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Miguel Corona (PhD)
Bee Research Laboratory
Research Physiologist (Insects)

Phone: (301) 504-8570
Fax: (301) 504-8736
Room 312

Center Road
10300 Baltimore Avenue
BLDG 306 BARC-EAST
BELTSVILLE, MD 20705
Projects
Managing Honey Bees Against Disease and Colony Stress
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 438129

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Excluding flying insects during flowering does not affect soybean yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Impact of nutritional stress on honey bee colony health Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Branchiccela, B., Castelli, L., Corona, M.V., Diaz-Cetti, S., Invernizzi, C., Jorge, D., Mendoza, Y., Santos, E., Zunino, P., Antunes, K. 2019. Impact of nutritional stress on honey bee colony health. Scientific Reports. 9(1):10156. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-46453-9.
Molecular detection of melissococcus plutonius assessed in africanized honey bee populations (Apis mellifera) in three regions of Colombia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tibata, V.M., Junca, H., Sanchez, A., Corona, M.V., Ariza, M.F., Figueroa, J. 2018. Molecular detection of melissococcus plutonius assessed in africanized honey bee populations (Apis mellifera) in three regions of Colombia. Journal of Apicultural Research. 57(3):418-424. https://doi.org/10.1080/00218839.2018.1439151.
Molecular mechanisms of phenotypic plasticity in social insects ()
Corona, M.V., Libbrecht, R., Wheeler, D.E. 2016. Molecular mechanisms of phenotypic plasticity in social insects. Current Opinion in Insect Science. 13:55-60. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2015.12.003.
Proteomics analysis reveals protein expression differences for hypopharyngeal gland activity in the honeybee, Apis mellifera carnica Pollmann - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ting, J., Zhenguo, L., Jie, S., Fang, S., Qin, L., Liming, W., Guohong, C., Corona, M.V. 2014. Proteomics analysis reveals protein expression differences for hypopharyngeal gland activity in the honeybee, Apis mellifera carnica Pollmann. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 15(1):1.
Transcriptome comparison between inactivated and activated ovaries of the honey bee Apis mellifera L - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Niu, D., Zheng, H., Corona, M.V., Lu, Y., Chen, X., Cao, L. 2014. Transcriptome comparison between inactivated and activated ovaries of the honey bee Apis mellifera L. Insect Molecular Biology. 23(5):668-681.
Israeli acute paralysis virus: epidemiology, pathogenesis and implications for honey bee health and Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, Y., Pettis, J.S., Corona, M.V., Chen, W., Spivak, M., Visscher, K.P., Hoffman, G.D., Boncristiani, H., Zhao, Y., Vanengelsdorp, D., Delaplane, K., Solter, L., Drummond, F., Kramer, M.H., Lipkin, I.W., Palacios, G., Hamilton, M.C., Smith Jr, I.B., Huang, S., Zheng, H., Li, J., Zhang, X., Zhou, A., Wu, L., Zhou, J., Lee, M.L., Teixeira, E.W., Li, Z., Evans, J.D., Li, C. 2014. Israeli acute paralysis virus: epidemiology, pathogenesis and implications for honey bee health and Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD). PLoS Pathogens. 10 (7):e1004261. DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004261.
Vitellogenin Underwent Subfunctionalization to Acquire Caste and Behavioral Specific Expression in The Harvester Ant Pogonomyrmex barbatus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Corona, M.V., Libbrecht, R., Wurm, Y., Riva, O., Keller, L. 2013. Vitellogenin Underwent Subfunctionalization to Acquire Caste and Behavioral Specific Expression in The Harvester Ant Pogonomyrmex barbatus. PLoS Genetics. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003730.
Interplay between Insulin Signaling, Juvenile Hormone and Vitellogenin Regulates Maternal Effects on Polyphenism in Ants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Libbrecht, R., Corona, M.V., Azevedo, D., Serrao, J.E., Keller, L. 2013. Interplay between Insulin Signaling, Juvenile Hormone and Vitellogenin Regulates Maternal Effects on Polyphenism in Ants. PLoS Biology. 110(27):11050-11055.
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