Professor Richard Ffrench-Constant
Professor of Molecular Natural History

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Ffrench-Constant RH (2016). Butterfly gene flow goes berserk. Genome Biology, 17(1).
Ffrench-Constant RH (2015). White butterflies as solar photovoltaic concentrators.  Full text.
Timmermans MJTN, Baxter SW, Clark R, Heckel DG, Vogel H, Collins S, Papanicolaou A, Fukova I, Joron M, Thompson MJ, et al (2014). Comparative genomics of the mimicry switch in Papilio dardanus. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 281(1787), 20140465-20140465. Full text.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2014). GENOMICS of monarchs and migration. NATURE, 514(7522), 314-315. Author URL.
Somers-Yeates R, Hodgson D, McGregor PK, Spalding A, Ffrench-Constant RH (2013). Shedding light on moths: shorter wavelengths attract noctuids more than geometrids. Biol Lett, 9(4). Abstract.  Author URL.
Dasmahapatra KK, Walters JR, Briscoe AD, Davey JW, Whibley A, Nadeau NJ, Zimin AV, Hughes DST, Ferguson LC, Martin SH, et al (2012). Butterfly genome reveals promiscuous exchange of mimicry adaptations among species. Nature, 486(7405), 94-98. Abstract.  Full text.

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Journal articles

Ffrench-Constant RH (2016). Butterfly gene flow goes berserk. Genome Biology, 17(1).
Mulley G, Beeton ML, Wilkinson P, Vlisidou I, Ockendon-Powell N, Hapeshi A, Tobias NJ, Nollmann FI, Bode HB, van den Elsen J, et al (2015). From Insect to Man: Photorhabdus Sheds Light on the Emergence of Human Pathogenicity. PLOS ONE, 10(12), e0144937-e0144937. Full text.
Pauchet Y, Wielsch N, Wilkinson PA, Sakaluk SK, Svatoš A, ffrench-Constant RH, Hunt J, Heckel DG (2015). What's in the Gift? Towards a Molecular Dissection of Nuptial Feeding in a Cricket. PLoS One, 10(10). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2015). White butterflies as solar photovoltaic concentrators.  Full text.
Proschak A, Zhou Q, Schöner T, Thanwisai A, Kresovic D, Dowling A, ffrench-Constant R, Proschak E, Bode HB (2014). Biosynthesis of the Insecticidal Xenocyloins in Xenorhabdus bovienii. ChemBioChem, 15(3), 369-372.
Timmermans MJTN, Baxter SW, Clark R, Heckel DG, Vogel H, Collins S, Papanicolaou A, Fukova I, Joron M, Thompson MJ, et al (2014). Comparative genomics of the mimicry switch in Papilio dardanus. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 281(1787), 20140465-20140465. Full text.
Ffrench-constant R, Valencia A, Eyun SI, Wang H, Pauchet Y, Benson AK (2014). Correction: Molecular evolution of glycoside hydrolase genes in the western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera) (PLoS ONE (2014) 9, 4 (e94052) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0094052). PLoS ONE, 9(7).
Ffrench-Constant RH (2014). GENOMICS of monarchs and migration. NATURE, 514(7522), 314-315. Author URL.
Kirsch R, Gramzow L, Theißen G, Siegfried BD, ffrench-Constant RH, Heckel DG, Pauchet Y (2014). Horizontal gene transfer and functional diversification of plant cell wall degrading polygalacturonases: Key events in the evolution of herbivory in beetles. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 52, 33-50.
ffrench-Constant RH (2014). Insecticide resistance comes of age. Genome Biology, 15(2), 106-106. Full text.
Eyun SI, Wang H, Pauchet Y, Ffrench-Constant RH, Benson AK, Valencia-Jiménez A, Moriyama EN, Siegfried BD (2014). Molecular evolution of glycoside hydrolase genes in the western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera). PLoS ONE, 9(4). Abstract.  Full text.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2014). Of monarchs and migration. Nature, 514(7522), 314-315.
ffrench-Constant RH (2014). Sex, butterflies and molecular biology: when pigmentation met mimicry. Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research, 27(4), 507-508. Full text.
Swevers L, Huvenne H, Menschaert G, Kontogiannatos D, Kourti A, Pauchet Y, ffrench-Constant R, Smagghe G (2013). Colorado potato beetle (Coleoptera) gut transcriptome analysis: expression of RNA interference-related genes. Insect Molecular Biology, 22(6), 668-684.
Chauhan R, Jones R, Wilkinson P, Pauchet Y, Ffrench-Constant RH (2013). Cytochrome P450-encoding genes from the Heliconius genome as candidates for cyanogenesis. Insect Mol Biol, 22(5), 532-540. Abstract.  Author URL.
Smee MR, Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Wee B, Singer MC, ffrench-Constant RH, Hodgson DJ, Mikheyev AS (2013). Microsatellites for the marsh fritillary butterfly: de novo transcriptome sequencing, and a comparison with amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers. PLoS One, 8(1). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Reimer D, Cowles KN, Proschak A, Nollmann FI, Dowling AJ, Kaiser M, Constant RF, Goodrich-Blair H, Bode HB (2013). Rhabdopeptides as insect-specific virulence factors from entomopathogenic bacteria. ChemBioChem
Somers-Yeates R, Hodgson D, McGregor PK, Spalding A, Ffrench-Constant RH (2013). Shedding light on moths: shorter wavelengths attract noctuids more than geometrids. Biol Lett, 9(4). Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (2013). The Molecular Genetics of Insecticide Resistance. Genetics, 194(4), 807-815.
Ferreira PG, Patalano S, Chauhan R, Ffrench-Constant R, Gabaldón T, Guigó R, Sumner S (2013). Transcriptome analyses of primitively eusocial wasps reveal novel insights into the evolution of sociality and the origin of alternative phenotypes. Genome Biology, 14(2), R20-R20.
Jones RT, Poul YL, Whibley AC, Mérot C, ffrench-Constant RH, Joron M (2013). Wing Shape Variation Associated with Mimicry in Butterflies. Evolution, 67(8), 2323-2334. Abstract.
Dasmahapatra KK, Walters JR, Briscoe AD, Davey JW, Whibley A, Nadeau NJ, Zimin AV, Hughes DST, Ferguson LC, Martin SH, et al (2012). Butterfly genome reveals promiscuous exchange of mimicry adaptations among species. Nature, 486(7405), 94-98. Abstract.  Full text.
ffrench-Constant RH (2012). Butterfly wing colours and patterning by numbers. Heredity, 108(6), 592-593.
Jones RT, Salazar PA, ffrench-Constant RH, Jiggins CD, Joron M (2012). Evolution of a mimicry supergene from a multilocus architecture. Proc Biol Sci, 279(1727), 316-325. Abstract.  Author URL.
Nadeau NJ, Whibley A, Jones RT, Davey JW, Dasmahapatra KK, Baxter SW, Quail MA, Joron M, Ffrench-Constant RH, Blaxter ML, et al (2012). Genomic islands of divergence in hybridizing Heliconius butterflies identified by large-scale targeted sequencing. PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 367(1587), 343-353. Author URL.
Grundmann F, Dill V, Dowling A, Thanwisai A, Bode E, Chantratita N, ffrench-Constant R, Bode HB (2012). Identification and isolation of insecticidal oxazoles from Pseudomonas spp. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 8, 749-752.
Karatolos N, Williamson MS, Denholm I, Gorman K, ffrench-Constant RH, Bass C (2012). Over-expression of a cytochrome P450 is associated with resistance to pyriproxyfen in the greenhouse whitefly trialeurodes vaporariorum. PLoS ONE, 7(2). Abstract.  Full text.
Yang G, Hernandez-Rodriguez CS, Beeton ML, Wilkinson P, Ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR (2012). Pdl1 is a Putative Lipase that Enhances Photorhabdus Toxin Complex Secretion. PLOS PATHOGENS, 8(5). Author URL.
Karatolos N, Williamson MS, Denholm I, Gorman K, Ffrench-Constant R, Nauen R (2012). Resistance to spiromesifen in Trialeurodes vaporariorum is associated with a single amino acid replacement in its target enzyme acetyl-coenzyme a carboxylase. Insect Molecular Biology, 21(3), 327-334. Abstract.
Nollmann FI, Dowling A, Kaiser M, Deckmann K, Grösch S, ffrench-Constant R, Bode HB (2012). Synthesis of szentiamide, a depsipeptide from entomopathogenic Xenorhabdus szentirmaii with activity against Plasmodium falciparum. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 8, 528-533.
Zhou Q, Dowling A, Heide H, Wöhnert J, Brandt U, Baum J, ffrench-Constant R, Bode HB (2012). Xentrivalpeptides A–Q: Depsipeptide Diversification in. Journal of Natural Products, 75(10), 1717-1722.
Felföldi G, Eleftherianos I, Ffrench-Constant RH, Venekei I (2011). A serine proteinase homologue, SPH-3, plays a central role in insect immunity. J Immunol, 186(8), 4828-4834. Abstract.  Author URL.
Orth JHC, Schorch B, Boundy S, Ffrench-Constant R, Kubick S, Aktories K (2011). Cell-free synthesis and characterization of a novel cytotoxic pierisin-like protein from the cabbage butterfly Pieris rapae. Toxicon, 57(2), 199-207.
Joron M, Frezal L, Jones RT, Chamberlain NL, Lee SF, Haag CR, Whibley A, Becuwe M, Baxter SW, Ferguson L, et al (2011). Chromosomal rearrangements maintain a polymorphic supergene controlling butterfly mimicry. NATURE, 477(7363), 203-U102. Author URL.  Full text.
Proschak A, Schultz K, Herrmann J, Dowling AJ, Brachmann AO, ffrench-Constant R, Mueller R, Bode HB (2011). Cytotoxic Fatty Acid Amides from Xenorhabdus. CHEMBIOCHEM, 12(13), 2011-2015. Author URL.
Smith DT, Hosken DJ, Rostant WG, Yeo M, Griffin RM, Bretman A, Price TA, Ffrench-Constant RH, Wedell N (2011). DDT resistance, epistasis and male fitness in flies. J Evol Biol, 24(6), 1351-1362. Abstract.  Author URL.
van Munster M, le Gleuher M, Pauchet Y, Augustin S, Courtin C, Amichot M, ffrench-Constant RH, Pauron D (2011). Molecular characterization of three genes encoding aminopeptidases N in the poplar leaf beetle Chrysomela tremulae. Insect Molecular Biology, 20(2), 267-278.
Karatolos N, Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Chauhan R, Denholm I, Gorman K, Nelson DR, Bass C, ffrench-Constant RH, Williamson MS, et al (2011). Pyrosequencing the transcriptome of the greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum reveals multiple transcripts encoding insecticide targets and detoxifying enzymes. BMC Genomics, 12 Abstract.  Full text.
Terenius O, Papanicolaou A, Garbutt JS, Eleftherianos I, Huvenne H, Kanginakudru S, Albrechtsen M, an C, Aymeric J-L, Barthel A, et al (2011). RNA interference in Lepidoptera: an overview of successful and unsuccessful studies and implications for experimental design. JOURNAL OF INSECT PHYSIOLOGY, 57(2), 231-245. Author URL.
Peat SM, ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR, Marokházi J, Fodor A, Adams BJ (2010). A robust phylogenetic framework for the bacterial genus Photorhabdus and its use in studying the evolution and maintenance of bioluminescence: a case for 16S, gyrB, and glnA. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 57(2), 728-740.
Ferguson L, Lee SF, Chamberlain N, Nadeau N, Joron M, Baxter S, Wilkinson P, Papanicolaou A, Kumar S, Kee TJ, et al (2010). Characterization of a hotspot for mimicry: assembly of a butterfly wing transcriptome to genomic sequence at the HmYb/Sb locus. Mol Ecol, 19 Suppl 1, 240-254. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Ffrench-Constant RH, Clarke DJ, Dowling AJ, Reynolds SE (2010). Dissecting the immune response to the entomopathogen Photorhabdus. TRENDS IN MICROBIOLOGY, 18(12), 552-560. Author URL.
Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Chauhan R, Ffrench-Constant RH (2010). Diversity of beetle genes encoding novel plant cell wall degrading enzymes. PLoS ONE, 5(12). Abstract.  Full text.
Dowling AJ, Wilkinson PA, Holden MT, Quail MA, Bentley SD, Reger J, Waterfield NR, Titball RW, Ffrench-Constant RH (2010). Genome-wide analysis reveals loci encoding anti-macrophage factors in the human pathogen Burkholderia pseudomallei K96243. PLoS One, 5(12). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Counterman BA, Araujo-Perez F, Hines HM, Baxter SW, Morrison CM, Lindstrom DP, Papa R, Ferguson L, Joron M, Ffrench-Constant RH, et al (2010). Genomic Hotspots for Adaptation: the Population Genetics of Mullerian Mimicry in Heliconius erato. PLOS GENETICS, 6(2). Author URL.
Baxter SW, Nadeau NJ, Maroja LS, Wilkinson P, Counterman BA, Dawson A, Beltran M, Perez-Espona S, Chamberlain N, Ferguson L, et al (2010). Genomic hotspots for adaptation: the population genetics of Müllerian mimicry in the Heliconius melpomene clade. PLoS Genet, 6(2). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Jones RT, Bakker SE, Stone D, Shuttleworth SN, Boundy S, McCart C, Daborn PJ, ffrench-Constant RH, van den Elsen JM (2010). Homology modelling of Drosophila cytochrome P450 enzymes associated with insecticide resistance. Pest Manag Sci, 66(10), 1106-1115. Abstract.  Author URL.
Wilkinson P, Paszkiewicz K, Moorhouse A, Szubert JM, Beatson S, Gerrard J, Waterfield NR, Ffrench-Constant RH (2010). New plasmids and putative virulence factors from the draft genome of an Australian clinical isolate of Photorhabdus asymbiotica. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 309(2), 136-143. Abstract.  Author URL.
Jones RT, Sanchez-Contreras M, Vlisidou I, Amos MR, Yang G, Muñoz-Berbel X, Upadhyay A, Potter UJ, Joyce SA, Ciche TA, et al (2010). Photorhabdus adhesion modification protein (Pam) binds extracellular polysaccharide and alters bacterial attachment. BMC Microbiol, 10 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Eleftherianos I, Joyce S, Ffrench-Constant RH, Clarke DJ, Reynolds SE (2010). Probing the tri-trophic interaction between insects, nematodes and Photorhabdus. Parasitology, 137(11), 1695-1706. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Vogel H, Nelson DR, Reynolds SE, Heckel DG, ffrench-Constant RH (2010). Pyrosequencing the Manduca sexta larval midgut transcriptome: messages for digestion, detoxification and defence. Insect Mol Biol, 19(1), 61-75. Abstract.  Author URL.
Vlisidou I, Eleftherianos I, Dorus S, Yang G, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE, Waterfield NR (2010). The KdpD/KdpE two-component system of Photorhabdus asymbiotica promotes bacterial survival within M. sexta hemocytes. J Invertebr Pathol, 105(3), 352-362. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Waterfield NR, Bone P, Boundy S, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2009). A single locus from the entomopathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens inhibits activated Manduca sexta phenoloxidase. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 293(2), 170-176. Abstract.  Author URL.
Wilkinson P, Waterfield NR, Crossman L, Corton C, Sanchez-Contreras M, Vlisidou I, Barron A, Bignell A, Clark L, Ormond D, et al (2009). Comparative genomics of the emerging human pathogen Photorhabdus asymbiotica with the insect pathogen Photorhabdus luminescens. BMC Genomics, 10 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Vlisidou I, Dowling AJ, Evans IR, Waterfield N, ffrench-Constant RH, Wood W (2009). Drosophila embryos as model systems for monitoring bacterial infection in real time. PLoS Pathog, 5(7). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Eleftherianos I, Felföldi G, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2009). Induced nitric oxide synthesis in the gut of Manduca sexta protects against oral infection by the bacterial pathogen Photorhabdus luminescens. Insect Molecular Biology, 18(4), 507-516.
Papanicolaou A, Stierli R, Ffrench-Constant RH, Heckel DG (2009). Next generation transcriptomes for next generation genomes using est2assembly. BMC Bioinformatics, 10 Abstract.  Author URL.
Ahantarig A, Chantawat N, Waterfield NR, ffrench-Constant R, Kittayapong P (2009). PirAB toxin from Photorhabdus asymbiotica as a larvicide against dengue vectors. Appl Environ Microbiol, 75(13), 4627-4629. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Xu M, Yadi H, Ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2009). Plasmatocyte-spreading peptide (PSP) plays a central role in insect cellular immune defenses against bacterial infection. J Exp Biol, 212(Pt 12), 1840-1848. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, van Munster M, Augustin S, Pauron D, ffrench-Constant RH (2009). Pyrosequencing of the midgut transcriptome of the poplar leaf beetle Chrysomela tremulae reveals new gene families in Coleoptera. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 39(5-6), 403-413. Abstract.  Author URL.
Smith DT, Hosken DJ, Ffrench-Constant RH, Wedell N (2009). Variation in sex peptide expression in D. melanogaster. Genet Res (Camb), 91(4), 237-242. Abstract.  Author URL.
Baxter SW, Papa R, Chamberlain N, Humphray SJ, Joron M, Morrison C, ffrench-Constant RH, McMillan WO, Jiggins CD (2008). Convergent evolution in the genetic basis of Müllerian mimicry in heliconius butterflies. Genetics, 180(3), 1567-1577. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Baldwin H, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2008). Developmental modulation of immunity: changes within the feeding period of the fifth larval stage in the defence reactions of Manduca sexta to infection by Photorhabdus. J Insect Physiol, 54(1), 309-318. Abstract.  Author URL.
Long PR, Zefania S, Ffrench-Constant RH, Szekely T (2008). Estimating the population size of an endangered shorebird, the Madagascar plover, using a habitat suitability model. ANIMAL CONSERVATION, 11(2), 118-127. Author URL.
