yellow fever mosquito

Summary

Alias: Aedes aegypti, Stegomyia aegypti

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Molecular characterization of sodium/proton exchanger 3 (NHE3) from the yellow fever vector, Aedes aegypti
    Ashok K Pullikuth
    Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521 0146, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:3529-44. 2006
  2. pmc The role of NF-kappaB factor REL2 in the Aedes aegypti immune response
    Yevgeniya Antonova
    Graduate Program in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:303-14. 2009
  3. pmc Distinct roles of isoforms of the heme-liganded nuclear receptor E75, an insect ortholog of the vertebrate Rev-erb, in mosquito reproduction
    Josefa Cruz
    Department of Entomology and the Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 349:262-71. 2012
  4. pmc Characterization of a juvenile hormone-regulated chymotrypsin-like serine protease gene in Aedes aegypti mosquito
    Guowu Bian
    Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 38:190-200. 2008
  5. pmc An insulin-like peptide regulates egg maturation and metabolism in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Mark R Brown
    Departments of Entomology and Cellular Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:5716-21. 2008
  6. doi Identification and characterization of the catalytic subunit of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Benjamin M Pri-Tal
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 38:932-9. 2008
  7. doi Aedes FADD: a novel death domain-containing protein required for antibacterial immunity in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti
    Dawn M Cooper
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:47-54. 2009
  8. doi A novel amino acid substitution in a voltage-gated sodium channel is associated with knockdown resistance to permethrin in Aedes aegypti
    Cheng Chang
    Biotechnology Center, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:272-8. 2009
  9. pmc NHE8 is an intracellular cation/H+ exchanger in renal tubules of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Peter M Piermarini
    Cornell Univ, College of Veterinary Medicine, Dept of Biomedical Sciences, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 296:F730-50. 2009
  10. pmc Identification and characterization of Aedes aegypti aminopeptidase N as a putative receptor of Bacillus thuringiensis Cry11A toxin
    Jianwu Chen
    Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:688-96. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Genetic Analysis of Mosquito Metamorphosis
    James T Nishiura; Fiscal Year: 2012
  2. Edward D Walker; Fiscal Year: 2016
  3. Physical mapping of Aedes aegypti genome
    Maria Sharakhova; Fiscal Year: 2011
  4. Analysis of the functions of axon guidance genes during vector mosquito developme
    MOLLY DUMAN SCHEEL; Fiscal Year: 2012
  5. William C Black; Fiscal Year: 2014
  6. Molecular genetic control of the immature female mosquito vector
    Helen Benes; Fiscal Year: 2012
  7. Development of an autodissemination station for control of mosquito vectors
    Yi Wang; Fiscal Year: 2012
  8. Examination of Odorant Receptors in Vector Mosquitoes
    Laurence J Zwiebel; Fiscal Year: 2013
  9. Identification of bacteria-associated cues that regulate hatching of Aedes aegypt
    Loganathan Ponnusamy; Fiscal Year: 2013
  10. William C Black; Fiscal Year: 2015

Patents

  1. METHODS OF DIFFERENTIATING STEM CELLS BY MODULATING MIR-124
  2. COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS TO CONTROL INSECT PESTS
  3. MUTANT HOST CELLS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF 3-HYDROXYPROPIONIC ACID
  4. ENHANCED RNAI MEDIATED GENE REGULATION
  5. Method of identifying eukaryotic species
  6. Biocontrol
  7. 3-HYDROXYPROPIONIC ACID PRODUCTION BY RECOMBINANT YEASTS EXPRESSING AN INSECT ASPARTATE 1-DECARBOXYLASE
  8. Compositions and methods for control of insect infestations in plants
  9. Yellow fever mosquito deoxyribonucleoside kinases and its use
  10. MOSQUITOES WITH ENHANCED PATHOGEN RESISTANCE

Detail Information

Publications320 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Molecular characterization of sodium/proton exchanger 3 (NHE3) from the yellow fever vector, Aedes aegypti
    Ashok K Pullikuth
    Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521 0146, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:3529-44. 2006
    ..Here, we present the identification of sodium/proton exchanger isoform 3 (NHE3) from yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti (AeNHE3)...
  2. pmc The role of NF-kappaB factor REL2 in the Aedes aegypti immune response
    Yevgeniya Antonova
    Graduate Program in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:303-14. 2009
    ..Here, we report the generation of two independent transgenic strains of Aedes aegypti overexpressing the NF-?B transcriptional factor REL2, a homologue of Drosophila Relish, which is shown to be ..
  3. pmc Distinct roles of isoforms of the heme-liganded nuclear receptor E75, an insect ortholog of the vertebrate Rev-erb, in mosquito reproduction
    Josefa Cruz
    Department of Entomology and the Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 349:262-71. 2012
    ..in vitellogenesis in the fat body (an insect analog of vertebrate liver and adipose tissue) of the mosquito Aedes aegypti. Heme is required in a high level of expression of 20E-controlled genes in the fat body, and this heme action ..
  4. pmc Characterization of a juvenile hormone-regulated chymotrypsin-like serine protease gene in Aedes aegypti mosquito
    Guowu Bian
    Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 38:190-200. 2008
    ..Here we report identification of a serine-type protease, JHA15, in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti...
  5. pmc An insulin-like peptide regulates egg maturation and metabolism in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Mark R Brown
    Departments of Entomology and Cellular Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:5716-21. 2008
    ..Prior studies with the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, indicated blood feeding stimulates egg production by triggering the release of hormones ..
  6. doi Identification and characterization of the catalytic subunit of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Benjamin M Pri-Tal
    Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 38:932-9. 2008
    We characterized the catalytic subunit of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase in Aedes aegypti (Aaegp110)...
  7. doi Aedes FADD: a novel death domain-containing protein required for antibacterial immunity in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti
    Dawn M Cooper
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:47-54. 2009
    ..We report here the identification of Aedes FADD (AeFADD), a death domain protein in Aedes aegypti. AeFadd is expressed in all immune-competent tissues and all developmental stages examined...
  8. doi A novel amino acid substitution in a voltage-gated sodium channel is associated with knockdown resistance to permethrin in Aedes aegypti
    Cheng Chang
    Biotechnology Center, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:272-8. 2009
    ..and analyzed from a Per-R strain with 190-fold resistance to permethrin and two susceptible strains of Aedes aegypti. The longest transcript, a 6441bp open reading frame, encodes 2147 amino acid residues with an estimated ..
  9. pmc NHE8 is an intracellular cation/H+ exchanger in renal tubules of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Peter M Piermarini
    Cornell Univ, College of Veterinary Medicine, Dept of Biomedical Sciences, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 296:F730-50. 2009
    ..cation/H(+) exchanger responsible for K(+) and/or Na(+) secretion in the renal (Malpighian) tubules of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti...
  10. pmc Identification and characterization of Aedes aegypti aminopeptidase N as a putative receptor of Bacillus thuringiensis Cry11A toxin
    Jianwu Chen
    Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:688-96. 2009
    Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis, which is used worldwide to control Aedes aegypti larvae, produces Cry11Aa and other toxins during sporulation...
  11. doi The adipokinetic hormone system in Culicinae (Diptera: Culicidae): molecular identification and characterization of two adipokinetic hormone (AKH) precursors from Aedes aegypti and Culex pipiens and two putative AKH receptor variants from A. aegypti
    Christian Kaufmann
    Department of Biology Chemistry, University of Osnabruck, 49069 Osnabruck, Germany
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:770-81. 2009
    ..In this study, we identified and analyzed the genes encoding two AKH preprohormones in the Yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti: Aedae-AKH-I encodes the octapeptide pELFTPSWa and Aedae-AKH-II the decapeptide ..
