Honglin Feng

Honglin Feng
Graduate Student, Department of Biology
University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146 USA
honglin@bio.miami.edu

Education
2012-2017 Ph.D. Biology University of Miami
2008-2011 M.S. Agricultural Entomology Jilin University
2004-2008 B.S. Plant Protection Jilin University

Research & Professional Experience
2011-2012 Research Assistant Sericultural Institute of Heilongjiang Province P.R. China

Grants, Fellowships and Academic Awards
2013-2014 Graduate Activity Fee Allocation Committee (GAFAC), University of Miami
2013-2014 Max and Peggy Kriloff Student Travel Scholarship, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Miami
2013-2014 William H. Evoy Graduate Research Support Fund, Department of Biology, University of Miami
2012-2013 Maytag Fellowship, Department of Biology, University of Miami
2007-2008 Undergraduate academic scholarship, College of Plant Science, Jilin University
2006-2007 East-Sea Scholarship, Jilin University
2006-2007 Undergraduate academic scholarship, College of Plant Science, Jilin University
2005-2006 Undergraduate academic scholarship, College of Plant Science, Jilin University
2004-2005 Undergraduate academic scholarship, College of Plant Science, Jilin University

Publications
8. James EB, Feng H, Wilson ACC. mTOR Complex 1 Implicated in Aphid/Buchnera Host/Symbiont Integration. G3 (Bethesda). 2018 Aug 30;8(9):3083-3091. DOI: 10.1534/g3.118.200398.
7. Feng H, Wang L, Wuchty S, Wilson ACC. microRNA regulation in an ancient obligate endosymbiosis. Mol Ecol. 2018 Apr;27(8):1777-1793. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14464.
6. Mathers TC, Chen Y, Kaihakottil G, Legeai F, Mugford ST, Baa-Puyoulet P, Bretaudeau A, Clavijo B, Colella S, Collin O, Dalmay T, Derrien T, Feng H, Gabaldón T, Jordan A, Julca I, Kettles GJ, Kowitwanich K, Lavenier D, Lenzi P, Lopez-Gomollon S, Loska D, Mapleson D, Maumus F, Moxon S, Price DRG, Sugio A, van Munster M, Uzest M, Waite D, Jander G, Tagu D, Wilson ACC, van Oosterhout C, Swarbreck D, & Hogenhout SA (2017) Rapid transcriptional plasticity of duplicated gene clusters enables a clonally reproducing aphid to colonize diverse plant species. Genome Biology 18:27.
5. Duncan RP, Feng H, Nguyen DM, Wilson ACC (2016) Gene family expansions in aphids maintained by endosymbiotic and non-symbiotic traits. Genome Biology and Evolution,DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evw020.
4. Price DRG, Feng H, Baker JD, Bavan S, Luetje CW, Wilson ACC (2014) Aphid amino acid transporter regulates glutamine supply to intracellular bacterial symbionts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111(1):320-325.
3. Yin J, Feng, H., Sun H, Xi J, Cao Y, et al. (2012) Functional analysis of general odorant binding protein 2 from the meadow moth, Loxostege sticticalis L. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). PLoS ONE 7(3): e33589. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0033589.
2. Feng, H., Sun, H., Yin J., Li, K.,* et al. (2012) Progress of molecular biology researches in apoptosis of insect flight muscles. Chinese Bulletin of Entomology. 48(3): 701-709.
1. Sun, H., Yin, J., Feng, H., Li, K.,* et al. (2012) Expression, purification and binding characteristic analysis of general odorant binding protein I (GOBP1) from the meadow moth, Loxostege sticticalia (Linnaeus). Acta Entomologica Sinica. 54 (4): 381-389.

Theses
2011 The screen of the differentially expressed genes of flight muscle cell apoptosis in Macrosiphum avenae after migration

Talks and Posters
2013 Feng, H., Baker, J.D., Price, D.R.G., Wilson A.C.C. “Amino acid transporters and the evolution of insect/bacterial nutritional symbioses” Evolution, Snowbird, Utah, USA
2013 Feng, H., Price, D.R.G., Dell, J.A., Wilson A.C.C. “Spatial localization of a pea aphid amino acid transporter at the diet/gut interface” Graduate Symposium, Department of Biology, University of Miami

Field experience
2009 Collecting & Investigating Beetles-Hloltrichia diomphalia (Batesa), Holotrichia parallela and Anomala corpulenta (Motschulsky): Henan province, China
2008 Collecting Meadow moth, Loxostege sticticalis (L.): Inner Mongolia, China
2006 Effects of four kind pesticides on Diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (L.)