Genomes and Genes
yellow fever mosquito
Alias: Aedes aegypti, Stegomyia aegypti
Publications320 found, 100 shown here
- Molecular characterization of sodium/proton exchanger 3 (NHE3) from the yellow fever vector, Aedes aegyptiAshok 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)...
- The role of NF-kappaB factor REL2 in the Aedes aegypti immune responseYevgeniya 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 ..
- Distinct roles of isoforms of the heme-liganded nuclear receptor E75, an insect ortholog of the vertebrate Rev-erb, in mosquito reproductionJosefa 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 ..
- Characterization of a juvenile hormone-regulated chymotrypsin-like serine protease gene in Aedes aegypti mosquitoGuowu 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...
- An insulin-like peptide regulates egg maturation and metabolism in the mosquito Aedes aegyptiMark 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 ..
- Identification and characterization of the catalytic subunit of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegyptiBenjamin M Pri-Tal
Department of Biology, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
Insect Biochem Mol Biol 38:932-9. 2008We characterized the catalytic subunit of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase in Aedes aegypti (Aaegp110)...
- Aedes FADD: a novel death domain-containing protein required for antibacterial immunity in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegyptiDawn 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...
- A novel amino acid substitution in a voltage-gated sodium channel is associated with knockdown resistance to permethrin in Aedes aegyptiCheng 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 ..
- NHE8 is an intracellular cation/H+ exchanger in renal tubules of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegyptiPeter 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...
- Identification and characterization of Aedes aegypti aminopeptidase N as a putative receptor of Bacillus thuringiensis Cry11A toxinJianwu Chen
Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:688-96. 2009Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis, which is used worldwide to control Aedes aegypti larvae, produces Cry11Aa and other toxins during sporulation...
- 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. aegyptiChristian 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 ..
- Widespread distribution of a newly found point mutation in voltage-gated sodium channel in pyrethroid-resistant Aedes aegypti populations in VietnamHitoshi Kawada
Department of Vector Ecology and Environment, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e527. 2009Resistance 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...
- A SLC4-like anion exchanger from renal tubules of the mosquito (Aedes aegypti): evidence for a novel role of stellate cells in diuretic fluid secretionPeter M Piermarini
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 298:R642-60. 2010Transepithelial 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...
- Cadherin, alkaline phosphatase, and aminopeptidase N as receptors of Cry11Ba toxin from Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. jegathesan in Aedes aegyptiSupaporn Likitvivatanavong
Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 77:24-31. 2011Cry11Ba 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...
- siRNA-mediated gene targeting in Aedes aegypti embryos reveals that frazzled regulates vector mosquito CNS developmentAnthony 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)...
- Nutritional and hormonal regulation of the TOR effector 4E-binding protein (4E-BP) in the mosquito Aedes aegyptiSaurabh 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 ..
- 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 ..
- 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. 2013In 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...
- Disruption of Aedes aegypti olfactory system development through chitosan/siRNA nanoparticle targeting of semaphorin-1aKeshava 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 ..
- Identification and expression of PBAN/diapause hormone and GPCRs from Aedes aegyptiMan 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...
- Wolbachia uses a host microRNA to regulate transcripts of a methyltransferase, contributing to dengue virus inhibition in Aedes aegyptiGuangmei 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 ..
- Synthesis, depletion and cell-type expression of a protein from the male accessory glands of the dengue vector mosquito Aedes aegyptiCatalina Alfonso-Parra
Department of Entomology, Cornell University, 3131 Comstock Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
J Insect Physiol 70:117-24. 2014b>Aedes aegypti males transfer sperm and seminal fluid proteins (Sfps), primarily produced by male accessory glands (AGs), to females during mating...
- Differential regulation of transferrin 1 and 2 in Aedes aegyptiGuoli 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...
- 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...
- Complete sequences of mitochondria genomes of Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus and comparative analysis of mitochondrial DNA fragments inserted in the nuclear genomesSusanta 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. 2011We 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...
- Molecular characterization of genes encoding trypsin-like enzymes from Aedes aegypti larvae and identification of digestive enzymesTatiane S Soares
Departamento de Bioquimica, UNIFESP EPM, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Gene 489:70-5. 2011Trypsin-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...
- Aquaporin homologs and water transport in the anal papillae of the larval mosquito, Aedes aegyptiJesmilavathani Marusalin
Department of Biology, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
J Comp Physiol B 182:1047-56. 2012The hemolymph osmolarity of the freshwater mosquito larvae (Aedes aegypti) is greater than that of their habitat...
