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Publications for 2012

Aradottir, G.I., Hanley, S.J., Collins, C.M., Dawson, K.J., Karp, A., Leather, S.R., Shield, I. & Harrington, R. (2012) Population genetics of Tuberolachnus salignus, an obligate parthenogenetic aphid. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 14, NIL_0084-NIL_0093.

Aradottir, G.I., Hanley, S.J., Collins, C.M., Dawson, K.J., Karp, A., Leather, S.R., Shield, I. & Harrington, R. (2012) Population genetics of Tuberolachnus salignus, an obligate parthenogenetic aphid. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 14, 197-205.

Bass, C., Hebsgaard, M.B. & Hughes, J. (2012) Genomic resources for the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens: Transcriptome pyrosequencing and microarray design. Insect Science, 19, 1-12.

Blassioli-Moraes, M.C., Laumann, R.A., Oliveira, M.W.M., Woodcock, C.M., Mayon, P., Hooper, A., Pickett, J.A., Birkett, M.A. & Borges, M. (2012) Sex Pheromone Communication in Two Sympatric Neotropical Stink Bug Species Chinavia ubica and Chinavia impicticornis. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 836-845.

Bruce, T.J.A. (2012) GM as a route for delivery of sustainable crop protection. Journal of Experimental Botany, 63, 537-541.

Carvalho, R., Yang, Y., Field, L.M., Gorman, K., Moores, G., Williamson, M.S. & Bass, C. (2012) Chlorpyrifos resistance is associated with mutation and amplification of the acetylcholinesterase-1 gene in the tomato red spider mite, Tetranychus evansi. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 104, 143-149.

Chamberlain, K., Briens, M., Jacobs, J.H., Clark, S.J. & Pickett, J.A. (2012) Use of honey bees (Apis mellifera L.) to detect the presence of Mediterranean fruit fly (Ceratitis capitata Wiedemann) larvae in Valencia oranges. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 92, 2050-2054.

Cools, H.J. & Fraaije, B.A. (2012) Resistance to azole fungicides in Mycosphaerella graminicola: mechanisms and management.

Davies, T.G.E., Field, L.M. & Williamson, M.S. (2012) The re-emergence of the bed bug as a nuisance pest: implications of resistance to the pyrethroid insecticides. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 26, 241-254.

Dewhirst, S.Y., Birkett, M.A., Loza-Reyes, E., Martin, J.L., Pye, B.J., Smart, L.E., Hardie, J. & Pickett, J.A. (2012) Activation of defence in sweet pepper, Capsicum annum, by cis-jasmone, and its impact on aphid and aphid parasitoid behaviour. Pest Management Science, 68, 1419-1429.

Dutta, T.K., Powers, S.J., Gaur, H.S., Birkett, M. & Curtis, R.H.C. (2012) Effect of small lipophilic molecules in tomato and rice root exudates on the behaviour of Meloidogyne incognita and M-graminicola. Nematology, 14, 309-320.

Erdogan, C., Velioglu, A.S., Gurkan, M.O., Denholm, I. & Moores, G.D. (2012) Chlorpyrifos ethyl-oxon sensitive and insensitive acetylcholinesterase variants of greenhouse whitefly Trialeurodes vaporariorum (Westw.) (Hemiptera:Aleyrodidae) from Turkey. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 104, 273-276.

Foster, S.P., Denholm, I., Rison, J.-L., Portillo, H.E., Margaritopoulis, J. & Slatere, R. (2012) Susceptibility of standard clones and European field populations of the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae, and the cotton aphid, Aphis gossypii (Hemiptera: Aphididae), to the novel anthranilic diamide insecticide cyantraniliprole. Pest Management Science, 68, 629-633.

Fraaije, B.A. & Cools, H.J. (2012) Investigations into the molecular mechanisms responsible for the decline in sensitivity to DMI fungicides in Mycosphaerella graminicola populations. Phytopathology, 102, 41-41.

