Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics

dr. N.R. (Nicky) Wybouw MSc

  • Faculty of Science
  • Visiting address
    Science Park A
    Science Park 904  Room number: C4.208
  • Postal address:
    Postbus  94248
    1090 GE  Amsterdam
    T: 0205257950



  • Wybouw, N., Pauchet, Y., Heckel, D. G., & Van Leeuwen, T. (2016). Horizontal Gene Transfer Contributes to the Evolution of Arthropod Herbivory. Genome Biology and Evolution, 8(6), 1785-801. DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evw119  [details] 
  • Khalighi, M., Dermauw, W., Wybouw, N., Bajda, S., Osakabe, M., Tirry, L., & Van Leeuwen, T. (2016). Molecular analysis of cyenopyrafen resistance in the two-spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae. Pest Management Science, 72(1), 103-112. DOI: 10.1002/ps.4071 
  • Jonckheere, W., Dermauw, W., Zhurov, V., Wybouw, N., Van den Bulcke, J., Villarroel, C. A., ... Van Leeuwen, T. (2016). The salivary protein repertoire of the polyphagous spider mite Tetranychus urticae: a quest for effectors. Molecular & Cellular Proteomics, 15(12), 3594-3613. DOI: 10.1074/mcp.M116.058081 


  • Wybouw, N., Zhurov, V., Martel, C., Bruinsma, K. A., Hendrickx, F., Grbić, V., & van Leeuwen, T. (2015). Adaptation of a polyphagous herbivore to a novel host plant extensively shapes the transcriptome of herbivore and host. Molecular Ecology, 24(18), 4647-4663. DOI: 10.1111/mec.13330  [details] 
  • Martel, C., Zhurov, V., Navarro, M., Martinez, M., Cazaux, M., Auger, P., ... Grbic, V. (2015). Tomato whole genome transcriptional response to Tetranychus urticae identifies divergence of spider mite-induced responses between tomato and Arabidopsis. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 28(3), 343-361. DOI: 10.1094/MPMI-09-14-0291-FI  [details] 
  • Van Petegem, K. H. P., Pétillon, J., Renault, D., Wybouw, N., Van Leeuwen, T., Stoks, R., & Bonte, D. (2015). Empirically Simulated spatial sorting points at fast epigenetic changes in dispersal behaviour. Evolutionary Ecology, 29(2), 299-310. DOI: 10.1007/s10682-015-9756-9  [details] 


  • Wybouw, N., Dermauw, W., Tirry, L., Stevens, C., Grbić, M., Feyereisen, R., & Van Leeuwen, T. (2014). A gene horizontally transferred from bacteria protects arthropods from host plant cyanide poisoning. eLife, 3, e02365. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.02365  [details] 
  • Ahn, S. J., Dermauw, W., Wybouw, N., Heckel, D. G., & Van Leeuwen, T. (2014). Bacterial origin of a diverse family of UDP-glycosyltransferase genes in the Tetranychus urticae genome. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 50, 43-57. DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2014.04.003  [details] 
  • Bonte, D., De Roissart, A., Wybouw, N., & Van Leeuwen, T. (2014). Fitness maximization by dispersal: evidence from an invasion experiment. Ecology, 95(11), 3104-3111. DOI: 10.1890/13-2269.1  [details] 
  • Zhurov, V., Navarro, M., Bruinsma, K. A., Arbona, V., Santamaria, M. E., Cazaux, M., ... Grbić, V. (2014). Reciprocal responses in the interaction between Arabidopsis and the cell-content-feeding chelicerate herbivore spider mite. Plant Physiology, 164(1), 384-399. DOI: 10.1104/pp.113.231555  [details] 


  • Bryon, A., Wybouw, N., Dermauw, W., Tirry, L., & Van Leeuwen, T. (2013). Genome wide gene-expression analysis of facultative reproductive diapause in the two-spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae. BMC Genomics, 14, 815. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-14-815  [details] 
  • Dermauw, W., Wybouw, N., Rombauts, S., Menten, B., Vontas, J., Grbić, M., ... Van Leeuwen, T. (2013). A link between host plant adaptation and pesticide resistance in the polyphagous spider mite Tetranychus urticae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(2), E113-E122. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1213214110  [details] 


  • Wybouw, N., Balabanidou, V., Ballhorn, D. J., Dermauw, W., Grbić, M., Vontas, J., & Van Leeuwen, T. (2012). A horizontally transferred cyanase gene in the spider mite Tetranychus urticae is involved in cyanate metabolism and is differentially expressed upon host plant chang. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 42(12), 881-889. DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2012.08.002  [details] 
This list of publications is extracted from the UvA-Current Research Information System. Questions? Ask the library  or the Pure staff  of your faculty / institute. Log in to Pure  to edit your publications.

No known ancillary activities

edit contact information edit tabs