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Brad S Coates
Corn Insects and Crop Genetics Research
Research Geneticist (Insects)

Phone: (515) 294-6948
Fax: (515) 294-2265
Room 118

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
AMES, IA 500110000
Projects
Managing Insects in the Corn Agro-Ecosystem
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 429881
Extension and Research to Combat Insecticide-Resistant Soybean Aphids
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 434781
Risk of Resistance to Cry34/35Ab1 by Western Corn Rootworm
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 436177
Evaluating Parameters of the High Dose Refuge Strategy that are Inadequate for Delaying to Transgenic Corn Among Ear-Feeding Lepidoptera
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 431510

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Soybean aphid biotype 1 genome: Insights into the invasive biology and adaptive evolution of a major agricultural pest Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Giordano, R., Donthu, R.K., Zimin, A.V., Julca Chavez, I.C., Gabalon, T., van Munster, M., Hon, L., Hall, R., Badger, J.H., Nguyen, M., Flores, A., Potter, B., Giray, T., Sato-Adames, F.N., Weber, E., Marcelino, J. A.P., Fields, C.J., Voegtlin, D.J., Hill, C.B., Hartman, G.L., Akraiko, Ta., Aschwanden, A., Avalos, A., Band, M., Bonning, B., Bretaudeau, A., Chiesa, O., Chirumamilla, A., Coates, B.S., Cocuzza, G., Cullen, E., Desborough, P., Diers, B., DiFonzo, C., Heimpel, G.E., Herman, T., Huanga, Y., Knodel, J., Ko, C., Labrie, G., Lagos-Kutz, D., Lee, J., Lee, S., Legeai, F., Mandriolo, M.,, Manicadi, G.C., Mazzoni, E., Melchiori, G., Micijevic, A., Miller, N., Nasuddin, A., Nault, B.A., O’Neal, M.E, Panini, M., Pessino, M., Prischmann-Voldseth, D., Robertson, H.M., Liu, S., Song, H., Tilmon, K., Tooker, J., Wu, K., Zhan, S. 2020. Soybean aphid biotype 1 genome: Insights into the invasive biology and adaptive evolution of a major agricultural pest. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 120:103334. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ibmb.2020.103334.
Evaluation of eight maize germplasms developed in Ecuador for resistance to leaf feeding fall armyworm Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abel, C.A., Coates, B.S. 2020. Evaluation of eight maize germplasms developed in Ecuador for resistance to leaf feeding fall armyworm. Southwestern Entomologist. 45:75-78. https://doi.org/10.3958/059.045.0108.
Evaluation of XL370A-derived maize germplasm for resistance to leaf feeding by fall armyworm Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abel, C.A., Coates, B.S., Millard, M.J., Williams, W.P., Scott, M.P. 2020. Evaluation of XL370A-derived maize germplasm for resistance to leaf feeding by fall armyworm. Southwestern Entomologist. 45:69-74. https://doi.org/10.3958/059.045.0107.
Structural and functional insights into the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera ATP-binding cassette transporter gene family Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Adedipe, F., Grubbs, N., Coates, B.S., Wiegmman, B., Lorenzen, M. 2019. Structural and functional insights into the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera ATP-binding cassette transporter gene family. BMC Genomics. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-019-6218-8.
A high-quality Genome assembly from a single, field-collected Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) using the PacBio Sequel II System Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kingan, S.B., Urban, J., Lambert, C.C., Baybayan, P., Childers, A.K., Coates, B.S., Scheffler, B.E., Hackett, K.J., Korlack, J., Geib, S.M. 2019. A high-quality Genome assembly from a single, field-collected Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) using the PacBio Sequel II System. Gigascience. 8(10):1-10. https://doi.org/10.1093/gigascience/giz122.
Genomic basis of circannual rhythm in the European corn borer moth Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kozak, G.M., Wadsworth, C.M., Kahne, S.C., Bogdanowicz, S.M., Harrison, R.G., Coates, B.S., Dopman, E.B. 2019. Genomic basis of circannual rhythm in the European corn borer moth. Current Biology. 29(20):3501-3509. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.08.053.
Influence of host plant, geography and pheromone strain on genomic differentiation in sympatric populations of Ostrinia nubilalis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Kozak, G.M., Kim, K., Sun, J., Wang, Y., Fleischer, S.J., Dopman, E.B., Sappington, T.W. 2019. Influence of host plant, geography and pheromone strain on genomic differentiation in sympatric populations of Ostrinia nubilalis. Molecular Ecology. 28(19):4439-4452. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.15234.
Cytochrome P450s Cyp4p1 and Cyp4p2 associated with the DDT tolerance in the Drosophila melanogaster strain 91-R Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seong, K., Coates, B.S., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2019. Cytochrome P450s Cyp4p1 and Cyp4p2 associated with the DDT tolerance in the Drosophila melanogaster strain 91-R. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. 159(2019):136-143. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pestbp.2019.06.008.
Differentiation of European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) and American lotus borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae), Ostrinia penitalis, from North American field collections Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Abel, C.A. 2019. Differentiation of European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) and American lotus borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae), Ostrinia penitalis, from North American field collections. Journal of Economic Entomology. 112(4):2007-2011. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toz078.
