Louis E. Jackai

TitleProfessor

DepartmentNatural Resources and Environmental Design

Phone336-285-4837

Emaillejackai@ncat.edu

OfficeCarver Hall
Room: 238

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Louis E. Jackai

Education

Ph D: Entomology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978

MS: Biology, University of Wisconsin-Superior, 1974

BS: Zoology-Botany, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana,


Research Interests

Integrated Pest Management; Host Plant Resistance; Insect Behavioral and Nutritional Ecology; Post-Harvest Protection Agriculture; Alternative approaches to Pesticides in Sustainable Agriculture


Recent Publications

Dingha,  Beatrice  Jackai,  Louis  ( 2018).  Pesticide Residues in Fruits and Vegetables from Farmers’ Market.    International Journal of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resources .

Jackai,  Louis  Dingha,  Beatrice  ( 2018).  Transformative research on Cowpea: STOPCALLOSOBRUCHUS”-Post harvest for smallholder cowpea production using vegetable oil. . 

Jackai,  Louis   Dingha,  Beatrice  Worku,  Mulumebet   ( 2018).  Cowpea-An Ancient Crop for Modern Challenges.    Scientia.

Worku,  Mulumebet  Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Whitley,  Niki  Jackai,  Louis  ( 2017).  Effect of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) Pasture Grazing on Growth, Gastrointestinal Parasite Infection and Immune Response Biomarkers of Goat.  ( 1,  10,  pp. 27-37).   Journal of Agricultural Science.

Dingha,  Beatrice  Jackai,  Louis  ( 2017).  Laboratory rearing of the brown marmorated stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) and the impact of single and combination of food substrates on development and survival.  ( 1,  149,  pp. 104-117).   CANADIAN ENTOMOLOGIST.

Dingha,  Beatrice  O'Neal,  Jeremy  Appel,  Arthur  Jackai,  Louis  ( 2016).  Integrated pest management of the German cockroach (Blattodea: Blattellidae) in manufactured homes in rural North Carolina.  ( 4,  99,  pp. 587-592).   FLORIDA ENTOMOLOGIST.

Flanery,  Matthew  Sintim,  Henry  Dingha,  Beatrice   Jackai,  Louis  ( 2016).  Laboratory evaluation of the use of biorational and low risk insecticide mixtures in the management of diamondback moth larvae.  ( 2A,  6,  pp. 76-91).   Journal of Agriculture Science and Technology A..

Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Jackai,  Louis  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  ( 2016).  Microarray analysis of the effect of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) phenolic extract in bovine peripheral blood..  ( 1,  pp. 1-7).   Journal of Applied Animal Research.

Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Jackai,  Louis  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  ( 2016).  Immunomodulatory activities of polyphenol extract from cowpea on bovine polymorphonuclear neutrophils.  ( supplement 5,  94,  pp. 86-87).   Journal of Animal Science.

Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Asiamah,  Emmanuel  Ekwemalor,  Kingsley  Jackai,  Louis  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  ( 2016).  Modulation of bovine WNT Signalling genes by Cowpea phenolic extracts in vitro.  ( 3,  8,  pp. 21-35).   Journal of Agricultural Science.

Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Asiamah,  Emmanuel  Ekwemalor,  Kingsley  Jackai,  Louis   Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  ( 2016).  Modulation of Bovine WntSignalling Pathway by Cowpea Phenolic Extract.  ( 3,  8,  pp. 21-35).   Journal of Agricultural Science.

Parr,  Christopher  Ntonifor,  Nelson  Jackai,  Louis  ( 2016).  Evaluation of Sweet potato Cultivars for Differences in Cylas ponticollis (Curculionidae: Brentidae) Damage in South Western Cameroon.  ( 1,  3,  pp. 1-8).   International Journal of Research in Agricultural Sciences.