IPMIS2 Ten-Minute Papers, Integrative Physiological and Molecular Insect Systems

Wednesday, November 19, 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room A1, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Subba Reddy Palli
Kevin W. Wanner
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:05 AM
Molecular biology and regulation of tick storage proteins
R. Michael Roe, North Carolina State University; Kevin V. Donohue, North Carolina State University; SM. Khalil, North Carolina State University; Daniel Sonenshine, Old Dominion University
8:17 AM
Identification of genes specifically expressed during heat shock treatment in Aedes aegypti
Liming Zhao, USDA-ARS; Julia W. Pridgeon, USDA-ARS; James J. Becnel, USDA - ARS; Gary G. Clark, USDA, Agricultural Research Service; Kenneth J. Linthicum, USDA-ARS
8:29 AM
Analysis of transcriptional activity of the AeSCP-2 promoter in Aedes aegypti mosquito cell line culture
Irina Vyazunova, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Que Lan, University of Wisconsin
8:41 AM
Functional analysis of juvenile hormone epoxide hydrolase promoters of Drosophila melanogaster
Dov Borovsky, University of Florida; Hilde Breyssens, University of Florida IFAS, FMEL; Carole Laroye, University of Florida IFAS, FMEL; Sara Janssen, University of Florida IFAS, FMEL; Guy Smagghe, Ghent University
8:53 AM
Development and characterization of expressed sequence tags from the alfalfa leafcutting bee (Megachile rotundata)
Junhuan Xu, Utah State University; Rosalind James, USDA - ARS; Craig Huntzinger, USDA-ARS; Ellen Klinger, USDA - ARS
9:17 AM
Post transcriptional gene silencing of Bla g 1, a major allergen in the German cockroach (Blattella germanica), using RNA interference
Alonso Suazo, North Carolina State University; Chad Gore, North Carolina State University; Coby Schal, North Carolina State University
9:29 AM
9:44 AM
Genome-wide screening of male accessory gland proteins and their hormonal regulation in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum
Parthasarathy Ramaseshadri, Monsanto Company; Subba Reddy Palli, University of Kentucky
9:56 AM
Gene expression differences between two behavioral types of western corn rootworm
Lisa M. Knolhoff, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology; Kimberly K. O. Walden, University of Illinois; Susan T. Ratcliffe, North Central IPM Center; David Onstad, University of Illinois; Hugh M. Robertson, University of Illinois
10:08 AM
Profiling Heliothis virescens gut gene expression in response to Cry1Ac intoxication
Omaththage Perera, USDA - ARS; Anaïs Castagnola, University of Tennessee; Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes, University of Tennessee
10:44 AM
Genetic control of host behavior by baculoviruses
Monique van Oers, Wageningen University
10:56 AM
Concluding Remarks