Ming Shun Chen

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Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A BAC-based physical map of the Hessian fly genome anchored to polytene chromosomes
    Rajat Aggarwal
    Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    BMC Genomics 10:293. 2009
  2. pmc Unusual conservation among genes encoding small secreted salivary gland proteins from a gall midge
    Ming Shun Chen
    USDA ARS, Hard Winter Wheat Genetics Research Unit, 4008 Throckmorton Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:296. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Virulence analysis of Hessian fly populations from Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas
    Ming Shun Chen
    Plant Science and Entomology Research Unit, Grain Marketing and Production Research Center, USDA ARS, 1515 College Ave, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:774-80. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Analysis of transcripts and proteins expressed in the salivary glands of Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor) larvae
    Ming Shun Chen
    USDA ARS Plant Science and Entomology Research Unit, 4008 Throckmorton Hall, 1515 College Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Insect Physiol 54:1-16. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Characterization of two genes expressed in the salivary glands of the Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say)
    Xuming Liu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, 123 Waters Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 34:229-37. 2004
  6. pmc Identification of a novel aminopeptidase P-like gene (OnAPP) possibly involved in Bt toxicity and resistance in a major corn pest (Ostrinia nubilalis)
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23983. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Gene expression of different wheat genotypes during attack by virulent and avirulent Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor) larvae
    Xuming Liu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Chem Ecol 33:2171-94. 2007
  8. pmc Mobilization of lipids and fortification of cell wall and cuticle are important in host defense against Hessian fly
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:423. 2013
  9. pmc Reactive oxygen species are involved in plant defense against a gall midge
    Xuming Liu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Plant Physiol 152:985-99. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Characterization of six antibacterial response genes from the European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) larval gut and their expression in response to bacterial challenge
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Insect Physiol 57:345-55. 2011

