house fly

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Alias: Musca domestica

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  1. White N, Bownes M. Cloning and characterization of three Musca domestica yolk protein genes. Insect Mol Biol. 1997;6:329-41 pubmed
    ..We report here the isolation of cDNAs encoding three independent yolk proteins from the common housefly, Musca domestica. Expression of the three M. domestica yp genes is analysed both by Northern and in-situ hybridization...
  2. Meise M, Hilfiker Kleiner D, D bendorfer A, Brunner C, N thiger R, Bopp D. Sex-lethal, the master sex-determining gene in Drosophila, is not sex-specifically regulated in Musca domestica. Development. 1998;125:1487-94 pubmed
    ..A switch gene for sex determination, called F, has also been identified in the housefly, Musca domestica. An active F dictates female development, while male development ensues when F is inactive...
  3. Liu N, Zhang L. Identification of two new cytochrome P450 genes and their 5'-flanking regions from the housefly, Musca domestica. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2002;32:755-64 pubmed
    ..The homologous (90% identity) sequences of the 153-nt repeat were also found in the promoter region of CYP4G13v2. The homologous sequences of the repeat in other insect P450 gene promoter regions are discussed. ..
  4. Zhu F, Li T, Zhang L, Liu N. Co-up-regulation of three P450 genes in response to permethrin exposure in permethrin resistant house flies, Musca domestica. BMC Physiol. 2008;8:18 pubmed publisher
  5. Sha K, Conner W, Choi D, Park J. Characterization, expression, and evolutionary aspects of Corazonin neuropeptide and its receptor from the House Fly, Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae). Gene. 2012;497:191-9 pubmed publisher
    ..of genes encoding the neuropeptide Corazonin (MdCrz) and its putative receptor (MdCrzR) in the House Fly, Musca domestica. The MdCrz gene contains two introns, one within the 5' untranslated region and the other within the open ..
  6. Feyereisen R, Koener J, Farnsworth D, Nebert D. Isolation and sequence of cDNA encoding a cytochrome P-450 from an insecticide-resistant strain of the house fly, Musca domestica. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1989;86:1465-9 pubmed
    A cDNA expression library from phenobarbital-treated house fly (Musca domestica) was screened with rabbit antisera directed against partially purified house fly cytochrome P-450. Two overlapping clones with insert lengths of 1.3 and 1...
  7. Guzov V, Unnithan G, Chernogolov A, Feyereisen R. CYP12A1, a mitochondrial cytochrome P450 from the house fly. Arch Biochem Biophys. 1998;359:231-40 pubmed
    ..We cloned three putative insect mitochondrial P450s from larval house fly cDNA. These P450s are members of a new P450 family, CYP12...
  8. Capurro M, Moreira Ferro C, Marinotti O, James A, De Bianchi A. Expression patterns of the larval and adult hexamerin genes of Musca domestica. Insect Mol Biol. 2000;9:169-77 pubmed
    ..The expression patterns of the genes encoding the house fly, Musca domestica, hexamerins were determined by Northern analyses using cDNAs as probes...
  9. Kozaki T, Shono T, Tomita T, Kono Y. Fenitroxon insensitive acetylcholinesterases of the housefly, Musca domestica associated with point mutations. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2001;31:991-7 pubmed
    The cDNA of AChE in the housefly, Musca domestica, was sequenced and individual flies were genotyped by this gene in an inhibition assay of AChE activity with an organophaspate, fenitroxon...

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  1. Walsh S, Dolden T, Moores G, Kristensen M, Lewis T, Devonshire A, et al. Identification and characterization of mutations in housefly (Musca domestica) acetylcholinesterase involved in insecticide resistance. Biochem J. 2001;359:175-81 pubmed
    ..The housefly, Musca domestica, was one of the first insects shown to have this mechanism; here we report the occurrence of five mutations (..
  2. Kasai S, Scott J. Expression and regulation of CYP6D3 in the house fly, Musca domestica (L.). Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2001;32:1-8 pubmed
    Recently, a new cytochrome P450 gene, CYP6D3, was identified from house fly. CYP6D3 was found upstream of a related gene (CYP6D1) on autosome 1...
  3. Moreira C, Calvo E, Silva P, James A, deBianchi A, Marinotti O. The Musca domestica larval hexamerin is composed of multiple, similar polypeptides. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2003;33:389-95 pubmed
    The Musca domestica larval hexamerin (MdHex-L) is a hexameric glycoprotein with an apparent native molecular weight of 500 kDa. Seven different cDNAs that encode MdHex-L subunits were cloned and sequenced...
  4. Hediger M, Burghardt G, Siegenthaler C, Buser N, Hilfiker Kleiner D, Dübendorfer A, et al. Sex determination in Drosophila melanogaster and Musca domestica converges at the level of the terminal regulator doublesex. Dev Genes Evol. 2004;214:29-42 pubmed
    ..Wilkins' 1995 hypothesis finds support from our comparative studies in Drosophila melanogaster and Musca domestica, two dipteran species that separated some 120 million years ago...
