Fang (Rose) Zhu

Assistant Professor of Entomology

Fang (Rose) Zhu

Research Summary

Understanding the mechanisms and evolution of insects’ adaptation to chemical stresses in their environment.

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Genes Insecticides Rna Interference Juvenile Hormones Beetles Decamethrin Bedbugs Insects Insecticide Resistance G Protein Coupled Receptors Tribolium Cimicidae Tetranychus Urticae Flour Genome Mutation Gene Expression Cytochrome P 450 Enzyme System Proteins Sensilla Hops Vitellogenins Nadph Ferrihemoprotein Reductase E Box Elements Acaricide Resistance

Most Recent Papers

Physiological resistance alters behavioral response of Tetranychus urticae to acaricides

Adekunle W. Adesanya, Michael J. Beauchamp, Mark D. Lavine, Laura C. Lavine, Fang Zhu, Doug B. Walsh, 2019, Scientific reports

Physiological functions of a methuselah-like G protein coupled receptor in Lymantria dispar Linnaeus

Chuanwang Cao, Lili Sun, Hui Du, Timothy W. Moural, Hua Bai, Peng Liu, Fang Zhu, 2019, Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology on p. 1-10

Multiple acaricide resistance and underlying mechanisms in Tetranychus urticae on hops

Meixiang Wu, Adekunle W. Adesanya, Mariany A. Morales, Douglas B. Walsh, Laura C. Lavine, Mark D. Lavine, Fang Zhu, 2019, Journal of Pest Science on p. 543-555

RiboTag translatomic profiling of Drosophila oenocytes under aging and induced oxidative stress

Kerui Huang, Wenhao Chen, Fang Zhu, Patrick Wai Lun Li, Pankaj Kapahi, Hua Bai, 2019, BMC genomics

Ocular albinism type 1 regulates deltamethrin tolerance in lymantria disparand drosophila melanogaster

Lili Sun, Peng Liu, Chenshu Zhang, Hui Du, Zhiying Wang, Timothy W. Moural, Fang Zhu, Chuanwang Cao, 2019, Frontiers in Physiology

Phenotypic and Genotypic Plasticity of Acaricide Resistance in Populations of Tetranychus urticae (Acari

Adekunle W. Adesanya, Elizabeth Franco, Douglas B. Walsh, Mark Lavine, Laura Lavine, Fang Zhu, 2018, Journal of economic entomology on p. 2831-2843

Mechanisms of resistance to three mite growth inhibitors of Tetranychus urticae in hops

A. W. Adesanya, M. A. Morales, D. B. Walsh, L. C. Lavine, M. D. Lavine, Fang Zhu, 2017, Bulletin of Entomological Research on p. 1-12

Ultrastructure and morphology of antennal sensilla of the adult diving beetle Cybister japonicus Sharp

Li Mei Song, Xue Min Wang, Jian Ping Huang, Fang Zhu, Xiang Jiang, Shan Gan Zhang, Li Ping Ban, 2017, PloS one

Characterization of class III peroxidases from switchgrass

Timothy W. Moural, Kevin M. Lewis, Carlo Barnaba, Fang Zhu, Nathan A. Palmer, Gautam Sarath, Erin D. Scully, Jeffrey P. Jones, Scott E. Sattler, Chulhee Kang, 2017, Plant physiology on p. 417-433

Male tarsi specific odorant-binding proteins in the diving beetle Cybister japonicus sharp

Li Mei Song, Xiang Jiang, Xue Min Wang, Jin Dong Li, Fang Zhu, Xiong Bing Tu, Ze Hua Zhang, Li Ping Ban, 2016, Scientific reports

Most-Cited Papers

Ingested RNA interference for managing the populations of the Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata

Fang Zhu, Jingjing Xu, Roshan Palli, Joseph Ferguson, Subba R. Palli, 2011, Pest Management Science on p. 175-182

A brain-specific cytochrome P450 responsible for the majority of deltamethrin resistance in the QTC279 strain of Tribolium castaneum

Fang Zhu, R. Parthasarathy, Hua Bai, Katharina Woithe, Martin Kaussmann, Ralf Nauen, Douglas A. Harrison, Subba R. Palli, 2010, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 8557-8562

