Tuesday, December 11, 2007: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM

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

Ten-Minute Papers, Section B. Physiology, Biochemistry, Toxicology, and Molecular Biology

Moderator(s): Lambert H. B. Kanga
Nancy E Beckage
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM1049A multi-tiered assessment of the insect community of southern Alabama streams using physico-chemical parameters, biological indices and contaminants
Valerie Tollett, Chris Bedwell, John W McCreadie, Tim Rice
1:47 PM1050Survey of pyrethroid resistance in populations of annual bluegrass weevils, Listronotus maculicollis (Dietz), (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) from Connecticut golf courses
Darryl Ramoutar, Steven Alm
1:59 PM1051Plant volatiles as alternatives to methyl bromide
Francoise Djibode Favi, Mark Kraemer
2:11 PM 1052Effects of atmospheric oxygen concentration on insect body size
C Jaco Klok, Jon F Harrison
2:23 PM 1053Age-dependent senescence of antioxidant mechanisms due to a natural metabolically-intensive behavior in the honey bee, Apis mellifera
Jason Williams, Stephen P. Roberts, Michelle M. Elekonich
2:35 PM 1054Structure, function, and elicitor activity of fatty acid amides (FAAs) in Lepidopteran caterpillars
Naoko Yoshinaga, Chihiro Ishikawa, Ritsuo Nishida, Cameron G Lait, James H. Tumlinson, Naoki Mori
2:47 PM1055Lipid metabolism and immunity: The consequences of intertwined physiological systems
Shelley A Adamo
2:59 PM Break
3:11 PM1056Evaluation of embryonic juvenile titers during embryogenesis in Formosan subterranean termite, Coptotermes formosanus
Yong Ihl Park, Ashok K. Raina
3:23 PM 1057Ecdysone agonist effects on development and physiology of the mosquitoes Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti
Nancy E Beckage
3:35 PM 10583-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl-CoA reductase, a key regulatory enzyme for juvenile hormone biosynthesis in the migratory grasshopper, Melanoplus sanguinipes
Zhaorigetu Chen, Mary Ann Rankin
3:47 PM 1059Evaluation of RNA interference in R. flavipes through voluntary feeding
Xuguo Zhou, Marsha Wheeler, Faith Oi, Michael E. Scharf
3:59 PM1060cDNA sequence, gene organization, and expression of a membrane bound alkaline phosphatase gene from Heliothis virescens.
Omaththage P. Perera, Michael J. Adang, Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes
4:11 PM1061Genetic organization and distribution of Reticulitermes populations (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) based on mitochondrial COII gene sequences in Sapelo Island (Georgia, USA)
David Sillam-Dussès, Brian T. Forschler
4:23 PM 1062Transcript analysis of the Diaprepes root weevil (Diaprepes abbreviatus) digestome: Diversity, complexity and regulation of protease transcripts throughout the digestive tract
Robert G. Shatters, Charles A. Powell, Dov Borovsky
4:35 PM1063RNAi in the cricket Allonemobius: Knockdown of an ejaculate protein
Jeremy L. Marshall, Diana L. Huestis, Susan A. Marshall, Elizabeth Murray, Brenda Oppert
4:47 PM 1064The maternal-effect, selfish gene Medea1 is associated with a 21-kb insertion in the beetle Tribolium castaneum
Marcé D. Lorenzen, Richard W. Beeman
4:59 PM1065Genomic exploration of endogenous digestion capabilities in the lower termite Reticulitermes flavipes
Aurelien Tartar, Xuguo Zhou, Drion G. Boucias, Michael E Scharf

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