  5. Burghardt G, Hediger M, Siegenthaler C, Moser M, D bendorfer A, Bopp D. The transformer2 gene in Musca domestica is required for selecting and maintaining the female pathway of development. Dev Genes Evol. 2005;215:165-76 pubmed publisher
    We present the isolation and functional analysis of a transformer2 homologue Mdtra2 in the housefly Musca domestica. Compromising the activity of this gene by injecting dsRNA into embryos causes complete sex reversal of genotypically ..
  6. Liang Y, Wang J, Zhao X, Du X, Xue J. Molecular cloning and characterization of cecropin from the housefly (Musca domestica), and its expression in Escherichia coli. Dev Comp Immunol. 2006;30:249-57 pubmed publisher
    A cDNA encoding housefly (Musca domestica) cecropin transcript was isolated from total RNA using RT-PCR, 3'RACE, and lambda gt11 cDNA library screening, and was expressed in Escherichia coli...
  7. Gao J, Scott J. Role of the transcriptional repressor mdGfi-1 in CYP6D1v1-mediated insecticide resistance in the house fly, Musca domestica. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2006;36:387-95 pubmed publisher
    ..repressor in vertebrates and has been implicated in control of CYP6D1 expression in house flies (Musca domestica)...
  8. Gao J, Deacutis J, Scott J. Characterization of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunit gene Mdalpha2 from the house fly, Musca domestica. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. 2007;64:30-42 pubmed publisher
    ..acetylcholine receptor (nAChR) subunit gene, Mdalpha2, was isolated and characterized from the house fly, Musca domestica. This is the first nAChR family member cloned from house flies...
  9. Gao J, Deacutis J, Scott J. The nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunit Mdalpha6 from Musca domestica is diversified via post-transcriptional modification. Insect Mol Biol. 2007;16:325-34 pubmed publisher
    ..cloned and characterized from an insecticide-susceptible and a spinosad-resistant strain of the house fly, Musca domestica. The cDNAs contain a 1470-bp open reading frame encoding 490 amino acid residues, 415-bp 5' untranslated ..
  10. Gao J, Deacutis J, Scott J. The nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunits Mdalpha5 and Mdbeta3 on autosome 1 of Musca domestica are not involved in spinosad resistance. Insect Mol Biol. 2007;16:691-701 pubmed publisher
    ..characterized from an insecticide-susceptible (aabys) and spinosad resistant (rspin) strain of the house fly, Musca domestica. The Mdalpha5 and Mdbeta3 cDNAs encode proteins of 781 and 432 amino acid residues, respectively...
  11. Ren Q, Zhao X, Wang J. Molecular characterization and expression analysis of a chicken-type lysozyme gene from housefly (Musca domestica). J Genet Genomics. 2009;36:7-16 pubmed publisher
    ..The cDNA of a chicken-type lysozyme gene (Mdlys) was cloned from housefly (Musca domestica)...
  12. Padilha M, Pimentel A, Ribeiro A, Terra W. Sequence and function of lysosomal and digestive cathepsin D-like proteinases of Musca domestica midgut. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2009;39:782-91 pubmed publisher
    b>Musca domestica larvae display in anterior and middle midgut contents, a proteolytic activity with pH optimum of 3.0-3.5 and kinetic properties like cathepsin D...
  13. Tang T, Huang D, Zhou C, Li X, Xie Q, Liu F. Molecular cloning and expression patterns of copper/zinc superoxide dismutase and manganese superoxide dismutase in Musca domestica. Gene. 2012;505:211-20 pubmed publisher
    ..encode 261 and 214 amino acid residues respectively were identified and characterized from the housefly Musca domestica. The high similarity of MdSOD1 and MdSOD2 with SODs from other organisms indicated that they should be two ..
  14. Benelli G, Pavela R, Lupidi G, Nabissi M, Petrelli R, Ngahang Kamte S, et al. The crop-residue of fiber hemp cv. Futura 75: from a waste product to a source of botanical insecticides. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;25:10515-10525 pubmed publisher
    ..three insect targets: the larvae of Culex quinquefasciatus and Spodoptera littoralis and the adults of Musca domestica. The essential oil from inflorescences, showing (E)-caryophyllene (21.4%), myrcene (11...
  15. Sharma A, Heinze S, Wu Y, Kohlbrenner T, Morilla I, Brunner C, et al. Male sex in houseflies is determined by Mdmd, a paralog of the generic splice factor gene CWC22. Science. 2017;356:642-645 pubmed publisher
    ..We identified a gene, Musca domesticamale determiner (Mdmd), as the M-factor...
  16. Su H, Bai X, Zeng T, Lu Y, Qi Y. Identification, characterization and expression analysis of transient receptor potential channel genes in the oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis. BMC Genomics. 2018;19:674 pubmed publisher
    ..dorsalis with those in D. melanogaster, Glossina morsitans, Musca domestica and the closely related Ceratitis capitata, and TRPs from mosquitoes, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera, Coleoptera ..
