09 - Graduate Student TMP Competition: PBT

Monday, November 17, 2014: 8:20 AM-12:30 PM
A105 (Oregon Convention Center)
Yoonseong Park
Troy D. Anderson

8:20 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:24 AM
Protein and carbohydrates in detoxification processes of a generalist herbivore
Marion Le Gall, Pennsylvania State University ; Spencer T. Behmer, Texas A&M University
8:36 AM
8:48 AM
Response of termite (Reticulitermes flavipes) cytochrome P450 enzymes when subjected to oxidation inhibitors
Mary Kubiszak-Rushton, Purdue University ; Michael E. Scharf, Purdue University
9:00 AM
Functional analysis of cytochrome P450 genes in the yellowfever mosquito Aedes aegypi (Diptera: Culicidae)
Moustapha Soumaila Issa, Kansas State University ; Yoonseong Park, Kansas State University ; Marcelo Ramalho-Ortigao, Kansas State University ; Kun Yan Zhu, Kansas State University
9:12 AM
Roles of P450 genes in permethrin resistance of the house fly, Musca domestica
Ming Li, Auburn University ; Nannan Liu, Auburn University
10:00 AM
Detection and bioactivity of Cry1Ab fragments: Implications on risk assessments
Vurtice Albright, Iowa State University ; Richard Hellmich, USDA - ARS ; Joel Coats, Iowa State University
10:12 AM
10:24 AM
Identification of Cry1Ie toxin receptors in Ostrinia nubilalis
Can Zhao, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences ; Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes, University of Tennessee ; Zishan Zhou, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences ; Hongyu Pan, Jilin University ; Jie Zhang, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
10:36 AM
Investigating symbiont-mediated protection in the eastern subterranean termite (Reticulitermes flavipes Kollar)
Brittany F. Peterson, Purdue University ; Michael E. Scharf, Purdue University
10:48 AM
Cellulase gene expression profiles in termites according to different habitats and diets
Kyungjae Yoon, Seoul National University ; Ju Hyeon Kim, Seoul National University ; Young-Ho Kim, Seoul National University ; Won-Hoon Lee, Animal and Plant Agency ; Si Hyeock Lee, Seoul National University
11:00 AM
Investigating effects of colony nutrition on Nosema ceranae infection and persistence in honey bee colonies
Cameron Jack, Oregon State University ; Ramesh Sagili, Oregon State University ; Sai Sree Uppala, Oregon State University
11:12 AM
The effects of benzoxazinoids on specialist and generalist Diabrotica spp. (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
Jelfina Alouw, University of Nebraska ; Nicholas Miller, University of Nebraska
11:24 AM
How temperature and humidity affect brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys) egg masses and the symbionts deposited there
Christopher Taylor, University of Maryland ; Peter Coffey, University of Maryland ; Galen Dively, University of Maryland
11:36 AM
Functional characterization of gut bacteria essential for development of mosquitoes
Kerri L. Coon, University of Georgia ; Michael R. Strand, University of Georgia
11:48 AM
Interactions of the pea aphid secondary symbiont Hamiltonella defensa and its bacteriophage, APSE
Jayce W. Brandt, University of Georgia ; Kerry M. Oliver, University of Georgia ; Michael R. Strand, University of Georgia