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Jerome A Klun
Invasive Insect Biocontrol & Behavior Laboratory
Research Entomologist

Phone: (301) 504-9388
Fax: (301) 504-6580

BLDG 007
10300 BALTIMORE BLVD
BLDG 007 BARC-WEST
BELTSVILLE , MD 20705


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Isolation and identification of mosquito (Aedes aegypti) biting deterrent fatty acids from male inflorescences of breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis (Parkinson)Fosberg) -
Chauhan, K.R., Jones, M., Klun, J.A., Cantrell, C.L., Ragone, D., Brown, P., Murch, S. 2012. Isolation and identification of mosquito (Aedes aegypti) biting deterrent fatty acids from male inflorescences of breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis (Parkinson)Fosberg). Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 60:3867-3873.
Callicarpenal and Intermedeol: Two Natural Arthropod Feeding Deterrent and Repellent Compounds Identified from the Southern Folk Remedy Plant, Callicarpa americana -
Cantrell, C.L., Klun, J.A. 2011. Callicarpenal and Intermedeol: Two Natural Arthropod Feeding Deterrent and Repellent Compounds Identified from the Southern Folk Remedy Plant, Callicarpa americana. In: Paluch, G.E., Coats, J.R., editors. Recent Developments in Invertebrate Repellents. Volume 1090. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 47-58.
Quantifying the movement of multiple insects using an optical insect counter -
Hoffmann, W.C., Jank, P.C., Klun, J.A., Fritz, B.K. 2010. Quantifying the movement of multiple insects using an optical insect counter. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 26:167-171.
Chemical ecology of stable fly and its future practical applications in control -
Zhu, J.J., Berkebile, D.R., Zhang, A., Klun, J.A., Behle, R.W., Dunlap, C.A., Zurek, L. 2009. Chemical ecology of stable fly and its future practical applications in control [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the International Society of Chemical Ecology Annual Meeting, August 23-27, 2009, Neuchatel, Switzerland. Paper 125.
Bioactivity-Guided Fractionation and GC/MS Fingerprinting of Angelica sinensis and Angelica archangelica Root Components for Antifungal and Mosquito Deterrent Activity -
Wedge, D.E., Klun, J.A., Tabanca, N., Demirci, B., Ozek, T., Baser, K., Liu, Z., Zhang, S., Cantrell, C.L., Zhang, J. 2009. Bioactivity-Guided Fractionation and GC/MS Fingerprinting of Angelica sinensis and Angelica archangelica Root Components for Antifungal and Mosquito Deterrent Activity. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 57(2):464-470.
Isolongifolenone: a natural sesquiterpene repellent of tickets and mosquitoes -
Zhang, A., Wang, S., Klun, J.A., Carroll, J.F., and Debboun, M. 2009. Isolongifolenone: A natural sesquiterpene repellent of ticks and mosquitoes. Journal of Medical Entomology. 46(1):100-106. Available www.insectscience.org/9.41.
Structure-Activity Relationship Studies on the Mosquito Toxicity and Biting Deterrency of Callicarpenal Derivatives -
Cantrell, C.L., Klun, J.A., Pridgeon, Y.W., Becnel, J.J., Green Iii, S., Fronczek, F.R. 2009. Structure-Activity Relationship Studies on the Mosquito Toxicity and Biting Deterrency of Callicarpenal Derivatives. Chemistry and Biodiversity. 6:447-458.
Twelve-hour duration testing of cream formulations of three repellents against Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) -
Carroll, J.F., Benante, J.P., Klun, J.A., White, C., Debboun, M., Pound, J.M., Dheranetra, W. 2008. Twelve-hour duration testing of cream formulations of three repellents against Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae). Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 22:144-151.
Repellency of two terpenoid compounds isolated from Callicarpa americana (Lamiaceae) against Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum ticks. -
Carroll, J.F., Cantrell, C.L., Klun, J.A., Kramer, M.H. 2007. Repellency of two terpenoid compounds isolated from Callicarpa americana (Lamiaceae) against Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum ticks. Experimental and Applied Acarology. 41:215-224.
