ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers, MUVE Section, Mosquitoes, Part 1

Tuesday, November 13, 2012: 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
301 A, Floor Three (Knoxville Convention Center)
Organizer :
Christopher J. Geden
Michael G. Kaufman
Michelle Sanford

1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:33 PM
1:45 PM
Control of malaria and dengue vectros in Pakistan
Inamullah Khan, Nuclear Institute for Food and Agriculture
1:57 PM
Examining the population structure of Anopheles gambiae s.s. in West Africa using RAD-Seq
Michelle Sanford, University of California, Davis ; Yoosook Lee, University of California, Davis ; Abdrahamane Fofana, Malaria Research and Training Center ; Clare Marsden, University of California, Davis ; Anthony Cornel, University of California, Davis ; Gregory Lanzaro, University of California, Davis
2:09 PM
Topographic based models for predicting malaria vector breeding habitat in western Kenya
Jephtha Christopher Nmor, Institute of Tropical Medicine ; Toshihiko Sunahara, Institute of Tropical Medicine ; Noboru Minakawa, Institute of Tropical Medicine
2:21 PM
Functional characterization of aquaporins in the disease vectors Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus
Lisa L. Drake, New Mexico State University ; Sarah E. Aguirre, New Mexico State University ; Immo A. Hansen, New Mexico State University
2:33 PM
The prevalence of the mosquito predator, Toxorhynchites splendens larvae along with its prey, Aedes albopictus larvae in Malaysia
Nurhafiza Mohamad, Universiti Sains Malaysia ; Wan Fatma Zuharah Wan Mustapha, Universiti Sains Malaysia
2:45 PM
Dual treatment enhanced transfer of insect growth regulator from autodissemination station to mosquito oviposition sites
Yi Wang, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ; Jacques Bertrand, Navy Entomology Center of Excellence ; Devi S. Suman, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ; Limin Dong, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ; Randy Gaugler, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
2:57 PM
3:09 PM
3:36 PM
Growth of Aedes triseriatus (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae on individual strains or assemblages of microorganisms
Michael G. Kaufman, Michigan State University ; Craig Bateman, Michigan State University ; Edward D. Walker, Michigan State University
3:48 PM
Molecular differences resulting from larval growth conditions in Aedes aegypti
David P. Price, New Mexico State University ; Immo A. Hansen, New Mexico State University
4:00 PM
Ascogregarina parasites: New findings on host and parasite interactions
John Soghigian, Clark University ; Julie A. Erthal, Clark University ; Linda Valsdottir, Clark University ; Matt Warndorf, Clark University ; Todd P. Livdahl, Clark University
4:24 PM
Effect of intra-specific larval competition on expression of immune genes in Sindbis virus-infected Aedes aegypti
Chang-Hyun Kim, University of Illinois ; Ephantus J. Muturi, University of Illinois
4:36 PM
Concluding Remarks