Laurence Zwiebel
Last active: 2/15/2016


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Featured publications are shown below:

  1. Epigenetic (re)programming of caste-specific behavior in the ant Camponotus floridanus. Simola DF, Graham RJ, Brady CM, Enzmann BL, Desplan C, Ray A, Zwiebel LJ, Bonasio R, Reinberg D, Liebig J, Berger SL (2016) Science 351(6268): aac6633
    › Primary publication · 26722000 (PubMed) · PMC5057185 (PubMed Central)
  2. Cuticular Hydrocarbon Pheromones for Social Behavior and Their Coding in the Ant Antenna. Sharma KR, Enzmann BL, Schmidt Y, Moore D, Jones GR, Parker J, Berger SL, Reinberg D, Zwiebel LJ, Breit B, Liebig J, Ray A (2015) Cell Rep 12(8): 1261-71
    › Primary publication · 26279569 (PubMed)
  3. Chemoreceptor Evolution in Hymenoptera and Its Implications for the Evolution of Eusociality. Zhou X, Rokas A, Berger SL, Liebig J, Ray A, Zwiebel LJ (2015) Genome Biol Evol 7(8): 2407-16
    › Primary publication · 26272716 (PubMed) · PMC4558866 (PubMed Central)
  4. Peripheral olfactory signaling in insects. Suh E, Bohbot J, Zwiebel LJ (2014) Curr Opin Insect Sci : 86-92
    › Primary publication · 25584200 (PubMed) · PMC4288021 (PubMed Central)
  5. Mosquito genomics. Highly evolvable malaria vectors: the genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquitoes. Neafsey DE, Waterhouse RM, Abai MR, Aganezov SS, Alekseyev MA, Allen JE, Amon J, Arcà B, Arensburger P, Artemov G, Assour LA, Basseri H, Berlin A, Birren BW, Blandin SA, Brockman AI, Burkot TR, Burt A, Chan CS, Chauve C, Chiu JC, Christensen M, Costantini C, Davidson VL, Deligianni E, Dottorini T, Dritsou V, Gabriel SB, Guelbeogo WM, Hall AB, Han MV, Hlaing T, Hughes DS, Jenkins AM, Jiang X, Jungreis I, Kakani EG, Kamali M, Kemppainen P, Kennedy RC, Kirmitzoglou IK, Koekemoer LL, Laban N, Langridge N, Lawniczak MK, Lirakis M, Lobo NF, Lowy E, MacCallum RM, Mao C, Maslen G, Mbogo C, McCarthy J, Michel K, Mitchell SN, Moore W, Murphy KA, Naumenko AN, Nolan T, Novoa EM, O'Loughlin S, Oringanje C, Oshaghi MA, Pakpour N, Papathanos PA, Peery AN, Povelones M, Prakash A, Price DP, Rajaraman A, Reimer LJ, Rinker DC, Rokas A, Russell TL, Sagnon N, Sharakhova MV, Shea T, Simão FA, Simard F, Slotman MA, Somboon P, Stegniy V, Struchiner CJ, Thomas GW, Tojo M, Topalis P, Tubio JM, Unger MF, Vontas J, Walton C, Wilding CS, Willis JH, Wu YC, Yan G, Zdobnov EM, Zhou X, Catteruccia F, Christophides GK, Collins FH, Cornman RS, Crisanti A, Donnelly MJ, Emrich SJ, Fontaine MC, Gelbart W, Hahn MW, Hansen IA, Howell PI, Kafatos FC, Kellis M, Lawson D, Louis C, Luckhart S, Muskavitch MA, Ribeiro JM, Riehle MA, Sharakhov IV, Tu Z, Zwiebel LJ, Besansky NJ (2015) Science 347(6217): 1258522
    › Primary publication · 25554792 (PubMed) · PMC4380271 (PubMed Central)
  6. Antennal-expressed ammonium transporters in the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Pitts RJ, Derryberry SL, Pulous FE, Zwiebel LJ (2014) PLoS One 9(10): e111858
    › Primary publication · 25360676 (PubMed) · PMC4216128 (PubMed Central)
  7. Divergent and conserved elements comprise the chemoreceptive repertoire of the nonblood-feeding mosquito Toxorhynchites amboinensis. Zhou X, Rinker DC, Pitts RJ, Rokas A, Zwiebel LJ (2014) Genome Biol Evol 6(10): 2883-96
    › Primary publication · 25326137 (PubMed) · PMC4224357 (PubMed Central)
  8. Mutational analysis of cysteine residues of the insect odorant co-receptor (Orco) from Drosophila melanogaster reveals differential effects on agonist- and odorant-tuning receptor-dependent activation. Turner RM, Derryberry SL, Kumar BN, Brittain T, Zwiebel LJ, Newcomb RD, Christie DL (2014) J Biol Chem 289(46): 31837-31845
    › Primary publication · 25271160 (PubMed) · PMC4231661 (PubMed Central)
  9. A determinant of odorant specificity is located at the extracellular loop 2-transmembrane domain 4 interface of an Anopheles gambiae odorant receptor subunit. Hughes DT, Wang G, Zwiebel LJ, Luetje CW (2014) Chem Senses 39(9): 761-9
    › Primary publication · 25270378 (PubMed) · PMC4201304 (PubMed Central)
  10. Narrow SAR in odorant sensing Orco receptor agonists. Romaine IM, Taylor RW, Saidu SP, Kim K, Sulikowski GA, Zwiebel LJ, Waterson AG (2014) Bioorg Med Chem Lett 24(12): 2613-6
    › Primary publication · 24813736 (PubMed) · PMC4111141 (PubMed Central)
  11. Odorant receptor-mediated sperm activation in disease vector mosquitoes. Pitts RJ, Liu C, Zhou X, Malpartida JC, Zwiebel LJ (2014) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111(7): 2566-71
    › Primary publication · 24550284 (PubMed) · PMC3932880 (PubMed Central)
  12. Antennal transcriptome profiles of anopheline mosquitoes reveal human host olfactory specialization in Anopheles gambiae. Rinker DC, Zhou X, Pitts RJ, AGC Consortium, Rokas A, Zwiebel LJ (2013) BMC Genomics : 749
    › Primary publication · 24182346 (PubMed) · PMC3833343 (PubMed Central)
  13. Molecular characterization of larval peripheral thermosensory responses of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Liu C, Zwiebel LJ (2013) PLoS One 8(8): e72595
    › Primary publication · 23940815 (PubMed) · PMC3737131 (PubMed Central)
  14. A conserved aspartic acid is important for agonist (VUAA1) and odorant/tuning receptor-dependent activation of the insect odorant co-receptor (Orco). Kumar BN, Taylor RW, Pask GM, Zwiebel LJ, Newcomb RD, Christie DL (2013) PLoS One 8(7): e70218
    › Primary publication · 23894621 (PubMed) · PMC3720905 (PubMed Central)
  15. Blood meal-induced changes to antennal transcriptome profiles reveal shifts in odor sensitivities in Anopheles gambiae. Rinker DC, Pitts RJ, Zhou X, Suh E, Rokas A, Zwiebel LJ (2013) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110(20): 8260-5
    › Primary publication · 23630291 (PubMed) · PMC3657813 (PubMed Central)
  16. Blockade of insect odorant receptor currents by amiloride derivatives. Pask GM, Bobkov YV, Corey EA, Ache BW, Zwiebel LJ (2013) Chem Senses 38(3): 221-9
    › Primary publication · 23292750 (PubMed) · PMC3569625 (PubMed Central)
  17. Phylogenetic and transcriptomic analysis of chemosensory receptors in a pair of divergent ant species reveals sex-specific signatures of odor coding. Zhou X, Slone JD, Rokas A, Berger SL, Liebig J, Ray A, Reinberg D, Zwiebel LJ (2012) PLoS Genet 8(8): e1002930
    › Primary publication · 22952454 (PubMed) · PMC3431598 (PubMed Central)
  18. The molecular receptive range of a lactone receptor in Anopheles gambiae. Pask GM, Romaine IM, Zwiebel LJ (2013) Chem Senses 38(1): 19-25
    › Primary publication · 22944613 (PubMed) · PMC3522515 (PubMed Central)
  19. Structure-activity relationship of a broad-spectrum insect odorant receptor agonist. Taylor RW, Romaine IM, Liu C, Murthi P, Jones PL, Waterson AG, Sulikowski GA, Zwiebel LJ (2012) ACS Chem Biol 7(10): 1647-52
    › Primary publication · 22924767 (PubMed)
  20. Spatial repellents: from discovery and development to evidence-based validation. Achee NL, Bangs MJ, Farlow R, Killeen GF, Lindsay S, Logan JG, Moore SJ, Rowland M, Sweeney K, Torr SJ, Zwiebel LJ, Grieco JP (2012) Malar J : 164
    › Primary publication · 22583679 (PubMed) · PMC3453515 (PubMed Central)
  21. Allosteric antagonism of insect odorant receptor ion channels. Jones PL, Pask GM, Romaine IM, Taylor RW, Reid PR, Waterson AG, Sulikowski GA, Zwiebel LJ (2012) PLoS One 7(1): e30304
    › Primary publication · 22272331 (PubMed) · PMC3260273 (PubMed Central)
  22. Heteromeric Anopheline odorant receptors exhibit distinct channel properties. Pask GM, Jones PL, Rützler M, Rinker DC, Zwiebel LJ (2011) PLoS One 6(12): e28774
    › Primary publication · 22174894 (PubMed) · PMC3235152 (PubMed Central)
  23. Transcriptome profiling of chemosensory appendages in the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae reveals tissue- and sex-specific signatures of odor coding. Pitts RJ, Rinker DC, Jones PL, Rokas A, Zwiebel LJ (2011) BMC Genomics : 271
    › Primary publication · 21619637 (PubMed) · PMC3126782 (PubMed Central)
  24. Functional agonism of insect odorant receptor ion channels. Jones PL, Pask GM, Rinker DC, Zwiebel LJ (2011) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108(21): 8821-5
    › Primary publication · 21555561 (PubMed) · PMC3102409 (PubMed Central)
  25. Conservation of indole responsive odorant receptors in mosquitoes reveals an ancient olfactory trait. Bohbot JD, Jones PL, Wang G, Pitts RJ, Pask GM, Zwiebel LJ (2011) Chem Senses 36(2): 149-60
    › Primary publication · 20956733 (PubMed) · PMC3020388 (PubMed Central)
  26. Functional characterization of pheromone receptors in the tobacco budworm Heliothis virescens. Wang G, Vásquez GM, Schal C, Zwiebel LJ, Gould F (2011) Insect Mol Biol 20(1): 125-33
    › Primary publication · 20946532 (PubMed)
  27. Distinct olfactory signaling mechanisms in the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Liu C, Pitts RJ, Bohbot JD, Jones PL, Wang G, Zwiebel LJ (2010) PLoS Biol 8(8)
    › Primary publication · 20824161 (PubMed) · PMC2930861 (PubMed Central)
  28. Molecular basis of odor coding in the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Wang G, Carey AF, Carlson JR, Zwiebel LJ (2010) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107(9): 4418-23
    › Primary publication · 20160092 (PubMed) · PMC2840125 (PubMed Central)
  29. Odorant reception in the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Carey AF, Wang G, Su CY, Zwiebel LJ, Carlson JR (2010) Nature 464(7285): 66-71
    › Primary publication · 20130575 (PubMed) · PMC2833235 (PubMed Central)
  30. Anopheles gambiae TRPA1 is a heat-activated channel expressed in thermosensitive sensilla of female antennae. Wang G, Qiu YT, Lu T, Kwon HW, Pitts RJ, Van Loon JJ, Takken W, Zwiebel LJ (2009) Eur J Neurosci 30(6): 967-74
    › Primary publication · 19735290 (PubMed) · PMC3106298 (PubMed Central)
  31. The molecular and cellular basis of olfactory-driven behavior in Anopheles gambiae larvae. Xia Y, Wang G, Buscariollo D, Pitts RJ, Wenger H, Zwiebel LJ (2008) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105(17): 6433-8
    › Primary publication · 18427108 (PubMed) · PMC2359781 (PubMed Central)
  32. A functional role for Anopheles gambiae Arrestin1 in olfactory signal transduction. Walker WB, Smith EM, Jan T, Zwiebel LJ (2008) J Insect Physiol 54(4): 680-90
    › Primary publication · 18328499 (PubMed) · PMC2408752 (PubMed Central)
  33. Odor coding in the maxillary palp of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Lu T, Qiu YT, Wang G, Kwon JY, Rutzler M, Kwon HW, Pitts RJ, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Carlson JR, Zwiebel LJ (2007) Curr Biol 17(18): 1533-44
    › Primary publication · 17764944 (PubMed) · PMC3113458 (PubMed Central)
  34. Molecular characterization of the Aedes aegypti odorant receptor gene family. Bohbot J, Pitts RJ, Kwon HW, Rützler M, Robertson HM, Zwiebel LJ (2007) Insect Mol Biol 16(5): 525-37
    › Primary publication · 17635615 (PubMed) · PMC3100214 (PubMed Central)
  35. Galpha encoding gene family of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae: expression analysis and immunolocalization of AGalphaq and AGalphao in female antennae. Rützler M, Lu T, Zwiebel LJ (2006) J Comp Neurol 499(4): 533-45
    › Primary publication · 17029251 (PubMed) · PMC3113460 (PubMed Central)
  36. Olfactory responses in a gustatory organ of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Kwon HW, Lu T, Rützler M, Zwiebel LJ (2006) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103(36): 13526-31
    › Primary publication · 16938890 (PubMed) · PMC1569196 (PubMed Central)
  37. Antennal sensilla of two female anopheline sibling species with differing host ranges. Pitts RJ, Zwiebel LJ (2006) Malar J : 26
    › Primary publication · 16573828 (PubMed) · PMC1532926 (PubMed Central)
  38. Identification and characterization of an odorant receptor from the West Nile virus mosquito, Culex quinquefasciatus. Xia Y, Zwiebel LJ (2006) Insect Biochem Mol Biol 36(3): 169-76
    › Primary publication · 16503478 (PubMed) · PMC3100213 (PubMed Central)
  39. Molecular biology of insect olfaction: recent progress and conceptual models. Rützler M, Zwiebel LJ (2005) J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 191(9): 777-90
    › Primary publication · 16094545 (PubMed)
  40. Odorant-specific requirements for arrestin function in Drosophila olfaction. Merrill CE, Sherertz TM, Walker WB, Zwiebel LJ (2005) J Neurobiol 63(1): 15-28
    › Primary publication · 15627264 (PubMed)
  41. Olfactory regulation of mosquito-host interactions. Zwiebel LJ, Takken W (2004) Insect Biochem Mol Biol 34(7): 645-52
    › Primary publication · 15242705 (PubMed) · PMC3100215 (PubMed Central)
  42. Identification of a chemosensory receptor from the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, that is highly conserved and expressed in olfactory and gustatory organs. Melo AC, Rützler M, Pitts RJ, Zwiebel LJ (2004) Chem Senses 29(5): 403-10
    › Primary publication · 15201207 (PubMed)
  43. A highly conserved candidate chemoreceptor expressed in both olfactory and gustatory tissues in the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Pitts RJ, Fox AN, Zwiebel LJ (2004) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101(14): 5058-63
    › Primary publication · 15037749 (PubMed) · PMC387373 (PubMed Central)
  44. Molecular characterization of arrestin family members in the malaria vector mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Merrill CE, Pitts RJ, Zwiebel LJ (2003) Insect Mol Biol 12(6): 641-50
    › Primary publication · 14986925 (PubMed)
  45. Identification of a distinct family of genes encoding atypical odorant-binding proteins in the malaria vector mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Xu PX, Zwiebel LJ, Smith DP (2003) Insect Mol Biol 12(6): 549-60
    › Primary publication · 14986916 (PubMed)
  46. Olfaction: mosquito receptor for human-sweat odorant. Hallem EA, Nicole Fox A, Zwiebel LJ, Carlson JR (2004) Nature 427(6971): 212-3
    › Primary publication · 14724626 (PubMed)
  47. G protein-coupled receptors in Anopheles gambiae. Hill CA, Fox AN, Pitts RJ, Kent LB, Tan PL, Chrystal MA, Cravchik A, Collins FH, Robertson HM, Zwiebel LJ (2002) Science 298(5591): 176-8
    › Primary publication · 12364795 (PubMed)
  48. A cluster of candidate odorant receptors from the malaria vector mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Fox AN, Pitts RJ, Zwiebel LJ (2002) Chem Senses 27(5): 453-9
    › Primary publication · 12052782 (PubMed)
  49. Visual arrestins in olfactory pathways of Drosophila and the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Merrill CE, Riesgo-Escovar J, Pitts RJ, Kafatos FC, Carlson JR, Zwiebel LJ (2002) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99(3): 1633-8
    › Primary publication · 11792843 (PubMed) · PMC122242 (PubMed Central)
  50. Candidate odorant receptors from the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae and evidence of down-regulation in response to blood feeding. Fox AN, Pitts RJ, Robertson HM, Carlson JR, Zwiebel LJ (2001) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98(25): 14693-7
    › Primary publication · 11724964 (PubMed) · PMC64743 (PubMed Central)
  51. Isolation and characterization of the Xanthine dehydrogenase gene of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata. Pitts RJ, Zwiebel LJ (2001) Genetics 158(4): 1645-55
    › Primary publication · 11514452 (PubMed) · PMC1461762 (PubMed Central)
  52. Genomic organization and characterization of the white locus of the Mediterranean fruitfly, Ceratitis capitata. Gomulski LM, Pitts RJ, Costa S, Saccone G, Torti C, Polito LC, Gasperi G, Malacrida AR, Kafatos FC, Zwiebel LJ (2001) Genetics 157(3): 1245-55
    › Primary publication · 11238408 (PubMed) · PMC1461546 (PubMed Central)
  53. The white gene of Ceratitis capitata: a phenotypic marker for germline transformation. Zwiebel LJ, Saccone G, Zacharopoulou A, Besansky NJ, Favia G, Collins FH, Louis C, Kafatos FC (1995) Science 270(5244): 2005-8
    › Primary publication · 8533095 (PubMed)
  54. Temporal phosphorylation of the Drosophila period protein. Edery I, Zwiebel LJ, Dembinska ME, Rosbash M (1994) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 91(6): 2260-4
    › Primary publication · 8134384 (PubMed) · PMC43350 (PubMed Central)
  55. Preferential selection of deletion mutations of the outer membrane lipoprotein gene of Escherichia coli by globomycin. Zwiebel LJ, Inukai M, Nakamura K, Inouye M (1981) J Bacteriol 145(1): 654-6
    › Primary publication · 7007330 (PubMed) · PMC217321 (PubMed Central)
  56. Evolution of single-copy DNA and the ADH gene in seven drosophilids. Zwiebel LJ, Cohn VH, Wright DR, Moore GP (1982) J Mol Evol 19(1): 62-71
    › Primary publication · 6761443 (PubMed)
  57. Germ-line transformation involving DNA from the period locus in Drosophila melanogaster: overlapping genomic fragments that restore circadian and ultradian rhythmicity to per0 and per- mutants. Hamblen M, Zehring WA, Kyriacou CP, Reddy P, Yu Q, Wheeler DA, Zwiebel LJ, Konopka RJ, Rosbash M, Hall JC (1986) J Neurogenet 3(5): 249-91
    › Primary publication · 3097289 (PubMed)
  58. A new mutation at the period locus of Drosophila melanogaster with some novel effects on circadian rhythms. Hamblen-Coyle M, Konopka RJ, Zwiebel LJ, Colot HV, Dowse HB, Rosbash M, Hall JC (1989) J Neurogenet 5(4): 229-56
    › Primary publication · 2509652 (PubMed)
  59. Circadian oscillations in protein and mRNA levels of the period gene of Drosophila melanogaster. Zwiebel LJ, Hardin PE, Hall JC, Rosbash M (1991) Biochem Soc Trans 19(2): 533-7
    › Primary publication · 1909668 (PubMed)
  60. The strength and periodicity of D. melanogaster circadian rhythms are differentially affected by alterations in period gene expression. Liu X, Yu QA, Huang ZS, Zwiebel LJ, Hall JC, Rosbash M (1991) Neuron 6(5): 753-66
    › Primary publication · 1902699 (PubMed)
  61. A post-transcriptional mechanism contributes to circadian cycling of a per-beta-galactosidase fusion protein. Zwiebel LJ, Hardin PE, Liu X, Hall JC, Rosbash M (1991) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 88(9): 3882-6
    › Primary publication · 1902573 (PubMed) · PMC51557 (PubMed Central)
  62. The period gene encodes a predominantly nuclear protein in adult Drosophila. Liu X, Zwiebel LJ, Hinton D, Benzer S, Hall JC, Rosbash M (1992) J Neurosci 12(7): 2735-44
    › Primary publication · 1613555 (PubMed) · PMC6575836 (PubMed Central)