Iridoviruses Biology and ecology of baculoviruses Virus insecticides Spinosad Mosquitoes, blackflies, and ticks Predators, parasitoids, pathogens Others Students

Español

Trevor Williams, página personal en español

 

Baculovirus-based insecticides - the Spodoptera exigua multiple nucleopolyhedrovirus (SeMNPV).

Research topics

  • Biological control of insect pests and vectors of medical importance.

  • Ecology of insect pathogenic viruses, especially baculoviruses and iridoviruses.

  • The use of insect viruses as biological insecticides and the biorational insecticide spinosad.

  • Interactions between biopesticides and other insect natural enemies.

  • The biology and ecology of insect natural enemies.

Trevor
Williams
Homepage

Trevor Williams homepage: biological insecticides, ecology of insect pathogenic viruses....

Bioassay of an invertebrate iridovirus (iridescent virus) in Galleria mellonella larvae.
 

Other activities

  • Ex-coordinator and current member of the study group on Iridoviridae for the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV).

  • Sistema Nacional de Investigadores, Mexico (level III).

  • Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society, London.

  • Member of the Society for Invertebrate Pathology.

RECENT ARTICLE

RECENT ARTICLE

 Contact information:


May 2014

 

Arrizubieta, M., Williams, T., Caballero, P. & Simón, O. (2014) Selection of a nucleopolyhedrovirus isolate from Helicoverpa armigera as the basis for a biological insecticide. Pest Management Science 70, 967-976.

 

PDF reprint
 


March 2014

 

Beperet, I., Irons, S., Simón, O., King, L.A., Williams, T., Possee, R.D., López-Ferber, M., & Caballero, P. (2014) Superinfection exclusion in alphabaculovirus infections is concomitant with actin reorganization. Journal of Virology 88, 3548–3556.

 

PDF reprint
 

Head of Postgraduate Studies

Instituto de Ecología AC (INECOL)

Carretera Antigua a Coatepec 351

Xalapa 91070

Estado de Veracruz

Mexico

 

Tel: (+52) 228 842 18 00 ext. 2001

Fax: (+52) 228 818 78 09

E-mail: trevor.inecol@gmail.com

List of PUBLICATIONS and CITATIONS

Visit the official INECOL website

SITEMAP

To comply with copyright rules, please limit the use of pdf files to printing of single copies for personal research and study.
Do not modify the files in any way or use them for commercial purposes.