prof. Ing. Vladimír Košťál, CSc.

Job Position: Head of Laboratory - Laboratory of Insect Diapause , Statutory representative

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Phone: +420 387775324, +420 387775230


Insect diapause and cold hardiness

Total found: 110 records
Rozsypal J., Moos M., Šimek P., Košťál V. (2018) Thermal analysis of ice and glass transitions in insects that do and do not survive freezing. Journal of Experimental Biology 221 : article number: jeb170464.
DOI: 10.1242/jeb.170464
Štětina T., Hůla P., Moos M., Šimek P., Šmilauer P., Košťál V. (2018) Recovery from supercooling, freezing, and cryopreservation stress in larvae of the drosophilid fly, Chymomyza costata. Scientific Reports 8 : 4414.
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-22757-0
Košťál V., Štětina T., Poupardin R., Korbelová J., Bruce A. W (2017) Conceptual framework of the ecophysiological phases of insect diapause development justified by transcriptomic profiling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 114 : 8532-8537 .
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1707281114
Rozsypal J., Košťál V. (2017) Survival of internal ice formation in freeze avoiding insects: role of inoculation by external ice. Book of abstracts of the 3rd Research Coordination Meeting on Dormancy Management to Enable Mass-rearing and Increase Efficacy of Sterile Insects and Natural Enemies. May 29 - June 2 2017, Vienna International Centre, Vienna, Austria.
Boardman L., Sorensen J., Košťál V., Šimek P., Terblanche J. (2016) Cold tolerance is unaffected by oxygen availability despite changes in anaerobic metabolism. Scientific Reports 6 : article number 32856.
DOI: 10.1038/srep32856
Boardman L., Sorensen J., Košťál V., Šimek P., Terblanche J. (2016) Chilling slows anaerobic metabolism to improve anoxia tolerance of insects. Metabolomics 12 : 176.
DOI: 10.1007/s11306-016-1119-1
Colinet , Renault D., Javal M., Berková P., Šimek P., Košťál V. (2016) Uncovering the benefits of fluctuating thermal regimes on cold tolerance of drosophila flies by combined metabolomic and lipidomic approach. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1861 : 1736–1745 .
Dean C. A., Teets N. M., Košťál V., Šimek P., Denlinger D. (2016) Enhanced stress responses and metabolic adjustments linked to diapause and onset of migration in the large milkweed bug Oncopeltus fasciatus. Physiological Entomology 41 : 152-161.
DOI: 10.1111/phen.12140
Košťál V., Korbelová J., Poupardin R., Moos M., Šimek P. (2016) Arginine and proline applied as food additives stimulate high freeze tolerance in larvae of Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Experimental Biology 219 : 2538-2367 .
DOI: 10.1242/jeb.142158
Košťál V., Korbelová J., Štětina T., Poupardin R., Colinet H., Zahradníčková H., Opekarová I., Moos M., Šimek P. (2016) Physiological basis for low-temperature survival and storage of quiescent larvae of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster. Scientific Reports 6 : 32346.
DOI: 10.1038/srep32346
Košťál V., Mollaei M., Schöttner K. (2016) Diapause induction as an interplay between seasonal token stimuli, and modifying and directly limiting factors: hibernation in Chymomyza costata. Physiological Entomology 41 : 344-357.
DOI: 10.1111/phen.12159
Košťál V., Sinclair B. (2016) Global change biology: Linking pattern and process to prediction and policy. Current Opinion in Insect Science 17 : iv-v.
Mollaei M., Izadi H., Šimek P., Košťál V. (2016) Overwintering biology and limits of cold tolerance in larvae of pistachio twig borer, Kermania pistaciella. Bulletin of Entomological Research 106 : 538-545.
DOI: 10.1017/S0007485316000237
Sehadová H., Schöttner K., Závodská R., Košťál V. (2016) Funkce cirkadiánních hodin v larvách octomilky (Chymomyza costata). Sborník abstraktů z konference 92. Fyziologické dny - konference české a slovenské fyziologické společnosti, 2.-4. února 2016, Přírodovědecká fakulta JU, České Budějovice, pp. 87, ISBN 978-80-7394-563-3
Slotsbo S., Sorensen J., Holmstrup M., Košťál V., Kellermann V., Overgaard J. (2016) Tropical to sub-polar gradient in phospholipid composition suggests adaptive tuning of biological membrane function in drosophilds. Functional Ecology 30 : 759-768.
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12568
Lehmann P., Kaunisto S., Košťál V., Margus A., Zahradníčková H., Lindstrom L. (2015) Comparative ecophysiology of cold-tolerance-related traits: Assessing range expansion potential for an invasive insect at high latitude. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 88 : 254-265.
DOI: 10.1086/680384
Li Y., Zhang L., Chen H., Košťál V., Šimek P., Moos M., Denlinger D. (2015) Shifts in metabolomic profiles of the parasitoid Nasonia vitripennis associated with elevated cold tolerance induced by the parasitoid's diapause, host diapause and host diet augmentation with proline. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 63 : 34-46.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb/2015.05.012
Popovic Z., Subotic A., Nikolic T., Radojicic R., Blagojevic D., Grubor-Lajsic G., Košťál V. (2015) Expression of stress-related genes in diapause of European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis Hbn.). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B 186 : 1-7.
DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpb.2015.04.004
Poupardin R., Schöttner K., Korbelová J., Provazník J., Doležel D., Pavlinic D., Beneš V., Košťál V. (2015) Early transcriptional events linked to induction of diapause revealed by RNAseq in larvae of drosophilid fly, Chymomyza costata. BMC Genomics 16 : 702.
DOI: 10.1186/s12864-015-1907-4
Schöttner K., Sehadová H., Závodská R., Košťál V. (2015) The neuroanatomy and function of the circadian clock in larvae of the fruit fly Chymomyza costata. XIV European Biological Rhythms Society (EBRS) and IV World Congress of Chronobiology (WCC), 2 - 6 August 2015, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK, P104.

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