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2002

The regulatory anatomy of honeybee lifespan

Amdam, G. V. & Omholt, S. W., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 216, 2, p. 209-228 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

165 Scopus citations
2003

Disruption of vitellogenin gene function in adult honeybees by intra-abdominal injection of double-stranded RNA

Amdam, G. V., Simões, Z. L. P., Guidugli, K. R., Norberg, K. & Omholt, S. W., Jan 20 2003, In : BMC Biotechnology. 3, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

197 Scopus citations

Social exploitation of vitellogenin

Amdam, G. V., Norberg, K., Hagen, A. & Omholt, S. W., Feb 18 2003, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 100, 4, p. 1799-1802 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

241 Scopus citations

The hive bee to forager transition in honeybee colonies: The double repressor hypothesis

Amdam, G. V. & Omholt, S. W., Aug 21 2003, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 223, 4, p. 451-464 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

171 Scopus citations
2004

Altered physiology in worker honey bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae) infested with the mite Varroa destructor (Acari: Varroidae): A factor in colony loss during overwintering?

Amdam, G. V., Hartfelder, K., Norberg, K., Hagen, A. & Omholt, S. W., Jun 1 2004, In : Journal of Economic Entomology. 97, 3, p. 741-747 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

139 Scopus citations

Epigenetic regulation of aging in honeybee workers.

Omholt, S. W. & Amdam, G. V., Jun 30 2004, In : Science of aging knowledge environment : SAGE KE. 2004, 26, p. pe28

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

64 Scopus citations

From genes to societies.

Rueppell, O., Amdam, G. V., Page, R. E. & Carey, J. R., Feb 4 2004, In : Science of aging knowledge environment : SAGE KE. 2004, 5, p. pe5

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

17 Scopus citations

Hormonal control of the yolk precursor vitellogenin regulates immune function and longevity in honeybees

Amdam, G. V., Simões, Z. L. P., Hagen, A., Norberg, K., Schrøder, K., Mikkelsen, Ø., Kirkwood, T. B. L. & Omholt, S. W., May 1 2004, In : Experimental Gerontology. 39, 5, p. 767-773 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

220 Scopus citations

Reproductive ground plan may mediate colony-level selection effects on individual foraging behavior in honey bees

Amdam, G., Norberg, K., Fondrk, M. K. & Page, R., Aug 3 2004, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 101, 31, p. 11350-11355 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

219 Scopus citations
2005

A new method for rearing genetically manipulated honey bee workers

Aase, A. L. T. O., Amdam, G. V., Hagen, A. & Omholt, S. W., Jul 1 2005, In : Apidologie. 36, 3, p. 293-299 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Bivoltinism as an antecedent to eusociality in the paper wasp genus Polistes

Hunt, J. H. & Amdam, G. V., Apr 8 2005, In : Science. 308, 5719, p. 264-267 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

115 Scopus citations

Higher vitellogenin concentrations in honey bee workers may be an adaptation to life in temperate climates

Amdam, G., Norberg, K., Omholt, S. W., Kryger, P., Lourenço, A. P., Bitondi, M. M. G. & Simões, Z. L. P., Nov 1 2005, In : Insectes Sociaux. 52, 4, p. 316-319 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Intergenerational transfers may have decoupled physiological and chronological age in a eusocial insect

Amdam, G. & Page, R., Aug 2005, In : Ageing Research Reviews. 4, 3, p. 398-408 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

67 Scopus citations

Social reversal of immunosenescence in honey bee workers

Amdam, G., Aase, A. L. T. O., Seehuus, S. C., Kim Fondrk, M., Norberg, K. & Hartfelder, K., Dec 1 2005, In : Experimental Gerontology. 40, 12, p. 939-947 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

169 Scopus citations

Vitellogenin regulates hormonal dynamics in the worker caste of a eusocial insect

Guidugli, K. R., Nascimento, A. M., Amdam, G., Barchuk, A. R., Omholt, S., Simões, Z. L. P. & Hartfelder, K., Sep 12 2005, In : FEBS Letters. 579, 22, p. 4961-4965 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

215 Scopus citations
2006

Cellular senescence in honey bee brain is largely independent of chronological age

Seehuus, S. C., Krekling, T. & Amdam, G., Nov 1 2006, In : Experimental Gerontology. 41, 11, p. 1117-1125 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Complex social behaviour derived from maternal reproductive traits

