A N Alekseev

Summary

Affiliation: St. Petersburg
Country: Russia

Publications

  1. ncbi Sexual transmission of Borrelia garinii by male Ixodes persulcatus ticks (Acari, Ixodidae)
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Exp Appl Acarol 23:165-9. 1999
  2. pmc Identification of Ehrlichia spp. and Borrelia burgdorferi in Ixodes ticks in the Baltic regions of Russia
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2237-42. 2001
  3. ncbi Bloodsucking arthropods: the danger for travellers and hazard of vector travelling
    A Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences St. Petersburg, Russia
    Wiad Parazytol 47:33-7. 2001
  4. ncbi First report on the coexistence and compatibility of seven tick-borne pathogens in unfed adult Ixodes persulcatus Schulze (Acarina: Ixodidae)
    Andrey N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Int J Med Microbiol 293:104-8. 2004
  5. ncbi Enhancement of risk of tick-borne infection: environmental and parasitological aspects of the problem
    Andrey N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg 199034, Russia
    J Med Entomol 45:812-5. 2008
  6. ncbi Evidence of Babesia microti infection in multi-infected Ixodes persulcatus ticks in Russia
    Andrey N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Universitetskaya Nab, 1, 199034 St Petersburg, Russia
    Exp Appl Acarol 29:345-53. 2003
  7. ncbi Preliminary studies on virus and spirochete accumulation in the cement plug of ixodid ticks
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Exp Appl Acarol 20:713-23. 1996
  8. ncbi Evidence of ehrlichiosis agents found in ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) collected from migratory birds
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg
    J Med Entomol 38:471-4. 2001
  9. doi Detection of tick-borne pathogens in ticks from migratory birds in the Baltic region of Russia
    A Movila
    Laboratory of Molecular Systematics, Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Med Vet Entomol 27:113-7. 2013
  10. pmc Siberian subtype tickborne encephalitis virus, Finland
    Anu E Jaaskelainen
    Haartman Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1568-71. 2006

Collaborators

  • S G Rijpkema
  • A Movila
  • Anu E Jaaskelainen
  • I Toderas
  • H V Dubinina
  • Nathalie Y Uzcategui
  • Antti Vaheri
  • Olli Vapalahti
  • Tapani Tikkakoski

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Sexual transmission of Borrelia garinii by male Ixodes persulcatus ticks (Acari, Ixodidae)
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Exp Appl Acarol 23:165-9. 1999
    ..Our data suggest that transmission of B. garinii from male ticks to female ticks does occur. Sexual transmission of this pathogen may play an important role in the maintenance of B. garinii in I. persulcatus...
  2. pmc Identification of Ehrlichia spp. and Borrelia burgdorferi in Ixodes ticks in the Baltic regions of Russia
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2237-42. 2001
    ..burgdorferi sensu lato. These observations show that the agent of human granulocytic ehrlichiosis may be present in ticks in the Baltic regions of Russia and that clinicians should be aware of this agent as a cause of febrile disease...
  3. ncbi Bloodsucking arthropods: the danger for travellers and hazard of vector travelling
    A Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences St. Petersburg, Russia
    Wiad Parazytol 47:33-7. 2001
    ..Such physiologically changed part of tick population is more aggressive and "changed ticks" more often are vectors of one, two or even more agent species simultaneously...
  4. ncbi First report on the coexistence and compatibility of seven tick-borne pathogens in unfed adult Ixodes persulcatus Schulze (Acarina: Ixodidae)
    Andrey N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Int J Med Microbiol 293:104-8. 2004
  5. ncbi Enhancement of risk of tick-borne infection: environmental and parasitological aspects of the problem
    Andrey N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg 199034, Russia
    J Med Entomol 45:812-5. 2008
    ..Ticks with exoskeleton anomalies show a greater susceptibility to different microorganisms, including tick-borne pathogens, and more intense pathogen replication with a higher prevalence of multi-infection...
  6. ncbi Evidence of Babesia microti infection in multi-infected Ixodes persulcatus ticks in Russia
    Andrey N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Universitetskaya Nab, 1, 199034 St Petersburg, Russia
    Exp Appl Acarol 29:345-53. 2003
    ..Our observations show that the well known St. Petersburg focus of tick-borne encephalitis and Lyme disease is also a focus of ehrlichiosis and babesiosis...
  7. ncbi Preliminary studies on virus and spirochete accumulation in the cement plug of ixodid ticks
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Exp Appl Acarol 20:713-23. 1996
    ..This was within 1 hour in the case of the TBE virus and after 20-22 h of attachment, in the case of Borrelia and I. persulcatus. The epidemiological significance of these findings is discussed...
  8. ncbi Evidence of ehrlichiosis agents found in ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) collected from migratory birds
    A N Alekseev
    Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg
    J Med Entomol 38:471-4. 2001
    ..These data demonstrate that Ehrlichia exchange could occur between co-feeding ticks on animals without systemic infection...
  9. doi Detection of tick-borne pathogens in ticks from migratory birds in the Baltic region of Russia
    A Movila
    Laboratory of Molecular Systematics, Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
    Med Vet Entomol 27:113-7. 2013
    ..Future investigations are warranted to further characterize the role of birds in the epizootiology of tick-borne pathogens in this region...
  10. pmc Siberian subtype tickborne encephalitis virus, Finland
    Anu E Jaaskelainen
    Haartman Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1568-71. 2006
    ..Thus I. persulcatus and the Siberian TBEV are reported in a focus considerably northwest of their previously known range in eastern Europe and Siberia...