  12. pmc Widespread distribution of a newly found point mutation in voltage-gated sodium channel in pyrethroid-resistant Aedes aegypti populations in Vietnam
    Hitoshi Kawada
    Department of Vector Ecology and Environment, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e527. 2009
    Resistance of Aedes aegypti to photostable pyrethroid insecticides is a major problem for disease-vector control programs. Pyrethroids target the voltage-gated sodium channel on the insects' neurons...
  13. pmc A SLC4-like anion exchanger from renal tubules of the mosquito (Aedes aegypti): evidence for a novel role of stellate cells in diuretic fluid secretion
    Peter M Piermarini
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 298:R642-60. 2010
    Transepithelial fluid secretion across the renal (Malpighian) tubule epithelium of the mosquito (Aedes aegypti) is energized by the vacuolar-type (V-type) H(+)-ATPase and not the Na(+)-K(+)-ATPase...
  14. pmc Cadherin, alkaline phosphatase, and aminopeptidase N as receptors of Cry11Ba toxin from Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. jegathesan in Aedes aegypti
    Supaporn Likitvivatanavong
    Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:24-31. 2011
    Cry11Ba is one of the most toxic proteins to mosquito larvae produced by Bacillus thuringiensis. It binds Aedes aegypti brush border membrane vesicles (BBMV) with high affinity, showing an apparent dissociation constant (K(d)) of 8.2 nM...
  15. pmc siRNA-mediated gene targeting in Aedes aegypti embryos reveals that frazzled regulates vector mosquito CNS development
    Anthony Clemons
    Department of Biological Sciences and Eck Institute for Global Health, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16730. 2011
    ..expression is detected in neurons just prior to and during axonogenesis in the embryonic ventral nerve cord of Aedes aegypti (dengue vector) and Anopheles gambiae (malaria vector)...
  16. pmc Nutritional and hormonal regulation of the TOR effector 4E-binding protein (4E-BP) in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Saurabh G Roy
    Department of Entomology, University of California Riverside, 900 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    FASEB J 26:1334-42. 2012
    ..Target of rapamycin (TOR) signaling is a key pathway linking blood feeding and egg development in the mosquito Aedes aegypti. We show that the regulation of the TOR effector translational repressor 4E-BP is finely tuned to the ..
  17. ncbi Field-collected permethrin-resistant Aedes aegypti from central Thailand contain point mutations in the domain IIS6 of the sodium channel gene (KDR)
    Raweewan Srisawat
    Department of Medical Entomology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:1380-6. 2012
    ..b>Aedes aegypti larvae were collected from the central provinces of Thailand (Bangkok, Prachin Buri and Ratchaburi) and ..
  18. doi Calcitonin receptor 1 (AedaeGPCRCAL1) hindgut expression and direct role in myotropic action in females of the mosquito Aedes aegypti (L.)
    Hyeogsun Kwon
    Department of Entomology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2475, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 43:588-93. 2013
    In anautogenous mosquitoes such as Aedes aegypti females the calcitonin-like diuretic hormone 31 (DH₃₁) stimulates natriuretic fluid excretion from the Malpighian tubules (MTs) after a blood meal...
  19. pmc Disruption of Aedes aegypti olfactory system development through chitosan/siRNA nanoparticle targeting of semaphorin-1a
    Keshava Mysore
    Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, Indiana University School of Medicine, South Bend, Indiana, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2215. 2013
    ..semaphorin-1a (sema1a) during olfactory system development in the dengue and yellow fever vector mosquito Aedes aegypti. Immunohistochemical analyses and anterograde tracing of antennal sensory neurons, which were used to track ..
  20. doi Identification and expression of PBAN/diapause hormone and GPCRs from Aedes aegypti
    Man Yeon Choi
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology, 1600 SW 23rd Drive, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 375:113-20. 2013
    ..this study we identified and characterized PBAN/pyrokinin peptides and corresponding GPCRs from the mosquito, Aedes aegypti. Ae...
  21. pmc Wolbachia uses a host microRNA to regulate transcripts of a methyltransferase, contributing to dengue virus inhibition in Aedes aegypti
    Guangmei Zhang
    Australian Infectious Disease Research Centre, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:10276-81. 2013
    ..host microRNAs to manipulate host gene expression for its efficient maintenance in the dengue mosquito vector, Aedes aegypti. Cytosine methylation is mediated by a group of proteins called DNA (cytosine-5) methyltransferases, which are ..
  22. pmc Synthesis, depletion and cell-type expression of a protein from the male accessory glands of the dengue vector mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Catalina Alfonso-Parra
    Department of Entomology, Cornell University, 3131 Comstock Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Insect Physiol 70:117-24. 2014
    b>Aedes aegypti males transfer sperm and seminal fluid proteins (Sfps), primarily produced by male accessory glands (AGs), to females during mating...
  23. doi Differential regulation of transferrin 1 and 2 in Aedes aegypti
    Guoli Zhou
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:234-44. 2009
    ..Here we characterize the gene and message expression profile of Aedes aegypti transferrin 2 (AaTf2) in response to iron, bacterial challenge and life stage...
  24. pmc Differences in the structure and dynamics of the apo- and palmitate-ligated forms of Aedes aegypti sterol carrier protein 2 (AeSCP-2)
    Kiran K Singarapu
    Department of Biochemistry, National Magnetic Resonance Facility at Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Biol Chem 285:17046-53. 2010
    ..We report here high quality three-dimensional solution structures of SCP-2 from Aedes aegypti determined by NMR spectroscopy in its ligand-free state (AeSCP-2) and in complex with palmitate...
  25. pmc Complete sequences of mitochondria genomes of Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus and comparative analysis of mitochondrial DNA fragments inserted in the nuclear genomes
    Susanta K Behura
    Eck Institute for Global Health, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 41:770-7. 2011
    We present complete sequences of the mitochondrial genomes for two important mosquitoes, Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus, that are major vectors of dengue virus and lymphatic filariasis, respectively. The A...
  26. doi Molecular characterization of genes encoding trypsin-like enzymes from Aedes aegypti larvae and identification of digestive enzymes
    Tatiane S Soares
    Departamento de Bioquimica, UNIFESP EPM, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Gene 489:70-5. 2011
    Trypsin-like enzymes play an important role in the Aedes aegypti digestive process. The trypsin-like enzymes present in adults were characterized previously, but little is known about trypsins in larvae...
  27. doi Aquaporin homologs and water transport in the anal papillae of the larval mosquito, Aedes aegypti
    Jesmilavathani Marusalin
    Department of Biology, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Comp Physiol B 182:1047-56. 2012
    The hemolymph osmolarity of the freshwater mosquito larvae (Aedes aegypti) is greater than that of their habitat...
  28. pmc Recent rapid rise of a permethrin knock down resistance allele in Aedes aegypti in México
    Gustavo Ponce Garcia
    Laboratorio de Entomologia Medica, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, San Nicolas de los Garza, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e531. 2009
    Aedes aegypti, the 'yellow fever mosquito', is the primary vector to humans of dengue and yellow fever flaviviruses (DENV, YFV), and is a known vector of the chikungunya alphavirus (CV)...
  29. ncbi Levels of insecticide resistance and resistance mechanisms in Aedes aegypti from some Latin American countries
    Maria M Rodriguez
    Vector Control Department, Institute of Tropical Medicine Pedro Kouri, Lisa Habana Cuba, Ciudad Habana, Cuba
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 23:420-9. 2007
    Eight Latin American strains of Aedes aegypti were evaluated for resistance to 6 organophosphates (temephos, malathion, fenthion, pirimiphos-methyl, fenitrothion, and chlorpirifos) and 4 pyrethroids (deltamethrin, lambdacyhalothrin, ..