Papa R, Morrison CM, Walters JR, Counterman BA, Chen R, Halder G, Ferguson L, Chamberlain N, ffrench-Constant R, Kapan DD, et al (2008). Highly conserved gene order and numerous novel repetitive elements in genomic regions linked to wing pattern variation in Heliconius butterflies. BMC Genomics, 9(1), 345-345.
Waterfield NR, Sanchez-Contreras M, Eleftherianos I, Dowling A, Yang G, Wilkinson P, Parkhill J, Thomson N, Reynolds SE, Bode HB, et al (2008). Rapid Virulence Annotation (RVA): identification of virulence factors using a bacterial genome library and multiple invertebrate hosts. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 105(41), 15967-15972. Abstract.  Author URL.
Lindsay HA, Baines R, ffrench-Constant R, Lilley K, Jacobs HT, O'Dell KMC (2008). The Dominant Cold-Sensitive Out-Cold Mutants of Drosophila melanogaster Have Novel Missense Mutations in the Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel Gene paralytic. GENETICS, 180(2), 873-884. Author URL.
Hares MC, Hinchliffe SJ, Strong PC, Eleftherianos I, Dowling AJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield N (2008). The Yersinia pseudotuberculosis and Yersinia pestis toxin complex is active against cultured mammalian cells. Microbiology, 154(Pt 11), 3503-3517. Abstract.  Author URL.
Iatrou K, Pierre (2007). 7 th International Workshop on the Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera. Journal of Insect Science, 7(29), 1-5.
McCart, C. Woods, D.J. Terhzaz, S. (2007). A Drosophila systems approach to xenobiotic metabolism. Physiological Genomics, 30, 223-231.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Eleftherianos I, Reynolds SE (2007). A nematode symbiont sheds light on invertebrate immunity. Trends Parasitol, 23(11), 514-517. Abstract.  Author URL.
Sayed A, Nekl ER, Siqueira HA, Wang HC, Ffrench-Constant RH, Bagley M, Siegfried BD (2007). A novel cadherin-like gene from western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), larval midgut tissue. Insect Mol Biol, 16(5), 591-600. Abstract.  Author URL.
Erickson DL, Waterfield NR, Vadyvaloo V, Long D, Fischer ER, ffrench-Constant R, Hinnebusch BJ (2007). Acute oral toxicity of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis to fleas: implications for the evolution of vector-borne transmission of plague. CELLULAR MICROBIOLOGY, 9(11), 2658-2666. Author URL.
Boundy, S. Joyce, S. Aslam, S. (2007). An antibiotic produced by an insect-pathogenic bacterium suppresses host defences through phenoloxidase inhibition. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 104, 2419-2424.
KÜPPER CLEMENS, HORSBURGH GAVINJ, DAWSON DEBORAHA, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RICHARD, SZÉKELY T, BURKE TERRY (2007). Characterization of 36 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the Kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) including two sex-linked loci and their amplification in four other Charadrius species. Molecular Ecology Notes, 7(1), 35-39.
Bogwitz, M.R. McCart, C. Andrianopoulos, A. (2007). Cis-regulatory elements of the Accord retrotransposon result in tissue-specific expression of the Drosophila melanogaster insecticide resistance gene Cyp6g1. Genetics, 175, 1071-1077.
Chamberlain N, Baxter S, Jiggins C, Ffrench-Constant RH (2007). Dissecting butterfly wing pattern formation in Batesian and Mullerian mimicry. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
Lumb, C. Boey, A. Wong, W. (2007). Evaluating the insecticide resistance potential of eight Drosophila melanogaster cytochrome P450 genes by transgenic over-expression. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 37, 512-519.
Baxter SW, Chamberlain N, Papa R, Humphray SJ, Ffrench-Constant RH, McMillan WO, Jiggins CD (2007). Identifying DNA markers close to quantitative traits in lepidopteran genomes: Using wing colour variation in Heliconius butterflies as a model. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Dowling A, Waterfield NR (2007). Insecticidal toxins from Photorhabdus bacteria and their potential use in agriculture. Toxicon, 49(4), 436-451. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Millichap PJ, Felfoldi G, Gokcen F, Waterfield N, Clarke DJ, Ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2007). Probing the insect immune system with the entomopathogen Photorhabdus. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
Dowling AJ, Waterfield NR, Hares MC, Le Goff G, Streuli CH, ffrench-Constant RH (2007). The Mcf1 toxin induces apoptosis via the mitochondrial pathway and apoptosis is attenuated by mutation of the BH3-like domain. Cell Microbiol, 9(10), 2470-2484. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Gökçen F, Felföldi G, Millichap PJ, Trenczek TE, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2007). The immunoglobulin family protein Hemolin mediates cellular immune responses to bacteria in the insect Manduca sexta. Cell Microbiol, 9(5), 1137-1147. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield N, Hares M, Hinchliffe S, Wren B, ffrench-Constant R (2007). The insect toxin complex of Yersinia. Adv Exp Med Biol, 603, 247-257. Abstract.  Author URL.
Felfoldi G, Eleftherianos I, Ffrench-Constant RH, Venekei I, Reynolds SE (2007). The role of serineprotease homolgue 3 (SPH-3) in Manduca sexta shown by RNA interference. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2007). Which came first: insecticides or resistance?. Trends Genet, 23(1), 1-4. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Chamberlain N, Joron M, Papa R (2006). A conserved supergene locus controls colour pattern diversity in Heliconus butterflies. PLoS Biology, 4(10), 1831-1840. Full text.
Ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N (2006). An ABC guide to the bacterial toxin complexes. Adv Appl Microbiol, 58, 169-183. Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR (2006). Ground control for insect pests. Nat Biotechnol, 24(6), 660-661. Author URL.
Jenkins AT, Dash HA, Boundy S, Halliwell CM, ffrench-Constant RH (2006). Methoxy-resorufin ether as an electrochemically active biological probe for cytochrome P450 O-demethylation. Bioelectrochemistry, 68(1), 67-71. Abstract.  Author URL.
Gerrard JG, Joyce SA, Clarke DJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Nimmo GR, Looke DF, Feil EJ, Pearce L, Waterfield NR (2006). Nematode symbiont for Photorhabdus asymbiotica. Emerg Infect Dis, 12(10), 1562-1564. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Yang G, Dowling AJ, Gerike U, ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR (2006). Photorhabdus virulence cassettes confer injectable insecticidal activity against the wax moth. J Bacteriol, 188(6), 2254-2261. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Marokhazi J, Millichap PJ, Hodgkinson AJ, Sriboonlert A, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2006). Prior infection of Manduca sexta with non-pathogenic Escherichia coli elicits immunity to pathogenic Photorhabdus luminescens: roles of immune-related proteins shown by RNA interference. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 36(6), 517-525. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Millichap PJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2006). RNAi suppression of recognition protein mediated immune responses in the tobacco hornworm Manduca sexta causes increased susceptibility to the insect pathogen Photorhabdus. DEVELOPMENTAL AND COMPARATIVE IMMUNOLOGY, 30(12), 1099-1107. Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Millichap PJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2006). RNAi suppression of recognition protein mediated immune responses in the tobacco hornworm Manduca sexta causes increased susceptibility to the insect pathogen Photorhabdus. Dev Comp Immunol, 30(12), 1099-1107. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant R, Daborn P, Feyereisen R (2006). Resistance and the jumping gene. Bioessays, 28(1), 6-8. Abstract.  Author URL.
Le Goff G, Hilliou F, Siegfried BD, Boundy S, Wajnberg E, Sofer L, Audant P, Ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (2006). Xenobiotic response in Drosophila melanogaster: Sex dependence of P450 and GST gene induction. INSECT BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 36(8), 674-682. Author URL.
Le Goff G, Hilliou F, Siegfried BD, Boundy S, Wajnberg E, Sofer L, Audant P, ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (2006). Xenobiotic response in Drosophila melanogaster: sex dependence of P450 and GST gene induction. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 36(8), 674-682. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N (2005). An ABC Guide to the Bacterial Toxin Complexes. Adv Appl Microbiol, 58C, 169-183. Author URL.
Buckling A, Neilson J, Lindsay J, ffrench-Constant R, Enright M, Day N, Massey RC (2005). Clonal distribution and phase-variable expression of a major histocompatibility complex analogue protein in Staphylococcus aureus. J Bacteriol, 187(8), 2917-2919. Abstract.  Author URL.
Buckling, A. McGhee, M. ffrench-constant, R.H. (2005). DDT resistance in flies carries no cost. Current Biology, 15(15), 587-589.
McCart C, Buckling A, Ffrench-Constant RH (2005). DDT resistance in flies carries no cost. Curr Biol, 15(15), R587-R589. Author URL.
Siegfried BD, Waterfield N, ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Expressed sequence tags from Diabrotica virgifera virgifera midgut identify a coleopteran cadherin and a diversity of cathepsins. INSECT MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 14(2), 137-143. Author URL.
Siegfried BD, Waterfield N, ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Expressed sequence tags from Diabrotica virgifera virgifera midgut identify a coleopteran cadherin and a diversity of cathepsins. Insect Mol Biol, 14(2), 137-143. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2005). Modulating lepidopteran immunity to bacteria using pre-infection and RNA interference. COMPARATIVE BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY A-MOLECULAR & INTEGRATIVE PHYSIOLOGY, 141(3), S109-S109. Author URL.
Waterfield N, Hares M, Yang G, Dowling A, ffrench-Constant R (2005). Potentiation and cellular phenotypes of the insecticidal Toxin complexes of Photorhabdus bacteria. Cell Microbiol, 7(3), 373-382. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Something old, something transgenic, or something fungal for mosquito control?. Trends Ecol Evol, 20(11), 577-579. Abstract.  Author URL.
Jenkins AT, Buckling A, McGhee M, ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Surface plasmon resonance shows that type IV pili are important in surface attachment by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. J R Soc Interface, 2(3), 255-259. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield N, Kamita SG, Hammock BD, ffrench-Constant R (2005). The Photorhabdus Pir toxins are similar to a developmentally regulated insect protein but show no juvenile hormone esterase activity. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 245(1), 47-52. Abstract.  Author URL.
NICE CHRISC, ANTHONY NICOLA, GELEMBIUK GREG, RATERMAN DENISE, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RICHARD (2005). The history and geography of diversification within the butterfly genus Lycaeides in North America. Molecular Ecology, 14(6), 1741-1754.
Daborn P, McCart C, Woods D, ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Detection of insecticide resistance-associated mutations in cat flea Rdl by TaqMan-allele specific amplification. PESTICIDE BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY, 79(1), 25-30. Author URL.
Au C, Dean P, Reynolds SE, ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Effect of the insect pathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus on insect phagocytes. Cell Microbiol, 6(1), 89-95. Abstract.  Author URL.
Gerrard J, Waterfield N, Vohra R, ffrench-Constant R (2004). Human infection with Photorhabdus asymbiotica: an emerging bacterial pathogen. Microbes and Infection, 6(2), 229-237.
Massey RC, Buckling A, ffrench-Constant R (2004). Interference competition and parasite virulence. Proc Biol Sci, 271(1541), 785-788. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Wren BW, Ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Invertebrates as a source of emerging human pathogens. Nat Rev Microbiol, 2(10), 833-841. Abstract.  Author URL.
Jenkins AT, ffrench-constant R, Buckling A, Clarke DJ, Jarvis K (2004). Study of the attachment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on gold and modified gold surfaces using surface plasmon resonance. Biotechnol Prog, 20(4), 1233-1236. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Daborn PJ, Le Goff G (2004). The genetics and genomics of insecticide resistance. Trends Genet, 20(3), 163-170. Abstract.  Author URL.
Dowling AJ, Daborn PJ, Waterfield NR, Wang P, Streuli CH, ffrench-Constant RH (2004). The insecticidal toxin Makes caterpillars floppy (Mcf) promotes apoptosis in mammalian cells. CELLULAR MICROBIOLOGY, 6(4), 345-353. Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Daborn PJ, Dowling AJ, Steuli CH (2004). The insecticidal toxin Makes caterpillars floppy (Mcf) promotes apoptosis in mammalian cells. Cellular Microbiology, 6(4), 345-353.
Catania, F. Kauer, M.O. (2004). World-wide survey of an Accord insertion and its association with DDT resistance in Drosophila Melanogaster. Molecular Ecology, 13(8), 2491-2504.
Bowen DJ, Rocheleau TA, Grutzmacher CK, Meslet L, Valens M, Marble D, Dowling A, Ffrench-Constant R, Blight MA (2003). Genetic and biochemical characterization of PrtA, an RTX-like metalloprotease from Photorhabdus. Microbiology, 149(Pt 6), 1581-1591. Abstract.  Author URL.
Le Goff G, Boundy S, Daborn PJ, Yen JL, Sofer L, Lind R, Sabourault C, Madi-Ravazzi L, ffrench-Constant RH (2003). Microarray analysis of cytochrome P450 mediated insecticide resistance in Drosophila. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 33(7), 701-708. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N, Daborn P, Joyce S, Bennett H, Au C, Dowling A, Boundy S, Reynolds S, Clarke D, et al (2003). Photorhabdus : towards a functional genomic analysis of a symbiont and pathogen. FEMS Microbiology Reviews, 26(5), 433-456.
ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N, Daborn P, Joyce S, Bennett H, Au C, Dowling A, Boundy S, Reynolds S, Clarke D, et al (2003). Photorhabdus: towards a functional genomic analysis of a symbiont and pathogen. FEMS Microbiol Rev, 26(5), 433-456. Abstract.  Author URL.
DeCamillis M, ffrench-Constant R (2003). Proboscipedia represses distal signaling in the embryonic gnathal limb fields of Tribolium castaneum. Dev Genes Evol, 213(2), 55-64. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, Dowling AJ, Yang G, Hares M, ffrench-Constant RH (2003). The insecticidal toxin makes caterpillars floppy 2 (Mcf2) shows similarity to HrmA, an avirulence protein from a plant pathogen. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 229(2), 265-270. Abstract.  Author URL.
Marokhazi J, Waterfield N, LeGoff G, Feil E, Stabler R, Hinds J, Fodor A, ffrench-Constant RH (2003). Using a DNA microarray to investigate the distribution of insect virulence factors in strains of photorhabdus bacteria. J Bacteriol, 185(15), 4648-4656. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Bogwitz M, Daborn PJ, Yen JL (2002). A single P450 allele associated with insecticide resistance in Drosophila. Science, 297(5590), 2253-2256.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Daborn PJ, Silva CP, Waterfield N (2002). A single Photorhabdus gene, makes caterpillars floppy (mfc), allows Escherichia coli to persist within and kill insects. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 99(16), 10742-10747.
Silva CP, Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, Dean P, Chilver T, Au CP, Sharma S, Potter U, Reynolds SE, ffrench-Constant RH, et al (2002). Bacterial infection of a model insect: Photorhabdus luminescens and Manduca sexta. Cell Microbiol, 4(6), 329-339. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, ffrench-Constant RH (2002). Genomic islands in Photorhabdus. Trends Microbiol, 10(12), 541-545. Abstract.  Author URL.
Andreasen MH, Ffrench-Constant RH (2002). In situ hybridization to the Rdl locus on polytene chromosome 3L of Anopheles stephensi. Med Vet Entomol, 16(4), 452-455. Abstract.  Author URL.
Nice CC, Fordyce JA, Shapiro AM, Ffrench-Constant R (2002). Lack of evidence for reproductive isolation among ecologically specialised lycaenid butterflies. Ecological Entomology, 27(6), 702-712.
Sharma S, Waterfield N, Bowen D, Rocheleau T, Holland L, James R, ffrench-Constant R (2002). The lumicins: novel bacteriocins from Photorhabdus luminescens with similarity to the uropathogenic-specific protein (USP) from uropathogenic Escherichia coli. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 214(2), 241-249. Abstract.  Author URL.