- Recent rapid rise of a permethrin knock down resistance allele in Aedes aegypti in MéxicoGustavo 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. 2009Aedes 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)...
- Levels of insecticide resistance and resistance mechanisms in Aedes aegypti from some Latin American countriesMaria 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. 2007Eight 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, ..
- [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...
- Oviposition-altering and ovicidal potentials of five essential oils against female adults of the dengue vector, Aedes aegypti LRadhika 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...
- 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. 2009The yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti is a major vector of dengue and hemorrhagic fevers, causing up to 100 million dengue infections every year...
- Characterisation of DDT and pyrethroid resistance in Trinidad and Tobago populations of Aedes aegyptiK A Polson
The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
Bull Entomol Res 101:435-41. 2011Insecticide resistance is an important factor in the effectiveness of Aedes aegypti control and the related spread of dengue...
- Gene flow, subspecies composition, and dengue virus-2 susceptibility among Aedes aegypti collections in SenegalMassamba Sylla
Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e408. 2009Aedes 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...
- Field evaluation of the efficacy of proprietary repellent formulations with IR3535 and picaridin against Aedes aegyptiT 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%...
- [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. 2008Morphology and cytochemistry of Aedes aegypti's cell cultures (Diptera: Culicidae) and susceptibility to Leishmania panamensis (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae)...
- Effect of Novaluron (Rimon 10 EC) on the mosquitoes Anopheles albimanus, Anopheles pseudopunctipennis, Aedes aegypti, Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus from Chiapas, MexicoJ 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...
- 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. 2009b>Aedes aegypti oviposition strategies were studied weekly over a period of 5 years (2002-2006) in Curepe, Trinidad using modified ovitraps...
- 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 ..
- [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. 2008In Cali, Colombia, catch basins (streetside storm drains) are one of the main larval habitats of Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus...
- 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...
- The RNA interference pathway affects midgut infection- and escape barriers for Sindbis virus in Aedes aegyptiCynthia 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. 2010The 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...
- Insecticide resistance status of Aedes aegypti in 10 localities in ColombiaClara 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...
- P-type Na+/K+-ATPase and V-type H+-ATPase expression patterns in the osmoregulatory organs of larval and adult mosquito Aedes aegyptiMarjorie 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...
- Spread, establishment & prevalence of dengue vector Aedes aegypti (L.) in Konkan region, Maharashtra, IndiaP V Fulmali
National Institute of Virology, ICMR, Pune, India
Indian J Med Res 127:589-601. 2008b>Aedes aegypti (L...
- The effect of shade on the container index and pupal productivity of the mosquitoes Aedes aegypti and Culex pipiens breeding in artificial containersD 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...
- 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 TaiwanChien 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 ..
- 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. 2003Vitellogenesis 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 ..
- A dengue receptor as possible genetic marker of vector competence in Aedes aegyptiRicardo 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 ..
- Incidence and diel pattern of oviposition outdoors of the mosquito, Aedes aegypti (L.) (Diptera: Culicidae) in Trinidad, W.I. in relation to solar aspectP S Corbet
Department of Biological Sciences, The University, Dundee
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 84:63-78. 1990The 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 ..
- Factors influencing the duration of blood-feeding by laboratory-reared and wild Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) from Trinidad, West IndiesD D Chadee
Insect Vector and Control Division, Ministry of Health, St Joseph, Trinidad
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 91:199-207. 1997The time taken by Aedes aegypti to take a bloodmeal was determined under laboratory and field conditions in Trinidad...
- Impact of pre-seasonal focal treatment on population densities of the mosquito Aedes aegypti in Trinidad, West Indies: a preliminary studyD D Chadee
Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies
Acta Trop 109:236-40. 2009A new pre-seasonal focal treatment strategy against Aedes aegypti L. (Diptera: Culicidae) mosquitoes is described for the first time...
- [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.
- Molecular and evolutionary analysis of two divergent subfamilies of a novel miniature inverted repeat transposable element in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegyptiZ Tu
Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
Mol Biol Evol 17:1313-25. 2000A novel family of miniature inverted repeat transposable elements (MITEs) named Pony was discovered in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti...
- Effects of a five-year citywide intervention program to control Aedes aegypti and prevent dengue outbreaks in northern ArgentinaRicardo 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...
- Characterization of Aedes Dredd: a novel initiator caspase from the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegyptiDawn 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...
- Distribution of dengue virus types in Aedes aegypti in dengue endemic districts of Rajasthan, IndiaBennet 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.
