Selected Publications

Zhang X.Q., Liu P.C., Chen M., Zhao X.F., Wang J.X., Song Q. and Shao H.L. (2012) Suppresion of AcMNPV replication by ADF and thymosin protein up-regulation in a new testis cell line, Ha-shl-t. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. DOI: 10.1002/arch.21082 (in press)

Wang S., Wang J., Sun Y.N, Song Q.† and Li S.† (†co-corresponding authors) (2012) PKC modulates 20-hydroxyecydysone signaling via phosphorylating USP at Ser35 in Drosophila. J Proteome Res. 11, 6187-96.

Song Q. and Dong S.Z. (2012) Bursicon as a target site for insecticide discovery. In Advanced Technologies for Managing Insect Pests. Isaac Ishaaya, Subba Reddy Palli, A. and Rami Horowitz (Eds). Springer, pp 83-105.

Liu D., Yan S.C., Stanley D.W., Song Q., Huang Y.P. and Tan A.J. (2012) Genetic transformation mediated by piggyBac in the Asian corn borer, Ostrinia furnacalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 80, 140-150.

Stanley D., Goodman C., An S.H. and Song Q. (2012) Prostaglandin A2 influences gene expression in an established insect cell line (BCIRL-HzAM1) cells. J Insect Physiol 58, 837-849.

An S.H., Dong S.Z., Wang Q., Li S., Gilbert L.I., Stanley D. and Song Q. (2012) Insect neuropeptide bursicon homodimers induce innate immune and stress genes during molting by activating the NF-?B transcription factor relish. PLoS ONE 7, e34510.

Du M.F., Yin X.M., Zhang S.D., Zhu B., Song Q. and An S.H. (2012) Identification of lipases involved in PBAN-stimulated pheromone production in Bombyx mori using the DGE and RNAi approaches. PLoS ONE 7, e31045.

Song Q. (2012) Bursicon: an insect neuropeptide responsible for cuticle sclerotization and beyond. In Insect Endocrinology. Lawrence I. Gilbert (Ed). Elsevier, pp93-105.

Chen Y., Tian J.C., Wang W., Akhtar Z.R., Peng Y.F., Hu C., Guo Y.Y., Song Q. and Ye G.Y. (2012) Bt rice “KMD2” inhibits the population increase of brown planthoppers, non-targeted pests. Transgenic Res 21, 279-291.

Feng C.J., Huang J.H., Song Q., Lu W.J., Zhang Y., Stanley D. and Huang Y.P. (2011) Parasitization by Macrocentrus cingulum (Hymenoptera: Brachonidae) influences expression of prophenoloxidase in Asian corn borer Ostrinia furnacalis. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 77, 99-117.

Liu P.C., Wang J.X., Song Q. and Zhao X.F. (2011) The non-phosphorylated calponin binds to USP1 to participate in the cross talk between 20-hydroxyecdysone and juvenile hormone signaling pathways. PLoS ONE 6, e19776.

Song Q. and An S.H. (2010) Bursicon, a neuropeptide hormone that controls cuticle tanning and beyond. In Recent Advances in Entomological Research. Tong-Xian Liu and Kang Le [Eds]. Science and Technology Press, pp77-87.

Fang Q., Wang L., Zhu J.Y., Li Y.M., Song Q., Stanley D.W., Akhtar Z.R. and Ye G.Y. (2010) Expression of immune-response genes in lepidopteran host are suppressed by venom from an endoparasitoid, Pteromalus puparum. BMC Genomics 11, 484.

He HJ, Wang Q, Wang JX, Song Q and Zhao XF (2010) Function of Nuclear Transport Factor 2 and Ran in the 20E signal transduction pathway in the Cotton Bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera. BMC Cell Biol 11, 1.

Fu Q, Liu PC, Wang JX, Song Q and Zhao XF (2009) Proteomic identification of differentially expressed and phosphorylated proteins involved in larval-pupal metamorphosis of Helicoverpa armigera. BMC Genomics 10, 600.

Chang CL, Coudron TA, Goodman C, Stanley D, An S and Song Q. (2009) Wheat germ oil in larval diet influences gene expression in adult oriental fruit fly. J Insect Physiol (In press, doi:10.1016/j.jinsphys.2009.11.014).

Song Q and An SH (2009) Bursicon, the hormone controls cuticle sclerotization in insect. In Entomological Research: Progress and Perspective II. Tong-Xian Liu and Kang Le [Ed]. Science and Technology Press (China) (In press).

