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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS

Location: Tick and Biting Fly Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Four transcripts encode glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH) in the Southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(16-Jul-10)
Baculovirus expression, biochemical characterization and organophosphate sensitivity of rBmAChE1, rBmAChE2, and rBmAChE3 of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Temeyer, K.B., Pruett Jr, J.H., Olafson, P.U. 2010. Baculovirus expression, biochemical characterization and organophosphate sensitivity of rBmAChE1, rBmAChE2, and rBmAChE3 of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Veterinary Parasitology. 172:114-121.
Genotyping mutation in BmAChE3: A survey of laboratory and Mexican strains of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus that are resistant or susceptible to coumaphos - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Temeyer, K.B., Olafson, P.U., Miller, R. 2009. Genotyping mutation in BmAChE3: A survey of laboratory and Mexican strains of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus that are resistant or susceptible to coumaphos. Journal of Medical Entomology. 46(6):1355-1360.
A database of expressed genes from the new world screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F., Dowd, S.E., Djikeng, A., Wiley, G., Macmil, S., Saldivar, L., Najar, F., Roe, B.A. 2009. A database of expressed genes from the new world screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Journal of Medical Entomology.46(5):1109-1116
Evidence of a tick RNAi pathway by comparative genomics and reverse genetics screen of targets with known loss-of-function phenotypes in Drosophila - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kurscheid, S., Lew-Tabor, A.E., Rodriguez Valle, M., Bruyeres, A.G., Doogan, V.J., Munderloh, U.G., Guerrero, F., Barrero, R.A., Bellard, M.I. 2009. Evidence of a tick RNAi pathway by comparative genomics and reverse genetics screen of targets with known loss-of-function phenotypes in Drosophila. BioMed Central (BMC) Molecular Biology. 10:Article 26.
Suppressive subtractive hybridization analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus larval and adult transcript expression during attachment and feeding - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lew-Tabor, A.E., Moolhuijzen, P.M., Jones, M.E., Kurscheid, S., Rodriguez Valle, M., Jarrett, S., Minchin, C.M., Jackson, L.A., Jonnson, N.N., Guerrero, F. 2010. Suppressive subtractive hybridization analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus larval and adult transcript expression during attachment and feeding. Veterinary Parasitology. 167:304-320.
Microarray analysis of female- and larval-specific gene expression in the horn fly, Haematobia irritans - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F., Dowd, S.E., Sun, Y., Saldivar, L., Wiley, G.B., Macmil, S.L., Najar, F., Roe, B.A., Foil, L.D. 2012. Microarray analysis of female- and larval-specific gene expression in the horn fly, Haematobia irritans. Journal of Medical Entomology. 46(2):257-270.
Tick G protein-coupled receptors as targets for development of new acaricides - (Book / Chapter)
Guerrero, F., Dowd, S.E. 2010. Tick G protein-coupled receptors as targets for development of new acaricides. In: LaMann, G.V. Veterinary Parasitology. New York, NY: Nova Biomedical Press, Inc. p. 241-250.
The position of repetitive DNA sequence in the southern cattle tick genome permits chromosome identification - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hill, C.A., Guerrero, F.D., Van Zee, J.P., Geraci, N.S., Walling, J.G., Stuart, J.J. 2009. The position of repetitive DNA sequence in the southern cattle tick genome permits chromosome identification. Chromosome Research. 17:77-89.
454 pyrosequencing project on expressed genes from the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Guerrero, F., Saldivar, L., Dowd, S.E., Djikeng, A., Wiley, G., Macmil, S., Najar, F., Roe, B.A. 2008. 454 pyrosequencing project on expressed genes from the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession number SRA001820.5
454 pyrosequencing project identifying expressed genes from the horn fly, Haematobia irritans     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Saldivar, L., Guerrero, F., Dowd, S.E., Djikeng, G., Wiley, G., Macmil, S., Najar, F., Roe, B.A. 2008. 454 pyrosequencing project identifying expressed genes from the horn fly, Haematobia irritans. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession number SRA001542
Microarray analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus gene expression associated with Babesia bovis infection - (Proceedings)
Guerrero, F., Scoles, G.A., Saldivar, L., Brayton, K.A. 2008. Microarray analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus gene expression associated with Babesia bovis infection. In Proceedings of the VI Internacional Seminar of Animal Parasitology, September 3-5, 2008, Vera Cruz, Mexico. 2008 CDROM.
Microarray analysis of acaricide inducible gene expression in the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Saldivar, L., Guerrero, F.D., Miller, R.J., Bendele, K.G., Gondo, C., Brayton, K.A. 2008. Microarray analysis of acaricide inducible gene expression in the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Insect Molecular Biology. 17(6):597-606.
