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Ulrich R Bernier (Uli)
Animal Production and Protection
National Program Leader

Phone: (301) 504-4736
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Room 4-2112

5601 SUNNYSIDE AVENUE
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BELTSVILLE , MD 207055148

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Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Better than DEET repellent compounds derived from coconut oil -
Zhu, J.J., Cermak, S.C., Kenar, J.A., Brewer, G., Haynes, K., Boxler, D., Baker, P., Wang, D., Wang, C., Li, A.Y., Xue, R., Shen, Y., Wang, F., Agramonte, N.M., Bernier, U.R., Filho, J., Ligia, B., Taylor, D.B., Friesen, K.M. 2018. Better than DEET repellent compounds derived from coconut oil. Nature Scientific Reports. 8:14053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-32373-7.
Vapor toxicity of five volatile pyrethroids against Aedes aegypti, Aedes albopictus, Culex quinquefasciatus, and Anopheles quadrimaculatus (Diptera: Culicidae) -
Mosquito and tick repellency of two Anthemis essential oils from Saudi Arabia -
Yusufoglu, H.S., Tabanca, N., Bernier, U.R., Li, A.Y., Salkini, M.A., Alqasoumi, S.I., Demirci, B. 2018. Mosquito and tick repellency of two Anthemis essential oils from Saudi Arabia. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal. 26(6):860-864.
Bioassay-guided isolation and identification of Aedes aegypti larvicidal and biting deterrent compounds from Veratrum lobelianum -
Tabanca, N., Ali, Z., Bernier, U., Epsky, N.D., Nalbantsoy, A., Khan, I.A., Ali, A. 2018. Bioassay-guided isolation and identification of Aedes aegypti larvicidal and biting deterrent compounds from Veratrum lobelianum. Open Chemistry. https://doi.org/1-.1515/chem-2018-0030.
Fluorine-Containing novel spatial and contact repellents -
Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Jiang, S., Yang, L., Cuba, I., O'Reilly, E.E., Agramonte, N.M., Linthicum, K., Bloomquist, J.R. 2018. Fluorine-Containing novel spatial and contact repellents. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Insect neurotoxicity and physiological mode of action of basic amines -
Yang, L., Bernier, U.R., Linthicum, K., Bloomquist, J.R. 2018. Insect neurotoxicity and physiological mode of action of basic amines. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Identification of insecticidal principals from cucumber seed oil against the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti -
Tak, J., Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Linthicum, K., Bloomquist, J.R. 2018. Identification of insecticidal principals from cucumber seed oil against the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Investigating the repellency of trifluoromethylphenyl amides analogues against Aedes aegypti -
Cuba, I., O'Reilly, E.E., Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Linthicum, K., Bloomquist, J.R. 2018. Investigating the repellency of trifluoromethylphenyl amides analogues against Aedes aegypti. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Aryl Trifluoromethyl Iximes: potential new mosquito insecticides -
Richoux, G., Demares, F., Coquerel, Q., Bernier, U.R., Linthicum, K., Bloomquist, J.R. 2018. Aryl Trifluoromethyl Iximes: potential new mosquito insecticides. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Spatial repellency screening in a high-throughput apparatus with Aedes aegypti and Anopheles gambiae -
Jiang, S., Yang, L., Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Linthicum, K., Bloomquist, J.R. 2018. Spatial repellency screening in a high-throughput apparatus with Aedes aegypti and Anopheles gambiae. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Fatty acids and related Kv2 channel blockers: electrophysiology and toxicity on mosquitoes -
Demares, F.J., Coquerel, Q.R., Richoux, G.M., Linthicum, K., Bernier, U.R., Bloomquist, J.R. 2018. Fatty acids and related Kv2 channel blockers: electrophysiology and toxicity on mosquitoes. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Mosquito and Fly Surveillance and Control Research at the USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology: Solving Operational Challenges -
Linthicum, K., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Britch, S.C., Geden, C.J., Hogsette, Jr, J.A., Kline, D.L. 2018. Mosquito and Fly Surveillance and Control Research at the USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology: Solving Operational Challenges. Meeting Abstract. pg. 1.
Repellent activity of monoterpenoid esters with neurotransmitter amino acids against yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti -
Nesterkina, M., Bernier, U.R., Tabanca, N., Kravchenko, I. 2018. Repellent activity of monoterpenoid esters with neurotransmitter amino acids against yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti. Open Chemistry. 16:95-98. doi:10.1515/chem-18-0015.
Biological evaluation, overpressured layer chromatography (OPLC) separation and isolation of a new acetylenic derivative compound from Prangos platychlaena ssp. platychlaena fruit essential oils -
Tabanca, N., Wedge, D.E., Li, X., Gao, Z., Ozek, T., Bernier, U.R., Epsky, N.D., Can Baser, K., Ozek, G. 2018. Biological evaluation, overpressured layer chromatography (OPLC) separation and isolation of a new acetylenic derivative compound from Prangos platychlaena ssp. platychlaena fruit essential oils. Planar Chromatography. 31(2018)1,61-71.
Pyrethroid resistance alters the blood-feeding behavior in Puerto Rican Aedes aegypti mosquitoes exposed to treated fabric -
Agramonte, N.M., Bloomquist, J.R., Bernier, U.R. 2017. Pyrethroid resistance alters the blood-feeding behavior in Puerto Rican Aedes aegypti mosquitoes exposed to treated fabric. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11(9):e0005954. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0005954.
Novel collection method for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from dogs -
Holderman, C., Kaufman, P., Booth, M., Bernier, U.R. 2017. Novel collection method for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from dogs. Journal of Chromatography B. DOI: 10.1016/j.jchromb.2017.06.044.
Mosquitocidal activity and mode of action of the isoxazoline fluralaner -
Jiang, S., Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Bloomquist, J.R. 2017. Mosquitocidal activity and mode of action of the isoxazoline fluralaner. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. doi:10.3390/ijerph14020154.
Mosquitocidal Activity and Mode of Action of the Isoxazoline Fluralaner -
Jlang, S., Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Bloomquist, J.R. 2017. Mosquitocidal Activity and Mode of Action of the Isoxazoline Fluralaner. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2017, 14(2), 154; DOI:10.3390/ijerph14020154.
Repellency of the Origanum onites L. Essential Oil and Constituents to the Lone Star Tick and Yellow Fever Mosquito -
Carroll, J.F., Demirci, B., Kramer, M., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N.M., Baser, H.C., Tabanca, N. 2017. Repellency of the Origanum onites L. Essential Oil and Constituents to the Lone Star Tick and Yellow Fever Mosquito. Natural Product Research. DOI: 10.1080/14786419.2017.1280485.
Sarniensine, a mesembrine-type alkaloid isolated from Nerine sarniensis a native South African Amaryllidaceae with larvicidal and adulticidal activities against Aedes aegypti -
Masi, M., Van Der Westhuyzen, A.E., Tabanca, N., Evidente, M., Cimmino, A., Green, I.R., Bernier, U.R., Becnel, J.J., Bloomquist, J.R., Van Otterlo, W., Evidente, A. 2016. Sarniensine, a mesembrine-type alkaloid isolated from Nerine sarniensis a native South African Amaryllidaceae with larvicidal and adulticidal activities against Aedes aegypti. Fitoterapia. DOI: 10.1016/j.fitote.2016.11.007.
