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Justin Clements

Justin Clements - Entomology, Plant Pathology & Nematology

  • Applied toxicology, entomology and molecular biology
  • Integrated pest management
  • Transcriptomic and genetic analysis
  • Plant, pathogen and vector interactions
  • Grower, agricultural management and research collaborations

  • Clements J, Garcia M, Bradford B, Crubaugh L, Piper S, Duerr E, Zwolinska A, Hogenhout S, Groves RL. Genetic variation among geographically disparate isolates of Aster Yellows phytoplasma in the contiguous United States. Economic Entomology. toz356
  • Clements J, Groves RL, Cava J, Barry CC, Chapman S, Olson JM. Conjugated linoleic acid as a novel insecticide targeting the agricultural pest Leptinotarsa decemlineata. Plos One. 14(11), 2019, e0220830
  • Clements J, Olson JM, Sanchez-Sedillo B, Bradford B, Groves RL. Changes in emergence phenology, fatty acid composition, and xenobiotic-metabolizing enzyme expression is associated with increased insecticide resistance in the Colorado potato beetle. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 2019, e21630
  • Clements J, Sanchez-Sedillo B, Bradfield C, Groves RL. Transcriptomic analysis reveals similarities in genetic activation of detoxification mechanisms resulting from imidacloprid and chlorothalonil exposure. Plos One. 13(10), 2018, e0205881
  • Clements J, Schoville S, Clements A, Amezian D, Davis T, Sanchez-Sedillo B, Bradfield C, Huseth AS, Groves RL. Agricultural fungicides inadvertently influence the fitness of Colorado potato beetles, Leptinotarsa decemlineata, and their susceptibility to insecticides. Sci Rep. 8 (13282), 2018, DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-31663-4
  • Clements J, Schoville S, Peterson N, Huseth AS, Lan Q, Groves RL. RNA interference of three up-regulated transcripts associated with insecticide resistance in an imidacloprid resistant population of Leptinotarsa decemlineata. Pest Biochem Physiol. 135, 2017, pp. 35-40
  • Clements J, Schoville S, Clements N, Chapman S, Groves RL. Temporal patterns of imidacloprid resistance throughout a growing season in Leptinotarsa decemlineata populations. Pest Manag Sci. 73(3), 2016, pp. 641-650
  • Clements J, Schoville S, Peterson N, Lan Q, Groves R. Characterizing Molecular Mechanisms of Imidacloprid Resistance in Select Populations of Leptinotarsa decemlineata in the Central Sands Region of Wisconsin. Plos One. 11(1), 2016, e014788
    Schoville S, Chen Y, Andersson M, …Clements J, …Richards S. A model species for agricultural pest genomics: the genome of the Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Sci Rep. 8 (1931), 2018, doi:10.1038/s41598-018-20154-1


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