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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Felicito D Guerrero (Felix)
Tick and Biting Fly Research
Physiology

Phone: (830) 792-0327
Fax: (830) 792-0302

USDA, ARS, KNIPLING-BUSHLAND US LIVESTOCK INSECTS
2700 FREDERICKSBURG RD
KERRVILLE , TX 78028

Projects
Possible Role of Invasive Herpestes Javanicus in Sustaining Cattle Fever Tick Populations in Puerto Rico
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
  Accession Number: 426109
Genomics of Livestock Pests
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 427176
Innovative Technologies to Control Invasive Species that Impact Livestock
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 427622
Assembling the Genome of the Cattle Fever Tick, Rhipicephalus microplus
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 431283
EXPERIMENTAL BM86-BASED VACCINE FOR THE CATTLE FEVER TICK ERADICATION PROGRAM
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 423237
Sequencing Genomes and Transcriptomes of Livestock Pests
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 431372
Veterinary Pest Genome and Transcriptome Bioinformatic Analysis
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 428853
Genome and Transcriptome Sequencing of the Tropical Bont Tick
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 428854
Identification of Novel Vaccine Candidates against Transmission of Arthropod-Borne Pathogens
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 429222
Cattle Fever Tick Salivary Proteins as Candidate Immunogens
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 430903
Functional Genomics of Amblyomma variegatum
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427510
Veterinary Pest Genome Sequencing and Transcriptome Analysis
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 426652
Characterization of the Invasion of the Cattle Fever Tick in West Africa and Evaluation of the Associated Threats for Livestock Health
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 426655

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
The testes transcriptome derived from the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax -
Role of inward rectifier potassium channels in salivary gland function and sugar feeding of the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster -
Research and development of anti-tick vaccines for use in Texas and Puerto Rico Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus control programs -
A transgenic male-only strain of the New World screwworm for an improved control program using the sterile insect technique -
Concha, C., Palavesam, A., Guerrero, F., Sagel, A., Li, F., Pardo, T., Hernandez, Y., Quintero, G., Vasquez, M., Phillips, P.L., Mcmillan, W., Skoda, S.R., Scott, M.J. 2016. A transgenic male-only strain of the New World screwworm for an improved control program using the sterile insect technique. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B. 14:72.
The testes transcriptome derived from the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax TSA -
Bendele, K.G., Guerrero, F., Cameron, C. 2016. The testes transcriptome derived from the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax TSA. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. These sequences have been deposited at DDBJ/EMBL/GenBank under the accession GEVJ00000000 as GEVJ01000000.
Molecular comparison of cattle fever ticks from native and introduced ranges with insights into optimal search areas for classical biological control agents -
Goolsby, J., Guerrero, F., Gaskin, J.F., Bendele, K.G., Azhahianambi, P., Amalin, D., Flores-Cruz, M., Kashefi, J., Smith, L., Saini, R.K., Racelis, A., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2016. Molecular comparison of cattle fever ticks from native and introduced ranges with insights into optimal search areas for classical biological control agents. Southwestern Entomologist. 41(3):595-604.
The testes transcriptome derived from the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax SRA -
Bendele, K.G., Guerrero, F., Cameron, C. 2016. The testes transcriptome derived from the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax SRA. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. These sequences have been deposited at DDBJ/EMBL/GenBank under the accession SRP076734.
The chemosensory appendage proteome of Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) reveals putative odorant-binding and other chemoreception-related proteins -
Renthal, R., Maghnani, L., Bernal, S., Qu, Y., Griffith, W., Lohmeyer, K.H., Guerrero, F., Borges, L., Perez de Leon, A.A. 2016. The chemosensory appendage proteome of Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) reveals putative odorant-binding and other chemoreception-related proteins. Insect Science. 00:1-13.
Assembled contigs of the Haller's organ transcriptome from an Australian population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus -
Munoz, S., Guerrero, F., Kellogg, A., Heekin, A., Dowd, S., Leung, M. 2016. Assembled contigs of the Haller's organ transcriptome from an Australian population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). GenBank Accession Sequence Submission GEMR00000000.
Collection of mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase I gene sequences from Rhipicephalus ticks from various geographic locations around the world -
Bendele, K.G., Guerrero, F. 2017. Collection of mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase I gene sequences from Rhipicephalus ticks from various geographic locations around the world. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. These sequences have been deposited at DDBJ/EMBL/GenBank Accession Sequence Submission KX228535-KX228550.
Identification of Leishmania spp. promastigotes in the intestines, ovaries and salivary glands of Rhipicephalus sanguineus actively infesting dogs -
Viol, M., Guerrero, F., Cesar Miranda, B., Conceicao Costa, M., Hudson Loiola, S., Dias De Melo, G., Helena De Souza, A., Takami Kanamura, C., Valerio Garcia, M., Andreotti, R., Marcal Felix De Lima, V., Denise Saraiva, K. 2016. Identification of Leishmania spp. promastigotes in the intestines, ovaries and salivary glands of Rhipicephalus sanguineus actively infesting dogs. Parasitology Research. 115:3479-3484.
Prediction of G protein-coupled receptor encoding sequences from the synganglion transcriptome of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus -
Guerrero, F., Kellogg, A., Ogrey, A., Heekin, A.M., Barrero, R., Bellgard, M., Dowd, S., Leung, M. 2016. Prediction of G protein-coupled receptor encoding sequences from the synganglion transcriptome of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus. Ticks and Tick Borne Diseases. 7(5):670-677.
Assembled contigs of the synganglion transcriptome from a Texas population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus. -
Guerrero, F., Kellog, A., Ogrey, A., Heekin, A.M., Barrero, R., Bellgard, M., Dowd, S., Leung, M. 2016. Assembled contigs of the synganglion transcriptome from a Texas population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus.. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). GenBank Accession Sequence Submission GEEZ00000000.