  30. ncbi [Dengue fever: from disease to vaccination]
    R Teyssou
    Sanofi Pasteur Lyon, France
    Med Trop (Mars) 69:333-4. 2009
    ..The disease is transmitted through the bites of mosquitoes belonging to the Aedes genus, mainly Aedes aegypti. However A...
  31. doi Oviposition-altering and ovicidal potentials of five essential oils against female adults of the dengue vector, Aedes aegypti L
    Radhika Warikoo
    Department of Zoology, Acharya Narendra Dev College University of Delhi, New Delhi 110019, India
    Parasitol Res 109:1125-31. 2011
    ..nardus), and celery seed oil (Apium graveolens), were assessed against female adults of the dengue vector, Aedes aegypti L...
  32. pmc Exploring the molecular basis of insecticide resistance in the dengue vector Aedes aegypti: a case study in Martinique Island (French West Indies)
    Sebastien Marcombe
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles LIN, Institut de Recherche Pour le Développement IRD Montpellier, France
    BMC Genomics 10:494. 2009
    The yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti is a major vector of dengue and hemorrhagic fevers, causing up to 100 million dengue infections every year...
  33. doi Characterisation of DDT and pyrethroid resistance in Trinidad and Tobago populations of Aedes aegypti
    K A Polson
    The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
    Bull Entomol Res 101:435-41. 2011
    Insecticide resistance is an important factor in the effectiveness of Aedes aegypti control and the related spread of dengue...
  34. pmc Gene flow, subspecies composition, and dengue virus-2 susceptibility among Aedes aegypti collections in Senegal
    Massamba Sylla
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e408. 2009
    Aedes aegypti, the "yellow fever mosquito", is the primary vector to humans of the four serotypes of dengue viruses (DENV1-4) and yellow fever virus (YFV) and is a known vector of Chikungunya virus...
  35. ncbi Field evaluation of the efficacy of proprietary repellent formulations with IR3535 and picaridin against Aedes aegypti
    T J Naucke
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology IMMIP, University Clinic Bonn, Sigmund Freud Street 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Parasitol Res 101:169-77. 2007
    ..The tests were conducted in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on field populations of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. The concentration of the active substances ranged from 10% to 20%...
  36. ncbi [Morphology and cytochemistry of Aedes aegypti's cell cultures (Diptera: Culicidae) and susceptibility to Leishmania panamensis (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae)]
    Alfonso Arturo Miranda
    Grupo de Microscopia y Análisis de Imágenes, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Av Calle 26 N degrees 51 60 Bogotá, Colombia
    Rev Biol Trop 56:447-58. 2008
    Morphology and cytochemistry of Aedes aegypti's cell cultures (Diptera: Culicidae) and susceptibility to Leishmania panamensis (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae)...
  37. ncbi Effect of Novaluron (Rimon 10 EC) on the mosquitoes Anopheles albimanus, Anopheles pseudopunctipennis, Aedes aegypti, Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus from Chiapas, Mexico
    J I Arredondo-Jimenez
    Centro de Investigacion de Paludismo, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico
    Med Vet Entomol 20:377-87. 2006
    ..albimanus Wiedemann (Diptera: Culicidae) and Anopheles pseudopunctipennis Theobald, the dengue vectors Aedes aegypti (L) and Aedes albopictus Skuse and the nuisance mosquito Culex quinquefasciatus Say...
  38. doi Oviposition strategies adopted by gravid Aedes aegypti (L.) (Diptera: Culicidae) as detected by ovitraps in Trinidad, West Indies (2002-2006)
    D D Chadee
    Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies
    Acta Trop 111:279-83. 2009
    b>Aedes aegypti oviposition strategies were studied weekly over a period of 5 years (2002-2006) in Curepe, Trinidad using modified ovitraps...
  39. ncbi Larvicidal efficacy and biological stability of a botanical natural product, zedoary oil-impregnated sand granules, against Aedes aegypti (Diptera, Culicidae)
    Daruna Champakaew
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, 50200, Thailand
    Parasitol Res 100:729-37. 2007
    ..88%), 1,8-cineole (8.93%), and 7-zingiberene (7.84%) as major constituents. Larvicidal efficacy against Aedes aegypti mosquitoes of zedoary oil and its formulated preparation, zedoary oil-impregnated sand granules, were ..
  40. ncbi [Evaluation of the triflumuron and the mixture of Bacillus thuringiensis plus Bacillus sphaericus for control of the immature stages of Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) in catch basins]
    Gloria I Giraldo-Calderón
    Unidad de Entomología Médica, Centro Internacional de Entrenamiento e Investigaciones Medicas CIDEIM, Cali, Colombia
    Biomedica 28:224-33. 2008
    In Cali, Colombia, catch basins (streetside storm drains) are one of the main larval habitats of Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus...
  41. doi Effects of extract of soapnut Sapindus emarginatus on esterases and phosphatases of the vector mosquito, Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Arunagirinathan Koodalingam
    Laboratory of Pathobiology, Department of Zoology, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai, India
    Acta Trop 118:27-36. 2011
    ..of the aqueous kernel extract to kill all the developmental stages of three important vector mosquito species, Aedes aegypti, Anopheles stephensi and Culex quinquefasciatus...
  42. pmc The RNA interference pathway affects midgut infection- and escape barriers for Sindbis virus in Aedes aegypti
    Cynthia C H Khoo
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    BMC Microbiol 10:130. 2010
    The RNA interference (RNAi) pathway acts as an innate antiviral immune response in Aedes aegypti, modulating arbovirus infection of mosquitoes. Sindbis virus (SINV; family: Togaviridae, genus: Alphavirus) is an arbovirus that infects Ae...
  43. doi Insecticide resistance status of Aedes aegypti in 10 localities in Colombia
    Clara B Ocampo
    Centro Internacional de Entrenamiento e Investigaciones Medicas, Carrera, Cali, Colombia
    Acta Trop 118:37-44. 2011
    ..In order to establish a baseline susceptibility profile of Aedes aegypti in the southwest of Colombia, 10 localities in four Departments (States) were evaluated...
  44. ncbi P-type Na+/K+-ATPase and V-type H+-ATPase expression patterns in the osmoregulatory organs of larval and adult mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Marjorie L Patrick
    Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521 0146, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:4638-51. 2006
    ..patterns of P-type Na(+)/K(+)-ATPase and V-type H(+)-ATPase in the larval and adult forms of the mosquito Aedes aegypti and provides insight into their relative importance in ion transport function of key osmoregulatory organs...
  45. ncbi Spread, establishment & prevalence of dengue vector Aedes aegypti (L.) in Konkan region, Maharashtra, India
    P V Fulmali
    National Institute of Virology, ICMR, Pune, India
    Indian J Med Res 127:589-601. 2008
    b>Aedes aegypti (L...
  46. doi The effect of shade on the container index and pupal productivity of the mosquitoes Aedes aegypti and Culex pipiens breeding in artificial containers
    D Vezzani
    Departamento de Ecologia, Genetica y Evolucion, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Med Vet Entomol 23:78-84. 2009
    ..Therefore, the objectives were to identify the months of highest pupal productivity of Aedes aegypti (L.) and Culex pipiens L...
  47. doi Screening of dengue virus in field-caught Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) by one-step SYBR green-based reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction assay during 2004-2007 in Southern Taiwan
    Chien Fu Chen
    Research and Diagnostic Center, Centers for Disease Control, Department of Health, Taipei, Taiwan
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:1017-25. 2010
    ..A total of 92,892 Aedes aegypti (43,133 females and 49,759 males) and 79,315 Aedes albopictus (57,319 females and 21,996 males) adults were ..