Comparison of volatiles and mosquito capture efficacy for three carbohydrate sources in a yeast-fermentation CO2 generator -
Aldridge, R.L., Britch, S.C., Allan, S.A., Tsikolia, M., Calix, L.C., Bernier, U.R., Linthicum, K. 2016. Comparison of volatiles and mosquito capture efficacy for three carbohydrate sources in a yeast-fermentation CO2 generator. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 32(4):282-291.
Rhanterium epapposum Oliv. essential oil: Chemical composition and antimicrobial,insect-repellent and anticholinesterase activities -
Demirci, B., Yusufoglu, H.S., Tabanca, N., Temel, H.E., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N.M., Alqasoumi, S.I., Al-Rehaily, A.J., Can Baser, K.H., Demirci, F. 2017. Rhanterium epapposum Oliv. essential oil: Chemical composition and antimicrobial,insect-repellent and anticholinesterase activities. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsps.2016.10.009.
Chemicals that produce anosmia in mosquitoes -
Essential oil composition of Pimpinella cypria and its insecticidal, cytotoxic, and antimicrobial activity -
Tabanca, N., Dermici, B., Nalbantsoy, A., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N.M., Ali, A., Li, A.Y., Yalcin, H.T., Gucel, S. 2016. Essential oil composition of Pimpinella cypria and its insecticidal, cytotoxic, and antimicrobial activity. Natural Product Communications. 11(10):1531-1534.
Lantana montevidensis Essential Oil: Chemical Composition and Mosquito Repellent Activity against Aedes aegypti -
Blythe, E.K., Tabanca, N., Dermirci, B., Tsikolia, M., Bloomquist, J.R., Bernier, U.R. 2016. Lantana montevidensis Essential Oil: Chemical Composition and Mosquito Repellent Activity against Aedes aegypti. Natural Product Communications. DOI 10.1007/s00436-013-3687-6.
Discovery of Repellents from Natural Products -
Tabanca, N., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N., Tsikolia, M., Bloomquist, J.R. 2016. Discovery of Repellents from Natural Products. Current Organic Chemistry. DOI: 10.2174/1385272820666160421151503.
Mosquito activity of a series of chalcones and 2-pyrazoline derivatives against Aedes aegypti -
Development of etofenprox-treated U.S. military combat uniforms -
Development of etofenprox-treated U.S. military combat uniforms -
Identification and characterization of biopesticides from Acorus Tatarinowii and A. Calamus -
Chen, Y., Li, J., Li, S., Zhao, J., Bernier, U.R., Becnel, J.J., Agramonte, N.M., Duke, S.O., Cantrell, C.L., Wedge, D.E. 2016. Identification and characterization of biopesticides from Acorus Tatarinowii and A. Calamus. American Chemical Society Symposium Series. 1218:121-143.
Analytical models integrated with satellite images for optimized pest management -
Bright, L.Z., Handley, M., Chein, I., Curi, S., Brownworth, L.A., Bernier, U.R., Gurman, P., Elman, N.M. 2016. Analytical models integrated with satellite images for optimized pest management . Precision Agriculture. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/s11119-016-9434-0.
Discovery and structure activity relationships of 2-pyrazolines derived from chalcones from a pest management perspective Reprint Icon -
Kaymakcioglu, B.K., Beyhan, N., Tabanca, N., Ali, A., Wedge, D.E., Duke, S.O., Bernier, U.R., Khan, I.A. 2015. Discovery and structure activity relationships of 2-pyrazolines derived from chalcones from a pest management perspective. Medicinal Chemistry Research. 24:3632-3644.
Evaluation of a push-pull approach for Aedes aegypti(L.) using a novel dispensing system for spatial repellents in the laboratory and in a semi-field environment -
Obermayr, U., Ruther, J., Bernier, U.R., Rose, A., Geier, M. 2015. Evaluation of a push-pull approach for Aedes aegypti(L.) using a novel dispensing system for spatial repellents in the laboratory and in a semi-field environment. PLoS One. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129878.
Chemicals that disrupt host-seeking in insects -
Chemicals that disrupt host-seeking in insects -
Discovery of chemicals that mediate mosquito host-seeking behavior -
Mosquito bite protection evaluation of permethrin-treated US military combat uniforms -
Mosquito bite protection evaluation of permethrin-treated US military combat uniforms -
Factors that affect mosquito bite prevention from permethrin-treated US military combat uniforms -
Composition of the essential oil of pink chablis bluebeard (Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Durio') and its biological activity against the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti -
Blythe, E.K., Tabanca, N., Demirci, B., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N.M., Ali, A., Husnu Can Baser, K., Khan, I.A. 2015. Composition of the essential oil of pink chablis bluebeard (Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Durio') and its biological activity against the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. Natural Volatiles & Essential Oils. 2(1):11-21.
Laboratory studies of Aedes aegypti (L.) attraction to ketones, sulfides and primary chloroalkanes tested alone and in combination with l-lactic acid -
Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R. 2015. Laboratory studies of Aedes aegypti (L.) attraction to ketones, sulfides and primary chloroalkanes tested alone and in combination with l-lactic acid. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 31(1):63-70.
Essential oils of enhinophora lamondiana (Apiales: Umbelliferae): a relationship between chemical profile and biting deterrence and larvicidal activity against mosquitoes (Diptera:Culicidae) -
Ali, A., Tabanca, N., Ozek, G., Ozek, T., Aytak, Z., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N.M., Baser, K., Khan, I.A. 2015. Essential oils of enhinophora lamondiana (Apiales: Umbelliferae): a relationship between chemical profile and biting deterrence and larvicidal activity against mosquitoes (Diptera:Culicidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 52(1):93-100.
Bite protection analysis of permethrin-treated U.S. Military uniforms -
Factors that affect the mosquito repellency of permethrin-treated U.S. military uniforms -
In silico models for development of insect repellents -
Chauhan, K.R., Bernier, U.R. 2014. In silico models for development of insect repellents. In: Strickman, D., Francis, editors. Insect Repellents Handbook. 2nd edition. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 53-72.
Molecular and phytochemical investigation of Angelica dahurica and Aneelica pubescentis essential oils and their biological activity against Aedes aegypti, Stephanitis pyrioides and Colletotrichum species -
Tabanca, N., Gao, Z., Demirci, B., Techen, N., Wedge, D.E., Ali, A., Sampson, B.J., Werle, C.T., Bernier, U.R., Khan, I.A., Can Baser, K.H. 2014. Molecular and phytochemical investigation of Angelica dahurica and Aneelica pubescentis essential oils and their biological activity against Aedes aegypti, Stephanitis pyrioides and Colletotrichum species. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 62:8848-8857.
Structure-activity relationship in 34 trifluoromethylphenyl amides against Aedes aegypti -
Swarming mechanisms in the yellow fever mosquito: aggregation pheromones involved in the mating behavior of Aedes aegypti -
Fawaz, E.Y., Allen, G.M., Bernier, U.R., Obenauer, P.J., Diclaro Ii, J.W. 2014. Swarming mechanisms in the yellow fever mosquito: aggregation pheromones involved in the mating behavior of Aedes aegypti. Journal of Vector Ecology. 39(2):1-8.