Assembled contigs of the synganglion transcriptome from an Australian population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus -
Guerrero, F., Kellogg, A., Ogrey, A., Heekin, A.M., Barrero, R., Bellgard, M., Dowd, S., Leung, M. 2016. Assembled contigs of the synganglion transcriptome from an Australian population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). GenBank Accession Sequence Submission GEFA00000000.
Modern advances in sustainable tick control -
Tick-borne Diseases in Animals and USDA Research on Tick Control -
Li, A.Y., Guerrero, F., Miller, R., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2015. Tick-borne Diseases in Animals and USDA Research on Tick Control. American Mosquito Control Association. P.38.
Shoot transcriptome of the Giant Reed, Arundo donax Reprint Icon -
Barrero, R., Guerrero, F., Moolhuijzen, P., Goolsby, J., Bellgard, S., Tidwell, J.P., Bellgard, M. 2015. Shoot transcriptome of the Giant Reed, Arundo donax. Genomics Data. 3:1-6.
Arthropod genomics research in the United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service: Current impacts and future prospects -
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.
Targeted silencing of the aquaporin 2 gene of rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus reduces tick fitness Reprint Icon -
Hussein, H.E., Scoles, G.A., Ueti, M.W., Suarez, C.E., Adham, F.K., Guerrero, F., Bastos, R.G. 2015. Targeted silencing of the aquaporin 2 gene of rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus reduces tick fitness. Parasites & Vectors. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-1226-2.
Horn fly population dynamics as prediction tool for the fixation of pesticide resistance -
Gatto Brito, L., Da Silva Barbieri, F., Barros Rocha, R., De Sena Oliveira, M.C., Guerrero, F., Foil, L.D. 2015. Horn fly population dynamics as prediction tool for the fixation of pesticide resistance. Technical Report. 75:1677-8618.
The mitochondrial genome of a Texas outbreak strain of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, derived from whole genome sequencing Pacific Biosciences and Illumina reads -
Mccooke, J., Guerrero, F., Barrero, R., Black, M., Hunter, A., Bell, C., Faye, S., Miller, R., Bellgard, M. 2015. The mitochondrial genome of a Texas outbreak strain of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, derived from whole genome sequencing Pacific Biosciences and Illumina reads. Elsevier. Gene. 571(1):135-141.
Acetylcholinesterase 1 in populations of organophosphate-resistant North American strains of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) Reprint Icon -
Bendele, K.G., Guerrero, F., Miller, R., Li, A.Y., Barrero, R., Moolhuijzen, P., Black, M., Mccooke, J., Meyer, J., Hill, C., Bellgard, M. 2015. Acetylcholinesterase 1 in populations of organophosphate-resistant North American strains of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). Parasitology Research. 114(8):3027-3040.
Research project for integrated control of the southern cattle fever tick in Puerto Rico -
Use of electroporation as an option to transform the Horn Fly, Haematobia irritans: a species recalcitrant to microinjection Reprint Icon -
Xu, Q., Guerrero, F., Palavesam, A., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2015. Use of electroporation as an option to transform the Horn Fly, Haematobia irritans: a species recalcitrant to microinjection. Insect Science. 00:1-9.
Aquaporin 2 of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus as a potential target to control ticks and tick-borne parasites -
Hussein, H.E., Scoles, G.A., Ueti, M.M., Adham, F.K., Guerrero, F., Bastos, R.G. 2015. Aquaporin 2 of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus as a potential target to control ticks and tick-borne parasites. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Accession Number KP406519.
Acetylcholinesterase 1 in populations of organophosphate resistant North American strains of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) -
Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Meyer, J., Hill, C.A. 2015. Acetylcholinesterase 1 in populations of organophosphate resistant North American strains of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Accession Number KP284305.
Genome sequencing of the redbanded stink bug (Piezodorus guildinii) -
Husseneder, C., Shult, H.T., Davis, J.A., Ogrey, A.N., Munoz, S., Guerrero, F. 2014. Genome sequencing of the redbanded stink bug (Piezodorus guildinii). National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Accession Number JTEQ01000000.
The mitochondrial genome of a Texas outbreak strain of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, derived from whole genome sequencing Pacific Biosciences and Illumina reads Reprint Icon -
Mccooke, J.K., Bellgard, M.I., Barrero, R.A., Guerrero, F. 2014. The mitochondrial genome of a Texas outbreak strain of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, derived from whole genome sequencing Pacific Biosciences and Illumina reads. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Accession Number KP143546.
A 454 sequencing approach to dipteran mitochondrial genome research Reprint Icon -
Meganathan, P.R., Singh, B., Wells, J.D., Guerrero, F., Ray, D.A. 2014. A 454 sequencing approach to dipteran mitochondrial genome research. Genomics. 105:53-60.
Genome-based approach to discover new livestock pest control technologies: The horn fly (Haematobia irritans) genome sequencing project -
A GPCR-focused investigation of the R. microplus transcriptome -
Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus aquaporin as an effective vaccine antigen to protect against cattle tick infestations Reprint Icon -
Guerrero, F., Andreotti, R., Bendele, K.G., Cunha, R.C., Miller, R., Yeater, K.M., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2014. Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus aquaporin as an effective vaccine antigen to protect against cattle tick infestations. Parasites & Vectors. 7:475.
Immunogenic potential of the recombinant Rhipicephalus microplus aquaporin protein against the tick Rhipicephalus sanguineus Latreille, 1806 in domestic dogs -
Rare Disease Roadmap: Navigating the challenges and barriers to deliver improved outcomes for patients living with a Rare Disease -
Bellgard, M.I., Sleeman, M.W., Guerrero, F., Fletcher, S., Baynam, G., Goldblatt, J., Rubinstein, Y., Bell, C., Groft, S., Barrero, R., Bittles, A.H., Wilton, S.D., Mason, C.E., Weeramanthri, T. 2014. Rare Disease Roadmap: Navigating the challenges and barriers to deliver improved outcomes for patients living with a Rare Disease. Health Policy and Technology. 3(4):325-335.
