Current Publications | UNCG Biology

Recent publications by UNCG Biology Faculty:

UNCG color boxesAlkaloid Variation Among Epichloid Endophytes of Sleepygrass (Achnatherum robustum) and Consequences for Resistance to Insect Herbivores.
Shymanovich, T., Saari, S., Lovin, M. E., Jarmusch, A. K., Jarmusch, S. A., Musso, A. M., Charlton, N. D., Young, C. A., Cech, N. B., and Faeth, S. H. 2014.
J Chem Ecol, DOI 10.1007/s10886-014-0534-x

UNCG color boxesBottom – up regulates top – down: the effects of hybridization of grass endophytes on an aphid herbivore and its generalist predator.
Saari, S., Richter, S., Robbins, M., and Faeth, S. H. 2014.
Oikos 123: 545-552.

UNCG color boxesFlavonolignans from Aspergillus iizukae, a Fungal Endophyte of Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum).
El-Elimat, T., Raja, H. A., Graf, T. N., Faeth, S. H., Cech, N. B., and Oberlies, N. H. 2014.
Journal of Natural Products, 77, 193-199.

UNCG color boxesPreformed Scour Holes Associated with Road Building May Maintain Anuran Diversity in Urbanizing Areas.
Jennings, A. J. B., and Faeth, S. H. 2014.
Urban Naturalist, 1:1-15.

UNCG color boxesAltertoxins with potent anti-HIV activity from Alternaria tenuissima QUE1Se, a fungal endophyte of Quercus emoryi.
Bashyal, B. P., Wellensiek, B. P., Ramakrishnan, R., Faeth, S. H., Ahmad, N., Gunatilaka, A. A. L. 2014.
Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 22: 6112-6116.

UNCG color boxesThe frequency of multi-queen colonies increases with altitude in a Nearctic ant.
Heinze J., Rueppell O. 2014.
Ecological Entomology, 39: 527–529.

UNCG color boxesNew insight into particulate mineral and organic matter in coastal ocean waters through optical inversion.
Zhang, X., Stavn, R.H., Falster, A.U., Gray, D., and Gould, R.W. 2014.
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 149: 1-12.

UNCG color boxesZoonotic Disease in a Peripheral Population: Persistence and Transmission of Leishmania major in a Putative Sink-Source System in the Negev Highlands, Israel.
Berger, R., Wasserberg, G., Warburg, A., Orshan, L., and Kotler, BP. 2014.
Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 14(8): 592-600.

UNCG color boxesDetermining Functional Relations in Multivariate Oceanographic Systems: Model II Multiple Linear Regression.
Richter, SJ. and Stavn, R. 2014.
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31, 1663–1672.

UNCG color boxesVariation in terrestrial and aquatic sources of methylmercury in stream predators as revealed by stable mercury isotopes.
MTK Tsui, JD Blum, JC Finlay, SJ Balogh, Y Nollet, W Palen, M Power. 2014.
Environmental Science & Technology DOI: 10.1021/es500517s

UNCG color boxesXenobiotic effects on intestinal stem cell proliferation in adult honey bee (Apis mellifera L) workers.
Forkpah C., Dixon L.R., Fahrbach S.E., Rueppell O. 2014.
PLoS ONE, 9(3): e91180.

UNCG color boxesThe architecture of the pollen hoarding syndrome in honey bees: Implications for understanding social evolution, behavioral syndromes, and selective breeding.
Rueppell O. 2014.
Apidologie, 45:364-374.

UNCG color boxesImmunogene and viral transcript dynamics during parasitic Varroa destructor (Anderson) mite infection of developing honey bee (Apis mellifera L) pupae.
Kuster R.D., Boncristiani H.F., Rueppell O. 2014.
Journal of Experimental Biology, 217: 1710-1718.

UNCG color boxes10th Anniversary Update of International Medical Schools for U.S. Citizens: Considerations for Advisors and Prospective Students.
Crosby, P. and Cannon, R. 2014.
The Advisor 34: 11-16.

UNCG color boxesGenetic Counseling Revisited.
Cannon, R., Callanan, N., Stewart, R., and Hardy, M. 2014.
The Advisor 34: 63-67.

UNCG color boxesHump-shaped density-dependent regulation of mosquito oviposition site-selection by conspecific immature stages: theory, field test with Aedes albopictus, and a meta-analysis.
Wasserberg, G., Bailes, N., Davis, C., Yeoman, K. 2014.
PLoS ONE 9(3): e92658.

UNCG color boxesBottom–up regulates top–down: the effects of hybridization of grass endophytes on an aphid herbivore and its generalist predator.
Saari, S., Richter, S., Robbins, M., and Faeth, S.H. 2014.

UNCG color boxesFinding the missing honey bee genes: lessons learned from a genome upgrade.
Elsik C.G., Rueppell O., et al. 2014.
BMC Genomics, 15(1):86.

UNCG color boxesOrientation of colonized sand flies Phlebotomus papatasi, P. duboscqi, and Lutzomyia longipalpis (Diptera: Psychodidae) to diverse honeys using a 3-chamber in-line olfactometer.
G. Wasserberg, P. Kirsch, and E. D. Rowton. 2014.
Journal of Vector Ecology 39(1).

UNCG color boxesReproduction, social behavior, and aging trajectories in honey bee workers.
Dixon L. R., Kuster R.D., Rueppell O. 2014.
AGE, 36, 89-101.

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