Wong A.C.N, Wang Q., Morimoto J., Neely G., Senior A., Lihoreau M., Simpson S.J, Ponton F. Gut microbiota modifies olfactory-guided microbial attraction in Drosophila. Accepted in Current Biology.

Morimoto J., Simpson S.J., Ponton F. Direct and trans-generational effects of male and female gut microbiota in Drosophila melanogaster. Accepted in Biology Letters.

Morimoto J., Ponton F., Tychsen I., Cassar J., Wigby S. Interactions between the developmental and adult social environments mediate population dynamics and offspring traits in Drosophila melanogaster. Accepted in Scientific Reports

Moadeli T., Taylor P.W., Ponton F. (2017) High productivity gel diets for mass rearing of Queensland fruit fly, Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Pest Science 90:507-520.

Solon-Biet S.M., Cogger V.C., Pulpitel T., Heblinski M., Wahl D., Aisling C., Warren A., Durrant-Whyte1 J., Walters K.A., Krycer J., Ponton F., Gokarn R., Wali J., Ruohonen K. et al. (2017) Defining the nutritional and metabolic context of FGF21 using the Geometric Framework. Cell Metabolism 24: 555-565.



Robinson K.L, Tohidi-Esfahani D., Ponton F., Simpson S.J., Sword G.A, Lo N. (2016) Alternative migratory locust phenotypes are associated with differences in the expression of genes encoding the methylation machinery. Insect Molecular Biology 25:105-15.



Wong A. C-N, Holmes A., Ponton F., Lihoreau M., Wilson K., Raubenheimer D., Simpson S.J. (2015) Behavioural microbiomics: a multi-dimensional approach to microbial influence on behaviour. Frontiers in Microbiology 6: 1359.

Pulpitel T., Pernice M., Simpson S.J., Ponton F. (2015) Tissue-specific immune gene expression in the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria. Insects 6: 368-380.

Ponton F., Wilson K., Holmes A.J., Raubenheimer D., Robinson K.L., Simpson S.J. (2015) Macronutrients mediate the functional relationship between Drosophila and Wolbachia. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282: 20142029.

Simpson S.J., Clissold F.J., Lihoreau M., Ponton F., Wilder S.M., Raubenheimer D. (2015) Advances in the Integrative Nutrition of Arthropods. Annual Review of Entomology 60: 293-311.



Simo G., Ponton F., Geiger A. (2014) Adult blood-feeding tsetse flies, trypanosomes, microbiota and the fluctuating environment in sub-Saharan Africa. International Society for Microbial Ecology Journal (ISME J) 1-12.

Graham R.I., Deacutis J.M., Pulpitel T., Ponton F. , Simpson S.J., Wilson K. (2014) Locusts increase carbohydrate consumption to protect against a fungal biopesticide. Journal of Insect Physiology 69: 27-34.

Pernice M., Simpson S.J., Ponton F. (2014) Towards an integrated understanding of gut microbiota using insects as model systems. Journal of Insect Physiology 69: 12-18.

Gonzalez-Tokman D., Ruch J., Pulpitel T., Ponton F. (2014) Cuticular antifungals in spiders: density- and condition dependence. Plos One 9(3): e91785.



Ponton F., Wilson K., Holmes A.J., Cotter S.C., Raubenheimer D., Simpson S.J. (2013) Integrating Nutrition and Immunology: a New Frontier. Journal of Insect Physiology 59: 130-137.



Ponton F., Wilson K., Cotter S.C., Raubenheimer D., Simpson S.J. (2011) Nutritional immunology: a multi-dimensional approach. PLoS Pathogens 7: e1002223.

Ponton F., Chapuis M-P, Pernice M., Sword G., Simpson S.J. (2011) Evaluation of potential reference genes for real-time qPCR studies in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Insect Physiology 57: 840-850.

Chapuis M.P., Tohidi-Esfahani D., Dodgson T., Blondin L., Ponton F., Cullen D., Simpson S.J. , Sword G.A. (2011) Assessment and validation of a suite of quantitative RT-PCR reference genes for analyses of density-dependent behavioural plasticity in the Australian plague locust. BMC Molecular Biology 12:7.

Ponton F., Lalubin F., Behm C., Wilson K., Simpson S.J. (2011) Hosts use altered macronutrient intake to circumvent parasite-induced reduction in fecundity. International Journal for Parasitology 41: 43-50.