Widespread distribution of knockdown resistance mutations in the bed bug, Cimex lectularius (Hemiptera

Fang Zhu, John Wigginton, Alvaro Romero, Ali Moore, Kimberly Ferguson, Roshan Palli, Michael F. Potter, Kenneth F. Haynes, Subba R. Palli, 2010, Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology on p. 245-257

Bed bugs evolved unique adaptive strategy to resist pyrethroid insecticides

Fang Zhu, Hemant Gujar, Jennifer R. Gordon, Kenneth F. Haynes, Michael F. Potter, Subba R. Palli, 2013, Scientific reports

Juvenile hormone regulates vitellogenin gene expression through insulin-like peptide signaling pathway in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum

Zhentao Sheng, Jingjing Xu, Hua Bai, Fang Zhu, Subba R. Palli, 2011, Journal of Biological Chemistry on p. 41924-41936

Unique features of a global human ectoparasite identified through sequencing of the bed bug genome

Joshua B. Benoit, Zach N. Adelman, Klaus Reinhardt, Amanda Dolan, Monica Poelchau, Emily C. Jennings, Elise M. Szuter, Richard W. Hagan, Hemant Gujar, Jayendra Nath Shukla, Fang Zhu, M. Mohan, David R. Nelson, Andrew J. Rosendale, Christian Derst, Valentina Resnik, Sebastian Wernig, Pamela Menegazzi, Christian Wegener, Nicolai Peschel, Jacob M. Hendershot, Wolfgang Blenau, Reinhard Predel, Paul R. Johnston, Panagiotis Ioannidis, Robert M. Waterhouse, Ralf Nauen, Corinna Schorn, Mark Christoph Ott, Frank Maiwald, J. Spencer Johnston, Ameya D. Gondhalekar, Michael E. Scharf, Brittany F. Peterson, Kapil R. Raje, Benjamin A. Hottel, David Armisén, Antonin Jean Johan Crumière, Peter Nagui Refki, Maria Emilia Santos, Essia Sghaier, Sèverine Viala, Abderrahman Khila, Seung Joon Ahn, Christopher Childers, Chien Yueh Lee, Han Lin, Daniel S.T. Hughes, Elizabeth J. Duncan, Shwetha C. Murali, Jiaxin Qu, Shannon Dugan, Sandra L. Lee, Hsu Chao, Huyen Dinh, Yi Han, Harshavardhan Doddapaneni, Kim C. Worley, Donna M. Muzny, David Wheeler, Kristen A. Panfilio, Iris M. Vargas Jentzsch, Edward L. Vargo, Warren Booth, Markus Friedrich, Matthew T. Weirauch, Michelle A.E. Anderson, Jeffery W. Jones, Omprakash Mittapalli, Chaoyang Zhao, Jing Jiang Zhou, Jay D. Evans, Geoffrey M. Attardo, Hugh M. Robertson, Evgeny M. Zdobnov, Jose M.C. Ribeiro, Richard A. Gibbs, John H. Werren, Subba R. Palli, Coby Schal, Stephen Richards, 2016, Nature communications

Large-scale RNAi screen of G protein-coupled receptors involved in larval growth, molting and metamorphosis in the red flour beetle

Hua Bai, Fang Zhu, Kapil Shah, Subba R. Palli, 2011, BMC genomics

RNA interference of NADPH-cytochrome P450 reductase results in reduced insecticide resistance in the bed bug, cimex lectularius

Fang Zhu, Sarah Sams, Tim Moural, Kenneth F. Haynes, Michael F. Potter, Subba R. Palli, 2012, PloS one

Integrated analysis of cytochrome P450 gene superfamily in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum

Fang Zhu, Timothy W. Moural, Kapil Shah, Subba Reddy Palli, 2013, BMC genomics

Juvenile hormone regulates Aedes aegypti Krüppel homolog 1 through a conserved E box motif

Yingjun Cui, Yipeng Sui, Jingjing Xu, Fang Zhu, Subba Reddy Palli, 2014, Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology on p. 23-32