Simultaneous detection of Pyrethroid, Organophosphate and Cyclodiene target site resistance in Haematobia irritans (Diptera: Muscidae) by multiplex Polymerase chain reaction -
Domingues, L.N., Guerrero, F., Foil, L.D. 2014. Simultaneous detection of pyrethroid, organophosphate and cyclodiene target site resistance in Haematobia irritans (Diptera: Muscidae) by multiplex polymerase chain reaction. Journal of Medical Entomology. 51(5):964-970.
Challenges with the southern cattle fever tick in Puerto Rico: Then and now -
Acaricide resistance and strategies to mitigate economic impact of the southern cattle fever tick (Rhipicephalus microplus) on livestock production systems in the Americas -
Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus resistant to acaricides and ivermectin in cattle farms of Mexico -
Rodriguez-Vivas, R.I., Perez-Cogollo, L.C., Rosado-Aguilar, J.A., Ojeda-Chi, M.M., Trinidad-Martinez, I., Miller, R., Li, A.Y., Perez De Leon, A.A., Guerrero, F., Klafke, G.M. 2014. Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus resistant to acaricides and ivermectin in cattle farms of Mexico. Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology. 23(2):113-122.
Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction in the Horn Fly: Detection of Pyrethroid, Organophosphate and Cyclodiene Target Site Resistance -
The Ovarian transcriptome of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, feeding upon a bovine host infected with Babesia bovis -
Heekin, A.M., Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Saldivar, L., Scoles, G.A., Dowd, S.E., Gondo, C., Nene, V., Djikeng, A., Brayton, K.A. 2013. The Ovarian transcriptome of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, feeding upon a bovine host infected with Babesia bovis. Parasites & Vectors. 6:276.
Discovery of the Rdl mutation in association with a cyclodiene resistant population of horn flies, Haematobia Irritans (Diptera: Muscidae) -
Domingues, L.N., Guerrero, F., Allison, M.W., Foil, L.D. 2013. Discovery of the Rdl mutation in association with a cyclodiene resistant population of horn flies, Haematobia irritans (Diptera: Muscidae). Veterinary Parasitology. 198(1-2):172-179.
Acaricide Resistance in Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus: Impact on Agro-Biosecurity and Cattle Trade between Mexico and the United States of America -
Optimization and validation of molecular diagnosis of pyrethroid pesticide resistance in Brazilian populations of horn flies -
Brito, L., Oliveira, M., Barbieri, F., Ibelli, A., Da Silva, I., Dos Santos, A., Da Silva, R., Guerrero, F. 2013. Optimization and validation of molecular diagnosis of pyrethroid pesticide resistance in Brazilian populations of horn flies. Technical Report. 130:1-8.
Gut transcriptome of replete adult female cattle ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, feeding upon a Babesia bovis-infected bovine host -
Heekin, A.M., Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Saldivar, L., Scoles, G.A., Dowd, S.E., Gondro, C., Nene, V., Djikeng, A., Brayton, K.A. 2013. Gut transcriptome of replete adult female cattle ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, feeding upon a Babesia bovis-infected bovine host. International Journal for Parasitology. 112:3075–3090.
Evaluation of insecticides and repellents for the control of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasi to protect deployed U.S. Military personnel -
Rdl-containing Fragment of GABA(A) from the Horn Fly, Haematobia Irritans, Susceptible Genotype -
Domingues, L.N., Guerrero, F., Foil, L.D. 2013. Rdl-containing Fragment of GABA(A) from the Horn Fly, Haematobia Irritans, Susceptible Genotype. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Accession Number KC346253.
Bioassay improvements for assessing pyrethroid resistance in horn flies -
Mitigation of Resistance Through Mixtures of Traditional Pesticides, Anti-tick Vaccines, and New Acaricides Developed by the Pharmaceutical Industry -
Miller, R., Li, A.Y., Rodriguez-Vivas, R.I., Guerrero, F., Perez de Leon, A.A. 2012. Mitigation of Resistance Through Mixtures of Traditional Pesticides, Anti-tick Vaccines, and New Acaricides Developed by the Pharmaceutical Industry. In: Scientific Committee of the VII International Seminar in Animal Parasitology. 1:120-129.
Screening and identification of novel cytochrome P450s in ticks -
USDA-ARS Knipling-Bushland U.S. Livestock Insects Research Laboratory Tick & Biting Fly Research Unit scientific update -
Protective Immunity Against Tick Infestation in Cattle Vaccinated with Recombinant Trypsin Inhibitor of Rhipicephalus Microplus -
Andreotti, R., Casquero Cunha, R., Aparecida Soares, M., Guerrero, F., Leivas Leite, F.P., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2012. Protective immunity against tick infestation in cattle vaccinated with recombinant trypsin inhibitor of Rhipicephalus microplus. Vaccine. 30:6678-6685.
Pyrosequencing-based Analysis of the Microbiome Associated with the Horn Fly, Haematobia Irritans -
Palavesam, A., Guerrero, F., Perez De Leon, A.A., Heekin, A.M., Wang, J., Dowd, S., Sun, Y., Foil, L.D. 2012. Pyrosequencing-based analysis of the microbiome associated with the horn fly, Haematobia irritans. PLoS One. 7:44390.
Distribution Patterns of Three Sodium Channel Mutations Associated with Pyrethroid Resistance in Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) Microplus Populations from North and South America, South Africa and Australia -
Lovis, L., Guerrero, F., Miller, R., Bodine, D.L., Betschart, B., Sager, H. 2012. Distribution Pptterns of three sodium channel mutations associated with pyrethroid resistance in Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus populations from North and South America, South Africa and Australia. International Journal for Parasitology: Drug and Drug Resistance. 2:216-224.
