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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Genetic Improvement of Maize and Sorghum for Resistance to Biotic Stress

Location: Crop Genetics and Breeding Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Diurnal activities of the brown stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in and near tasseling corn fields - (Peer reviewed journal)

Screening for insect and disease resistance and aflatoxin accumulation in experimental maize hybrids - (Abstract only)

Developing maize germplasm lines with multiple insect and disease resistance and low aflatoxin contamination - (Abstract only)

APN1 is a functional receptor of Cry1Ac but not Cry2Ab in Helicoverpa zea - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wei, J., Zhang, M., Liang, G., Kongming, W., Guo, Y., Ni, X., Li, X. 2016. APN1 is a functional receptor of Cry1Ac but not Cry2Ab in Helicoverpa zea. Scientific Reports. p. 1-8. DOI: 10.1038/srep19179.

APN1 is a functional receptor of Cry1Ac but not Cry2Ab in Helicoverpa zea - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wei, J., Liang, G., Wu, K., Guo, Y., Ni, X., Li, X. 2016. APN1 is a functional receptor of Cry1Ac but not Cry2Ab in Helicoverpa zea. Scientific Reports. 6:19179.

Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage - 2015 - (Experiment station)
Ni, X., Harris-Shultz, K.R., Knoll, J.E., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G.D. 2015. Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage - 2015. In: J.D. Gassett, D.D. Dunn, H. Jordan, Jr., and J.L. Day (eds.), Georgia 2015 Soybean, Sorghum Grain and Silage and Summer Annual Forages Performance Tests - Annual Publication 103-7, pp. 63-65. December 2015. Available: http//www.swvt.uga.edu/2015/sysr15/AP103-7-srGrain-web.pdf (Experiment Station).

Multiple insect resistance in 53 commmercial corn hybrids - 2015 - (Experiment station)
Ni, X., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G.D. 2015. Multiple insect resistance in 53 commmercial corn hybrids - 2015. Georgia 2015 Corn Performance Tests, Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations, Annual Publication 101-7, pp. 33-36. Athens, GA, October 2015. http://www.swvt.uga.edu/2015/cn15/AP101-7insect.pdf

Multiple insect resistance in 53 commercial corn hybrids - 2015 - (Experiment station)
Ni, X., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G. 2015. Mulitiple insect resistance in 53 commercial corn hybrids - 2015. In: J.D. Gassett, D. Dunn, A.E. Coy, H. Jordan Jr., and J.L. Days (eds.), Georgia 2015 Corn Performance Tests, Georgia Agricultural Experiment Station Annual Publication 101-7, Athens, GA, October 2015.

Effect of planting date on insect and bird damage among grain sorghum hybrids - (Abstract only)

Aggregation and foraging behavior of imported cabbageworm (Lepidoptera: pieridae) adults on blue vervain flowers - (Peer reviewed journal)
Ni, X., Riley, D.G., Sparks, Jr., A.N. 2015. Unusual aggregation and foraging behavior of imported cabbageworm (Lepidoptera: pieridae) adults on blue vervain flowers. Journal of Entomological Science. 50(3):252-253.

Efficacy of silk channel injections with insecticides for management of Lepidopteran pests of sweet corn - (Peer reviewed journal)
Sparks, A.N., Gadal, L., Ni, X. 2015. Efficacy of silk channel injections with insecticides for management of Lepidopteran pests of sweet corn. Journal of Economic Entomology. 108(4):1869-1874.

Can we predict brown stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) abundance in corn using previous pheromone trap capture and early season weather data? - (Abstract only)

Assessment of insect and bird damage on grain sorghum hybrids - (Abstract only)

Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage-2014 - (Experiment station)
Ni, X., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G., Knoll, J.E., Harris-Shultz, K.R. 2014. Grain sorghum hybrid resistance to insect and bird damage-2014. In: J.L. Day, A.E. Coy, and J.D. Gasset (eds.), Georgia 2014 Soybean, Sorghum Grain and Silage, and Summer Annual Forages Performance Trials - Annual Publication 103-6, December 2014.