Gu, S.-H., Wang, S.-Y., Zhang, X.-Y., Ji, P., Liu, J.-T., Wang, G.-R., Wu, K.-M., Guo, Y.-Y., Zhou, J.-J. & Zhang, Y.-J. (2012) Functional Characterizations of Chemosensory Proteins of the Alfalfa Plant Bug Adelphocoris lineolatus Indicate Their Involvement in Host Recognition. Plos One, 7.

Haddi, K., Berger, M., Bielza, P., Cifuentes, D., Field, L.M., Gorman, K., Rapisarda, C., Williamson, M.S. & Bass, C. (2012) Identification of mutations associated with pyrethroid resistance in the voltage-gated sodium channel of the tomato leaf miner (Tuta absoluta). Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 42, 506-513.

Hegde, M., Oliveira, J.N., da Costa, J.G., Loza-Reyes, E., Bleicher, E., Santana, A.E.G., Caulfield, J.C., Mayon, P., Dewhirst, S.Y., Bruce, T.J.A., Pickett, J.A. & Birkett, M.A. (2012) Aphid antixenosis in cotton is activated by the natural plant defence elicitor cis-jasmone. Phytochemistry, 78, 81-88.

Jaramillo Ramirez, G.I., Logan, J.G., Loza-Reyes, E., Stashenko, E. & Moores, G.D. (2012) Repellents Inhibit P450 Enzymes in Stegomyia (Aedes) aegypti. Plos One, 7.

Jaramillo Ramirez, G.I., Logan, J.G., Loza-Reyes, E., Stashenko, E. & Moores, G.D. (2012) Repellents inhibit P450 enzymes in Stegomyia (Aedes) aegypti. Plos One, 7, e48698-e48698.

Jayanthi, P.D.K., Woodcock, C.M., Caulfield, J., Birkett, M.A. & Bruce, T.J.A. (2012) Isolation and Identification of Host Cues from Mango, Mangifera indica, That Attract Gravid Female Oriental Fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 361-369.

Joffe, T., Gunning, R.V., Allen, G.R., Kristensen, M., Alptekin, S., Field, L.M. & Moores, G.D. (2012) Investigating the potential of selected natural compounds to increase the potency of pyrethrum against houseflies Muscadomestica (Diptera: Muscidae). Pest Management Science, 68, 178-184.

Karatolos, N., Gorman, K., Williamson, M.S. & Denholm, I. (2012) Mutations in the sodium channel associated with pyrethroid resistance in the greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum. Pest Management Science, 68, 834-838.

Karatolos, N., Williamson, M.S., Denholm, I., Gorman, K., Ffrench-Constant, R. & Nauen, R. (2012) Resistance to spiromesifen in Trialeurodes vaporariorum is associated with a single amino acid replacement in its target enzyme acetyl-coenzyme A carboxylase. Insect Molecular Biology, 21, 327-334.

Karatolos, N., Williamson, M.S., Denholm, I., Gorman, K., Ffrench-Constant, R.H. & Bass, C. (2012) Over-Expression of a Cytochrome P450 Is Associated with Resistance to Pyriproxyfen in the Greenhouse Whitefly Trialeurodes vaporariorum. Plos One, 7.

Khan, M.A., Jones, I., Loza-Reyes, E., Cameron, M.M., Pickett, J.A. & Birkett, M.A. (2012) Interference in foraging behaviour of European and American house dust mites Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae (Acari: Pyroglyphidae) by catmint, Nepeta cataria (Lamiaceae). Experimental and Applied Acarology, 57, 65-74.

Kifuko-Koech, M., Pypers, P., Okalebo, J.R., Othieno, C.O., Khan, Z.R., Pickett, J.A., Kipkoech, A.K. & Vanlauwe, B. (2012) The impact of Desmodium spp. and cutting regimes on the agronomic and economic performance of Desmodium-maize intercropping system in western Kenya. Field Crops Research, 137, 97-107.

Lebesa, L.N., Khan, Z.R., Krueger, K., Bruce, T.J.A., Hassanali, A. & Pickett, J.A. (2012) Farmers' knowledge and perceptions of blister beetles, Hycleus spp. (Coleoptera: Meloidae), as pest herbivores of Desmodium legumes in western Kenya. International Journal of Pest Management, 58, 165-174.

Liu, R., He, X., Lehane, S., Lehane, M., Hertz-Fowler, C., Berriman, M., Field, L.M. & Zhou, J.J. (2012) Expression of chemosensory proteins in the tsetse fly Glossina morsitans morsitans is related to female host-seeking behaviour. Insect Molecular Biology, 21, 41-48.

Luna, E., Bruce, T.J.A., Roberts, M.R., Flors, V. & Ton, J. (2012) Next-Generation Systemic Acquired Resistance. Plant Physiology, 158, 844-853.

Moores, G.D., Wegorek, P., Zamojska, J., Field, L. & Philippou, D. (2012) The effect of a piperonyl butoxide/tau-fluvalinate mixture on pollen beetle (Meligethes aeneus) and honey bees (Apis mellifera). Pest Management Science, 68, 795-800.

Nauen, R., Zimmer, C.T., Andrews, M., Slater, R., Bass, C., Ekbom, B., Gustafsson, G., Hansen, L.M., Kristensen, M., Zebitz, C.P.W. & Williamson, M.S. (2012) Target-site resistance to pyrethroids in European populations of pollen beetle, Meligethes aeneus F. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 103, 173-180.

Neal, A.L., Ahmad, S., Gordon-Weeks, R. & Ton, J. (2012) Benzoxazinoids in Root Exudates of Maize Attract Pseudomonas putida to the Rhizosphere. Plos One, 7.

Nyathi, Y., Zhang, X., Baldwin, J.M., Bernhardt, K., Johnson, B., Baldwin, S.A., Theodoulou, F.L. & Baker, A. (2012) Pseudo half-molecules of the ABC transporter, COMATOSE, bind Pex19 and target to peroxisomes independently but are both required for activity. Febs Letters, 586, 2280-2286.

Pareja, M., Qvarfordt, E., Webster, B., Mayon, P., Pickett, J., Birkett, M. & Glinwood, R. (2012) Herbivory by a Phloem-Feeding Insect Inhibits Floral Volatile Production. Plos One, 7.

Pickett, J. (2012) Indirect routes to reproductive success. eLife, 1, e00240-e00240.

Pickett, J.A. (2012) New Synthesis: Chemical Ecology and Sustainable Food Production. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 1071-1071.

Pickett, J.A., Ardottir, G.I., Birkett, M.A., Bruce, T.J.A., Chamberlain, K., Khan, Z.R., Midega, C.A.O., Smart, L.E. & Woodcock, C.M. (2012) Aspects of insect chemical ecology: exploitation of reception and detection as tools for deception of pests and beneficial insects. Physiological Entomology, 37, 2-9.

Ruiz-Lopez, N., Sayanova, O., Napier, J.A. & Haslam, R.P. (2012) Metabolic engineering of the omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid biosynthetic pathway into transgenic plants. Journal of Experimental Botany, 63, 2397-2410.


Symmes, E.J., Dewhirst, S.Y., Birkett, M.A., Campbell, C.A.M., Chamberlain, K., Pickett, J.A. & Zalom, F.G. (2012) The Sex Pheromones of Mealy Plum (Hyalopterus pruni) and Leaf-Curl Plum (Brachycaudus helichrysi) Aphids: Identification and Field Trapping of Male and Gynoparous Aphids in Prune Orchards. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 576-583.

Takemoto, H., Powell, W., Pickett, J., Kainoh, Y. & Takabayashi, J. (2012) Two-step learning involved in acquiring olfactory preferences for plant volatiles by parasitic wasps. Animal Behaviour, 83, 1491-1496.

Tamiru, A., Bruce, T.J.A., Midega, C.A.O., Woodcock, C.M., Birkett, M.A., Pickett, J.A. & Khan, Z.R. (2012) Oviposition Induced Volatile Emissions from African Smallholder Farmers' Maize Varieties. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 231-234.

Tamiru, A., Getu, E., Jembere, B. & Bruce, T. (2012) Effect of temperature and relative humidity on the development and fecundity of Chilo partellus (Swinhoe) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Bulletin of Entomological Research, 102, 9-15.

Troczka, B., Zimmer, C.T., Elias, J., Schorn, C., Bass, C., Davies, T.G.E., Field, L.M., Williamson, M.S., Slater, R. & Nauen, R. (2012) Resistance to diamide insecticides in diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) is associated with a mutation in the membrane-spanning domain of the ryanodine receptor. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 42, 873-880.

Ukeh, D.A., Umoetok, S.B.A., Bowman, A.S., Mordue, A.J., Pickett, J.A. & Birkett, M.A. (2012) Alligator pepper, Aframomum melegueta, and ginger, Zingiber officinale, reduce stored maize infestation by the maize weevil, Sitophilus zeamais in traditional African granaries. Crop Protection, 32, 99-103.

Ukeh, D.A., Woodcock, C.M., Pickett, J.A. & Birkett, M.A. (2012) Identification of Host Kairomones from Maize, Zea mays, for the Maize Weevil, Sitophilus zeamais. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38, 1402-1409.

Vieira, F.G., Foret, S., He, X., Rozas, J., Field, L.M. & Zhou, J.-J. (2012) Unique Features of Odorant-Binding Proteins of the Parasitoid Wasp Nasonia vitripennis Revealed by Genome Annotation and Comparative Analyses. Plos One, 7.

Vuts, J., Kaydan, M.B., Yarimbatman, A. & Toth, M. (2012) Field catches of Oxythyrea cinctella using visual and olfactory cues. Physiological Entomology, 37, 92-96.

Yu, X., Jones, H.D., Ma, Y., Wang, G., Xu, Z., Zhang, B., Zhang, Y., Ren, G., Pickett, J.A. & Xia, L. (2012) (E)-beta-Farnesene synthase genes affect aphid (Myzus persicae) infestation in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum). Functional & Integrative Genomics, 12, 207-213.

Yu, X.-D., Pickett, J., Ma, Y.-Z., Bruce, T., Napier, J., Jones, H.D. & Xia, L.-Q. (2012) Metabolic Engineering of Plant-derived (E)-ss-farnesene Synthase Genes for a Novel Type of Aphid-resistant Genetically Modified Crop Plants. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology, 54, 282-299.

Publications for 2011

Ahmad, S., Van Hulten, M., Martin, J. L., Pieterse, C. M.J., Van Wees, S. C. M. & Ton, J. (2011). Genetic dissection of basal defence responsiveness in accessions of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant, Cell and Environment 34, 1191-1206.

Ahmad, S., Veyrat, N., Gordon-Weeks, R., Zhang, Y., Martin, J., Smart, L., Glauser, G., Erb, M., Flors, V., Frey, M. & Ton, J. (2011). Benzoxazinoid metabolites regulate innate immunity against aphids and fungi in maize.  Plant Physiology 157, 317-327.

Araujo, R. A., Williamson, M. S., Bass, C. G., Field, L.M. & Duce, I. R. (2011). Pyrethroid resistance in Sitophilus zeamais is associated with a mutation (T9291) in the voltage-gated sodium channel.  Insect Molecular Biology 20, 437-445.

Bach, L., Gissot, L., Marion, J., Tellier, F.,Moreau, P., Satiat-Jeunemaitre, B., Palauqui, J-C., Napier, J. A. & Faure, J-D. (2011). Very-long-chain fatty acids are required for cell plate formation during cytokinesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Cell Science 124, 3223-234.

Bass, C. & Field, L. M. (2011). Gene amplification and insecticide resistance. Pest Management Science 67, 886-890.

Bass, C., Puinean, A. M., Andrews, M., Cutler, P., Daniels, M., Elias, J., Paul, V. L., Crossthwaite, A. J.,Denholm, I., Field, L. M., Foster, S. P., Lind, R., Williamson, M. S. & Slater, R. (2011). Mutation of a nicotinic acetylcholine receptor beta subunit is associated with resistance to neonicotinoid insecticides in the aphid Myzus persicae.  BMC Neuroscience 12,  51 (11pp).

Bass, C. G., Carvalho, R. A., Oliphant, L., Puinean, A. M., Field, L. M., Nauen, R., Williamson, M. S., Moores, G. & Gorman, K. (2011). Overexpression of a cytochrome P450 monooxygenase, CYP6ER1, is associated with resistance to imidacloprid in the brown planthopper,Nilaparvata lugens.  Insect Molecular Biology 20, 763-773.

Birkett, M. A., Hassanali, A., Hoglund, S., Pettersson, J. & Pickett, J. A. (2011). Repellent activity of catmint, Nepeta cataria, and iridoid nepetalactone isomers
against Afro-tropical mosquitoes, ixodid ticks and red poultry mites.  Phytochemistry 72,  109-114.

Bjorkman, M., Klingen, I., Birch, A. N. E., Bones, A. M., Bruce, T.J. A., Johansen, T. J., Meadow, R., Molmann, J., Seljasen, R., Smart, L. E. & Stewart, D. (2011). Phytochemicals of Brassicaceae in plant protection and human health - influences of climate, environment and agronomic practice.  Phytochemistry 72, 538-556.

Bourdenx, B., Bernard, A., Domergue, F., Pascal, S., Leger, A., Roby, D., Pervent, M., Vile, D., Haslam, R. P., Napier, J. A., Lessire, R. & Joubes, J. (2011). Overexpression of Arabidopsis ECERIFERUM1 promotes wax very-long-chain alkane biosynthesis and influences plant response to biotic and abiotic stresses.  Plant Physiology 156, 29-45.

Brown, N. A., Bass, C. G., Baldwin, T. K., Chen, H., Massot, F., Carion, P. W. C.,Urban, M., van de Meene, A. M. L. & Hammond-Kosack, K. E. (2011). Characterisation of the Fusarium graminearum-wheat floral interaction.  Journal of Pathogens 2011, 626345 (9pp).

Bruce, T. J. A. & Pickett, J. A. (2011). Perception of plant volatile blends by herbivorous insects - Finding the right mix. Phytochemistry 72, 1605-1611.

Bruce, T. J. A., Martin, J. L., Smart, L. E. & Pickett, J. A. (2011). Development of semiochemical attractants for monitoring bean seed beetle, Bruchus rufimanus.  Pest Management Science 67, 1303-1308.

Burton, M. J., Mellor, I. R., Duce, I. R., Davies, T. G. E., Field, L. M. &Williamson, M. S. (2011). Differential resistance of insect sodium channels with kdr mutations to deltamethrin, permethrin and DDT.  Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 41, 723-732.

Capuano, F., Bond, N. J., Gatto, L., Beaudoin, F., Napier, J. A., Benvenuto, E., Lilley, K. S. & Baschieri, S. (2011). LC-MS/MS methods for absolute quantification and dentification of proteins associated with chimeric plant oil bodies.  Analytical Chemistry 83, 9267-9272.

Cook, J. I., Majeed, S., Ignell, R., Pickett, J. A., Birkett, M. A. & Logan, J. G. (2011). Enantiomeric selectivity in behavioural and electrophysiological responses of Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes.  Bulletin of Entomological Research 101, 541-550.

da Costa, J. G., Pires, E. V., Riffel, A., Birkett, M. A., Bleicher, E. & Sant'Ana, A. E. G. (2011). Differential preference of Capiscum spp. cultivars by Aphis gossypii is conferred by variation in volatile semiochemistry.  Euphytica 177, 299-307.

Du, Y., Garden, D., Khambay, B. P. S., Zhorov, B. S. & Dong, K. (2011). Batrachotoxin, pyrethroids and BTG 502 share overlapping binding sites on insect sodium channels.  Molecular Pharmacology 80, 426-433.

Du, Y., Khambay, B. P. S. & Dong, K. (2011). An important role of a pyrethroid-sensing residue F1519 in the action of the N-alkylamide insecticide BTG 502 on the cockroach sodium channel.  Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 41, 446-450.

