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 Insecticide Resistance Juvenile Hormones Cytochrome P 450 Enzyme System Proteins Coleoptera Beetles Acaricides Gene Expression Odorants G Protein Coupled Receptors Nadph Ferrihemoprotein Reductase Flour Mixed Function Oxygenases Bedbugs Insects Genome Esters Tribolium Antennas Insecta Insulin Carboxylic Ester Hydrolases

Most Recent Papers

Mechanisms and management of acaricide resistance for Tetranychus urticae in agroecosystems

Adekunle W. Adesanya, Mark D. Lavine, Timothy W. Moural, Laura C. Lavine, Fang Zhu, Douglas B. Walsh, 2021, Journal of Pest Science on p. 639-663

Odorant degrading carboxylesterases modulate foraging and mating behaviors of Grapholita molesta

Hongshuang Wei, Shuqian Tan, Zhen Li, Jiancheng Li, Timothy W. Moural, Fang Zhu, Xiaoxia Liu, 2021, Chemosphere

Glutaredoxins and thioredoxin peroxidase involved in defense of emamectin benzoate induced oxidative stress in Grapholita molesta

Yanjun Liu, Fang Zhu, Zhongjian Shen, Timothy W. Moural, Lining Liu, Zhen Li, Xiaoxia Liu, Huanli Xu, 2021, Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology

A new ingestion bioassay protocol for assessing pesticide toxicity to the adult Japanese orchard bee (Osmia cornifrons)

Ngoc T. Phan, Neelendra K. Joshi, Edwin G. Rajotte, Margarita M. López-Uribe, Fang Zhu, David J. Biddinger, 2020, Scientific Reports

MicroRNA-277 regulates dopa decarboxylase to control larval-pupal and pupal-adult metamorphosis of Helicoverpa armigera

Zhong Jian Shen, Yan Jun Liu, Fang Zhu, Li Mei Cai, Xiao Ming Liu, Zhi Qiang Tian, Jie Cheng, Zhen Li, Xiao Xia Liu, 2020, Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

RNA interference of NADPH-cytochrome P450 reductase increases susceptibilities to multiple acaricides in Tetranychus urticae

Adekunle W. Adesanya, Antonio Cardenas, Mark D. Lavine, Douglas B. Walsh, Laura C. Lavine, Fang Zhu, 2020, Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology

Multiple insecticide resistance in onion thrips populations from Western USA

Adekunle W. Adesanya, Timothy D. Waters, Mark D. Lavine, Doug B. Walsh, Laura C. Lavine, Fang Zhu, 2020, Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology

Transcriptome analysis of antennal cytochrome P450s and their transcriptional responses to plant and locust volatiles in Locusta migratoria

Haihua Wu, Yongmei Liu, Xuekai Shi, Xueyao Zhang, Changlü Ye, Kun Yan Zhu, Fang Zhu, Jianzhen Zhang, Enbo Ma, 2020, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules on p. 741-753

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

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

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

Insecticide resistance and management strategies in urban ecosystems

Fang Zhu, Laura Lavine, Sally O’Neal, Mark Lavine, Carrie Foss, Douglas Walsh, 2016, Insects

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

A specialist herbivore pest adaptation to xenobiotics through up-regulation of multiple Cytochrome P450s

Fang Zhu, Timothy W. Moural, David R. Nelson, Subba R. Palli, 2016, Scientific Reports

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