Dr. Tom W. Ecay


Dr. Tom W. Ecay

 

 

 

Thomas Ecay, Ph.D.
Professor,
Department of Biomedical Sciences
 

Contact Information:

Mail Address:
East Tennessee State University
James H. Quillen College of Medicine
Department of Biomedical Sciences 
P. O. Box 70,582
Johnson City, TN 37614
Email:
Voice: 423-439-2046
Fax: 423-439-2052

Street Address:
East Tennessee State University
James H. Quillen College of Medicine
Department of Biomedical Sciences 
Stanton-Gerber Hall Room B-139
Maple Avenue
Mountain Home, TN 37684

EDUCATION:

B.S.          1980          Boston College, Boston, MA
Ph.D.        1986          Boston College, Boston, MA

RECENT ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

2001 - Present Associate Professor with Tenure, East Tennessee State University
James H. Quillen College of Medicine,
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Johnson City, TN
1995 - 2001 Assistant Professor, East Tennessee State University,
James H. Quillen College of Medicine,
Department of Physiology, Johnson City, TN
1991 - 1995 Instructor, Department of Cell Bilogy,
University of Texas Medical School,
Houson, Texas

RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

Stewart, JR, and Ecay, TW. (2010). Patterns of maternal provision and embryonic mobilization of calcium in oviparous and viviparous squamate reptiles. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 5(2):341-359

Stewart, RJ, Mathieson, AN, Ecay, TW, Herbert, JF, Parker, SL, and Thompson, MB. (2010) Uterine and eggshell structure and histochemistry in a lizard with prolonged uterine egg retention (Lacertilia, Scincidae, Saiphos). J. Morph. Morphol. 271:1342-51.

Stewart, JR, Ecay, TW, Heulin, B, Fregoso, SP, and Linville BJ. (2011) Developmental expression of calcium transport proteins in extraembryonic membranes of oviparous and viviparous Zootoca vivipara (Lacertilia, Lacertidae). J. Exp. Biol. (in press).

Stinnett, HK, Stewart, JR, Ecay, TW, Pyles, RA, Herbert, JF, and Thompson, MB. (2011) Placental development and expression of calcium transporting proteins in the extraembryonic membranes of a placentotrophic lizard. J. Morph. (submitted).

Fregoso, SP, Stewart, JR, and Ecay TW. (2011) Expression of calcium transport proteins in the extraembryonic membranes of a viviparous snake, Virginia striatula. J Exp. Zool. Part B: Molec. Dev. Evol. (submitted).