Publications

Gabrieli* P., Kakani* E.G., Mitchell* S.N., Mameli E., Want E.J., Mariezcurrena Anton A., Serrao A., Baldini F., Catteruccia F., 2014 Sexual transfer of the steroid hormone 20E induces the postmating switch in Anopheles gambiae. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Nov 3. pii: 201410488. *Joint First Authors

Shaw W.R., Teodori, E., Mitchell, S.N., Baldini, F., Gabrieli P., Rogers, D.W., Catteruccia, F., 2014 Mating activates the heme peroxidase HPX15 in the sperm storage organ to ensure fertility in Anopheles gambiae. PNAS published ahead of print April 7, 2014, doi:10.1073/pnas.1401715111.

Mitchell S. N., Rigden D. J., Dowd A.J., Lu F., Wilding C.S., Weetman D., Dadzie S., Jenkins A. M., Regna K., Boko P; Djogbenou L., Muskavitch M. A., Ranson H., Paine M J., Mayans O., Donnelly M. J., 2014.  Metabolic and Target-Site Mechanisms Combine to Confer Strong DDT Resistance in Anopheles gambiae. PloS one.;9(3):e92662

Kwiatkowska RM, Platt N, Poupardin R, Irving H, Dabire RK, Mitchell S, Jones CM, Diabaté A, Ranson H, Wondji CS. Dissecting the mechanisms responsible for the multiple insecticide resistance phenotype in Anopheles gambiae s.s., M form, from Vallée du Kou, Burkina Faso.  Gene. 2013 Apr 25;519(1):98-106

Daborn P.J., Lumb C., Harrop T., Blasetti A., Morin S., Mitchell S.N., Donnelly M.J., Müller P., Batterham P., 2012.  Using Drosophila melanogaster to validate metabolism-based insecticide resistances from insect pests.  Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2012 Dec;42(12):918-24.

Mitchell S. N., Stevenson B., Muller P., Wilding C., Yawson A., Field S., Hemingway J., Paine M., Ranson H., Donnelly M., 2011. Identification and validation of a gene causing cross-resistance between insecticide classes in Anopheles gambiae from Ghana. PNAS 109 (16): 6147-615.

Lynd A., Weetman D., Barbosa S., Egyir-Yawson A., Mitchell S., Pinto J., Hastings I., Donnelly M.J., 2010. Field, genetic and modelling approaches show strong positive selection acting upon an insecticide resistance mutation in Anopheles gambiae s.s. Mol. Biol. Evol. MBE Advance Access.

Muller, P., Warr, E., Stevenson, B.J., Pignatelli, P.M., Morgan, J.C., Steven, A., Yawson, A.E., Mitchell, S. N., Ranson, H., Hemingway, J., Paine, M.J.I., Donnelly, M.J., 2008. Field-caught permethrin resistant Anopheles gambiae over-express CYP6P3, a P450 that metabolises pyrethroids. PLoS Genet. 4 (11): e1000286