Reverse vaccinology approach to identify novel cattle tick protective antigens -
Analysis of Babesia bovis-induced gene expression changes in the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus Reprint Icon -
Heekin, A.M., Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Saldivar, L., Scoles, G.A., Gondro, C., Nene, V., Djikeng, A., Brayton, K.A. 2012. Analysis of Babesia bovis-induced gene expression changes in the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Parasites & Vectors. 5:162.
Integrated strategy for sustainable cattle fever tick eradication in U.S.A. is required to mitigate the impact of global change Reprint Icon -
Perez De Leon, A.A., Pete, T.D., Auclair, A.N., Messenger, M.T., Guerrero, F., Schuster, G., Miller, R. 2012. Integrated strategy for sustainable cattle fever tick eradication in U.S.A. is required to mitigate the impact of global change. Frontiers in Systems Biology. 3:195.
The US experience of eradicating and preventing re-infestation with cattle fever ticks -
Li, A.Y., Miller, R., Pound, J.M., Guerrero, F., Temeyer, K.B., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2012. The US experience of eradicating and preventing re-infestation with cattle fever ticks. Workshop Proceedings. 4th International Bayer Cattle Symposium, Lisbon, Portugal, June 3, 2012 (4-19).
Transcriptome database derived from Australian population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus -
Haller's Organ transcriptome database derived from Australian population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus -
Transcriptome database derived from the Texas Deutsch outbreak strain population of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus -
Molecular sequence dataset to identify metobolic-based pyrethroid resistance in the horn fly, Haematobia irritans. -
Global change and integrated approach for sustainable cattle fever tick eradication in the United States of America -
Anti-cattle tick vaccines: Many candidate antigens, but will a commercially viable product emerge? Reprint Icon -
Guerrero, F., Miller, R., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2012. Anti-cattle tick vaccines: Many candidate antigens, but will a commercially viable product emerge? International Journal for Parasitology. 42(5):421-427.
Pyrosequencing-based analysis of the microbiome associated with the horn fly, Haematobia irritans -
Acaricide resistance mechanisms in Rhipicephalus microplus -
Guerrero, F., Lovis, L., Martins, J. 2012. Acaricide resistance mechanisms in Rhipicephalus microplus. Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology. 21(1):1-6.
Analysis of Babesia bovis-induced gene expression changes in the cattle tick, Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus. -
CattleTickBase: An integrated Internet-based bioinformatics resource for Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus Reprint Icon -
Bellgard, M.I., Moolhuijzen, P.M., Guerrero, F., Schibeci, D., Rodriguez-Valle, M., Peterson, D.G., Dowd, S.E., Barrero, R., Hunter, A., Miller, R., Lew-Tabor, A. 2012. CattleTickBase: An integrated Internet-based bioinformatics resource for Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. International Journal for Parasitology. 42:161-169.
Innovative technologies targeting vector populations to mitigate the risk of exposure to leishmaniasis and protect deployed U.S. Military personnel in the Middle East -
Acaricide research and development, resistance and resistance monitoring -
Guerrero, F., Perez De Leon, A.A., Rodriguez-Vivas, R.I., Jonsson, N., Miller, R., Andreotti, R. 2014. Acaricide research and development, resistance and resistance monitoring. In: Sonenshine, D.E., Roe, M.R., editors. Biology of Ticks. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. p. 353-381.
Innovative technologies targeting vector populations to mitigate the risk of exposure to leishmaniasis and protect deployed U.S. Military personnel in the Middle East -
The complexity of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus genome characterised through detailed analysis of two BAC clones Reprint Icon -
Moolhuijzen, P., Lew-Tabor, A., Morgan, J.T., Rodriguez Valle, M., Peterson, D.G., Dowd, S.E., Guerrero, F., Bellgard, M., Appels, R. 2011. The complexity of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus genome characterised through detailed analysis of two BAC clones. BMC Genomics. 4:Article 254.
Evolutionary conserved microRNAs are ubiquitously expressed compared to tick-specific miRNAs in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus Reprint Icon -
Barrero, R.A., Keeble-Gagnere, G., Zhang, B., Moolhuijzen, P., Ikeo, K., Tateno, Y., Gojobori, T., Guerrero, F., Lew-Tabor, A., Bellgard, M. 2011. Evolutionary conserved microRNAs are ubiquitously expressed compared to tick-specific miRNAs in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. BMC Genomics. 12:Article 328.
Challenges for the Control and Eradication of the Tropical Cattle Tick Rhipicephalus microplus and Perspectives of Anti-tick vaccines -
Genetic Mutations Associated with Pesticide Resistance in Rhipicephalus microplus and Haematobia irritans -
Immunoprotection of cattle vaccinated with rRmLTI against Rhipicephalus microplus -
Research update on the potential use of anti-tick vaccines to support the USDA Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program -
Assessment of bovine immunoprotecion against Rhipicephalus microplus using Bm86-CG antigen expressed in Pichia pastoris -
Plasmids containing small subunit ribosomal RNA gene fragments from Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina -
Temporal characterization of the organ-specific Rhipicephalus microplus transcriptional response to Anaplasma marginale infection Reprint Icon -
Mercado-Curiel, R.F., Palmer, G.H., Guerrero, F., Brayton, K.A. 2011. Temporal characterization of the organ-specific Rhipicephalus microplus transcriptional response to Anaplasma marginale infection. International Journal for Parasitology. 41:851-860.
Phenotype changes inherited by crossing pyrethroid susceptible and resistant genotypes from the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus Reprint Icon -
Aguilar-Tipacamu, G., Rosario-Cruz, R., Miller, R., Guerrero, F., Rodriguez-Vivas, R.I., Garcia-Vazquez, Z. 2011. Phenotype changes inherited by crossing pyrethroid susceptible and resistant genotypes from the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 54(3):301-311.
Acaricide resistance of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus in State of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Reprint Icon -
Andreotti, R., Guerrero, F., Soares, M.A., Barros, J.C., Miller, R., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2011. Acaricide resistance of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus in State of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinaria. 20(2):127-133.
