Ph.D. Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition: PBT Session

Monday, June 1, 2015: 1:30 PM-2:55 PM
Alcove (Manhattan Conference Center)
Ana Velez

1:30 PM
Biological validation of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for detection of Cry proteins in the environment
Vurtice Albright, Iowa State University ; Richard Hellmich, USDA - ARS ; Joel Coats, Iowa State University
1:42 PM
Behavioral assays of western corn rootworm larvae to perform RNAi-mediated knockdown of CO2 receptors expression
Carolina Camargo, University of Nebraska-Lincoln ; Natalie Matz, University of Nebraska-Lincoln ; Blair Siegfried, University of Nebraska ; Etsuko Moriyama, University of Nebraska-Lincoln ; Hideaki Moriyama, School of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska‐Lincoln
1:54 PM
Glass-vial bioassay: improvements towards soybean aphid (Aphis glycines) resistance monitoring
Matheus Ribeiro, University of Nebraska ; Thomas Hunt, University of Nebraska ; Blair Siegfried, University of Nebraska
2:06 PM
2:19 PM
Identification and Characterization of Juvenile Hormone Affinity Chromatography Purified Proteins
Joliene Lindholm, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Walter G Goodman, University of Wisconsin
2:43 PM
Osmoregulatory functions of Na/K-ATPase in the salivary glands of the blacklegged tick, Ixodes scapularis Say
Donghun Kim, Kansas State University ; Yoonseong Park, Kansas State University