Dr Fabio Manfredini

  1. 2018
  2. Published

    Preference of Polistes dominula wasps for trumpet creepers when infected by Xenos vesparum: A novel example of co-evolved traits between host and parasite

    Beani, L., Cappa, F., Manfredini, F. & Zaccaroni, M., 24 Oct 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 10, p. 1-14 14 p., e0205201.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Candidate genes for cooperation and aggression in the social wasp Polistes dominula

    Manfredini, F. & Brown, M., May 2018, In : Journal of Comparative Physiology A. 204, 5, p. 449–463 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. 2017
  5. Published

    Neurogenomic Signatures of Successes and Failures in Life-History Transitions in a Key Insect Pollinator

    Manfredini, F., Romero Lopez, A., Pedroso Rovira, I., Paccanaro, A., Sumner, S. & Brown, M., 1 Nov 2017, In : Genome Biology and Evolution. 9, 11, p. 3059-3072 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Deconstructing Superorganisms and Societies to Address Big Questions in Biology

    Baron, G., Manfredini, F. & Pull, C., Nov 2017, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 32, 11, p. 861–872 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Transcriptomics of an extended phenotype: parasite manipulation of wasp social behaviour shifts expression of caste-related genes

    Geffre, A. C., Liu, R., Manfredini, F., Beani, L., Kathirithamby, J., Grozinger, C. M. & Toth, A. L., Apr 2017, In : PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES . 284, 1852, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Unity in defence: honeybee workers exhibit conserved molecular responses to diverse pathogens

    Doublet, V., Poeschl, Y., Gogol-Döring, A., Alaux, C., Annoscia, D., Aurori, C., Barribeau, S. M., Bedoya-Reina, O. C., Brown, M. J. F., Bull, J. C., Flenniken, M. L., Galbraith, D. A., Genersch, E., Gisder, S., Grosse, I., Holt, H. L., Hultmark, D., Lattorff, H. M. G., Le Conte, Y., Manfredini, F. & 8 others, McMahon, D. P., Moritz, R. F. A., Nazzi, F., Niño, E. L., Nowick, K., van Rij, R. P., Paxton, R. J. & Grozinger, C. M., 2 Mar 2017, In : BMC Genomics. 18, p. 1-17 17 p., 207.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. 2016
  10. Published

    Dynamic changes in host-virus interactions associated with colony founding and social environment in fire ant queens (Solenopsis invicta)

    Manfredini, F., Shoemaker, D. & Grozinger, C. M., 18 Jan 2016, In : Ecology and Evolution. 6, 1, p. 233-244 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. 2015
  12. Published

    RNA-sequencing elucidates the regulation of behavioural transitions associated with mating in honey bee queens

    Manfredini, F., Brown, M. J. F., Vergoz, V. & Oldroyd, B., 31 Jul 2015, In : BMC Genomics. 16, 563, p. 1-13 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. 2014
  14. E-pub ahead of print

    Testing male immunocompetence in two hymenopterans with different levels of social organization: ‘live hard, die young?'

    Cappa, F., Beani, L., Cervo, R., Grozinger, C. M. & Manfredini, F., 26 Nov 2014, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Parasitic castration by Xenos vesparum depends on host gender

    Cappa, F., Manfredini, F., Dallai, R., Gottardo, M. & Beani, L., Jul 2014, In : Parasitology. 141, 08, p. 1080-1087 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Molecular and social regulation of worker division of labour in fire ants

    Manfredini, F., Lucas, C., Nicolas, M., Keller, L., Shoemaker, D. & Grozinger, C., 2014, In : Molecular Ecology . 23, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. 2013
  18. Published

    Examining the “evolution of increased competitive ability” hypothesis in response to parasites and pathogens in the invasive paper wasp Polistes dominula

    Manfredini, F., Beani, L. & Grozinger, C., 2013, In : Naturwissenschaften. 100, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Sociogenomics of conflict and cooperation during colony founding in the fire ant Solenopsis invicta

    Manfredini, F., Riba-Grognuz, O., Wurm, Y., Keller, L., Shoemaker, D. & Grozinger, C., 2013, In : PLoS Genetics. 9, 8

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. 2011
  21. Published

    When a parasite breaks all the rules of a colony: morphology and fate of wasps infected by a strepsipteran endoparasite

    Beani, L., Dallai, R., Mercati, D., Cappa, F., Giusti, F. & Manfredini, F., Dec 2011, In : Animal Behaviour. 82, 6, p. 1305-1312 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. 2010
  23. Published

    Parasitic infection protects wasp larvae against a bacterial challenge

    Manfredini, F., Beani, L., Taormina, M. & Vannini, L., Sep 2010, In : Microbes and infection. 12, 10, p. 727-735 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    The strepsipteran endoparasite Xenos vesparum alters the immunocompetence of its host, the paper wasp Polistes dominulus

    Manfredini, F., Benati, D. & Beani, L., Mar 2010, In : Journal of Insect Physiology. 56, 3, p. 253-259 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    A difficult choice for tiny pests: host-seeking behaviour in Xenos vesparum triungulins

    Manfredini, F., Massolo, A. & Beani, L., 2010, In : Ethology ecology & evolution. 22, 3, p. 247-256 10 p., 925480287.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. 2009
  27. Published

    Implication of the Mosquito Midgut Microbiota in the Defense against Malaria Parasites

    Dong, Y., Manfredini, F. & Dimopoulos, G., May 2009, In : PLoS Pathogens. 5, 5, 10 p., 1000423.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. 2008
  29. Published

    Circulating hemocytes from larvae of the paper wasp Polistes dominulus (Hymenoptera, Vespidae)

    Manfredini, F., Dallai, R. & Ottaviani, E., Apr 2008, In : Tissue & cell. 40, 2, p. 103-112 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. 2007
  31. Published

    Developmental strategy of the endoparasite Xenos vesparum (Strepsiptera, Insecta): Host invasion and elusion of its defense reactions

    Manfredini, F., Giusti, F., Beani, L. & Dallai, R., Jul 2007, In : Journal of morphology. 268, 7, p. 588-601 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    The midgut ultrastructure of the endoparasite Xenos vesparum (Rossi) (Insecta, Strepsiptera) during post-embryonic development and stable carbon isotopic analyses of the nutrient uptake

    Giusti, F., Dallai, L., Beani, L., Manfredini, F. & Dallai, R., Jun 2007, In : Arthropod structure & development. 36, 2, p. 183-197 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle