Wednesday, 20 November 2002: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Hall A (Convention Center, Ground Level)

Display Presentations, Section B. Physiology, Biochemistry, Toxicology, and Molecular Biology

D0496Compensation to dietary proteinase inhibitors in herbivorous insects : The example of Colorado potato beetles (Leptinotarsa decemlineata Say) fed transgenic potatoes overexpressing anti-cathepsin D
France Brunelle, Binh Nguyen-Quoc, Conrad Cloutier, Dominique Michaud
D0497Biochemical characterization of salivary elastase in the assassin bug Zelus renardii
F. Zeng, Allen C. Cohen
D0498Cloning and expressing of desaturase genes from obliquebanded leafroller moths, Choristoneura rosaceana
Guixia Hao, Marion O'Connor, Weitian Liu, Wendell L. Roelofs
D0499Substrate specificity of glutathione S-transferases from the fall armyworm
Simon S. J. Yu
D0500Drosophila S2 cells and fluorescence-based assays as tools to investigate Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1 toxin–receptor interactions
Gang Hua, Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes, Anu Daniel, Jian Zhang, Michael Adang
D0501The role of phosphorylation in regulating the function of the EcR/USP complex in the salivary glands of Drosophila melanogaster
Xiaoping Sun, Xiaoyi Jin, Qisheng Song
D0502Identification of 20E response proteins in the salivary glands of the ecdysone-deficient wocrgl mutant of Drosophila melanogaster using proteomic approaches
Xiaoyi Jin, Xiaoping Sun, Qisheng Song
D0503Lygus hesperus alimentary canal: Morphological analysis and association with a Bt d-endotoxin
Thomas A. Coudron, Sandra L. Brandt, Javad Habibi, Renee M. Wagner, Maureen K. Wright, Gregory Brown, Elaine A. Backus, Joe Huesing
D0504Chitin binding activity of Oryctes rhinoceros (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) antimicrobial peptides
J. Ishibashi, Tetsuya Tomie, Ryoko Sawahata, Minoru Yamakawa
D0505The effect of varying periods of starvation on subsequent feeding behavior and growth in larval Helicoverpa zea (Boddie) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
David W. Bushman, Katie L. Staab, Mary J. Leibling, Michael T. DeEmedio, Donald J. Harrison
D0506Stimulation of pheromone biosynthesis by PBAN inducing calcium in pheromone gland of Helicoverpa zea
Man-Yeon Choi, Russell A. Jurenka
D0507Isolation and characterization of microsatellites in the rice brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens
Jeomhee Mun, George K. Roderick
D0508Genes expressed exclusively in the salivary glands of the first instar larvae of Hessian fly
Ming-Shun Chen, John P. Fellers, Xuming Liu, Angie Matthews, Sarah Elspeth Velasquez
D0509A physically based genetic map of the Hessian fly
Jeff Stuart, Susanta Behura, Fernando H. Valicente
D0510Analysis of the genetic variation of Mexican fruit flies before and after embryo cryopreservation
Roger A. Leopold, Arun Rajamohan
D0511Functional characterization of a mosquito (Aedes aegypti) aquaporin present in tracheolar cells associated with the Malpighian tubules
L. Duchesne, J.-F. Hubert, J.-M. Verbavatz, D. Thomas, Patricia V. Pietrantonio
D0512Identification of ARSs in mosquitoes functional in yeast and their use in TAR cloning
Young S. Hong, Cheolho Sim, Lucas Ton, Sun-Hee Leem, Frank H. Collins
D0513Identification of antennal proteins of the red imported fire ant
Robert Renthal, Kalyani Guntur, Daniel Velasquez, J. Aaron Cassill
D0514Effects of temperature and relative humidity on water regulation of alate red imported fire ants
Arthur G. Appel, Marla J. Tanley
D0515Effect of adult diet composition on mortality, pheromone production, and female attraction in male Caribbean fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae)
Barbara D. Dueben, Jenny M. Gavilanez-Slone, Peter E. A. Teal
D0516Heat shock protein expression in response to desiccation in diapausing and non-diapausing pupae of the flesh fly Sarcophaga crassipalpis
Scott A. L. Hayward, Joseph P. Rinehart, David L. Denlinger
D0517Fluorescent vital dye identification of freeze injury to cells and tissues in Eurosta solidaginis
Shu-Xia Yi, Richard E. Lee
D0518The endocrine system mediates chilling stress effects on corpus allatum proliferation in the Hawaiian cockroach, Diploptera punctata
Maciej A. Pszczolkowski, Dale Gelman
D0519Lipid biosynthesis and oxidation in a polymorphic cricket: The biochemical basis of morph specializations for reproduction vs flight-capability
Zhangwu Zhao, Anthony J. Zera
D0520Lipid composition of overwintering alfalfa leafcutting bee prepupae
James S. Buckner, William P. Kemp
D0521Cuticular lipids of Liposcelis brostrycophila and their implications for resistance to entomopathogenic fungi
Jeffrey Lord, Ralph Howard
D0522Immunological identification of certain endocrine factors in the cephalic neurosecretory system of the queen blow fly, Phormia regina (Diptera: Calliphoridae)
Heping Lin, John G. Stoffolano, Chih-Ming Yin, Robert S. Garofalo, Robert S. Garofalo
D0523Analysis of southern strain plum curculio (Conotrachelus nenuphar) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) female reproductive development
Eric J. Hoffmann, Curtis Howard, Mark E. Whalon
D0524Morphological embryonic development of native subterranean termite Reticulitermes flavipes
Xing P. Hu, Y. Xu, Fang Zhu
D0525Microstructure and possible functions of the oothecal chorion in German cockroach (Blattella germanica L.)
D. E. Mullins, K. June Mullins
D0526Evidence for two mitochondrial haplotypes in Florida Anastrepha suspensa
Martha Heath, David N. Kuhn, Raymond J. Schnell, Cecile T. Olano
D0527Caenorhabditis elegans: A model for genetic characterization of stress genes in entomopathogenic nematodes
Christopher W Brey, Randy Gaugler, Itamar Glazer

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