Impacts of sub-lethal DDT exposures on microRNA and putative target transcript expression in DDT resistant and susceptible Drosophila melanogaster strains Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seong, K., Coates, B.S., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2019. Impacts of sub-lethal DDT exposures on microRNA and putative target transcript expression in DDT resistant and susceptible Drosophila melanogaster strains. Frontiers in Genetics. https://doi.org/10.3389/fgene.2019.00045.
Evaluation of maize germplasm from Saint Croix for resistance to leaf feeding by fall armyworm Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abel, C.A., Coates, B.S., Scott, M.P. 2019. Evaluation of maize germplasm from Saint Croix for resistance to leaf feeding by fall armyworm. Southwestern Entomologist. 44(1):99-103. https://doi.org/10.3958/059.044.0111.
Insect resistance to Bt Crops - (Proceedings)
Coates, B.S. 2018. Insect resistance to Bt Crops. In: Proceedings of the 30th Annual Integrated Crop Management Conference, November 28, 2018, Ames, Iowa. AEP302-2018:37-41.
Genome sequence of the wheat stem sawfly, Cephus cinctus, representing an early-branching lineage of the Hymenoptera, illuminates evolution of hymenopteran chemoreceptors Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roberson, H.M., Walden, K.O., Ruzzante, L., Reijnders, M., Waterhouse, R.M., Coates, B.S., Legeai, F., Gress, J.C., Biyiklioglu, S., Weaver, D.K., Wanner, K.W., Budak, H. 2018. Genome sequence of the wheat stem sawfly, Cephus cinctus, representing an early-branching lineage of the Hymenoptera, illuminates evolution of hymenopteran chemoreceptors. Genome Biology and Evolution. 10(11):2997-3011. https://doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evy232.
Variation in mitochondria-derived transcript levels associated with DDT resistance in the 91-R strain of Drosophila melanogaster (Diptera: Drosophilidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steele, L.D., Coates, B.S., Seong, K., Valero, C.M., Mittapalli, O., Clark, J.M., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2018. Variation in mitochondria-derived transcript levels associated with DDT resistance in the 91-R strain of Drosophila melanogaster (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Insect Science. 18(6). https://doi.org/10.1093/jisesa/iey101.
Differentially expressed microRNAs associated with changes in transcript levels in detoxification pathways and DDT-resistance in the Drosophila melanogaster strain 91-R Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seong, K., Coates, B.S., Kim, D., Hansen, A.K., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2018. Differentially expressed microRNAs associated with changes in transcript levels in detoxification pathways and DDT-resistance in the Drosophila melanogaster strain 91-R. PLoS One. 13(4):e0196518. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0196518.
Comparative CYPomic analysis between the DDT susceptible and resistant Drosophila melanogaster strains 91-C and 91-R Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seong, K., Coates, B.S., Berenbaum, M.R., Clark, J.M., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2018. Comparative CYPomic analysis between the DDT susceptible and resistant Drosophila melanogaster strains 91-C and 91-R. Pest Management Science. 74(11):2530-2543. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.4936.
Effects of endophytic entomopathogenic fungi on soybean aphid and identification of Metarhizium isolates from agricultural fields Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clifton, E.H., Jaronski, S., Coates, B.S., Hodgson, E.W., Gassmann, A.J. 2018. Effects of endophytic entomopathogenic fungi on soybean aphid and identification of Metarhizium isolates from agricultural fields. PLoS One. 13(3):e0194815. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0194815.
Genomic mechanisms of sympatric ecological and sexual divergence in a model agricultural pest, the European corn borer Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Dopman, E.B., Wanner, K.W., Sappington, T.W. 2018. Genomic mechanisms of sympatric ecological and sexual divergence in a model agricultural pest, the European corn borer. Current Opinion in Insect Science. 26:50-56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cois.2018.01.005.
The invasive MED/Q Bemisia tabaci genome: a tale of gene loss and gene gain Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xie, W., Yang, X., Chen, C., Yang, Z., Guo, L., Wang, D., Huang, J., Zhang, H., Wen, Y., Zhao, J., Wu, Q., Wang, S., Coates, B.S., Zhou, X., Zhang, Y. 2018. The invasive MED/Q Bemisia tabaci genome: a tale of gene loss and gene gain. BMC Genomics. 19(1):68. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-018-4448-9.
MicroRNA profiling between Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab-susceptible and resistant European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hübner) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yu, T., Li, X., Coates, B.S., Zhang, Q., Siegfried, B.D., Zhou, X. 2018. MicroRNA profiling between Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab-susceptible and resistant European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hübner). Insect Molecular Biology. 27(3):279-294. https://doi.org/10.1111/imb.12376.
Changes in neuronal signaling and cell stress response pathways are associated with a multigenic response of Drosophila melanogaster to DDT selection Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seong, K.M., Coates, B.S., Sun, W., Clark, J.M., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2017. Changes in neuronal signaling and cell stress response pathways are associated with a multigenic response of Drosophila melanogaster to DDT selection. Genome Biology and Evolution. 9(12):3356-3372. https://doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evx252.