Expressed gene sequences from larval genes over-expressed upon Babesia bovis infection of Rhipecephalus (Boophilus) microplus     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Saldivar, L., Guerrero, F., Nene, V.M., Scoles, G.A. 2009. Expressed gene sequences from larval genes over-expressed upon Babesia bovis infection of Rhipecephalus (Boophilus) microplus. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession numbers FG579553-FG579858.
Expressed gene sequences from the New World Screwworm, Cochiliomyia hominivorax     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Saldivar, L., Guerrero, F., Nene, V.M. 2009. Expressed gene sequences from the New World Screwworm, Cochiliomyia hominivorax. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession numbers FG282693-FG291953 (Egg) and FG291954-FG301340 (Larvae).
Expressed gene sequences from adult ovary and adult female gut genes over-expressed upon Babesia bovis infection of Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Saldivar, L., Guerrero, F.D., Nene, V.M., Bendele, K.G., Scoles, G.A. 2009. Expressed gene sequences from adult ovary and adult female gut genes over-expressed upon Babesia bovis infection of Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nhm.nih.gov. Accession numbers FG305399-FG309475 (Gut)and FG301341-FG305398 (Ovary).
Serologically defined Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus larval antigens in BmLF3, a partially pure Sephacryl S-300 fraction of crude larval proteins - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pruett Jr, J.H., Olafson, P.U., Davey, R.B. 2008. Serologically defined Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus larval antigens in BmLF3, a partially pure Sephacryl S-300 fraction of crude larval proteins. Veterinary Parasitology. 155(3-4):264-272.
Expressed cDNAs from embryonic and larval stages of the horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F., Dowd, S.E., Nene, V.M., Foil, L.D. 2008. Expressed cDNAs from embryonic and larval stages of the horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 45(4):686-692
Microarray analysis of expressed genes from Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus larvae, adult ovary, and adult female gut associated with Babesia bovis infection     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Saldivar, L., Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Brayton, K.A., Scoles, G.A. 2008. Microarray analysis of expressed genes from Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus larvae, adult ovary, and adult female gut associated with Babesia bovis infection. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. GEO Submissions Series Record Number GSE10816, Sample Numbers GSM273028-273051.
EST-based gene indices for the cattle fever tick, the horn fly, and the screwworm fly - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F., Wang, M., Nene, V.M., Dowd, S.E., Saldivar, L. 2008. Est-based gene indices for the cattle fever tick, the horn fly, and the screwworm fly. Developments in Biologicals. 132:115-120.
Microarray analysis of gene expression in acaricide-exposed Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus larvae.     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Saldivar, L., Guerrero, F., Brayton, K.A. 2008. Microarray analysis of gene expression in acaricide-exposed Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus larvae. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. GEO Submissions Series Record Number GSE10171, Sample Numbers GSM257121-257140.
Expressed gene sequences from egg and larval stages of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Guerrero, F., Dowd, S.E. 2008. Expressed gene sequences from egg and larval stages of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession numbers FD449556-FD457982 (Egg) and FD457982-FD466257 (Larvae)
Serial analysis of gene expression in Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus following organophoosphate treatment of larvae from organophosphate resistant and susceptible strains.     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Guerrero, F. 2008. Serial analysis of gene expression in Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus following organophosphate treatment of larvae from organophosphate resistant and susceptible strains. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Avbailable: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. GEO Submissions Series Record Number GSE10109 and Sample Numbers GSM255662 (OP Susceptible Munoz OP-treated), GSM255664 (OP Susceptible Munoz untreated), GSM255665 (OP Resistant San Roman OP-treated), and GSM 255666 (OP Resistant San Roman untreated).
Proteomic profiling of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus midgut responses to infection with Babesia bovis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rachinsky, A.S., Guerrero, F., Scoles, G.A. 2008. Proteomic profiling of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus midgut responses to infection with Babesia bovis. Veterinary Parasitology. 152(3-4):294-313.
Serial analysis of gene expression associated with Babesoa bovis infection of Rhipecephalus (Boophilus) microplus     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Guerrero, F., Saldivar, L., Bendele, K.G., Scoles, G.A. 2008. Serial analysis of gene expression associated with Babesoa bovis infection of Rhipecephalus (Boophilus) microplus. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. GEO Submissions Series Record Number GSE9880.
Global comparative analysis of ESTs from the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, M., Guerrero, F., Pertea, G., Nene, V. 2007. Global comparative analysis of ESTs from the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. BMC Genomics 8:368.
EST-based Gene Indices for the Cattle Fever Tick, the Horn Fly, and the Screwworm Fly - (Proceedings)
(10-Oct-07)
Differential protein expression in ovaries of uninfected and Babesia-infected southern cattle ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rachinsky, A., Guerrero, F.D., Scoles, G.A. 2007. Differential protein expression in ovaries of uninfected and Babesia-infected southern cattle ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 37:1291-1308.