Field evaluations of topical arthropod repellents in North, Central, and South America -
Lawrence, K.L., Achee, N.L., Bernier, U.R., Mundal, K.D., Benante, J.P. 2014. Field evaluations of topical arthropod repellents in North, Central, and South America. Journal of Medical Entomology. 51(5):980-988.
Chemical means of protecting US military personnel from mosquito bites -
Mosquito repellency of novel Trifluoromethylphenyl amides -
Bite Protection Analysis of Permethrin-Treated US Military Combat Uniforms -
Correlation of lipophilicity with mosquito larvicidal and repellent activities of novel trifluoromethylphenyl amides -
Discovery of mosquito attractants and attraction-inhibitors invited talk on attractants and repellents -
Bioassay-guided investigation of two monarda essential oils as repellents of yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti -
Tabanca, N., Bernier, U.R., Ali, A., Wang, M., Demirci, B., Blythe, E.K., Khan, S.I., Husnu Can Baser, K., Khan, I.A. 2013. Bioassay-guided investigation of two monarda essential oils as repellents of yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 61:8573-8580.
Phoenix dactylifera L. spathe essential oil: Chemical composition and repellent activity against the yellow fever mosquito -
Demirci, B., Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N.M., Alqasoumi, S.I., Al-Yahya, M.A., Al-Rehaily, A.J., Yusufoglu, H.S., Demirci, F., Husnu Can Baser, K., Khan, I.A., Tabanca, N. 2012. Phoenix dactylifera L. spathe essential oil: Chemical composition and repellent activity against the yellow fever mosquito. ACTA TROPICA. 128:557-560.
Chemical composition and biological activity of haplophyllum tuberculatum juss. essential oil -
Al-Rehaily, A.J., Alqasoumi, S.I., Yusufoglu, H.S., Al-Yahya, M.A., Demirci, B., Tabanca, N., Wedge, D.E., Demirci, F., Bernier, U.R., Becnel, J.J., Temel, H.E., Can Baser, K.H. 2014. Chemical composition and biological activity of haplophyllum tuberculatum juss. essential oil. Taylor and Francis Group. 17(3):452-459.
Insecticidal, repellent and fungicidal properties of novel trifluoromethylphenyl amides -
Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Coy, M.R., Chalaire, K.C., Becnel, J.J., Agramonte, N.M., Tabanca, N., Wedge, D.E., Clark, G.G., Linthicum, K., Swale, D.R., Bloomquist, J.R. 2013. Insecticidal, repellent and fungicidal properties of novel trifluoromethylphenyl amides. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. 107:138-147.
Biting deterrence, repellency, and larvicidal activity of Ruta chalepensis (Sapindales: Rutaceae) essential oil and its major individual constituents against mosquitoes -
Ali, A., Demirci, B., Kiyan, H.T., Bernier, U.R., Tsikolia, M., Wedge, D.E., Khan, I.A., Baser, K., Tabanca, N. 2013. Biting deterrence, repellency, and larvicidal activity of Ruta chalepensis (Sapindales: Rutaceae) essential oil and its major individual constituents against mosquitoes. Journal of Medical Entomology. 506:1267-1274.
Composition of Prangos pabularia essential oil, indentification of an unknown compound from the oil and its insecticidal activity against yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti -
Measurement of landing mosquito density on humans -
Barnard, D.R., Dickerson, C.Z., Murugan, K., Xue, R., Kline, D.L., Bernier, U.R. 2014. Measurement of landing mosquito density on humans. ACTA TROPICA. 136:58-67.
Chemical composition, antifungal and insecticidal activities of Hedychium essential oils Reprint Icon -
Sakhanokho, H.F., Sampson, B.J., Tabanca, N., Wedge, D.E., Demirci, B., Husnu Can Baser, K., Bernier, U.R., Tsikolia, M., Agramonte, N.M., Becnel, J.J., Rajasekaran, K., Chen, J., Spiers, J.M. 2013. Chemical composition, antifungal and insecticidal activities of Hedychium essential oils. Molecules. 18:4308-4327.
Reduction of mosquito biting-pressure: spatial repellents or mosquito traps? A field comparison of seven commercially available products in Israel -
Revay, E.E., Kline, D.L., Xue, R., Qualls, W.A., Bernier, U.R., Kravchenko, V.D., Gattas, N., Muller, G.C. 2013. Reduction of mosquito biting-pressure: spatial repellents or mosquito traps? A field comparison of seven commercially available products in Israel. ACTA TROPICA. 127:63-68.
Promising Aedes aegypti repellent chemotypes identified through integrated QSAE, virtual screening, synthesis, and bioassay -
Oliferenko, P.V., Oliferenko, A.A., Poda, G.I., Osolodkin, D.I., Pillai, G.G., Bernier, U.R., Tsikolia, M., Agramonte, N.M., Clark, G.G., Linthicum, K., Katritzky, A.R. 2013. Promising Aedes aegypti repellent chemotypes identified through integrated QSAE, virtual screening, synthesis, and bioassay. PLoS One. 8(9):e64547.
Development of novel tropical and spatial repellents -
Development of novel tropical and spatial repellents -
Trifluoromethylphenyl amides as novel insecticides and fungicides -
Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Agramonte, N.M., Tabanca, N., Wedge, D.E., Chalaire, K.C., Becnel, J.J., Clark, G.G., Linthicum, K., Coy, M.R., Swale, D., Bloomquist, J.R. 2013. Trifluoromethylphenyl amides as novel insecticides and fungicides. Abstract for the American Mosquito Control Association Meeting in Atlantic City, NJ on February 24 - 28, 2013. pgs.30-31.
Efficacy and duration of three residual insecticides on cotton duck and vinyl tent surfaces for control of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae) -
Zayed, A., Hoel, D.F., El-Wafa, R.A., Tageldin, R.A., Furman, B.D., Hogsette, Jr, J.A., Bernier, U.R. 2013. Efficacy and duration of three residual insecticides on cotton duck and vinyl tent surfaces for control of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae). Army Medical Department Journal. 2013(1-1):66-72.
Essential oils of Cupressus funebris, juniperus communis, and j. chinensis (cupressaceae) as repellents against ticks (Acari; Ixodidae) and mosquitoes (diptera; Culicidae) and as toxiants against mosquitoes Reprint Icon -
Carroll, J.F., Tabanca, N., Kramer, M.H., Agramonte, N.M., Wedge, D.E., Bernier, U.R., Coy, M.R., Becnel, J.J., Demirci, B., Can Baser, K., Zhang, J., Zhang, S. 2011. Essential oils of Cupressus funebris, juniperus communis, and j. chinensis (cupressaceae) as repellents against ticks (Acari; Ixodidae) and mosquitoes (diptera; Culicidae) and as toxiants against mosquitoes. Journal of Vector Ecology. 36(2):258-268.
Mosquito bite protection of U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps fire-resistant uniforms -
Metamorphasis from a scientist "larva" to a program manager "adult" in the Federal Government -
Trifluoromethylphenyl amides as novel insecticides and fungicides -
Evaluation of the Bite Protection of U.S. Military Uniforms -
Trifluoromethylphenyl amides as novel insecticides and fungicides -
Comparison of two mosquito bioassay methods for the estimate of minimum effective dose in repellents -
Evaluation of commercial products for personal protection against mosquitoes -
Revay, E.E., Junnila, A., Xue, R., Kline, D.L., Bernier, U.R., Kravchenko, V.D., Qualls, W.A., Ghattas, N., Muller, G.C. 2013. Evaluation of commercial products for personal protection against mosquitoes. ACTA TROPICA. 125:226-230.
Novel chemicals for vector surveillance and control -
The search for sand fly adults in a village in southern Egypt -
Novel chemicals for vector surveillance and control -
Biting deterrence and insecticidal activity of hydrazide–hydrazones and their corresponding 3-acetyl-2,5-disubstituted-2,3-dihydro-1,3,4-oxadiazoles against Aedes aegypti Reprint Icon -
Tabanca, N., Ali, A., Bernier, U.R., Khan, I.A., Kocyigit-Kaymakciogl, B., Oruc-Emre, E.E., Unsalan, S., Rollas, S. 2012. Biting deterrence and insecticidal activity of hydrazide–hydrazones and their corresponding 3-acetyl-2,5-disubstituted-2,3-dihydro-1,3,4-oxadiazoles against Aedes aegypti. Pest Management Science. 69:703-708.
Development of acylpiperidine and carboxamide repellents using structure-activity models -
Determination of repellent efficacy of natural compounds -
Laboratory evaluation techniques to investigate the spatial potential of repellents for push & pull mosquito control systems -
Obermayr, U., Ruther, J., Bernier, U.R., Rose, A., Geier, M. 2012. Laboratory evaluation techniques to investigate the spatial potential of repellents for push & pull mosquito control systems. Journal of Medical Entomology. 49(6):1387-1397.
Aedes aegypti (Diptera: culicidae) biting deterrence: structure-activity relationship of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids -
Ali, A., Cantrell, C.L., Bernier, U.R., Duke, S.O., Schneider, J.C., Agramonte, N.M., Khan, I. 2012. Aedes aegypti (Diptera: culicidae) biting deterrence: structure-activity relationship of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids. Journal of Medical Entomology. 49:1370-1378.
Diversity and biological activities of endophytic fungi associated with micropropagated medicinal plant Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench -
Rosa, L.H., Tabanca, N., Techen, N., Wedge, D.E., Pan, Z., Bernier, U.R., Becnel, J.J., Agramonte, N.M., Walker, L., Moraes, R. 2012. Diversity and biological activities of endophytic fungi associated with micropropagated medicinal plant Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 3:1105-1114.
Evaluation of several novel alkynols, alkenols, and selected host odor blends as attractants to female Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus -
Cilek, J.E., Ikediobi, C.O., Hallomon, C.F., Johnson, R., Okungbowa, O., Onyeozili, E.N., Khalil, M., Ayuk-Takem, L., Latinwo, L.M., Bernier, U.R. 2012. Evaluation of several novel alkynols, alkenols, and selected host odor blends as attractants to female Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus. American Mosquito Control Association. 28(3):199-205.
Defensive Spiroketals from Asceles glaber (Phasmatodea): Absolute Configuration and Effects on Ants and Mosquitoes -
Dossey, A., Whitaker, J.M., Dancel, M.A., Vander Meer, R.K., Bernier, U.R., Gottardo, M., Roush, W.R. 2012. Defensive Spiroketals from Asceles glaber (Phasmatodea): Absolute Configuration and Effects on Ants and Mosquitoes. ACS Chemical Biology. 38(9): 1105-1115.
Reduction of mosquito biting pressure by timed-release 0.3% aerosolized geraniol -
Revay, E.E., Junnila, A., Kline, D.L., Xue, R., Bernier, U.R., Kravchenko, V.D., Yefremova, Z.A., Mulller, G.C. 2012. Reduction of mosquito biting pressure by timed-release 0.3% aerosolized geraniol. ACTA TROPICA. 124:102-105.
Development of New Repellents and Improved Permethrin-Treated Uniforms for the United States Military -
Efficacy of three attractant blends tested in combination with carbon dioxide against natural populations of mosquitoes and biting flies at the lower suwannee wildlife refuge -
Kline, D.L., Bernier, U.R., Hogsette, Jr, J.A. 2012. Efficacy of three attractant blends tested in combination with carbon dioxide against natural populations of mosquitoes and biting flies at the lower suwannee wildlife refuge. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 28(2):123-127.
Natural Product Studies of U. S. Endangered Plants: Volatile Fraction of Lindera melissifolia (lauraceae) repels Mosquitoes and Ticks Reprint Icon -
Oh, J., Bowling, J., Carroll, J.F., Leininger, T.D., Demirci, B., Can Baser, K., Bernier, U.R., Hamann, M.T.2012. Natural product studies of U.S. endangered plants: volatile fraction of lindera melissifolia (lauraceae) repels mosquitoes and ticks. Bioresource Technology. 80:28-36.
Recent research on permethrin-treated United States military uniforms -
Structure-activity relationship study in some trifluoromethyl phenyl carboxamides -
Trifluoromethylphenyl Carboxamides as Mosquito Adulticides -
Development of novel repellents using structure-activity modeling of compounds in the USDA archival database -
Bernier, U.R., Tsikolia, M. 2011. Development of novel repellents using structure-activity modeling of compounds in the USDA archival database. In: Paluch, G.E., Coats, J.R. In Recent Developments in Invertebrate Repellents. American Chemical Society. 1090:21-46.
STICK INSECT CHEMICAL DEFENSES: POTENTIAL FOR USEFUL CHEMISTRY (ORDER PHASMATODEA) -
INSECTS AND THEIR CHEMICAL WEAPONRY: GREAT POTENTIAL AND NEW DISCOVERIES FROM THE ORDER PHASMATODEA -
Semi-field evaluation of several novel alkenol analogs of 1-octen-3-ol as attractants to adult Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus. -
Cilek, J.E., Ikediobi, C.O., Hallmon, C.F., Johnson, R., Onyeozili, E.N., Farah, S.M., Mazu, T., Latinwo, L.M., Ayuk-Takem, L., Bernier, U.R. 2011. Semi-field evaluation of several novel alkenol analogs of 1-octen-3-ol as attractants to adult Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus.. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 27(3):256-262.
Design, synthesis and bioassay of new mosquito insecticides and repellents -
Changes in host-seeking behavior of Puerto Rican Aedes aegypti (L.) after colonization Reprint Icon -
Clark, G.G., Bernier, U.R., Allan, S.A., Kline, D.L., Golden, F.V. 2011. Changes in host-seeking behavior of Puerto Rican Aedes aegypti (L.) after colonization. Journal of Medical Entomology. 48(3):533-537. doi: 10.1603/me10207.
Anointing chemicals and ectoparasites: responses by ticks and mosquitoes to Citrus (Rutaceae) peel exudates and monoterpene constituents -
Weldon, P., Carroll, J.F., Kramer, M.H., Bedoukian, R., Coleman, R., Bernier, U.R. 2011. Anointing chemicals and ectoparasites: responses by ticks and mosquitoes to Citrus (Rutaceae) peel exudates and monoterpene constituents. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 37(4):348-359.
