Mavridis K, Papapostolou KM, Ilias A, Michaelidou K, Stavrakaki M, Roditakis E, Tsagkarakou A, Bass C, Vontas J (2022)
Next-generation molecular diagnostics (TaqMan qPCR and ddPCR) for monitoring insecticide resistance in Bemisia tabaci
Pest Manag Sci

Wipf NC, Duchemin W, Kouadio FA, Fodjo BK, Sadia CG, Mouhamadou CS, Vavassori L, Maser P, Mavridis K, Vontas J, Muller P (2022)
Multi-insecticide resistant malaria vectors in the field remain susceptible to malathion, despite the presence of Ace1 point mutations
PLoS Genet 18: e1009963

Inak E, Ozdemir E, Atis AE, Randa Zelyut F, Inak A, Demir U, Roditakis E, Vontas J (2021)
Population structure and insecticide resistance status of Tuta absoluta populations from Turkey
Pest Manag Sci

Papapostolou KM, Riga M, Charamis J, Skoufa E, Souchlas V, Ilias A, Dermauw W, Ioannidis P, Van Leeuwen T, Vontas J (2021)
Identification and characterization of striking multiple-insecticide resistance in a Tetranychus urticae field population from Greece
Pest Manag Sci 77: 666

Wei P, Demaeght P, De Schutter K, Grigoraki L, Labropoulou V, Riga M, Vontas J, Nauen R, Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T (2020)
Overexpression of an alternative allele of carboxyl/choline esterase 4 (CCE04) of Tetranychus urticae is associated with high levels of resistance to the keto-enol acaricide spirodiclofen
Pest Manag Sci 76: 1142

Bajda S, Riga M, Wybouw N, Papadaki S, Ouranou E, Fotoukkiaii SM, Vontas J, Van Leeuwen T (2018)
Fitness costs of key point mutations that underlie acaricide target-site resistance in the two-spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae
Evol Appl 11: 1540

Pavlidi N, Kampouraki A, Tseliou V, Wybouw N, Dermauw W, Roditakis E, Nauen R, Van Leeuwen T, Vontas J (2018)
Molecular characterization of pyrethroid resistance in the olive fruit fly Bactrocera oleae
Pestic Biochem Physiol 148: 1

Fotakis EA, Chaskopoulou A, Grigoraki L, Tsiamantas A, Kounadi S, Georgiou L, Vontas J (2017)
Analysis of population structure and insecticide resistance in mosquitoes of the genus Culex, Anopheles and Aedes from different environments of Greece with a history of mosquito borne disease transmission
Acta Trop 174: 29

Grigoraki L, Pipini D, Labbe P, Chaskopoulou A, Weill M, Vontas J (2017)
Carboxylesterase gene amplifications associated with insecticide resistance in Aedes albopictus: Geographical distribution and evolutionary origin
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 11: e0005533

Riga M, Bajda S, Themistokleous C, Papadaki S, Palzewicz M, Dermauw W, Vontas J, Leeuwen TV (2017)
The relative contribution of target-site mutations in complex acaricide resistant phenotypes as assessed by marker assisted backcrossing in Tetranychus urticae
Sci Rep 7: 9202

Roditakis E, Steinbach D, Moritz G, Vasakis E, Stavrakaki M, Ilias A, Garcia-Vidal L, Martinez-Aguirre MD, Bielza P, Morou E, Silva JE, Silva WM, Siqueira Eta A, Iqbal S, Troczka BJ, Williamson MS, Bass C, Tsagkarakou A, Vontas J, Nauen R (2017)
Ryanodine receptor point mutations confer diamide insecticide resistance in tomato leafminer, Tuta absoluta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)
Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 80: 11

Roditakis E, Mavridis K, Riga M, Vasakis E, Morou E, Rison JL, Vontas J (2017)
Identification and detection of indoxacarb resistance mutations in the para sodium channel of the tomato leafminer, Tuta absoluta
Pest Manag Sci 73: 1679

Grigoraki L, Balabanidou V, Meristoudis C, Myridakis A, Ranson H, Swevers L, Vontas J (2016)
Functional and immunohistochemical characterization of CCEae3a, a carboxylesterase associated with temephos resistance in the major arbovirus vectors Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus
Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 74: 61

AlSuhaibani E, Voudouris CC, Al-Atiyat R, Kotzamumin A, Vontas J, Margaritopoulos JT (2015)
Identification of a point mutation in the ace1 gene of Therioaphis trifolli maculata and detection of insecticide resistance by a diagnostic PCR-RFLP assay
Bull Entomol Res 105: 712

Chen XG, Jiang X, Gu J, Xu M, Wu Y, Deng Y, Zhang C, Bonizzoni M, Dermauw W, Vontas J, Armbruster P, Huang X, Yang Y, Zhang H, He W, Peng H, Liu Y, Wu K, Chen J, Lirakis M, Topalis P, Van Leeuwen T, Hall AB, Thorpe C, Mueller RL, Sun C, Waterhouse RM, Yan G, Tu ZJ, Fang X, James AA (2015)
Genome sequence of the Asian Tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus, reveals insights into its biology, genetics, and evolution
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112: E5907

