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  1. Malaria remains a significant health problem in Yemen...Plasmodium falciparum...being the predominant species which is responsible for 90% of the malaria cases. Despite serious concerns regarding increasing drug ...

    Authors: Abdulsalam M Al-Mekhlafi, Mohammed AK Mahdy, Hesham M Al-Mekhlafi, Ahmed A Azazy and Mun Yik Fong
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:94
  2. Odour baited resting boxes are simple, reliable and important tools for sampling malaria vector mosquitoes in surveillance and control programmes...An. arabiensis, a community-based study was conducted in Mabogin...

    Authors: Eliningaya J Kweka, ,Beda J Mwang'onde and Aneth M Mahande
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:75
  3. Urban agricultural practices are expanding in several cities of the Republic of Benin. This study aims to assess the impact of such practices on transmission of the malaria parasite in major cities of Benin.

    Authors: Anges Yadouléton, Raphael N'Guessan, Hyacinthe Allagbé, Alex Asidi, Michel Boko, Razack Osse, Gil Padonou, Gazard Kindé and Martin Akogbéto
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:118
  4. A descriptive study was carried out in an area of the Atlantic Forest with autochthonous malaria in the Parelheiros subdistrict on the periphery...Plasmodium as well as to discuss their role in this peculiar epid...

    Authors: Ana Maria RC Duarte, Diego M Pereira, Marcia B de Paula, Aristides Fernandes, Paulo R Urbinatti, Andressa F Ribeiro, Maria Helena SH Mello, Marco O Matos, Luís F Mucci, Lícia N Fernandes, Delsio Natal and Rosely S Malafronte
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:58
  5. Essential oils are currently studied for the control of different disease vectors, because of their efficacy on targeted organisms. In the present investigation, the larvicidal potential of essential oil extra...

    Authors: Eliningaya J Kweka, Annadurai Senthilkumar and Venugopalan Venkatesalu
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:277
  6. Chromosomal inversions have been considered to be potentially important barriers to gene flow in many groups of animals through their effect on recombination suppression in heterokaryotypic individuals. Invers...

    Authors: Kija R Ng'habi, Claudio R Meneses, Anthony J Cornel, Michel A Slotman, Bart GJ Knols, Heather M Ferguson and Gregory C Lanzaro
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2008 1:45
  7. Anopheles funestus s.s., one of the major malaria vectors in sub-Saharan Africa, belongs to ... stage, most of which do not transmit malaria. The population structure of An. funestus based on mitochondrial DNA da...

    Authors: Kwang Shik Choi, Lizette L Koekemoer and Maureen Coetzee
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:283
  8. The results presented here suggest that sterilising adult malaria vectors using PPF could form part of a malaria control strategy, taking advantage of the lack...

    Authors: Caroline Harris, Dickson W Lwetoijera, Stefan Dongus, Nancy S Matowo, Lena M Lorenz, Gregor J Devine and Silas Majambere
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:144
  9. The National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) has been using ... with a significant decrease of entomological indicators of malaria transmission in the treated districts. We present the results of the entomological...

    Authors: Rock Aïkpon, Michel Sèzonlin, Filémon Tokponon, Mariam Okè, Olivier Oussou, Frédéric Oké-Agbo, Raymond Beach and Martin Akogbéto
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:256
  10. Changes in host phenotype following parasite infection are often considered as host manipulation when they seem advantageous for the parasite. However, putative cases of host manipulation by parasites are rare...

    Authors: Camille-Sophie Cozzarolo, Romain Pigeault, Julie Isaïa, Jérôme Wassef, Molly Baur, Olivier Glaizot and Philippe Christe
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2022 15:187
  11. Anopheles sinensis is a dominant vector for malaria transmission in Asian countries. Voltage-gated sodium...kdr) has developed in many A. sinensis populations because of intensive and long-term use of pyrethroids...

