Adelman, Zachary N

Title: Associate Professor
College: Agriculture and Life Sciences
Department: Entomology
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Recent Publications:

Benedict, M. Q., Bier, E., Burt, A., Capurro, M. L., De Barro, P., Handler, A. M., Hayes, K. R., Marshall, J. M., Tabachnick, W. J. and Z. N. Adelman. (2017) Recommendations for the containment and management of gene drive systems in arthropods. Vector-Borne Zoo. Dis. (Online Oct2017)

Adelman Z. N., Akbari, O. Bauer, J, Bier, E., Bloss, C. et al (2017) Rules of the road for insect gene drive research and testing. Nature Biotechnology 35, 716–718.

Samuel, G. H., Wiley, M. R., Badawi A., Adelman, Z. N., and K. M. Myles (2016) The yellow fever virus capsid protein is a potent suppressor of RNA silencing that binds double stranded RNA. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA Nov 29;113(48):13863-13868.

Samuel, G. H., Adelman, Z. N., and K. M. Myles. (2016) Temperature-dependent effects on the replication and transmission of arthropod-borne viruses in their insect hosts. Current Opinion in Insect Science, 16:108-113.

Adelman, Z. N. and Tu, Z. (2016) Control of mosquito-borne infectious diseases: Sex and gene drive. Trends in Parasitology. Mar;32(3):219-29.

Benoit, J. B., Adelman, Z. N., Reinhardt, K., Dolan, A, Poelchau, M., et al (2016) Unique features of the bed bug, a global human ectoparasite, identified through genome sequencing. Nat Commun. Feb 2;7:10165.

Hall, A. B., Basu, S. Jiang, X., Qi, Y., Timoshevskiy, V. A., Biedler, J. K., Sharakhova, M. V., Elahi, R., Anderson, M. A. E., Chen, X., Sharakhov, I. V., Adelman, Z. N., and Zhijian Tu. (2015) A male determining factor in the mosquito Aedes aegypti. Science. 348 (6240):1268-70

Haac, M. E., Anderson, M. A. E., Eggleston, H., Myles, K. M., and Adelman, Z. N. (2015) The hub protein Loquacious connects the microRNA and short interfering RNA pathways in mosquitoes. Nuc. Acids. Res. 43(7):3688-700

Basu, S., Aryan, A., Overcash, J. M., Samuel, G.H., Anderson, M. A. E., Dahlem, T., Myles, K. M., and Adelman, Z. N. (2015) Silencing of end-joining repair for efficient site-specific gene insertion after TALEN/CRISPR mutagenesis in Aedes aegypti. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 112(13):4038-43.



Mosquito Genomics, Gene Editing, CRISPR, gene drive, RNAi, Aedes aegypti, dengue, Zika