Daborn P, Boundy S, Yen J, Pittendrigh B, ffrench-Constant R (2001). DDT resistance in Drosophila correlates with Cyp6g1 over-expression and confers cross-resistance to the neonicotinoid imidacloprid. Mol Genet Genomics, 266(4), 556-563. Abstract.  Author URL.
Anthony N, Gelembiuk G, Raterman D, Nice C, Ffrench-Constant R (2001). Isolation and Characterization of Microsatellite Markers from the Endangered Karner Blue Butterfly Lycaeides Melissa Samuelis (Lepidoptera). Hereditas, 134(3), 271-273.
Daborn PJ, Waterfield N, Blight MA, Ffrench-Constant RH (2001). Measuring virulence factor expression by the pathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens in culture and during insect infection. J Bacteriol, 183(20), 5834-5839. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield N, Dowling A, Sharma S, Daborn PJ, Potter U, Ffrench-Constant RH (2001). Oral toxicity of Photorhabdus luminescens W14 toxin complexes in Escherichia coli. Appl Environ Microbiol, 67(11), 5017-5024. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Bowen DJ, Fetherston JD, Perry RD, ffrench-Constant RH (2001). The tc genes of Photorhabdus: a growing family. Trends Microbiol, 9(4), 185-191. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield N, Burland V, Perna NT, Daborn PJ, Bowen D, Blattner FR (2000). A genomic sample sequence of the entomopathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens W14: potential implications for virulence. Appl Environ Microbiol, 66(8), 3310-3329. Abstract.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Lorenz U, Brakefield PM, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). Butterfly wing pattern mutants: developmental heterochrony and co-ordinately regulated phenotypes. Dev Genes Evol, 210(11), 536-544. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Anthony N, Aronstein K, Rocheleau T, Stilwell G (2000). Cyclodiene insecticide resistance: from molecular to population genetics. Annu Rev Entomol, 45, 449-466. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Bowen DJ (2000). Novel insecticidal toxins from nematode-symbiotic bacteria. Cell Mol Life Sci, 57(5), 828-833. Abstract.  Author URL.
Martin RL, Pittendrigh B, Liu J, Reenan R, ffrench-Constant R, Hanck DA (2000). Point mutations in domain III of a Drosophila neuronal Na channel confer resistance to allethrin. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 30(11), 1051-1059.
Coustau C, Chevillon C, ffrench-Constant R (2000). Resistance to xenobiotics and parasites: can we count the cost?. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 15(9), 378-383.
Bowen D, Blackburn M, Rocheleau T, Grutzmacher C, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). Secreted proteases from Photorhabdus luminescens: separation of the extracellular proteases from the insecticidal Tc toxin complexes. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 30(1), 69-74. Abstract.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Behnecke B, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). The molecular basis of melanism and mimicry in a swallowtail butterfly. Curr Biol, 10(10), 591-594. Abstract.  Author URL.
Crennell SJ, Tickler PM, Bowen DJ, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). The predicted structure of photopexin from Photorhabdus shows the first haemopexin-like motif in prokaryotes. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 191(1), 139-144. Abstract.  Author URL.
Wang CT, Zhang HG, Rocheleau TA, ffrench-Constant RH, Jackson MB (1999). Cation permeability and cation-anion interactions in a mutant GABA-gated chloride channel from Drosophila. Biophys J, 77(2), 691-700. Abstract.  Author URL.
Andreev D, Kreitman M, Phillips TW, Beeman RW, ffrench-Constant RH (1999). Multiple origins of cyclodiene insecticide resistance in Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). J Mol Evol, 48(5), 615-624. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant R, Bowen D (1999). Photorhabdus toxins: novel biological insecticides. Curr Opin Microbiol, 2(3), 284-288. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (1999). Target site mediated insecticide resistance: what questions remain?. INSECT BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 29(5), 397-403. Author URL.
Blackburn M, Golubeva E, Bowen D, Ffrench-Constant RH (1998). A novel insecticidal toxin from photorhabdus luminescens, toxin complex a (Tca), and its histopathological effects on the midgut of manduca sexta. Appl Environ Microbiol, 64(8), 3036-3041. Abstract.  Author URL.
Liu HT, Stilwell G, Anthony N, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Analysis of a mosquito acetylcholinesterase gene promoter. Insect Mol Biol, 7(1), 11-17. Abstract.  Author URL.
Vaughan A, Chadee DD, French-Constant R (1998). Biochemical monitoring of organophosphorus and carbamate insecticide resistance in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes from Trinidad. Med Vet Entomol, 12(3), 318-321. Author URL.
Anthony NM, Brown JK, Feyereisen R, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Diagnosis and characterization of insecticide-insensitive acetylcholinesterase in three populations of the sweetpotato whitefly Bemisia tabaci. PESTICIDE SCIENCE, 52(1), 39-46. Author URL.
Anthony N, Unruh T, Ganser D, ffrench-Constant R (1998). Duplication of the Rdl GABA receptor subunit gene in an insecticide-resistant aphid, Myzus persicae. Mol Gen Genet, 260(2-3), 165-175. Abstract.  Author URL.
Bowen D, Rocheleau TA, Blackburn M, Andreev O, Golubeva E, Bhartia R, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Insecticidal toxins from the bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens. Science, 280(5372), 2129-2132. Abstract.  Author URL.
Andreev D, Breilid H, Kirkendall L, Brun LO, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Lack of nucleotide variability in a beetle pest with extreme inbreeding. Insect Mol Biol, 7(2), 197-200. Abstract.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Keys DN, Rocheleau T, Aronstein K, Blackburn M, Carroll SB, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Regulation of dopa decarboxylase expression during colour pattern formation in wild-type and melanic tiger swallowtail butterflies. Development, 125(12), 2303-2313. Abstract.  Author URL.
Stilwell GE, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Transcriptional analysis of the Drosophila GABA receptor gene resistance to dieldrin. J Neurobiol, 36(4), 468-484. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pittendrigh B, Aronstein K, Zinkovsky E, Andreev O, Campbell B, Daly J, Trowell S, Ffrench-Constant RH (1997). Cytochrome P450 genes from Helicoverpa armigera: expression in a pyrethroid-susceptible and -resistant strain. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 27(6), 507-512. Abstract.  Author URL.
Hosie AM, Aronstein K, Sattelle DB, ffrench-Constant RH (1997). Molecular biology of insect neuronal GABA receptors. Trends Neurosci, 20(12), 578-583. Abstract.  Author URL.
Severson DW, Anthony NM, Andreev O, ffrench-Constant RH (1997). Molecular mapping of insecticide resistance genes in the yellow fever mosquito (Aedes aegypti). J Hered, 88(6), 520-524. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pittendrigh B, Reenan R, ffrench-Constant RH, Ganetzky B (1997). Point mutations in the Drosophila sodium channel gene para associated with resistance to DDT and pyrethroid insecticides. Mol Gen Genet, 256(6), 602-610. Abstract.  Author URL.
Vaughan A, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant R (1997). Site-directed mutagenesis of an acetylcholinesterase gene from the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti confers insecticide insensitivity. Exp Parasitol, 87(3), 237-244. Abstract.  Author URL.
Dunkov BC, Guzov VM, Mocelin G, Shotkoski F, Brun A, Amichot M, Ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (1997). The Drosophila cytochrome P450 gene Cyp6a2: structure, localization, heterologous expression, and induction by phenobarbital. DNA Cell Biol, 16(11), 1345-1356. Abstract.  Author URL.
Brotz TM, Bochenek B, Aronstein K, Ffrench-Constant RH, Borst A (1997). gamma-Aminobutyric acid receptor distribution in the mushroom bodies of a fly (Calliphora erythrocephala): a functional subdivision of Kenyon cells?. J Comp Neurol, 383(1), 42-48. Abstract.  Author URL.
Dunkov BC, Rodriguez-Arnaiz R, Pittendrigh B, ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (1996). Cytochrome P450 gene clusters in. MGG Molecular & General Genetics, 251(3), 290-290.
Dunkov BC, Rodriguez-Arnaiz R, Pittendrigh B, ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (1996). Cytochrome P450 gene clusters in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Gen Genet, 251(3), 290-297. Abstract.  Author URL.
Coustau C, Carkion Y, Nappi A, Shotkoski F, ffrench-Constant R (1996). Differential induction of antibacterial transcripts in Drosophila susceptible and resistant to parasitism by Leptopilina boulardi. Insect Mol Biol, 5(3), 167-172. Abstract.  Author URL.
Aronstein K, Auld V, Ffrench-Constant R (1996). Distribution of two GABA receptor-like subunits in the Drosophila CNS. Invert Neurosci, 2(2), 115-120. Abstract.  Author URL.
Shotkoski F, Morris AC, James AA, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Functional analysis of a mosquito gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor gene promoter. Gene, 168(2), 127-133. Abstract.  Author URL.
Coustau C, Rocheleau T, Carton Y, Nappi AJ, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Induction of a putative serine protease transcript in immune challenged Drosophila. Dev Comp Immunol, 20(4), 265-272. Abstract.  Author URL.
Hidayat P, Phillips TW, Ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Molecular and Morphological Characters Discriminate Sitophilus oryzae and S. zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and Confirm Reproductive Isolation. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 89(5), 645-652.
Shotkoski F, Zhang HG, Jackson MB, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Stable expression of insect GABA receptors in insect cell lines. Promoters for efficient expression of Drosophila and mosquito Rdl GABA receptors in stably transformed mosquito cell lines. FEBS Lett, 380(3), 257-262. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pittendrigh BR, Mocelin G, Andreev O, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). The sequence of a Drosophila Cyp4e2 cytochrome P450-encoding cDNA. Gene, 179(2), 295-296. Abstract.  Author URL.
(1995). Cloning, sequencing and functional expression of an acetylcholinesterase gene from the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. FEBS Letters, 368(3), 461-465.
Brun LO, Stuart J, Gaudichon V, Aronstein K, French-Constant RH (1995). Functional haplodiploidy: a mechanism for the spread of insecticide resistance in an important international insect pest. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 92(21), 9861-9865.
Stilwell GE, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant RH (1995). GABA receptor minigene rescues insecticide resistance phenotypes in Drosophila. J Mol Biol, 253(2), 223-227. Abstract.  Author URL.
Aronstein K, Ffrench-Constant R (1995). Immunocytochemistry of a novel GABA receptor subunit Rdl in Drosophila melanogaster. Invert Neurosci, 1(1), 25-31. Abstract.  Author URL.
Zhang HG, Lee HJ, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant RH, Jackson MB (1995). Subunit composition determines picrotoxin and bicuculline sensitivity of Drosophila gamma-aminobutyric acid receptors. Mol Pharmacol, 48(5), 835-840. Abstract.  Author URL.
Zhang HG, ffrench-Constant RH, Jackson MB (1994). A unique amino acid of the Drosophila GABA receptor with influence on drug sensitivity by two mechanisms. J Physiol, 479 ( Pt 1), 65-75. Abstract.  Author URL.
Shotkoski F, Lee HJ, Zhang HG, Jackson MB, ffrench-Constant RH (1994). Functional expression of insecticide-resistant GABA receptors from the mosquito Aedes aegypti. Insect Mol Biol, 3(4), 283-287. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Steichen JC, Shotkoski F (1994). Polymerase chain reaction diagnostic for cyclodiene insecticide resistance in the mosquito Aedes aegypti. Med Vet Entomol, 8(1), 99-100. Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (1994). The molecular and population genetics of cyclodiene insecticide resistance. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 24(4), 335-345. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Rocheleau TA, Steichen JC, Chalmers AE (1993). A point mutation in a Drosophila GABA receptor confers insecticide resistance. Nature, 363(6428), 449-451. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Steichen JC, Rocheleau TA, Aronstein K, Roush RT (1993). A single-amino acid substitution in a gamma-aminobutyric acid subtype a receptor locus is associated with cyclodiene insecticide resistance in Drosophila populations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 90(5), 1957-1961. Abstract.  Author URL.
Thompson M, Shotkoski F, ffrench-Constant R (1993). Cloning and sequencing of the cyclodiene insecticide resistance gene from the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. Conservation of the gene and resistance associated mutation with Drosophila. FEBS Lett, 325(3), 187-190. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Cloning of a putative GABAA receptor from cyclodiene-resistant Drosophila: a case study in the use of insecticide-resistant mutants to isolate neuroreceptors. EXS, 63, 210-223. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Cloning of the Drosophila cyclodiene insecticide resistance gene: a novel GABAA receptor subtype?. Comp Biochem Physiol C, 104(1), 9-12. Abstract.  Author URL.
Thompson M, Steichen JC, ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Conservation of cyclodiene insecticide resistance-associated mutations in insects. Insect Mol Biol, 2(3), 149-154. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Rocheleau TA (1993). Drosophila gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor gene Rdl shows extensive alternative splicing. J Neurochem, 60(6), 2323-2326. Abstract.  Author URL.
Lee HJ, Rocheleau T, Zhang HG, Jackson MB, ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Expression of a Drosophila GABA receptor in a baculovirus insect cell system. Functional expression of insecticide susceptible and resistant GABA receptors from the cyclodiene resistance gene Rdl. FEBS Lett, 335(3), 315-318. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Rocheleau T (1992). Drosophila cyclodiene resistance gene shows conserved genomic organization with vertebrate gamma-aminobutyric acidA receptors. J Neurochem, 59(4), 1562-1565. Abstract.  Author URL.
Bloomquist JR, Roush RT, ffrench-Constant RH (1992). Reduced neuronal sensitivity to dieldrin and picrotoxinin in a cyclodiene-resistant strain of Drosophila melanogaster (Meigen). Arch Insect Biochem Physiol, 19(1), 17-25. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Roush RT (1991). Gene mapping and cross-resistance in cyclodiene insecticide-resistant Drosophila melanogaster (Mg.). Genet Res, 57(1), 17-21. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Mortlock DP, Shaffer CD, MacIntyre RJ, Roush RT (1991). Molecular cloning and transformation of cyclodiene resistance in Drosophila: an invertebrate gamma-aminobutyric acid subtype a receptor locus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 88(16), 7209-7213. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Roush RT, Mortlock D, Dively GP (1990). Isolation of dieldrin resistance from field populations of Drosophila melanogaster (Diptera: Drosophilidae). J Econ Entomol, 83(5), 1733-1737. Abstract.  Author URL.
Lines JD, ffRench-Constant RH, Kasim SH (1990). Testing Anopheles albimanus for genetic linkage of insecticide resistance genes by combining insecticide bioassay and biochemical methods. Med Vet Entomol, 4(4), 445-450. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Bonning BC (1989). Rapid microtitre plate test distinguishes insecticide resistant acetylcholinesterase genotypes in the mosquitoes Anopheles albimanus, An. nigerrimus and Culex pipiens. Med Vet Entomol, 3(1), 9-16. Abstract.  Author URL.
Harrington R, Bartlet E, Riley DK, ffrench-Constant RH, Clark SJ (1989). Resurgence of insecticide-resistant Myzus persicae on potatoes treated repeatedly with cypermethrin and mineral oil. Crop Protection, 8(5), 340-348.
ffrench-Constant RH, Harrington R, Devonshire AL (1988). Effect of repeated applications of insecticides to potatoes on numbers of Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and on the frequencies of insecticide-resistant variants. Crop Protection, 7(1), 55-61.
ffrench-Constant RH, Devonshire AL (1987). A multiple homogenizer for rapid sample preparation in immunoassays and electrophoresis. Biochem Genet, 25(7-8), 493-499. Abstract.  Author URL.

Conferences

McCart C, Ffrench-Constant RH (2008). Dissecting the insecticide-resistance- associated cytochrome P450 gene Cyp6g1.  Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, Ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Insect pathogenicity islands in the insect pathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Behnecke B, Weigmann-Lenz M, Ffrench-Constant RH (2000). Insect pigmentation: activities of beta-alanyldopamine synthase in wing color patterns of wild-type and melanic mutant swallowtail butterfly Papilio glaucus.  Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (1999). Insecticide resistance and nucleotide variability in the coffee berry borer.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Pittendrigh B, Vaughan A, Anthony N (1999). Why are there so few insecticide resistance-associated mutations?.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Pittendrigh B, Vaughan A, Anthony N (1998). Why are there so few resistance-associated mutations in insecticide target genes?.  Abstract.  Author URL.
Brun LO, Ffrench-Constant RH, CAFE ASI (1997). Insecticide resistance in the coffee berry borer: State of current knowledge.  Author URL.
Breilid H, Brun LO, Andreev D, Ffrench-Constant RH, Kirkendall LR, CAFE ASI (1997). Phylogeographic patterns of introduced populations of the coffee berry borer Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) (Coleoptera : Scolytidae) inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences.  Author URL.

Publications by year


2016

Ffrench-Constant RH (2016). Butterfly gene flow goes berserk. Genome Biology, 17(1).

