Ten-Minute Papers, IPMIS: Genetics

Wednesday, December 16, 2009: 8:15 AM-11:00 AM
Room 212, Second Floor (Convention Center)
Moderators:
Nannan Liu
Hongmei Li
8:15 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:20 AM
Species identification of wood-boring beetles using mtDNA from gallery frass
John Shukle, Purdue University; Jeffrey Holland, Purdue University
8:32 AM
Functional characterization of cis-acting elements regulating CYP321A1 expression
Xianchun Li, University of Arizona; Chunni Zhang, University of Arizona
8:44 AM
8:56 AM
Bowman-Birk Inhibitor affects pathways associated with energy metabolism in Drosophila melanogaster
Hongmei Li, University of Illinois; Larry Murdock, Purdue University; Barry R. Pittendrigh, University of Illinois
9:08 AM
The RNA interference pathway modulates vector competence for Sindbis virus in the midgut of Aedes aegypti
Cynthia C.H. Khoo, Colorado State University; Joseph Piper, Colorado State University; Ken E. Olson, Colorado State University; Alexander W. E. Franz, Colorado State University
9:20 AM
Break
9:35 AM
Correlation of caterpillar gene expression to plant defenses
Richard Musser, Western Illinois University; Sue Hum-Musser, Western Illinois University; Heiko Vogel, Max Planck; Brittany DesRochers, Western Illinois University; Vickie Thomas, Western Illinois University
9:47 AM
A comparative bioinformatics-based approach for discovering behavior linked genes in the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis
Jeremy Kroemer, USDA - ARS; Susan E. Moser, USDA-ARS; Richard L. Hellmich, USDA - ARS
9:59 AM
Genetic evidence for the origin of complex social behavior
Ying Wang, Arizona State University; Gro Amdam, Arizona State University; Olav Rueppell, University of North Carolina; Robert Page, Arizona State University
10:11 AM
DNA methylation in a harvester ant: genomic imprinting and division of labor
Chris R. Smith, Earlham College; Navdeep Mutti, Arizona State University; J├╝rgen Gadau, Arizona State University
10:23 AM
Identification of lignocellulolytic enzymes through transcriptomic and proteomic analysis of the gut of the wood-boring beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis
Scott Geib, USDA - ARS; Kelli Hoover, Pennsylvania State University; Ming Tien, Pennsylvania State University; John Carlson, Pennsylvania State University
10:35 AM
Concluding Remarks