Researcher interests: Population genetics, as it relates specifically to insect-plant, insect-pathogen and insect-environment interaction. Molecular mechanisms underlying pest adaptation to plants, and to chemical and biological control tactics used in agronomics.
DEPARTMENT: Entomology
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Selected Publications

Saul Burdman, diego santosgarcia, francisco perez montano, gong chen, gustavo mateus da silva, inbar plaschkes, irene jimenez guerrero, mei zhao, Shai Morin, r r walcott, rongzhi yang, Tally Rosenberg
complete assembly of the genome of an acidovorax citrulli strain reveals a naturally occurring plasmid in this species (2019)| Frontiers in Microbiology| Read more
diego santosgarcia, elad sharon, ester feldmesser, habibu mugerwa, helene delatte, john colvin, mitulkumar v patel, Shai Morin, osnat malka, paul visendi, renate krausesakate, sharon van brunschot, susan seal
species complex diversification and host plant associations in bemisia tabaci a plant defence detoxification perspective revealed by rna seq analyses (2018)| Molecular Ecology| Read more
amparo latorre, andres moya, diego santosgarcia, einat zchorifein, francisco j silva, ksenia juravel, Shai Morin, shiri freilich
to b or not to b comparative genomics suggests arsenophonus as a source of b vitamins in whiteflies (2018)| Frontiers in Microbiology| Read more
daniel giddings vassao, galit eakteiman, katrin luck, Shai Morin, natividad mestrerincon, osnat malka, pnina moshitzky, rita moseskoch, rotem sertchook
targeting detoxification genes by phloem mediated rnai a new approach for controlling phloem feeding insect pests (2018)| Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology| Read more
amparo latorre, andres moya, diego santosgarcia, einat zchorifein, francisco j silva, ksenia juravel, Shai Morin, shiri freilich
to b or not to b arsenophonus as a source of b vitamins in whiteflies (2018)| bioRxiv| Read more
diego santosgarcia, francisco j silva, konrad dettner, Shai Morin, stefan martin kuechler
the all rounder sodalis a new bacteriome associated endosymbiont of the lygaeoid bug henestaris halophilus heteroptera henestarinae and a critical examination of its evolution (2017)| Genome Biology and Evolution| Read more
birol akbaş, cem erdoğan, einat zchorifein, hakan fidan, kemal değirmenci, mehmet karacaoğlu, Shai Morin, nurper guz, oktay gurkan, remzi atlihan, sebnem tireng karut
doga kosullarinda solanum nigrum uzerinde uretilen bemisia tabaci nin gelismesi ve canlilik orani (2016)| Türkiye Entomoloji Bülteni| Read more
emmanouil roditakis, j baixeras, Shai Morin
is bactra bactrana kennel 1901 a novel pest of sweet peppers (2016)| Bulletin of Entomological Research| Read more
anton shekhov, daniel giddings vassao, jonathan gershenzon, michael reichelt, Shai Morin, osnat malka
glucosinolate desulfation by the phloem feeding insect bemisia tabaci (2016)| Journal of Chemical Ecology| Read more
Efrat Morin, hirotsugu tsueda, Shai Morin, royi zidon
projecting pest population dynamics under global warming the combined effect of inter and intra annual variations (2015)| Ecological Applications| Read more

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