  48. ncbi Sequential deposition of yolk components during oogenesis in an insect, Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)
    H Briegel
    Institute of Zoology, University of Zurich, 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Insect Physiol 49:249-60. 2003
    Vitellogenesis in Aedes aegypti of uniform body size was followed at 27 degrees C in narrow time intervals throughout their first reproductive cycle by measuring the length, diameter, and volume of follicles and oocytes, the latter as an ..
  49. pmc A dengue receptor as possible genetic marker of vector competence in Aedes aegypti
    Ricardo F Mercado-Curiel
    Department of Genetics and Molecular Biology, Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional Ave Instituto Politécnico Nacional 2508 Col San Pedro Zacatenco, C P 07360, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    BMC Microbiol 8:118. 2008
    ..Notwithstanding studies of Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) that influence the ability of Aedes aegypti midgut (MG) to become infected with dengue virus (DENV), no study to date has been undertaken to identify ..
  50. ncbi Incidence and diel pattern of oviposition outdoors of the mosquito, Aedes aegypti (L.) (Diptera: Culicidae) in Trinidad, W.I. in relation to solar aspect
    P S Corbet
    Department of Biological Sciences, The University, Dundee
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 84:63-78. 1990
    The incidence and diel patterns of oviposition of domestic Aedes aegypti in Trinidad, West Indies during the middle of the wet season (July and August) was compared, using modified ovitraps, in unshaded peridomestic outdoor sites facing ..
  51. ncbi Factors influencing the duration of blood-feeding by laboratory-reared and wild Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) from Trinidad, West Indies
    D D Chadee
    Insect Vector and Control Division, Ministry of Health, St Joseph, Trinidad
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 91:199-207. 1997
    The time taken by Aedes aegypti to take a bloodmeal was determined under laboratory and field conditions in Trinidad...
  52. doi Impact of pre-seasonal focal treatment on population densities of the mosquito Aedes aegypti in Trinidad, West Indies: a preliminary study
    D D Chadee
    Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies
    Acta Trop 109:236-40. 2009
    A new pre-seasonal focal treatment strategy against Aedes aegypti L. (Diptera: Culicidae) mosquitoes is described for the first time...
  53. ncbi [Evaluation of an educational module on dengue and Aedes aegypti for schoolchildren in Honduras]
    Gustavo Adolfo Avila Montes
    Region Metropolitana, Secretaria de Salud, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 16:84-94. 2004
    ..intended to promote behavioral changes in the mothers of those students that would lead to the safe handling of water, adequate disposal of trash, and control of household breeding sites of Aedes aegypti, the mosquito vector for dengue.
  54. ncbi Molecular and evolutionary analysis of two divergent subfamilies of a novel miniature inverted repeat transposable element in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti
    Z Tu
    Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 17:1313-25. 2000
    A novel family of miniature inverted repeat transposable elements (MITEs) named Pony was discovered in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti...
  55. pmc Effects of a five-year citywide intervention program to control Aedes aegypti and prevent dengue outbreaks in northern Argentina
    Ricardo E Gürtler
    Laboratorio de Eco Epidemiología, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e427. 2009
    ..Dengue has propagated widely through the Americas. Most countries have not been able to maintain permanent larval mosquito control programs, and the long-term effects of control actions have rarely been documented...
  56. ncbi Characterization of Aedes Dredd: a novel initiator caspase from the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti
    Dawn M Cooper
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 37:559-69. 2007
    ..Here we describe the identification and characterization of Aedes Dredd (AeDredd), a novel caspase in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti...
  57. ncbi Distribution of dengue virus types in Aedes aegypti in dengue endemic districts of Rajasthan, India
    Bennet Angel
    Desert Medicine Research Centre ICMR, Jodhpur, India
    Indian J Med Res 129:665-8. 2009
    ..We therefore carried out a study on different dengue virus types as occurring in field collected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes from four dengue endemic districts of Rajasthan, India.
  58. ncbi [Community participation in the control of Aedes aegypti: opinions of the population in one section of Havana, Cuba]
    Lizet Sanchez
    Departamento de Bioestadística y Computación, Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 15:19-25. 2004
    To analyze opinions on community participation held by residents of one section of the city of Havana, Cuba, in order to identify key criteria to use in preparing a participatory strategy for controlling the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
  59. ncbi Vector competence of Aedes aegypti (L.) and Culex quinquefasciatus (Say) for Dirofilaria immitis (Leidy)
    Sonthaya Tiawsirisup
    Division of Parasitology, Department of Veterinary Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:110-4. 2006
    This study was performed to examine the vector competence of Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus for Dirofilaria immitis. Eleven individual experiments were conducted in this study. Nonthaburi and Udon Thani strains of Ae...
  60. ncbi Potential development of temephos resistance in Aedes aegypti related to its mechanism and susceptibility to dengue virus
    Pungasem Paeporn
    Insecticide Research Unit, Department of Medical Entomology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 34:136-41. 2003
    The addition of temephos to water containers as a larvicide against Aedes aegypti was commonly used as a part of DHF control programs...
  61. doi Enzymes-based resistant mechanism in pyrethroid resistant and susceptible Aedes aegypti strains from northern Thailand
    Puckavadee Somwang
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Parasitol Res 109:531-7. 2011
    Previous studies have shown that permethrin resistance in our selected PMD-R strain of Aedes aegypti from Chiang Mai, Thailand, was associated with a homozygous mutation in the knockdown resistance (kdr) gene and other mechanisms...
  62. ncbi Horizontal and vertical dispersal of dengue vector mosquitoes, Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus, in Singapore
    C Liew
    Environmental Health Institute, National Environment Agency, Singapore
    Med Vet Entomol 18:351-60. 2004
    To study the dispersal of dengue vector mosquitoes in Singapore, females of Aedes aegypti (L...
  63. pmc Seasonal profiles of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) larval habitats in an urban area of Costa Rica with a history of mosquito control
    Adriana Troyo
    Global Public Health Program, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, 12500 SW 152 St Building A, Miami, FL 33177, USA
    J Vector Ecol 33:76-88. 2008
    ..Control of Aedes aegypti populations through source reduction is still considered the most effective way of prevention and control, ..
  64. ncbi Effects of different pyrethroids on landing behavior of female Aedes aegypti, Anopheles quadrimaculatus, and Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Miriam F Cooperband
    Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology, USDA ARS, 1600 SW 23rd Drive, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:292-306. 2009
    Mosquitoes from three genera, Aedes aegypti L...
  65. pmc Characterizing the Aedes aegypti population in a Vietnamese village in preparation for a Wolbachia-based mosquito control strategy to eliminate dengue
    Jason A L Jeffery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research and Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e552. 2009
    ..obligate intracellular bacteria Wolbachia, called wMelPop, is seen as a promising new tool for the control of Aedes aegypti. However, developing a vector control strategy based on the release of mosquitoes transinfected with wMelPop ..
  66. ncbi Winter intervention against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in subterranean habitats slows surface recolonization in summer
    B H Kay
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research and University of Queensland Tropical Health Program, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Australia
    J Med Entomol 39:356-61. 2002
    At semiarid Charters Towers, north Queensland, Australia, the importance of Aedes aegypti (L.) in wells was assessed in relation to the colonization of surface habitats during the wet season...
  67. ncbi Structural, genomic, and phylogenetic analysis of Lian, a novel family of non-LTR retrotransposons in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti
    Z Tu
    Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 15:837-53. 1998
    A retrotransposon named Lian-Aa1 was discovered in an intron of an AaHR3-1 gene of the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti...
  68. ncbi Efficient transformation of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti using the piggyBac transposable element vector pBac[3xP3-EGFP afm]
    V Kokoza
    Department of Entomology and Program in Genetics and Cell and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 31:1137-43. 2001
    We report efficient germ-line transformation in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti accomplished using the piggyBac transposable element vector pBac[3xP3-EGFP afm]...