    Authors: Ruoyao Ni, Nian Liu, Mei Li, Weiping Qian and Xinghui Qiu
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:499
  12. Chhattisgarh state in central India is highly endemic for malaria and contributes about 13% of annually reported malaria cases in the country with predominance of P. falciparum. Entomological investigations were ...

    Authors: Nutan Nanda, Rajendra M Bhatt, Shri N Sharma, Pallab K Rana, Narayani P Kar, Akash Sharma and Tridibes Adak
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:215
  13. Malaria vector control programmes that rely on insecticide- ... realising the value to staff productivity of controlling malaria transmission in their areas of operation.

    Authors: Richard H Hunt, Godwin Fuseini, Steve Knowles, Joseph Stiles-Ocran, Rolf Verster, Maria L Kaiser, Kwang Shik Choi, Lizette L Koekemoer and Maureen Coetzee
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:107
  14. Chloroquine is an anti-malarial drug being used to treat Plasmodium vivax malaria cases in Ethiopia. However, emergence of...P. vivax strains in one of the malaria endemic areas of Ethiopia, namely Halaba distric...

    Authors: Tsige Ketema, Kefelegn Getahun and Ketema Bacha
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:46
  15. Anopheles albimanus is a key malaria vector in the northern neotropics. Current vector...kdr region of the voltage-gated sodium channel gene in An. albimanus and to conduct a preliminary retrospective analysis of...

    Authors: Juan C Lol, María E Castellanos, Kelly A Liebman, Audrey Lenhart, Pamela M Pennington and Norma R Padilla
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:268
  16. The African malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae s.s., is known to feed selectively on certain plants for sugar sources. However, the adaptive significance of this behaviour especially on how the extracts of such pl...

    Authors: Sabina Wangui Wachira, Sabar Omar, Julia Wanjiru Jacob, Martin Wahome, Hans T Alborn, David R Spring, Daniel K Masiga and Baldwyn Torto
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:312
  17. Insecticide treatment of nets, curtains or walls and ceilings of houses represent the primary means for malaria prevention worldwide. Direct personal protection of individuals...

    Authors: Gerry F Killeen, Fredros O Okumu, Raphael N'Guessan, Marc Coosemans, Adedapo Adeogun, Sam Awolola, Josiane Etang, Roch K Dabiré and Vincent Corbel
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:160
  18. Development of large scale agro-industries are subject to serious environmental modifications. In malaria endemic areas this would greatly impact on...Anopheles fauna and their entomological inoculation rates wer...

    Authors: Jude D Bigoga, Ferdinand M Nanfack, Parfait H Awono-Ambene, Salomon Patchoké, Jean Atangana, Vitalis S Otia, Etienne Fondjo, Roger S Moyou and Rose GF Leke
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:197
  19. An epitope, Galα1-3Galβ1-4GlcNAc-R, termed α-gal, is present in glycoconjugates of New World monkeys (platyrrhines) and other mammals but not in hominoids and Old World monkeys (catarrhines). The difference is...

    Authors: Ranjan Ramasamy
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:303
  20. Anopheles sinensis is one of the most important malaria vectors in Asian countries. The rapid spread...An. sinensis...to further understand the insecticide resistance mechanisms in this species to facilitate gene...

    Authors: Guoding Zhu, Huayun Zhou, Julin Li, Jianxia Tang, Liang Bai, Weiming Wang, Yaping Gu, Yaobao Liu, Feng Lu, Yuanyuan Cao, Chao Zhang, Sui Xu, Jun Cao and Qi Gao
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:582
  21. The rapid spread of insecticide resistance in malaria vectors and the rebound in malaria cases observed recently in some endemic areas...

    Authors: Dieudonné Diloma Soma, Barnabas Zogo, Domonbabele François de Sales Hien, Aristide Sawdetuo Hien, Didier Alexandre Kaboré, Mahamadi Kientega, Anicet Georges Ouédraogo, Cédric Pennetier, Alphonsine Amanan Koffi, Nicolas Moiroux and Roch Kounbobr Dabiré
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:58
  22. Indoor residual spraying (IRS) was implemented in the department of Ouémé-Plateau, southern Benin, in 2008 and withdrawn in 2011, when long lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) were distributed to the communities th...