  17. Sagri E, Reczko M, Gregoriou M, Tsoumani K, Zygouridis N, Salpea K, et al. Olive fly transcriptomics analysis implicates energy metabolism genes in spinosad resistance. BMC Genomics. 2014;15:714 pubmed publisher
    ..g., Drosophila melanogaster) but excluded in others (e.g., Musca domestica)...
  18. Grabowski N, Klein G. Microbiology of processed edible insect products - Results of a preliminary survey. Int J Food Microbiol. 2017;243:103-107 pubmed publisher
    ..domesticus, L. migatoria, Alphitobius diaperinus, Tenebrio molitor, B. mori, Hermetia illucens, and Musca domestica), powdered (H. illucens, T. molitor) and other (incl. deep-frozen B...
  19. Boguś M, Włóka E, Wronska A, Kaczmarek A, Kazek M, Zalewska K, et al. Cuticle hydrolysis in four medically important fly species by enzymes of the entomopathogenic fungus Conidiobolus coronatus. Med Vet Entomol. 2017;31:23-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Calliphoridae), Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus), Lucilia sericata (Meigen) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) and Musca domestica (Linnaeus) (Diptera: Muscidae) are resistant, but adults exposed to C.?coronatus quickly perish...
  20. Huang Y, Ma F, Wang W, Ren Q. Identification and molecular characterization of a peritrophin-like gene, involved in the antibacterial response in Chinese mitten crab, Eriocheir sinensis. Dev Comp Immunol. 2015;50:129-38 pubmed publisher
    ..analysis showed that EsPT was clustered together with 2 insect peritrophin-44-like proteins (MdP44L from Musca domestica and CcP44L from Ceratitis capitata), an insect chitin binding peritrophin-A domain containing protein (CfPT ..
  21. Benelli G, Pavela R, Drenaggi E, Maggi F. Insecticidal efficacy of the essential oil of jambú (Acmella oleracea (L.) R.K. Jansen) cultivated in central Italy against filariasis mosquito vectors, houseflies and moth pests. J Ethnopharmacol. 2019;229:272-279 pubmed publisher
    ..filariasis vector, Culex quinquefasciatus, the Egyptian cotton worm, Spodoptera littoralis, and the housefly, Musca domestica. The chemical composition of the essential oil was achieved by GC-FID and GC-MS analyses...
  22. Hassan S, Fouda A, Radwan A, Salem S, Barghoth M, Awad M, et al. Endophytic actinomycetes Streptomyces spp mediated biosynthesis of copper oxide nanoparticles as a promising tool for biotechnological applications. J Biol Inorg Chem. 2019;: pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, Larvicidal efficacy against Musca domestica and Culex pipiens was evaluated...
  23. Solà Ginés M, González López J, Cameron Veas K, Piedra Carrasco N, Cerdà Cuéllar M, Migura Garcia L. Houseflies (Musca domestica) as Vectors for Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase-Producing Escherichia coli on Spanish Broiler Farms. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:3604-11 pubmed publisher
    ..ESBLs in flies reflect the contamination status of the farm environment. Additionally, this study demonstrates the potential contribution of flies to the dissemination of virulence and resistance genes into different ecological niches. ..
  24. Saleem F, Shakoori A. The First Cry2Ac-Type Protein Toxic to Helicoverpa armigera: Cloning and Overexpression of Cry2ac7 Gene from SBS-BT1 Strain of Bacillus thuringiensis. Toxins (Basel). 2017;9: pubmed publisher
    ..as well as inclusion bodies were used in bioassays against larvae of Helicoverpa armigera and Musca domestica. The freeze-dried protein was toxic to H...
  25. Teh C, Nazni W, Nurulhusna A, Norazah A, Lee H. Determination of antibacterial activity and minimum inhibitory concentration of larval extract of fly via resazurin-based turbidometric assay. BMC Microbiol. 2017;17:36 pubmed publisher
    ..inhibitory concentrations (MICs) of larval extract of flies, namely Lucilia cuprina, Sarcophaga peregrina and Musca domestica against 4 pathogenic bacteria [Staphylococcus aureus, methicillin-resistant S...
  26. Gazara R, Cardoso C, Bellieny Rabelo D, Ferreira C, Terra W, Venancio T. De novo transcriptome sequencing and comparative analysis of midgut tissues of four non-model insects pertaining to Hemiptera, Coleoptera, Diptera and Lepidoptera. Gene. 2017;627:85-93 pubmed publisher
    ..transcriptomes of four non-model insects from four distinct orders: Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera), Musca domestica (Diptera), Tenebrio molitor (Coleoptera) and Dysdercus peruvianus (Hemiptera)...
  27. Qian C, Fang Q, Wang L, Ye G. Molecular Cloning and Functional Studies of Two Kazal-Type Serine Protease Inhibitors Specifically Expressed by Nasonia vitripennis Venom Apparatus. Toxins (Basel). 2015;7:2888-905 pubmed publisher
    ..on the phenoloxidase (PO) activity and prophenoloxidase (PPO) activation of hemolymph from a host pupa, Musca domestica. Results showed PPO activation in host hemolymph was inhibited by both recombinant proteins; however, there ..