Arthropod genomics research in the United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service: Applications of RNA interference and CRISPR gene editing technologies in pest control ()
Gundersen, D.E., Adrianos, S.L., Allen, M.L., Becnel, J.J., Chen, Y., Choi, M.Y., Estep, A., Evans, J.D., Garczynski, S.F., Geib, S.M., Ghosh, S.B., Handler, A.M., Hasegawa, D.K., Heerman, M.C., Hull, J.J., Hunter, W.B., Kaur, N., Li, J., Li, W., Ling, K., Nayduch, D., Oppert, B.S., Perera, O.P., Perkin, L.C., Sanscrainte, N.D., Sim, S.B., Sparks, M., Temeyer, K.B., Vander Meer, R.K., Wintermantel, W.M., James, R.R., Hackett, K.J., Coates, B.S. 2017. Arthropod genomics research in the United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service: Applications of RNA interference and CRISPR gene editing technologies in pest control. Trends in Entomology. 13:109-137.
Introgression between divergent corn borer species in a region of sympatry: implications on the evolution and adaptation of pest arthropods Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Y., Kim, K.S., Guo, W., Li, Q., Zhang, Y., Wang, Z., Coates, B.S. 2017. Introgression between divergent corn borer species in a region of sympatry: implications on the evolution and adaptation of pest arthropods. Molecular Ecology. 26(24):6892-6907. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14387.
The mitogenome of the brown pod-sucking bug Clavigralla tomentosicollis (Hemiptera: Coreidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steele, L.D., Sun, W., Valero, C.M., Ojo, J.A., Seong, K.M., Coates, B.S., Margam, V.M., Tamo, M., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2017. The mitogenome of the brown pod-sucking bug Clavigralla tomentosicollis (Hemiptera: Coreidae). AGRI GENE. 5:27-36. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aggene.2017.07.002.
The complete mitochondrial genome of Anoplocnemis curvipes F. (Coreinea, Coreidae, Heteroptera), a pest of fresh cowpea pods Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Valero, C.M., Ojo, J.A., Sun, W., Tamo, M., Coates, B.S., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2017. The complete mitochondrial genome of Anoplocnemis curvipes F. (Coreinea, Coreidae, Heteroptera), a pest of fresh cowpea pods. Mitochondrial DNA Part B. 2(2):421-423. https://doi.org/10.1080/23802359.2017.1347829.
Down-regulation of aminopeptidase N and ABC transporter subfamily G transcripts in Cry1Ab and Cry1Ac resistant Asian corn borer, Ostrina furnacalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, T., Coates, B.S., Wang, Y., Wang, Y., Bai, S., Wang, Z., He, K. 2017. Down-regulation of aminopeptidase N and ABC transporter subfamily G transcripts in Cry1Ab and Cry1Ac resistant Asian corn borer, Ostrina furnacalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). International Journal of Biological Sciences. 13(7):835-851. https://dx.doi.org/10.7150%2Fijbs.18868.
Comparison of complete mitochondrial DNA sequences between old and new world strains of the cowpea aphid, Aphis craccivora (Hemiptera: Aphididae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, W., Huynh, B.L., Ojo, J.A., Coates, B.S., Kusi, F., Roberts, P.A., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2017. Comparison of complete mitochondrial DNA sequences between old and new world strains of the cowpea aphid, Aphis craccivora (Hemiptera: Aphididae). AGRI GENE. 4:23-29. doi:10.1016/j.aggene.2017.03.003.
Genome sequencing of the sweet potato whitefly Bemisia tabaci MED/Q - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xie, W., Chen, C., Yang, Z., Guo, L., Wang, D., Chen, M., Huang, J., Wen, Y., Zeng, Y., Liu, Y., Yang, X., Xia, J., Tian, L., Cui, H., Wu, Q., Wang, S., Xu, B., Li, X., Tan, X., Ghanim, M., Qui, B., Pan, H., Chu, D., Delatte, H., Maruthi, M.N., Ge, F., Zhou, X., Wang, X., Wan, F., Du, Y., Luo, C., Yan, F., Preisser, E.L., Jiao, Z., Coates, B.S., Zhao, J., Gao, Q., Xia, J., Yin, Y., Liu, Y., Brown, J.K., Zhou, X., Zhang, Y. 2017. Genome sequencing of the sweet potato whitefly Bemisia tabaci MED/Q. Gigascience. 5(6):1-7. doi: 10.1093/gigascience/gix018.
Binding affinity of five PBPs to Ostrinia sex pheromones - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, T., Yaqi, S., Wanner, K., Coates, B.S., He, K., Wang, Z. 2017. Binding affinity of five PBPs to Ostrinia sex pheromones. BioMed Central (BMC) Molecular Biology. 18(1):4. doi: 10.1186/s12867-017-0079-y.
The whole genome sequence assembly of the soybean aphid, Aphis glycines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wenger, J.A., Cassone, B.J., Legeai, F., Johnston, S., Bansal, R., Yates, A.D., Coates, B.S., Michel, A. 2017. The whole genome sequence assembly of the soybean aphid, Aphis glycines. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. doi:10.1016/j.ibmb.2017.01.005.
A combination of sexual and ecological divergence contributes to the spread of a chromosomal rearrangement during initial stages of speciation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kozak, G.M., Wadsworth, C.B., Kahne, S.C., Bogdanowicz, S.M., Harrison, R.G., Coates, B.S., Dopman, E. 2017. A combination of sexual and ecological divergence contributes to the spread of a chromosomal rearrangement during initial stages of speciation. Molecular Ecology. 26(9):2331-2347. doi:10.1111/mec.14036.
Cowpea field insect pests and integrated pest management techniques for cowpea cultivation in West Africa Reprint Icon ()
Agunbiade TA, Sun W, Coates BS, Traore F, Odebayo J, Lutomia AN, Bello-Bravo J, Miresmailli S, Huesing J, Tamo M, Pittendrigh BR. 2018. Chapter 14. Insect pests and integrated pest management techniques in grain legume cultivation, In Achieving Sustainable Cultivation of Grain Legumes Volume 1 (eds. Sivasankar S., Agrawal SK, Bergvinson D, Tamo M.). pgs 297-320. Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing. p. 1-24. http://dx.doi.org/10.19103/as.2017.0023.11.
Agricultural applications of insect ecological genomics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poelchau, M.F., Coates, B.S., Childers, C., Evans, J.D., Hackett, K.J., Shoemaker, D.D. 2016. Agricultural applications of insect ecological genomics. Current Opinion in Insect Science. 13:61-69. doi:10.1016/j.cois.2015.12.002.
Comparative profiling of microRNAs in the winged and wingless English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae (F.) (Homoptera: Aphididae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, X., Zhang, F., Coates, B.S., Zhang, Y., Zhou, X., Cheng, D. 2016. Comparative profiling of microRNAs in the winged and wingless English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae (F.) (Homoptera: Aphididae). Scientific Reports. 6:35668. doi: 10.1038/srep35668.
Comparison of full mitochondrial genomes for the rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae and the maize weevil, Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oebayo, J.O., Valero, C.M., Sun, W., Coates, B.S., Omoloyo, A.A., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2016. Comparison of full mitochondrial genomes for the rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae and the maize weevil, Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). AGRI GENE. 2:29-37.
Estimation of long terminal repeat element content in the Helicoverpa zea genome from high-throughput sequencing of bacterial artificial chromosome pools - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Abel, C.A., Perera, O.P. 2016. Estimation of long terminal repeat element content in the Helicoverpa zea genome from high-throughput sequencing of bacterial artificial chromosome pools. Genome. 60(4):310-324. doi:10.1139/gen-2016-0067.
Fitness costs associated with Cry1F resistance in the European corn borer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Petzold-Maxwell, J.L., Siegfried, B.D., Hellmich II, R.L., Abel, C.A., Coates, B.S., Spencer, T.A., Horikoshi, R.J., Gassmann, A.J. 2017. Fitness costs associated with Cry1F resistance in the European corn borer. Journal of Applied Entomology. 141(1-2):67-79. doi:10.1111/jen.12356.
Comparison of the mitochondrial genomes of the old and new world strains of the legume pod borer, Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agunbiade, T.A., Coates, B.S., Sun, W., M. Carmen, V.M., Tamo, M., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2017. Comparison of the mitochondrial genomes of the old and new world strains of the legume pod borer, Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). International Journal of Tropical Insect Science. 37(3):125-136. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1742758417000157.
Effects of Wolbachia on mitochondrial DNA variation in populations of Athetis lepigone (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in China - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, F., Coates, B.S., He, K., Bai, S., Zhang, T., Wang, Z. 2016. Effects of Wolbachia on mitochondrial DNA variation in populations of Athetis lepigone (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in China. Mitochondrial DNA, Part A. doi: 10.1080/24701394.2016.1197216.
The mitochondrial genome of the western bean cutworm, Striacosta albicosta (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Abel, C.A. 2016. The mitochondrial genome of the western bean cutworm, Striacosta albicosta (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Mitochondrial DNA. 1(1):487-488. doi: 10.1080/23802359.2016.1192499.
Bacillus thuringiensis toxin resistance mechanisms among Lepidoptera: progress on genomic approaches to uncover causal mutations in the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S. 2016. Bacillus thuringiensis toxin resistance mechanisms among Lepidoptera: progress on genomic approaches to uncover causal mutations in the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis. Current Opinion in Insect Science. 15:70-77. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2016.04.003.
Arthropod genomics research in the United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service: Current impacts and future prospects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Poelchau, M.F., Childers, C., Evans, J.D., Handler, A.M., Guerrero, F., Skoda, S.R., Hopper, K.R., Wintermantel, W.M., Ling, K., Hunter, W.B., Oppert, B.S., Perez De Leon, A.A., Hackett, K.J., Shoemaker, D.D. 2015. Arthropod genomics research in the United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service: Current impacts and future prospects. Trends in Entomology. 11(1):1-27.
Quantitative trait locus mapping and functional genomics of an organophosphate resistance trait in the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Alvez, A., Wang, H., Zhou, Z., Nowastski, T., Chen, H., Rangasamy, M., Robertson, H.M., Whitfield, C.W., Walden, K.K., Kachman, S.D., French, B.W., Meinke, L.J., Hawthorne, D., Abel, C.A., Sappington, T.W., Siegfried, B.D., Miller, N.J. 2016. Quantitative trait locus mapping and functional genomics of an organophosphate resistance trait in the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera. Insect Molecular Biology. 25(1):1-15. doi: 10.1111/imb.12194.