  69. pmc The Juan non-LTR retrotransposon in mosquitoes: genomic impact, vertical transmission and indications of recent and widespread activity
    James K Biedler
    Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 7:112. 2007
    ..Being a non-site specific non-LTR, Juan offers an opportunity to further investigate the hypothesis that non-LTRs are genomic elements that are primarily vertically transmitted...
  70. ncbi Community-centred approach for the control of Aedes spp. in a peri-urban zone in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands using temephos
    A N Shriram
    Regional Medical Research Centre, Indian Council of Medical Research ICMR, Post Bag 13, Port Blair 744101, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India
    Natl Med J India 22:116-20. 2009
    ..From the entomological point of view, dengue and chikungunya are hard to control due to the high prevalence of Aedes aegypti in both urban and rural areas...
  71. ncbi [Establishment of the feeding methodology of Aedes aegypti (Diptera-Culicidae) in Swiss mice and evaluation of the toxicity and residual effect of essential oil from Tagetes minuta L (Asteraceae), in populations of Aedes aegypti]
    Waldemir Pereira Lima
    Faculdade de Medicina de Sao Jose do Rio Preto, Sao Jose do Rio Preto, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 42:638-41. 2009
    The objectives here were to develop a procedure for feeding females of Aedes aegypti that does not cause stress in Swiss mice and to evaluate the toxicity and residual effect of essential oil from Tagetes minuta L...
  72. pmc Structure of an odorant-binding protein from the mosquito Aedes aegypti suggests a binding pocket covered by a pH-sensitive "Lid"
    Ney Ribeiro Leite
    Centro de Biotecnologia Molecular Estrutural, Instituto de Fisica de Sao Carlos, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Carlos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 4:e8006. 2009
    The yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is the primary vector for the viruses that cause yellow fever, mostly in tropical regions of Africa and in parts of South America, and human dengue, which infects 100 million people yearly in the ..
  73. pmc Quantitative trait loci mapping of genome regions controlling permethrin resistance in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Karla Saavedra-Rodriguez
    Department of Microbiology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1685, USA
    Genetics 180:1137-52. 2008
    The mosquito Aedes aegypti is the principal vector of dengue and yellow fever flaviviruses. Permethrin is an insecticide used to suppress Ae...
  74. pmc Direct sequencing and expression analysis of a large number of miRNAs in Aedes aegypti and a multi-species survey of novel mosquito miRNAs
    Song Li
    Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    BMC Genomics 10:581. 2009
    ..They are also implicated in control of viral infection as well as innate immunity. Direct experimental evidence for mosquito miRNAs has been recently reported in anopheline mosquitoes based on small-scale cloning efforts...
  75. pmc Alkalinization in the isolated and perfused anterior midgut of the larval mosquito, Aedes aegypti
    Horst Onken
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY 10301, USA
    J Insect Sci 8:1-20. 2008
    In the present study, isolated midguts of larval Aedes aegypti L. (Diptera: Culicidae) were mounted on perfusion pipettes and bathed in high buffer mosquito saline...
  76. ncbi Potential of laticifer fluids for inhibiting Aedes aegypti larval development: evidence for the involvement of proteolytic activity
    Marcio V Ramos
    Departamento de Biologia, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brasil, 60451 970
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 104:805-12. 2009
    ..R.Br. is highly toxic to the egg hatching and larval development of Aedes aegypti L...
  77. doi Larvicidal activity of Asarum heterotropoides root constituents against insecticide-susceptible and -resistant Culex pipiens pallens and Aedes aegypti and Ochlerotatus togoi
    Haribalan Perumalsamy
    Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 921, Republic of Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 58:10001-6. 2010
    ..heterotropoides root to third instar larvae from insecticide-susceptible Culex pipiens pallens (KS-CP strain), Aedes aegypti, and Ochlerotatus togoi as well as field-collected C. p...
  78. pmc Cloning, characterization, and expression of microRNAs from the Asian malaria mosquito, Anopheles stephensi
    Edward Andrew Mead
    Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:244. 2008
    ..An. stephensi is the most important malaria vector in Asia and it is becoming a model Anopheline species for physiological and genetics studies...
  79. doi Larvicidal and oviposition-altering activity of monoterpenoids, trans-anithole and rosemary oil to the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Ranil Waliwitiya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada
    Pest Manag Sci 65:241-8. 2009
    b>Aedes aegypti L. is the major vector of dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever...
  80. doi Bioefficacy of Plumbago zeylanica (Plumbaginaceae) and Cestrum nocturnum (Solanaceae) plant extracts against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicide) and nontarget fish Poecilia reticulata
    Chandrashekhar D Patil
    School of Life Sciences, North Maharashtra University, P O Box 80, Jalgaon, 425001, Maharashtra, India
    Parasitol Res 108:1253-63. 2011
    ..Cestrum nocturnum have been tested for larvicidal activity against second, third, and fourth instar larvae of Aedes aegypti. The LC(50) values of all the extracts in different solvents of both the plants were less than 50 ppm (15...
  81. ncbi [Cross resistance to pyrethroids in Aedes aegypti from Cuba induced by the selection with organophosphate malathion]
    María Magdalena Rodríguez
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Rev Cubana Med Trop 55:105-11. 2003
    A strain from Aedes aegypti (L) collected in the municipality of Santiago de Cuba with low levels of resistance to malathion (1...
  82. ncbi Brugia malayi and Brugia pahangi: transmission blocking activity of ivermectin and brugian filarial infections in Aedes aegypti
    U R Rao
    College of Public Health, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of South Florida, Tampa
    Exp Parasitol 71:259-66. 1990
    ..After different time intervals, Aedes aegypti mosquitoes were fed on treated or untreated jirds...
  83. ncbi Organophosphate resistance in Trinidad and Tobago strains of Aedes aegypti
    Karen A Polson
    The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 26:403-10. 2010
    b>Aedes aegypti larvae from 8 sites in Trinidad and 1 in Tobago were assayed against temephos, malathion, and fenthion using the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention time-mortality-based bioassay method...
  84. pmc Aedes aegypti uses RNA interference in defense against Sindbis virus infection
    Corey L Campbell
    Arthropod borne Infectious Diseases Laboratory Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
    BMC Microbiol 8:47. 2008
    RNA interference (RNAi) is an important anti-viral defense mechanism. The Aedes aegypti genome encodes RNAi component orthologs, however, most populations of this mosquito are readily infected by, and subsequently transmit flaviviruses ..
  85. doi Effects of serotonergic agents on survival and hemolymph composition of the larval mosquito Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae, L.) in vivo: does serotonin regulate hemolymph acid-base homeostasis?
    T M Clark
    Indiana University South Bend, 46634 1700, USA
    J Exp Biol 212:3728-36. 2009
    The role of serotonin in the regulation of larval Aedes aegypti hemolymph composition was investigated in vivo using two reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), alaproclate HCl and 6-nitroquipazine maleate, and the receptor antagonist methiothepin ..
  86. doi Prodigiosin produced by Serratia marcescens NMCC46 as a mosquito larvicidal agent against Aedes aegypti and Anopheles stephensi
    Chandrashekhar D Patil
    School of Life Sciences, North Maharashtra University, Post Box 80, Jalgaon, 425001 Maharashtra, India
    Parasitol Res 109:1179-87. 2011
    ..mosquito larvicidal potential of microbial pigment prodigiosin produced by Serratia marcescens NMCC46 against Aedes aegypti and Anopheles stephensi. The pigment of S...
  87. ncbi The salivary adenosine deaminase activity of the mosquitoes Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti
    J M Ribeiro
    Medical Entomology Section, Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, 4 Center Drive, Room 4 126, Bethesda, MD 20892 0425, USA
    J Exp Biol 204:2001-10. 2001
    ..Prompted by this result, we found high ADA activities in two culicine mosquitoes, Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti, but not in the anopheline Anopheles gambiae...
