Publications

List of scientific publications in peer reviewed journals

  • (36) Panini M, Chiesa O, Troczka BJ, Mallott M, Manicardi GC, Cassanelli S, Cominelli F, Hayward A, Mazzoni E, Bass C (2021). Transposon-mediated insertional mutagenesis unmasks recessive insecticide resistance in the aphid Myzus persicae. PNAS. 8;118(23):e2100559118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2100559118. Download here.
  • (35) Fotoukkiaii SM, Wybouw N, Kurlovs AH, Tsakireli D, Pergantis SA, Clark RM, Vontas J, Van Leeuwen T (2021). High-resolution genetic mapping reveals cis-regulatory and copy number variation in loci associated with cytochrome P450-mediated detoxification in a generalist arthropod pest. PLoS Genet. ;17(6):e1009422. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1009422. Download here.
  • (34) Montserrat M, Serrano-Carnero D, Torres-Campos I, Bohloolzadeh M, Ruiz-Lupión D, Moya-Laraño J (2021). Food web engineering: ecology and evolution to improve biological pest control. Curr Opin Insect Sci;47:125-135. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2021.06.006. Download here.
  • (33) Kant MR, Schuurink RC. Life stage-dependent genetic traits as drivers of plant-herbivore interactions (2021). Curr Opin Biotechnol.;70:234-240. doi: 10.1016/j.copbio.2021.06.012. Download here.
  • (32) Villacis-Perez E, Snoeck S, Kurlovs AH, Clark RM, Breeuwer JAJ, Van Leeuwen T (2021). Adaptive divergence and post-zygotic barriers to gene flow between sympatric populations of a herbivorous mite. Commun Biol.;4(1):853. doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-02380-y. Download here.
  • (31) Naalden D, van Kleeff PJM, Dangol S, Mastop M, Corkill R, Hogenhout SA, Kant MR, Schuurink RC (2021). Spotlight on the Roles of Whitefly Effectors in Insect-Plant Interactions. Front Plant Sci.;12:661141. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2021.661141. Download here.
  • (30) Vandenhole M, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T (2021). Short term transcriptional responses of P450s to phytochemicals in insects and mites. Curr Opin Insect Sci.; 43:117-127. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2020.12.002. Download here.
  • (29) Vervaet L, De Vis R, De Clercq P, Van Leeuwen T (2021). Is the emerging mite pest Aculops lycopersici controllable? Global and genome-based insights in its biology and management. Pest Manag Sci.;77(6):2635-2644. doi: 10.1002/ps.6265. Download here
  • (28) Xue W, Mermans C, Papapostolou KM, Lamprousi M, Christou IK, Inak E, Douris V, Vontas J, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T (2021). Untangling a Gordian knot: the role of a GluCl3 I321T mutation in abamectin resistance in Tetranychus urticae. Pest Manag Sci. 2021 Apr;77(4):1581-1593. doi: 10.1002/ps.6215. Download here.
  • (27) Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T, Feyereisen R (2020). Diversity and evolution of the P450 family in arthropods. Insect Biochem Mol Biol.;127:103490. doi: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2020.103490. Download here.
  • (26) Bensoussan N, Dixit S, Tabara M, Letwin D, Milojevic M, Antonacci M, Jin P, Arai Y, Bruinsma K, Suzuki T, Fukuhara T, Zhurov V, Geibel S, Nauen R, Grbic M, Grbic V (2020). Environmental RNA interference in two-spotted spider mite, Tetranychus urticae, reveals dsRNA processing requirements for efficient RNAi response. Sci Rep.;10(1):19126. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-75682-6. Download here.
  • (25) Papapostolou KM, Riga M, Charamis J, Skoufa E, Souchlas V, Ilias A, Dermauw W, Ioannidis P, Van Leeuwen T, Vontas J (2021), Identification and characterization of striking multiple-insecticide resistance in a Tetranychus urticae field population from Greece. Pest Manag Sci.;77(2):666-676. doi: 10.1002/ps.6136. Download here.
  • (24) Greenhalgh R, Dermauw W, Glas JJ, Rombauts S, Wybouw N, Thomas J, Alba JM, Pritham EJ, Legarrea S, Feyereisen R, Van de Peer Y, Van Leeuwen T, Clark RM, Kant MR (2020) Genome streamlining in a minute herbivore that manipulates its host plant. Elife.;9:e56689. doi: 10.7554/eLife.56689. Download here.
  • (23) Badieinia F, Khajehali J, Nauen R, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T (2020). Metabolic mechanisms of resistance to spirodiclofen and spiromesifen in Iranian populations of Panonychus ulmi. Crop Protection. 134: 105166. doi: 10.1016/j.cropro.2020.105166. Download here.
  • (22) Liu J, Legarrea S, Alba JM, Dong L, Chafi R, Menken SBJ, Kant MR (2020). Juvenile Spider Mites Induce Salicylate Defenses, but Not Jasmonate Defenses, Unlike Adults. Front Plant Sci.;11:980. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.00980. Download here.
  • (21) McLeman A, Troczka BJ, Homem RA, Duarte A, Zimmer C, Garrood WT, Pym A, Beadle K, Reid RJ, Douris V, Vontas J, Davies TGE, Ffrench Constant R, Nauen R, Bass C (2020). Fly-Tox: A panel of transgenic flies expressing pest and pollinator cytochrome P450s. Pestic Biochem Physiol.;169:104674. doi: 10.1016/j.pestbp.2020.104674. Download here.
  • (20) Douris V, Denecke S, Van Leeuwen T, Bass C, Nauen R, Vontas J. (2020). Using CRISPR/Cas9 genome modification to understand the genetic basis of insecticide resistance: Drosophila and beyond. Pestic Biochem Physiol.; 167:104595. doi: 10.1016/j.pestbp.2020.104595. Download here.
  • (19) Liu J, Chafi R, Legarrea S, Alba JM, Meijer T, Menken SBJ, Kant MR (2020). Spider Mites Cause More Damage to Tomato in the Dark When Induced Defenses Are Lower. J Chem Ecol.;46(7):631-641. doi: 10.1007/s10886-020-01195-1. Download here.
  • (18) Duso C, Van Leeuwen T, Pozzebon A. Improving the compatibility of pesticides and predatory mites: recent findings on physiological and ecological selectivity (2020). Curr Opin Insect Sci.;39:63-68. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2020.03.005. Download here.
  • (17) Bielza P, Balanza V, Cifuentes D, Mendoza JE. Challenges facing arthropod biological control: identifying traits for genetic improvement of predators in protected crops (2020). Pest Manag Sci.;76(11):3517-3526. doi: 10.1002/ps.5857. Download here.
  • (16) Xue W, Snoeck S, Njiru C, Inak E, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T (2020). Geographical distribution and molecular insights into abamectin and milbemectin cross-resistance in European field populations of Tetranychus urticae. Pest Manag Sci.;76(8):2569-2581. doi: 10.1002/ps.5831. Download here.
  • (15) Fotoukkiaii, S.M., Mermans, C., Wybouw, N. et al (2020). Resistance risk assessment of the novel complex II inhibitor pyflubumide in the polyphagous pest Tetranychus urticae. J Pest Sci 93, 1085–1096. DOI: 10.1007/s10340-020-01213-x. Download here
  • (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. Download here.
  • (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.2020.0838.  Download here.
  • (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. Download here
  • (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.  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.  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. 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.5582.  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.2019.04.010.  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.  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.2019.1039. 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.  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.  Download here.

 

 

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

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

  • (13) ALU-FR. SuperPests LabDisk: a microfluidic-based molecular diagnostic platform for detection of biotypes, resistance mutations and plant pathogens. July 2021         Biosensors 2020/2021, The 31st Anniversary World Congress on Biosensors (Poster Presentation).
  • (12) UPCT, De razas mejoradas a la inducción de defensas de las plantas: nuevas herramientas de gestión sostenible en pimiento, March 2021, Phytoma España, Valencia, Spain (Invited Talk)
  • (11) UWO, Development Of Novel Tools For Crop Protectio, February 2021, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) (Invited Talk).
  • (10) UWO, Precision Agriculture, Development Of Novel Tools For Crop Protection, October 2020. Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers (OGVG) (Invited Talk).
  • (9) INRAE. La Gazette de Montpellier. (Pesticides: Montpellier montre l' example)
  • (8) 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) 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) 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) UvA. Spitting whiteflies: effector proteins of Bemisia tabaci, Annual Meeting Experimental Plant Sciences (EPS), 8-9 April 2019, Lunteren, Wageningen
  • (4) DIMITRA. Communication of the project to the EIP-AGRI Practice Abstracts and AGRI Research Factsheets, EIP-AGRI Publications, EC
  • (3) CSIC. IHSM “La Mayora”. https://www.diariosur.es/economia/agroalimentacion/mayora-participa-proyecto-20180121213459-nt.html, 21 January 2018, Diariosur, Malaga, Spain (press release)
  • (2) DIMITRA. Innovations and challenges for biological control of arthropod pests in agriculture, 2018, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Journal, Greece (Press release)
  • (1) Biobest. Innovations and challenges for arthropod biological control, Agrotica, 1-4 February 2018, Thessaloniki (Invited talk)