Dr Fabio Manfredini

  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. 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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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

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    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.

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    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

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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

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  17. 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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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