Mosquitoes and Biological Rhythms



Hughes, M.E,  . . . Rund, S.S.C., . . . , Hogenesch, et al. (in press) Guidelines for genome-scale analysis of biological rhythms. Journal of Biological Rhythms.

Sheppard, A.D.#, Rund, S.S.C#, George, G.F., Clark, E., Acri, D.J., and Duffield, G.E. (2017). Light manipulation of mosquito behavior: Acute and sustained photic suppression of biting activity in the Anopheles gambiae malaria mosquito. Parasites and Vectors 10:255.

         # Co-first author         This work was featured on the BMC blog, BugBitten

Gupta, V., Stewart, C., Rund, S.S.C, Monteith, K., and Vale, P.F. (In press, 10.1111/jeb.13096) Costs and benefits of sub-lethal virus infection. Journal of Evolutionary Biology.

Rund, S.S.C.#, Yoo, B#, Alam, C.D.C.*, Green, T, Stephens, M.T., Zeng, E., George, G.F., Sheppard, A.D., Duffield, G.E., Milenković, T. (2016) Genome-wide profiling of 24 hr diel rhythmicity in the water flea, Daphnia pulex; Network analysis reveals rhythmic gene expression and enhances functional gene annotation. BMC Genomics 17:653.

         # Co-first author.    * Undergraduate student I mentored

Rund, S.S.C., O’Donnell, A.J., Gentile J.E., Reece, S.E. (2016). Daily rhythms in mosquitoes and their consequences for malaria transmission. Insects 7:14.

Champion, M. M., Sheppard, A. D., Rund, S.S.C., Freed, S. A., O’Tousa, J. E., & Duffield, G. E. (2016). Qualitative and quantitative proteomics methods for the analysis of the Anopheles gambiae mosquito proteome. In Short Views on Insect Genomics and Proteomics (pp. 37-62). Springer International Publishing.

Strelec, M*. and Rund, S.S.C.†(2015). Real-time visualization software for the TriKinetics Environmental Monitor (DEnM). Drosophila Information Service 98.

     * Undergraduate student I mentored       †  PI

Gentile J.E., Rund S.S.C., Madey G. (2015) Modeling sterile insect technique to control the population of Anopheles gambiae. Malaria Journal 14:92.

Leming, M.T., Rund, S.S.C., Behura, S.K. Duffield, G.E. and O'Tousa, J.E. (2014) A database of circadian and diel rhythmic gene expression in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. BMC Genomics 15:1128.

Balmert N.J.#,*, Rund S.S.C. #, Ghazi J.P.*, Zhou, P., and Duffield G.E. (2014) Time-of-day specific changes in metabolic detoxification and insecticide resistance in Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes. Journal of Insect Physiology 64:30-39.

      # Co-first author     * Undergraduate student I mentored

Rund S.S.C, Bonar N.A.*, Champion M.C., Ghazi J.P.*, Houk C.H.*, Leming M.L., Syed Z., and Duffield G.E. (2013) Daily rhythms in antennal protein and electroantennogram sensitivity in the Anopheles gambiae malaria mosquito. Scientific Reports 3:2494

     # Co-first author    * Undergraduate student I mentored
     This paper was featured on the AAAS Science Update podcast, Sept 20, 2013.
     This paper was featured on The Scientist’s, “Speaking of Science” feature, Oct. 1, 2013.

KeatingJ.A., Bhattacharya D, Rund S.S.C., Hoover S., Dasgupta R., Lee S.J.*, Duffield, G.E., and Striker, R. (2013) Mosquito protein kinase G phosphorylates flavivirus NS5 and alters flight behavior in Aedes aegypti and Anopheles gambiae. Vector-Bourne and Zoonotic Diseases 13:590-600.

     * Undergraduate student I mentored

Rund, S.S.C., Gentile, J.E., and Duffield, G.E.  (2013) Extensive circadian and light regulation of the transcriptome in the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae. BMC Genomics 14: 218.

Rund S.S.C., Lee S.J.*, Bush B.R.*, Duffield, G.E. (2012) Strain- and sex-specific differences in daily flight activity and the circadian clock of Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes.  Journal of Insect Physiology. 58: 1609-1619.

     * Undergraduate student I mentored

Gentile, J.E., Davis, GJ, and Rund, S.S.C. (2012) Verifying agent-based models with steady-state analysis. Computational & Mathematical Organization Theory 18: 404-418.

Rund, S.S.C., Hou, T.Y., Ward, S.M., Collins, F.H. and Duffield, G.E. (2011) Genome-wide profiling of diel and circadian gene expression of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108 (32): E421-E430.  > This paper was featured  in the International Pest Control magazine. September/October 2011, page 243.
        > A figure from this paper is reproduced in the 3rd edition of Animal Physiology (Hill, Wyse, and Anderson, 2012).

Gentile, J.E. & Rund, S.S.C. (2011) A framework for modeling genetically-aware mosquito vectors for sterile insect technique. International Journal of Agent Technologies and Systems. 3 (3): 49-65.

Shin J, Epperson K, Yanjanin NM, Albus J, Borgenheimer L, . . . Rund, S., . . .  et al. (2011) Defining Natural History: Assessment of the Ability of College Students to Aid in Characterizing Clinical Progression of Niemann-Pick Disease, Type C. PLoS ONE 6(10): e23666.