Publications by authors named "Zhijian Tu"

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Editorial overview: Vectors and medical and veterinary entomology.

Curr Opin Insect Sci 2020 Aug;40:iii-iv

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August 2020

Characterization of a female germline and early zygote promoter from the transcription factor bZip1 in the dengue mosquito Aedes aegypti.

Parasit Vectors 2020 Jul 17;13(1):353. Epub 2020 Jul 17.

Department of Entomology and Agrilife Research, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-020-04216-wDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7367395PMC
July 2020

Recent advances and future perspectives in vector-omics.

Curr Opin Insect Sci 2020 Aug 29;40:94-103. Epub 2020 May 29.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, United States; Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, United States; The Interdisciplinary PhD Program in Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cois.2020.05.006DOI Listing
August 2020

miRNA-1-3p is an early embryonic male sex-determining factor in the Oriental fruit fly Bactrocera dorsalis.

Nat Commun 2020 02 18;11(1):932. Epub 2020 Feb 18.

Key Laboratory of Horticultural Plant Biology (MOE) and State Key Laboratory of Agricultural Microbiology, College of Plant Science and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, Hubei, 430070, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-14622-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7029022PMC
February 2020

Nix is a male-determining factor in the Asian tiger mosquito Aedes albopictus.

Insect Biochem Mol Biol 2020 03 31;118:103311. Epub 2019 Dec 31.

Department of Pathogen Biology, Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Tropical Disease Research, School of Public Health, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510515, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ibmb.2019.103311DOI Listing
March 2020

Two of the three Transformer-2 genes are required for ovarian development in Aedes albopictus.

Insect Biochem Mol Biol 2019 06 23;109:92-105. Epub 2019 Mar 23.

Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Tropical Disease Research, Department of Pathogen Biology, School of Public Health, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510515, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ibmb.2019.03.008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6636634PMC
June 2019

Joint FAO/IAEA Coordinated Research Project on "Exploring genetic, molecular, mechanical and behavioural methods of sex separation in mosquitoes" - an introduction.

Parasit Vectors 2018 Dec 24;11(Suppl 2):653. Epub 2018 Dec 24.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-018-3206-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6304754PMC
December 2018

Functional analysis of the promoter of an early zygotic gene KLC2 in Aedes aegypti.

Parasit Vectors 2018 Dec 24;11(Suppl 2):655. Epub 2018 Dec 24.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, 303 Fralin, Blacksburg, VA, 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-018-3210-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6305062PMC
December 2018

Pure early zygotic genes in the Asian malaria mosquito Anopheles stephensi.

Parasit Vectors 2018 Dec 24;11(Suppl 2):652. Epub 2018 Dec 24.

Department of Biochemistry, Engel Hall, Blacksburg, VA, 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-018-3220-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6304767PMC
December 2018

Improved reference genome of Aedes aegypti informs arbovirus vector control.

Nature 2018 11 14;563(7732):501-507. Epub 2018 Nov 14.

Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0692-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6421076PMC
November 2018

The Physical Genome Mapping of Anopheles albimanus Corrected Scaffold Misassemblies and Identified Interarm Rearrangements in Genus Anopheles.

G3 (Bethesda) 2017 01 5;7(1):155-164. Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Laboratory for Ecology, Genetics, and Environmental Protection, Tomsk State University, 634050, Russia

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/g3.116.034959DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5217105PMC
January 2017

GUY1 confers complete female lethality and is a strong candidate for a male-determining factor in .

Elife 2016 09 20;5. Epub 2016 Sep 20.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.19281DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5061544PMC
September 2016

Leap forward with insect genomics.

Insect Sci 2016 Jun;23(3):332-4

Key Laboratory of Insect Development and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1744-7917.12355DOI Listing
June 2016

Control of Mosquito-Borne Infectious Diseases: Sex and Gene Drive.

Trends Parasitol 2016 Mar 17;32(3):219-229. Epub 2016 Feb 17.

Fralin Life Science Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA; Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pt.2015.12.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4767671PMC
March 2016

Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick vector of Lyme disease.

