Punya Nachappa, assistant professor of biology, presented two research panels at the annual meeting of the North Central Branch of the Entomological Society of America in Cleveland, OH from June 5-8.
Her presentations were:
- Nachappa, P., Culkin, C., Han, J., Saya P.M. II and Nalam, V.J. 2016. Plant nutrient status and defense signaling modulate the interaction between water stress, aphids and virus transmission in soybean. Plant Pathogens and Their Insect Vectors Symposium.
- Nachappa, P., Keough, S., Han, J., Lagos, D., and Voegtlin, D. 2016. Factors affecting population dynamics of thrips vectors of Soybean vein necrosis virus in soybean. Research Update from the North Central Soybean Research Program (NCSRP) Symposium.