  88. ncbi Growth characteristics of ChimeriVax-DEN2 vaccine virus in Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes
    Barbara W Johnson
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:260-5. 2002
    ..The potential of ChimeriVax-DEN2 virus to infect and be transmitted by Aedes aegypti, the principal DEN and YF virus mosquito vector, and Aedes albopictus, a species that occurs in areas of ..
  89. ncbi Vector competence of Brazilian Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus for a Brazilian yellow fever virus isolate
    Barbara W Johnson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 96:611-3. 2002
    Because the potential urban yellow fever (YF) mosquito vectors Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus are at historical highs in Brazil, both in terms of density and geographical range, we assessed the risk of an urban YF epidemic in Brazil...
  90. ncbi [Household water reservoirs and control of Aedes aegypti]
    Oswaldo Paulo Forattini
    Núcleo de Pesquisa Taxonômica e Sistemática, Departamento de Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 37:676-7. 2003
    Water reservoirs for domestic use are important sites for the development of Aedes aegypti. In poor areas, these reservoirs are often located outdoors upon flat rooftops...
  91. ncbi Comparative toxicity effect of bush tea leaves (Hyptis suaveolens) and orange peel (Citrus sinensis) oil extract on larvae of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti
    A A S Amusan
    Department of Biological Sciences, College of Natural Science, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Tanzan Health Res Bull 7:174-8. 2005
    ..and bush tea leaves (Hyptis suaveolens) were compared for their toxicity effect on the larvae of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti collected from disused tyres beside College of Natural Sciences building University of ..
  92. ncbi Molecular cloning, phylogeny and localization of AgNHA1: the first Na+/H+ antiporter (NHA) from a metazoan, Anopheles gambiae
    Mark R Rheault
    The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, University of Florida, 9505 Ocean Shore Boulevard, St Augustine, FL 32080, USA
    J Exp Biol 210:3848-61. 2007
    ..cation proton antiporter 2 (CPA2) subfamily and cluster in an exclusive clade of genes with high identity from Aedes aegypti, Drosophila melanogaster, D. pseudoobscura, Apis mellifera and Tribolium castaneum...
  93. ncbi [Pathogenic effect of 3 parasitic nematodes in Aedes aegypti larvae under laboratory conditions in Cuba]
    Jinnay Rodríguez Rodríguez
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri IPK, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Rev Cubana Med Trop 57:219-22. 2005
    ..Strelkovimermis spiculatus Poinar and Camino, 1986, was evaluated at different application doses in larvae of Aedes aegypti. For each experimental unit, one hundred second instar larvae of this mosquitoe were infested with ..
  94. doi A stochastic spatial dynamical model for Aedes aegypti
    Marcelo Otero
    Department of Physics, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Bull Math Biol 70:1297-325. 2008
    We develop a stochastic spatial model for Aedes aegypti populations based on the life cycle of the mosquito and its dispersal. Our validation corresponds to a monitoring study performed in Buenos Aires...
  95. doi Rapid identification of virus-carrying mosquitoes using reverse transcription-loop-mediated isothermal amplification
    Namal Perera
    National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Inada cho, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    J Virol Methods 156:32-6. 2009
    ..isothermal amplification (RT-LAMP) assay was developed to detect virus in vector mosquitoes (Aedes aegypti) using the Flock House Virus (FHV) as a model...
  96. doi Novel virus discovery in field-collected mosquito larvae using an improved system for rapid determination of viral RNA sequences (RDV ver4.0)
    Takuya Yamao
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Fukuoka University, Nanakuma, Fukuoka, Japan
    Arch Virol 154:153-8. 2009
    ..A novel virus, which was isolated from field-collected Aedes aegypti larvae in the Phasi Charoen district of Thailand using C6/36 cells, was identified using the RDV ver4...
  97. doi The effect of predatory fish exudates on the ovipostional behaviour of three mosquito species: Culex quinquefasciatus, Aedes aegypti and Culex tarsalis
    A R Van Dam
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, California, USA
    Med Vet Entomol 22:399-404. 2008
    Three mosquito species, Culex tarsalis Coquillett, Culex quinquefasciatus Say and Aedes aegypti L...
  98. ncbi An ecosystemic approach to evaluating ecological, socioeconomic and group dynamics affecting the prevalence of Aedes aegypti in two Colombian towns
    Juliana Quintero
    Centro de Estudios e Investigación en Salud, Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota, Bogota, Colombia
    Cad Saude Publica 25:S93-103. 2009
    ..The presence of low water containers increases seven-fold the risk of finding immature forms of Aedes aegypti in the household (OR = 7.5; 95%CI: 1.7-32.2)...
  99. pmc Parasporal body formation via overexpression of the Cry10Aa toxin of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis, and Cry10Aa-Cyt1Aa synergism
    Alejandro Hernández-Soto
    Centro de Investigacion en Biologia Celular y Molecular, Ciudad de la Investigación, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:4661-7. 2009
    ..Bioassays against fourth-instar larvae of Aedes aegypti of spore-crystal complex and pure crystals of Cry10Aa gave estimated 50% lethal concentrations of 2,061 ng/ml ..
  100. doi The development of predictive tools for pre-emptive dengue vector control: a study of Aedes aegypti abundance and meteorological variables in North Queensland, Australia
    Aishah H Azil
    Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1190-7. 2010
    ..To describe the meteorological influences on adult dengue vector abundance in Australia for the development of predictive models to trigger pre-emptive control operation...
  101. pmc The amino- and carboxyl-terminal fragments of the Bacillus thuringensis Cyt1Aa toxin have differential roles in toxin oligomerization and pore formation
    Claudia Rodríguez-Almazán
    Instituto de Biotecnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Apdo Postal 510 3, Cuernavaca 62250, Morelos, Mexico
    Biochemistry 50:388-96. 2011
    ..vitro hemolytic activity of Cyt1Aa in red blood cells and the in vivo insecticidal activity of Cyt1Aa against Aedes aegypti larvae. In addition, the N-terminal region is able to induce aggregation of the Cyt1Aa toxin in solution...

Research Grants71

  1. Genetic Analysis of Mosquito Metamorphosis
    James T Nishiura; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..These include the sequencing of the Anopheles gambiae[19], Aedes aegypti [20] and Culex pipiens genomes[21], developing techniques to produce stable transgenic mosquitoes [22-32], the ..
  2. Edward D Walker; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..for study, we have now positioned our research to explore analogous relationships with the dengue virus vector Aedes aegypti. Several specific aims provide the research framework...
  3. Physical mapping of Aedes aegypti genome
    Maria Sharakhova; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is the primary global vector for dengue virus transmission...
  4. Analysis of the functions of axon guidance genes during vector mosquito developme
    MOLLY DUMAN SCHEEL; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..These studies will include the yellow and dengue fever virus vector Aedes aegypti, as well as the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae...
  5. William C Black; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..Current control measures used against the primary dengue virus (DENV) mosquito vector, Aedes aegypti, include source reduction to control juveniles and space spraying to control adults...
  6. Molecular genetic control of the immature female mosquito vector
    Helen Benes; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We will test this hypothesis in Anopheles gambiae and Aedes aegypti by the following Specific Aims. Aim 1: Block development of, and kill, the immature female Ae...
  7. Development of an autodissemination station for control of mosquito vectors
    Yi Wang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..using autodissemination in a novel device for operational mosquito control against both Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti. Prototype autodissemination devices, or "stations," will be conceived, designed and evaluated for control of ..