    Authors: Razaki A Ossè, Rock Aïkpon, Ghélus Louis Gbédjissi, Virgile Gnanguenon, Michel Sèzonlin, Renaud Govoétchan, Arthur Sovi, Olivier Oussou, Frédéric Oké-Agbo and Martin Akogbéto
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:73
  23. The larvicidal efficacy of the naturally derived insecticide spinosad, for control of immature stages of Anopheles albimanus and associated culicids, was compared to that of synthetic and biological larvicides. E...

    Authors: Carlos F Marina, J Guillermo Bond, José Muñoz, Javier Valle, Rodolfo Novelo-Gutiérrez and Trevor Williams
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:55
  24. While transmission of the human Plasmodium species has declined, a significant increase in Plasmodium knowlesi/Plasmodium malariae...cases was reported in Hulu Selangor, Selangor, Malaysia. Thus, a study was unde...

    Authors: Indra Vythilingam, Yvonne AL Lim, Balan Venugopalan, Romano Ngui, Cherng Shii Leong, Meng Li Wong, LokeTim Khaw, XiangTing Goh, NanJiun Yap, Wan Yusoff Wan Sulaiman, John Jeffery, Ab Ghani CT Zawiah, Ismail Nor Aszlina, Reuben SK Sharma, Lau Yee Ling and Rohela Mahmud
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:436
  25. It is concluded that the presence of a perennial and isolated population of An. arabiensis...at Malahlapanga presents a unique opportunity for assessing the feasibility of SIT as a malaria vector control option. ...

    Authors: Givemore Munhenga, Basil D Brooke, Tobias F Chirwa, Richard H Hunt, Maureen Coetzee, Danny Govender and Lizette L Koekemoer
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:208
  26. Malaria is endemic with year-round transmission on Bioko Island. The Bioko Island Malaria Control Project (BIMCP) started in 2004 with the aim to reduce malaria transmission and to ultimately eliminate malaria. W...

    Authors: Hans J Overgaard, Vamsi P Reddy, Simon Abaga, Abrahan Matias, Michael R Reddy, Vani Kulkarni, Christopher Schwabe, Luis Segura, Immo Kleinschmidt and Michel A Slotman
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:253
  27. In Sub Saharan Africa malaria remains one of the major health problems ... represents an important public health measure. Integrated malaria control comprises the use of impregnated mosquito ... can create additi...

    Authors: Peter Dambach, Valérie R Louis, Achim Kaiser, Saidou Ouedraogo, Ali Sié, Rainer Sauerborn and Norbert Becker
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:371
  28. Anopheles mosquitoes are the vectors of malaria, one of the most important infectious diseases...Anopheles species have been described worldwide, and more than 30 are considered a public health problem. In Hondur...

    Authors: Denis Escobar, Krisnaya Ascencio, Andrés Ortiz, Adalid Palma and Gustavo Fontecha
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2020 13:333
  29. The relationship between climatic factors and mosquito abundance is very important to determine parasite activity levels and, therefore, disease risk. Therefore, this study was conducted to investigate the season...

    Authors: Kabirul Bashar and Nobuko Tuno
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:442
  30. The great diversity of bat haemosporidians is being uncovered with the help of molecular tools. Yet most of these studies provide only snapshots in time of the parasites discovered. Polychromophilus murinus, a malaria

    Authors: Fardo Witsenburg, Franziska Schneider and Philippe Christe
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:566
  31. The scaling up of malaria vector control efforts in Africa has resulted in changing the malaria vectorial systems across different ecological settings. In ... to understand vector distribution and their contribut...

