List of scientific publications in peer reviewed journals

  • (14) Lueke B, Douris V, Hopkinson JE, Maiwald F, Hertlein G, Papapostolou KM, Bielza P, Tsagkarakou A, Van Leeuwen T, Bass C, Vontas J, Nauen R. (2020) Identification and functional characterization of a novel acetylCoA carboxylase mutation associated with ketoenol resistance in Bemisia tabaci. Pest Biochem Phys. 166:104583 DOI:10.1016/j.pestbp.2020.104583 PMID:32448413
  • (13) Samantsidis GR, Panteleri R, Denecke S, Kounadi S, Christou I, Nauen R, Douris V, Vontas J. (2020) 'What I cannot create, I do not understand': Functionally validated synergism of metabolic and target site insecticide resistance. Proc Biol Sci. 287(1927):20200838. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2020.0838PMID:32453986
  • (12) Van Leeuwen T, Dermauw W, Mavridis K, Vontas J. (2020) Significance and interpretation of molecular diagnostics for insecticide resistance management of agricultural pests. Curr Opin Insect Sci. 39:69-76. DOI: 10.1016/j.cois.2020.03.006. PMID:32361620
  • (11) Alavijeh ES, Khajehali J, Snoeck S, Panteleri R, Ghadamyari M, Jonckheere W, Bajda S, Saalwaechter C, Geibel S, Douris V, Vontas J, Van Leeuwen T, Dermauw W. (2020) Molecular and genetic analysis of resistance to METI-I acaricides in Iranian populations of the citrus red mite Panonychus citri. Pest Biochem Physiol. 164:73-84. DOI: 10.1016/j.pestbp.2019.12.009 Download here
  • (10) Dermauw W, Jonckheere W, Riga M, Livadaras I, Vontas J, Van Leeuwen T. (2020) Targeted mutagenesis using CRISPR-Cas9 in the chelicerate herbivore Tetranychus urticae. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 120:103347. DOI:10.1016/j.ibmb.2020.103347. PMID: 32114158 Download here
  • (9) Wei P, Demaeght P, De Schutter K, Grigoraki L, Labropoulou V, Riga M, Vontas J, Nauen R, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T. (2020) Overexpression of an alternative allele of carboxyl/choline esterase 4 (CCE04) of Tetranychus urticae is associated with high levels of resistance to the keto-enol acaricide pirodiclofen. Pest Manag Sci. 76(3):1142-1153. DOI: 10.1002/ps.5627. PMID: 31583806 Download here
  • (8) Fotoukkiaii SM, Tan Z, Xue W, Wybouw N, Van Leeuwen T. (2020) Identification and characterization of new mutations in mitochondrial cytochrome b that confer resistance to bifenazate and acequinocyl in the spider mite Tetranychus urticae. Pest Manag Sci. 76(3):1154-1163. DOI:10.1002/ps.5628. PMID: 31599486 Download here
  • (7) Katsavou Ε, Vlogiannitis S, Karp-Tatham E, Blake DP, Ilias A, Strube C, Kioulos I, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T, Vontas J. (2020) Identification and geographical distribution of pyrethroid resistance mutations in the poultry red mite Dermanyssus gallinae. Pest Manag Sci. 76(1):125-133. DOI:10.1002/ps.5582PMID: 31400055 Download here
  • (6) Snoeck S, Pavlidi N, Pipini D, Vontas J, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T. (2019) Substrate specificity and promiscuity of horizontally transferred UDP-glucosyltransferases in the generalist herbivore Tetranychus urticae. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 109:116-127. DOI:10.1016/j.ibmb.2019.04.010PMID: 30978500 Download here
  • (5) İnak E, Alpkent YN, Çobanoğlu S, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T. (2019) Resistance incidence and presence of resistance mutations in 2 populations of Tetranychus urticae from vegetable crops in Turkey. Exp Appl Acarol. 78(3):343-360. DOI:10.1007/s10493-019-00398-w. PMID: 31250237 Download here
  • (4) Wybouw N, Kurlovs AH, Greenhalgh R, Bryon A, Kosterlitz O, Manabe Y, Osakabe M, Vontas J, Clark RM, Van Leeuwen T. (2019) Convergent evolution of cytochrome P450s underlies independent origins of keto-carotenoid pigmentation in animals. Proc R Soc B. 286(1907):20191039. DOI:10.1098/rspb.2019.1039PMID: 31311468 Download here
  • (3) Snoeck S, Kurlovs AH, Bajda S, Feyereisen R, Greenhalgh R, Villacis-Perez E, Kosterlitz O, Dermauw W, Clark RM, Van Leeuwen T. (2019) High-resolution QTL mapping in Tetranychus urticae reveals acaricide-specific responses and common target-site resistance after selection by different METI-I acaricides. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 110:19-33. DOI:10.1016/j.ibmb.2019.04.011. PMID: 31022513 Download here
  • (2) Rameshgar F, Khajehali J, Nauen R, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T. (2019) Characterization of abamectin resistance in Iranian populations of European red mite, Panonychus ulmi Koch (Acari: Tetranychidae). Crop Prot. 125: 104903. DOI:10.1016/j.cropro.2019.104903 Download here
  • (1) Kurlovs AH, Snoeck S, Kosterlitz O, Van Leeuwen T, Clark RM. (2019) Trait mapping in diverse arthropods by bulked segregant analysis. Curr Opin Insect Sci. 36:57-65. DOI:10.1016/j.cois.2019.08.004. PMID: 31499416 Download here



List of publications in conferences, meetings, public events, patents and other activities

  • (8)  Tixier M.-S., Auger P.,  Migeon A., Fossaud, A., Kreiter S., Navajas M. 2019 (INRAE) . Biodiversity assessment within the species Amblyseius swirskii Athias-Henriot (Acari : Phytoseiidae) - Entomological Society of America (ESA) Annual Meeting, 17-20 November, St Louis, Missouri, USA (Invited talk)
  • (7) Tsagkarakou A. (DIMITRA) - Monitoring for ketoenol resistance in Mediterranean populations of the whitefly Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) , ‘Resistance 2019’, 16-18 September 2019, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, UK (poster presentation)
  • (6) Riga M, Papapostolopou KM, Skoufa E, Tsakireli D, Bajda S, Ilias A, Douris V, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T, Vontas J. (AUA) - Genetics, molecular and functional characterization of insecticide/acaricide resistance in Tetranychus urticae, 14th International Congress of Crop Protection Chemistry (IUPAC 2019), 19-24 May 2019, Ghent, Belgium (poster presentation)
  • (5) Kant M. (UvA) - Spitting whiteflies: effector proteins of Bemisia tabaci, Annual Meeting Experimental Plant Sciences (EPS), 8-9 April 2019, Lunteren, Wageningen
  • (4) Tsagkarakou A. (DIMITRA) - Communication of the project to the EIP-AGRI Practice Abstracts and AGRI Research Factsheets, EIP-AGRI Publications, EC
  • (3) IHSM “La Mayora” -, 21 January 2018, Diariosur, Malaga, Spain (press release)
  • (2) Tsagkarakou A. (DIMITRA) - Innovations and challenges for biological control of arthropod pests in agriculture, 2018, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Journal, Greece (Press release)
  • (1) Pekas A. (Biobest) Innovations and challenges for arthropod biological control, Agrotica, 1-4 February 2018, Thessaloniki (Invited talk)