Bite Protection Performance of New Factory-Level Permethrin-Treated Military Uniforms -
Mosquito Bite Protection Performance of Permethrin-Treated United States Military Uniforms -
Insights into host-finding by Culex mosquitoes: New tools for surveillance? -
Chemical Attractants, Inhibitors, and Repellents for Use in Surveillance and Control of Mosquitoes and Other Biting Flies. -
Relationship between mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) landing rates on a human subject and numbers captured using CO2-baited light traps -
Barnard, D.R., Knue, G.J., Dickerson, C.Z., Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L. 2011. Relationship between mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) landing rates on a human subject and numbers captured using CO2-baited light traps. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 101:277-285.
MODELING, SYNTHESIS AND BIOASSAY OF ACYLPIPERIDINES AND CARBOXAMIDES AS IMPROVED MOSQUITO REPELLENTS -
Advances in the discovery of novel repellents and application strategies -
Efficacy of Commercial Mosquito Traps in Capturing Phlebotomine Sand Flies in Egypt -
Hoel, D.F., Kline, D.L., El-Hossary, S.S., Hanafi, H.A., Watany, N., Fawaz, E.Y., Furman, B.D., Obenauer, P.J., Hogsette, Jr, J.A., Bernier, U.R., Szumlas, D.E. 2010. Efficacy of Commercial Mosquito Traps in Capturing Phlebotomine Sand Flies in Egypt. Journal of Medical Entomology. 47:1179-1184.
Eupatorium capillifolium essential oil: chemical composition antifungal activity and insecticidal activity -
Tabanca, N., Bernier, U.R., Tsikolia, M., Becnel, J.J., Sampson, B.J., Werle, C.T., Demrici, B., Baser, K., Blythe, E.K., Pounders Jr, C.T., Wedge, D.E. 2010. Eupatorium capillifolium essential oil: chemical composition, antifungal activity and insecticidal activity. Natural Product Communications. 5(9):1409-1415.
Discovery and Application of Allelochemicals that Mediate Biting Fly Host-Seeking and Feeding Behaviors -
Discovery and Application of Allelochemicals that Mediate Biting Fly Host-Seeking and Feeding Behaviors -
Small Arms: Treated Uniforms for Personal Protection -
Do I stay or do I go? Predicting mosquito behavior in the presence of repellents, insecticides, and attractants -
Predicting mosquito behavior in the presence of repellents, insecticides, and attractants -
Control of Mosquito-Borne Diseases: Future Directions -
Novel carboxamides as potential mosquito reprellents. -
Katritzky, A.R., Wang, Z., Slavov, S., Dobchev, D.A., Hall, C.D., Tsikolia, M., Bernier, U.R., Elejalde, N.M., Clark, G.G., Linthicum, K.J. 2010. Novel carboxamides as potential mosquito repellents. Journal of Medical Entomology. 47(5):924-938. DOI: 10.1603/ME09284.
New and improved mosquito repellents based on structural similarity -
New Insecticides and Repellents For Use on Mosquitoes and Sand Flies -
Laboratory evaluation of human-associated odors on attraction of Culex spp. (Diptera:Culicidae) -
Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L. 2010. Laboratory evaluation of human-associated odors on attraction of Culex spp. (Diptera:Culicidae). Journal of Vector Ecology. 35:318-324.
Collaborative Research on and Successful Implementation of Factory-Level Repellent-Treated Marine Corps Combat Utility Uniforms from 2004-2007 -
Compounds that Inhibit Insect Host-Seeking Ability -
Research on New Repellents -
Biological Efficacy of Permethrin Treatment on New U.S. Military Uniforms -
Evaluation of ULV and thermal fog mosquito control applications in temperate and desert environments Reprint Icon -
Britch, S.C., Linthicum, K., Wynn, W.W., Walker, T.W., Farooq, M., Smith, V.L., Robinson, C.A., Lothrop, B.B., Snelling, M., Gutierrez, A., Lothrop, H.D., Kerce, J.D., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Wei Pridgeon, Y. 2010. Evaluation of ULV and thermal fog mosquito control applications in temperate and desert environments. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 26(2):183-197.
DOD AFPMB and USDA ARS team up to develop new insecticides for mosquito control. -
Hoel, D., Pridgeon, J.W., Bernier, U.R., Chauhan, K., Meepagala, K., Cantrell, C. 2010. Departments of Defense and Agriculture team up to develop new insecticides for mosquito control. Wing Beats. 21(1):29-34.
Discovery of novel mosquito repellents from structure-activity studies -
Role oh human-associated compounds in host-finding by Culex mosquitoes -
Canopy penetration and deposition of barrier sprays from electrostatic and conventional sprayers -
Hoffmann, W.C., Farooq, M., Walker, T.W., Fritz, B.K., Szumlas, D., Bernier, U.R., Hogsette Jr., J.A., Lan, Y., Huang, Y., Quinn, B.P., Smith, V.L., Robinson, C.A. 2009. Canopy penetration and deposition of barrier sprays from electrostatic and conventional sprayers. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 25:323-331.
Development and evoluation of a DMS-based method for the detection of insecticides. -
Structure-Activity Relationships of 33 Carboxamides as Toxicants Against Female Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) -
Pridgeon, Y.W., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Clark, G.G., Linthicum, K. 2010. Structure-Activity Relationships of 33 Carboxamides as Toxicants Against Female Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 47(2):172-178.
Effect of fabric construction on the protection from mosquito bites by Permethrin-treated U. S. military uniforms. -
Toxicity comparison of eight repellents against four species of female mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) -
Pridgeon, J.W., Bernier, U.R., Becnel, J.J. 2009. Toxicity comparison of eight repellents against four species of female mosquitoes. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 25(2):168-173.
Guidelines for efficacy testing of mosquito repellents for human skin -
WHO/HTM/NTD/WHOPES/2009.4
Development and Evaluation of a DMS-based Method for the Detection of Insecticides -
Laboratory Evaluation of Mosquito “Bite Protection” from Permethrin-Treated U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Army Uniforms -
Discovery of diurnal resting sites of phlebotomine sand flies in a village in southern Egypt. -
Hogsette, J.A., Hanafi, H.A., Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L., Fawaz, E.Y., Furman, B.D., Hoel, D.F. 2008. Discovery of dirunal resting sites of phlebotomine sand flies in a village in southern Egypt. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 24(4):601-603.
Residual efficacy of field applied permethrin, sumithrin, and resmethrin on plant foliage against adult mosquitoes -
Amoo, A.O.J., Xue, R.-D., Qualls, W.A., Quinn, B.P., Bernier, U.R. 2008. Residual efficacy of field-applied permethrin, d-phenothrin, and resmethrin on plant foliage against adult mosquitoes. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 24(4):543-549.
An Attractant for House Flies Based on Components Identified in Blackstrap Molasses -
EFFECT OF CHEMICAL LURES AND TRAP PLACMENT ON SAND FLY AND MOSQUITO COLLECTIONS WITH MMX TRAPS IN BAHRIF VILLAGE, ASWAN, EGYPT. -
Bernier, U.R., Hoel, D.F., Hogsette Jr., J. A., Hanafi, H.A., Kline, D.L. 2008. Effects of lures and trap placements on sand fly and mosquito traps. Proceedings of the International Congress of Urban Pests, Budapest, Hungary, p.171-175.
Synthesis and bioassay of novel mosquito repellents predicted from chemical structure -
Katritzky, A.R., Wang, Z., Slavov, S., Tsikolia, M., Dobchev, D., Akhmedov, N.G., Hall, C.D., Bernier, U.R., Clark, G.G., Linthicum, K.J. Synthesis and bioassay of improved mosquito repellents predicted from chemical structure. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA. 105(21):7359-7364.
