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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Kevin J Hackett
Crop Production and Protection
National Program Leader
Biological Control

Phone: (301) 504-4680
Fax: (301) 504-6191
Room 4-2222
5601 SUNNYSIDE AVENUE
GWCC-BLTSVL
BELTSVILLE, MD, 20705-5139

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Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
The i5k Workspace@NAL – enabling genomic data access, visualization, and curation for the i5k community - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poelchau, M.F., Childers, C., Moore, G.G., Tsavvatapalli, V., Evans, J.D., Lee, C., Lin, H., Lin, J., Hackett, K.J. 2015. The i5k Workspace@NAL – enabling genomic data access, visualization, and curation for the i5k community . Nucleic Acids Research. 43:D714-719.
The i5K Initiative: Advancing arthropod genomics for knowledge, human health, agriculture, and the environment - (Review Article)
Evans, J.D., Brown, S.J., Hackett, K.J., Richards, S., Lawson, D., Elsik, C., Coddington, J., Edwards, O., Emrich, S., Gabaldon, T., Goldsmith, M., Hanes, G.W., Misof, B., Mu-Oz-Torres, M., Niehuis, O., Papanicolaou, A., Pfrender, M., Poelchau, M., Purcell, M.F., Robertson, H.M., Ryder, O., Tagu, D., Torres, T., Zdobnov, E., Zhang, G., Zhou, X. 2013. The i5K Initiative: Advancing arthropod genomics for knowledge, human health, agriculture, and the environment. Journal of Heredity. 104(5):595-600.
Insights into social insects from the genome of the honeybee Apis mellifera - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gibbs, R.A., Weinstock, G.M., Evans, J.D., Maleszka, R., Robertson, H.M., Robinson, G.E., Weaver, D.B., Worley, K.C., Beye, M., Bork, P., Elsik, C.G., Hartfelder, K., Hunt, G.J., Zdobnov, E.M., Amdam, G.V., Bitondi, M.M., Collins, A.M., Cristino, A.S., Lafforff, H.G., Lobo, C.H., Moritz, R.F., Nunes, F.M., Simoes, Z.L., Wheeler, D., Hackett, K.J., Aronstein, K.A., Lopez, D.L., Decanini, L.I., Chen, Y., Sakazume, N., Sasaki, D., Tagami, M., Albert, S., Baggerman, G., Beggs, K.T., Bloch, G., Cazzamali, G., Drapeau, M.D., Eisenhardt, D., Emore, C., Ewing, M.A., Foret, S., Grimmelikhuijzen, C.U., Hauser, F., Hummon, A.B., Huybrechts, J., Jones, A.K., Kaplan, N., Kucharski, R., Leboulle, G., Linial, M., Littleton, T.J., Mercer, A.R., Richmand, T.A., Rodriguez-Zas, S.L., Rubin, E.B., Sattelle, D.B., Schlipalius, D., Schoofs, L., Sweedler, J.V., Verleyen, P., Vierstraete, E., Williams, G., Williamson, M.R., Ament, S.A., Brown, S.J., Corona, M., Dearden, P.K., Dunn, A.W., Elekonich, M.M., Fahrbach, S.E., Fujiyuki, T., Gattermeier, I., Gempe, T., Hasselmann, M., Kadowaki, T., Kage, E., Kamikouchi, A., Kubo, T., Kunieda, T., Lorenzen, M.D., Milshina, N.V., Morioka, M., Mougel, F., Ohashi, K., Overbeek, R., Page, R.E., Ross, C.A., Schioett, M., Shippy, T., Takeuchi, H., Toth, A.L., Velarde, R., Willis, J.H., Wilson, M.J., Berenbaum, M.R., Cohen, M., Gordon, K.H., Letunic, I. et al. 2006. Insights into social insects from the genome of the honeybee Apis mellifera. Nature. 443:931-949.
SPIROPLASMA POULSONII SP. NOV., A NEW SPECIES ASSOCIATED WITH MALE- LETHALITY IN DROSOPHILA WILLISTONI, A NEOTROPICAL SPECIES OF FRUIT FLY - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Aug-98)
ENTOMOPLASMA FREUNDTII, SP. NOV, A NEW SPECIES FROM A GREEN TIGER BEETLE (COLEOPTERA:CICINDELIDAE) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (14-Jul-98)
REVISED GROUP CLASSIFICATION OF THE GENUS SPIROPLASMA - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Apr-98)
IN VITRO PRODUCTION OF BACULOVIRUSES:SELECTION OF CELL LINES TO OPTIMIZE YIELDS - (Proceedings) - (02-Apr-98)
HAGV INTERFERENCE WITH PROGRESSION OF HZSNPV DISEASE IN HELICOVERPA ZEA LARVAE - (Abstract Only) - (22-Apr-97)
FIRST SPIROPLASMA ISOLATION FROM CATERPILLARS (SATIN MOTH--STILPNOTIA SALICIS) - (Abstract Only) - (20-Dec-96)
SPIROPLASMA MONTANUM SP. NOV., FROM HYBOMITRA HORSE FLIES AT NORTHERN LATITUDES IN NORTH AMERICA - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (14-Dec-96)
FOUR NEW SPIROPLASMA SPECIES FROM TABANID (DIPTERA:TABANIDAE) FLIES - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (09-Dec-96)
SPIROPLASMA LAMPYRIDICOLA SP. NOV., FROM THE FIREFLY BEETLE PHOTURIS PENNSYLVANICUS - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Nov-96)
REDUCTION OF BENZYL VIOLOGEN DISTINGUISHES MOLLICUTES GENERA - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Sep-96)
AMENDED DATA ON ARGININE UTILIZATION BY SPIROPLASMA SPECIES - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Jul-96)
SPIROPLASMA DIABROTICAE SP. NOV. FROM THE SOUTHERN CORN ROOTWORM BEETLE - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (17-Jun-96)
FIRST ISOLATION OF THE COLORADO POTATO BEETLE SPIROPLASMA FROM EUROPE: IMPROVED CULTIVATION SYSTEMS - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (13-Jun-96)
SPIROPLASMA LITORALE SP. NOV., FROM TABANID (TABANIDAE: DIPTERA) FLIES IN THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (14-May-96)
SPIROPLASMA LEPTINOTARSAE, SP. NOV., A MOLLICUTE - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (09-Apr-96)
SPIROPLASMA SYRPHICOLA SP. NOV. FROM SYRPHID FLIES - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (25-Feb-96)
SEROLOGIC (SPIROPLASMA MOTILITY INHIBITION TEST) AND MOLECULAR HOMOLOGY AMONG COLORADO POTATO BEETLE - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Oct-95)
SPIROPLASMAS AS BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENTS OF INSECT PESTS - (Other) - (01-Oct-95)
SEROLOGIC AND GENOMIC RELATEDNESS OF GROUP XIV SPIROPLASMA ISOLATES FROM A LAMPYRID BEETLE AND TABANID FLIES: A TAXONOMIC AND ECOLOGICAL PARADOX - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (22-Sep-95)
THE FATE OF SPIROPLASMA FED TO NON-HOST INSECTS - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Jul-95)
CULTIVATION OF SPIROPLASMA IN UNDEFINED AND DEFINED MEDIA - (Book / Chapter) - (30-Jun-95)
BIOLOGY OF THE CHRYSOMELIDAE, VOL III-V - (Book / Chapter) - (30-Jun-95)
IDENTIFICATION OF MOLLICUTES FROM INSECTS - (Book / Chapter) - (20-Apr-95)
ENZYME-LINKED IMMUNOSORBENT ASSAY (ELISA) FOR PASTUEURIA NISHIZAWAE - (Abstract Only) - (19-Apr-95)
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