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Publications25

  1. pmc A BAC-based physical map of the Hessian fly genome anchored to polytene chromosomes
    Rajat Aggarwal
    Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    BMC Genomics 10:293. 2009
    ..A physical map is needed to improve the ability to perform both positional cloning and comparative genomic analyses with the fully sequenced genomes of other dipteran species...
  2. pmc Unusual conservation among genes encoding small secreted salivary gland proteins from a gall midge
    Ming Shun Chen
    USDA ARS, Hard Winter Wheat Genetics Research Unit, 4008 Throckmorton Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:296. 2010
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  3. ncbi request reprint Virulence analysis of Hessian fly populations from Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas
    Ming Shun Chen
    Plant Science and Entomology Research Unit, Grain Marketing and Production Research Center, USDA ARS, 1515 College Ave, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:774-80. 2009
    ..97) with the percentages of susceptible plants in a virulence test. This suggests that virulence assays, which require less time and effort, can be used to approximate biotype composition...
  4. ncbi request reprint Analysis of transcripts and proteins expressed in the salivary glands of Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor) larvae
    Ming Shun Chen
    USDA ARS Plant Science and Entomology Research Unit, 4008 Throckmorton Hall, 1515 College Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Insect Physiol 54:1-16. 2008
    ..However, LC-MS/MS analysis of 64 proteins did not identify any SPs corresponding to the cDNA sequences. The lack of accumulation of SPs in the salivary glands indicated the SPs were likely secreted as soon as they were synthesized...
  5. ncbi request reprint Characterization of two genes expressed in the salivary glands of the Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say)
    Xuming Liu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, 123 Waters Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 34:229-37. 2004
    ..In situ hybridization revealed that the SSGP-11A1 gene is located on the short arm of chromosome A1 while SSGP-12A1 gene is on the long arm of chromosome A2...
  6. pmc Identification of a novel aminopeptidase P-like gene (OnAPP) possibly involved in Bt toxicity and resistance in a major corn pest (Ostrinia nubilalis)
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23983. 2011
    ..These results strongly suggest that the OnAPP gene could be involved in binding the Cry1Ab toxin in the ECB larval midgut and that mutations in this gene may be associated with Bt resistance in these two ECB strains...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gene expression of different wheat genotypes during attack by virulent and avirulent Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor) larvae
    Xuming Liu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Chem Ecol 33:2171-94. 2007
    ..To overcome this resistance, virulent larvae appeared to suppress antibiosis defense while inducing nutrient metabolism, weakening cell wall, and inhibiting plant growth...
  8. pmc Mobilization of lipids and fortification of cell wall and cuticle are important in host defense against Hessian fly
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:423. 2013
    ..Wheat - Hessian fly interaction follows a typical gene-for-gene model. Hessian fly larvae die in wheat plants carrying an effective resistance gene, or thrive in susceptible plants that carry no effective resistance gene...
  9. pmc Reactive oxygen species are involved in plant defense against a gall midge
    Xuming Liu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Plant Physiol 152:985-99. 2010
    ..Overall, our data indicate that class III peroxidases may play a role in ROS generation in resistant wheat and nonhost rice plants during response to Hessian fly attacks...
  10. doi request reprint Characterization of six antibacterial response genes from the European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) larval gut and their expression in response to bacterial challenge
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Insect Physiol 57:345-55. 2011
    ..This study provides additional insights into the expression of antibacterial response genes in O. nubilalis larvae and helps us better understand the immune defense response in O. nubilalis...
  11. pmc Aphid feeding activates expression of a transcriptome of oxylipin-based defense signals in wheat involved in resistance to herbivory
    Charles Michael Smith
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Chem Ecol 36:260-76. 2010
    ..These findings provide a foundation for the elucidation of the molecular basis for compatible- and incompatible plant-aphid interactions...
  12. pmc Deep sequencing and genome-wide analysis reveals the expansion of MicroRNA genes in the gall midge Mayetiola destructor
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66056, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:187. 2013
    ..The gall midge Mayetiola destructor, commonly known as the Hessian fly, is a destructive pest of wheat and model organism for studying gall midge biology and insect - host plant interactions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor) attack causes a dramatic shift in carbon and nitrogen metabolism in wheat
    Lieceng Zhu
    Department of Entomology, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 21:70-8. 2008
    ..In plants during incompatible interactions, most of the metabolic genes examined were not affected or down-regulated...
  14. doi request reprint Wheat Mds-1 encodes a heat-shock protein and governs susceptibility towards the Hessian fly gall midge
    Xuming Liu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Nat Commun 4:2070. 2013
    ..sp. tritici. Modification of susceptibility genes may provide broad and durable sources of resistance to Hessian fly, B. graminis f. sp. tritici, and other pests. ..
  15. pmc A super-family of genes coding for secreted salivary gland proteins from the Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor
    Ming Shun Chen
    USDA ARS, Plant Science and Entomology Research Unit, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Insect Sci 6:1-13. 2006
    ..The presence of a secretion signal peptide, the exclusive expression in the larval stage, and the clustered genomic organization indicate that this superfamily might be important for Hessian fly virulence/avirulence...
  16. doi request reprint A gut-specific chitinase gene essential for regulation of chitin content of peritrophic matrix and growth of Ostrinia nubilalis larvae
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, 123 Waters Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 40:621-9. 2010
    ..Therefore, for the first time, we provide strong evidence that OnCht plays an important role in regulating chitin content of the PM and subsequently affecting the growth and development of the ECB larvae...
  17. ncbi request reprint Electrical penetration graph analysis of the feeding behavior of soybean aphids on soybean cultivars with antibiosis
    Lieceng Zhu
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:2068-72. 2011
    ..Our study suggests that resistance factors exist in the phloem of the resistant soybean lines, and that these lines may contain antixenosis in addition to antibiosis...
  18. pmc Hessian fly-associated bacteria: transmission, essentiality, and composition
    Raman Bansal
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23170. 2011
    ..The bacteria associated with wheat seedlings may play an essential role in the wheat-HF interaction...
  19. doi request reprint Characterization and expression analysis of a gene encoding a secreted lipase-like protein expressed in the salivary glands of the larval Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say)
    Richard H Shukle
    Crop Production and Pest Control Research Unit, USDA ARS, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Insect Physiol 55:104-11. 2009
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  20. ncbi request reprint Enhanced esterase gene expression and activity in a malathion-resistant strain of the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris
    Yu Cheng Zhu
    Jamie Whitten Delta States Research Center, ARS USDA, Stoneville, PO Box 346, Mississippi 38776, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 34:1175-86. 2004
    ..1-fold higher level of esterase mRNA than the susceptible strain. The results of this study indicated that up-regulation of the esterase gene appeared to be related to the development of resistance in the tarnished plant bug...
  21. doi request reprint Major putative pesticide receptors, detoxification enzymes, and transcriptional profile of the midgut of the tobacco budworm, Heliothis virescens (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
    Yu Cheng Zhu
    USDA ARS JWDSRC, Stoneville, MS 38776, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 106:296-307. 2011
    ..Future development resistance management strategies could benefit from this study and help continue research to identify key genes targetable by classic and novel approaches...
  22. doi request reprint Serine and cysteine protease-like genes in the genome of a gall midge and their interactions with host plant genotypes
    Hang Chen
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 43:701-11. 2013
    ..destructor digestive proteases and their interactions with host plants, as well as potential targets for transgenic wheat plants. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Hessian fly (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) interactions with barley, rice, and wheat seedlings
    Ming Shun Chen
    Plant Science and Entomology Research Unit, Grain Marketing and Production Research Center, USDA ARS, 1515 College Ave, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:1663-72. 2009
    ..The resistance mechanism in rice was different from that in R gene resistant wheat. Hessian fly larvae grew a little and died more slowly in rice seedlings, whereas Hessian fly larvae died quickly without growth in resistant wheat...
  24. pmc A protein from the salivary glands of the pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum, is essential in feeding on a host plant
    Navdeep S Mutti
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:9965-9. 2008
    ..Thus, we infer that Protein C002 is crucial in the feeding of the pea aphid on fava bean...
  25. pmc Expressed sequence tags from larval gut of the European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis): exploring candidate genes potentially involved in Bacillus thuringiensis toxicity and resistance
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, 123 Waters Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    BMC Genomics 10:286. 2009
    ..Our goals were to establish an ECB larval gut-specific EST database as a genomic resource for future research and to explore candidate genes potentially involved in insect-Bt interactions and Bt resistance in ECB...