Overview of Mosquito Research Programs at the United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Service, Center for Medical, Agricultural & Veterinary Entomology -
Linthicum, K., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Carlson, D.A., Geden, C.J., Clark, G.G., Hogsette, Jr, J.A., Kline, D.L. 2008. Overview of Mosquito Research Programs at the United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Service, Center for Medical, Agricultural & Veterinary Entomology. Wing Beats of the American Mosquito Control Association. 19(1):31-34.
Volatile compounds from the integument of white leghorn chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus L.): candidate attractants of ornithophilic mosquito species -
Bernier, U.R., Allan, S.A., Quinn, B.P., Kline, D.L., Barnard, D.R., Clark, G.G. 2008. Volatile compounds from the integument of white leghorn chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus L.): candidate attractants of ornithophilic mosquito species. Journal of Separation Science. 31:1092-1099.
Mosquito and Fly Control Research by the USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agriculture and Veterinary Entomology (CMAVE) in the Deployed War-Fighter Protection (DWFP) Program -
Linthicum, K., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Britch, S.C., Clark, G.G., Cooperband, M.F., Geden, C.J., Hogsette, Jr, J.A., Kline, D.L., Pereira, R.M., Wei Pridgeon, Y., Quinn, B.P., Reinert, J.F., Welch, C.H., Zhao, L. 2007. Mosquito and Fly Control Research by the USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agriculture and Veterinary Entomology (CMAVE) in the Deployed War-Fighter Protection (DWFP) Program. California Mosquito and Vector Control Association Proceedings. 75:131-133.
Evaluation of the enantiomers of 1-octen-3-ol and 1-octyn-3-ol as attractants for mosquitoes associated with a freshwater swamp in Florida, USA -
Kline, D.L., Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Welch, C.H. 2007. Evaluation of the enantiomers of 1-octen-3-ol and 1-octyn-3-ol as attractants for mosquitoes associated with a freshwater swamp in Florida, USA. Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 21(4) 323.
LABORATORY COMPARISON OF AEDES AEGYPTI (L.) ATTRACTION TO HUMAN ODORS AND TO SYNTHETIC HUMAN ODOR COMPOUNDS AND BLENDS -
Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R. 2007. Laboratory comparison of aedes aegypti (l.) attraction to human odors and to synthetic human odor compounds and blends. American Mosquito Control Association. Vol 23(3) 288-293.
Identification of Compounds from Etonia Rosemary (Conradina etonia). -
Quinn, B.P., Bernier, U.R., Booth, M.M. 2007. Identification of Compounds from Etonia Rosemary (Conradina etonia). Journal of Chromatography. 1160(2007)306-310
Chemical analysis of human odor and other animal odors to identify kairomones and allomones of mosquitoes. -
Bernier, U.R. 2007. Chemical analysis of human odor and other animal odors to identify kairomones and allomones of mosquitoes. Abstracts of Submitted Papers, Posters, and Symposia Presentations of the 73rd Annual Meeting of the AMCA. p. 46
Mosquito and Fly Control Research by the USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agriculture and Veterinary Entomology (CMAVE) in the Deployed War-Fighter Protection (DWFP) Program -
Linthicum, K., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Britch, S.C., Clark, G.G., Cooperband, M.F., Geden, C.J., Hogsette, Jr, J.A., Kline, D.L., Pereira, R.M., Pridgeon, Y.W., Quinn, B.P., Reinert, J.F., Welch, C.H., Zhao, L. 2007. Mosquito and Fly Control Research by the USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agriculture and Veterinary Entomology (CMAVE) in the Deployed War-Fighter Protection (DWFP) Program. Presented 75th Annual Conference Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California; February 4-7, 2009.
Laboratory studies of selected ketones, sulfides, and chloroalkanes on the host-seeking behavior of Aedes aegypti. -
USDA-ARS-CMAVE Pesticide Research for the DoD: A Needs-Based Program for Vector Control -
ANALYSIS OF EXTRACTED and volatile COMPONENTS IN BLACKSTRAP MOLASSES feed AS CANDIDATE HOUSE FLY ATTRACTANTS -
Quinn, B.P., Bernier, U.R., Geden, C.J., Hogsette Jr, J.A., Carlson, D.A. 2007. Analysis of extracted and volatile components in blackstrap molasses feed as candidate house fly attractants. Journal of Chromatography. A, 1139(2):279-284
Application of Bifenthrin as a Barrier Spray for protection against mosquitoes near Arkansas rice fields. -
Examination of Laundering Effects on the Bite Protection and Permethrin Content of Production Level Factory-Treated Marine Corps Combat Utility Uniforms (MCCUUs) -
The USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology: Developing new mosquito surveillance and control products -
Linthicum, K., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Carlson, D.A., Clark, G.G., Geden, C.J., Hogsette, Jr, J.A., Kline, D.L. 2006. The USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology: Developing new mosquito surveillance and control products. California Mosquito and Vector Control Association Proceedings. 74:83-86.
LABORATORY AND FIELD ASSESSMENT OF SOME KAIROMONE BLENDS FOR HOST-SEEKING AEDES AEGYPTI -
Williams, C.R., Ritchie, S.A., Bergbauer, R., Russell, R.C., Kline, D.L., Bernier, U.R., Geier, M. 2006. LABORATORY AND FIELD ASSESSMENT OF SOME KAIROMONE BLENDS FOR HOST-SEEKING AEDES AEGYPTI. Journal of the Mosquito Control Association. 22:641-647.
IDENTIFICATION OF COMPOUNDS IN GIRAFFE (GIRAFFA CAMELOPARDALIS) PELAGE FOR CANDIDATE MOSQUITOES REPELLENTS -
IDENTIFICATION OF COMPOUNDS IN THREE SPECIES OF FALSE ROSEMARY (CONRADINA SP.) NATIVE TO FLORIDA AS CANDIDATE MOSQUITO REPELLENTS -
USE OF ION MOBILITY SPECTROMETRY TO CHARACTERIZE ODOR PLUMES FROM FIELD RELEASE OF COMPOUNDS THAT MODIFY MOSQUITO HOST-SEEKING BEHAVIOR -
OLFACTOMETER AND LARGE CAGE EVALUATION OF A SOLID PHASE TECHNOLOGY FOR THE CONTROLLED PRODUCTION OF CO2 -
Kline, D.L., Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Posey, K.H. 2006. OLFACTOMETER AND LARGE CAGE EVALUATION OF A SOLID PHASE TECHNOLOGY FOR THE CONTROLLED PRODUCTION OF CO2. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 22(3):378-381.
Comparative responses of mosquito vectors of West Nile virus to light traps augmented with chemical attractant and to human hosts. -
Barnard, D.R., Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Clark, G.G., Kline, D.L., Linthicum, K., Knue, G.J. 2006. Comparative responses of mosquito vectors of West Nile virus to light traps augmented with chemical attractant and to human hosts.. International Congress of Dipterology.
STANDARD METHODS FOR TESTING MOSQUITO REPELLENTS -
Barnard, D.R., Bernier, U.R., Xue, R., Klun, J., Debboun, M. 2006. Standard methods for testing mosquito repellents. Book Chapter.
