Arya, S.K., Singh, S., Upadhyay, S., Tiwari, V., Saxena, G., & Verma, P.C. 2020 RNAi-based gene silencing in Phenacoccus solenopsis and its validation by in planta expression of a double-stranded RNA. Pest Management Science (2020) DOI 10.1002/ps.6204


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  • Notes: This work provides the first evidence for targeting the Kr├╝ppel homologue-1 gene in a hemipteran pest, P. solenopsis, using RNAi technology through oral delivery and in planta-based transient gene silencing methods.