Amdam, G., Csondes, A., Fondrk, M. K. & Page, R., Jan 5 2006, In : Nature. 439, 7072, p. 76-78 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

192 Scopus citations

Downregulation of vitellogenin gene activity increases the gustatory responsiveness of honey bee workers (Apis mellifera)

Amdam, G., Norberg, K., Page, R., Erber, J. & Scheiner, R., May 15 2006, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 169, 2, p. 201-205 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Insights into social insects from the genome of the honeybee Apis mellifera

Weinstock, G. M., Robinson, G. E., Gibbs, R. A., Worley, K. C., Evans, J. D., Maleszka, R., Robertson, H. M., Weaver, D. B., Beye, M., Bork, P., Elsik, C. G., Hartfelder, K., Hunt, G. J., Zdobnov, E. M., Amdam, G., Bitondi, M. M. G., Collins, A. M., Cristino, A. S., Lattorff, H. M. G., Lobo, C. H. & 207 others, Moritz, R. F. A., Nunes, F. M. F., Page, R., Simões, Z. L. P., Wheeler, D., Carninci, P., Fukuda, S., Hayashizaki, Y., Kai, C., Kawai, J., Sakazume, N., Sasaki, D., Tagami, M., Albert, S., Baggerman, G., Beggs, K. T., Bloch, G., Cazzamali, G., Cohen, M., Drapeau, M. D., Eisenhardt, D., Emore, C., Ewing, M. A., Fahrbach, S. E., Forêt, S., Grimmelikhuijzen, C. J. P., Hauser, F., Hummon, A. B., Huybrechts, J., Jones, A. K., Kadowaki, T., Kaplan, N., Kucharski, R., Leboulle, G., Linial, M., Littleton, J. T., Mercer, A. R., Richmond, T. A., Rodriguez-Zas, S. L., Rubin, E. B., Sattelle, D. B., Schlipalius, D., Schoofs, L., Shemesh, Y., Sweedler, J. V., Velarde, R., Verleyen, P., Vierstraete, E., Williamson, M. R., Ament, S. A., Brown, S. J., Corona, M., Dearden, P. K., Dunn, W. A., Elekonich, M. M., Fujiyuki, T., Gattermeier, I., Gempe, T., Hasselmann, M., Kadowaki, T., Kage, E., Kamikouchi, A., Kubo, T., Kucharski, R., Kunieda, T., Lorenzen, M., Milshina, N. V., Morioka, M., Ohashi, K., Overbeek, R., Ross, C. A., Schioett, M., Shippy, T., Takeuchi, H., Toth, A. L., Willis, J. H., Wilson, M. J., Gordon, K. H. J., Letunic, I., Hackett, K., Peterson, J., Felsenfeld, A., Guyer, M., Solignac, M., Agarwala, R., Cornuet, J. M., Monnerot, M., Mougel, F., Reese, J. T., Schlipalius, D., Vautrin, D., Gillespie, J. J., Cannone, J. J., Gutell, R. R., Johnston, J. S., Eisen, M. B., Iyer, V. N., Iyer, V., Kosarev, P., Mackey, A. J., Solovyev, V., Souvorov, A., Aronstein, K. A., Bilikova, K., Chen, Y. P., Clark, A. G., Decanini, L. I., Gelbart, W. M., Hetru, C., Hultmark, D., Imler, J. L., Jiang, H., Kanost, M., Kimura, K., Lazzaro, B. P., Lopez, D. L., Simuth, J., Thompson, G. J., Zou, Z., De Jong, P., Sodergren, E., Csurös, M., Milosavljevic, A., Osoegawa, K., Richards, S., Shu, C. L., Duret, L., Elhaik, E., Graur, D., Anzola, J. M., Campbell, K. S., Childs, K. L., Collinge, D., Crosby, M. A., Dickens, C. M., Grametes, L. S., Grozinger, C. M., Jones, P. L., Jorda, M., Ling, X., Matthews, B. B., Miller, J., Mizzen, C., Peinado, M. A., Reid, J. G., Russo, S. M., Schroeder, A. J., St. Pierre, S. E., Wang, Y., Zhou, P., Jiang, H., Kitts, P., Ruef, B., Venkatraman, A., Zhang, L., Aquino-Perez, G., Whitfield, C. W., Behura, S. K., Berlocher, S. H., Sheppard, W. S., Smith, D. R., Suarez, A. V., Tsutsui, N. D., Wei, X., Wheeler, D., Havlak, P., Li, B., Liu, Y., Jovilet, A., Lee, S., Nazareth, L. V., Pu, L. L., Thorn, R., Stolc, V., Newman, T., Samanta, M., Tongprasit, W. A., Claudianos, C., Berenbaum, M. R., Biswas, S., De Graaf, D. C., Feyereisen, R., Johnson, R. M., Oakeshott, J. G., Ranson, H., Schuler, M. A., Muzny, D., Chacko, J., Davis, C., Dinh, H., Gill, R., Hernandez, J., Hines, S., Hume, J., Jackson, L., Kovar, C., Lewis, L., Miner, G., Morgan, M., Nguyen, N., Okwuonu, G., Paul, H., Santibanez, J., Savery, G., Svatek, A., Villasana, D. & Wright, R., Oct 26 2006, In : Nature. 443, 7114, p. 931-949 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1275 Scopus citations

