Scientific Papers with participation of FAO/IAEA staff

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DE BEER, C.J., P. MOYABA, S.N. BOIKANYO, H. YAMADA, M.J. VREYSEN et al. (2017). Evaluation of radiation sensitivity and mating performance of Glossina brevipalpis males. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 11(3):e0005473.
DIEVAL, F., J. BOUYER and J.-F. FAFET (2017). An improved extraction method for surface dosage of insecticides on treated textile fabrics. Malaria Journal 16(1):14.
DOHINO, T., G.J. HALLMAN, T.G. GROUT, A.R. CLARKE, R. PEREIRA et al. (2017). Phytosanitary treatments against Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephri-tidae): Current situation and future prospects. Journal of Economic Entomology 110(1):67-79.
HALLMAN, G.J. (2017). Process control in phytosanitary irradiation of fresh fruits and vegetables as a model for other phytosanitary treatment processes. Food Control 72(B):372-377.
HALLMAN, G.J., E.I. CANCIO MARTÍNEZ, C.E. CÁCERES BARRIOS, M.J.B. VREYSEN, V. WORNOAYPORN et al. (2017). Phytosanitary cold treatment against Anastrepha grandis (Macquart) (Diptera: Tephritidae). Florida Entomologist 100(1):29-31.
KARIITHI, H.M., X. YAO, F. YU, P.E. TEAL, C.P. VERHOEVEN and D.G. BOUCIAS (2017). Responses of the housefly, Musca domestica, to the Hytrosavirus replication: Impacts on host's vitellogenesis and immunity. Frontiers in Microbiology 8:583.
MAMAI, W., N.S. BIMBILE-SOMDA, H. MAIGA, J.G. JUAREZ, Z.A.I. MUOSA, A.B. ALI, R.S. LEES and J.R.L. GILLES (2017). Optimization of mosquito egg production under mass rearing setting: effects of cage volume, blood meal source and adult population density for the malaria vector, Anopheles arabiensis. Malaria Journal 16:41.
MCINNIS, D.O., J. HENDRICHS, T. SHELLY, W. BARR and W. ENKERLIN (2017). Can polyphagous invasive tephritid pest populations escape detection for years under favorable climatic and host conditions? American Entomologist 63 (2): 89-99.


ABD-ALLA, A.M., H.M. KARIITHI, F. COUSSERANS, A.G. PARKER, M.J.B. VREYSEN et al. (2016). Comprehensive annotation of the Glossina pallidipes salivary gland hypertrophy virus from Ethiopian tsetse flies: A proteogenomics approach. Journal of General Virology 97:1010-1031.
AHMAD, S., I.U. HAQ, P. REMPOULAKIS, C. CÁCERES, M.J.B. VREYSEN et al. (2016). Artificial rearing of the olive fruit fly Bactrocera oleae (Rossi) (Diptera: Tephritidae) for use in the Sterile Insect Technique: improvements of the egg collection system. International Journal of Industrial Entomology 33(1):15-23.
AUGUSTINOS, A.A., I. UL HAQ, C. CACERES, K. BOURTZIS A.M. ABD-ALLA et al. (2016). Cryopreservation of embryos of the Mediterranean fruit fly Ceratitis capitata Vienna 8 genetic sexing strain. PLoS One 11(8):e0160232.
BALESTRINO, F., F. SCHAFFNER, D.L. FORGIA, A.I. PASLARU, P.R. TORGERSON et al (2016). Field evaluation of baited traps for surveillance of Aedes japonicus japonicus in Switzerland. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 30(1):64-72.
BALESTRINO, F., A. MATHIS, S. LANGS and E. VERONESI (2016). Sterilization of Hulecoeteomyia japonica japonica (= Aedes japonicus japonicus) (Theobald, 1901) by high-energy photon irradiation: implications for a sterile insect technique approach in Europe. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 30:278-285.