2015

Mulley G, Beeton ML, Wilkinson P, Vlisidou I, Ockendon-Powell N, Hapeshi A, Tobias NJ, Nollmann FI, Bode HB, van den Elsen J, et al (2015). From Insect to Man: Photorhabdus Sheds Light on the Emergence of Human Pathogenicity. PLOS ONE, 10(12), e0144937-e0144937. Full text.
Pauchet Y, Wielsch N, Wilkinson PA, Sakaluk SK, Svatoš A, ffrench-Constant RH, Hunt J, Heckel DG (2015). What's in the Gift? Towards a Molecular Dissection of Nuptial Feeding in a Cricket. PLoS One, 10(10). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2015). White butterflies as solar photovoltaic concentrators.  Full text.

2014

Proschak A, Zhou Q, Schöner T, Thanwisai A, Kresovic D, Dowling A, ffrench-Constant R, Proschak E, Bode HB (2014). Biosynthesis of the Insecticidal Xenocyloins in Xenorhabdus bovienii. ChemBioChem, 15(3), 369-372.
Timmermans MJTN, Baxter SW, Clark R, Heckel DG, Vogel H, Collins S, Papanicolaou A, Fukova I, Joron M, Thompson MJ, et al (2014). Comparative genomics of the mimicry switch in Papilio dardanus. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 281(1787), 20140465-20140465. Full text.
Ffrench-constant R, Valencia A, Eyun SI, Wang H, Pauchet Y, Benson AK (2014). Correction: Molecular evolution of glycoside hydrolase genes in the western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera) (PLoS ONE (2014) 9, 4 (e94052) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0094052). PLoS ONE, 9(7).
Ffrench-Constant RH (2014). GENOMICS of monarchs and migration. NATURE, 514(7522), 314-315. Author URL.
Kirsch R, Gramzow L, Theißen G, Siegfried BD, ffrench-Constant RH, Heckel DG, Pauchet Y (2014). Horizontal gene transfer and functional diversification of plant cell wall degrading polygalacturonases: Key events in the evolution of herbivory in beetles. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 52, 33-50.
ffrench-Constant RH (2014). Insecticide resistance comes of age. Genome Biology, 15(2), 106-106. Full text.
Eyun SI, Wang H, Pauchet Y, Ffrench-Constant RH, Benson AK, Valencia-Jiménez A, Moriyama EN, Siegfried BD (2014). Molecular evolution of glycoside hydrolase genes in the western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera). PLoS ONE, 9(4). Abstract.  Full text.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2014). Of monarchs and migration. Nature, 514(7522), 314-315.
ffrench-Constant RH (2014). Sex, butterflies and molecular biology: when pigmentation met mimicry. Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research, 27(4), 507-508. Full text.

2013

Swevers L, Huvenne H, Menschaert G, Kontogiannatos D, Kourti A, Pauchet Y, ffrench-Constant R, Smagghe G (2013). Colorado potato beetle (Coleoptera) gut transcriptome analysis: expression of RNA interference-related genes. Insect Molecular Biology, 22(6), 668-684.
Chauhan R, Jones R, Wilkinson P, Pauchet Y, Ffrench-Constant RH (2013). Cytochrome P450-encoding genes from the Heliconius genome as candidates for cyanogenesis. Insect Mol Biol, 22(5), 532-540. Abstract.  Author URL.
Smee MR, Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Wee B, Singer MC, ffrench-Constant RH, Hodgson DJ, Mikheyev AS (2013). Microsatellites for the marsh fritillary butterfly: de novo transcriptome sequencing, and a comparison with amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers. PLoS One, 8(1). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Reimer D, Cowles KN, Proschak A, Nollmann FI, Dowling AJ, Kaiser M, Constant RF, Goodrich-Blair H, Bode HB (2013). Rhabdopeptides as insect-specific virulence factors from entomopathogenic bacteria. ChemBioChem
Somers-Yeates R, Hodgson D, McGregor PK, Spalding A, Ffrench-Constant RH (2013). Shedding light on moths: shorter wavelengths attract noctuids more than geometrids. Biol Lett, 9(4). Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (2013). The Molecular Genetics of Insecticide Resistance. Genetics, 194(4), 807-815.
Ferreira PG, Patalano S, Chauhan R, Ffrench-Constant R, Gabaldón T, Guigó R, Sumner S (2013). Transcriptome analyses of primitively eusocial wasps reveal novel insights into the evolution of sociality and the origin of alternative phenotypes. Genome Biology, 14(2), R20-R20.
Jones RT, Poul YL, Whibley AC, Mérot C, ffrench-Constant RH, Joron M (2013). Wing Shape Variation Associated with Mimicry in Butterflies. Evolution, 67(8), 2323-2334. Abstract.

2012

Dasmahapatra KK, Walters JR, Briscoe AD, Davey JW, Whibley A, Nadeau NJ, Zimin AV, Hughes DST, Ferguson LC, Martin SH, et al (2012). Butterfly genome reveals promiscuous exchange of mimicry adaptations among species. Nature, 486(7405), 94-98. Abstract.  Full text.
ffrench-Constant RH (2012). Butterfly wing colours and patterning by numbers. Heredity, 108(6), 592-593.
Jones RT, Salazar PA, ffrench-Constant RH, Jiggins CD, Joron M (2012). Evolution of a mimicry supergene from a multilocus architecture. Proc Biol Sci, 279(1727), 316-325. Abstract.  Author URL.
Nadeau NJ, Whibley A, Jones RT, Davey JW, Dasmahapatra KK, Baxter SW, Quail MA, Joron M, Ffrench-Constant RH, Blaxter ML, et al (2012). Genomic islands of divergence in hybridizing Heliconius butterflies identified by large-scale targeted sequencing. PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 367(1587), 343-353. Author URL.
Grundmann F, Dill V, Dowling A, Thanwisai A, Bode E, Chantratita N, ffrench-Constant R, Bode HB (2012). Identification and isolation of insecticidal oxazoles from Pseudomonas spp. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 8, 749-752.
Karatolos N, Williamson MS, Denholm I, Gorman K, ffrench-Constant RH, Bass C (2012). Over-expression of a cytochrome P450 is associated with resistance to pyriproxyfen in the greenhouse whitefly trialeurodes vaporariorum. PLoS ONE, 7(2). Abstract.  Full text.
Yang G, Hernandez-Rodriguez CS, Beeton ML, Wilkinson P, Ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR (2012). Pdl1 is a Putative Lipase that Enhances Photorhabdus Toxin Complex Secretion. PLOS PATHOGENS, 8(5). Author URL.
Karatolos N, Williamson MS, Denholm I, Gorman K, Ffrench-Constant R, Nauen R (2012). Resistance to spiromesifen in Trialeurodes vaporariorum is associated with a single amino acid replacement in its target enzyme acetyl-coenzyme a carboxylase. Insect Molecular Biology, 21(3), 327-334. Abstract.
Nollmann FI, Dowling A, Kaiser M, Deckmann K, Grösch S, ffrench-Constant R, Bode HB (2012). Synthesis of szentiamide, a depsipeptide from entomopathogenic Xenorhabdus szentirmaii with activity against Plasmodium falciparum. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 8, 528-533.
Zhou Q, Dowling A, Heide H, Wöhnert J, Brandt U, Baum J, ffrench-Constant R, Bode HB (2012). Xentrivalpeptides A–Q: Depsipeptide Diversification in. Journal of Natural Products, 75(10), 1717-1722.

2011

Felföldi G, Eleftherianos I, Ffrench-Constant RH, Venekei I (2011). A serine proteinase homologue, SPH-3, plays a central role in insect immunity. J Immunol, 186(8), 4828-4834. Abstract.  Author URL.
Orth JHC, Schorch B, Boundy S, Ffrench-Constant R, Kubick S, Aktories K (2011). Cell-free synthesis and characterization of a novel cytotoxic pierisin-like protein from the cabbage butterfly Pieris rapae. Toxicon, 57(2), 199-207.
Joron M, Frezal L, Jones RT, Chamberlain NL, Lee SF, Haag CR, Whibley A, Becuwe M, Baxter SW, Ferguson L, et al (2011). Chromosomal rearrangements maintain a polymorphic supergene controlling butterfly mimicry. NATURE, 477(7363), 203-U102. Author URL.  Full text.
Proschak A, Schultz K, Herrmann J, Dowling AJ, Brachmann AO, ffrench-Constant R, Mueller R, Bode HB (2011). Cytotoxic Fatty Acid Amides from Xenorhabdus. CHEMBIOCHEM, 12(13), 2011-2015. Author URL.
Smith DT, Hosken DJ, Rostant WG, Yeo M, Griffin RM, Bretman A, Price TA, Ffrench-Constant RH, Wedell N (2011). DDT resistance, epistasis and male fitness in flies. J Evol Biol, 24(6), 1351-1362. Abstract.  Author URL.
van Munster M, le Gleuher M, Pauchet Y, Augustin S, Courtin C, Amichot M, ffrench-Constant RH, Pauron D (2011). Molecular characterization of three genes encoding aminopeptidases N in the poplar leaf beetle Chrysomela tremulae. Insect Molecular Biology, 20(2), 267-278.
Karatolos N, Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Chauhan R, Denholm I, Gorman K, Nelson DR, Bass C, ffrench-Constant RH, Williamson MS, et al (2011). Pyrosequencing the transcriptome of the greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum reveals multiple transcripts encoding insecticide targets and detoxifying enzymes. BMC Genomics, 12 Abstract.  Full text.
Terenius O, Papanicolaou A, Garbutt JS, Eleftherianos I, Huvenne H, Kanginakudru S, Albrechtsen M, an C, Aymeric J-L, Barthel A, et al (2011). RNA interference in Lepidoptera: an overview of successful and unsuccessful studies and implications for experimental design. JOURNAL OF INSECT PHYSIOLOGY, 57(2), 231-245. Author URL.

2010

Peat SM, ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR, Marokházi J, Fodor A, Adams BJ (2010). A robust phylogenetic framework for the bacterial genus Photorhabdus and its use in studying the evolution and maintenance of bioluminescence: a case for 16S, gyrB, and glnA. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 57(2), 728-740.
Ferguson L, Lee SF, Chamberlain N, Nadeau N, Joron M, Baxter S, Wilkinson P, Papanicolaou A, Kumar S, Kee TJ, et al (2010). Characterization of a hotspot for mimicry: assembly of a butterfly wing transcriptome to genomic sequence at the HmYb/Sb locus. Mol Ecol, 19 Suppl 1, 240-254. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Ffrench-Constant RH, Clarke DJ, Dowling AJ, Reynolds SE (2010). Dissecting the immune response to the entomopathogen Photorhabdus. TRENDS IN MICROBIOLOGY, 18(12), 552-560. Author URL.
Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Chauhan R, Ffrench-Constant RH (2010). Diversity of beetle genes encoding novel plant cell wall degrading enzymes. PLoS ONE, 5(12). Abstract.  Full text.
Dowling AJ, Wilkinson PA, Holden MT, Quail MA, Bentley SD, Reger J, Waterfield NR, Titball RW, Ffrench-Constant RH (2010). Genome-wide analysis reveals loci encoding anti-macrophage factors in the human pathogen Burkholderia pseudomallei K96243. PLoS One, 5(12). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Counterman BA, Araujo-Perez F, Hines HM, Baxter SW, Morrison CM, Lindstrom DP, Papa R, Ferguson L, Joron M, Ffrench-Constant RH, et al (2010). Genomic Hotspots for Adaptation: the Population Genetics of Mullerian Mimicry in Heliconius erato. PLOS GENETICS, 6(2). Author URL.
Baxter SW, Nadeau NJ, Maroja LS, Wilkinson P, Counterman BA, Dawson A, Beltran M, Perez-Espona S, Chamberlain N, Ferguson L, et al (2010). Genomic hotspots for adaptation: the population genetics of Müllerian mimicry in the Heliconius melpomene clade. PLoS Genet, 6(2). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Jones RT, Bakker SE, Stone D, Shuttleworth SN, Boundy S, McCart C, Daborn PJ, ffrench-Constant RH, van den Elsen JM (2010). Homology modelling of Drosophila cytochrome P450 enzymes associated with insecticide resistance. Pest Manag Sci, 66(10), 1106-1115. Abstract.  Author URL.
Wilkinson P, Paszkiewicz K, Moorhouse A, Szubert JM, Beatson S, Gerrard J, Waterfield NR, Ffrench-Constant RH (2010). New plasmids and putative virulence factors from the draft genome of an Australian clinical isolate of Photorhabdus asymbiotica. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 309(2), 136-143. Abstract.  Author URL.
Jones RT, Sanchez-Contreras M, Vlisidou I, Amos MR, Yang G, Muñoz-Berbel X, Upadhyay A, Potter UJ, Joyce SA, Ciche TA, et al (2010). Photorhabdus adhesion modification protein (Pam) binds extracellular polysaccharide and alters bacterial attachment. BMC Microbiol, 10 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Eleftherianos I, Joyce S, Ffrench-Constant RH, Clarke DJ, Reynolds SE (2010). Probing the tri-trophic interaction between insects, nematodes and Photorhabdus. Parasitology, 137(11), 1695-1706. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, Vogel H, Nelson DR, Reynolds SE, Heckel DG, ffrench-Constant RH (2010). Pyrosequencing the Manduca sexta larval midgut transcriptome: messages for digestion, detoxification and defence. Insect Mol Biol, 19(1), 61-75. Abstract.  Author URL.
Vlisidou I, Eleftherianos I, Dorus S, Yang G, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE, Waterfield NR (2010). The KdpD/KdpE two-component system of Photorhabdus asymbiotica promotes bacterial survival within M. sexta hemocytes. J Invertebr Pathol, 105(3), 352-362. Abstract.  Author URL.