  28. Kotze A, Hines B, Bagnall N, Anstead C, Gupta P, Reid R, et al. Histone deacetylase enzymes as drug targets for the control of the sheep blowfly, Lucilia cuprina. Int J Parasitol Drugs Drug Resist. 2015;5:201-8 pubmed publisher
    ..blowfly HDACs 1 and 3 have high sequence identity with corresponding human and other Dipteran insect HDACs (Musca domestica and Drosophila melanogaster)...
  29. Mishra S, Kumar P, Malik A. The effect of Beauveria bassiana infection on cell mediated and humoral immune response in house fly, Musca domestica L. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015;22:15171-8 pubmed publisher
    ..infections by overcoming insect's immune response could be a successful control agent for the house fly, Musca domestica L. which is a major domestic, medical, and veterinary pest...
  30. Gao Y, Tang T, Gu J, Sun L, Gao X, Ma X, et al. Downregulation of the Musca domestica peptidoglycan recognition protein SC (PGRP-SC) leads to overexpression of antimicrobial peptides and tardy pupation. Mol Immunol. 2015;67:465-74 pubmed publisher
    ..from an evolutionary angle, we identified and functionally characterized the PGRP-SC gene in the housefly Musca domestica, a species that has adapted to a septic environment much harsher than the natural habitat of Drosophila...
  31. Cárcamo M, Felchicher F, Duarte J, Bernardi E, Ribeiro P. Horizontal Transmission of Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) and Metarhizium anisopliae (Hypocreales: Clavicipitaceae) in Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae). J Econ Entomol. 2015;108:1579-86 pubmed publisher
    ..bassiana Vuillemin and Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschnikoff) Sorokin are fungi with potential for controlling Musca domestica L. However, the impact on this dipteral may vary depending on the fungal isolates and the methodology used...
  32. Zhang Y, Li J, Ma Z, Shan C, Gao X. Multiple mutations and overexpression of the MdaE7 carboxylesterase gene associated with male-linked malathion resistance in housefly, Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae). Sci Rep. 2018;8:224 pubmed publisher
    ..N-MRS, were selected and used to clarify mechanisms of sex-associated malathion resistance in the housefly, Musca domestica. Compared with the lab-susceptible CSS strain, susceptible females and resistant males were observed in the ..
  33. Čičková H, Newton G, Lacy R, Kozánek M. The use of fly larvae for organic waste treatment. Waste Manag. 2015;35:68-80 pubmed publisher
    ..have shown that several fly species are well suited for biodegradation of organic waste, with the house fly (Musca domestica L.) and the black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens L...
  34. Saccone G, Louis C, Zhang H, Petrella V, Di Natale M, Perri M, et al. Male-specific phosphorylated SR proteins in adult flies of the Mediterranean fruitfly Ceratitis capitata. BMC Genet. 2014;15 Suppl 2:S6 pubmed publisher
    ..melanogaster, Ceratitis capitata (Medfly) and Musca domestica (Housefly)...
  35. Shah R, Abbas N, Shad S. Assessment of resistance risk in Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae) to methoxyfenozide. Acta Trop. 2015;149:32-7 pubmed publisher
    ..is an effective larvicide against many pests of public health and veterinary importance including house fly, Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae)...
  36. Sandí Villalobos C, Jaikel Víquez D, Riggioni Cordero O. [Type I hypersensitivity to nocturnal Lepidoptera in a Costa Rican allergic population]. Rev Alerg Mex. 2015;62:189-95 pubmed
    ..pteronyssinus, Dermatophagoides farinae and Tyrophagus putrescentiae) and insects (Periplaneta americana and Musca domestica). Also, we analyzed the demographics and symptoms of the patients...
  37. Ranjbar R, Izadi M, Hafshejani T, Khamesipour F. Molecular detection and antimicrobial resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae from house flies (Musca domestica) in kitchens, farms, hospitals and slaughterhouses. J Infect Public Health. 2016;9:499-505 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigated the possible role of house flies (Musca domestica) as vectors in the transmission of Klebsiella pneumoniae in Chaharmahal VA Bakhtiari and Isfahan provinces of ..
  38. Haseyama K, Wiegmann B, Almeida E, De Carvalho C. Say goodbye to tribes in the new house fly classification: A new molecular phylogenetic analysis and an updated biogeographical narrative for the Muscidae (Diptera). Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2015;89:1-12 pubmed publisher
  39. El Zayyat E, Soliman M, Elleboudy N, Ofaa S. Musca domestica laboratory susceptibility to three ethnobotanical culinary plants. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015;22:15844-52 pubmed publisher
    Throughout history, synanthropic Musca domestica had remained a worldwide problem whenever poor sanitation and bad hygienic conditions exists...
  40. Silahuddin S, Latif B, Kurahashi H, Walter D, Heo C. The Importance of Habitat in the Ecology of Decomposition on Rabbit Carcasses in Malaysia: Implications in Forensic Entomology. J Med Entomol. 2015;52:9-23 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Musca domestica L., Atherigona sp...
  41. Ferreira V, Barcellos I, Carramaschi I, Santos Mallet J, Queiroz M, Zahner V. Larvicidal activity and effects on post embrionary development of laboratory reared Musca domestica (Linnaeus, 1758) (Diptera: Muscidae), treated with Brevibacillus laterosporus (Laubach) spore suspensions. J Invertebr Pathol. 2016;137:54-57 pubmed publisher
    ..94×10(9)CFU/mL in the diet, induced a level of 70% mortality in larvae of Musca domestica. No sublethal effects, upon feeding activity or development were recorded...
  42. Davies M, Anderson M, Hilton A. Acquisition and retention of Clostridium difficile by Musca domestica larvae and pupae during metamorphosis. J Hosp Infect. 2017;95:410-414 pubmed publisher
    Transfer of Clostridium difficile by Musca domestica has been demonstrated, revealing their potential for disseminating infection in the hospital environment. To determine the ability of M. domestica larvae to acquire and retain C...
  43. Alves T, Lara G, Maluta R, Ribeiro M, Leite D. Carrier flies of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli as potential dissemination agent in dairy farm environment. Sci Total Environ. 2018;633:1345-1351 pubmed publisher
    ..Of 94 flies collected, Musca domestica was the most frequently found in the two farms. We isolated 198 E...
  44. Khan H, Akram W, Arshad M, Hafeez F. Toxicity and resistance of field collected Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) against insect growth regulator insecticides. Parasitol Res. 2016;115:1385-90 pubmed publisher
    The house fly, Musca domestica, is a serious pest of public health importance with the ability to develop insecticide resistance...
  45. Shah R, Azhar F, Shad S, Walker W, Azeem M, Binyameen M. Effects of different animal manures on attraction and reproductive behaviors of common house fly, Musca domestica L. Parasitol Res. 2016;115:3585-98 pubmed publisher
    ..oviposition period, fecundity (number of eggs laid by a female), and longevity of freshly emerged Musca domestica L...
  46. Phoku J, Barnard T, Potgieter N, Dutton M. Mycotoxigenic potentials of the genera: Aspergillus, Fusarium and Penicillium isolated from houseflies (Musca domestica L.). Acta Trop. 2017;168:29-36 pubmed publisher
    A study on the potential of houseflies (Musca domestica L.) to spread fungal spores in Gauteng Province, South Africa proved that houseflies are vectors for fungal spores...
  47. Cervelin V, Fongaro G, Pastore J, Engel F, Reimers M, Viancelli A. Enterobacteria associated with houseflies (Musca domestica) as an infection risk indicator in swine production farms. Acta Trop. 2018;185:13-17 pubmed publisher
    Houseflies (Musca domestica) spend part of their life development on animal or human manure. Manure is high in pathogenic microbes; thus, houseflies have been known as a mechanical vector for various important zoonotic diseases...
  48. Hickman A, Ewis H, Li X, Knapp J, Laver T, Doss A, et al. Structural basis of hAT transposon end recognition by Hermes, an octameric DNA transposase from Musca domestica. Cell. 2014;158:353-367 pubmed publisher
  49. Khan H, Abbas N, Shad S, Afzal M. Genetics and realized heritability of resistance to imidacloprid in a poultry population of house fly, Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae) from Pakistan. Pestic Biochem Physiol. 2014;114:38-43 pubmed publisher
    ..post-synaptic, nicotinic insecticide, has been commonly used for the management of different pests including Musca domestica worldwide. Many pests have developed resistance to this insecticide...
  50. Kassiri H, Zarrin M, Veys Behbahani R, Faramarzi S, Kasiri A. Isolation and Identification of Pathogenic Filamentous Fungi and Yeasts From Adult House Fly (Diptera: Muscidae) Captured From the Hospital Environments in Ahvaz City, Southwestern Iran. J Med Entomol. 2015;52:1351-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Musca domestica L., 1758 is capable of transferring a number of pathogenic viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites to animals and humans...
  51. Khan H, Akram W, Khan T, Haider M, Iqbal N, Zubair M. Risk assessment, cross-resistance potential, and biochemical mechanism of resistance to emamectin benzoate in a field strain of house fly (Musca domestica Linnaeus). Chemosphere. 2016;151:133-7 pubmed publisher
    ..a broad-spectrum agrochemical belonging to the avermectin group of pesticides, was reported in house flies (Musca domestica L.) collected from Punjab, Pakistan, in 2013...
  52. Ong S, Ahmad H, Jaal Z, Rus A, Fadzlah F. Comparison of Intrinsic Rate of Different House Fly Densities in a Simulated Condition: A Prediction for House Fly Population and Control Threshold. J Med Entomol. 2017;54:24-29 pubmed publisher
    ..for a pest is common prior to initiating a pest control program; however, previous studies related to the house fly control threshold for a poultry farm are insufficient for determining such a threshold...