Multiple insect resistance in 77 commercial corn hybrids - 2014 - (Experiment station)
Ni, X., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G. 2014. Multiple insect resistance in 77 commercial corn hybrids. Georgia 2014 Corn Performance Tests, Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations, Annual Publication 101-6.

Common and unique cis-acting elements mediate xanthotoxin and flavone induction of the generalist P450 CYP321A1 - (Peer reviewed journal)
Zhang, C., Zhang, Y., Ni, X., Li, X. 2014. Common and unique cis-acting elements mediate xanthotoxin and flavone induction of the generalist P450 CYP321A1. Scientific Reports. 4:6490. doi: 10/1038/srep06490.

Integrated pest management is the lucrative bridge connecting the ever emerging knowledge islands of genetics and ecology - (Peer reviewed journal)
Ni, X., Lei, Z., He, K., Li, X., Li, X., Xu, W. 2014. Integrated pest management is the lucrative bridge connecting the ever emerging knowledge islands of genetics and ecology. Insect Science. 21(5):537-540.

Influence of brown stink bug feeding, planting date and sampling time on common smut infection of maize - (Peer reviewed journal)
Ni, X., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G., Carpenter, J.E., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Cottrell, T.E., Abdo, Z. 2014. Influence of brown stink bug feeding, planting date and sampling time on common smut infection of maize. Insect Science. 21(5):564-571.

Field screening of maize germplasm lines for whorl-feeding fall armyworm resistance - (Abstract only)

Changes in life history parameters of corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidus (Homoptera: Aphididae), under four different elevated temperature and CO2 combinations - (Peer reviewed journal)
Xie, H., Zhao, L., Wang, W., Wang, Z., Ni, X., Cai, W., He, K. 2014. Changes in life history parameters of corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidus (Homoptera: Aphididae), under four different elevated temperature and CO2 combinations. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107:1411-1418.

Fall armyworm and corn earworm resistance in the breeding crosses of maize inbreds with high levels of phytoalexins - (Abstract only)

Influence of host plant nitrogen fertilization on haemolymph protein profiles of herbivore Spodoptera exigua and on the endoparasitiod Cotesia marginiventris development - (Peer reviewed journal)
Chen, Y., Ruberson, J.R., Ni, X. 2014. Influence of host plant nitrogen fertilization on haemolymph protein profiles of herbivore Spodoptera exigua and on the endoparasitiod Cotesia marginiventris development. Biological Control. 70:9-16.

Assessment of 25 grain sorghum hybrids for resistance to insect and bird damage at three planting dates in 2013 - (Experiment station)
Ni, X., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G. 2013. Assessment of 25 grain sorghum hybrids for resistance to insect and bird damage at three planting dates in 2013. In: J. L. Day, A. E. Coy, and J. D. Gassett (eds.). Georgia 2013 Soybean, Sorghum Grain and Silage, and Summer Annual Forages Performance Tests. Georgia Agricultural Experiment Station Publication. 103-5.

Evaluation of fall armyworm resistance in maize germplasm lines using visual leaf injury rating and predator survey - (Peer reviewed journal)
Ni, X., Xu, W., Blanco, M.H., Williams, W.P. 2014. Evaluation of fall armyworm resistance in maize germplasm lines using visual leaf injury rating and predator survey. Insect Science. 21(5):541-555.

Multiple insect resistance in 70 commercial corn hybrids - 2013 - (Experiment station)
Ni, X., Toews, M.D., Buntin, G. 2013. Multiple insect resistance in 70 commercial corn hybrids - 2013. In: A. E. Coy, J. L. Day, and J. D. Gassett (eds.). Georgia Corn Performance Tests, Georgia Agricultural Experiment Station Annual Publication. 101-4.

Field evaluation of maize germplasm lines for both whorl- and ear-feeding insect resistance - (Abstract only)

Connecting agronomic practices with post-harvest insect and aflatoxin contamination - (Abstract only)

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