2009

Eleftherianos I, Waterfield NR, Bone P, Boundy S, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2009). A single locus from the entomopathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens inhibits activated Manduca sexta phenoloxidase. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 293(2), 170-176. Abstract.  Author URL.
Wilkinson P, Waterfield NR, Crossman L, Corton C, Sanchez-Contreras M, Vlisidou I, Barron A, Bignell A, Clark L, Ormond D, et al (2009). Comparative genomics of the emerging human pathogen Photorhabdus asymbiotica with the insect pathogen Photorhabdus luminescens. BMC Genomics, 10 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Vlisidou I, Dowling AJ, Evans IR, Waterfield N, ffrench-Constant RH, Wood W (2009). Drosophila embryos as model systems for monitoring bacterial infection in real time. PLoS Pathog, 5(7). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Eleftherianos I, Felföldi G, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2009). Induced nitric oxide synthesis in the gut of Manduca sexta protects against oral infection by the bacterial pathogen Photorhabdus luminescens. Insect Molecular Biology, 18(4), 507-516.
Papanicolaou A, Stierli R, Ffrench-Constant RH, Heckel DG (2009). Next generation transcriptomes for next generation genomes using est2assembly. BMC Bioinformatics, 10 Abstract.  Author URL.
Ahantarig A, Chantawat N, Waterfield NR, ffrench-Constant R, Kittayapong P (2009). PirAB toxin from Photorhabdus asymbiotica as a larvicide against dengue vectors. Appl Environ Microbiol, 75(13), 4627-4629. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Xu M, Yadi H, Ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2009). Plasmatocyte-spreading peptide (PSP) plays a central role in insect cellular immune defenses against bacterial infection. J Exp Biol, 212(Pt 12), 1840-1848. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pauchet Y, Wilkinson P, van Munster M, Augustin S, Pauron D, ffrench-Constant RH (2009). Pyrosequencing of the midgut transcriptome of the poplar leaf beetle Chrysomela tremulae reveals new gene families in Coleoptera. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 39(5-6), 403-413. Abstract.  Author URL.
Smith DT, Hosken DJ, Ffrench-Constant RH, Wedell N (2009). Variation in sex peptide expression in D. melanogaster. Genet Res (Camb), 91(4), 237-242. Abstract.  Author URL.

2008

Baxter SW, Papa R, Chamberlain N, Humphray SJ, Joron M, Morrison C, ffrench-Constant RH, McMillan WO, Jiggins CD (2008). Convergent evolution in the genetic basis of Müllerian mimicry in heliconius butterflies. Genetics, 180(3), 1567-1577. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Baldwin H, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2008). Developmental modulation of immunity: changes within the feeding period of the fifth larval stage in the defence reactions of Manduca sexta to infection by Photorhabdus. J Insect Physiol, 54(1), 309-318. Abstract.  Author URL.
McCart C, Ffrench-Constant RH (2008). Dissecting the insecticide-resistance- associated cytochrome P450 gene Cyp6g1.  Abstract.  Author URL.
Long PR, Zefania S, Ffrench-Constant RH, Szekely T (2008). Estimating the population size of an endangered shorebird, the Madagascar plover, using a habitat suitability model. ANIMAL CONSERVATION, 11(2), 118-127. Author URL.
Papa R, Morrison CM, Walters JR, Counterman BA, Chen R, Halder G, Ferguson L, Chamberlain N, ffrench-Constant R, Kapan DD, et al (2008). Highly conserved gene order and numerous novel repetitive elements in genomic regions linked to wing pattern variation in Heliconius butterflies. BMC Genomics, 9(1), 345-345.
Waterfield NR, Sanchez-Contreras M, Eleftherianos I, Dowling A, Yang G, Wilkinson P, Parkhill J, Thomson N, Reynolds SE, Bode HB, et al (2008). Rapid Virulence Annotation (RVA): identification of virulence factors using a bacterial genome library and multiple invertebrate hosts. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 105(41), 15967-15972. Abstract.  Author URL.
Lindsay HA, Baines R, ffrench-Constant R, Lilley K, Jacobs HT, O'Dell KMC (2008). The Dominant Cold-Sensitive Out-Cold Mutants of Drosophila melanogaster Have Novel Missense Mutations in the Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel Gene paralytic. GENETICS, 180(2), 873-884. Author URL.
Hares MC, Hinchliffe SJ, Strong PC, Eleftherianos I, Dowling AJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield N (2008). The Yersinia pseudotuberculosis and Yersinia pestis toxin complex is active against cultured mammalian cells. Microbiology, 154(Pt 11), 3503-3517. Abstract.  Author URL.

2007

Iatrou K, Pierre (2007). 7 th International Workshop on the Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera. Journal of Insect Science, 7(29), 1-5.
McCart, C. Woods, D.J. Terhzaz, S. (2007). A Drosophila systems approach to xenobiotic metabolism. Physiological Genomics, 30, 223-231.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Eleftherianos I, Reynolds SE (2007). A nematode symbiont sheds light on invertebrate immunity. Trends Parasitol, 23(11), 514-517. Abstract.  Author URL.
Sayed A, Nekl ER, Siqueira HA, Wang HC, Ffrench-Constant RH, Bagley M, Siegfried BD (2007). A novel cadherin-like gene from western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), larval midgut tissue. Insect Mol Biol, 16(5), 591-600. Abstract.  Author URL.
Erickson DL, Waterfield NR, Vadyvaloo V, Long D, Fischer ER, ffrench-Constant R, Hinnebusch BJ (2007). Acute oral toxicity of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis to fleas: implications for the evolution of vector-borne transmission of plague. CELLULAR MICROBIOLOGY, 9(11), 2658-2666. Author URL.
Boundy, S. Joyce, S. Aslam, S. (2007). An antibiotic produced by an insect-pathogenic bacterium suppresses host defences through phenoloxidase inhibition. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 104, 2419-2424.
KÜPPER CLEMENS, HORSBURGH GAVINJ, DAWSON DEBORAHA, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RICHARD, SZÉKELY T, BURKE TERRY (2007). Characterization of 36 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the Kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) including two sex-linked loci and their amplification in four other Charadrius species. Molecular Ecology Notes, 7(1), 35-39.
Bogwitz, M.R. McCart, C. Andrianopoulos, A. (2007). Cis-regulatory elements of the Accord retrotransposon result in tissue-specific expression of the Drosophila melanogaster insecticide resistance gene Cyp6g1. Genetics, 175, 1071-1077.
Chamberlain N, Baxter S, Jiggins C, Ffrench-Constant RH (2007). Dissecting butterfly wing pattern formation in Batesian and Mullerian mimicry. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
Lumb, C. Boey, A. Wong, W. (2007). Evaluating the insecticide resistance potential of eight Drosophila melanogaster cytochrome P450 genes by transgenic over-expression. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 37, 512-519.
Baxter SW, Chamberlain N, Papa R, Humphray SJ, Ffrench-Constant RH, McMillan WO, Jiggins CD (2007). Identifying DNA markers close to quantitative traits in lepidopteran genomes: Using wing colour variation in Heliconius butterflies as a model. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Dowling A, Waterfield NR (2007). Insecticidal toxins from Photorhabdus bacteria and their potential use in agriculture. Toxicon, 49(4), 436-451. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Millichap PJ, Felfoldi G, Gokcen F, Waterfield N, Clarke DJ, Ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2007). Probing the insect immune system with the entomopathogen Photorhabdus. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
Dowling AJ, Waterfield NR, Hares MC, Le Goff G, Streuli CH, ffrench-Constant RH (2007). The Mcf1 toxin induces apoptosis via the mitochondrial pathway and apoptosis is attenuated by mutation of the BH3-like domain. Cell Microbiol, 9(10), 2470-2484. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Gökçen F, Felföldi G, Millichap PJ, Trenczek TE, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2007). The immunoglobulin family protein Hemolin mediates cellular immune responses to bacteria in the insect Manduca sexta. Cell Microbiol, 9(5), 1137-1147. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield N, Hares M, Hinchliffe S, Wren B, ffrench-Constant R (2007). The insect toxin complex of Yersinia. Adv Exp Med Biol, 603, 247-257. Abstract.  Author URL.
Felfoldi G, Eleftherianos I, Ffrench-Constant RH, Venekei I, Reynolds SE (2007). The role of serineprotease homolgue 3 (SPH-3) in Manduca sexta shown by RNA interference. JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE, 7 Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2007). Which came first: insecticides or resistance?. Trends Genet, 23(1), 1-4. Abstract.  Author URL.

2006

Ffrench-Constant RH, Chamberlain N, Joron M, Papa R (2006). A conserved supergene locus controls colour pattern diversity in Heliconus butterflies. PLoS Biology, 4(10), 1831-1840. Full text.
Ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N (2006). An ABC guide to the bacterial toxin complexes. Adv Appl Microbiol, 58, 169-183. Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR (2006). Ground control for insect pests. Nat Biotechnol, 24(6), 660-661. Author URL.
Jenkins AT, Dash HA, Boundy S, Halliwell CM, ffrench-Constant RH (2006). Methoxy-resorufin ether as an electrochemically active biological probe for cytochrome P450 O-demethylation. Bioelectrochemistry, 68(1), 67-71. Abstract.  Author URL.
Gerrard JG, Joyce SA, Clarke DJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Nimmo GR, Looke DF, Feil EJ, Pearce L, Waterfield NR (2006). Nematode symbiont for Photorhabdus asymbiotica. Emerg Infect Dis, 12(10), 1562-1564. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Yang G, Dowling AJ, Gerike U, ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield NR (2006). Photorhabdus virulence cassettes confer injectable insecticidal activity against the wax moth. J Bacteriol, 188(6), 2254-2261. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Marokhazi J, Millichap PJ, Hodgkinson AJ, Sriboonlert A, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2006). Prior infection of Manduca sexta with non-pathogenic Escherichia coli elicits immunity to pathogenic Photorhabdus luminescens: roles of immune-related proteins shown by RNA interference. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 36(6), 517-525. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Millichap PJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2006). RNAi suppression of recognition protein mediated immune responses in the tobacco hornworm Manduca sexta causes increased susceptibility to the insect pathogen Photorhabdus. DEVELOPMENTAL AND COMPARATIVE IMMUNOLOGY, 30(12), 1099-1107. Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, Millichap PJ, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2006). RNAi suppression of recognition protein mediated immune responses in the tobacco hornworm Manduca sexta causes increased susceptibility to the insect pathogen Photorhabdus. Dev Comp Immunol, 30(12), 1099-1107. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant R, Daborn P, Feyereisen R (2006). Resistance and the jumping gene. Bioessays, 28(1), 6-8. Abstract.  Author URL.
Le Goff G, Hilliou F, Siegfried BD, Boundy S, Wajnberg E, Sofer L, Audant P, Ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (2006). Xenobiotic response in Drosophila melanogaster: Sex dependence of P450 and GST gene induction. INSECT BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 36(8), 674-682. Author URL.
Le Goff G, Hilliou F, Siegfried BD, Boundy S, Wajnberg E, Sofer L, Audant P, ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (2006). Xenobiotic response in Drosophila melanogaster: sex dependence of P450 and GST gene induction. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 36(8), 674-682. Abstract.  Author URL.