Fait, A., Nunes Nesi, A., Angelovici, R., Lehmann, M., Anh Pham, P., Song, L., Haslam, R. P., Napier, J. A., Galili, G. & Fernie, A. R. (2011). Targeted enhancement of glutamate-to-gamma-aminobutyrate conversion in Arabidopsis seeds affects carbon-nitrogen balance and storage reserves in a development-dependent manner.  Plant Physiology 157, 1026-1042.

Gibbs, D. J., Lee, S. C., Isa, N. M., Gramuglia, S., Fukao, T., Bassel, G. W., Correia, C. S., Corbineau, F., Theodoulou, F. L., Bailey-Serres, J.& Holdsworth, M. J. (2011). Homeostatic response to hypoxia is regulated by the N-end rule pathway in plants. Nature 479, 415-418.

Gu, S-H., Wang, S-P., Zhang, X-Y., Wu, K-M., Guo, Y-Y., Zhou, J-J.  & Zhang, Y-J. (2011). Identification and tissue distribution of odorant binding protein
genes in the lucerne plant bug Adelphocoris lineolatus (Goeze).  Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 41, 254-263.

Gu, S-H., Wang, W-X., Wang, G-R., Zhang, X-Y., Guo, Y-Y., Zhang, Z., Zhou, J-J. & Zhang, Y-J. (2011). Functional characterization and immunolocalization of
odorant binding protein 1 in the lucerne plant bug, Adelphocoris lineolatus (Goeze).  Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology 77, 81-98.

Hegde, M., Oliveira, J. N., da Costa, J. G., Bleicher, E.,Santana, A. E. G., Bruce, T. J. A., Caulfield, J., Dewhirst, S. Y.,  Woodcock, C. M., Pickett, J. A.
& Birkett, M. A. (2011). Identification of semiochemicals released by cotton,Gossypium hirsutum, upon infestation by the cotton aphid, Aphisgossypii. 
Journal of Chemical Ecology 37, 741-750.

Jones, C. M., Daniels, M., Andrews, M., Slater, R., Lind, R. J., Gorman, K.,Williamson, M. S. & Denholm, I. (2011). Age-specific expression of a P450 monooxygenase (CYP6CM1) correlates with neonicotinoid resistance in Bemisia tabaci. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 101,  53-58.

Karatolos, N., Pauchet, Y., Wilkinson, P., Chauhan, R., Denholm, I., Gorman, K. J., Nelson, D. R., Bass, C. G., ffrench-Constant, R. H. & Williamson, M. S. (2011). Pyrosequencing the transcriptome of the greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum reveals multiple transcripts encoding insecticide targets and detoxifying enzymes.  BMC Genomics 12, 56 (14pp).

Kemp, S., Theodoulou, F. L. & Wanders, R. J. A. (2011). Mammalian peroxisomal ABC transporters: from endogenous substrates to pathology and clinical
significance.  British Journal of Pharmacology 164, 1753-1766.

Khan, Z., Midega, C., Pittchar, J., Pickett, J. A. & Bruce, T. J. A. (2011). Push-pull technology: a conservation agriculture approach for integrated management of insect pests, weeds and soil health in Africa: UK government's Foresight Food and Farming Futures project.  International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability 9, 162-170.

Lagarde, A., Spinelli, S., Tegoni, M., He, X., Field, L. M.,  Zhou, J-J.& Cambillau, C. (2011). The crystal structure of odorant binding protein 7 from Anopheles gambiae exhibits an outstanding adaptability of its binding site.  Journal of Molecular Biology 414, 401-412.

Lebesa, L. N., Khan, Z. R., Hassanali, A., Pickett, J. A., Bruce, T. J. A., Skellern, M.& Kruger, K. (2011). Responses of the blister beetle Hycleus apicicornis to visual stimuli. Physiological Entomology 36, 220-229.

