Hongmei Li-Byarlay

Back to list
InstitutionNorth Carolina State University
Postal address100 Derieux Pl
North Carolina
United States of America
Office phone9195133967
Job /  professional statusResearcher
Preferred COLOSS theme(s)   Pests & Pathogens
Research interestsaggression behavior
 Immune response
PublicationsBook Chapter
1. Wang Y and Li-Byarlay H@, 2015. Physiological and Molecular Mechanisms of Nutrition in Honey Bees. In Russell Jurenka, editor: Advances in Insect Physiology, 49:25-58, AIIP, UK: Academic Press. Abstract

Peer-Reviewed Papers
9. Li-Byarlay H, Huang, M, Simone-Finstrom M, Strand MK, Tarpy DR, Rueppell O. (Accepted with revision) Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Drones Resistant to Paraquat Exhibit Increased Tolerance, not Avoidance or Repair, of Oxidative Damage. Experimental Gerontology.
8. Li-Byarlay H@, (Accepted) The function of DNA methylation marks in social insects. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution.
7. Li-Byarlay H#, Simone-Finstrom M#, Huang, MM, Strand MK, Tarpy DR, Rueppell O, (Resubmitted) Migratory management and environmental conditions affect lifespan and oxidative stress in honey bees.
6. Li-Byarlay H@, Huang, M, Simone-Finstrom M, Strand MK, Tarpy DR., Rueppell O, 2015. Effects of oxidative stress in honey bee drones. American Bee Journal. In press.
5 Li-Byarlay H#, Rittschof CC#, Massey JH, Pittendrigh BR, Robinson GE, 2014. Socially responsive effects of brain oxidative metabolism on aggression. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. Abstract.
4. Wang L, Chi YH, Guo F, Li-Byarlay H, Balfe S, Fang J, Pittendrigh BR, Zhu-Salzman K. Transcriptomic response of cowpea bruchid to N-acetylglucosamine-specific lectins. 2014. Insect Science. Abstract
3. Strycharz JP, Lao A, Li H, Qiu X, Lee SH, Sun W, Yoon K S, Doherty JJ, Pittendrigh B R, and Clark, JM, 2013. Resistance in the highly DDT-resistant 91-R strain of Drosophila melanogaster involves decreased penetration, increased metabolism, and direct excretion. Pestic.Biochem.Physiol. 107: 207-217. Abstract
2. Li-Byarlay H, Li Y, Stroud H, Feng S, Newman TC, Kaneda M, Hou K, Wickline SA, Jacobsen SE, Ma J, and Robinson GE, RNA interference knockdown of DNA methyl-transferase 3 affects gene alternative splicing in the honeybee. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 110: 12750-12755. Abstract [Cover Story] [F1000Prime Recommended]
1.Li Y, Li-Byarlay H, Burns P, Borodovsky M, Robinson GE, and Ma J. 2013. Self-training algorithm for splice junction detection using RNA-seq and its application to honey bee transcriptomes. Nucleic Acid Res. 41: e51. Abstract

# Co-first authors
@ Corresponding author