Human Emanations and Related Natural Compounds that Inhibit Mosquito Host-Finding Ability. -
Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L., Posey, K.H. 2006. Human Emanations and Related Natural Compounds that Inhibit Mosquito Host-Finding Ability. Insect repellents: principles, methods, and use. Chapter: 4.
CAN THE MOSQUITO LANDING RATE ON HUMANS BE PREDICTED FROM CDC LIGHT TRAP COLLECTIONS? -
Barnard, D.R., Knue, G.J., Kline, D.L., Bernier, U.R., Allan, S.A., Linthicum, K.J. 2005. Can the mosquito landing rate on humans be predicted from cdc light trap collections?. American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
LABORATORY EVALUATION OF AVIAN ODORS FOR MOSQUITO (DIPTERA:CULICIDAE) ATTRACTION -
Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L. 2006. Laboratory evaluation of avian odors for mosquito (diptera:culicidae) attraction. Journal of Medical Entomology. 43(2):225-231.
Attraction of mosquitoes to volatiles associated with blood -
Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L. 2006. Attraction of mosquitoes to volatiles associated with blood. Journal of Vector Ecology. 31(1):71-79.
SEX PHEROMONE OF THE TSETSE FLY, GLOSSINA AUSTENI (DIPTERA: GLOSSINIDAE): ISOLATION, IDENTIFICATION OF NATURAL HYDROCARBONS AND BIOASSAY OF SYNTHESIZED COMPOUNDS -
Carlson, D.A., Mramba, F., Sutton, B.D., Bernier, U.R., Geden, C.J., Mori, K. 2005. Sex pheromone of the tsetse fly, glossina austeni (diptera: glossinidae): isolation, identification of natural hydrocarbons and bioassay of synthesized compounds. Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 19:470-479.
EVALUATION OF OVIPOSITION SUBSTRATES AND ORGANIC INFUSIONS ON COLLECTION OF CULEX IN FLORIDA -
Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L. 2005. Evaluation of oviposition substrates and organic infusions on collection of culex in florida. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 21(3):268-273.
LABORATORY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF ATTRACTANTS, INHIBITORS AND REPELLENTS -
Bernier, U.R. 2007. Laboratory research and development of attractants, inhibitors and repellents. Technical Bulletin of the Florida Mosquito Control Association.
ANALYSIS OF VOLATILE COMPOUNDS EXTRACTED FROM MOLASSES FOR EVALUATION AS CANDIDATE FLY ATTRACTANTS -
Quinn, B.P., Bernier, U.R., Carlson, D.A., Hogsette Jr, J.A. 2005. Analysis of volatile compounds extracted from molasses for evaluation as candidate fly attractants . Proceedings of the ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics.
IDENTIFICATION OF CANDIDATE ATTRACTANT COMPOUNDS FROM CHICKEN FEATHERS FOR THE MOSQUITO VECTOR OF THE WEST NILE VIRUS BY GC/MS -
Santos, S.M., Bernier, U.R., Allan, S.A., Quinn, B.P., Booth, M.M., Kline, D.L., Barnard, D.R., Yost, R.A. 2005. Identification of candidate attractant compounds from chicken feathers for the mosquito vector of the west nile virus by gc/ms. Proceedings of the ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics.
COLLECTION OF CHICKEN VOLATILES IN SOLVENTS TO IDENTIFY CANDIDATE ATTRACTANTS OF ORNITHOPHILIC MOSQUITES IMPLICATED IN WEST NILE VIRUS TRANSMISSION -
Bernier, U.R., Allan, S.A., Quinn, B.P., Kline, D.L., Barnard, D.R. 2005. Collection of chicken volatiles in solvents to identify candidate attractants of ornithophilic mosquites implicated in west nile virus transmission. Proceedings of the ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics.
CHEMICAL IDENTIFICATION OF COMPOUNDS EMANATED BY BIRDS TO DISCOVER HOST-FINDING ATTRACTANTS OF CULEX MOSQUITOES -
Bernier, U.R., Allan, S.A., Quinn, B.P., Kline, D.L. 2005. Chemical identification of compounds emanated by birds to discover host-finding attractants of culex mosquitoes. 71st Annual Meeting American Mosquito Control Association.
ATTRACTION OF CULEX MOSQUITOES TO COMPOUNDS IDENTIFIED FROM BIRDS -
Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Kline, D.L. 2005. Attraction of culex mosquitoes to compounds identified from birds. 71st Annual Meeting American Mosquito Control Association.
DEVELOPMENT OF NEW SURVEILLANCE TECHNOLOGIES FOR CULEX MOSQUITOES -
Kline, D.L., Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Linthicum, K.J. 2005. Development of new surveillance technologies for culex mosquitoes. 2005 National Conference on West Nile Virus, San Jose, CA.
NOVEL RESEARCH EFFORTS TO PREVENT WEST NILE VIRUS TRANSMISSION AND CONTROL SPREAD OF INFECTED MOSQUITOES -
Linthicum, K., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R., Becnel, J.J., Bernier, U.R., Carlson, D.A., Hogsette Jr, J.A., Kline, D.L., Shuman, D. Novel research efforts to prevent west nile virus transmission and control spread of infected mosquitoes. 2005 National Conference on West Nile Virus in the United States, February 8-9, 2005; San Jose, California; pg. 13.
COMPARISON OF CONTACT AND SPATIAL REPELLENCY OF CATNIP OIL (NEPETEA) AND N,N-DIETHYL-3-METHYLBENZAMIDE (DEET) AGAINST FEMALE MOSQUITOES -
Bernier, U.R., Furman, K.H., Kline, D.L., Allan, S.A., Barnard, D.R. 2005. Comparison of contact and spatial repellency of catnip oil (nepetea) and n,n-diethyl-3-methylbenzamide (deet) against female mosquitoes. Journal of Medical Entomology. 42(3):306-311.
LABORATORY EVALUATION OF MOSQUITO TRAPS BAITED WITH A SYNTHETIC HUMAN ODOR BLEND TO CAPTURE AEDES AEGYPTI (DIPTERA: CULICIDAE) -
Silva, I.M., Eiras, A.E., Kline, D.L., Bernier, U.R. 2005. Laboratory evaluation of mosquito traps baited with a synthetic human odor blend to capture aedes aegypti (diptera: culicidae). American Mosquito Control Association. 21:229-233.
EVALUATION OF VOLATILE COMPOUND FROM BLOOD AS ATTRACTANTS OF ANTHROPOPHILIC AND ORNITHOPHILIC MOSQUITOES -
Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Booth, M., Kline, D.L., Barnard, D.R. 2004. Evaluation of volatile compound from blood as attractants of anthropophilic and ornithophilic mosquitoes. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
Chemical composition that attract arthropods -
Bernier, U.R., Barnard, D.R., Booth, M.M., Kline, D.L., Posey, K.H., Yost, R.A. 2004. Chemical composition that attract arthropods. U.S. Patent 6,800,279 B2.
CHEMICAL ANALYSIS AND LABORATORY BIOASSAYS OF HOST ODORS TO IDENTIFY COMPOUNDS THAT ATTRACT OR INHIBIT THE ATTRACTION OF MOSQUITOES -
Bernier, U.R., Allan, S.A., Carlson, D.A. 2004. Chemical analysis and laboratory bioassays of host odors to identify compounds that attract or inhibit the attraction of mosquitoes. Meeting Abstract.