Grigoraki L, Lagnel J, Kioulos I, Kampouraki A, Morou E, Labbe P, Weill M, Vontas J (2015)
Transcriptome Profiling and Genetic Study Reveal Amplified Carboxylesterase Genes Implicated in Temephos Resistance, in the Asian Tiger Mosquito Aedes albopictus
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9: e0003771

Ilias A, Vontas J, Tsagkarakou A (2014)
Global distribution and origin of target site insecticide resistance mutations in Tetranychus urticae
Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 48: 17

Ingham VA, Jones CM, Pignatelli P, Balabanidou V, Vontas J, Wagstaff SC, Moore JD, Ranson H (2014)
Dissecting the organ specificity of insecticide resistance candidate genes in Anopheles gambiae: known and novel candidate genes
BMC Genomics 15: 1018

Demaeght P, Dermauw W, Tsakireli D, Khajehali J, Nauen R, Tirry L, Vontas J, Lummen P, Van Leeuwen T (2013)
Molecular analysis of resistance to acaricidal spirocyclic tetronic acids in Tetranychus urticae: CYP392E10 metabolizes spirodiclofen, but not its corresponding enol
Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 43: 544

Hemingway J, Vontas J, Poupardin R, Raman J, Lines J, Schwabe C, Matias A, Kleinschmidt I (2013)
Country-level operational implementation of the Global Plan for Insecticide Resistance Management
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110: 9397

Vontas J, Kioulos E, Pavlidi N, Morou E, della Torre A, Ranson H (2012)
Insecticide resistance in the major dengue vectors Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti


Bass C, Nikou D, Vontas J, Williamson MS, Field LM (2010)
Development of high-throughput real-time PCR assays for the identification of insensitive acetylcholinesterase (ace-1R) in Anopheles gambiae
Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 96: 80

Khajehali J, Van Leeuwen T, Grispou M, Morou E, Alout H, Weill M, Tirry L, Vontas J, Tsagkarakou A (2010)
Acetylcholinesterase point mutations in European strains of Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae) resistant to organophosphates
Pest Manag Sci 66: 220

Tsagkarakou A, Nikou Dimitra, Roditakis E, Sharvit M, Morin S, Vontas J (2009)
Molecular diagnostics for detecting pyrethroid and organophosphate resistance mutations in the Q biotype of the whitefly Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)
Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 94: 49

Van Leeuwen T, Vontas J, Tsagkarakou A, Dermauw W, Tirry L (2010)
Acaricide resistance mechanisms in the two-spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae and other important Acari: a review
Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 40: 563

Roditakis E, Grispou M, Morou E, Kristoffersen JB, Roditakis N, Nauen R, Vontas J, Tsagkarakou A (2009)
Current status of insecticide resistance in Q biotype Bemisia tabaci populations from Crete
Pest Manag Sci 65: 313

Margaritopoulos JT, Skavdis G, Kalogiannis N, Nikou D, Morou E, Skouras PJ, Tsitsipis JA, Vontas J (2008)
Efficacy of the pyrethroid alpha-cypermethrin against Bactrocera oleae populations from Greece, and improved diagnostic for an iAChE mutation
Pest Manag Sci 64: 900

Poupardin R, Reynaud S, Strode C, Ranson H, Vontas J, David JP (2008)
Cross-induction of detoxification genes by environmental xenobiotics and insecticides in the mosquito Aedes aegypti: impact on larval tolerance to chemical insecticides
Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 38: 540

Nardi F, Carapelli A, Vontas J, Dallai R, Roderick GK, Frati F (2006)
Geographical distribution and evolutionary history of organophosphate-resistant Ace alleles in the olive fly (Bactrocera oleae)
Insect Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 36: 593

Hawkes NJ, Janes W, Hemingway J, Vontas J (2005)
Detection of resistance-associated point mutations of organophosphate-insensitive acetylcholinesterase in the olive fruit fly, Bactrocera oleae (Gmelin)
Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 81: 154

Vontas J, Blass C, Koutsos AC, David JP, Kafatos FC, Louis C, Hemingway J, Christophides GK, Ranson H (2005)
Gene expression in insecticide resistant and susceptible Anopheles gambiae strains constitutively or after insecticide exposure
Insect Molecular Biology 14: 509

Hemingway J, Field L, Vontas J (2002)
An overview of insecticide resistance
Science 298: 96

Vontas J, Hejazi MJ, Hawkes NJ, Cosmidis N, Loukas M, Hemingway J (2002)
Resistance-associated point mutations of organophosphate insensitive acetylcholinesterase, in the olive fruit fly Bactrocera oleae
Insect Molecular Biology 11: 329

Vontas J, Cosmidis N, Loukas M, Tsakas S, Hejazi MJ, Ayoutanti A, Hemingway J (2001)
Altered Acetylcholinesterase Confers Organophosphate Resistance in the Olive Fruit Fly Bactrocera oleae
Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 71: 124