Professor Gordon Hamilton

Professor of Medical Entomology and Vector Control

Sobralene, a new sex-aggregation pheromone and likely shunt metabolite of the taxadiene synthase cascade, produced by a member of the sand fly Lutzomyia longipalpis specied complex
Palframan, M.J., Bandi, K.K., Hamilton, J.G.C., Pattenden, G. 16/05/2018 In: Tetrahedron Letters. 59, 20, p. 1921-1923. 3 p.
Journal article

Reduced translucency and the addition of black patterns increase the catch of the greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum, on yellow sticky traps.
Sampson, C., Covaci, A.D., Hamilton, J., Hassan, N., Al-Zaidi, S., Kirk, W.D.J. 15/02/2018 In: PLoS ONE. 13, 2
Journal article

A temporal comparison of sex-aggregation pheromone gland content and dynamics of release in three members of the Lutzomyia longipalpis (Diptera: Psychodidae) species complex.
Gonzalez Gonzalez De Here, M.A., Bandi, K., Bell, M.J., Dilger, E., Guerrero, A., Courtenay, O., Hamilton, J. 1/12/2017 In: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11, 12, 17 p.
Journal article

After infection with Leishmania infantum, Golden Hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) become more attractive to female sand flies (Lutzomyia longipalpis)
Nevatte, T.M., Ward, R.D., Sedda, L., Hamilton, G. 21/07/2017 In: Scientific Reports. 7, 9 p.
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