  53. Pava Ripoll M, Pearson R, Miller A, Tall B, Keys C, Ziobro G. Ingested Salmonella enterica, Cronobacter sakazakii, Escherichia coli O157:H7, and Listeria monocytogenes: transmission dynamics from adult house flies to their eggs and first filial (F1) generation adults. BMC Microbiol. 2015;15:150 pubmed publisher
    ..there is little evidence about the transmission dynamics of ingested foodborne bacteria by adult house flies (Musca domestica) to their progeny...
  54. Vallejo C, Lee J, Keesling J, Geden C, Lietze V, Boucias D. A Mathematic Model That Describes Modes of MdSGHV Transmission within House Fly Populations. Insects. 2013;4:683-93 pubmed publisher
    In this paper it is proposed that one potential component by which the Musca domestica salivary gland hypertrophy virus (MdSGHV) infects individual flies is through cuticular damage...
  55. Niraj R, Saini V, Kumar A. QSAR analyses of organophosphates for insecticidal activity and its in-silico validation using molecular docking study. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 2015;40:886-94 pubmed publisher
    ..OPs, by completely different computational approach of molecular docking against the target AChE protein of Musca domestica. The dock scores were observed to be in good correlation with 2D-QSAR and 3D-QSAR with CoMFA predicted ..
  56. Phoku J, Barnard T, Potgieter N, Dutton M. Fungal dissemination by housefly (Musca domestica L.) and contamination of food commodities in rural areas of South Africa. Int J Food Microbiol. 2016;217:177-81 pubmed publisher
    Several insects that act as vectors, including houseflies (Musca domestica L.), are often considered to be an important source of fungal contamination in human foods...
  57. Balabanidou V, Kampouraki A, Maclean M, Blomquist G, Tittiger C, Juárez M, et al. Cytochrome P450 associated with insecticide resistance catalyzes cuticular hydrocarbon production in Anopheles gambiae. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016;113:9268-73 pubmed publisher
    ..orthologs of the CYP4G1/2 enzymes that catalyze the final step of CHC biosynthesis in Drosophila and Musca domestica, respectively...
  58. Zhao Y, Wang W, Zhu F, Wang X, Wang X, Lei C. The gut microbiota in larvae of the housefly Musca domestica and their horizontal transfer through feeding. AMB Express. 2017;7:147 pubmed publisher
    b>House fly larvae provide a prolific and sustainable source of proteins used in poultry and fish feed. Wheat bran is a superior diet for house fly larvae and has been widely investigated to exploit its potential in the food and feed area...
  59. Zhou J, Fang N, Zheng Y, Liu K, Mao B, Kong L, et al. Identification and characterization of two novel C-type lectins from the larvae of housefly, Musca domestica L. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. 2018;98:e21467 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, two novel C-type lectins (CTLs) were obtained from Musca domestica, while their agglutinating and antiviral properties were evaluated...
  60. Hamm R, Meisel R, Scott J. The evolving puzzle of autosomal versus Y-linked male determination in Musca domestica. G3 (Bethesda). 2014;5:371-84 pubmed publisher
    ..The house fly, Musca domestica, is an ideal model for studying sex determination because house fly sex determination is polygenic and varies ..
  61. Meisel R, Scott J, Clark A. Transcriptome Differences between Alternative Sex Determining Genotypes in the House Fly, Musca domestica. Genome Biol Evol. 2015;7:2051-61 pubmed publisher
    ..The house fly, Musca domestica, has a multifactorial sex determination system, allowing us to identify the selective forces responsible for ..
  62. Zurek K, Nayduch D. Bacterial Associations Across House Fly Life History: Evidence for Transstadial Carriage From Managed Manure. J Insect Sci. 2016;16: pubmed publisher
    House flies (Diptera: Muscidae; Musca domestica L.) associate with microbe-rich substrates throughout life history. Because larvae utilize bacteria as a food source, most taxa present in the larval substrate, e.g...
  63. AbouZied E. Postmortem Attraction of Sarcosaprophagous Diptera to Tramadol-Treated Rats and Morphometric Aspects of the Developed Larvae. Neotrop Entomol. 2016;45:326-32 pubmed publisher
    ..5 ± 1.69). Lucilia cuprina (Wiedemann), Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann), and Musca domestica L. were less attracted to Ttr carcass-baited traps than traps with Tfr carcasses...
  64. Wang Y, Yang L, Zhang Y, Tao L, Wang J. Development of Musca domestica at constant temperatures and the first case report of its application for estimating the minimum postmortem interval. Forensic Sci Int. 2018;285:172-180 pubmed publisher
    b>Musca domestica Linnaeus, 1758 (Diptera: Muscidae) is an important cosmopolitan pest with potential forensic value. Thus, the investigation of the development of M...
  65. Konganti K, Guerrero F, SCHILKEY F, Ngam P, Jacobi J, Umale P, et al. A Whole Genome Assembly of the Horn Fly, Haematobia irritans, and Prediction of Genes with Roles in Metabolism and Sex Determination. G3 (Bethesda). 2018;8:1675-1686 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparative genomics analysis with the Dipteran flies Musca domestica L...
