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Peer-reviewed Journal Papers:

 

 

1. Zhu, Y. C., and Snodgrass, G. L. Cytochrome P450 CYP6X1 cDNAs and mRNA expression levels in three strains of the tarnished plant bug Lygus lineolaris (Heteroptera: Miridae) having different susceptibilities to pyrethroid insecticide. Insect Molecular Biology. 12(1): 39-49. 2003.

 

2. Zhu, Y. C., Zeng, F., and Oppert, B. Molecular cloning of trypsin-like cDNAs and comparison of proteinase activities in the salivary glands and gut of the tarnished plant bug Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera: Miridae). Insect Biochem. Molec. Biol.  33: 889-899. 2003.

 

3. Dittmer, N. T., Suderman, R. J., Jiang, H., Zhu, Y. C., Gorman, M. J., Kramer, K. J., and Kanost, M. R. Characterization of cDNAs encoding putative laccase-like multicopper oxidases and developmental expression in the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta, and the malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 34(1): 29-41. 2004.

 

4. Zhu, Y. C., Dowdy, A. K., and Baker, J. E. Molecular Differentiation of Two Strains of the Parasitoid Anisopteromalus calandrae (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) Using Specific PCR Primers. J. Entomol. Sci. 39(1): 1-10. 2004.

 

5. Arakane, Y., Hogenkamp, D. G., Zhu, Y. C., Kramer, K. J., Specht, C. A., Beeman, R. W., Kanost, M. R., and Muthukrishnan, S. Characterization of two chitin synthase genes of the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum, and alternate exon usage in one of the genes during development. Insect Biochem. Molec. Biol.  34(3): 291-304. 2004.

 

6. Zhu, Y. C., Riddick, E. W., Williams, III, L., Schotzko, D. J., Logarzo, G. A., Jackson, C. G. Potential of Detection and Identification of Nymphal Parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) of Lygus Bugs (Heteroptera: Miridae) by Using Polymerase Chain Reaction and ITS2 Sequence Analysis Techniques. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 97(4): 743-752. 2004.

 

7. Zhu, Y. C., Snodgrass, G. L., and Chen, M. S. Enhanced Esterase Gene Expression and Activity in a Malathion-Resistant Strain of the Tarnished Plant Bug, Lygus lineolaris. Insect Biochem. Molec. Biol. 34: 1176-1186. 2004.

 

8. Zhu, Y. C., Liu, X., Maddur, A. A., Oppert, B., and Chen, M. S. Cloning and characterization of chymotrypsin- and trypsin-like cDNAs from the gut of the Hessian fly [Mayetiola destructor (say)]. Insect Biochem. Molec. Biol. 35(1): 23-32. 2005. 

 

9. Zhu, Y. C., and Adamczyk, Jr. J. J. Polymerase Chain Reaction Detection of the Modified cry1Ac Gene in Transgenic Bt (Bollgard®) Cotton. J. Entomol. Sci. 40(2): 206-210. 2005.

 

10. Zhu, Y. C., Adamczyk, Jr. J. J.., and West, S. Avidin, a Potential Bio-Pesticide and Synergist to Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner Toxins against Field Crop Insects. J. Econ. Entomol. 98(5): 1566-1571. 2005.

 

11. Liu, X., Fellers, J.P., Zhu, Y.C., Mutti, N.S., El-Bouhssinid, M., Chen, M.S. Cloning and characterization of cDNAs encoding carboxypeptidase-like proteins from the gut of Hessian fly larvae [Mayetiola destructor (Say)]. Insect Biochem. Molec. Biol. 36: 665-673. 2006.

 

12. Maddur, A.A., Liu, X., Zhu, Y.C., Fellers, J.P., Oppert, B., Park, Y., Bai, J., Wilde, G.E., and Chen, M.S. Cloning and characterization of protease inhibitor-like cDNAs from the Hessian fly Mayetiola destructor (SAY). Insect Molec. Biol. 15(4): 485–496. 2006.

 

13. Chen, M.S., Liu, X., Zhu, Y.C., Reese, J.C., Wilde, G.E. Genes encoding a group of related small secreted proteins from the gut of Hessian fly larvae [Mayetiola destructor (Say)]  Insect Sci. 13: 339-348. 2006.

 

14. Zhu, Y.C., Abel, C.A., Chen, M.S. Interaction of Cry1Ac toxin (Bacillus thuringiensis) and proteinase inhibitors on the growth, development, and midgut proteinase activities of the bollworm, Helicoverpa zea. Pesticide Biochem. Physiol. 87: 39-46. 2007.

 

15. Zhu, Y.C., Snodgrass, G.L., Chen, M.S. Comparative study on glutathione S-transferase activity, cDNA, and gene expression between malathion susceptible and resistant strains of the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris. Pesticide Biochem. Physiol. 87: 62-72. 2007.

 

16. He, Y. P., Chen, W. M., Shen, J. L., Gao, C. F., Huang, L. Q., Zhou, W. J., Liu, X. G., and Zhu, Y. C., 2007. Differential Susceptibilities to Pyrethroids in Field Populations of Chilo suppressalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Pesticide Biochem. Physiol. 89, 12-19.

 

17. Yue Ping He, Cong Fen Gao, Ming Zhang Cao, Wen Ming Chen, Li Qin Huang, Wei Jun Zhou, Xu Gan Liu, Jin Liang Shen, Yu Cheng Zhu. 2007. Survey of Susceptibilities to Monosultap, Triazophos, Fipronil, and Abamectin in Chilo suppressalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). J. Econ. Entomol. 100(6): 1854-1861.

 

18. Yue Ping He, Cong Fen Gao, Wen Ming Chen, Li Qin Huang, Wei Jun Zhou, Xu Gan Liu, Jin Liang Shen, Yu Cheng Zhu. 2008. Comparison of Dose Responses and Resistance Ratios in Four Populations of the Rice Stem Borer, Chilo suppressalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), to 20 Insecticides. Pest Management Science. 64, 308-315.

 

19. Huai Yin Wang, Yang Yang, Jian Ya Su, Jin Liang Shen, Cong Fen Gao, Yu Cheng Zhu. 2008. Assessment of the impact of insecticides on Anagrus nilaparvatae (Panget Wang) Hymenoptera: Mymanidae), an egg parasitoid of the rice planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens Hemiptera: Delphacidae). Crop Protection. 27, 514-522.

 

20. Chen MS, Zhao HX, Zhu YC, Scheffler B, Liu X, Liu X, Hulbert S, Stuart JJ. 2008. Analysis of transcripts and proteins expressed in the salivary glands of Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor) larvae. J. Insect Physiol. 54: 1-16.

 

21. Wang, Y.H., Gao, C.F., Zhu, Y.C., Chen, J., Li, W.H., Zhuang, Y.L., Dai, D.J., Zhou, W.J., Ma, C.Y.,. Shen, J.L. 2008. Imidacloprid Susceptibility Survey and Selection Risk Assessment in Field Populations of Nilaparvata lugens (Homoptera: Delphacidae). J. Econ. Entomol. 101(2): 515-522.

 

22. Liu FY, Xu ZP, Chang JH, Chen J. Meng FX, Zhu YC, Shen JL. 2008. Resistance Allele Frequency to Bt Cotton in Field Populations of Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in China. J. Econ. Entomol. 101(3): 933-943.

 

23. Wang YH, Gao CF, Xu, ZP, Zhu YC, Zhang JS, Li WH, Dai DJ, Lin YW, Zhou WJ, Shen JL,. 2008. Buprofezin susceptibility survey, resistance selection and preliminary determination of resistance mechanism in Nilaparvata lugens (Homoptera: Delphacidae). Pest Management Science 64: 1050-1056.

 

24. Zhu, Y.C., Liu, F.Y., Xu, Z.P., Chang, J.H., Abel, C.A., Shen, J.L. 2008. A Modified F1 Screening Method for Detecting Resistance Gene Alleles to Bt Cotton in Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). J. Entomol. Sci. 43(3): 311-319.

 

25. Yanhua Wang1,2, Jin Chen1, Yu Cheng Zhu3*, Chongyong Ma1, Yue Huang1, and Jinliang Shen 2008. Susceptibility to neonicotinoids and risk of resistance development in the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens (stål) (Homoptera: Delphacidae). Pest Management Science. 64(12) 1278-1284.

 

26. Junxiang Wu, Xuming Liu,  Shize Zhang, Yu-Cheng Zhu, R. Jeffrey Whitworth, and Ming-Shun Chen. 2008. Differential Responses of Wheat Inhibitor-like Genes to Hessian Fly, Mayetiola destructor, Attacks During Compatible and Incompatible Interactions. J Chem Ecol (2008) 34:1005–1012.

 

27. Zhiping Xu, Fengyi Liu, Jin Chen, Fangneng Huang, David A. Andow, Yanhua Wang, Yu Cheng Zhu, Jinliang Shen, Using F2 screen to monitor resistance allele frequency to Bt cotton in field populations of Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Pest Management Science Accepted 10/5/2008

 

28. YU CHENG ZHU and QUENTIN. Q. FANG  2008. The phylogenetic relationships of introduced Aphelinus (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), biological control agents of the Russian wheat aphid (Homoptera: Aphididae). Insect Sci. Accepted on 10/7/2008.

 

29. Xiaoyi Wu; B. Rogers Leonard, Yu Cheng Zhu, Craig A Abel, Graham  P Head, Fangneng Huang,  Susceptibility of Cry1Ab-resistant and -susceptible sugarcane borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) to four Bacillus thuringiensis toxins. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. Accepted 10/7/08 100, 29-34 (2009).

 

30. Yan Hua Wang1,2, Xu Gan Liu1, Yu Cheng Zhu3*, Sheng Gan Wu2, Shu Yong Li1, Wen Ming Chen1, and Jin Liang Shen1* Inheritance mode and realized heritability of resistance to imidacloprid in the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens (Stål) (Homoptera: Delphacidae). Pest Management Science Accepted 11/13/08.

 

31. Yan Hua Wang1,2†, Sheng Gan Wu2†, Yu Cheng Zhu3*, Jin Chen1, Feng Yi Liu4,Xue Ping Zhao2, Qiang Wang2, Zhen Li2, Xian Ping Bo1& Jin Liang Shen1 2009 Dynamics of imidacloprid resistance and cross-resistance in the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata131: 20–29, (2009).

 

32. Biantao Jia1,2, Yongjie Liu3, Yu Cheng Zhu4, Xugan Liu2, Congfen Gao2, Jinliang Shen2* Inheritance, Fitness cost and Mechanism of Resistance to Tebufenozide in Spodoptera exigua (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Pest Management Sci. Accepted 3/18/2009.

 

33. Karmen Christeen Lee1, Jian-Zhong Sun1,*, Yucheng Zhu2 and Eldon J. Mallette1 2009. A Case Study of the Formosan Subterranean Termite, Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) Transported with a Non-Cellulosic Commercial Carrier in South Mississippi. Sociabiology. In press.

 

 

Other Publications:

 

 

34.  Zhu, Y.C., and Adamczyk Jr. J. PCR Confirmation of the cry1Ac Gene in Transgenic Bt (Bollgard®) Cotton. In: Deborah A. Richter(ed.)  Proc. 2004 Beltwide Cotton Conf. CD-ROM.  Jan. 5-9, San Antonio, TX. 2004. http://www.cotton.org/beltwide/proceedings/getPDF.cfm?year=2004&paper=H126.pdf

 

35.  Zhu, Y. C., Insecticide resistance mechanisms in the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris. Proceedings of the 15th International Plant Protection Congress, 2004: 199. 2004.

 

36.  Zhu, Y. C., Using polymerase chain reaction for specific and early detection of egg and nymphal parasitoids within the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris. Proceedings of the 15th International Plant Protection Congress, 2004: 133. 2004.

 

37.  Zhu, Y.C., Adamczyk Jr. J, and West, S. Effect of Avidin on the Growth and Mortality of Five Lepidopteran Insects. In: Deborah A. Richter(ed.)  Proc. 2005 Beltwide Cotton Conf. CD-ROM. Jan. 4-7, New Orleans, LA. 2005. www.cotton.org/beltwide/proceedings/2005/pdfs/2103.pdf

 

38.  Zhu, Y.C., and West, S. Interaction of Bt and Proteinase Inhibitors on the Growth and Development of the Cotton Bollworm, Helicoverpa zea. In: Deborah A. Richter(ed.)  Proc. 2005 Beltwide Cotton Conf. CD-ROM. Jan. 4-7, New Orleans, LA. 2005. www.cotton.org/beltwide/proceedings/2005/pdfs/2113.pdf

 

39.  Zhu, Y.C., Snodgrass, G.L., and Chen, M.S. Glutathione S-transferases are involved in malathion resistance development in the tarnished plant bug. Proc. Beltwide Cotton Conf. CD-ROM. San Antonio, TX. 2006. www.cotton.org/beltwide/proceedings/2006/pdfs/1017-1021.pdf

 

40.  Zhu, Y.C., West, S., He, Y. P., and Shen, J. L. Potential Use Of Bio-Active Reagents For Insect Control And Bt Resistance Management. Proc. 2007 Beltwide Cotton Conf. CD-ROM. Jan. 10-12, 2007. New Orleans, LA. 2007. http://www.cotton.org/beltwide/proceedings/2005-2008/index.htm

 

41.  Zhu, Y.C., Liu FY, Xu ZP, Chang JH, Abel CA, Shen, JL. 2008. Using F1 Screening to Detect Resistance Alleles to Bt Cotton in Field Populations of Helicoverpa armigera: How to Differentiate S and R Genotypes. Proc. 2008 Beltwide Cotton Conf. CD-ROM. Jan. 8-10, 2008. Nashville, TN, 2008. http://www.cotton.org/beltwide/proceedings/2005-2008/index.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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