ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Graduate Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition, PBT-3

Monday, November 14, 2011: 8:30 AM-11:15 AM
Room D10, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Michael Roe
Shahid Karim

8:45 AM
Activity of aromatic terpenoids at the House fly (Musca domestica) nicotinic acetylcholine receptor
Aaron D. Gross, Iowa State University ; Michael J. Kimber, Iowa State University ; Joel R. Coats, Iowa State University
8:57 AM
A closer look at organosphosphate toxicity in honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) workers and queens
Lizette Dahlgren, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Reed M. Johnson, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Marion D. Ellis, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Blair D. Siegfried, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
9:09 AM
9:21 AM
Venom sac proteins of red imported fire ant queens (Solenopsis invicta): characterization, expression and function
Stephanie Lockwood, Texas Tech University ; Richard Deslippe, Texas Tech University
9:33 AM
Efficacy of pesticide mixtures on the western flower thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis)
Amy L. Willmott, Kansas State University ; Raymond A. Cloyd, Kansas State University ; Kun Yan Zhu, Kansas State University
9:45 AM
9:57 AM
Exposure route and life stage influence pesticide toxicity for an important biological control agent (Hippodamia convergens)
Lisa Fernandez, University of California, Berkeley ; Anne Luong, University of California, Berkeley ; Nicholas J. Mills, University of California, Berkeley
10:09 AM
Is resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxin Cry2Ab associated with mutations of Cry1Ac-receptor genes in Trichoplusia ni?
Xiaozhao Song, Cornell University NYSAES ; Ping Wang, Cornell University NYSAES
10:21 AM
Effects of parasitism on a defensive symbiosis
Adam J. Martinez, University of Georgia ; Kerry M. Oliver, University of Georgia
10:33 AM
Characterization and estimation of Cry1F resistance in fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith)
Ana Maria Velez, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Terence A. Spencer, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Analiza P. Alves, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc ; Blair D. Siegfried, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
10:45 AM
Ecological importance of a bacteriophage to the pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum
Stephanie Weldon, University of Georgia ; Kerry M. Oliver, University of Georgia
10:57 AM
Intraspecific variability of the midgut protease complement in Colorado potato beetle larvae fed different plant diets
Asieh Rasoolizadeh, Universite Laval ; Marie-Claire Goulet, Universite Laval ; Dminique Michaud, Universite Laval ; Conrad Cloutier, Universite Laval