Zheng WW, Yang DT, Wang JX, Song Q, Gilbert LI, Zhao XF (2009) Hsc70 binds to ultraspiracle resulting in the upregulation of 20-hydroxyecdsone-responsive genes in Helicoverpa armigera. Mol Cell Endocrinol (In press, doi:10.1016/j.mce.2009.10.018).

Liu Y, Sheng ZT, Liu HH, Wen D, He1 QY, Wang H,  Shao W, Jiang RJ, An SH, Sun YN,  Bendena WG, Wang J, Gilbert LI, Wilson TG, Song Q* and Li S* (*co-correspondence author) (2009)  Juvenile hormone counteracts the bHLH-PAS transcriptional factors MET and GCE to prevent caspase-dependent programmed cell death in Drosophila. Development 136, 2015-2025.

Wang SJ, An SH, Stanley D and Song Q (2009)  Cloning and characterization of a bursicon-regulated gene Su(H) in the house fly Musca domestica. Insect Science 16, 207-217.

An SH, Wang SJ, Stanley D, and Song Q (2009) Identification of a novel bursicon-regulated transcriptional regulator, md13379, in the house fly Musca domestica. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 70, 106-121.

An SH, Wang SJ, Gilbert LI, Beerntsen B, Ellersieck M and Song Q (2008)  Global identification of bursicon-regulated genes in Drosophila melanogaster. BMC Genomics 9, 924.

Feng CJ, Song Q, Lu WJ and Lu JF (2008) Purification and characterization of hemolymph prophenoloxidase from Ostrinia furnacalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) larvae. Comp Biochem Physiol - Part B 151, 139-146.

Stanley D, Goodman C, An SH and Song Q (2008) Prostaglandins A1 and E1 influence gene expression in an established insect cell line (BCIRL-HzAM1 cells). Insect Biochem Molec Biol  38, 275-284.

Wang SJ, An SH and Song Q (2008) Bursicon mediates expression of a specific set of genes in the house fly Musca domestica. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 68, 100-112.

Ye GY, Dong SZ, Song Q, Shi M, Chen XX and Hu C  (2008) Molecular cloning and developmental expression of the vitellogenin gene in the endoparasitoid, Pteromalus puparum. Insect Mol Biol 17, 227-233.

Sun YN, An SH, Henrich VC, Sun XP and Song Q (2007) Proteomic identification of PKC-mediated expression of 20E-induced protein in Drosophila melanogaster. J Proteome Research 6, 4478-4488.

Li H, Sites RW and Song Q (2007) Recovery of mitochondrial and nuclear DNA for systematic studies of Naucoridae (Heteroptera):  an assessment of preservation techniques and specimen age. Insect Syst Evol  38, 167-172.

Sun X and Song Q (2006) PKC-mediated USP phosphorylation is required for 20E-induced gene expression in the salivary glands of Drosophila melanogaster.  Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 62, 116-127.

Song Q and Sun X (2005) Hormonal control of insect growth and development (Invited book chapter). In Entomological Research: Progress and Perspective. Tong-Xian Liu and Kang Le [Ed]. Science and Technology Press (China), pp 89-123.

Jin X, Sun X. and Song Q (2005) Woc gene mutation causes 20E-dependent a-tubulin detyrosination in Drosophila melanogasterArch Insect Biochem Physiol  59, 116-129.

Liu X, Tanaka Y, Song Q, Xu B, Hua Y (2004)  Bombyx mori prothoracicostatic peptide inhibits ecdysteroidogenesis in vivo. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 56, 155-61.

Sun X, Barrett BA and Song Q (2004) Effects of age and length of exposure on the reproduction of adult Codling moth exposed to surfaces treated with ecdysone.  J Entomol Sci 39, 417-425.

Song Q, Sun X and Jin X (2003)  20E-regulated USP phosphorylation in Drosophila melanogaster.  Insect Biochem Molec Biol 33, 1211-1218.

Sun X, Song Q and Barrett BA (2003)  Effect of ecdysone agonists on vitellogenesis and the expression of EcR and USP in codling moth (Cydia pomonella). Arch Insect Biochem Physiol  52, 115-129.

Sun X., Song Q and Barrett BA (2003) Effect of ecdysone agonists on the expression of EcR/USP complex-mediated specific proteins in the ovary of Codling moth (Cydia pomonella) Insect Biochem Molec Biol 33, 829-840.

Gilbert LI, Rybczynski R, Song Q, Mizoguchi A, Morreale R, Smith WA, Matubayashi H, Shionoya M, Nagata S and Kataoka H (2000) Dynamic regulation of prothoracic gland ecdysteroidogenesis: Manduca sexta recombinant prothoracicotropic hormone and brain extracts have identical effects. Insect Biochem Molec Biol 30, 1079-1089.

