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- Goodchild, J.A., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Pesticide biochemistry and physiology 2019 v.158 pp. 32-39
- Drosophila melanogaster; Plutella xylostella; dieldrin; endosulfan; fipronil; gene editing; moths; mutation; plant pests; serine; United States
- ... Mutations in the GABA-gated chloride channel are associated with resistance to cyclodiene organochlorine and phenyl pyrazole insecticides. The best characterised of these is A301S, which was initially identified in a Dieldrin resistant strain of Drosophila melanogaster. The orthologous mutation has been found in a variety of different crop pests including the diamond back moth Plutella xylostella. ...