2005

Ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N (2005). An ABC Guide to the Bacterial Toxin Complexes. Adv Appl Microbiol, 58C, 169-183. Author URL.
Buckling A, Neilson J, Lindsay J, ffrench-Constant R, Enright M, Day N, Massey RC (2005). Clonal distribution and phase-variable expression of a major histocompatibility complex analogue protein in Staphylococcus aureus. J Bacteriol, 187(8), 2917-2919. Abstract.  Author URL.
Buckling, A. McGhee, M. ffrench-constant, R.H. (2005). DDT resistance in flies carries no cost. Current Biology, 15(15), 587-589.
McCart C, Buckling A, Ffrench-Constant RH (2005). DDT resistance in flies carries no cost. Curr Biol, 15(15), R587-R589. Author URL.
Siegfried BD, Waterfield N, ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Expressed sequence tags from Diabrotica virgifera virgifera midgut identify a coleopteran cadherin and a diversity of cathepsins. INSECT MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 14(2), 137-143. Author URL.
Siegfried BD, Waterfield N, ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Expressed sequence tags from Diabrotica virgifera virgifera midgut identify a coleopteran cadherin and a diversity of cathepsins. Insect Mol Biol, 14(2), 137-143. Abstract.  Author URL.
Eleftherianos I, ffrench-Constant RH, Reynolds SE (2005). Modulating lepidopteran immunity to bacteria using pre-infection and RNA interference. COMPARATIVE BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY A-MOLECULAR & INTEGRATIVE PHYSIOLOGY, 141(3), S109-S109. Author URL.
Waterfield N, Hares M, Yang G, Dowling A, ffrench-Constant R (2005). Potentiation and cellular phenotypes of the insecticidal Toxin complexes of Photorhabdus bacteria. Cell Microbiol, 7(3), 373-382. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Something old, something transgenic, or something fungal for mosquito control?. Trends Ecol Evol, 20(11), 577-579. Abstract.  Author URL.
Jenkins AT, Buckling A, McGhee M, ffrench-Constant RH (2005). Surface plasmon resonance shows that type IV pili are important in surface attachment by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. J R Soc Interface, 2(3), 255-259. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield N, Kamita SG, Hammock BD, ffrench-Constant R (2005). The Photorhabdus Pir toxins are similar to a developmentally regulated insect protein but show no juvenile hormone esterase activity. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 245(1), 47-52. Abstract.  Author URL.
NICE CHRISC, ANTHONY NICOLA, GELEMBIUK GREG, RATERMAN DENISE, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RICHARD (2005). The history and geography of diversification within the butterfly genus Lycaeides in North America. Molecular Ecology, 14(6), 1741-1754.

2004

Daborn P, McCart C, Woods D, ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Detection of insecticide resistance-associated mutations in cat flea Rdl by TaqMan-allele specific amplification. PESTICIDE BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY, 79(1), 25-30. Author URL.
Au C, Dean P, Reynolds SE, ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Effect of the insect pathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus on insect phagocytes. Cell Microbiol, 6(1), 89-95. Abstract.  Author URL.
Gerrard J, Waterfield N, Vohra R, ffrench-Constant R (2004). Human infection with Photorhabdus asymbiotica: an emerging bacterial pathogen. Microbes and Infection, 6(2), 229-237.
Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, Ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Insect pathogenicity islands in the insect pathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus.  Author URL.
Massey RC, Buckling A, ffrench-Constant R (2004). Interference competition and parasite virulence. Proc Biol Sci, 271(1541), 785-788. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Wren BW, Ffrench-Constant RH (2004). Invertebrates as a source of emerging human pathogens. Nat Rev Microbiol, 2(10), 833-841. Abstract.  Author URL.
Jenkins AT, ffrench-constant R, Buckling A, Clarke DJ, Jarvis K (2004). Study of the attachment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on gold and modified gold surfaces using surface plasmon resonance. Biotechnol Prog, 20(4), 1233-1236. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Daborn PJ, Le Goff G (2004). The genetics and genomics of insecticide resistance. Trends Genet, 20(3), 163-170. Abstract.  Author URL.
Dowling AJ, Daborn PJ, Waterfield NR, Wang P, Streuli CH, ffrench-Constant RH (2004). The insecticidal toxin Makes caterpillars floppy (Mcf) promotes apoptosis in mammalian cells. CELLULAR MICROBIOLOGY, 6(4), 345-353. Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Daborn PJ, Dowling AJ, Steuli CH (2004). The insecticidal toxin Makes caterpillars floppy (Mcf) promotes apoptosis in mammalian cells. Cellular Microbiology, 6(4), 345-353.
Catania, F. Kauer, M.O. (2004). World-wide survey of an Accord insertion and its association with DDT resistance in Drosophila Melanogaster. Molecular Ecology, 13(8), 2491-2504.

2003

Bowen DJ, Rocheleau TA, Grutzmacher CK, Meslet L, Valens M, Marble D, Dowling A, Ffrench-Constant R, Blight MA (2003). Genetic and biochemical characterization of PrtA, an RTX-like metalloprotease from Photorhabdus. Microbiology, 149(Pt 6), 1581-1591. Abstract.  Author URL.
Le Goff G, Boundy S, Daborn PJ, Yen JL, Sofer L, Lind R, Sabourault C, Madi-Ravazzi L, ffrench-Constant RH (2003). Microarray analysis of cytochrome P450 mediated insecticide resistance in Drosophila. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 33(7), 701-708. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N, Daborn P, Joyce S, Bennett H, Au C, Dowling A, Boundy S, Reynolds S, Clarke D, et al (2003). Photorhabdus : towards a functional genomic analysis of a symbiont and pathogen. FEMS Microbiology Reviews, 26(5), 433-456.
ffrench-Constant R, Waterfield N, Daborn P, Joyce S, Bennett H, Au C, Dowling A, Boundy S, Reynolds S, Clarke D, et al (2003). Photorhabdus: towards a functional genomic analysis of a symbiont and pathogen. FEMS Microbiol Rev, 26(5), 433-456. Abstract.  Author URL.
DeCamillis M, ffrench-Constant R (2003). Proboscipedia represses distal signaling in the embryonic gnathal limb fields of Tribolium castaneum. Dev Genes Evol, 213(2), 55-64. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, Dowling AJ, Yang G, Hares M, ffrench-Constant RH (2003). The insecticidal toxin makes caterpillars floppy 2 (Mcf2) shows similarity to HrmA, an avirulence protein from a plant pathogen. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 229(2), 265-270. Abstract.  Author URL.
Marokhazi J, Waterfield N, LeGoff G, Feil E, Stabler R, Hinds J, Fodor A, ffrench-Constant RH (2003). Using a DNA microarray to investigate the distribution of insect virulence factors in strains of photorhabdus bacteria. J Bacteriol, 185(15), 4648-4656. Abstract.  Author URL.

2002

Ffrench-Constant RH, Bogwitz M, Daborn PJ, Yen JL (2002). A single P450 allele associated with insecticide resistance in Drosophila. Science, 297(5590), 2253-2256.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Daborn PJ, Silva CP, Waterfield N (2002). A single Photorhabdus gene, makes caterpillars floppy (mfc), allows Escherichia coli to persist within and kill insects. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 99(16), 10742-10747.
Silva CP, Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, Dean P, Chilver T, Au CP, Sharma S, Potter U, Reynolds SE, ffrench-Constant RH, et al (2002). Bacterial infection of a model insect: Photorhabdus luminescens and Manduca sexta. Cell Microbiol, 4(6), 329-339. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Daborn PJ, ffrench-Constant RH (2002). Genomic islands in Photorhabdus. Trends Microbiol, 10(12), 541-545. Abstract.  Author URL.
Andreasen MH, Ffrench-Constant RH (2002). In situ hybridization to the Rdl locus on polytene chromosome 3L of Anopheles stephensi. Med Vet Entomol, 16(4), 452-455. Abstract.  Author URL.
Nice CC, Fordyce JA, Shapiro AM, Ffrench-Constant R (2002). Lack of evidence for reproductive isolation among ecologically specialised lycaenid butterflies. Ecological Entomology, 27(6), 702-712.
Sharma S, Waterfield N, Bowen D, Rocheleau T, Holland L, James R, ffrench-Constant R (2002). The lumicins: novel bacteriocins from Photorhabdus luminescens with similarity to the uropathogenic-specific protein (USP) from uropathogenic Escherichia coli. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 214(2), 241-249. Abstract.  Author URL.

2001

Daborn P, Boundy S, Yen J, Pittendrigh B, ffrench-Constant R (2001). DDT resistance in Drosophila correlates with Cyp6g1 over-expression and confers cross-resistance to the neonicotinoid imidacloprid. Mol Genet Genomics, 266(4), 556-563. Abstract.  Author URL.
Anthony N, Gelembiuk G, Raterman D, Nice C, Ffrench-Constant R (2001). Isolation and Characterization of Microsatellite Markers from the Endangered Karner Blue Butterfly Lycaeides Melissa Samuelis (Lepidoptera). Hereditas, 134(3), 271-273.
Daborn PJ, Waterfield N, Blight MA, Ffrench-Constant RH (2001). Measuring virulence factor expression by the pathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens in culture and during insect infection. J Bacteriol, 183(20), 5834-5839. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield N, Dowling A, Sharma S, Daborn PJ, Potter U, Ffrench-Constant RH (2001). Oral toxicity of Photorhabdus luminescens W14 toxin complexes in Escherichia coli. Appl Environ Microbiol, 67(11), 5017-5024. Abstract.  Author URL.
Waterfield NR, Bowen DJ, Fetherston JD, Perry RD, ffrench-Constant RH (2001). The tc genes of Photorhabdus: a growing family. Trends Microbiol, 9(4), 185-191. Abstract.  Author URL.

2000

Ffrench-Constant RH, Waterfield N, Burland V, Perna NT, Daborn PJ, Bowen D, Blattner FR (2000). A genomic sample sequence of the entomopathogenic bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens W14: potential implications for virulence. Appl Environ Microbiol, 66(8), 3310-3329. Abstract.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Lorenz U, Brakefield PM, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). Butterfly wing pattern mutants: developmental heterochrony and co-ordinately regulated phenotypes. Dev Genes Evol, 210(11), 536-544. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Anthony N, Aronstein K, Rocheleau T, Stilwell G (2000). Cyclodiene insecticide resistance: from molecular to population genetics. Annu Rev Entomol, 45, 449-466. Abstract.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Behnecke B, Weigmann-Lenz M, Ffrench-Constant RH (2000). Insect pigmentation: activities of beta-alanyldopamine synthase in wing color patterns of wild-type and melanic mutant swallowtail butterfly Papilio glaucus.  Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Bowen DJ (2000). Novel insecticidal toxins from nematode-symbiotic bacteria. Cell Mol Life Sci, 57(5), 828-833. Abstract.  Author URL.
Martin RL, Pittendrigh B, Liu J, Reenan R, ffrench-Constant R, Hanck DA (2000). Point mutations in domain III of a Drosophila neuronal Na channel confer resistance to allethrin. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 30(11), 1051-1059.
Coustau C, Chevillon C, ffrench-Constant R (2000). Resistance to xenobiotics and parasites: can we count the cost?. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 15(9), 378-383.
Bowen D, Blackburn M, Rocheleau T, Grutzmacher C, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). Secreted proteases from Photorhabdus luminescens: separation of the extracellular proteases from the insecticidal Tc toxin complexes. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 30(1), 69-74. Abstract.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Behnecke B, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). The molecular basis of melanism and mimicry in a swallowtail butterfly. Curr Biol, 10(10), 591-594. Abstract.  Author URL.
Crennell SJ, Tickler PM, Bowen DJ, ffrench-Constant RH (2000). The predicted structure of photopexin from Photorhabdus shows the first haemopexin-like motif in prokaryotes. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 191(1), 139-144. Abstract.  Author URL.

1999

Wang CT, Zhang HG, Rocheleau TA, ffrench-Constant RH, Jackson MB (1999). Cation permeability and cation-anion interactions in a mutant GABA-gated chloride channel from Drosophila. Biophys J, 77(2), 691-700. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (1999). Insecticide resistance and nucleotide variability in the coffee berry borer.  Author URL.
Andreev D, Kreitman M, Phillips TW, Beeman RW, ffrench-Constant RH (1999). Multiple origins of cyclodiene insecticide resistance in Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). J Mol Evol, 48(5), 615-624. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant R, Bowen D (1999). Photorhabdus toxins: novel biological insecticides. Curr Opin Microbiol, 2(3), 284-288. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (1999). Target site mediated insecticide resistance: what questions remain?. INSECT BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 29(5), 397-403. Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Pittendrigh B, Vaughan A, Anthony N (1999). Why are there so few insecticide resistance-associated mutations?.  Author URL.

