Monday, 18 November 2002: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Hall A (Convention Center, Ground Level)

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

D0020Insecticidal activity and chemical defences of Piper species (Piperaceae) assessed using Periplaneta americana, Musca domestica, and Leptinotarsa decemlineata
Ian M. Scott, J.T. Arnason, B.J.R. Philogène
D0021Toxicity, movement and persistence of imidacloprid in Tabasco pepper under greenhouse conditions
Francisco J. Diaz, Paul J. McLeod
D0022Catnip, Nepeta cataria (Lamiaceae), a close look: Comparative repellents and seasonal ecology
Gretchen Schultz, Erica Simbro, Jason Belden, Junwei Zhu, Joel Coats
D0023Biodiversity and biogeography of the coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei
Pablo Benavides, Jeff Stuart, Fernando E. Vega, Jeanne Romero-Severson, Alex Bustillo
D0024Paper Withdrawn
D0024Braconid venom: Biochemical effects on immune system in larvae of a pyralid moth
Kris L. Hartzer, J. A. Fabrick, Kun Yan Zhu, James E. Baker
D0025Insecticide resistance and cross resistance in Aedes albopictus
Juxiang Cao, Nannan Liu
D0026Identification of genes related to pyrethroid resistance in the German cockroach, Blattella germanica
Yuping Wei, Nannan Liu
D0027Metals and metalloid pollution: toxicity and developmental effects at the bottom of the food web
Peter D. Jensen, John T. Trumble
D0028Characterization of resistance to Bt-toxins among laboratory-selected colonies of European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae)
H. Siqueira, R.D. Flannagan, D. Moellenbeck, Blair D. Siegfried
D0029Paper Withdrawn
D0030Regulation of ovary ecdysteroidogenesis in the African malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae
Stuart Dudley Thomas, Michael A Riehle, Mark R. Brown
D0031Sublethal effect of ecdysone agonists on vitellogenesis of the codling moth (Cydia pomonella) and its molecular mechanism
Xiaoping Sun, Qisheng Song, Bruce A. Barrett
D0032Characterization of the Microplitis demolitor Bracovirus Genome
Stephanie N. DeBorde, Walaikorn Rattanadechakul, Yonggyun Kim, Jeremy A. Kroemer, Bruce A. Webb, Lada Thoetkiattial, Andy Witherell, Michael R. Strand
D0033Joint acute toxicity of atrazine and four organophosphate insecticides to Chironomus tentans (Diptera: Chironomidae)
Troy D. Anderson, Mamy Rakotondravelo, Kun Yan Zhu
D0034Gut proteinase activities and Bt-toxin binding to brush border membrane vesicles of Bt-resistant and -susceptible European corn borer
Huarong Li, Brenda Oppert, Randall A. Higgins, Fangneng Huang, Lawrent L. Buschman, Kun Yan Zhu
D0035Effects of Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1C toxin on the metabolic rate of Cry1C resistant and susceptible Spodoptera exigua (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae)
Beatrice Nuck Dingha, William J Moar, Arthur G. Appel

The 2002 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition