Rothamsted Research

where knowledge grows

mwilliam

Martin Williamson

Phone:
+44 (0) 1582 763 133 ext: +44 1582 938326
Location:
Rothamsted Research, West Common, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2JQ
Past Projects
Principal Investigator
  • BBSRC CASE Studentship: A genomic approach to understanding insecticide resistance in diamondback moth (Plutella xylostella)
Project Leader
  • Mode of action and selectivity of pyretyhroids on economically important mites and ticks - PyNaMite
  • BBSRC CASE Studentship: Molecular studies of pyrethroid selectivity at neuronal sodium channels from ticks
  • Ameliorating the sustainable control of invasive insects - ASCII
  • Population genetic analysis of pyrethroid resistant grain aphid (Sitobion avenae) using high resolution microsatellite markers
  • Investigating pyrethroid resistance in UK cabbage stem flea beetle populations and developing a PCR-based assay for detecting turnip yellows virus in aphids.
  • Grain aphid genotyping and resistance monitoring.
  • Investigating pyrethroid resistance in UK Pea and Bean Weevil
  • Testing UK strains of Tuta absoluta for sensitivity to insecticide
Member
  • Analyses of aphid sodium channels and prediction of pesticide interactions
  • The molecular basis of target site and metabolic insecticide resistance
  • BBSRC CASE Quota Studentship: Molecular mechanisms of insecticide resistance in the glasshouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum
  • BBSRC Institute Career Path Fellowship: A genomic approach to understanding insecticide resistance in crop pests
  • BBSRC Quota Studentship: Ryanodine receptors - next generation insecticide targets
  • BBSRC Quota Studentship: Investigating the molecular mechanisms of insecticide resistance in the tomato leafminer Tuta absoluta
  • Ameliorating the sustainable control of invasive insects - ASCII