Lu, C., Napier, J. A., Clemente, T. E. & Cahoon, E.B. (2011). New frontiers in oilseed biotechnology: meeting the global demand for vegetable oils for food, feed, biofuel and industrial applications.  Current Opinion in Biotechnology 22, 252-259.

Luna, E., Pastor, V., Robert, J., Flors, V., Mauch-Mani, B. & Ton, J. (2011). Callose deposition: a multifaceted plant defense response. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 24, 183-193.

Matthes, M. C., Bruce, T. J. A., Chamberlain, K., Pickett, J. A. & Napier, J. A. (2011). Emerging roles in plant defense for cis- jasmone-induced cytochrome P450 CYP81D11. Plant Signaling and Behavior 6, 563-565.

McAndrew, B. & Napier, J. A. (2011). Foresight project on global food and farming futures: application of genetics and genomics to aquaculture development: current and future directions.  Journal of Agricultural Science 149, 143-151.

Midega, C. A. O., Khan, Z. R., Pickett, J. A. & Nylin, S. (2011). Host plant selection behaviour of Chilo partellus and its implication for effectiveness of a trap crop.  Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 138, 40-47.

Murage, A. W., Obare, G., Chianu, J., Amudavi, D. M., Pickett, J. A. & Khan, Z. R. (2011). Duration analysis of technology adoption effects of dissemination pathways: a case of 'push-pull' technology for control of Striga weeds and stemborers in Western Kenya.  Crop Protection 30, 531-538.

Nissimov, J. I., Worthy, C. A., Rooks, P., Napier, J. A., Kimmance, S. A., Henn, M. R., Ogata, H. & Allen, M. J. (2011). Draft genome sequence of the coccolithovirus Emiliania huxleyi virus 203. Journal of Virology 85, 13468-13469.

Nissimov, J. I., Worthy, C. A., Rooks, P., Napier, J. A., Kimmance, S. A., Henn, M. R., Ogata, H. & Allen, M. J. (2011). Draft genome sequence of the coccolithovirus EhV-84.  Standards in Genomic Sciences 5, 1-11.

Nyoni, B. N., Gorman, K. J., Mzilahowa, T., Williamson, M. S., Navajas, M., Field, L. M. & Bass, C. (2011). Pyrethroid resistance in the tomato red spider
mite, Tetranychus evansi, is associated with mutation of the para- type sodium channel.  Pest Management Science 67, 891-897.

Oluwafemi, S., Bruce, T. J. A., Pickett, J. A., Ton, J. & Birkett, M. A. (2011). Behavioral responses of the leafhopper, Cicadulina storeyi China, a major vector of maize streak virus, to volatile cues from intact and leafhopper-damaged maize. Journal of Chemical Ecology 37, 40-48.

Philippou, D., Field, L. M., Wegorek, P., Zamojska, J., Andrews, M. C., Slater, R. & Moores, G. D. (2011). Characterising metabolic resistance in pyrethroid-
insensitive pollen beetle(Meligethes aeneus F.) from Poland and Switzerland. Pest Management Science 67, 239-243.

Pickett, J. A. & Hooper, A. M. (2011). Delivering resistance to a major constraint for rain-fed rice production.  New Phytologist 192, 792-794.

Qiao, H., He, X., Schymura, D., Ban, L., Field, L. M., Dani, F. R., Michelucci, E., Caputo, B., della Torre, A., Iatrou, K., Zhou, J-J., Krieger, J. & Pelosi, P. (2011). Cooperative interactions between odorant-binding proteins of Anopheles gambiae. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences 68, 1799-1813.

Rao, Q., Luo, C., Zhang, H., Guo, H. & Devine, G. J. (2011). Distribution and dynamics of Bemisia tabaci invasive biotypes in central China.  Bulletin of Entomological Research 101, 81-88.

Reid, E. L., Worthy, C. A., Probert, I., Ali, S. T., Love, J., Napier, J. A., Littlechild, J. A., Somerfield, P. J. & Allen, M. J. (2011). Coccolithophores: functional biodiversity, enzymes and bioprospecting.  Marine Drugs 9, 586-602.

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