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Monika Gulia-Nuss Andrew B Nuss Jason M Meyer Daniel E Sonenshine R Michael Roe Robert M Waterhouse David B Sattelle José de la Fuente Jose M Ribeiro Karine Megy Jyothi Thimmapuram Jason R Miller Brian P Walenz Sergey Koren Jessica B Hostetler Mathangi Thiagarajan Vinita S Joardar Linda I Hannick Shelby Bidwell Martin P Hammond Sarah Young Qiandong Zeng Jenica L Abrudan Francisca C Almeida Nieves Ayllón Ketaki Bhide Brooke W Bissinger Elena Bonzon-Kulichenko Steven D Buckingham Daniel R Caffrey Melissa J Caimano Vincent Croset Timothy Driscoll Don Gilbert Joseph J Gillespie Gloria I Giraldo-Calderón Jeffrey M Grabowski David Jiang Sayed M S Khalil Donghun Kim Katherine M Kocan Juraj Koči Richard J Kuhn Timothy J Kurtti Kristin Lees Emma G Lang Ryan C Kennedy Hyeogsun Kwon Rushika Perera Yumin Qi Justin D Radolf Joyce M Sakamoto Alejandro Sánchez-Gracia Maiara S Severo Neal Silverman Ladislav Šimo Marta Tojo Cristian Tornador Janice P Van Zee Jesús Vázquez Filipe G Vieira Margarita Villar Adam R Wespiser Yunlong Yang Jiwei Zhu Peter Arensburger Patricia V Pietrantonio Stephen C Barker Renfu Shao Evgeny M Zdobnov Frank Hauser Cornelis J P Grimmelikhuijzen Yoonseong Park Julio Rozas Richard Benton Joao H F Pedra David R Nelson Maria F Unger Jose M C Tubio Zhijian Tu Hugh M Robertson Martin Shumway Granger Sutton Jennifer R Wortman Daniel Lawson Stephen K Wikel Vishvanath M Nene Claire M Fraser Frank H Collins Bruce Birren Karen E Nelson Elisabet Caler Catherine A Hill

Nat Commun 2016 Feb 9;7:10507. Epub 2016 Feb 9.

Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms10507DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4748124PMC
February 2016

Genome of Rhodnius prolixus, an insect vector of Chagas disease, reveals unique adaptations to hematophagy and parasite infection.

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Rafael D Mesquita Raquel J Vionette-Amaral Carl Lowenberger Rolando Rivera-Pomar Fernando A Monteiro Patrick Minx John Spieth A Bernardo Carvalho Francisco Panzera Daniel Lawson André Q Torres Jose M C Ribeiro Marcos H F Sorgine Robert M Waterhouse Michael J Montague Fernando Abad-Franch Michele Alves-Bezerra Laurence R Amaral Helena M Araujo Ricardo N Araujo L Aravind Georgia C Atella Patricia Azambuja Mateus Berni Paula R Bittencourt-Cunha Gloria R C Braz Gustavo Calderón-Fernández Claudia M A Carareto Mikkel B Christensen Igor R Costa Samara G Costa Marilvia Dansa Carlos R O Daumas-Filho Iron F De-Paula Felipe A Dias George Dimopoulos Scott J Emrich Natalia Esponda-Behrens Patricia Fampa Rita D Fernandez-Medina Rodrigo N da Fonseca Marcio Fontenele Catrina Fronick Lucinda A Fulton Ana Caroline Gandara Eloi S Garcia Fernando A Genta Gloria I Giraldo-Calderón Bruno Gomes Katia C Gondim Adriana Granzotto Alessandra A Guarneri Roderic Guigó Myriam Harry Daniel S T Hughes Willy Jablonka Emmanuelle Jacquin-Joly M Patricia Juárez Leonardo B Koerich Angela B Lange José Manuel Latorre-Estivalis Andrés Lavore Gena G Lawrence Cristiano Lazoski Claudio R Lazzari Raphael R Lopes Marcelo G Lorenzo Magda D Lugon David Majerowicz Paula L Marcet Marco Mariotti Hatisaburo Masuda Karine Megy Ana C A Melo Fanis Missirlis Theo Mota Fernando G Noriega Marcela Nouzova Rodrigo D Nunes Raquel L L Oliveira Gilbert Oliveira-Silveira Sheila Ons Ian Orchard Lucia Pagola Gabriela O Paiva-Silva Agustina Pascual Marcio G Pavan Nicolás Pedrini Alexandre A Peixoto Marcos H Pereira Andrew Pike Carla Polycarpo Francisco Prosdocimi Rodrigo Ribeiro-Rodrigues Hugh M Robertson Ana Paula Salerno Didier Salmon Didac Santesmasses Renata Schama Eloy S Seabra-Junior Livia Silva-Cardoso Mario A C Silva-Neto Matheus Souza-Gomes Marcos Sterkel Mabel L Taracena Marta Tojo Zhijian Jake Tu Jose M C Tubio Raul Ursic-Bedoya Thiago M Venancio Ana Beatriz Walter-Nuno Derek Wilson Wesley C Warren Richard K Wilson Erwin Huebner Ellen M Dotson Pedro L Oliveira

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015 Dec 16;112(48):14936-41. Epub 2015 Nov 16.

Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia em Entomologia Molecular, Rio de Janeiro 21941-591, Brazil; Programa de Biologia Molecular e Biotecnologia, Instituto de Bioquímica Médica Leopoldo de Meis, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro 21941-591, Brazil;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1506226112DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4672799PMC
December 2015

Complete Dosage Compensation in Anopheles stephensi and the Evolution of Sex-Biased Genes in Mosquitoes.

Genome Biol Evol 2015 Jun 15;7(7):1914-24. Epub 2015 Jun 15.

Program of Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evv115DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4524482PMC
June 2015

SEX DETERMINATION. A male-determining factor in the mosquito Aedes aegypti.

Science 2015 Jun 21;348(6240):1268-70. Epub 2015 May 21.

Interdisciplinary PhD Program in Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, VA, USA. Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA. Fralin Life Science Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aaa2850DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5026532PMC
June 2015

The expression profile of Aedes albopictus miRNAs is altered by dengue virus serotype-2 infection.

Cell Biosci 2015 16;5:16. Epub 2015 Apr 16.

Key Laboratory of Prevention and Control for Emerging Infectious Diseases of Guangdong Higher Institutes, Department of Pathogen Biology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong P.R. China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13578-015-0009-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4411651PMC
April 2015

Mosquito genomics. Highly evolvable malaria vectors: the genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquitoes.

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Daniel E Neafsey Robert M Waterhouse Mohammad R Abai Sergey S Aganezov Max A Alekseyev James E Allen James Amon Bruno Arcà Peter Arensburger Gleb Artemov Lauren A Assour Hamidreza Basseri Aaron Berlin Bruce W Birren Stephanie A Blandin Andrew I Brockman Thomas R Burkot Austin Burt Clara S Chan Cedric Chauve Joanna C Chiu Mikkel Christensen Carlo Costantini Victoria L M Davidson Elena Deligianni Tania Dottorini Vicky Dritsou Stacey B Gabriel Wamdaogo M Guelbeogo Andrew B Hall Mira V Han Thaung Hlaing Daniel S T Hughes Adam M Jenkins Xiaofang Jiang Irwin Jungreis Evdoxia G Kakani Maryam Kamali Petri Kemppainen Ryan C Kennedy Ioannis K Kirmitzoglou Lizette L Koekemoer Njoroge Laban Nicholas Langridge Mara K N Lawniczak Manolis Lirakis Neil F Lobo Ernesto Lowy Robert M MacCallum Chunhong Mao Gareth Maslen Charles Mbogo Jenny McCarthy Kristin Michel Sara N Mitchell Wendy Moore Katherine A Murphy Anastasia N Naumenko Tony Nolan Eva M Novoa Samantha O'Loughlin Chioma Oringanje Mohammad A Oshaghi Nazzy Pakpour Philippos A Papathanos Ashley N Peery Michael Povelones Anil Prakash David P Price Ashok Rajaraman Lisa J Reimer David C Rinker Antonis Rokas Tanya L Russell N'Fale Sagnon Maria V Sharakhova Terrance Shea Felipe A Simão Frederic Simard Michel A Slotman Pradya Somboon Vladimir Stegniy Claudio J Struchiner Gregg W C Thomas Marta Tojo Pantelis Topalis José M C Tubio Maria F Unger John Vontas Catherine Walton Craig S Wilding Judith H Willis Yi-Chieh Wu Guiyun Yan Evgeny M Zdobnov Xiaofan Zhou Flaminia Catteruccia George K Christophides Frank H Collins Robert S Cornman Andrea Crisanti Martin J Donnelly Scott J Emrich Michael C Fontaine William Gelbart Matthew W Hahn Immo A Hansen Paul I Howell Fotis C Kafatos Manolis Kellis Daniel Lawson Christos Louis Shirley Luckhart Marc A T Muskavitch José M Ribeiro Michael A Riehle Igor V Sharakhov Zhijian Tu Laurence J Zwiebel Nora J Besansky

Science 2015 Jan 27;347(6217):1258522. Epub 2014 Nov 27.

Eck Institute for Global Health and Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, 317 Galvin Life Sciences Building, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1258522DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4380271PMC
January 2015

Maternal germline-specific genes in the Asian malaria mosquito Anopheles stephensi: characterization and application for disease control.

G3 (Bethesda) 2014 12 5;5(2):157-66. Epub 2014 Dec 5.

Department of Biochemistry and Fralin Life Science Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/g3.114.015578DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4321024PMC
December 2014

Multigene phylogenetics reveals temporal diversification of major African malaria vectors.

PLoS One 2014 4;9(4):e93580. Epub 2014 Apr 4.

Department of Entomology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3976319PMC
June 2015

Retrotransposon "Qian" mediated segmental duplication in silkworm, Bombyx mori.

