Wednesday, December 12, 2007: 8:00 AM-3:30 PM

Salon Two, Garden Ballroom, Second Floor (Town & Country)

Section Symposium: Frontiers in Vector Molecular Physiology

Organizer(s): Walter S. Leal,
David L. Denlinger,
8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
8:10 AM1156Mosquito diapause physiology
David L. Denlinger,
8:40 AM 1157Molecular basis of mosquito olfaction
Walter S. Leal,
9:10 AM 1158Biochemical mechanisms of mosquito resistance
Bruce Hammock,
9:40 AM Break
10:00 AM 1159Mosquito senescence: Implications and unexplored opportunities
Tom Scott,
10:30 AM 1160Molecular interactions between the mosquito and the malaria parasite
Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena,
11:00 AM 1161Engineering pathogen resistance in vector mosquitoes
Anthony James,
11:30 AM 1162Cellular cholesterol transport in mosquitoes
Que Lan,
12:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 PM 1163DNA sequence polymorphism and variation in expression of circadian clock genes among geographic populations of the Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus
Peter Armbruster,
1:30 PM 1164The genetics of viviparity: Molecular characterization of tsetse fly reproductive processes
Geoff Attardo,
2:00 PM1165Anopheles cuticular proteins: interfacing with the real world
Judy Willis,
2:30 PM 1166Molecular interactions between trypanosomes and their tsetse vectors
Lee Haines,
3:00 PM Bedoukian-Sponsored Reception in the Hampton, Regency Ballroom, First Floor

See more of Section Symposia
See more of The 2007 ESA Annual Meeting, December 9-12, 2007