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Name: Galina Gindin, Ph.D. (Retiree)
Units: Plant ProtectionEntomology and the Nematology and Chemistry units
Research Interests / Job description  
Tel:  03-9683351
Cell: 050-6220351
Email:    gindin@volcani.agri.gov.il
Office location:Office location: Bet Dagan, Entomology
Address:Department of Entomology
Agricultural Research Organization
The Volcani Center
P.O.Box 6, Bet Dagan 50250, Israel


Research Interests / Job description
Pathogens infecting insects and ticks: entomopathogenic fungi and bacteria (isolation, identification, bioassay, application in greenhouses and in field).
Development of mycoacaricide based on entomopathogenic fungus, Metarhizium anisopliae, against ticks.
Improving efficacy of Bacillus thuringiensis application against defoliators in forests and parks.
Field evaluation of systemic insecticides for control of the pine processionary moth T.wilkinsoni.
Development of insect diets (for example, for Capnodis spp. and Batrachedra amydraula).

Relevant publications

Gindin, G., Geschtovt, N.U., Raccah, B. and Barash, I. 2000. Pathogenicity of Verticillium lecanii to different developmental stages of the silverleaf whitefly, Bemisia argentifilii. Phytoparasitica, 28 (3): 220-239.


 Gindin, G., Samish, M., Alekseev, E. and Glazer.I. 2001. The susceptibility of Boophlus annulatus (Ixodidae) ticks to entomopathogenic fungi. Biocontrol Science and Technology, 11: 113-120.


Samish, M., Gindin, G., Alekseev, E. and Glazer.I. 2001. Pathogenicity of entomopathogenic fungi to different developmental stages of Rhipicephalus sanguineus. J.of Parasitology, 87(3): 1355-1359.


Azaizeh, H., Gindin, G., Said, O. and Barash I., 2002. Biological control of the western flower thrips Frankliniella occidentalis in cucumber using the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae. Phytoparasitica, 30

(1): 18-24.


Gindin, G., M. Samish, G. Zangi, A. Mishoutchenko & I. Glazer, 2002. The susceptibility of different species and stages of ticks to entomopathogenic fungi.Exp. & Appl. Acarology 28: 283-288.


Gindin, G., Levski, S., Glazer, I., Soroker,V. 2006. Evaluation of entomopathogenic fungi against red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus, (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Phytoparasitica, 34, 370-379.


Soroker, V.  Gindin G., Glazer I, Pinhas J., Levsky S., Eliahu M., Biton S., Haberman A., Nakache Y., Gerling D., Mizrach A., Hetzroni A. 2006.  The red palm weevil infestation in Israel: occurrence and management. (Chapter in workshop Proceedings). In: I Jornada International sobre el Picudo Rojo de la Palmeras. Agroalimed, Generalitat Valenciana, pp.59-79.


Gindin G., Navon A., Protasov A., Saphir N., Mendel Z. 2007. Differing susceptibility of Thaumetopoea wilkinsoni  from several geographical  locations in Israel  to Bacillus thuringiensis formulations. Phytoparasitica. 35 (2) 179-190.


Gindin G., Navon A., Protasov A., Saphir N., Mendel Z. 2007. Environmental persistence of Bacillus thuringiensis products tested under natural conditions against Thaumetopoea wilkinsoniPhytoparasitica, 35(3) 255-263.


Gindin, G. , Kuznetsowa,T., Protasov, A., Saphir, N., Madar,Z., Mendel, Z.  2008.  Susceptibility of the pistachio processionary moth, Thaumetopoea solitaria, to three Bacillus thuringiensis products. Phytoparasitica, 36(50) 472-482.


Gindin, G., Glazer, I.,  Mishoutchenko, A., Samish, M. 2009. Entomopathogenic fungi as a potential control agent against the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus in broiler houses. BioControl  54 (4) 549-558.


Gindin, G., Glazer, I.,  Mishoutchenko, A., Samish, M. 2009.Pathogenicity of Metarhizium anisopliae to tick eggs and the effect of egg cuticular lipids on conidia development. J. medical Entomology  46(3) 531-538.


Ment, D., Gindin, G., Glazer, I., Perl, S., Elad, D., Samish, M. 2009.The effect of temperature and relative humidity on the formation of Metarhizium anisopliae chlamydospores in tick eggs. Mycol. Res., in press.


Gindin, G.,  Kuznetsova, T., Protasov, A.,  Ben Yehuda, S., and Mendel, Z. 2009. Artificial diet for two flat-headed borers Capnodis spp., (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). J. Eur. Entomol. 106, 573-581.


Ment, D, Gindin, G, Soroker, V., Glazer, I.,  Rot, A., Samish, M. 2010. Metarhizium anisopliae conidial responses to lipids from tick cuticle and tick mammalian host surface. J.Invert. Pathology, 103, 132-139.


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