Jacobus de Roode
Jacobus (Jaap) de Roode

Professor of Biology




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Majewska AA, Davis AK, Altizer S, de Roode JC. (2022). Parasite dynamics in North American monarchs predicted by host density and seasonal migratory culling. The Journal of animal ecology

Niitepõld K, Parry HA, Harris NR, Appel AG, de Roode JC, Kavazis AN, Hood WR. (2022). Flying on empty: Reduced mitochondrial function and flight capacity in food-deprived monarch butterflies. The Journal of experimental biology

Villa SM, Kelly KP, Hollimon MG, Protil KJ 3rd., de Roode JC. (2022). Lack of inbreeding avoidance during mate selection in migratory monarch butterflies. Behavioural processes

Alaidrous W, Villa SM, de Roode JC, Majewska AA. (2022). Crowding does not affect monarch butterflies' resistance to a protozoan parasite. Ecology and evolution, 12(4)

Babalola TS, de Roode JC, Villa SM. (2022). ) MATING SUCCESS. The Journal of parasitology, 108(3)

Adams KL, Sun EF, Alaidrous W, de Roode JC. (2021). Constant Light and Frequent Schedule Changes Do Not Impact Resistance to Parasites in Monarch Butterflies. Journal of biological rhythms

Sánchez CA, Ragonese IG, de Roode JC, Altizer S. (2021). Thermal tolerance and environmental persistence of a protozoan parasite in monarch butterflies. Journal of invertebrate pathology

Tan WH, Talla V, Mongue AJ, de Roode JC, Gerardo NM, Walters JR. (2021). Population genomics reveals variable patterns of immune gene evolution in monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus). Molecular ecology

Bartlett LJ, Boots M, Brosi BJ, de Roode JC, Delaplane KS, Hernandez CA, Wilfert L. (2020). Persistent effects of management history on honeybee colony virus abundances. Journal of invertebrate pathology, (179)

Decker LE, Jeffrey CS, Ochsenrider KM, Potts AS, de Roode JC, Smilanich AM, Hunter MD. (2020). increase endogenous immune function in a specialist herbivore. The Journal of animal ecology

Talla V, Pierce AA, Adams KL, de Man TJB, Nallu S, Villablanca FX, Kronforst MR, de Roode JC. (2020). Genomic evidence for gene flow between monarchs with divergent migratory phenotypes and flight performance. Molecular ecology, 29(14)

White PS, Choi A, Pandey R, Menezes A, Penley M, Gibson AK, de Roode J, Morran L. (2020). Host heterogeneity mitigates virulence evolution. Biology letters, 16(1)

Dynes TL, Berry JA, Delaplane KS, Brosi BJ, de Roode JC. (2019). Reduced density and visually complex apiaries reduce parasite load and promote honey production and overwintering survival in honey bees. PloS one, 14(5)

Dynes TL, Berry JA, Delaplane KS, de Roode JC, Brosi BJ. (2019). mites from different honey bee management regimes. Apidologie, 51(2)

Tan WH, Acevedo T, Harris EV, Alcaide TY, Walters JR, Hunter MD, Gerardo NM, de Roode JC. (2019). Transcriptomics of monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) reveals that toxic host plants alter expression of detoxification genes and down-regulate a small number of immune genes. Molecular ecology, 28(22)

de Roode JC, Hunter MD. (2019). Self-medication in insects: when altered behaviors of infected insects are a defense instead of a parasite manipulation. Current opinion in insect science, (33)

Bartlett LJ, Rozins C, Brosi BJ, Delaplane KS, de Roode JC, White A, Wilfert L, Boots M. (2019). Industrial bees: The impact of apicultural intensification on local disease prevalence. The Journal of applied ecology, 56(9)

Harris EV, de Roode JC, Gerardo NM. (2019). Diet-microbiome-disease: Investigating diet's influence on infectious disease resistance through alteration of the gut microbiome. PLoS pathogens, 15(10)

Satterfield DA, Maerz JC, Hunter MD, Flockhart DTT, Hobson KA, Norris DR, Streit H, de Roode JC, Altizer S. (2018). Migratory monarchs that encounter resident monarchs show life-history differences and higher rates of parasite infection. Ecology letters, 21(11)

Johnson PTJ, Calhoun DM, Stokes AN, Susbilla CB, McDevitt-Galles T, Briggs CJ, Hoverman JT, Tkach VV, de Roode JC. (2018). Of poisons and parasites-the defensive role of tetrodotoxin against infections in newts. The Journal of animal ecology, 87(4)

Decker LE, de Roode JC, Hunter MD. (2018). Elevated atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide reduce monarch tolerance and increase parasite virulence by altering the medicinal properties of milkweeds. Ecology letters, 21(9)

Tan WH, Tao L, Hoang KM, Hunter MD, de Roode JC. (2018). The Effects of Milkweed Induced Defense on Parasite Resistance in Monarch Butterflies, Danaus plexippus. Journal of chemical ecology, 44(11)

Reppert SM, de Roode JC. (2018). Demystifying Monarch Butterfly Migration. Current biology : CB, 28(17)

Bushman M, Antia R, Udhayakumar V, de Roode JC. (2018). Within-host competition can delay evolution of drug resistance in malaria. PLoS biology, 16(8)

Niepoth N, Ke G, de Roode JC, Groot AT. (2018). Comparing Behavior and Clock Gene Expression between Caterpillars, Butterflies, and Moths. Journal of biological rhythms, 33(1)

Lynch ZR, Schlenke TA, Morran LT, de Roode JC. (2017). Ethanol confers differential protection against generalist and specialist parasitoids of Drosophila melanogaster. PloS one, 12(7)

Brosi BJ, Delaplane KS, Boots M, de Roode JC. (2017). Ecological and evolutionary approaches to managing honeybee disease. Nature ecology & evolution, 1(9)

Bushman M, Morton L, Duah N, Quashie N, Abuaku B, Koram KA, Dimbu PR, Plucinski M, Gutman J, Lyaruu P, Kachur SP, de Roode JC, Udhayakumar V. (2016). Within-host competition and drug resistance in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Proceedings. Biological sciences, 283(1826)

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