Models of Aging in Honeybee Workers

Amdam, G. & Rueppell, O., Dec 1 2006, Handbook of Models for Human Aging. Elsevier Inc., p. 267-276 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Order, Disorder, Death: Lessons from a Superorganism

Amdam, G. & Seehuus, S. C., Jul 21 2006, In : Advances in Cancer Research. 95, p. 31-60 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

18 Scopus citations

Reproductive protein protects functionally sterile honey bee workers from oxidative stress

Seehuus, S. C., Norberg, K., Gimsa, U., Krekling, T. & Amdam, G., Jan 24 2006, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103, 4, p. 962-967 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

327 Scopus citations

The Development and Evolution of Division of Labor and Foraging Specialization in a Social Insect (Apis mellifera L.)

Page, R., Scheiner, R., Erber, J. & Amdam, G., 2006, In : Current Topics in Developmental Biology. 74, p. 253-286 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Scopus citations
2007

A diapause pathway underlies the gyne phenotype in Polistes wasps, revealing an evolutionary route to caste-containing insect societies

Hunt, J. H., Kensinger, B. J., Kossuth, J. A., Henshaw, M. T., Norberg, K., Wolschin, F. & Amdam, G., Aug 28 2007, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 35, p. 14020-14025 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Scopus citations

Behavioral genomics of honeybee foraging and nest defense

Hunt, G. J., Amdam, G., Schlipalius, D., Emore, C., Sardesai, N., Williams, C. E., Rueppell, O., Guzmán-Novoa, E., Arechavaleta-Velasco, M., Chandra, S., Fondrk, M. K., Beye, M. & Page, R., Apr 1 2007, In : Naturwissenschaften. 94, 4, p. 247-267 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

136 Scopus citations

Cognitive aging is linked to social role in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Behrends, A., Scheiner, R., Baker, N. & Amdam, G., Dec 1 2007, In : Experimental Gerontology. 42, 12, p. 1146-1153 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Scopus citations

Comparative proteomics reveal characteristics of life-history transitions in a social insect

Wolschin, F. & Amdam, G., Jul 17 2007, In : Proteome Science. 5, 10.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Immunogold localization of vitellogenin in the ovaries, hypopharyngeal glands and head fat bodies of honeybee workers, Apis mellifera

Seehuus, S. C., Norberg, K., Krekling, T., Fondrk, K. & Amdam, G., Oct 25 2007, In : Journal of Insect Science. 7, 52.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Plasticity and robustness of protein patterns during reversible development in the honey bee (Apis mellifera)

Wolschin, F. & Amdam, G., Oct 1 2007, In : Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry. 389, 4, p. 1095-1100 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

The gene vitellogenin has multiple coordinating effects on social organization

Nelson, C. M., Ihle, K. E., Fondrk, M. K., Page, R. & Amdam, G., Mar 1 2007, In : PLoS biology. 5, 3, p. 673-677 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

311 Scopus citations

The Making of a Queen: TOR Pathway Is a Key Player in Diphenic Caste Development

Patel, A., Fondrk, M. K., Kaftanoglu, O., Emore, C., Hunt, G., Frederick, K. & Amdam, G., Dec 1 2007, In : PloS one. 2, 6, e509.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

192 Scopus citations

The making of a social insect: Developmental architectures of social design

Page, R. & Amdam, G., Apr 1 2007, In : BioEssays. 29, 4, p. 334-343 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

122 Scopus citations

Variation in endocrine signaling underlies variation in social life history

Amdam, G., Nilsen, K. A., Norberg, K., Fondrk, M. K. & Hartfelder, K., Jul 1 2007, In : American Naturalist. 170, 1, p. 37-46 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Scopus citations
2008