The penultimate arginine of the carboxy terminus determines slow desensitisation in a P2X receptor from the cattle tick Boophilus microplus Reprint Icon -
Bavan, S., Farmer, L., Singh, S.K., Straub, V.A., Guerrero, F., Ennion, S.J. 2011. The penultimate arginine of the carboxy terminus determines slow desensitisation in a P2X receptor from the cattle tick Boophilus microplus. Molecular Pharmacology. 79(4):776-785.
Assessment of bacterial diversity in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus through tag-encoded pyrosequencing Reprint Icon -
Andreotti, R., Perez De Leon, A.A., Dowd, S.E., Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Scoles, G.A. 2011. Assessment of bacterial diversity in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus through tag-encoded pyrosequencing. BMC Microbiology. 11:article 6.
Assessment of bacterial diversity in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus microplus through tag-encoded pyrosequencing -
Andreotti, R., Perez De Leon, A.A., Dowd, S.E., Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G., Scoles, G.A. 2011. Assessment of bacterial diversity in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus microplus through tag-encoded pyrosequencing. Acarology International Congress Proceedings. 6:11.
Novel approaches for control of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus -
Temeyer, K.B., Chen, A.C., Davey, R.B., Guerrero, F., Freeman, J.M., Kammlah, D.M., Li, A.Y., Lohmeyer, K.H., Olafson, P.U., Perez De Leon, A.A., Phillips, P.L., Pound, J.M., Welch, J.B. 2012. Novel approaches for control of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. J Tecnica Pecuaria En Mexico. 3(Suppl. 1):25-40.
Rhipicephalus microplus strain Deutsch, whole genome shotgun sequencing project Version 2 -
Moolhuijzen, P., Guerrero, F., Bellgard, M. 2011. Rhipicephalus microplus strain Deutsch, whole genome shotgun sequencing project Version 2. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
Rhipicephalus microplus strain Deutsch, 10 BAC clone sequences -
Moolhuijzen, P., Guerrero, F., Bellgard, M., Schibeci, D., Hunter, A., Barrero, R., Rodriguez-Valle, M., Lew-Tabor, A. 2011. Rhipicephalus microplus strain Deutsch, 10 BAC clone sequences. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
Shift in rules of engagement for eradication of cattle fever ticks in the United States -
Reassociation kinetics analysis-based approach for partial genome sequencing of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus Reprint Icon -
Guerrero, F., Moolhuijzen, P., Peterson, D.G., Bidwell, S., Caler, E., Appels, R., Bellgard, M., Nene, V.M., Djikeng, A. 2010. Reassociation kinetics analysis-based approach for partial genome sequencing of the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 11:Article 374).
Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus strain Deutsch, whole genome shotgun sequencing project first submission of genome sequence -
Inman, J.M., Caler, E., Guerrero, F. 2010. Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus strain Deutsch, whole genome shotgun sequencing project first submission of genome sequence. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
Functional comparison of three transformer gene introns regulating conditional female lethality -
Guerrero, F., Wang, J. 2010. Functional comparison of three transformer gene introns regulating conditional female lethality. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
Detection of target site resistance to pyrethroids and organophosphates in the horn fly using multiplex polymerase chain reaction -
Foil, L.D., Guerrero, F., Bendele, K.G. 2010. Detection of target site resistance to pyrethroids and organophosphates in the horn fly using multiplex polymerase chain reaction. Journal of Medical Entomology. 47(5):855-861.
Evaluation of the anti-tick vaccine Gavac® against Texas outbreak strains of Rhipicephalus microplus and R. annulatus -
Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus strain Deutsch, 5 BAC clone sequencing, including two encoding Cytochrome P450s and one encoding CzEst9 carboxylesterase -
Inman, J.M., Caler, E., Guerrero, F. 2010. Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus strain Deutsch, 5 BAC clone sequencing, including two encoding Cytochrome P450s and one encoding CzEst9 carboxylesterase. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
Mechanisms of acaricide resistance and use of synergized formulations for the control of resistant populations of the cattle tick Rhipicephalus microplus -
One Health Approach to Identify Research Needs in Bovine and Human Babesioses: Workshop Report -
Perez De Leon, A.A., Strickman, D.A., Knowles Jr, D.P., Fish, D., Thacker, E.L., De La Fuente, J., Krause, P.J., Wikel, S.K., Miller, R., Wagner, G.G., Almazan, C., Hillman, R., Messenger, M.T., Ugstad, P.O., Duhaime, R.A., Teel, P.D., Ortega-Santos, A., Hewitt, D.G., Bowers, E.J., Bent, S.J., Cochran, M.H., Mcelwain, T.F., Scoles, G.A., Suarez, C.E., Davey, R.B., Freeman, J.M., Lohmeyer, K.H., Li, A.Y., Guerrero, F., Kammlah, D.M., Phillips, P.L., Pound, J.M. 2010. One Health approach to identify research needs in bovine and human babesioses: Workshop report. Parasites & Vectors. 3:Article 36.
Comparative microarray analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus expression profiles of larvae pre-attachment and feeding adult female stages on Bos indicus and B. taurus cattle Reprint Icon -
Rodriguez, V.M., Lew-Tabor, A., Gondro, C., Moolhuijzen, P., Vance, M., Guerrero, F., Bellgard, M., Jorgensen, W. 2010. Comparative microarray analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus expression profiles of larvae pre-attachment and feeding adult female stages on Bos indicus and B. taurus cattle. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 11:Article 437.
Mechanism of resistance to synthetic pyrethroids in buffalo flies in south-east Queensland -
Rothwell, J.T., Morgan, J., James, P., Brown, G., Guerrero, F., Jorgensen, W. 2011. Mechanism of resistance to synthetic pyrethroids in buffalo flies in south-east Queensland. Australian Veterinary Journal. 89(3):70-72.