1998

Blackburn M, Golubeva E, Bowen D, Ffrench-Constant RH (1998). A novel insecticidal toxin from photorhabdus luminescens, toxin complex a (Tca), and its histopathological effects on the midgut of manduca sexta. Appl Environ Microbiol, 64(8), 3036-3041. Abstract.  Author URL.
Liu HT, Stilwell G, Anthony N, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Analysis of a mosquito acetylcholinesterase gene promoter. Insect Mol Biol, 7(1), 11-17. Abstract.  Author URL.
Vaughan A, Chadee DD, French-Constant R (1998). Biochemical monitoring of organophosphorus and carbamate insecticide resistance in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes from Trinidad. Med Vet Entomol, 12(3), 318-321. Author URL.
Anthony NM, Brown JK, Feyereisen R, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Diagnosis and characterization of insecticide-insensitive acetylcholinesterase in three populations of the sweetpotato whitefly Bemisia tabaci. PESTICIDE SCIENCE, 52(1), 39-46. Author URL.
Anthony N, Unruh T, Ganser D, ffrench-Constant R (1998). Duplication of the Rdl GABA receptor subunit gene in an insecticide-resistant aphid, Myzus persicae. Mol Gen Genet, 260(2-3), 165-175. Abstract.  Author URL.
Bowen D, Rocheleau TA, Blackburn M, Andreev O, Golubeva E, Bhartia R, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Insecticidal toxins from the bacterium Photorhabdus luminescens. Science, 280(5372), 2129-2132. Abstract.  Author URL.
Andreev D, Breilid H, Kirkendall L, Brun LO, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Lack of nucleotide variability in a beetle pest with extreme inbreeding. Insect Mol Biol, 7(2), 197-200. Abstract.  Author URL.
Koch PB, Keys DN, Rocheleau T, Aronstein K, Blackburn M, Carroll SB, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Regulation of dopa decarboxylase expression during colour pattern formation in wild-type and melanic tiger swallowtail butterflies. Development, 125(12), 2303-2313. Abstract.  Author URL.
Stilwell GE, ffrench-Constant RH (1998). Transcriptional analysis of the Drosophila GABA receptor gene resistance to dieldrin. J Neurobiol, 36(4), 468-484. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Pittendrigh B, Vaughan A, Anthony N (1998). Why are there so few resistance-associated mutations in insecticide target genes?.  Abstract.  Author URL.

1997

Pittendrigh B, Aronstein K, Zinkovsky E, Andreev O, Campbell B, Daly J, Trowell S, Ffrench-Constant RH (1997). Cytochrome P450 genes from Helicoverpa armigera: expression in a pyrethroid-susceptible and -resistant strain. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 27(6), 507-512. Abstract.  Author URL.
Brun LO, Ffrench-Constant RH, CAFE ASI (1997). Insecticide resistance in the coffee berry borer: State of current knowledge.  Author URL.
Hosie AM, Aronstein K, Sattelle DB, ffrench-Constant RH (1997). Molecular biology of insect neuronal GABA receptors. Trends Neurosci, 20(12), 578-583. Abstract.  Author URL.
Severson DW, Anthony NM, Andreev O, ffrench-Constant RH (1997). Molecular mapping of insecticide resistance genes in the yellow fever mosquito (Aedes aegypti). J Hered, 88(6), 520-524. Abstract.  Author URL.
Breilid H, Brun LO, Andreev D, Ffrench-Constant RH, Kirkendall LR, CAFE ASI (1997). Phylogeographic patterns of introduced populations of the coffee berry borer Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) (Coleoptera : Scolytidae) inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences.  Author URL.
Pittendrigh B, Reenan R, ffrench-Constant RH, Ganetzky B (1997). Point mutations in the Drosophila sodium channel gene para associated with resistance to DDT and pyrethroid insecticides. Mol Gen Genet, 256(6), 602-610. Abstract.  Author URL.
Vaughan A, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant R (1997). Site-directed mutagenesis of an acetylcholinesterase gene from the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti confers insecticide insensitivity. Exp Parasitol, 87(3), 237-244. Abstract.  Author URL.
Dunkov BC, Guzov VM, Mocelin G, Shotkoski F, Brun A, Amichot M, Ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (1997). The Drosophila cytochrome P450 gene Cyp6a2: structure, localization, heterologous expression, and induction by phenobarbital. DNA Cell Biol, 16(11), 1345-1356. Abstract.  Author URL.
Brotz TM, Bochenek B, Aronstein K, Ffrench-Constant RH, Borst A (1997). gamma-Aminobutyric acid receptor distribution in the mushroom bodies of a fly (Calliphora erythrocephala): a functional subdivision of Kenyon cells?. J Comp Neurol, 383(1), 42-48. Abstract.  Author URL.

1996

Dunkov BC, Rodriguez-Arnaiz R, Pittendrigh B, ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (1996). Cytochrome P450 gene clusters in. MGG Molecular & General Genetics, 251(3), 290-290.
Dunkov BC, Rodriguez-Arnaiz R, Pittendrigh B, ffrench-Constant RH, Feyereisen R (1996). Cytochrome P450 gene clusters in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Gen Genet, 251(3), 290-297. Abstract.  Author URL.
Coustau C, Carkion Y, Nappi A, Shotkoski F, ffrench-Constant R (1996). Differential induction of antibacterial transcripts in Drosophila susceptible and resistant to parasitism by Leptopilina boulardi. Insect Mol Biol, 5(3), 167-172. Abstract.  Author URL.
Aronstein K, Auld V, Ffrench-Constant R (1996). Distribution of two GABA receptor-like subunits in the Drosophila CNS. Invert Neurosci, 2(2), 115-120. Abstract.  Author URL.
Shotkoski F, Morris AC, James AA, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Functional analysis of a mosquito gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor gene promoter. Gene, 168(2), 127-133. Abstract.  Author URL.
Coustau C, Rocheleau T, Carton Y, Nappi AJ, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Induction of a putative serine protease transcript in immune challenged Drosophila. Dev Comp Immunol, 20(4), 265-272. Abstract.  Author URL.
Hidayat P, Phillips TW, Ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Molecular and Morphological Characters Discriminate Sitophilus oryzae and S. zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and Confirm Reproductive Isolation. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 89(5), 645-652.
Shotkoski F, Zhang HG, Jackson MB, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). Stable expression of insect GABA receptors in insect cell lines. Promoters for efficient expression of Drosophila and mosquito Rdl GABA receptors in stably transformed mosquito cell lines. FEBS Lett, 380(3), 257-262. Abstract.  Author URL.
Pittendrigh BR, Mocelin G, Andreev O, ffrench-Constant RH (1996). The sequence of a Drosophila Cyp4e2 cytochrome P450-encoding cDNA. Gene, 179(2), 295-296. Abstract.  Author URL.

1995

(1995). Cloning, sequencing and functional expression of an acetylcholinesterase gene from the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. FEBS Letters, 368(3), 461-465.
Brun LO, Stuart J, Gaudichon V, Aronstein K, French-Constant RH (1995). Functional haplodiploidy: a mechanism for the spread of insecticide resistance in an important international insect pest. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 92(21), 9861-9865.
Stilwell GE, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant RH (1995). GABA receptor minigene rescues insecticide resistance phenotypes in Drosophila. J Mol Biol, 253(2), 223-227. Abstract.  Author URL.
Aronstein K, Ffrench-Constant R (1995). Immunocytochemistry of a novel GABA receptor subunit Rdl in Drosophila melanogaster. Invert Neurosci, 1(1), 25-31. Abstract.  Author URL.
Zhang HG, Lee HJ, Rocheleau T, ffrench-Constant RH, Jackson MB (1995). Subunit composition determines picrotoxin and bicuculline sensitivity of Drosophila gamma-aminobutyric acid receptors. Mol Pharmacol, 48(5), 835-840. Abstract.  Author URL.

1994

Zhang HG, ffrench-Constant RH, Jackson MB (1994). A unique amino acid of the Drosophila GABA receptor with influence on drug sensitivity by two mechanisms. J Physiol, 479 ( Pt 1), 65-75. Abstract.  Author URL.
Shotkoski F, Lee HJ, Zhang HG, Jackson MB, ffrench-Constant RH (1994). Functional expression of insecticide-resistant GABA receptors from the mosquito Aedes aegypti. Insect Mol Biol, 3(4), 283-287. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Steichen JC, Shotkoski F (1994). Polymerase chain reaction diagnostic for cyclodiene insecticide resistance in the mosquito Aedes aegypti. Med Vet Entomol, 8(1), 99-100. Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (1994). The molecular and population genetics of cyclodiene insecticide resistance. Insect Biochem Mol Biol, 24(4), 335-345. Abstract.  Author URL.

1993

Ffrench-Constant RH, Rocheleau TA, Steichen JC, Chalmers AE (1993). A point mutation in a Drosophila GABA receptor confers insecticide resistance. Nature, 363(6428), 449-451. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Steichen JC, Rocheleau TA, Aronstein K, Roush RT (1993). A single-amino acid substitution in a gamma-aminobutyric acid subtype a receptor locus is associated with cyclodiene insecticide resistance in Drosophila populations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 90(5), 1957-1961. Abstract.  Author URL.
Thompson M, Shotkoski F, ffrench-Constant R (1993). Cloning and sequencing of the cyclodiene insecticide resistance gene from the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. Conservation of the gene and resistance associated mutation with Drosophila. FEBS Lett, 325(3), 187-190. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Cloning of a putative GABAA receptor from cyclodiene-resistant Drosophila: a case study in the use of insecticide-resistant mutants to isolate neuroreceptors. EXS, 63, 210-223. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Cloning of the Drosophila cyclodiene insecticide resistance gene: a novel GABAA receptor subtype?. Comp Biochem Physiol C, 104(1), 9-12. Abstract.  Author URL.
Thompson M, Steichen JC, ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Conservation of cyclodiene insecticide resistance-associated mutations in insects. Insect Mol Biol, 2(3), 149-154. Abstract.  Author URL.
ffrench-Constant RH, Rocheleau TA (1993). Drosophila gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor gene Rdl shows extensive alternative splicing. J Neurochem, 60(6), 2323-2326. Abstract.  Author URL.
Lee HJ, Rocheleau T, Zhang HG, Jackson MB, ffrench-Constant RH (1993). Expression of a Drosophila GABA receptor in a baculovirus insect cell system. Functional expression of insecticide susceptible and resistant GABA receptors from the cyclodiene resistance gene Rdl. FEBS Lett, 335(3), 315-318. Abstract.  Author URL.

1992

ffrench-Constant RH, Rocheleau T (1992). Drosophila cyclodiene resistance gene shows conserved genomic organization with vertebrate gamma-aminobutyric acidA receptors. J Neurochem, 59(4), 1562-1565. Abstract.  Author URL.
Bloomquist JR, Roush RT, ffrench-Constant RH (1992). Reduced neuronal sensitivity to dieldrin and picrotoxinin in a cyclodiene-resistant strain of Drosophila melanogaster (Meigen). Arch Insect Biochem Physiol, 19(1), 17-25. Abstract.  Author URL.

1991

Ffrench-Constant RH, Roush RT (1991). Gene mapping and cross-resistance in cyclodiene insecticide-resistant Drosophila melanogaster (Mg.). Genet Res, 57(1), 17-21. Abstract.  Author URL.
Ffrench-Constant RH, Mortlock DP, Shaffer CD, MacIntyre RJ, Roush RT (1991). Molecular cloning and transformation of cyclodiene resistance in Drosophila: an invertebrate gamma-aminobutyric acid subtype a receptor locus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 88(16), 7209-7213. Abstract.  Author URL.

1990

Ffrench-Constant RH, Roush RT, Mortlock D, Dively GP (1990). Isolation of dieldrin resistance from field populations of Drosophila melanogaster (Diptera: Drosophilidae). J Econ Entomol, 83(5), 1733-1737. Abstract.  Author URL.
Lines JD, ffRench-Constant RH, Kasim SH (1990). Testing Anopheles albimanus for genetic linkage of insecticide resistance genes by combining insecticide bioassay and biochemical methods. Med Vet Entomol, 4(4), 445-450. Abstract.  Author URL.

1989

Ffrench-Constant RH, Bonning BC (1989). Rapid microtitre plate test distinguishes insecticide resistant acetylcholinesterase genotypes in the mosquitoes Anopheles albimanus, An. nigerrimus and Culex pipiens. Med Vet Entomol, 3(1), 9-16. Abstract.  Author URL.
Harrington R, Bartlet E, Riley DK, ffrench-Constant RH, Clark SJ (1989). Resurgence of insecticide-resistant Myzus persicae on potatoes treated repeatedly with cypermethrin and mineral oil. Crop Protection, 8(5), 340-348.

1988

ffrench-Constant RH, Harrington R, Devonshire AL (1988). Effect of repeated applications of insecticides to potatoes on numbers of Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and on the frequencies of insecticide-resistant variants. Crop Protection, 7(1), 55-61.

1987

ffrench-Constant RH, Devonshire AL (1987). A multiple homogenizer for rapid sample preparation in immunoassays and electrophoresis. Biochem Genet, 25(7-8), 493-499. Abstract.  Author URL.