BALESTRINO, F., D.P. IYALOO, K.B. ELAHEE, A. BHEECARRY, F. CAMPEDELLI et al. (2016). A sound trap for Aedes albopictus (Skuse) male surveillance: Response analysis to acoustic and visual stimuli. Acta Tropica 164:448-454.
BARCLAY, H.J., R. STEACY, W. ENKERLIN and P. VAN DEN DRIESSCHE (2016). Modeling diffusive movement of sterile insects released along aerial flight lines. International Journal of Pest Management. 62(3): 228-244.
BOURTZIS, K., R.S. LEES, J. HENDRICHS and M.J.B. VREYSEN (2016). More than one rabbit out of the hat: Radiation, transgenic and symbiont-based approaches for sustainable management of mosquito and tsetse fly populations. Acta Tropica 157:115-130.
BOUYER, J., F. CHANDRE, J. GILLES and T. BALDET (2016). Alternative vector control methods to manage the Zika virus outbreak: more haste, less speed. The Lancet. Global health 4(6):e364.
BJELIS, M., L. POPOVIC, M. KIRIDZIJA, G. ORTIZ, R. PEREIRA (2016). Suppression of Mediterranean fruit fly using the Sterile Insect Technique in Neretva River Valley of Croatia, in: Sabater-Muñoz, B., Vera, T., Pereira, R. and Orankanok, W., (Eds.), Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance. pp. 29-45.
DE BEER, C.J., G.J. VENTER, K. KAPPMEIER GREEN, J. ESTERHUIZEN, M.J.B. VREYSEN et al. (2016). An update of the tsetse fly (Diptera: Glossinidae) distribution and African animal trypanosomosis prevalence in north-eastern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research 83(1):a1172.
DE BEER, C.J., G.J. VENTER and M.J.B. VREYSEN (2016). Improving the diet for the rearing of Glossina brevipalpis Newstead and Glossina austeni Newstead: Blood source and collection, processing, and feeding procedures. PLoS One 11(12):e0168799.
DOGAN, M., F. GUNAY, A. PUGGIOLI, F. BALESTRINO, C. ONCU et al. (2016). Establishment of a satellite rearing facility to support the release of sterile Aedes albopictus males. I. Optimization of mass rearing parameters. Acta Tropica 159:62-68.
ENKERLIN W., A. VILLASEÑOR, S. FLORES, D. MIDGARDEN, E. LIRA et al. (2016). Descriptive analysis of the factors affecting population fluctuation of the Mediterranean fruit fly (Ceratitis capitata, Wied.) in coffee areas located in Guatemala and its implications in IPM Strategies. in: Sabater-Muñoz, B., Vera, T., Pereira, R. and Orankanok, W., (Eds.), Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance. pp. 46-63.
ENKERLIN, W., P. RENDÓN, A. VILLASEÑOR, Á. VALLE, R. CASTAÑEDA (2016). Integrating bait stations as an IPM component in area-wide fruit fly operational programmes, in: Sabater-Muñoz, B., Vera, T., Pereira, R. and Orankanok, W., (Eds.), Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance. pp. 162-171.
FLORES, S., P. MONTOYA, L. RUIZ-MONTOYA, A. VILLASEÑOR, W. ENKERLIN et al. (2016). Population fluctuation of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) as a function of altitude in eastern Guatemala. Environmental Entomology 45(4):802-811.
GARIOU-PAPALEXIOU, A., M.C. GIARDINI, A.A. AUGUSTINOS, C. CACERES, K. BOURTZIS et al. (2016). Cytogenetic analysis of the South American fruit fly Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera:Tephritidae) species complex: Construction of detailed photographic polytene chromosome maps of the Argentinian Af. sp.1 member. PLoS One 11(6):e0157192.
GIMONNEAU, G., Y. ALIOUM, B. CENE, H. ADAKAL and J. BOUYER et al. (2016). Insecticide and repellent mixture pour-on protects cattle against animal trypanosomosis. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 10(12):e0005248.
