6- Graduate Poster MUVE

Monday, November 11, 2013: 8:00 AM-6:30 PM
Exhibit Hall 4 (Austin Convention Center)

Fitness cost of phosphine resistance determined by measurement of developmental rates of phosphine-resistant and susceptible populations of Rhyzopertha dominica and Tribolium castaneum
Nisha Bajracharya, Oklahoma State University ; George P. Opit, Oklahoma State University ; Justin Talley, Oklahoma State University ; Carol L. Jones, Oklahoma State University
Aquaporins in the Malpighian tubules are essential for water transport in the Yellow Fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti
Lisa L. Drake, New Mexico State University ; Stacy D. Rodriguez, New Mexico State University ; Immo A. Hansen, New Mexico State University
Evaluation of La Crosse virus infection on host-seeking activity of mosquito Aedes triseriatus and Aedes albopictus
Fan Yang, Virginia Tech ; Carlyle C. Brewster, Virginia Tech ; Sally Paulson, Virginia Tech
Effects of larval habitat density and ITN/LLIN use on the spatial distribution of malaria vectors
Robert S. McCann, Michigan State University ; Joseph P. Messina, Michigan State University ; David W. MacFarlane, Michigan State University ; M. Nabie Bayoh, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Kenya Medical Research Institute ; John M. Vulule, Kenya Medical Research Institute ; John E. Gimnig, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ; Edward D. Walker, Michigan State University
Genetic variation in the sensitivity of Anopheles gambiae to DEET
James Ricci, University of California ; Bradley White, University of California
Interspecific mating between Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus and its contribution to population declines of Aedes aegypti
Marķa Cristina Carrasquilla, University of Florida ; L. Philip Lounibos, University of Florida
Population genetic analyses of chewing lice parasitizing pocket gophers
Caitlin Nessner, Texas A&M University ; Jessica E. Light, Texas A&M University
Proliferation and excretion of Bartonella quintana in body and head lice following oral challenge
Ju Hyeon Kim, Seoul National University ; Domenic J. Previte, University of Massachusetts ; Kyong Sup Yoon, University of Massachusetts ; John M. Clark, University of Massachusetts ; Si Hyeock Lee, Seoul National University
Identifying ivermectin titer levels in bovine serum and its affect on tick development in the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus
Roxett Platas, University of Texas, Pan American ; Christopher Vitek, University of Texas, Pan American