Silencing of a putative immunophilin gene in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus increases the infection rate of Babesia bovis in larval progeny Reprint Icon -
Bastos, R., Ueti, M.W., Guerrero, F., Knowles Jr, D.P., Scoles, G.A. 2009. Silencing of a putative immunophilin gene in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus increases the infection rate of Babesia bovis in larval progeny. BioMed Central (BMC) Vectors and Parasites. 2(1):57.
Silencing of a putative immunophilin gene in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus increases the infection rate of Babesia bovis in larval progeny -
Bastos, R.G., Ueti, M.W., Guerrero, F., Knowles Jr, D.P., Scoles, G.A. 2009. Silencing of a putative immunophilin gene in the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus increases the infection rate of Babesia bovis in larval progeny. Parasites & Vectors. 2:article 57.
Developing Novel Technology for the Control of Ticks of Veterinary and Human Importance -
Knockdown resistance in pyrethroid-resistant horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) populations in Brazil Reprint Icon -
Sabatini, G.A., Ribolla, P.E., Barros, A.T., Guerrero, F., Schumaker, T.T. 2009. Knockdown resistance in pyrethroid-resistant horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) populations in Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinaria. 18(3):8-14.
Molecular survey of pyrethroid resistance mechanisms in Mexican field populations of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus Reprint Icon -
Rosario Cruz, R., Guerrero, F., Miller, R., Rodriguez-Vivas, R.I., Tijerina, M., Dominguez-Garcia, D.I., Hernandez-Ortiz, R., Cornel, A.J., Mcabee, R.D., Alonso-Diaz, M.A. 2009. Molecular survey of pyrethroid resistance mechanisms in Mexican field populations of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Parasitology Research. 105:1145-1153.
A database of expressed genes from the new world screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) -
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 -
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 Reprint Icon -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 Reprint Icon -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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).
Expressed cDNAs from embryonic and larval stages of the horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) -
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
Gene structure and expression of a pyrethroid-metabolizing esterase, CzEst9, from a pyrethroid resistant Mexican population of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) -
Guerrero, F., Nene, V.M. 2008. Gene structure and expression of a pyrethroid-metabolizing esterase, CzEst9, from a pyrethroid resistant Mexican population of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 45(4):677-685.
Microarray analysis of expressed genes from Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus larvae, adult ovary, and adult female gut associated with Babesia bovis infection Reprint Icon -
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 -
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.
Expressed gene sequences from egg and larval stages of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans Reprint Icon -
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)
Microarray analysis of gene expression in acaricide-exposed Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus larvae. Reprint Icon -
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.
Serial analysis of gene expression in Rhipcephalus (Boophilus) microplus following organophoosphate treatment of larvae from organophosphate resistant and susceptible strains. Reprint Icon -
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).
Genetics and mechanisms of permethrin resistance in the Santa Luiza strain of Boophilus microplus Acari:Ixodidae) -
Li, A.Y., Davey, R.B., Miller, R., Guerrero, F., George, J.E. 2008. Genetics and mechanisms of permethrin resistance in the Santa Luiza strain of Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 45(3):427-438.
Proteomic profiling of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus midgut responses to infection with Babesia bovis -
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 -
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 Reprint Icon -
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 -
Differential protein expression in ovaries of uninfected and Babesia-infected southern cattle ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus -
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.
Tick Genomics: The Ixodes genome project and beyond -
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.
DETECTION OF BABESIA BIGEMINA INFECTION IN STRAINS OF RHIPICEPHALUS (BOOPHILUS) MICROPLUS COLLECTED FROM OUTBREAKS IN SOUTH TEXAS -
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.
INVOLVEMENT OF ESTERASES IN DIAZINON RESISTANCE AND BIPHASIC EFFECTS OF PIPERONYL BUTOXIDE ON DIAZINON TOXICITY TO HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS IRRITANS (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE) -
Li, A.Y., Guerrero, F.D., Pruett, J.H. 2007. Involvement of esterases in diazinon resistance and biphasic effects of piperonyl butoxide on diazinon toxicity to Haematobia irritans irritans (Diptera: Muscidae). Journal of Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. 87:147-155
Serial analysis of gene expression in the southern cattle tick following acaricide treament of larvae from organophosphate resistant and susceptible strains -
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 -
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.
EFFECTS OF MID-SEASON AVERMECTIN TREATMENTS ON PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN HORN FLY (DIPTERA:MUSCIDAE) POPULATIONS AT THREE LOCATIONS IN LOUISIANA -
Oremus, G., Guerrero, F.D., Alison, Jr, M.W., Kimball, M.M., Kim, J.H., Foil, L.D. 2006. Effects of mid-season avermectin treatments on pyrethroid resistance in horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) populations at three locations in Louisiana. Veterinary Parasitology. 141(1-2):156-164.
ROLE OF KDR AND ESTERASE-MEDIATED METABOLISM IN PYRETHROID RESISTANT POPULATIONS OF HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS IRRITANS (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE) IN BRAZIL -
Guerrero, F., Barros, T. 2006. Role of kdr and esterase-mediated metabolism in pyrethroid resistant populations of Haematobia irritans irritans (Diptera: Muscidae) in Brazil. Journal of Medical Entomology. 43(5):896-901.
SEQUENCING A NEW TARGET GENOME: THE BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI:IXODIDAE) GENOME PROJECT -
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.
ROLES PLAYED BY ESTERASE ACTIVITY AND BY A SODIUM CHANNEL MUTATION INVOLVED IN PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN POPULATIONS OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI:IXODIDAE) COLLECTED FROM YUCATAN, MEXICO -
Rosario-Cruz, R., Guerrero, F., Miller, R., Rodrigues-Vivas, R.I., Dominguez-Garcia, D.I., Cornel, A.J., Hernandez-Ortiz, R., George, J.E. 2005. Roles played by esterase activity and by a sodium channel mutation involved in pyrethroid resistance in populations of Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) collected from Yucatan, Mexico. Journal of Medical Entomology. 42(6):1020-1025.