HALLMAN, G.J. (2016). Phytosanitary irradiation of the invasive herbivorous terrestrial snail Cornu aspersum (Stylommatophora: Helicidae). Florida Entomologist 99(S2):156-158.
HALLMAN, G.J. (2016). Phytosanitary irradiation of Heliothis virescens and Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Florida Entomologist 99(S2):178-181.
HALLMAN, G.J. (2016). Generic phytosanitary irradiation treatment for "true weevils" (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) infesting fresh commodities. Florida Entomologist 99(S2):197-201.
HALLMAN, G.J. (2016). Generic phytosanitary irradiation dose of 300 Gy for the Insecta excluding pupal and adult Lepidoptera. Florida Entomologist 99(S2):206-210.
HALLMAN, G.J. and C.M. BLACKBURN (2016). Phytosanitary irradiation. Foods 5:8.
HALLMAN, G.J. and D.L. CHAPA (2016). Phytosanitary irradiation of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae). Florida Entomologist 99(S2):150-152.
HALLMAN, G.J. and P. LOAHARANU (2016). Phytosanitary irradiation – Development and application. Radiation Physics and Chemistry 129:39-45.
HALLMAN, G.J., Y.M. HÉNON, A.G. PARKER and C.M. BLACKBURN (2016). Phytosanitary irradiation: An overview. Florida Entomologist 99(S2):1-13.
HALLMAN, G.J., D. ZHANG and V. ARTHUR (2016). Generic phytosanitary irradiation dose for phytophagous mites (Sarcoptiformes: Acaridae; Trombidiformes: Eriophyidae, Tarsonemidae, Tenuipalpidae, Tetranychidae). Florida Entomologist 99(S2):202-205.
HALLMAN, G.J., J.C. LEGASPI and DARMAWI (2016). Phytosanitary irradiation of Diatraea saccharalis, D. grandiosella, and Eoreuma loftini (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Florida Entomologist 99(S2):182-185.
HAQ, I., M.J.B. VREYSEN, M. SCHUTZE, J. HENDRICHS and T. SHELLY (2016). Effects of Methyl eugenol feeding on mating compatibility of Asian population of Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) with African population and with B. carambolae. Journal of Economic Entomology 109(1):148-153.
KARIITHI, H.M., S. BOEREN, E.K. MURUNGI, J.M. VLAK and A.M.M. ABD-ALLA (2016). A proteomics approach reveals molecular manipulators of distinct cellular processes in the salivary glands of Glossina m. morsitans in response to Trypanosoma b. brucei infections. Parasites & Vectors 9:424.
KARIITHI, H.M., I.A. INCE, S. BOEREN, I.K. MEKI, A.M.M. ABD-ALLA et al. (2016). Comparative analysis of salivary gland proteomes of two Glossina species that exhibit differential hytrosavirus pathologies. Frontiers in Microbiology 7:89.
KHANH, L.D., L.Q. KHAI, N.T.T. HIEN, V.V. THANH, T.V.R. TRANG, R. PEREIRA (2016). Area-wide suppression of Bactrocera fruit flies in dragon fruit orchards in Binh Thuan, Viet Nam, in: Sabater-Muñoz, B., Vera, T., Pereira, R. and Orankanok, W., (Eds.), Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance. pp. 93-100.
KHOURY, H.J., K. MEHTA, V.S. DE BARROS, P.L. GUZZO and A.G. PARKER (2016). Dose assurance service for low energy X ray irradiators using an alanine-EPR transfer dosimetry system. Florida Entomologist 99(S2):14-17.
MAÏGA, H., D. DAMIENS, A. DIABATÉ, R.S. LEES J.R.L. GILLES et al. (2016). Large-scale Anopheles arabiensis egg quantification methods for mass-rearing operations. Malaria Journal 15:72.
MAMAI, W., R.S. LEES, H. MAIGA and J.R.L. GILLES (2016). Reusing larval rearing water and its effect on development and quality of Anopheles arabiensis mosquitoes. Malaria Journal 15:169.