Insect Biochem Mol Biol 2014 Mar 21;46:9-16. Epub 2014 Jan 21.

State Key Laboratory of Silkworm Genome Biology, Southwest University, Beibei, Chongqing 400715, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ibmb.2014.01.002DOI Listing
March 2014

Protein kinase C-dependent signaling controls the midgut epithelial barrier to malaria parasite infection in anopheline mosquitoes.

PLoS One 2013 11;8(10):e76535. Epub 2013 Oct 11.

Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3795702PMC
August 2014

Molecular and functional characterization of odorant-binding protein genes in an invasive vector mosquito, Aedes albopictus.

PLoS One 2013 23;8(7):e68836. Epub 2013 Jul 23.

Key Laboratory of Prevention and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases of Guangdong Higher Education Institutes, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Southern Medical University, Guangdong, PR China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3720860PMC
March 2014

miRNA genes of an invasive vector mosquito, Aedes albopictus.

PLoS One 2013 1;8(7):e67638. Epub 2013 Jul 1.

Key Laboratory of Prevention and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases of Guangdong Higher Education Institutes, Department of Pathogen Biology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P.R. China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3698096PMC
February 2014

A new chromosomal phylogeny supports the repeated origin of vectorial capacity in malaria mosquitoes of the Anopheles gambiae complex.

PLoS Pathog 2012 4;8(10):e1002960. Epub 2012 Oct 4.

Department of Entomology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1002960DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3464210PMC
April 2013

Translational regulation of Anopheles gambiae mRNAs in the midgut during Plasmodium falciparum infection.

BMC Genomics 2012 Aug 2;13:366. Epub 2012 Aug 2.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-13-366DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3443010PMC
August 2012

An integrated chromosome map of microsatellite markers and inversion breakpoints for an Asian malaria mosquito, Anopheles stephensi.

J Hered 2011 Nov-Dec;102(6):719-26. Epub 2011 Aug 1.

Department of Entomology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jhered/esr072DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3198509PMC
February 2012

Next-generation sequencing reveals recent horizontal transfer of a DNA transposon between divergent mosquitoes.

PLoS One 2011 Feb 10;6(2):e16743. Epub 2011 Feb 10.

Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3037385PMC
February 2011

Expression analysis and knockdown of two antennal odorant-binding protein genes in Aedes aegypti.

J Insect Sci 2010 ;10:171

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1673/031.010.14131DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3016889PMC
February 2011

A physical map for an Asian malaria mosquito, Anopheles stephensi.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2010 Nov;83(5):1023-7

Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.2010.10-0366DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2963963PMC
November 2010

Sequencing of Culex quinquefasciatus establishes a platform for mosquito comparative genomics.

Science 2010 Oct;330(6000):86-8

Center for Disease Vector Research, University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA 92521, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1191864DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3740384PMC
October 2010

Multi-platform next-generation sequencing of the domestic turkey (Meleagris gallopavo): genome assembly and analysis.

PLoS Biol 2010 Sep 7;8(9). Epub 2010 Sep 7.

Avian Immunobiology Laboratory, Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.1000475DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2935454PMC
September 2010

Evolutionary analysis of the kinesin light chain genes in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti: gene duplication as a source for novel early zygotic genes.

BMC Evol Biol 2010 Jul 8;10:206. Epub 2010 Jul 8.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Fralin Biotech Center, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-10-206DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2927918PMC
July 2010

Analysis of Wolbachia strains associated with Conotrachelus nenuphar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in the Eastern United States.

Environ Entomol 2010 Apr;39(2):396-405

Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech, 205C Price Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1603/EN09276DOI Listing
April 2010

Direct sequencing and expression analysis of a large number of miRNAs in Aedes aegypti and a multi-species survey of novel mosquito miRNAs.

BMC Genomics 2009 Dec 4;10:581. Epub 2009 Dec 4.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-10-581DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2797818PMC
December 2009

Insertion polymorphisms of SINE200 retrotransposons within speciation islands of Anopheles gambiae molecular forms.

Malar J 2008 Aug 25;7:163. Epub 2008 Aug 25.

Dipartimento di Scienze di Sanità Pubblica, Istituto Pasteur-Fondazione Cenci-Bolognetti, Sezione di Parassitologia, Università di Roma, La Sapienza, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-7-163DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2546427PMC
August 2008

Cloning, characterization, and expression of microRNAs from the Asian malaria mosquito, Anopheles stephensi.

BMC Genomics 2008 May 23;9:244. Epub 2008 May 23.

Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-9-244DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2430712PMC
May 2008

The genome of the model beetle and pest Tribolium castaneum.

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Sezione di Parassitologia, Dipartimento di Scienze di Sanità Pubblica, Università di Roma La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Roma, Italy.

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Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA.

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