Sweet Tooth in Mosquitoes: How Flowers And Nectars Can Guide Us Towards Unisex Mosquito Attractants

Sunday, December 12, 2010: 8:00 AM-12:10 PM
Royal Palm, Salon 2 (Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center)
Zainulabeuddin Syed
Woodbridge Foster
8:00 AM
Welcoming Remarks
8:05 AM
Plants and vectors - what we need to know
Woodbridge Foster, The Ohio State University
8:45 AM
9:25 AM
Factors important to mosquito memory of odors associated with a sugar-meal
Michelle Sanford, University of California, Davis
9:45 AM
10:25 AM
Nectar feeding and mosquito traps:  Who will take the bait?
Miriam F. Cooperband, USDA-APHIS-PPQ-CPHST
10:45 AM
Synthetic floral odors as mosquito attractants
Philip E. Otienoburu, Ohio State University
11:05 AM
Field trials with floral odors as mosquito attractants
Babak Ebrahimi, The Ohio State University
11:25 AM
11:45 AM
12:05 PM
Concluding Remarks
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