Ponton F., Otálora-Luna F., Lefèvre T., Guerin P., Lebarbenchon C., Duneau D., Biron D.G., Thomas F. (2011) Water-seeking behavior in worm-infected crickets and reversibility of parasitic manipulation. Behavioral Ecology 22: 392-400.



Ponton F., Duneau D., Sánchez M.I., Courtiol A., Terekhin A.T., Budilova E.V., Renaud F., Thomas F. (2009) Effect of parasite-induced behavioral alterations on juvenile development. Behavioral Ecology 20: 1020-1025.



Sanchez M.I., Ponton F., Schmidt-Rhaesa A., Hughes D.P., Missé D., Thomas F. (2008) Two-steps to suicide in crickets harbouring hairworms. Animal Behaviour 76: 1621-1624.

Sanchez M.I., Ponton F., Missé D., Hughes D.P., Thomas F. (2008) Hairworm response to notonectid attacks. Animal Behaviour 75: 823-826.



Ponton F., Montes L., Castanet J., Cubo J. (2007) Bone histological correlates of high frequency flapping flight and body mass in the furculae of birds: a phylogenetic approach. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 91: 729-738.

Lefèvre T., Sanchez M.I., Ponton F., Hughes D.P., Thomas F. (2007) Virulence and resistance in malaria: who drives the outcome of the infection? Trends in Parasitology 23: 299-302.



Ponton F., Lebarbenchon C., Lefèvre T., Thomas F., Duneau D., Marché L., Renault L., Hughes D.P., Biron D.G. (2006) Hairworm anti-predator strategy: a study of the causes and consequences. Parasitology 133: 631-638.

Biron D.G., Ponton F., Marché L., Galéotti N., Renault L., Demey-Thomas E., Poncet J., Brown S.P., Jouin P., Thomas F. (2006) Differential expression of the proteomes of a host and its manipulative parasite at different stages of their biochemical interaction. Insect Molecular Biology 15: 731-742.

Biron D.G., Loxdale H.D, Ponton F., Moura H., Marché L., Brugidou C., Thomas F. (2006) Populations proteomics: an emerging discipline to study metapopulation ecology. Proteomics 6: 1712-1715.

Ponton F., Biron D.G., Moore J., Moller A.P., Thomas F. (2006) Facultative virulence as a strategy to manipulate hosts. Behavioural Processes 72: 1-5.

Ponton F., Lefèvre T., Lebarbenchon C., Thomas F., Marché L., Renault L., Perrot-Minnot M.J., Biron D.G. (2006) Do distantly related parasites rely on the same proximate factors to alter the behaviour of their hosts? Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 273: 2869-2877.

Ponton F., Lebarbenchon C., Lefèvre T., Biron D.G., Duneau D., Hughes D.P, Thomas F. (2006) Parasite survives predation on its host. Nature 440: 756.



Biron D.G., Marché L., Ponton F., Loxdale H., Galéotti N., Renault L., Joly C., Thomas F. (2005) Behavioural manipulation in a grasshopper harbouring hairworm: a proteomics approach. Proceedings of Royal Society of London B 272: 2117-2126.

Ponton F., Biron D.G., Joly C. Duneau D., Thomas F. (2005) Ecology of populations parasitically modified: a case study from a gammarid (Gammarus insensibilis)- trematode (Microphallus papillorobustus) system. Marine Ecology-Progress Series 299: 205-215.

Biron D.G., Joly C., Galeotti N., Ponton F., Marché L. (2005) The proteomics: a new prospect for studying the parasitic manipulation. Behavioural Processes 68: 249-253.

Biron D.G., Ponton F., Joly C., Menigoz A., Hanelt B., Thomas, F. (2005) Water seeking behavior in insects harboring hairworms: should the host collaborate? Behavioral Ecology 16: 656-660.

Cubo J., Ponton F., Laurin M., de Margerie E., Castanet J. (2005) Phylogenetic Signal in Bone Microstructure of Sauropsids. Systematic Biology 54 (4): 562-574.

Biron D.G., Ponton F., Thomas F. (2005) Manipulation du comportement chez une sauterelle hébergeant un nématomorphe : une approche protéomique. Médecine Science 11: 27-28.

Ponton F., Montes L., Cubo J. (2005) High frequency flapping flight in birds: Evolution and bone histological correlates in furculae. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology a-Molecular & Integrative Physiology 141: S201.



Ponton F., Elzanowski A., Castanet J., Chinsamy A., de Margerie E., de Ricqlès A., Cubo J. (2004) Variation of the outer circumferential layer in the limb bones of birds. Acta Ornithologica 39(2): 21-24.