THREE DIMENSIONAL STRUCTURE-ACTIVITY RELATIONSHIPS (3D-OSAR) FOR INSECT REPELLENCY OF DIASTEREOISOMERIC COMPOUNDS: A HIERARCHICAL MOLECULAR OVERLAY APPROACH -
Basak, S.C., Natarajan, R., Nowak, W., Miszta, P., Klun, J.A. 2007. Three dimensional structure-activity relationships (3d-osar) for insect repellency of diastereoisomeric compounds: a hierarchical molecular overlay approach. Structure-Activity Relationship and Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationship in Environmental Research, 18:237-250. 2007
BITING-DETERRENT ACTIVITY OF A DEET ANALOG, TWO DEPA ANALOGS AND SS220 APPLIED TOPICALLY TO HUMAN VOLUNTEERS COMPARED WITH DEET AGAINST THREE SPECIES OF BLOOD-FEEDING FLIES. -
Klun, J.A., Khrimian, A., Rowton, E., Kramer, M.H., Debboun, M. 2006. Biting-deterrent activity of a deet analog, two depa analogs and ss220 applied topically to human volunteers compared with deet against three species of blood-feeding flies. Journal of Medical Entomology. 43:1248-1251.
THE REPELLENT AND DETERRENT EFFECTS OF SS220, BAYREPEL AND DEET AGAINST AEDES AEGYPTI, ANOPHELES STEPHENSI AND PHLEBOTOMUS PAPATASI -
Klun, J.A., Khrimian, A., Debboun, M. 2006. The repellent and deterrent effects of ss220, bayrepel and deet against aedes aegypti, anopheles stephensi and phlebotomus papatasi. Journal of Medical Entomology. 43: 34-39.
CHIRALITY INDEX, MOLECURLAR OVERLAY AND THE ACTIVITY OF STEREOISOMERIC TOPICAL MOSQUITO REPELLENTS. -
Natarajan, R., Basak, S., Balaban, A., Klun, J.A., Schmidt, W.F. 2005. Chirality index, molecurlar overlay and the activity of stereoisomeric topical mosquito repellents. Pesticide Management Science. 61:1193-1201.
FEEDING DETERRENT EFFECTS OF CATNIP OIL COMPONENTS COMPARED WITH TWO SYNTHETIC AMIDES AGAINST AEDES AEGYPTI. -
Chauhan, K.R., Klun, J.A., Debboun, M., Kramer, M. 2005. Feeding Deterrent Effects of Catnip Oil Components Compared with Two Synthetic Amides Against Aedes aegypti. Journal of Medical Entomology. 42:643-646.
A NEW IN VITRO BIOASSAY SYSTEM FOR DISCOVERY OF NOVEL HUMAN-USE MOSQUITO REPELLENTS. -
Klun, J.A., Kramer, M., Debboun, M. 2005. A new in vitro bioassay system for discovery of novel human-use mosquito repellents.. American Mosquito Control Association. 21:64-70.
REPELLENCY OF TWO SPECIES OF TICKS (ACARI: IXODIDAE) BY DEET AND SS220 APPLIED TO SKIN INVOLVES OLFACTORY SENSING -
Carroll, J.F., Klun, J.A., Debboun, M. 2005. Repellency of two species of ticks (Acari: ixodidae) by deet and SS220 applied to skin involves olfactory sensing. Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 19:101-106.
REPELLENTS AND THE MILITARY: OUR FIRST LINE OF DEFENSE. -
Debboun, M., Klun, J.A., Strickman, D.A. 2005. Repellents and the military: our first line of defense.. Journal of the Mosquito Control Association. 21:4-6.
FIELD-USER ACCEPTABILITY OF NEW CAMOUFLAGE FACE PAINT FORMULATIONS IN THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA. -
Debboun, M., Burge, R., Klun, J.A., Lee, H., Kim, H., Klein, T. 2005. Field-user acceptability of new camouflage face paint formulations in the republic of korea.. Military Medicine. 170 (10):49-53.
SEX PHEROMONE OF THE PINK HIBISCUS MEALYBUG, MACONELLICOCCUS HIRSUTUS,CONTAINS AN UNUSUAL CYCLOBUTANOID MONOTERPENE. -
Zhang, A., Shirali, S., Oliver, J.E., Klun, J.A., Aldrich, J.R., Amalin, D., Serrano, M., Lapointe, S., Franqui, R., Meyerdirk, D.E. 2004. Sex pheromone of the pink hibiscus mealybug, maconellicoccus hirsutus,contains an unusual cyclobutanoid monoterpene. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 101(26):9601-9606.
THE RESISTANCE OF ANOPHELES ALBIMANUS TO DEET AND 2-METHYLPIPERIDINYL-3-CYCLOHEXEN-1-CARBOXAMIDE IN LABORATORY HUMAN-VOLUNTEER REPELLENT ASSAYS. -
Klun, J.A., Strickman, D., Rowton, E., Williams, J., Roberts, D., Debboun, M. 2004. The resistance of anopheles albimanus to deet and 2-methylpiperidinyl-3-cyclohexen-1-carboxamide in laboratory human-volunteer repellent assays.. Journal of Medical Entomology. 41(3):418-422.
BENZOQUINONES FROM MILLIPEDES DETER MOSQUITOES AND ELICIT ANOINTING IN CEBID MONKEYS -
SYNTHESIS AND REPELLENT EFFICACY OF A NEW CHIRAL PIPERIDINE ANLOG -
ACTIVATED ZINC REDUCTION OF ENYNES TO CONJUGATED DIENE LEPIDOPTERA PHEROMONES, AND FIELD CAPTURE OF SIBERIAN MOTHS WITH SYNTHETIC PHEROMONE MIXTURES. -
BREAKING A PARDIGM: MALE-PRODUCED AGGREGATION PHEROMONE FOR THE COLORADO POTATO BEETLE -
TOXICOLOGY STUDY NO.85-MA-6241-01. THE ACUTE TOXICITY OF THE CANDIDATE INSECT REPELLENT DM-159-2. -
TOXICOLOGY STUDY NO. 85-MA-6242-01. THE ACUTE TOXICITY OF THE CANDIDATE ININSECT REPELLENT DM-34-1. -
TOXICOLOGY STUDY NO. 85-MA-6240-01. THE ACUTE TOXICITY OF THE CANDIDATE INSECT REPELLENT DM-156-2 -
CHEMICAL SIGNALS IN THE COLORADO POTATO BEETLE: NEUROSENSORY AND HORMONAL MECHANISMS REGULATING THEIR PRODUCTION AND BEHAVIORS ELICTIED BY THEM. -
SIBERIAN MOTH: SEX ATTRACTANT FOR A POTENTIAL NEW PEST FROM ASIA -
STEREOCHEMICAL CONSEQUENCES IN AN INSECT REPELLENT -
STUDY OF THE EFFECT OF SYNTHETIC ATTRACTANTS ON THE SIBERIAN MOTH DENDROLIMUS SUPERANS BUT. (LEPIDOPTERA: LASICAMPIDAE) -
A NEW MODULE FOR QUANTITATIVE EVALUATION OF REPELLENT EFFICACY USING HUMAN SUBJECTS -
A SEX ATTRACTANT FOR THE SIBERIAN MOTH, DENDROLIMUS SUPERANS SIBERICUS (LEPIDOPTERA: LASIOCAMPIDAE) -
MONITORING PICKLEWORM (LEPIDOPTERA: PYRALIDAE) MOTHS WITH PHEROMONE-BAITED TRAPS -
EVIDENCE OF PHEROMONE CATABOLISM VIA BETA-OXIDATION IN THE EUROPEAN CORN BORER, OSTRINIA NUBILALIS(HUBNER) -
CONTEXTUAL CHEMICAL ECOLOGY: EUROPEAN CORN BORER MALE TO MALE INTERACTIONS AFFECT BEHAVIORAL RESPONSES TOWARD FEMALE SEX PHEROMONE IN A WIND TUNNEL -
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