    Authors: Joseph M Mwangangi, Ephantus J Muturi, Simon M Muriu, Joseph Nzovu, Janet T Midega and Charles Mbogo
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:114
  32. Ivermectin mass drug administration (MDA) could accelerate malaria elimination in the Greater Mekong Subregion. This...Anopheles in Surat Thani province, Thailand.

    Authors: Narenrit Wamaket, Oranicha Khamprapa, Sittinont Chainarin, Panisa Thamsawet, Ubolrat Ninsaeng, Suttipong Thongsalee, Veerast Suwan, Jira Sakolvaree, Ratree Takhampunya, Silas A. Davidson, Patrick W. McCardle, Patiwat Sa-angchai, Mavuto Mukaka, Kirakorn Kiattibutr, Amnat Khamsiriwatchara, Wang Nguitragool…
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:378
  33. Brazil has the fourth highest prevalence of malaria of all countries in the Americas, with...Anopheles aquasalis and An. albitarsis...are the mosquito species of greatest epidemiological interest. In 2019, the mu...

    Authors: Elainne Christine de Souza Gomes, Derciliano Lopes da Cruz, Maria Alice Varjal Melo Santos, Renata Maria Costa Souza, Cláudia Maria Fontes de Oliveira, Constância Flávia Junqueira Ayres, Renata Martins Domingos, Maria das Graça da Silva Pedro, Marcelo Henrique Santos Paiva and Lílian Maria Lapa Montenegro Pimentel
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2020 13:621
  34. Integrated Vector Control (IVC) remains the approach for managing the malaria-causing vector. The study investigated the contribution...Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis (Bti) in the control of malaria by target...

    Authors: Rita Nartey, Ellis Owusu-Dabo, Thomas Kruppa, Sandra Baffour-Awuah, Augustina Annan, Samuel Oppong, Norbert Becker and Kwasi Obiri-Danso
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:116
  35. Host feeding patterns of Anopheles minimus in relation to ambient environmental conditions were observed during a 2-year period at Tum Sua Village, located in Mae Sot District, Tak Province, in western Thailand, ...

    Authors: Rungarun Tisgratog, Chatchai Tananchai, Waraporn Juntarajumnong, Siripun Tuntakom, Michael J Bangs, Vincent Corbel and Theeraphap Chareonviriyaphap
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:114
  36. Malaria vector control has been implemented chiefly through ... possible greater proportional contribution to transmission by secondary malaria vectors with their predominant exophagic and exophilic ... , there i...

    Authors: Amine M. Mustapha, Susan Musembi, Anthony K. Nyamache, Maxwell G. Machani, Jackline Kosgei, Lucy Wamuyu, Eric Ochomo and Neil F. Lobo
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:252
  37. The Barotse floodplains of the upper Zambezi River and its tributaries are a highly dynamic environment, with seasonal flooding and transhumance presenting a shifting mosaic of potential larval habitat and human ...

    Authors: Dónall Eoin Cross, Chris Thomas, Niall McKeown, Vincent Siaziyu, Amy Healey, Tom Willis, Douglas Singini, Francis Liywalii, Andrew Silumesii, Jacob Sakala, Mark Smith, Mark Macklin, Andy J. Hardy and Paul W. Shaw
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:91
  38. Here, using an automated device able to quantify CO2...-activated thermo (35°C)-sensing behavior of the malaria vector Anopheles stephensi, we uncovered that the protruding proboscis of mosquitoes contributes une...

    Authors: Emi Maekawa, Hiroka Aonuma, Bryce Nelson, Aya Yoshimura, Fumio Tokunaga, Shinya Fukumoto and Hirotaka Kanuka
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2011 4:10
  39. The increasing resistance to currently available insecticides in the malaria vector, Anopheles...mosquitoes, hampers their use as an effective vector control strategy for the prevention of malaria transmission. T...