  8. Examination of Odorant Receptors in Vector Mosquitoes
    Laurence J Zwiebel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in the principal African malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto and the arbovirus vector Aedes aegypti. An increased understanding of olfactory mechanisms and their underlying chemical cues in these systems may ..
  9. Identification of bacteria-associated cues that regulate hatching of Aedes aegypt
    Loganathan Ponnusamy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The mosquito Aedes aegypti is the primary vector of human viruses causing dengue and yellow fever, diseases of global public health importance...
  10. William C Black; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..is to provide critical training in modern approaches for control of the dengue virus (DENV1-4) mosquito vector Aedes aegypti and subsequent prevention of epidemic dengue fever (DF) and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF)...
  11. Fitness and Virulence of Dengue Virus in the Context of Changing Host Immunity
    Eva Harris; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..genomics and then defined experimentally in relevant in vitro assays, established mouse models, and Aedes aegypti mosquitoes...
  12. Anandasankar Ray; Fiscal Year: 2014
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Aedes aegypti mosquitoes transmit Dengue and Yellow Fever virus, and Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes transmit the West Nile virus and filarial parasite Wuchereria bancrofti to hundreds of millions ..
  13. Yellow Fever/Dengue Virus Competence in Aedes aegypt aegypti/formosus in Senegal
    William C Black; Fiscal Year: 2013
    b>Aedes aegypti sensu latu (s.l.) is the primary vector to humans of yellow fever virus (YFV) and the four serotypes of dengue virus (DENV1-4)...
  14. Fred Gould; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..The principal vector of dengue virus is the mosquito, Aedes aegypti, that lives in close association with humans and feed on human blood...
  15. Manipulation of stem cell activity and cell death by intracellular bacteria
    Horacio M Frydman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..melanogaster, Culex pipiens and Aedes aegypti. 2. Investigate the effect of infection on stem cell division with different Wolbachia strain-host species. 3...
  16. Use of cell phones for field data capture in a Dengue Decision Support System
    Saul Lozano Fuentes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..a subcontract to UAY will accompany SSY teams during field surveillance and control of the dengue virus vector Aedes aegypti and duplicate data captured by SSY on paper forms through electronic data capture using cell phones equipped ..
  17. Mariano A Garcia-Blanco; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..innovative interdisciplinary approach to discover and develop small molecules (compounds) that can render the Aedes aegypti vector mosquito resistant to the virus and thereby incapable of transmitting disease...
  18. Aedes anti-dengue immunity
    GEORGE DIMOPOULOS DIMOPOULOS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..goal of the PIs research is to elucidate, at the molecular level, the immune responses of the mosquito vector Aedes aegypti to infection with a range of viral pathogens, including those that could be used as agents for bioterrorism...
  19. Invasive Aedes Mosquitoes and Dengue in Brazil
    Leon Philip Lounibos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..as a serious health problem in the tropical Americas late in the 20th century following the resurgence of Aedes aegypti and the failure of an earlier eradication campaign to quash this invasive vector species...
  20. Dengue Virus Determinants of Virulence and Transmission
    Rebeca Rico Hesse; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..project is to characterize the relationship between dengue serotype 2 (DEN-2) viruses and their main vector, Aedes aegypti mosquitoes...
  21. PHYSIOLOGY OF INSECT AMINO ACID TRANSPORT
    Dmitri Y Boudko; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..analyze the impacts of pharmacogenetic NAT suppression in two model vector mosquitoes, Anopheles gambiae and Aedes aegypti. This project will be accomplished through the pursuit of four specific aims: (1st) To explore NAT regulation ..
  22. POPULATION GENETICS OF AEDES AEGYPTI IN THE WEST INDIES
    David Severson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..is the increase in population after insecticide due to expansion of a resistant population or due to immigration from other sites. ..
  23. Malcolm J Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..They are transmitted to human populations by a single mosquito species, Aedes aegypti. Effective human vaccines are not yet available for CHIK, and DENV, and the re-emergence of YFV as a lethal ..
  24. A Lorena Passarelli; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..involved in midgut escape will be evaluated by RNA interference, arbovirus transducing systems, and transgenic Aedes aegypti mosquitoes by silencing or overexpressing target genes;and (3) the contribution of apoptosis and key apoptotic ..
  25. Zach N Adelman; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..We have described the generation and validation of a transgenic strain of Aedes aegypti that "senses" the status of the RNAi pathway, through which we have shown that the genes Dcr-2 and Ago-2, but ..
  26. The Neuropeptide Control of Mosquito Host-Seeking Behavior
    Jeff Liesch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are the principal vectors for several human diseases including Dengue Fever, which generates ~50 million cases per year and places 2.5 billion people at risk (17)...
  27. Recombination-mediated cassette exchange in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes
    Zach N Adelman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..ability to resist intramolecular recombination i cis and promote RMCE in the embryos of the dengue vector Aedes aegypti and the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae;(2) generate transgenic docking strains based on the best candidate ..
  28. Kacey C Ernst; Fiscal Year: 2015
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are the primary vector for dengue, yellow fever and chikungunya. The vector is present in most urban communities stretching along the U.S...
  29. On the Edge: Aedes aegypti dynamics on the boundary of its natural range.
    Kacey C Ernst; Fiscal Year: 2011
    b>Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are the primary vector for dengue, yellow fever and chikungunya. The vector is present in most urban communities stretching along the U.S.-Mexico border yet dengue transmission has only been noted in two U.S...
  30. Cationic Amino Acid Transport in Mosquitoes
    Immo Alex Hansen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..the molecular characterization of the cationic amino acid (AA) translocation system in the fat body of the Yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti, the principle vector for Dengue fever...
  31. Dispersal and Phylogeography of Aedes aegypti
    SABINE LOEW; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..the spatial distribution of genetic variation at mitochondrial and micro-satellite loci for the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, in South Florida...
  32. Reproductive interference between invasive Aedes vectors
    Leon Philip Lounibos; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..important arboviral diseases, are transmitted to humans predominantly by the widespread invasive mosquitoes, Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. Following its broad diaspora during the last three decades from Asia, A...
  33. MARIANA FEDERICA WOLFNER; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..the male seminal fluid proteins (SFPs) of two major disease vectors of dengue and Chikungunya viruses: the yellow fever mosquito (Aedes aegypti) and the Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus)...
  34. VECTOR ADAPTATION AND DENGUE EMERGENCE
    Scott Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..However, dengue (DEN) virus is an important exception that relies only on a human vertebrate reservoir and Aedes aegypti or Ae. albopictus mosquito vectors...
  35. BLOCKING DENGUE TRANSMISSION BY TRANSGENIC AEDES AEGYPTI
    KENNETH OLSON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..has identified gene-based, virus-specific, effector RNAs that profoundly alter the vector competence of Aedes aegypti for transmission of DEN viruses...
  36. MOLECULAR DETERMINANTS OF DENGUE EPIDEMIC POTENTIAL
    Barry Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The vector mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is hyperendemic, and another major vector, Aedes albopictus, is invading the country and may exacerbate the ..
  37. PATRICIA YOLANDA SCARAFFIA; Fiscal Year: 2014
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We have reported that Aedes aegypti female mosquitoes possess a remarkable biological system to survive toxic ammonia concentrations released by blood meal digestion using previously unknown metabolic ..
  38. ALEXANDER SIMEON RAIKHEL; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..female reproduction;the juvenile hormone regulatory cascade governing the post-eclosion development of the Aedes aegypti female fat body (FB;the tissue essential for egg development) will be investigated by means of transcriptome, ..
  39. DENGUE CONTROL IN MOSQUITOES BY SINGLE CHAIN ANTIBODIES
    KENNETH OLSON; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The principal vector of DEN disease, Aedes aegypti, has spread throughout these tropical regions...