MORAN, Z.R. and A.G. PARKER (2016). Near infrared imaging as a method of studying tsetse fly (Diptera: Glossinidae) pupal development. Journal of Insect Science 16(1):72.
MUNHENGA, G., B.D. BROOKE, J.R. GILLES, K. SLABBERT, A. KEMP et al. (2016). Mating competitiveness of sterile genetic sexing strain males (GAMA) under laboratory and semi-field conditions: Steps towards the use of the Sterile Insect Technique to control the major malaria vector Anopheles arabiensis in South Africa. Parasites & Vectors 9:122.
MYERS, S.M., E. CANCIO-MARTINEZ, G.J. HALLMAN, E.A. FONTENOT and M.J.B. VREYSEN (2016). Relative tolerance of six Bactrocera (Diptera: Tephritidae) species to phytosanitary cold treatment. Journal of Economic Entomology 109(6):2341-2347.
PAGABELEGUEM, S., S. RAVEL, A.H. DICKO, M.J. VREYSEN, A. PARKER et al. (2016). Influence of temperature and relative humidity on survival and fecundity of three tsetse strains. Parasites & Vectors 9:520.
PAGABELEGUEM, S., G. GIMONNEAU, M.T. SECK, M.J.B. VREYSEN, B. SALL et al. (2016). A molecular method to discriminate between mass-reared sterile and wild tsetse flies during eradication programmes that have a sterile insect technique component. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 10(2):e0004491.
PAPANICOLAOU A., M.F. SCHETELIG, P. ARENSBURGER, P.W. ATKINSON, K. BOURTZIS et al. (2016). The whole genome sequence of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann), reveals insights into the biology and adaptive evolution of a highly invasive pest species. Genome Biology 17:192.
REMPOULAKIS, P., G. TARET, I.U. HAQ, V. WORNOAYPORN, S. AHMED, U.S. TOMAS, T. DAMMALAGE, K. GEMBINSKY, G. FRANZ, C. CACERES and M.J.B. VREYSEN (2016). Evaluation of quality production parameters and mating behavior of novel genetic sexing strains of the Mediterranean fruit fly Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Tephritidae). PLoS One 11(6):e0157679.
SCHETELIG, M.F., A. TARGOVSKA, J.S. MEZA, K. BOURTZIS and A.M. HANDLER (2016). Tetracycline-suppressible female lethality and sterility in the Mexican fruit fly, Anastrepha ludens. Insect Molecular Biology 25(4):500-508.
SCOLARI, F., J.B. BENOIT, V. MICHALKOVA, E. AKSOY, A.M.M. ABD-ALLA et al. (2016). The spermatophore in Glossina morsitans morsitans: Insights into male contributions to reproduction. Scientific reports 6:20334.
VAN NIEUWENHOVE, G.A., A.V.F. OVIEDO, Y.M. DALTO, J. PEREZ, G.J. HALLMAN et al. (2016). Gamma radiation phytosanitary treatment against Trialeuroides vaporariorum (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Florida Entomologist 99(S2):130-133.
VAN NIEUWENHOVE, G.A., A.V. OVIEDO, J. PEREZ, M.J. RUIZ, G.J. HALLMAN et al. (2016). Gamma radiation phytosanitary treatment for Hemiberlesia lataniae (Hemiptera: Diaspididae). Florida Entomologist 99(S2):134-137.
VREYSEN, M.J.B., W. KLASSEN and J.E. CARPENTER (2016). Overview of technological advances toward greater efficiency and efficacy in sterile insect-inherited sterility programs against moth pests. Florida Entomologist 99(S1):1-12.
ZHANG, D., R.S. LEES, Z. XI, K. BOURTZIS and J.R.L. GILLES (2016). Combining the Sterile Insect Technique with the Incompatible Insect Technique: III-Robust mating competitiveness of irradiated triple Wolbachia-Infected Aedes albopictus males under semi-field conditions. PLoS One 11(3):e0151864.