    Authors: Eunice Oluwatobiloba Adedeji, Olubanke Olujoke Ogunlana, Segun Fatumo, Thomas Beder, Yvonne Ajamma, Rainer Koenig and Ezekiel Adebiyi
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2020 13:465
  40. The malaria vector Anopheles minimus has been influenced by external stresses affecting the survival rate and vectorial capacity of the population. Since An. minimus habitats have continuously undergone ecologica...

    Authors: Kamonchanok Bunmee, Urusa Thaenkham, Naowarat Saralamba, Alongkot Ponlawat, Daibin Zhong, Liwang Cui, Jetsumon Sattabongkot and Patchara Sriwichai
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:496
  41. Long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) and indoor residual spraying (IRS) are commonly used together in the same households to improve malaria control despite inconsistent evidence on whether such...

    Authors: Fredros O Okumu, Edgar Mbeyela, Godfrey Lingamba, Jason Moore, Alex J Ntamatungiro, Deo R Kavishe, Michael G Kenward, Elizabeth Turner, Lena M Lorenz and Sarah J Moore
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2013 6:46
  42. Malaria is one of the most lethal infectious ... reported here, we evaluated the disruption of malaria transmission in the Anopheles stephensi-Plasmodium berghei assemblage using the wild-type (WT) and three modi...

    Authors: Hossein Dehghan, Seyed Hassan Mosa-Kazemi, Bagher Yakhchali, Naseh Maleki-Ravasan, Hassan Vatandoost and Mohammad Ali Oshaghi
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2022 15:63
  43. Anopheles funestus is one of the major malaria vectors in tropical Africa. Because of several...An. funestus, following the implementation of two dams on the Senegal River. Previous studies in that area revealed ...

    Authors: Badara Samb, Ibrahima Dia, Lassana Konate, Diego Ayala, Didier Fontenille and Anna Cohuet
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2012 5:188
  44. An innovative approach has been introduced for identifying and developing novel potent and safe anti-Babesia and anti-Theileria...agents for the control of animal piroplasmosis. In the present study, we evaluated...

    Authors: Mohamed Abdo Rizk, Hanadi B. Baghdadi, Shimaa Abd El-Salam El-Sayed, Rasha Eltaysh and Ikuo Igarashi
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2022 15:329
  45. Although the An. funestus group conceals one of the major malaria vectors in Africa, little is known about...

    Authors: Charles Mulamba, Helen Irving, Jacob M Riveron, Louis G Mukwaya, Josephine Birungi and Charles S Wondji
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:71
  46. This study confirms the potency of agriculture in selecting for insecticide resistance in malaria vectors. We demonstrated that the recurrent exposure...

    Authors: Theresia Estomih Nkya, Rodolphe Poupardin, Frederic Laporte, Idir Akhouayri, Franklin Mosha, Stephen Magesa, William Kisinza and Jean-Philippe David
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:480
  47. Here, we explore patterns of association between two common avian pathogens (West Nile virus and avian malaria parasites) among a suburban bird community in...

    Authors: Matthew CI Medeiros, Tavis K Anderson, Jenni M Higashiguchi, Uriel D Kitron, Edward D Walker, Jeffrey D Brawn, Bethany L Krebs, Marilyn O Ruiz, Tony L Goldberg, Robert E Ricklefs and Gabriel L Hamer
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:415
  48. There is evidence that the knockdown resistance gene (Kdr) L1014F and acetylcholinesterase-1 gene (Ace-1R) G119S mutations involved in pyrethroid and carbamate resistance in Anopheles gambiae influence malaria tr...

    Authors: Rosine Z. Wolie, Alphonsine A. Koffi, Ludovic P. Ahoua Alou, Eleanore D. Sternberg, Oulo N’Nan-Alla, Amal Dahounto, Florent H. A. Yapo, Kpahe M. H. Kanh, Soromane Camara, Welbeck A. Oumbouke, Innocent Z. Tia, Simon-Pierre A. Nguetta, Matthew B. Thomas and Raphael NGuessan
    Citation: Parasites & Vectors 2021 14:581

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