Ageing in a eusocial insect: Molecular and physiological characteristics of life span plasticity in the honey bee

Münch, D., Amdam, G. & Wolschin, F., Jun 1 2008, In : Functional Ecology. 22, 3, p. 407-421 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

81 Scopus citations

Sensory response system of social behavior tied to female reproductive traits

Tsuruda, J. M., Amdam, G. & Page, R., Oct 14 2008, In : PloS one. 3, 10, e3397.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations
2009

Brood pheromone suppresses physiology of extreme longevity in honeybees (Apis mellifera)

Smedal, B., Brynem, M., Kreibich, C. D. & Amdam, G., Dec 1 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 212, 23, p. 3795-3801 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Endocrine physiology of the division of labour in Pogonomyrmex californicus founding queens

Dolezal, A. G., Brent, C. S., Gadau, J., Hoelldobler, B. & Amdam, G., May 1 2009, In : Animal Behaviour. 77, 5, p. 1005-1010 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Impaired tactile learning is related to social role in honeybees

Scheiner, R. & Amdam, G., Apr 1 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 212, 7, p. 994-1002 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

PDK1 and HR46 gene homologs tie social behavior to ovary signals

Wang, Y., Amdam, G., Rueppell, O., Wallrichs, M. A., Fondrk, M. K., Kaftanoglu, O. & Page, R., Apr 2 2009, In : PloS one. 4, 4, e4899.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Regulation of honeybee worker (apis mellifera) life histories by vitellogenin

Amdam, G., Ihle, K. E. & Page, R., Jan 1 2009, Hormones, Brain and Behavior Online. Elsevier Inc., p. 1003-1027 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

15 Scopus citations

Structural and proteomic analyses reveal regional brain differences during honeybee aging

Wolschin, F., Münch, D. & Amdam, G., Dec 15 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 212, 24, p. 4027-4032 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

The genetic basis of transgressive ovary size in honeybee workers

Linksvayer, T. A., Rueppell, O., Siegel, A., Kaftanoglu, O., Page, R. & Amdam, G., Dec 2 2009, In : Genetics. 183, 2, p. 693-707 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

The nurse's load: Early-life exposure to brood-rearing affects behavior and lifespan in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Amdam, G., Rueppell, O., Fondrk, M. K., Page, R. & Nelson, C. M., Jun 1 2009, In : Experimental Gerontology. 44, 6-7, p. 467-471 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations
2010

Differential gene expression and protein abundance evince ontogenetic bias toward castes in a primitively eusocial wasp

Hunt, J. H., Wolschin, F., Henshaw, M. T., Newman, T. C., Toth, A. L. & Amdam, G., Sep 20 2010, In : PloS one. 5, 5, e10674.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Down-regulation of honey bee IRS gene biases behavior toward food rich in protein

Wang, Y., Mutti, N. S., Ihle, K. E., Siegel, A., Dolezal, A. G., Kaftanoglu, O. & Amdam, G., Apr 1 2010, In : PLoS genetics. 6, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations

Genotype effect on regulation of behaviour by vitellogenin supports reproductive origin of honeybee foraging bias

Ihle, K. E., Page, R., Frederick, K., Fondrk, M. K. & Amdam, G., May 1 2010, In : Animal Behaviour. 79, 5, p. 1001-1006 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Honeybee associative learning performance and metabolic stress resilience are positively associated

Amdam, G., Fennern, E., Baker, N. & Rascón, B., Dec 1 2010, In : PloS one. 5, 3, e9740.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Hormone response to bidirectional selection on social behavior

Amdam, G., Page, R., Fondrk, M. K. & Brent, C. S., Sep 1 2010, In : Evolution and Development. 12, 5, p. 428-436 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

In the laboratory and during free-flight: Old honey bees reveal learning and extinction deficits that mirror mammalian functional decline

Münch, D., Baker, N., Kreibich, C. D., Bråten, A. T. & Amdam, G., Nov 17 2010, In : PloS one. 5, 10, e13504.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Surgically increased ovarian mass in the honey bee confirms link between reproductive physiology and worker behavior

Wang, Y., Kaftanoglu, O., Siegel, A. J., Page, R. & Amdam, G., Dec 1 2010, In : Journal of insect physiology. 56, 12, p. 1816-1824 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations