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Brock Harpur

Entomology 

  • Assistant Professor

Selected Publications

Kapheim, K. M., Pan, H., Li, C., Blatti, III, C., Harpur, B. A., Ioannidis, P., . . . Others (n.d.). Draft Genome Assembly and Population Genetics of an Agricultural Pollinator, the Solitary Alkali Bee.

Bassett, T., Harpur, B. A., Poon, H. Y., Kuo, K., & Lee, C. H. (2008). Effective stimulation of growth in MCF-7 human breast cancer cells by inhibition of syntaxin18 by external guide sequence and ribonuclease P. Cancer letters, 272(1), 167--175.

Kapheim, K. M., Pan, H., Li, C., Blatti, III, C., Harpur, B. A., Ioannidis, P., . . . Others (n.d.). Draft Genome Assembly and Population Genetics of an Agricultural Pollinator, the Solitary Alkali Bee.

Slater, G., Given, K., & Harpur, B. A. (2019). Drones, the forgotten caste: the evolution of male genes in Corbiculate bees with special emphasis on the honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Slater, G., Harpur, B. A., & Given, K. (2019). How sexual selection shapes important honey bee drone traits.

Harpur, B. A. (2019). Moving towards landscape genomics to predict honey bee health.

Kapheim, K. M., Pan, H., Li, C., Blatti, C., Harpur, B. A., Ioannidis, P., . . . Others (2019). Draft genome assembly and population genetics of an agricultural pollinator, the solitary alkali bee (Halictidae: Nomia melanderi) G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics, 9(3), 625--634.

Chapman, N. C., Sheng, J., Lim, J., Malfroy, S. F., Harpur, B. A., Zayed, A., . . . Others (2019). Genetic origins of honey bees (Apis mellifera) on Kangaroo Island and Norfolk Island (Australia) and the Kingdom of Tonga. Apidologie, 50(1), 28--39.

Harpur, B. A., Guarna, M. M., Huxter, E., Higo, H., Moon, K., Hoover, S. E., . . . Others (2019). Integrative genomics reveals the genetics and evolution of the honey bee’s social immune system. Genome biology and evolution, 11(3), 937--948.

Smith, N. M., Wade, C., Allsopp, M. H., Harpur, B. A., Zayed, A., Rose, S. A., . . . Oldroyd, B. P. (2019). Strikingly high levels of heterozygosity despite 20 years of inbreeding in a clonal honey bee. Journal of evolutionary biology, 32(2), 144--152.

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