Transcriptional analysis of susceptible and resistant European corn borer strains and their response to Cry1F protoxin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vellichirammal, N.N., Wang, H., Eyun, S., Moriyama, E.N., Coates, B.S., Miller, N.J., Siegfried, B.D. 2015. Transcriptional analysis of susceptible and resistant European corn borer strains and their response to Cry1F protoxin. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 16:558. doi: 10.1186/s12864-015-1751-6.
Characterization of twelve novel microsatellite markers of Sogatella furcifera (Horváth) (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) identified from next generation sequence data - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nam, H., Coates, B.S., Kim, K., Lee, J. 2015. Characterization of twelve novel microsatellite markers of Sogatella furcifera (Horváth) (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) identified from next generation sequence data. Journal of Insect Science. 15(1):94. DOI: 10.1093/jisesa/iev069.
Linkage of an ABCC transporter to a single QTL that controls Ostrinia nubilalis larval resistance to the Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Fa toxin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Siegfried, B.D. 2015. Linkage of an ABCC transporter to a single QTL that controls Ostrinia nubilalis larval resistance to the Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Fa toxin. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 63: 86-96.
Bacterial symbionts, Buchnera, and starvation on wing dimorphism in English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae (F.) (Homoptera: Aphididae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, F., Li, X., Zhang, Y., Coates, B.S., Zhou, X., Cheng, D. 2015. Bacterial symbionts, Buchnera, and starvation on wing dimorphism in English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae (F.) (Homoptera: Aphididae). Frontiers in Physiology. 6:155. DOI:10.3389/fphys.2015.00155.
Male- and female-biased gene expression of olfactory-related genes in the antennae of Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, T., Coates, B.S., Ge, X., Bai, S., He, K., Wang, Z. 2015. Male- and female-biased gene expression of olfactory-related genes in the antennae of Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). PLoS One. 10(6):e0128550. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0128550.
Selective sweep analysis in the genomes of the 91-R and 91-C Drosophila melanogaster strains reveals few of the ‘usual suspects’ in Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steele, L.D., Coates, B.S., Quiros, C.V., Sun, W., Seong, K., Muir, B., Clark, J.M., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2015. Selective sweep analysis in the genomes of the 91-R and 91-C Drosophila melanogaster strains reveals few of the ‘usual suspects’ in Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) resistance. PLoS One. 10(3):e0123066.
Horizontal transfer of a non-autonomous Helitron among insect and viral genomes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S. 2015. Horizontal transfer of a non-autonomous Helitron among insect and viral genomes. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 16(1):137.
Explaining the sawtooth: Latitudinal periodicity in a circadian gene correlates with shifts in generation number - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Levy, R.C., Kozak, G.M., Wadsworth, C.B., Coates, B.S., Dopman, E.B. 2015. Explaining the sawtooth: Latitudinal periodicity in a circadian gene correlates with shifts in generation number. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 28(1):40-53.
The mitochondrial genome of the American lotus borer, Ostrinia penitalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Abel, C.A. 2014. The mitochondrial genome of the American lotus borer, Ostrinia penitalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Mitochondrial DNA. DOI: 10.3109/19401736.2014.971296.
The genetic structure of Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis, populations in China: Haplotype variance in Northern populations and potential impact on management of resistance to transgenic maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, J., Coates, B.S., Kim, K., Bourguet, D., Ponsard, S., Wang, Z., He, K. 2014. The genetic structure of Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis, populations in China: Haplotype variance in Northern populations and potential impact on management of resistance to transgenic maize. Journal of Heredity. 105(5):642-655.
Genome-wide sequencing and an open reading frame analysis of dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) susceptible (91-C) and resistant (91-R) Drosophila melanogaster laboratory populations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steele, L.D., Muir, W.M., Seong, K., Quiros, C., Rangesa, M., Clark, J.M., Coates, B.S., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2014. Genome-wide sequencing and an open reading frame analysis of dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) susceptible (91-C) and resistant (91-R) Drosophila melanogaster laboratory populations. PLoS One. 9(6):e98584.
Assembly and annotation of full mitochondrial genomes for the corn rootworm species, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera and D. barberi (Insecta: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), using Next Generation Sequence data - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S. 2014. Assembly and annotation of full mitochondrial genomes for the corn rootworm species, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera and D. barberi (Insecta: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), using Next Generation Sequence data. Gene. 542(2):190-197.
Genetic differentiation among Maruca vitrata F. (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) populations on cultivated cowpea and wild host plants: implications for insect resistance management and biological control strategies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agunbiade, T.A., Coates, B.S., Datinon, B., Djouaka, R., Sun, W., Tamo, M., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2014. Genetic differentiation among Maruca vitrata F. (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) populations on cultivated cowpea and wild host plants: implications for insect resistance management and biological control strategies. PLoS One. 9(3):e92072.
