ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Epigenetics, Phenotypic Plasticity, and Insect Evolution: First Insights from an Emerging Field

Tuesday, November 15, 2011: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room D10, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Organizers:
Amy L. Toth
Jennifer Brisson


2:05 PM
2:30 PM
The epigenetics of nutritional plasticity: methylation in dung beetles
Emilie C. Snell-Rood, University of Minnesota
3:10 PM
Withdrawn
2:55 PM
3:35 PM
Patterns of DNA methylation in insects
Michael AD. Goodisman, Georgia Institute of Technology
4:00 PM
Dynamics of DNA methylation in honeybee development
Assaf Zemach, University of California, Berkeley
4:25 PM
Allele-specific gene expression and epigenetics in the honey bee brain
Jennifer M. Tsuruda, Purdue University ; Miguel E. Arechavaleta-Velasco, INIFAP ; Sarah D. Kocher, Harvard University ; Phillip San Miguel, Purdue University ; Rick Westerman, Purdue University ; Carlos A. Robles-Rios, INIFAP ; Christina Grozinger, Pennsylvania State University ; Greg J. Hunt, Purdue University
4:50 PM
Genetics and epigenetics of major characteristics of sociality in the two ant species, Camponotus floridanus and Harpegnathos saltator
Juergen Liebig, Arizona State University ; Chaoyang Ye, University of Pennsylvania ; Roberto Bonasio, New York University School of Medicine ; Daniel F. Simola, University of Pennsylvania ; Navdeep Mutti, Arizona State University ; Guojie Zhang, BGI-Shenzhen ; Steven Chen, New York University School of Medicine ; Gregory Donahue, University of Pennsylvania ; Hua Yan, New York University School of Medicine ; Kaustubh Gokhale, Arizona State University ; Shelley Berger, University of Pennsylvania ; Danny Reinberg, New York University School of Medicine
5:15 PM
DNA methylation and caste in social wasps: a first glimpse into vespid epigenetics
Susan Weiner, Iowa State University ; Amy L. Toth, Iowa State University
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