THE RESISTANCE OF VARROA MITES (ACARI: VARROIDAE) TO ACARICIDES AND THE PRESENCE OF ESTERASE -
Sammataro, D., Untalan, P., Guerro, F., Finley, J. The resistance of Varroa mites (Acari: Varroidae) to acaricides and the presence of esterase. 2005. Internat. J. Acarol. Vol. 31, No. 1. 67-74.
GENOME SIZE AND ORGANIZATION IN THE BLACKLEGGED TICK, IXODES SCAPULARIS AND THE SOUTHERN CATTLE TICK, BOOPHILIS MICROPLUS -
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.
PROTEOME ANALYSIS OF ABUNDANTLY EXPRESSED PROTEINS FROM UNFED LARVAE OF THE CATTLE TICK, BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS -
Untalan, P.M., Guerrero, F.D., Haines, L.R., Pearson, T.W. 2005. Proteome analysis of abundantly expressed proteins from unfed larvae of the cattle tick, Boophilus microplus. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 35:141-151.
ORGANOPHOSPHATE RESISTANCE IN MEXICAN STRAINS OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS: A MAJOR THREAT TO THE U.S. CATTLE INDUSTRY -
Temeyer, K.B., Pound, J.M., Miller, J.A., Chen, A.C., Pruett Jr, J.H., Guerrero, F., Davey, R.B., Untalan, P.M., Lohmeyer, K.H., Li, A.Y., Miller, R., George, J.E. 2004. Organophosphate resistance in Mexican strains of Boophilus microplus: A major threat to the U.S. cattle industry. Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists Bulletin of Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 17:43-51.
PHARMACOLOGY OF STOMOXYTACHYKININ RECEPTOR DEPENDS ON SECOND MESSENGER SYSTEM -
Poels, J., Nachman, R.J., Akerman, K.E., Oonk, H.B., Guerrero, F., De Loof, A., Janecka, A.E., Torfs, H., Vanden Broeck, J. 2005. Pharmacology of stomoxytachykinin receptor depends on second messenger system. Peptides. 26:109-114.
FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE THE PREVALENCE OF ACARICIDE RESISTANCE AND TICK-BORNE DISEASES -
Foil, L.D., Coleman, P., Eisler, M., Fragoso-Sanchez, H., Garcia-Vasquez, Z., Guerrero, F., Jonsson, N.N., Li, A.Y., Miller, R., Pruett Jr, J.H., S. Toor. 2004. Factors that influence the prevalence of acaricide resistance and tick-borne diseases. Veterinary Parasitology. 125:163-181.
Expressed genes in the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus Reprint Icon -
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 -
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.
ASSOCIATION OF THE KDR AND SUPERKDR SODIUM CHANNEL MUTATIONS WITH RESISTANCE TO PYRETHROIDS IN LOUISIANA POPULATIONS OF THE HORN FLY, HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS IRRITANS (L.) -
Foil, L.D., Guerrero, F., Alison, M.W., Kimball, M. 2005. Association of the kdr and superkdr sodium channel mutations with resistance to pyrethroids in Louisiana populations of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans irritans (L.). Veterinary Parasitology. 129:149-158.
New gene coding regions from the horn fly, Haematobia irritans Reprint Icon -
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
SOLUBLE PROTEINS INDUCED BY ORGANOPHOSPHATE EXPOSURE IN THE OP-SUSCEPTIBLE AND -RESISTANT STRAINS OF THE SOUTHER CATTLE TICK -
GUERRERO, F., LI, A.Y. 2003 MARCH 24-30. SOLUBLE PROTEINS INDUCED BY ORGANOPHOSPHATE EXPOSURE IN THE OP-SUSCEPTIBLE AND -RESISTANT STRAINS OF THE SOUTHERN CATTLE TICK. PRESENTATION AT THE KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA, KEYSTONE, CO.
EXPRESSED SEQUENCE TAGS AND NEW GENE CODING REGIONS FROM THE HORN FLY -
Guerrero, F., Lysyk, T.J., Kalischuk-Tymensen, L. 2004. Expressed sequence tags and new gene coding regions from the horn fly. Southwestern Entomologist. 29(3):193-208.
SURVEY OF RESISTANCE TO PERMETHRIN AND DIAZINON AND THE USE OF A MULTIPLEX PCR ASSAY TO DETECH RESISTANCE ALLELES IN THE HORN FLY, HAEMATOBIO IRRITANS IRRITANS (L.) -
LI, A.Y., GUERRERO, F., GARCIA, C.A., GEORGE, J.E. SURVEY OF RESISTANCE TO PERMETHRIN AND DIAZINON AND THE USE OF A MULTIPLEX PCR ASSAY TO DETECH RESISTANCE ALLELES IN THE HORN FLY, HAEMATOBIO IRRITANS IRRITANS (L.). JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY. 2003. v. 40. p. 942-949.
MOLECULAR AND BIOCHEMICAL DIAGNOSIS OF ESTERASE-MEDIATED PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN A MEXICAN STRAIN OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) -
GUERRERO, F., PRUETT JR., J.H., LI, A.Y. MOLECULAR AND BIOCHEMICAL DIAGNOSIS OF ESTERASE-MEDICATED PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN A MEXICAN STRAIN OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI:IXODIDAE). EXPERIMENTAL AND APPLIED ACAROLOGY. 2002. v. 28. p. 257-264.
STATUS AND FUTURE PROSPECTS FOR MOLECULAR DIAGNOSIS OF ACARICIDE RESISTANCE IN BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS -
Guerrero, F., Pruett Jr., J.H. 2003. Status and future prospects for molecular diagnosis of acaricide resistance in Boophilus microplus. Trends in Entomology. 3:97-103.
MEMBRANE PROTEINS INDUCED BY ORGANOPHOSPHATE EXPOSURE IN OP-SUSCEPTIBLE AND -RESISTANT STRAINS OF THE SOUTHERN CATTLE TICK -
GUERRERO, F., LI, A.Y., UNTALAN, P.M. 2003 APRIL 8-11. MEMBRANE PROTEINS INDUCED BY ORGANOPHOSPHATE EXPOSURE IN OP-SUSCEPTIBLE AND -RESISTANT STRAINS OF THE SOUTHERN CATTLE TICK. PRESENTED AT THE 78TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE SOUTHWESTERN AND ROCKY MOUNTAIN (SWARM) DIVISION OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE (AAAS). TULSA, OKLAHOMA.
MOLECULAR DIAGNOSIS OF PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN MEXICAN STRAINS OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) -
GUERRERO, F., LI, A.Y., HERNANDEZ, R. MOLECULAR DIAGNOSIS OF PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN MEXICAN STRAINS OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI: IXODIDAE). JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY. 2002. v. 39. p. 770-776.
ISOLATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF AN ESTERASE FROM A MEXICAN STRAIN OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) (ENTERING MODIFIED TITLE) -
PRUETT JR, J.H., GUERRERO, F., HERNANDEZ, R. ISOLATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF AN ESTERASE FROM A MEXICAN STRAIN OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) (ENTERING MODIFIED TITLE). JOURNAL OF ECONOMIC ENTOMOLOGY. 2002. v. 95. p. 1001-1007.
USE OF THE POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION TO INVESTIGATE THE DYNAMICS OF PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS IRRITANS (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE) -
GUERRERO, F., ALISON, JR, M.W., KAMMLAH, D.M., FOIL, L.D. USE OF THE POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION TO INVESTIGATE THE DYNAMICS OF PYRETHROID RESISTANCE IN HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS IRRITANS (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE). JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY. 2002. v. 39. p. 747-754.
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HERNANDEZ, R., GUERRERO, F., GEORGE, J.E., WAGNER, G.G. ALLELE FREQUENCY AND GENE EXPRESSION OF A PUTATIVE CARBOXYLESTERASE-ENCODING GENE IN A PYRETHROID RESISTANT STRAIN OF THE TICK BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS. INSECT BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY. v. 32. p. 1009-1016.
PHARMACOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF STKR, AN INSECT G PROTEIN-COUPLED RECEPTOR FOR TACHYKININ-LIKE PEPTIDES -
VARIATION IN GENERAL ESTERASE ACTIVITY WITHIN A POPULATION OF HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS (L.), (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE) -
CHARCTERIZATION OF ACARICIDE RESISTANCE IN RHIPICEPHALUS SANGUINEUS (LATREILLE) (ACARI:IXODIDAE) COLLECTED FROM THE COROZAL ARMY VETERINARY QUARANTINE CENTER, PANAMA -
USE OF AN ALLELE-SPECIFIC POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION ASSAY TO GENOTYPE PYRETHROID RESISTANT STRAINS OF BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS (ACARI:IXODIDAE) -
USE OF DIFFERENTIAL DISPLAY RT-PCR TO IDENTIFY GENES INVOLVED IN THE INDUCTION OF DIAPAUSE IN HORN FLY, HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS -
CLONING OF A HORN FLY CDNA, HIAE7, ENCODING AN ESTERASE WHOSE TRANSCRIPT CONCENTRATION IS ELEVATED IN DIAZINON RESISTANT FLIES -
EVALUATION OF HORN FLIES FROM A PYRETHROID SUSCEPTIBLE COLONY FOR GENERAL AND PERMETHRIN ESTERASE ACTIVITIES -
CHARACTERIZATION OF A RECEPTOR FOR INSECT TACHYKININ-LIKE PEPTIDE AGONISTS BY FUNCTIONAL EXPRESSION IN A STABLE DROSOPHILA SCHNEIDER 2 CELL LINE -
CHARACTERIZATION OF A RECEPTOR FOR INSECT TACHYKININ-LIKE PEPTIDE AGONISTS BY FUNCTIONAL EXPRESSION IN A STABLE DROSOPHILA SCHNEIDER 2 CELL LINE -
MOLECULAR AND BIOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF ACARICIDE RESISTANCE IN LARVAE FROM MEXICAN STRAINS OF THE SOUTHERN CATTLE TICK, BOOPHILUS MICROPLUS -
ESTERASE PROFILES OF DIAZINON-SUSCEPTIBLE AND -RESISTANT HORN FLIES (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE) -
ROLE OF THE KDR AND SUPER-KDR SODIUM CHANNEL MUTATIONS IN PYRETHROID RESISTANCE: CORRELATION OF MUTATION FREQUENCY TO RESISTANCE LEVEL IN WILD AND LABORATORY POPULATIONS OF HORN FLIES (HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS) -
EXPRESSION OF MESSENGER RNAS FROM HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS IRRITANS (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE) ENCODING A PUTATIVE CYCLIN-DEPENDENT KINASE AND A CYTOCHROME BC-1 COMPLEX PROTEIN -
PURIFICATION OF ESTERASE CDNA CLONES FROM DIAZINON RESISTANT HORN FLIES -
PCR SCREENING OF HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS IRRITANS (DIPERA: MUSCIDAE) POPULATIONS FOR PYRETHROID RESISTANCE-ASSOCIATED SODIUM CHANNEL GENE MUTATIONS -
TOXICOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF PYRETHROID- RESISTANT HORN FLIES, HAEMATOBIA IRRITANS -
CLONING AND SEQUENCING OF A CDNA FROM STOMOXYS CALCITRANS WHICH ENCODES A PROTEIN WITH HOMOLOGY RECEPTORS FOR TACHYKININ PEPTIDES -
TRANSCRIPTIONAL EXPRESSION OF A PUTATIVE TACHYKININ-LIKE PEPTIDE RECEPTOR GENE FROM STABLE FLY -
CLONING OF A CDNA FROM STABLE FLY WHICH ENCODES A PROTEIN WITH HOMOLOGY TO A DROSOPHILA RECEPTOR FOR TACHYKININ-LIKE PEPTIDES -
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