R86q, a Mutation in Bmache3 Yielding a Rhipicephalus Microplus Organophosphate-Insensitive Acetylcholinesterase - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Temeyer, K.B., Pruett Jr, J.H., Olafson, P.U., Chen, A.C. 2007. R86Q, a mutation in BmAChE3 yielding a Rhipicephalus microplus organophosphate-insensitive acetylcholinesterase. Journal of Medical Entomology. 44(6):1013-1018.
Tick Genomics: The Ixodes genome project and beyond - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Zee, J., Geraci, N.S., Guerrero, F., Wikel, S.K., Stuart, J.J., Nene, V.M., Hill, C.A. 2007. Tick genomics: The Ixodes genome project and beyond. International Journal for Parasitology. 37:1297-1305.
The review of "The Oestrid Flies: Biology, host-parasite relationships, impact and management" - (Review Article)
Pruett Jr, J.H. 2007. Review of "The Oestrid Flies: Biology, Host-Parasite Relationships, Impact and Management", edited by Colwell, D.D., Hall, M.J.R., Scholl, P.J. 2006 CABI Publishing. The Quarterly Review of Biology. 82(2):154.
Association of the bovine leukocyte antigen major histocompatibility complex class II DRB3*4401 allele with host resistance to the Lone Star Tick, Amblyomma americanum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olafson, P.U., Pruett Jr, J.H., Steelman, C.D. 2007. Association of the bovine leukocyte antigen major histocompatibility complex class II DRB3*4401 allele with host resistance to the Lone Star Tick, Amblyomma americanum. Veterinary Parasitology. 145(1-2):190-195.
Detection of Babesia Bigemina Infection in Strains of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) Microplus Collected from Outbreaks in South Texas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Davey, R.B., George, J.E. 2007. Detection of Babesia bigemina infection in strains of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus collected from outbreaks in South Texas. Veterinary Parasitology. 145:156-163.
Serial analysis of gene expression in the southern cattle tick following acaricide treament of larvae from organophosphate resistant and susceptible strains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F.D., Bendele, K.G., Chen, A.C., Li, A.Y., Miller, R.J., Pleasance, E., Varhol, R., Rousseau, M.-E., Nene, V.M. 2007. Serial analysis of gene expression in the southern cattle tick following acaricide treament of larvae from organophosphate resistant and susceptible strains. Insect Molecular Biology. 16(1):49-60.
Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus pyarethroid-metabolizing esterase gene structure     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Guerrero, F. 2007. Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus pyarethroid-metabolizing esterase gene structure. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession numbers DQ533868-DQ533870.
Identification and Partial Purification of Serologically Defined Boophilus Microplus Larval Antigens by Natural Ectoparasite Exposure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pruett Jr., J.H., Untalan, P.M., Davey, R.B. 2006. Identification and partial purification of serologically defined Boophilus microplus larval antigens by natural ectoparasite exposure. Veterinary Parasitology. 140:148-157.
Baculovirus Expression of Bmache3, a Cdna Encoding An Acetylcholinesterase of Boophilus Microplus (Acari:ixodidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Temeyer, K.B., Pruett Jr., J.H., Untalan, P.M., Chen, A.C. 2006. Baculovirus expression of BmAChE3, a cDNA encoding an acetylcholinesterase of Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 43(4):707-712.
Sequencing a New Target Genome: the Boophilus Microplus (Acari:ixodidae) Genome Project - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F.D., Nene, V.M., George, J.E., Barker, S.C., Willadsen, P. 2006. Sequencing a new target genome: the Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) genome project. Journal of Medical Entomology. 43(1):9-16.
Genome Size and Organization in the Blacklegged Tick, Ixodes Scapularis and the Southern Cattle Tick, Boophilis Microplus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ullmann, A.J., Lima, C.M.R., Guerrero, F.D., Piesman, J., Black IV, W.C. 2005. Genome size and organization in the blacklegged tick, Ixodes scapularis and the southern cattle tick, Boophilis microplus. Insect Molecular Biology. 14(2):217-222.
Expressed genes in the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Nene, V.M., Guerrero, F. 2005. Expressed genes in the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession numbers CK172439-CK192860 and CV435593-CV457691.
Bmigi: a Database of Cdnas Expressed in Boophilus Microplus, the Tropical/southern Cattle Tick - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, F.D., Miller, R.J., Rousseau, M.-E, Sunkara, S., Quackenbush, J., Lee, Y., Nene, V. 2005. BmiGI: A database of cDNAs expressed in Boophilus microplus, the tropical/southern cattle tick. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 35:585-595.
New gene coding regions from the horn fly, Haematobia irritans     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Guerrero, F. 2003. New gene coding regions from the horn fly, Haematobia irritans. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Assession numbers AI304277-AI304311, AI308661, CD492272-CD492329, CF350121-CF350204
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