Christina M Grozinger

Christina M Grozinger

Director of the Center for Pollinator Research; Director of the Insect Biodiversity Center; Distinguished Professor and Huck Scholar of Entomology

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Most Recent Papers

Examining the nutritional value and effects of different floral resources in pumpkin agroecosystems on Bombus impatiens worker physiology

Erin D. Treanore, Anthony D. Vaudo, Christina M. Grozinger, Shelby Jay Fleischer, 2019, Apidologie on p. 542-552

Bee community preference for an invasive thistle associated with higher pollen protein content

Laura Russo, Anthony D. Vaudo, C. Jacob Fisher, Christina M. Grozinger, Katriona Shea, 2019, Oecologia on p. 901-912

Honey bee (Apis mellifera) larval pheromones may regulate gene expression related to foraging task specialization

Rong Ma, Juliana Rangel, Christina M. Grozinger, 2019, BMC genomics

Evaluating the Effect of Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Queen Reproductive State on Pheromone-Mediated Interactions with Male Drone Bees

Gabriel Villar, Abraham Hefetz, Christina M. Grozinger, 2019, Journal of Chemical Ecology on p. 588-597

Haemolymph removal by Varroa mite destabilizes the dynamical interaction between immune effectors and virus in bees, as predicted by Volterra's model

Desiderato Annoscia, Sam P. Brown, Gennaro Di Prisco, Emanuele De Paoli, Simone Del Fabbro, Davide Frizzera, Virginia Zanni, David A. Galbraith, Emilio Caprio, Christina M. Grozinger, Francesco Pennacchio, Francesco Nazzi, 2019, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Colony Size, Rather Than Geographic Origin of Stocks, Predicts Overwintering Success in Honey Bees (Hymenoptera

Mehmet Ali Döke, Carley M. McGrady, Mark Otieno, Christina M. Grozinger, Maryann Frazier, 2019, Journal of economic entomology on p. 525-533

Larval pheromones act as colony-wide regulators of collective foraging behavior in honeybees

R. Ma, G. Villar, Christina M. Grozinger, J. Rangel, 2018, Behavioral Ecology on p. 1132-1141

Plant reproductive strategies vary under low and high pollinator densities

Junpeng Mu, Qinggui Wu, Yulian Yang, Mei Huang, Christina M. Grozinger, 2018, Oikos on p. 1081-1094

Molecular, physiological and behavioral responses of honey bee (Apis mellifera) drones to infection with microsporidian parasites

Holly L. Holt, Gabriel Villar, Weiyi Cheng, Jun Song, Christina M. Grozinger, 2018, Journal of invertebrate pathology on p. 14-24

Evaluating the Role of Drone-Produced Chemical Signals in Mediating Social Interactions in Honey Bees (Apis mellifera)

Gabriel Villar, Megan D. Wolfson, Abraham Hefetz, Christina M. Grozinger, 2018, Journal of Chemical Ecology

Recent Most-Cited Papers

Genomic survey of the ectoparasitic mite Varroa destructor, a major pest of the honey bee Apis mellifera

Scott R. Cornman, Michael C. Schatz, Spencer J. Johnston, Yan Ping Chen, Jeff Pettis, Greg Hunt, Lanie Bourgeois, Chris Elsik, Denis Anderson, Christina M. Grozinger, Jay D. Evans, 2010, BMC genomics

Genomic analysis of the interaction between pesticide exposure and nutrition in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Daniel R. Schmehl, Peter E.A. Teal, James L. Frazier, Christina M. Grozinger, 2014, Journal of Insect Physiology on p. 177-190

Macronutrient ratios in pollen shape bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) foraging strategies and floral preferences

Anthony D. Vaudo, Harland M. Patch, David A. Mortensen, John F. Tooker, Christina M. Grozinger, 2016, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. E4035-E4042

Effects of immunostimulation on social behavior, chemical communication and genome-wide gene expression in honey bee workers (Apis mellifera)

Freddie Jeanne Richard, Holly L. Holt, Christina M. Grozinger, 2012, BMC genomics

Chronic parasitization by Nosema microsporidia causes global expression changes in core nutritional, metabolic and behavioral pathways in honey bee workers (Apis mellifera)

Holly L. Holt, Katherine A. Aronstein, Christina M. Grozinger, 2013, BMC genomics

Evaluation of the distribution and impacts of parasites, pathogens, and pesticides on honey bee (apis mellifera) populations in east Africa

Elliud Muli, Harland Patch, Maryann Frazier, James Frazier, Baldwyn Torto, Tracey Baumgarten, Joseph Kilonzo, James Ng ang a. Kimani, Fiona Mumoki, Daniel Masiga, James Tumlinson, Christina Grozinger, 2014, PloS one

Shared genes related to aggression, rather than chemical communication, are associated with reproductive dominance in paper wasps (Polistes metricus)

Amy L. Toth, John F. Tooker, Srihari Radhakrishnan, Robert Minard, Michael T. Henshaw, Christina M. Grozinger, 2014, BMC genomics

Parallel Epigenomic and Transcriptomic Responses to Viral Infection in Honey Bees (Apis mellifera)

David A. Galbraith, Xingyu Yang, Elina Lastro Niño, Soojin Yi, Christina Grozinger, 2015, PLoS pathogens on p. 1-24

Regulation of behaviorally associated gene networks in worker honey bee ovaries

Ying Wang, Sarah D. Kocher, Timothy A. Linksvayer, Christina M. Grozinger, Robert E. Page, Gro V. Amdam, 2012, Journal of Experimental Biology on p. 124-134

Testing the kinship theory of intragenomic conflict in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

David A. Galbraith, Sarah D. Kocher, Tom Glenn, Istvan Albert, Greg J. Hunt, Joan E. Strassmann, David C. Queller, Christina M. Grozinger, 2016, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 1020-1025