Song Q and Gilbert LI (1998) Alterations in Ultraspiracle (USP) content and phosphorylation state accompany feedback regulation of ecdysone synthesis in the insect prothoracic gland. Insect Biochem Molec Biol  28, 849-860.

Gilbert LI, Song Q and Rybczynski R (1997)  Control of ecdysteroidogenesis: activation and inhibition of prothoracic gland activity.  Invertebrate Neuroscience 3, 205-216.

Song Q,  Alnemri ES, Litwack G and Gilbert LI (1997)  An immunophilin is a component of the insect ecdysteroid receptor (EcR) complex. Insect Biochem Molec Biol  27, 973-982.

Song Q and Gilbert LI (1997) Molecular cloning, developmental expression, and phosphorylation of ribosomal protein S6 in the endocrine gland responsible for insect molting.  J Biol Chem  272, 4429-4435.

Song Q and Gilbert L I (1996)  Protein phosphatase activity is required for prothoracicotropic hormone-stimulated ecdysteroidogenesis in the prothoracic glands of tobacco hornworm, Manduca sextaArch Insect Biochem Physiol  31, 465-480.

Song Q and Gilbert LI (1995)   Multiple phosphorylation of ribosomal protein S6 and specific protein synthesis are required for prothoracicotropic hormone-stimulated ecdysteroid biosynthesis in the prothoracic glands of Manduca  sextaInsect Biochem Molec Biol  25, 591-602.

Song Q and Gilbert LI (1994) S6 phosphorylation results from prothoracicotropic hormone stimulation of insect prothoracic glands: a role for S6 kinase.  Dev Genetics 15, 332-338.

Song Q, Combest W and Gilbert LI  (1994)  Spermine and polylysine enhanced phosphorylation of calmodulin and tubulin in an insect endocrine gland.  Mol Cell Endocrinol  99, 1-10.

Borovsky D, Song Q, Ma M and Carlson DA (1994) Biosynthesis, secretion, and immunocytochemistry of trypsin modulating oostatic factor of Aedes aegypti.  Arch Insect Biochem Physiol  27, 27-38.

Song Q and Gilbert L (1993)  Calmodulin and Casein Kinase II in the brain and prothoracic gland of Manduca sexta.   In Insect Neurochemistry and Neurophysiology, III  (Edited by Loeb, M.J.  and Borkovec, A.B.),  pp149-152. CRC Press Inc., Boca Raton, Florida.

Song Q and Ma M  (1992)  A monoclonal antibody to a 56 kDa neurosecretory polypeptide from the posterior lateral neurosecretory cells of the house fly, Musca domestica.  Insect Biochem Molec Biol  22, 149-157.

Ballarino J, Song Q, Ding T, Ma M and Chang F (1991) Effects of benzodioxole on microtubule formation in the ovaries of Drosophila melanogasterPest Biochem Physiol 41, 258-264.

Song Q, Ma M, Ding T, Ballarino J and Wu S-J (1990) Effect of benzodioxole, J2581 (5-ethoxy-6-(4-methoxyphenol) methyl-1,3-benzodioxole, on vitellogenesis and ovarian development of Drosophila melanogasterPest Biochem Physiol 37, 12-23.

Song Q and Ma M (1990)  Anti-gonodotropic effects of benzyl-1,3-benzodioxole (J2581) on Drosophila melanogasterBull Inst Zool,  Acdemia Sinica.  Monograph 15, 71-86.

Ma M, Beier JC, Petrarca V, Gwadz RW, Zhang J-Z, Song Q and Koech DK (1990)  Differentiation of Anopheles gambiae  and An. arabiensis (Diptera: Culicidae) by ELISA using immunoaffinity-purified antibodies to vitellogenin.  J Med Entomol  27, 564-569.

Hu C and Song Q (1985) Studies on the field distribution of Acaphila theae: temporal distribution. Tea 5, 12-14.

Hu C and Song Q  (1985) Studies on the field distribution of Acaphilla theae (Watt): Spacial distribution.Acta Agri Univ Zhejiangensis  11, 395-401.

Hu C, Zhao Q, Ren X and Song Q (1985) Studies on the distribution off Acaphylla theae in tea field.  Bulletin of Science and Technology 4, 33.

Hu C and Song Q  (1984) The sources and applications of natural enemies in tea pest control (review). Tea 4, 45-49.

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