  66. Zito P, Dötterl S, Sajeva M. Floral volatiles in a sapromyiophilous plant and their importance in attracting house fly pollinators. J Chem Ecol. 2015;41:340-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Periploca laevigata and their capability to elicit biological responses in one of the pollinator species, Musca domestica. Floral volatiles were collected by dynamic headspace and analyzed by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (..
  67. Chauhan N, Malik A, Sharma S, Dhiman R. Larvicidal potential of essential oils against Musca domestica and Anopheles stephensi. Parasitol Res. 2016;115:2223-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Eucalyptus globulus and Citrus sinensis (orange) essential oils and their combinations was evaluated against Musca domestica (housefly) and Anopheles stephensi (mosquitoes) through contact toxicity assay...
  68. Hung K, Michailides T, Millar J, Wayadande A, Gerry A. House Fly (Musca domestica L.) Attraction to Insect Honeydew. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0124746 pubmed publisher
    ..b>House fly attraction to honeydew-contaminated plant material was evaluated using a laboratory bioassay...
  69. Shah R, Shad S, Abbas N. Mechanism, stability and fitness cost of resistance to pyriproxyfen in the house fly, Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae). Pestic Biochem Physiol. 2015;119:67-73 pubmed publisher
    ..a bio-rational insecticide, used worldwide for the management of many insect pests including the house fly, Musca domestica. To devise a retrospective resistance management strategy, biological parameters of pyriproxyfen resistant (..
  70. Machtinger E, Leppla N, Hogsette J. House and Stable Fly Seasonal Abundance, Larval Development Substrates, and Natural Parasitism on Small Equine Farms in Florida. Neotrop Entomol. 2016;45:433-40 pubmed publisher
    House flies, Musca domestica Linnaeus, and stable flies, Stomoxys calcitrans (L.) (Diptera: Muscidae), are common pests on horse farms...
  71. Arora S, Balotra S, Pandey G, Kumar A. Binary combinations of organophosphorus and synthetic pyrethroids are more potent acetylcholinesterase inhibitors than organophosphorus and carbamate mixtures: An in vitro assessment. Toxicol Lett. 2017;268:8-16 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigated the response of housefly (Musca domestica) head AChE (HF-AChE) exposed to five OPs; chlorpyrifos (CPF), malathion (MLT), triazophos (TRZ), ..
  72. Khan H, Akram W, Haider M. Genetics and mechanism of resistance to deltamethrin in the house fly, Musca domestica L., from Pakistan. Ecotoxicology. 2015;24:1213-20 pubmed publisher
    Deltamethrin (a pyrethroid insecticide) has widely been used against the house fly, Musca domestica, a pest found in livestock facilities worldwide...
  73. Zhu F, Lavine L, O Neal S, Lavine M, Foss C, Walsh D. Insecticide Resistance and Management Strategies in Urban Ecosystems. Insects. 2016;7: pubmed publisher
    ..and molecular and physiological mechanisms underlying insecticide resistance in six major urban insect pests: house fly, German cockroach, mosquitoes, red flour beetle, bed bugs and head louse...
  74. Machtinger E, Geden C. Comparison of the Olfactory Preferences of Four of Filth Fly Pupal Parasitoid Species (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) for Hosts in Equine and Bovine Manure. Environ Entomol. 2015;44:1417-24 pubmed publisher
    House flies (Musca domestica L.) and stable flies (Stomoxys calcitrans (L.)) (Diptera: Muscidae) are common pests in equine and cattle facilities...
  75. Ai H, Wang F, Xia Y, Chen X, Lei C. Antioxidant, antifungal and antiviral activities of chitosan from the larvae of housefly, Musca domestica L. Food Chem. 2012;132:493-8 pubmed publisher
    Antioxidant activity of the chitosan from the larvae of Musca domestica L. was evaluated in two different reactive oxygen species assays, and inhibitory effects against seven fungi were also tested...
  76. El Bassiony G, Luizzi V, Nguyen D, Stoffolano J, Purdy A. Vibrio cholerae laboratory infection of the adult house fly Musca domestica. Med Vet Entomol. 2016;30:392-402 pubmed publisher
    ..However, V. cholerae may be a transient inhabitant of the house fly. This work represents the first demonstration that V...
  77. Farooq M, Freed S. Infectivity of housefly, Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) to different entomopathogenic fungi. Braz J Microbiol. 2016;47:807-816 pubmed publisher
    The housefly Musca domestica is a worldwide insect pest that acts as a vector for many pathogenic diseases in both people and animals...
  78. Pei Z, Bian L, Zhang H, Gao Y, Ma H. Cloning, expression, and purification of a new antibacterial substance gene from larvae of Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae). J Insect Sci. 2014;14:253 pubmed publisher
    b>Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae), the housefly, exhibits unique immune defenses and can produce antibacterial substances upon stimulation with bacteria...
  79. Benkovskaya G, Nikonorov Y. [Assortative mating and maintenance of intrapopulation polymorphism in wild populations and laboratory cultures of insects]. Zh Obshch Biol. 2015;76:421-8 pubmed
    ..In laboratory line S of house fly Musca domestica L...