Effect of maize lines on larval fitness costs of Cry1F resistance in the European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Petzold-Maxwell, J.L., Siegfried, B.D., Hellmich II, R.L., Abel, C.A., Coates, B.S., Spencer, T.A., Gassmann, A.J. 2014. Effect of maize lines on larval fitness costs of Cry1F resistance in the European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 107:764-772.
Development of reference transcriptomes for the major insect pests of cowpea: a toolbox for insect pest management approaches in West Africa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agunbiade, T.A., Sun, W., Coates, B.S., Djouaka, R., Tamo, M., Ba, M.N., Binso-Dabire, C., Baoua, L., Olds, B.P., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2013. Development of reference transcriptomes for the major insect pests of cowpea: a toolbox for insect pest management approaches in West Africa. PLoS One. 8(11):e79929.
Proliferation and copy number variation of BEL-like long terminal repeat retrotransposons within the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera genome - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Fraser, L.M., French, B.W., Sappington, T.W. 2014. Proliferation and copy number variation of BEL-like long terminal repeat retrotransposons within the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera genome. Gene. 534:362-370.
Unlinked genetic loci control the reduced transcription of aminopeptidase N 1 and 3 in the European corn borer and determine tolerance to Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab toxin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L., Abel, C.A. 2013. Unlinked genetic loci control the reduced transcription of aminopeptidase N 1 and 3 in the European corn borer and determine tolerance to Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab toxin. Journal of Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 43(12):1152-1160.
Evaluation of tolerance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxins among laboratory-reared western bean cutworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dyer, J.M., Sappington, T.W., Coates, B.S. 2013. Evaluation of tolerance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxins among laboratory-reared western bean cutworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(6):2467-2472.
Frequency of hybridization between Ostrinia nubilalis E-and Z-pheromone races in regions of sympatry within the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Johnson, H., Kim, K., Hellmich II, R.L., Abel, C.A., Mason, C., Sappington, T.W. 2013. Frequency of hybridization between Ostrinia nubilalis E-and Z-pheromone races in regions of sympatry within the United States. Ecology and Evolution. 3(8):2459-2470.
Role of a gamma-aminobutryic acid (GABA) receptor mutation in the evolution and spread of Diabrotica virgifera virgifera resistance to cyclodiene insecticides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, H., Coates, B.S., Chen, H., Sappington, T.W., Guillemaud, T., Siegfried, B.D. 2013. Role of a gamma-aminobutryic acid (GABA) receptor mutation in the evolution and spread of Diabrotica virgifera virgifera resistance to cyclodiene insecticides. Insect Molecular Biology. 22(5):473-484.
Inheritance of an extended diapause trait in the Northern corn rootworm, Diabrotica barberi (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
French, B.W., Coates, B.S., Sappington, T.W. 2012. Inheritance of an extended diapause trait in the Northern corn rootworm, Diabrotica barberi (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). J. Appl. Entomol. 138 (2014) 213–221 Published 2012. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0418.2012.01751.x.
Application of Cydia pomonella expressed sequence tags: identification and expression of three general odorant binding proteins in codling moth Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Garczynski, S.F., Coates, B.S., Unruh, T.R., Schaeffer, S., Jiwan, D., Koepke, T., Dhingra, A. 2013. Application of Cydia pomonella expressed sequence tags: identification and expression of three general odorant binding proteins in codling moth. Insect Science. 20(5):559-574.
Distribution of genes and repetitive elements in the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera genome estimated using BAC sequencing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Alves, A., Wang, H., Walden, K., French, B.W., Miller, N.M., Abel, C.A., Robertson, H.M., Sappington, T.W., Siegfried, B.D. 2012. Distribution of genes and repetitive elements in the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera genome estimated using BAC sequencing. Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology. 2012:1.
The spatial genetic differentiation of the legume pod borer, Maruca vitrata F. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) populations in West Africa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agunbiade, T.A., Coates, B.S., Kim, K., Forgacs, D., Margam, V.M., Ba, M.N., Binso-Dabire, C.L., Baoua, I., Ishiyaku, M.F., Manuele, T., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2012. The spatial genetic differentiation of the legume pod borer, Maruca vitrata F. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) populations in West Africa. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 102(5):589-599.
Mobilizing the genome of Lepidoptera through novel sequence gains and end creation by non-autonomous Lep1 Helitrons - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Hellmich II, R.L., Grant, D.M., Abel, C.A. 2012. Mobilizing the genome of Lepidoptera through novel sequence gains and end creation by non-autonomous Lep1 Helitrons. DNA Research. 19(1):11-21.
The application and performance of single nucleotide polymorphism markers for population genetic analyses of Lepidoptera - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Bayles, D.O., Wanner, K.W., Robertson, H.M., Hellmich II, R.L., Sappington, T.W. 2011. The application and performance of single nucleotide polymorphism markers for population genetic analyses of Lepidoptera. Frontiers in Genetics. 2(38):1-10.
A single major QTL controls expression of larval Cry1F resistance trait in Ostrinia nubilalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) and is independent of midgut receptor genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Lopez, M.D., Wang, H., Fraser, L.M., Kroemer, J.A., Spencer, T., Kim, K., Abel, C.A., Hellmich II, R.L., Siegfried, B.D. 2011. A single major QTL controls expression of larval Cry1F resistance trait in Ostrinia nubilalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) and is independent of midgut receptor genes. Genetica. 139(8):961-972.