BEHAVIORAL RESPONSES OF CULEX TO OVIPOSITION SITE ODORS -
Allan, S.A., Bernier, U.R., Carlson, D.A. 2004. Behavioral responses of culex to oviposition site odors. Meeting Abstract.
IDENTIFICATION OF CANDIDATE MOSQUITO ATTRACTANTS IN THE HEADSPACE OF BOVINE BLOOD -
Bernier, U.R., Booth, M.M., Allan, S.A., Kline, D.L., Barnard, D.R. 2003. Identification of candidate mosquito attractants in the headspace of bovine blood. American Society for Mass Spectrometry.
IDENTIFICATION BY GC/MS OF CHEMICALS FROM HUMAN AND AVIAN HOSTS THAT ATTRACT MOSQUITOES -
OTERO, S., BERNIER, U.R., KLINE, D.L., BARNARD, D.R., YOST, R.A. IDENTIFICATION BY GC/MS OF CHEMICALS FROM HUMAN AND AVIAN HOSTS THAT ATTRACT MOSQUITOES. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASMS CONFERENCE ON MASS SPECTROMETRY AND ALLIED TOPICS. 2003.
SYNERGISTIC ATTRACTION OF AEDES AEGYPTI (L.) TO BINARY BLENDS OF L-LACTIC ACID AND ACETONE, DICHLOROMETHANE, OR DIMETHYL DISULFIDE -
BERNIER, U.R., KLINE, D.L., POSEY, K.H., BOOTH, M.M., YOST, R.A., BARNARD, D.R. SYNERGISTIC ATTRACTION OF AEDES AEGYPTI (L.) TO BINARY BLENDS OF L-LACTIC ACID AND ACETONE, DICHLOROMETHANE, OR DIMETHYL DISULFIDE. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY. 2003. v.40(5).p.653-565.
REPELLENCY OF IR3535 TM, KBR3023, PARA-MENTHANE-3,8-DIOL, AND DEET TO BLACKSALT MARSH MOSQUITOES (DIPTERA: CULICIDAE) IN THE EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK USA -
BARNARD, D.R., BERNIER, U.R., POSEY, K.H., XUE, R. REPELLENCY OF IR3535 TM, KBR3023, PARA-MENTHANE-3,8-DIOL, AND DEET TO BLACKSALT MARSH MOSQUITOES (DIPTERA: CULICIDAE) IN THE EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK USA. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY. 2002. 39(6). p.895-899.
CHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF HUMAN SKIN EMANATIONS: COMPARISON OF VOLATILES FROM HUMANS THAT DIFFER IN ATTRACTION OF AEDES AEGYPTI (DIPTERA: CULICIDAE) -
BERNIER, U.R., KLINE, D.L., SCHRECK, C.E., YOST, R.A., BARNARD, D.R. CHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF HUMAN SKIN EMANATIONS: COMPARISON OF VOLATILES FROM HUMANS THAT DIFFER IN ATTRACTION OF AEDES AEGYPTI (DIPTERA: CULICIDAE). JOURNAL OF THE MOSQUITO CONTROL ASSOCIATION. 2002.v.18.p.186-195.
AN OLFACTOMETER EVALUATION OF CANDIDATE COMPOUNDS AS INHIBITORS OF AEDES AEGYPTI HOST-SEEKING BEHAVIOR -
KLINE, D.L., BERNIER, U.R., BARNARD, D.R., POSEY, K.H. AN OLFACTOMETER EVALUATION OF CANDIDATE COMPOUNDS AS INHIBITORS OF AEDES AEGYPTI HOST-SEEKING BEHAVIOR. AMERICAN MOSQUITO CONTROL ASSOCIATION. 2003. v.40(4).p.463-467.
EFFICACY OF VARIOUS TRAP TYPES AND ATTRACTANTS ON TABANID COLLECTIONS -
DISTINCTIVE HYDROCARBONS OF THE BLACK DUMP FLY, HYDROTAEA AENESCENS (DIPTERA: MUSCIDAE) -
SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR SPME GC/MS INVESTIGATIONS OF HOST EMANATIONS IN THEROLE OF MOSQUITO ATTRACTION -
FIELD TESTING NEW MOSQUITO ATTRACTANT BLENDS -
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THE USE OF TOPICALLY APPLIED INSECT REPELLENTS AND OTHER PERSONAL PROTECTIVE MEASURES FOR PREVENTION OF MOSQUITO ATTACK -
EVALUATION OF THREE DEET ALTERNATIVE REPELLENTS AGAINST SALT MARSH MOSQUITOES (DIPTERA: CULICIDAE) IN THE EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, FLORIDA, USA -
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MASS SPECTROMETRIC ANALYSIS OF HUMAN SKIN EMANATIONS TO IDENTIFY COMPOUNDS THAT INFLUENCE THE HOST-SEEKING BEHAVIOR OF MOSQUITOES. -
ANALYSIS OF HUMAN SKIN EMANATIONS BY GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY/MASS SPECTROMETRY. 2. IDENTIFICATION OF VOLATILE COMPOUNDS THAT ARE CANDIDATE ATTRACTANTS FOR YELLOW FEVER MOSQUITO (AEDES AEGYPTI) -
ATTRACTION OF LABORATORY MOSQUITOES USING CHEMICAL BLENDS BASED UPON EMANATIONS FROM HUMAN SKIN -
CUTICULAR HYDROCARBONS OF GLOSSINA AUSTENI AND GLOSSINA PALLIDIPES: SIMILARITIES BETWEEN POPULATIONS AND ACTIVITY AS SEX PHEROMONES -
GAS CHROMATOGRAPHIC/MASS SPECTROMETRIC ANALYSIS OF THE CUTICULAR HYDRO- CARBONS FROM PARASITIC WASPS OF THE GENUS SPALANGIA -
EFFECT OF VACUUM ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE FLAME IONIZATION DETECTOR FOR VACUUM-OUTLET GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY -
CUTICULAR HYDROCARBONS OF G. AUSTENI AND G. PALLIDIPES: ACTIVITY AS SEX PHEROMONES AND DIFFERENCES BETWEEN POPULATIONS -
TANDEM MASS SPECTROMETRIC DETERMINATION OF MOSQUITO ATTRACTANTS ORIGINATINGFROM HUMANS -
TANDEM MASS SPECTROMETRY OF HUMAN SKIN EMANATIONS FOR THE DETERMINATION OF MOSQUITO ATTRACTANTS -
ATTRACTION OF LABORATORY MOSQUITOES USING CHEMICAL BLENDS BASED UPON EMANATIONS FROM HUMAN SKIN -
IDENTIFICATION OF VOLATILE MOSQUITO ATTRACTANTS BY GC/MS AND GC/MS/MS -
DETERMINATION OF MOSQUITO ATTRACTANTS EMANATING FROM HUMAN SKIN BY TANDEM MASS SPECTROMETRY -
GC/MS ANALYSIS OF HUMAN SKIN EMANATIONS -
IDENTIFICATION OF MUSCIDIFURAX SPP., PARASITOIDS OF MUSCOID FLIES, BY COMPOSITION PATTERNS OF CUTICULAR HYDROCARBONS -
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