  80. Gollnick N, Scharr J, Schares G, Langenmayer M. Natural Besnoitia besnoiti infections in cattle: chronology of disease progression. BMC Vet Res. 2015;11:35 pubmed publisher
    ..Both heifers became infected during the time of high insect activity of the species Musca domestica, Musca autumnalis, Haematobia irritans, and Stomoxys calcitrans...
  81. Lu X, Jin X, Zhu J. Flow Cytometry and Electron Microscopy Study of Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli Treated with Mdc-Hly. Microsc Microanal. 2015;21:351-7 pubmed publisher
    In our previous study, a novel hybrid protein combining human lysozyme (Hly) with Musca domestica cecropin (Mdc) was successfully constructed...
  82. Baker D, Rice S, Leemon D, James P. Horizontal transmission of Metarhizium anisopliae (Hypocreales: Clavicipitacea) and the effects of infection on oviposition rate in laboratory populations of Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae). Pest Manag Sci. 2018;74:987-991 pubmed publisher
    Effective control of house fly, Musca domestica (L.), populations currently relies on the use of chemical insecticides in most situations. Entomopathogenic fungi such as Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschn...
  83. Mura M, Ruiu L. Brevibacillus laterosporus pathogenesis and local immune response regulation in the house fly midgut. J Invertebr Pathol. 2017;145:55-61 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study we have investigated the local immune response of different house fly stages to B...
  84. Meisel R, Davey T, Son J, Gerry A, Shono T, Scott J. Is Multifactorial Sex Determination in the House Fly, Musca domestica (L.), Stable Over Time?. J Hered. 2016;107:615-625 pubmed
    ..However, polygenic sex determination has been observed in numerous animal species, including the house fly, Musca domestica House fly males carry a male-determining factor (M) that can be located on any chromosome, and an individual ..
  85. Ysquierdo C, Olafson P, Thomas D. Fungi Isolated From House Flies (Diptera: Muscidae) on Penned Cattle in South Texas. J Med Entomol. 2017;54:705-711 pubmed publisher
    b>Musca domestica L. were collected from cattle diagnosed with bovine ringworm to evaluate the potential of the house fly to disseminate Trichophyton verrucosum E...
  86. Zhang S, Huang J, Hu R, Guo G, Shang X, Wu J. Characterization of a new multifunctional beta-glucosidase from Musca domestica. Biotechnol Lett. 2017;39:1219-1227 pubmed publisher
    To engineer Pichia pastoris for heterologous production of cellulase from Musca domestica and explore its potential for industrial applications. A new beta-glucosidase gene (bg), encoding 562 amino acids, was cloned from M...
  87. Cammack J, Tomberlin J. The Impact of Diet Protein and Carbohydrate on Select Life-History Traits of The Black Soldier Fly Hermetia illucens (L.) (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). Insects. 2017;8: pubmed publisher
    ..The control (Gainesville house fly) diet was superior to the artificial diets for all parameters tested...
  88. Klong klaew T, Sontigun N, Sanit S, Samerjai C, Sukontason K, Kurahashi H, et al. Field evaluation of a semi-automatic funnel trap targeted the medically important non-biting flies. Acta Trop. 2017;176:68-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Among the total of 35 species collected, Chrysomya megacephala (Diptera: Calliphoridae) (n=88,273; 59.95%), Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) (n=1,324; 42.38%) and Boettcherisca peregrina (Diptera: Sarcophagidae) (n=68; 33...
  89. Onozaki Y, Horikoshi R, Ohno I, Kitsuda S, Durkin K, Suzuki T, et al. Flupyrimin: A Novel Insecticide Acting at the Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors. J Agric Food Chem. 2017;65:7865-7873 pubmed publisher
    ..in American cockroach neurons, and [3H]FLP binds to the multiple high-affinity binding components in house fly nicotinic acetylcholine (ACh) receptor (nAChR) preparation...
  90. Pan J, Yang C, Liu Y, Gao Q, Li M, Qiu X. Novel cytochrome P450 (CYP6D1) and voltage sensitive sodium channel (Vssc) alleles of the house fly (Musca domestica) and their roles in pyrethroid resistance. Pest Manag Sci. 2018;74:978-986 pubmed publisher
    The house fly Musca domestica is an important disease vector...
  91. Machtinger E, Weeks E, Geden C. Oviposition Deterrence and Immature Survival of Filth Flies (Diptera: Muscidae) When Exposed to Commercial Fungal Products. J Insect Sci. 2016;16: pubmed publisher
    ..e., Met52 EC), on filth fly oviposition and immature fly survival after exposure. House flies, Musca domestica L...
  92. Tuccia F, Giordani G, Vanin S. A combined protocol for identification of maggots of forensic interest. Sci Justice. 2016;56:264-8 pubmed publisher
    ..7-1.3cm [Calliphora vomitoria and Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae)] to ~10-6.5mm [Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) and Megaselia scalaris (Diptera: Phoridae)]...