Kevin Temeyer
Research Molecular Biologist
Research / Technician
Knipling-Bushland U. S. Livestock Insects Research Laboratory
Kerrville, TX US
Website
kevin.temeyer@usda.gov

Areas of Expertise:
Biting Fly/Tick research, Repellents, Insecticides, Acaricides, Resistance, RNAi, gene silencing, acetylcholinesterase, AChE, organophosphate, cholinergic control of host immune response, vector-borne disease transmission

Research Organisms:
Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, R. annulatus, Haematobia irritans, Stomoxys calcitrans, Phlebotomus papatasi, ticks, stable flies, horn flies, sand flies

 

Research Focus:

Biting Fly/Tick research, Repellents, Insecticides, Acaricides, Resistance, RNAi, gene silencing, acetylcholinesterase, AChE, organophosphate, cholinergic control of host immune response, vector-borne disease transmission