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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Collaborations

The Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

ALABAMA A&M UNIVERSITY, NORMAL, AL, UNITED STATES
  • Pest Management Strategies Against Invasive Pests of Horticultural and Row Crops


  • AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Auburn, AL, UNITED STATES
  • Field Evaluation of Impregnated Materials for Management of Stable Flies and Other Nuisance Flies Around Livestock Facilities


  • BARD, RISHON LEZION 7528809, ISRAEL
  • Development of Sustainable Fly Management Tools in An Era of Global Warming


  • COACHELLA VALLEY MOSQUITO/VECTOR CONTROL DIST, INDIO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Establishing Fire Ant Biological Control Agents in the Coachella Valley of California

  • Evaluation of Novel Repellents, Inhibitors, Barrier Treatments, and Ulv Insecticides, and Other New Products in a Southern California Desert Habitat


  • DENFENSE FINANCE & ACCOUNTING SVC, Rome, NY, UNITED STATES
  • Aedes Surveillance, Pathogen Testing and Host Preference Study in Caribbean/central America


  • DFAS-INDY VP GFEBS, INDIANAPOLIS, IN, UNITED STATES
  • Development of Wearable Controlled Release Dispensers (W-Crd)

  • Bite Protection Evaluation of Project 15-015 Jungle Fabric and Architecture Development Effort

  • Functional Micro-Dispensers 15-040

  • Semi-Field and Field Evaluations of Carbon Dioxide (Co2) Producing Devices


  • FLORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY, TALLAHASSEE, FL, UNITED STATES
  • Biologically Based Techniques for Control of Insect Pests

  • Building Capacity for Clean Plant Diagnostic of Grape and Small Fruits at Florida A&m University to Enhance Research and Extension Service


  • FOUNDATION FOR THE STUDY OF INVASIVE SPECIES, HURLINGHAM, ARGENTINA
  • Search, Identification, and Exportation of Natural Enemies of the Cactus Moth, Cactoblastis Cactorum

  • Discovery, Importation, and Utilization of Biocontrol Agents for Control of Invasive Fire Ants


  • GALAPAGOS CONSERVANCY, FAIRFAX, VA, UNITED STATES
  • Biodiversity Protection in the Galapagos Through Biological Control of Invasive Tropical Fire Ants


  • GEARJUMP TECHNOLOGIES, LLC, Cambridge, MA, UNITED STATES
  • Development of Wearable Controlled Release Dispensers (W-Crd)


  • HUAZHONG AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY, WUHAN, CHINA
  • The Molecular Regulation of Sex Determination and Female-Specific Lethality Or Embryonic Conditional Lethality in Bactrocera Species


  • ICIPE - INTL CENTRE OF INSECT PHYSIO AND ECOL, NAIROBI, KENYA
  • Identification of Semiochemicals Regulating Biology of Potential Invasive Pests to the United States


  • INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, VIENNA, AUSTRIA
  • Conditional Lethal Tephritid Strains for Improved Sit and Genetic Stability


  • KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY, MANHATTAN, KS, UNITED STATES
  • Modeling a Rift Valley Fever Risk Surveillance System and Testing Efficient Mitigation Strategies for the United States


  • MOSQUITO RESEARCH FOUNDATION, SACRAMENTO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Evaluation of Carbohydrate Sources in Yeast-Fermentation Co2 Generators on Mosquito Surveillance


  • NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, WASHINGTON DC, DC, UNITED STATES
  • Predictive Modeling & Mitigation of Effects of Climate Change on Migration & Infestation Patterns of Semitropical/tropical Crop Pest Insects

  • Recombinase-Based Transformation Vectors for Improved Transgenic Strain Development and Ecological Safety in Tephritid Pest Species

  • Assessment and Mitigation of Genetic Breakdown of Transgenic Conditional Lethality Systems in Insect Species

  • Genomic Engineering of Fruit Fly Pest Species to Improve Their Control by Biologically-Based Methods


  • SILVER COAST, MILTON, ONT. L9T 5T8, CANADA
  • Development and Evaluation of a Collapsible House Fly Trap Based on Existing Designs with An Attractant System Based on Available Attractants


  • TEXAS A&M AGRILIFE EXTENSION SERVICE, COLLEGE STATION, TX, UNITED STATES
  • Field Evaluation of Impregnated Materials for Management of Stable Flies and Other Nuisance Flies Around Livestock Facilities


  • THE UNIV OF TEXAS SOUTHWESTERN MEDICAL CTR, Dallas, TX, UNITED STATES
  • A High Throughput Discovery Platform Captures Mosquito-Specific Toxins


  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE, TN, UNITED STATES
  • Extended Pest Migration in Bt Versus Non-Transgenic Crops:impacts on Risk Assessment and Bt Resistance Dissemination.


  • UNIV OF LAUSANNE DEPT OF ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND
  • Ultra-High Throughput Sequencing of Gp-9 Supergene in Fire Ants


  • UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE VICOSA, VICOSA CITY, BRAZIL
  • Biological Control and Sustainable Management of Invasive Pests


  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Field Evaluation of Impregnated Materials for Management of Stable Flies and Other Nuisance Flies Around Livestock Facilities


  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, GAINESVILLE, FL, UNITED STATES
  • Functional Analysis and Manipulation of Antioxidant Gene Expression for Improved Fitness in Males Sterilized for Sterile Insect Technique

  • Studying the Migration Behavior of Fall Armyworm in the United States and Its Relevance to the Spread of Deleterious Resistance Traits

  • Synthesis of Novel Insecticides Using Structure-Activity Guided Design

  • Improvement of Genetically Modified Fruit Fly Strains for Use in the Sterile Insect Technique (Sit)

  • Aedes Mosquito Surveillance and Testing to Determine Host Preference and Prevalence of Chikungunya


  • UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, ATHENS, GA, UNITED STATES
  • Evolutionary Genomics of a Sociality Supergene


  • USDA, APHIS, PPQ, S&T, RALEIGH, NC, UNITED STATES
  • Development of Regulatory Treatments for Imported Fire Ants (Ifa) in Nursery Stock, 2013-2016

  • Developing Biological Control and Mating Disruption Tactics for Control of Cactoblastis Cactorum

  • Development of Rapid Ifa Assay Kit and Species-Specific Surveillance Trap

  • Evaluation, Testing, Rearing, and Release of Fire Ant Biocontrol Agents

  • Enhanced Mitigation Techniques for Control of Cactoblastis Cactorum


  • VESTERGAARD FRANDSEN SA, LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND
  • Laboratory and Field Evaluation of Impregnated Materials for Management of Stable Flies Around Livestock Facilities


  • Last Modified: 7/30/2016
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