Jeffery S Pettis

Summary

Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genomic survey of the ectoparasitic mite Varroa destructor, a major pest of the honey bee Apis mellifera
    Scott R Cornman
    USDA ARS, Bee Research Laboratory, 10300 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Genomics 11:602. 2010
  2. pmc Pesticide exposure in honey bees results in increased levels of the gut pathogen Nosema
    Jeffery S Pettis
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 99:153-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Asymmetrical coexistence of Nosema ceranae and Nosema apis in honey bees
    Yanping Chen
    USDA ARS, Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 101:204-9. 2009
  4. pmc Genome sequencing and comparative genomics of honey bee microsporidia, Nosema apis reveal novel insights into host-parasite interactions
    Yan Ping Chen
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:451. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint A rapid survey technique for Tropilaelaps mite (Mesostigmata: Laelapidae) detection
    Jeffery S Pettis
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Bldg 476 BARC E, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1535-44. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Nosema ceranae is a long-present and wide-spread microsporidian infection of the European honey bee (Apis mellifera) in the United States
    Yanping Chen
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Bldg 476, BARC East, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 97:186-8. 2008
  7. pmc Molecular approaches to the analysis of deformed wing virus replication and pathogenesis in the honey bee, Apis mellifera
    Humberto F Boncristiani
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Virol J 6:221. 2009

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Publications7

  1. pmc Genomic survey of the ectoparasitic mite Varroa destructor, a major pest of the honey bee Apis mellifera
    Scott R Cornman
    USDA ARS, Bee Research Laboratory, 10300 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Genomics 11:602. 2010
    ..This sequence survey provides immediate resources for molecular and population-genetic analyses of Varroa-Apis interactions and defines the challenges ahead for a comprehensive Varroa genome project...
  2. pmc Pesticide exposure in honey bees results in increased levels of the gut pathogen Nosema
    Jeffery S Pettis
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 99:153-8. 2012
    ..Interactions between pesticides and pathogens could be a major contributor to increased mortality of honey bee colonies, including colony collapse disorder, and other pollinator declines worldwide...
  3. doi request reprint Asymmetrical coexistence of Nosema ceranae and Nosema apis in honey bees
    Yanping Chen
    USDA ARS, Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 101:204-9. 2009
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  4. pmc Genome sequencing and comparative genomics of honey bee microsporidia, Nosema apis reveal novel insights into host-parasite interactions
    Yan Ping Chen
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:451. 2013
    ..ceranae. Genome sequencing of N. apis and comparative genome analysis with N. ceranae, a fully sequenced microsporidia species, reveal novel insights into host-parasite interactions underlying the parasite infections...
  5. ncbi request reprint A rapid survey technique for Tropilaelaps mite (Mesostigmata: Laelapidae) detection
    Jeffery S Pettis
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Bldg 476 BARC E, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1535-44. 2013
    ..However, regulators may favor the sensitivity of the Drop test (collecting mites that fall to the bottom of a hive on sticky boards) over the less time-intensive Bump test...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nosema ceranae is a long-present and wide-spread microsporidian infection of the European honey bee (Apis mellifera) in the United States
    Yanping Chen
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Bldg 476, BARC East, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 97:186-8. 2008
    ..mellifera earlier than previously recognized. The spread of N. ceranae infection in A. mellifera warrants further epidemiological studies to identify conditions that resulted in such a widespread infection...
  7. pmc Molecular approaches to the analysis of deformed wing virus replication and pathogenesis in the honey bee, Apis mellifera
    Humberto F Boncristiani
    USDA ARS Bee Research Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Virol J 6:221. 2009
    ..In the present study, we developed a strand-specific RT-PCR-based method for analysis of Deformed Wing Virus (DWV) replication in honey bees and in honey bee parasitic mites, Varroa Destructor...