ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers PBT Session 1

Sunday, November 13, 2011: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room D7, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Jeffrey G. Scott
Subba R. Palli
Julian F. Hillyer
Jeffrey J. Stuart

9:05 AM
9:29 AM
Toxicity and repellency of extracts from pilot-plant-scale isolation of pea flour against stored-product insects
Paul Fields, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada ; Wes G. Taylor, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada ; Russell Hynes, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
9:41 AM
Poneratoxin: structure and function of the major active component from the venom of the bullet ant, the world’s most painful stinging insect
Justin O. Schmidt, Southwestern Biological Institute ; Stephen R Johnson, Carbon Dynamics Institute
9:53 AM
Stick insect chemical defenses: potential for useful chemistry (Order Phasmatodea)
Aaron T. Dossey, USDA ; Marco Gottardo, University of Siena ; Robert Vander Meer, USDA - ARS ; Ulrich R. Bernier, USDA - ARS ; John M. Whitaker, Scripps Florida ; Maritta Kunert, Max Planck Institute ; Wilhelm Boland, Max Planck Institute ; William R. Roush, Scripps Florida
10:05 AM
Susceptibility of Megachile rotundata to insecticides used in wild blueberry production in Atlantic Canada
Cynthia Scott-Dupree, University of Guelph ; Angela Gradish, University of Guelph ; G. Christopher Cutler, Nova Scotia Agricultural College
10:17 AM
10:32 AM
Novel approach for Bt toxin-based transgenic aphid resistance
Nanasaheb Chougule, Iowa State University ; Huarong Li, Dow AgroSciences ; Sijun Liu, Iowa State University ; Bryony Bonning, Iowa State University
10:44 AM
MRI investigation of the effects of Bt on the gut of Manduca sexta
Walter G. Goodman, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Meritxell Pérez-Hedo, University of Lleida ; Matilde Eizaguirre, University of Lleida ; Ian J. Rowland, University of Wisconsin - Madison
10:56 AM
Factors affecting spinosad toxicity to stored grain insects
Subramanyam Bhadriraju, Kansas State University ; Dhana Raj Boina, Kansas State University ; Prasad Telovrolu, Kansas State University ; Fernanda Lazzari, Kansas State University ; Kimondo Mutambuki, Kansas State University
11:20 AM
11:08 AM
Comparative analysis of the immune competencies of the mosquitoes Aedes aegypti and Anopheles gambiae in response to bacterial infections
Julian F. Hillyer, Vanderbilt University ; Sarah A. Coggins, Vanderbilt University ; Tania Y. Estevez-Lao, Vanderbilt University
11:32 AM
11:48 AM