Transcriptome sequencing, and rapid development and application of SNP markers for the legume pod borer Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Margam, V.M., Coates, B.S., Bayles, D.O., Hellmich II, R.L., Agunbiade, T., Seufferheld, M.J., Sun, W., Kroemer, J.A., Ba, M.N., Binso-Dabire, C.L., Baoua, I., Ishiyaku, M.F., Covas, F.G., Srinivasan, R., Armstrong, J., Murdock, L.L., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2011. Transcriptome sequencing, and rapid development and application of SNP markers for the legume pod borer Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). PLoS One. 6(7):e21388.
Diapause in northern corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) - (Abstract Only)
A rearrangement of the Z chromosome topology influences the sex-linked gene display in the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kroemer, J.A., Coates, B.S., Nusawardani, T., Rider Jr., S., Fraser, L.M., Hellmich II, R.L. 2011. A rearrangement of the Z chromosome topology influences the sex-linked gene display in the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis. Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 286(1):37-56.
Genetic structure and gene flow among European corn borer populations from the Great Plains to the Appalachians of North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, K., Coates, B.S., Bagley, M.J., Hellmich II, R.L., Sappington, T.W. 2011. Genetic structure and gene flow among European corn borer populations from the Great Plains to the Appalachians of North America. Agricultural and Forest Entomology. 13(4):383-393.
Mitochondrial genome sequence and expression profiling for the legume pod borer Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Margam, V.M., Coates, B.S., Hellmich II, R.L., Agunbiade, T., Seufferheld, M.J., Sun, W., Ba, M.N., Sanon, A., Binso-Dabire, C.L., Baoua, I., Ishiyaku, M.F., Covas, F.G., Srinivasan, R., Armstrong, J., Murdock, L.L., Pittendrigh, B.R. 2011. Mitochondrial genome sequence and expression profiling for the legume pod borer Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). PLoS One. 6(2):e16444.
A novel class of miniature inverted repeat transposable elements (MITEs) that contain hitchhiking (GTCY)n microsatellites - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Kroemer, J.A., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L. 2011. A novel class of miniature inverted repeat transposable elements (MITEs) that contain hitchhiking (GTCY)n microsatellites. Insect Molecular Biology. 20(1):15-27.
Geographic distribution of phylogenetically-distinct legume pod borer, Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea: Crambidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Margam, V.M., Coates, B.S., Ba, M.N., Sun, W., Binso-Dabire, C.L., Baoua, I., Ishiyaku, M.F., Shukle, J.H., Hellmich II, R.L., Covas, F.G., Ramasamy, S., Armstrong, J., Pittendrigh, B.R., Murdock, L.L. 2011. Geographic distribution of phylogenetically-distinct legume pod borer, Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea: Crambidae). Molecular Biology Reports. 38(1):893-903.
A Helitron-like Transposon Superfamily from Lepidoptera Disrupts (GAAA)n Microsatellites and is Responsible for Flanking Sequence Similarity within a Microsatellite Family - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2010. A Helitron-like Transposon Superfamily from Lepidoptera Disrupts (GAAA)n Microsatellites and is Responsible for Flanking Sequence Similarity within a Microsatellite Family. Journal of Molecular Evolution. 70(3):278-288.
Spatial and Temporal Genetic Analyses Show High Gene Flow Among European Corn Borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) Populations Across the Central U.S. Corn Belt - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, K.S., Bagley, M.J., Coates, B.S., Hellmich II, R.L., Sappington, T.W. 2009. Spatial and Temporal Genetic Analyses Show High Gene Flow Among European Corn Borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) Populations Across the Central U.S. Corn Belt. Environmental Entomology. 38(4):1312-1323.
Comparative Performance of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) and Microsatellite Markers for the Detection of Population Differentiation in Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Miller, N.J., Sumerford, D.V., Sappington, T.W., Siegfried, B.D., Lewis, L.C. 2009. Comparative Performance of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) and Microsatellite Markers for the Detection of Population Differentiation in Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Journal of Heredity. 100(5):556-564.
Repetitive Genomic Elements in a European Corn Borer, Ostrinia nubilalis, BAC Library were Indicated by BAC End Sequencing and Development of Sequence Tag Site Markers: Implications for Lepidopteran Genomic Research - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2009. Repetitive Genomic Elements in a European Corn Borer, Ostrinia nubilalis, Bacterial Artificial Chromosome Library were Indicated by Bacterial Artificial Chromosome End Sequencing and Development of Sequence Tag Site Markers: Implications for Lepidopteran Genomic Research. Genome. 52(1):57-67.
Mining an Ostrinia nubilalis Midgut Expressed Sequence Tag (EST) Library for Candidate Genes and Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2008. Mining an Ostrinia nubilalis Midgut Expressed Sequence Tag (EST) Library for Candidate Genes and Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs). Insect Molecular Biology. 17(6):607-620.
Isolation and Characterization of Microsatellite Loci from the European Corn Borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hubner) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Crambidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, K.S., Coates, B.S., Hellmich II, R.L., Sumerford, D.V., Sappington, T.W. 2008. Isolation and Characterization of Microsatellite Loci from the European Corn Borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hubner) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Molecular Ecology Resources. 8(2):409-411.
Segregation of European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis, aminopeptidase 1, cadherin, and bre5-like alleles, from a colony resistant to Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab toxins, are not associated ...fed a diet containing Cry1Ab - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Lewis, L.C. 2008. Segregation of European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis, aminopeptidase 1, cadherin, and bre5-like alleles, from a colony resistant to Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab toxins, are not associated ...fed a diet containing Cry1Ab. Journal of Insect Science. 8:21.
A BETA-1,3-GALACTOSYLTRANSFERASE AND BRAINIAC/BRE5 HOMOLOG EXPRESSED IN THE MIDGUT DID NOT CONTRIBUTE TO A CRY1AB TOXIN RESISTANCE TRAIT IN OSTRINIA NUBILALIS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2007. A Beta-1,3-galactosyltransferase and brainiac/bre5 homolog expressed in the midgut did not contribute to a Cry1Ab toxin resistance trait in Ostrinia nubilalis. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 37(4):346-355.
SEQUENCE VARIATION IN TRYPSIN- AND CHYMOTRYPSIN-LIKE CDNAS FROM THE MIDGUT OF OSTRINIA NUBILALIS: METHODS FOR ALLELIC DIFFERENTIATION OF CANDIDATE BACILLUS THURINGIENSIS RESISTANCE GENES - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2006. Sequence variation in trypsin- and chymotrypsin-like cDNAs from the midgut of Ostrinia nubilalis: methods for allelic differentiation of candidate Bacillus thuringiensis resistance genes. Insect Molecular Biology. 15(1):13-24.
TWO DIFFERENTIALLY EXPRESSED OSTRINIA NUBILALIS OMMOCHROME-BINDING PROTEIN-LIKE GENES (OBP1 AND OBP2) IN LARVAL FAT BODY - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2005. Two differentially expressed Ostrinia nubilalis ommochrome-binding protein-like genes (obp1 and obp2) in larval fat body. Journal of Insect Science. 5:19.
SEQUENCE VARIATION IN THE CADHERIN GENE OF OSTRINIA NUBILALIS: A TOOL FOR FIELD MONITORING - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich, II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2005. Sequence variation in the cadherin gene of Ostrinia nubilalis: A tool for field monitoring. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 35:129-139.
PARTIAL MITOCHONDRIAL GENOME SEQUENCES OF OSTRINIA NUBILALIS AND OSTRINIA FURNICALIS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2004. Partial mitochondrial genome sequences of Ostrinia nubilalis and Ostrinia furnicalis. International Journal of Biological Sciences. 1:13-18.
POLYMORPHIC CA/GT AND GA/CT MICROSATELLITE LOCI FOR OSTRINIA NUBILALIS (LEPIDOPTERA: CRAMBIDAE) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Hellmich II, R.L., Lewis, L.C. 2005. Polymorphic CA/GT and GA/CT microsatellite loci for Ostrinia nubilalis (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Molecular Ecology Notes. 5(1):10-12.
GEOGRAPHIC AND VOLTINISM DIFFERENTIATION AMONG NORTH AMERICAN OSTRINIA NUBILALIS (EUROPEAN CORN BORER) MITOCHONDRIAL CYTOCHROME C OXIDASE HAPLOTYPES - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coates, B.S., Sumerford, D.V., Hellmich II, R.L. 2004. Geographic and voltinism differentiation among North American Ostrinia nubilalis (European corn borer) mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase haplotypes. Journal of Insect Science. 4:35:1-9.
TWO SEX-CHROMOSOME-LINKED MICROSATELLITE LOCI SHOW GEOGRAPHIC VARIANCE AMONG NORTH AMERICAN OSTRINIA NUBILALIS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
COATES, B.S., HELLMICH II, R.L. TWO SEX-CHROMOSOME-LINKED MICROSATELLITE LOCI SHOW GEOGRAPHIC VARIANCE AMONG NORTH AMERICAN OSTRINIA NUBILALIS. AVAILABLE FROM insectscience.org/3.29. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE. 2003. V. 3:29. P. 1-6.
NUCLEAR SMALL SUBUNIT RRNA GROUP I INTRON VARIATION AMONG BEAUVERIA SPP PROVIDE TOOLS FOR STRAIN IDENTIFICATION AND EVIDENCE OF HORIZONTAL TRANSFER - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
COATES, B.S., HELLMICH II, R.L., LEWIS, L.C. NUCLEAR SMALL SUBUNIT RRNA GROUP I INTRON VARIATION AMONG BEAUVERIA SPP PROVIDE TOOLS FOR STRAIN IDENTIFICATION AND EVIDENCE OF HORIZONTAL TRANSFER. CURRENT GENETICS. 2002. V. 41. P. 414-424.
BEAUVERIA BASSIANA HAPLOTYPE DETERMINATION BASED ON NUCLEAR RDNA NTERNAL TRANSCRIBED SPACER PCR-RFLP - (Peer Reviewed Journal)