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Nässel, D. R., & Zandawala, M. (2019). Recent advances in neuropeptide signaling in Drosophila, from genes to physiology and behavior. Progress in neurobiology

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Lenaerts, C., Marchal, E., Peeters, P., & Broeck, J. V. (2019). The ecdysone receptor complex is essential for the reproductive success in the female desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria. Scientific reports, 9(1), 15.

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Yurgel, M. E., Kakad, P., Zandawala, M., Nässel, D. R., Godenschwege, T. A., & Keene, A. C. (2019). A single pair of leucokinin neurons are modulated by feeding state and regulate sleep–metabolism interactions. PLoS biology, 17(2), e2006409.

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Davies, S.-A., Liskamp, R., Dow, J.A.T., (2019) Peptide-based biopesticides in Integrated management of insect pests, Current and future developments. Eds, Kogan, Burleigh Dodds Publishing

Ly, A., Ragionieri, L., Liessem, S., Becker, M., Deininger, S. O., Neupert, S., & Predel, R. (2019). Enhanced Coverage of Insect Neuropeptides in Tissue Sections by an Optimized Mass-Spectrometry-Imaging Protocol. Analytical chemistry, 91(3), 1980-1988.

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Alford, L., Marley, R., Dornan, A., Pierre, J. S., Dow, J. A., Nachman, R. J., & Davies, S. A. (2019). Assessment of neuropeptide binding sites and the impact of biostable kinin and CAP2b analogue treatment on aphid (Myzus persicae and Macrosiphum rosae) stress tolerance. Pest management science.

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Alford, L., Marley, R., Dornan, A., Dow, J. A., Nachman, R. J., & Davies, S. A. (2019). Desiccation, thermal stress and associated mortality in Drosophila fruit flies induced by neuropeptide analogue treatment. Journal of Pest Science, 1-15.

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Zandawala, M., Yurgel, M. E., Texada, M. J., Liao, S., Rewitz, K. F., Keene, A. C., & Nässel, D. R. (2018). Modulation of Drosophila post-feeding physiology and behavior by the neuropeptide leucokinin. PLoS genetics, 14(11), e1007767.

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Zandawala, M., Marley, R., Davies, S. A., & Nässel, D. R. (2018). Characterization of a set of abdominal neuroendocrine cells that regulate stress physiology using colocalized diuretic peptides in Drosophila. Cellular and molecular life sciences, 75(6), 1099-1115.

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Marchal, E., Schellens, S., Monjon, E., Bruyninckx, E., Marco, H., Gäde, G., Vanden Broeck, J. & Verlinden, H. (2018). Analysis of Peptide Ligand Specificity of Different Insect Adipokinetic Hormone Receptors. International journal of molecular sciences, 19(2), 542.

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Liessem, S., Ragionieri, L., Neupert, S., Büschges, A., & Predel, R. (2018). Transcriptomic and neuropeptidomic analysis of the stick insect, Carausius morosus. Journal of proteome research, 17(6), 2192-2204.

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Pandit, A. A., Ragionieri, L., Marley, R., Yeoh, J. G., Inward, D. J., Davies, S. A., Predel, R., & Dow, J. A. (2018). Coordinated RNA-Seq and peptidomics identify neuropeptides and G-protein coupled receptors (GPCRs) in the large pine weevil Hylobius abietis, a major forestry pest. Insect biochemistry and molecular biology, 101, 94-107.

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Terhzaz, S., Alford, L., Yeoh, J. G., Marley, R., Dornan, A. J., Dow, J. A., & Davies, S. A. (2018). Renal neuroendocrine control of desiccation and cold tolerance by Drosophila suzukii. Pest management science, 74(4), 800-810.

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Harvey-Samuel, T., Ant, T., & Alphey, L. (2017). Towards the genetic control of invasive species. Biological Invasions, 19(6), 1683-1703.

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Yeoh, J. G., Pandit, A. A., Zandawala, M., Nässel, D. R., Davies, S. A., & Dow, J. A. (2017). DINeR: database for insect neuropeptide research. Insect biochemistry and molecular biology, 86, 9-19.

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Ragionieri, L., Özbagci, B., Neupert, S., Salts, Y., Davidovitch, M., Altstein, M., & Predel, R. (2017). Identification of mature peptides from pban and capa genes of the moths Heliothis peltigera and Spodoptera littoralis. Peptides, 94, 1-9.

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Gough, C. S., Fairlamb, G. M., Bell, P., Nachman, R. J., Audsley, N., & Isaac, R. E. (2017). Peptidergic control in a fruit crop pest: The spotted-wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii. PloS one, 12(11), e0188021.

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Davies, S. A. (2017). nEUROSTRESSPEP: Novel biocontrol agents for insect pests from neuroendocrinology. International Pest Control, 59(3), 164.

Cannell, E., Dornan, A. J., Halberg, K. A., Terhzaz, S., Dow, J. A., & Davies, S. A. (2016). The corticotropin-releasing factor-like diuretic hormone 44 (DH44) and kinin neuropeptides modulate desiccation and starvation tolerance in Drosophila melanogaster. Peptides, 80, 96-107.

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