio-Oss-Collagen®.
eCM Journal, 24(Suppl 1), 48.

Zimmermann, D., Randolf, S., Metscher, B. D., & Aspöck, U. (2011)
The function and phylogenetic implications of the tentorium in adult Neuroptera (Insecta).
Arthropod Struct Dev, 40(6), 571-582.

Metscher, B. D., & Müller, G. B. (2011)
MicroCT for Molecular Imaging: Quantitative Visualization of Complete 3D Distributions of Gene Products in Embryonic Limbs.
Developmental Dynamics, 240(10), 2301-2308.

Metscher, B. D. (2011)
X-ray microtomographic imaging of intact vertebrate embryos.
Cold Spring Harbor protocols, 2011(12), 1462-1471.

Briguglio, A., Metscher, B., & Hohenegger, J. (2011)
Growth Rate Biometric Quantification by X- ray Microtomography on Larger Benthic Foraminifera: Three-dimensional Measurements push Nummulitids into the Fourth Dimension.
Turkish J. Earth Sci., 20, 683-699.

Okorn, G., Metscher, B., Draxler, G., & Janauer, G. A. (2010)
Value-adding application of micro-CT to highly rigid plant tissues: Phragmites australis (Cav.) Trin. Ex Steud. knot sections.
Verh. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Österreich, 147, 93-98.

Metscher, B. D. (2010)
X-Ray Microtomographic Imaging of Vertebrate Embryos.
In J. Sharpe, R. Wong, & R. Yuste (Eds.), Imaging in Developmental Biology: A Laboratory Manual: Cold Spring Harbor Press.

Herdina, A. N., Herzig-Straschil, B., Hilgers, H., Metscher, B. D., & Plenk, H. (2010)
Histomorphology of the Penis Bone (Baculum) in the Gray Long-Eared Bat Plecotus austriacus (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae).
Anat Rec, 293(7), 1248-1258.

Handschuh, S., Schwaha, T., & Metscher, B. D. (2010)
Showing their true colors: a practical approach to volume rendering from serial sections.
BMC Dev Biol, 10(1), 41.

Eberhard, M. J. B., Lang, D., Metscher, B., Pass, G., Picker, M. D., & Wolf, H. (2010)
Structure and sensory physiology of the leg scolopidial organs in Mantophasmatodea and their role in vibrational communication.
Arthropod Structure and Development, 39(4), 230-241.

Metscher, B. D. (2009)
MicroCT for comparative morphology: simple staining methods allow high-contrast 3D imaging of diverse non-mineralized tissues.
BMC Physiology, 9, 11.

Metscher, B. D. (2009)
Postcards from The Wedge: review and commentary on Explore Evolution: The Arguments For and Against Neo-Darwinism by Steven C. Meyer et al.
Evolution & Development, 11(1), 124-125.

Metscher, B. D. (2009)
MicroCT for developmental biology: A versatile tool for high-contrast 3D imaging at histological resolutions.
Developmental Dynamics, 238(3), 632-640.

Keckeis, H., Anhelt, H., Ladich, F., & Metscher, B. (2009)
Forschungsbereiche aus Biologie, Ökologie und Systematik von Fischen an der Universität Wien.
Österreichs Fischerei, Nov/Dez 2009(11/12), 303-307.

Metscher, B. D., Takahashi, K., Crow, K., Amemiya, C., Nonaka, D. F., & Wagner, G. P. (2005)
Expression of Hoxa-11 and Hoxa-13 in the pectoral fin of a basal ray-finned fish, Polyodon spathula: implications for the origin of tetrapod limbs.
Evolution & Development, 7(3), 186-195.

Metscher, B. D., & Ahlberg, P. E. (2001)
Origin of the teleost tail: phylogenetic frameworks for developmental studies.
In Major Events in Early Vertebrate Evolution: Palaeontology, Phylogeny, Genetics and Development (Vol. 61, pp. 333-349).

Metscher, B., & Weiss, K. (2001)
EVOLUTION. Third Edition. By Monroe W Strickberger.
The Quarterly Review of Biology, 76(1), 78-79.

Metscher, B. D., & Ahlberg, P. E. (1999)
Zebrafish in context: uses of a laboratory model in comparative studies.
Developmental Biololgy, 210(1), 1-14.

Metscher, B. D., Northcutt, R. G., Gardiner, D. M., & Bryant, S. V. (1997)
Homeobox genes in axolotl lateral line placodes and neuromasts.
Dev Genes Evol, 207, 287-295.

Metscher, B., Mullen, L., Gardiner, D., & Bryant, S. V. (1995)
Differential Expression of Homeobox Genes in Axolotl Lateral-Line Organs.
Developmental Biology, 170(2), 752-752.

Ansari, H., Metscher, B. D., & Lesh, J. R. (1990)
Experimental Considerations for 2-D Acoustooptic Spectrum Analysis.
Applied Optics, 29(36), 5317-5319.

Ansari, H., Metscher, B., & Lesh, J. R. (1990)
3-Dimensional Acoustooptic Spectrum Analysis.
Optics Letters, 15(21), 1245-1246.

Cicerone, C., & Metscher, B. (1989)
Variations in the cone populations and related changes in color perception with eccentricity in the human retina.
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., Suppl. 30, 53.

Robinson, D. L., & Metscher, B. D. (1987)
Photon Detection with Cooled Avalanche Photodiodes.
Applied Physics Letters, 51(19), 1493-1494.

Metscher, B. D. (1987)
An Evaluation of the Communications System for the TAU Mission Study.
TDA Progress Reports, 42-89, 108-117.

Robinson, D. L., & Metscher, B. D. (1986)
A Cooled Avalanche Photodiode With High Photon Detection Probability.
TDA Progress Reports, 42-87, 41-47.