  40. PHYSIOLOGY OF INSECT POTASSIUM ION TRANSPORT
    William Harvey; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..sexta to study midgut alkalinization in a disease vector model, Aedes aegypti. The hypothesis is that the high pH of both caterpillar and mosquito midgut is generated by an H+ ..
  41. Filariasis Research Resource Center
    KAPLAN RAY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Colonies of the mosquito Aedes aegypti, (Liverpool strain) are also required to be maintained for the production of the ineffective larvae...
  42. Immo Alex Hansen; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..several important questions regarding nutrient transport and signaling pathways in the fat body of the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti...
  43. Molecular Markers for Anopheles Gambiae Age Grading
    Guiyun Yan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Recently, gene transcriptional profiles were found to be sensitive and reliable for age grading in Aedes aegypti. In order to adapt this new technique to An. gambiae, age-grading calibration models specifically for An...
  44. New Alphavirus Expression Systems in Mosquitoes
    Kenneth E Olson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..sequence information and other bioinformatics are available for three major vector species (Anopheles gambiae, Aedes aegypti and Culex pipiens)...
  45. Kristen A Bernard; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..preliminary studies have narrowed the possible candidates to two protein families found in Culex tarsalis and Aedes aegypti, but not in Anopheles gambiae...
  46. Functional Domains of Bacillus thuringiensis Endotoxins
    DONALD DEAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..of action of several mosquitocidal proteins against key pestiferous mosquito species, Anopheles gambiae, Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefaciatus. The main mosquitocidal toxins of interest are the toxins of B. thuringiensis var...
  47. DEFENSIN GENE REGULATION AND MOSQUITO VECTOR COMPETENCE
    Bruce Christensen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): Defensins are the predominant immune peptide produced by Aedes aegypti in response to microbial insult, and a growing amount of data suggest this molecule, either alone or in concert ..
  48. Michael S Diamond; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..has the potential to spread globally because of the distribution and abundance of its primary mosquito vector, Aedes aegypti. During recent outbreaks, more severe forms of CHIKV infection were observed including encephalopathy and ..
  49. Receptors and Neurons Mediating Acid Taste in Drosophila
    ANUPAMA ARUN DAHANUKAR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..acid taste in Drosophila, and to identify neurophysiological responses to carboxylic acids in the mosquito, Aedes aegypti. Drosophila is an excellent model to study the fundamental logic by which the taste system is organized in ..
  50. Juvenile Hormone Receptor in Flies and Mosquitoes
    Thomas G Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..approach that will accomplish three specific aims: First, GCE from the well-studied disease vector mosquito Aedes aegypti and from D. melanogaster will be isolated and tested for high affinity JH binding...
  51. Gap Junction-mediated Regulation of the V-type H+-ATPase in a Renal Epithelium
    Peter M Piermarini; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..the PI's on-going molecular and physiological studies of the renal (Malpighian) tubules of the mosquito Aedes aegypti, which are a valuable model for studying transepithelial transport that is powered exclusively by the vacuolar ..
  52. Genetic tools for manipulation of mosquitoes
    Susan M Paskewitz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..document the persistence of plasmid DNA and reporter gene activity from the egg to the adult stage in both Aedes aegypti and Anopheles gambiae, following delivery of the plasmids to the staged females...
  53. MICHAEL STRAND; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..Our current award focuses on Aedes aegypti, which is the species we best understand how egg maturation is regulated...
  54. Sarjeet S Gill; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..Importantly Cyt1Aa binds through Cry11A loop domains that are also involved in binding endogenous Aedes aegypti receptor proteins...
  55. MAPPING OF FILARIAL VECTOR COMPETENCE IN AEDES AEGYPTI
    Dennis Knudson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..allowed the identification of discrete genome regions carrying genes determining the susceptibility of the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, to several parasites including the filarial parasite responsible for zoonotic filariasis, ..
  56. Biochemistry of Chorion Hardening in Mosquitoes
    Jianyong Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    DESCRIPTION: Floodwater mosquitoes, such as Aedes aegypti, oviposit on substrates at the edge of water, and the eggs hatch only after being flooded following adequate rainfall...
  57. An epithelial model for V-type H+-ATPase-driven acid-base transport
    Peter M Piermarini; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..explore the mechanisms of acid-base transport in the Malpighian (renal) tubules of the yellow-fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti. He will determine if these tubules represent a valid model system for understanding V-type H+ATPase-driven ..
  58. Jeffrey R Powell; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..by applicant): We have identified more than 40,000 single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in 16 samples of Aedes aegypti from around the world, as well as a sample of its closest relative, Ae. mascarensis...
  59. CHITIN BIOSYNTHESIS AND THE MOSQUITO PERITROPHIC MATRIX
    Bruce Christensen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..aimed at increasing our understanding of midgut chitin biosynthesis required for PM formation in the mosquito, Aedes aegypti. During the previous period of support, studies were initiated on three key enzymes to verify their ..
  60. ENDOCRINOLOGY OF MOSQUITO REPRODUCTION
    ARDEN LEA; Fiscal Year: 1991
    This proposal focuses on the isolation and characterization of regulatory neuropeptides from heads of Aedes aegypti females...
  61. Development of a Yellow Fever Vaccine for Vulnerable Populations
    Ian Amanna; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Although YFV is typically spread by the bite of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, it also represents a viral encephalitide with potential for use as a bioterrorism agent because;1) ..
  62. CONTROL OF URBAN CONTAINER BREEDING ARBROVIRUS VECTORS
    Dawn Wesson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..to be accomplished by personnel at Tulane University is to characterize and map oviposition behavior in Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in the New Orleans area, while monitoring for insecticide susceptibility that might ..
  63. SELECTION OF AEDES AEGYPTI REFRACTORY TO DENGUE VIRUS
    William Black; Fiscal Year: 1999
    The yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is a well known vector of yellow fever (YF) and dengue fever (DEN) flaviviruses. Subspecies and populations of Ae. aegypti vary widely in their ability to transmit flaviviruses...
  64. ENTOMOLOGICAL ASSUMPTIONS OF DENGUE CONTROL
    Thomas Scott; Fiscal Year: 2002
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the applicant's Abstract): Since the abandonment of Aedes aegypti eradication efforts in the late 1960's, the goal of dengue control programs has been to prevent severe forms of disease (DHF/DSS) by reducing ..
  65. INTERFERENCE TO DENGUE VIRUS REPLICATION IN MOSQUITOES
    Carol Blair; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..global emergence of DF and DI-IF as public health concerns is the proliferation throughout the tropics of Aedes aegypti, the principal vector of DEN viruses...
  66. Genetics of Dengue Vector Competence in Aedes aegypti
    William Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of Dengue virus (DEN) involves a complex interaction between the genomes of the primary mosquito vector, Aedes aegypti, the virus, and its human host...
  67. The Aedes aegypti Genome Project
    David Severson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The mosquito Aedes aegypti is the primary vector. In addition, A...
  68. Regulation of ribonucleotide reductase in Aedes aegypti
    DAPHNE PHAM; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..data indicate that transcriptional control of RI and R2 expression occurs following blood feeding of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti...
  69. Analysis of Ovary-Specific Promoters in Mosquitoes
    MARTEN EDWARDS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Recently, the powerful tool of germ-line transformation has been developed for Aedes aegypti mosquitoes...
  70. TRYPTOPHAN METABOLISM IN MOSQUITOES
    Jianyong Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our studies dealing with tryptophan metabolism in Aedes aegypti revealed some unique aspects of tryptophan catabolism in mosquitoes...
  71. Mosquito Immunity to Alphaviruses
    Brian Foy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We have also made use of currently available genome data for Anopheles gambiae and Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, and with these data are beginning to characterize barriers to dissemination in vector mosquitoes...

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