Harland Patch

Assistant Research Professor; Research Associate of Entomology

Publication Tags

Bees Honey Pollen Parasites Honey Bees Apis Mellifera Bee Pesticides Bombus Pathogens Proteins Lipids Apoidea Kenya Population Eastern Africa Pheromones Genome Viruses Diet Bombus Impatiens Foraging Honey Bee Colonies Impatiens Queen Insects

Most Recent Papers

The impact of hive type on the behavior and health of honey bee colonies (Apis mellifera) in Kenya

Alexander McMenamin, Fiona Mumoki, Maryann Frazier, Joseph Kilonzo, Bernard Mweu, Tracey Baumgarten, Harland Patch, Baldwyn Torto, Daniel Masiga, James Tumlinson, Christina Grozinger, Elliud Muli, 2017, Apidologie on p. 703-715

Bumble bees regulate their intake of essential protein and lipid pollen macronutrients

A. D. Vaudo, D. Stabler, H. M. Patch, J. F. Tooker, C. M. Grozinger, G. A. Wright, 2016, Journal of Experimental Biology on p. 3962-3970

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

Neurophysiological mechanisms underlying sex- and maturation-related variation in pheromone responses in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Gabriel Villar, Thomas Charles Baker, Harland Martin Patch, Christina M. Grozinger, 2015, Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology on p. 731-739

Genome-wide analysis of signatures of selection in populations of African honey bees (Apis mellifera) using new web-based tools

Zachary L. Fuller, Elina L. Niño, Harland M. Patch, Oscar C. Bedoya-Reina, Tracey Baumgarten, Elliud Muli, Fiona Mumoki, Aakrosh Ratan, John McGraw, Maryann Frazier, Daniel Masiga, Stephen Schuster, Christina M. Grozinger, Webb Miller, 2015, 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

Plasmodium vivax populations revisited

Miao Miao, Zhaoqing Yang, Harland Patch, Yaming Huang, Ananias A. Escalante, Liwang Cui, 2012, BMC Evolutionary Biology

The transcription factor Krüppel homolog 1 is linked to hormone mediated social organization in bees

Hagai Shpigler, Harland M. Patch, Mira Cohen, Yongliang Fan, Christina M. Grozinger, Guy Bloch, 2010, BMC Evolutionary Biology

A candidate pheromone receptor and two odorant receptors of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta

Harland M. Patch, Rodrigo A. Velarde, Kimberly K.O. Walden, Hugh M. Robertson, 2009, Chemical senses on p. 305-316

Most-Cited Papers

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

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

The transcription factor Krüppel homolog 1 is linked to hormone mediated social organization in bees

Hagai Shpigler, Harland M. Patch, Mira Cohen, Yongliang Fan, Christina M. Grozinger, Guy Bloch, 2010, BMC Evolutionary Biology

Bumble bees regulate their intake of essential protein and lipid pollen macronutrients

A. D. Vaudo, D. Stabler, H. M. Patch, J. F. Tooker, C. M. Grozinger, G. A. Wright, 2016, Journal of Experimental Biology on p. 3962-3970

Genome-wide analysis of signatures of selection in populations of African honey bees (Apis mellifera) using new web-based tools

Zachary L. Fuller, Elina L. Niño, Harland M. Patch, Oscar C. Bedoya-Reina, Tracey Baumgarten, Elliud Muli, Fiona Mumoki, Aakrosh Ratan, John McGraw, Maryann Frazier, Daniel Masiga, Stephen Schuster, Christina M. Grozinger, Webb Miller, 2015, BMC genomics

Plasmodium vivax populations revisited

Miao Miao, Zhaoqing Yang, Harland Patch, Yaming Huang, Ananias A. Escalante, Liwang Cui, 2012, BMC Evolutionary Biology

Neurophysiological mechanisms underlying sex- and maturation-related variation in pheromone responses in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Gabriel Villar, Thomas Charles Baker, Harland Martin Patch, Christina M. Grozinger, 2015, Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology on p. 731-739

The impact of hive type on the behavior and health of honey bee colonies (Apis mellifera) in Kenya

Alexander McMenamin, Fiona Mumoki, Maryann Frazier, Joseph Kilonzo, Bernard Mweu, Tracey Baumgarten, Harland Patch, Baldwyn Torto, Daniel Masiga, James Tumlinson, Christina Grozinger, Elliud Muli, 2017, Apidologie on p. 703-715