- [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. 2004To 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.
- 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. 2006This 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...
- Potential development of temephos resistance in Aedes aegypti related to its mechanism and susceptibility to dengue virusPungasem 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. 2003The addition of temephos to water containers as a larvicide against Aedes aegypti was commonly used as a part of DHF control programs...
- Enzymes-based resistant mechanism in pyrethroid resistant and susceptible Aedes aegypti strains from northern ThailandPuckavadee Somwang
Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
Parasitol Res 109:531-7. 2011Previous 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...
- Horizontal and vertical dispersal of dengue vector mosquitoes, Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus, in SingaporeC Liew
Environmental Health Institute, National Environment Agency, Singapore
Med Vet Entomol 18:351-60. 2004To study the dispersal of dengue vector mosquitoes in Singapore, females of Aedes aegypti (L...
- Seasonal profiles of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) larval habitats in an urban area of Costa Rica with a history of mosquito controlAdriana 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, ..
- 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. 2009Mosquitoes from three genera, Aedes aegypti L...
- Characterizing the Aedes aegypti population in a Vietnamese village in preparation for a Wolbachia-based mosquito control strategy to eliminate dengueJason 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 ..
- Winter intervention against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in subterranean habitats slows surface recolonization in summerB H Kay
Queensland Institute of Medical Research and University of Queensland Tropical Health Program, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Australia
J Med Entomol 39:356-61. 2002At 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...
- Structural, genomic, and phylogenetic analysis of Lian, a novel family of non-LTR retrotransposons in the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegyptiZ Tu
Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
Mol Biol Evol 15:837-53. 1998A retrotransposon named Lian-Aa1 was discovered in an intron of an AaHR3-1 gene of the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti...
- 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. 2001We report efficient germ-line transformation in the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti accomplished using the piggyBac transposable element vector pBac[3xP3-EGFP afm]...
- The Juan non-LTR retrotransposon in mosquitoes: genomic impact, vertical transmission and indications of recent and widespread activityJames 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...
- Community-centred approach for the control of Aedes spp. in a peri-urban zone in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands using temephosA 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...
- [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. 2009The 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...
- 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. 2009The 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 ..
- Quantitative trait loci mapping of genome regions controlling permethrin resistance in the mosquito Aedes aegyptiKarla Saavedra-Rodriguez
Department of Microbiology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1685, USA
Genetics 180:1137-52. 2008The mosquito Aedes aegypti is the principal vector of dengue and yellow fever flaviviruses. Permethrin is an insecticide used to suppress Ae...
- Direct sequencing and expression analysis of a large number of miRNAs in Aedes aegypti and a multi-species survey of novel mosquito miRNAsSong 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...
- Alkalinization in the isolated and perfused anterior midgut of the larval mosquito, Aedes aegyptiHorst Onken
Department of Biological Sciences, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY 10301, USA
J Insect Sci 8:1-20. 2008In the present study, isolated midguts of larval Aedes aegypti L. (Diptera: Culicidae) were mounted on perfusion pipettes and bathed in high buffer mosquito saline...
- Potential of laticifer fluids for inhibiting Aedes aegypti larval development: evidence for the involvement of proteolytic activityMarcio 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...
- Larvicidal activity of Asarum heterotropoides root constituents against insecticide-susceptible and -resistant Culex pipiens pallens and Aedes aegypti and Ochlerotatus togoiHaribalan 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...
- Cloning, characterization, and expression of microRNAs from the Asian malaria mosquito, Anopheles stephensiEdward 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...
- 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. 2009b>Aedes aegypti L. is the major vector of dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever...
- Bioefficacy of Plumbago zeylanica (Plumbaginaceae) and Cestrum nocturnum (Solanaceae) plant extracts against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicide) and nontarget fish Poecilia reticulataChandrashekhar 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...
- [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. 2003A strain from Aedes aegypti (L) collected in the municipality of Santiago de Cuba with low levels of resistance to malathion (1...
- Brugia malayi and Brugia pahangi: transmission blocking activity of ivermectin and brugian filarial infections in Aedes aegyptiU 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...
- Organophosphate resistance in Trinidad and Tobago strains of Aedes aegyptiKaren A Polson
The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
J Am Mosq Control Assoc 26:403-10. 2010b>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...
- Aedes aegypti uses RNA interference in defense against Sindbis virus infectionCorey L Campbell
Arthropod borne Infectious Diseases Laboratory Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
BMC Microbiol 8:47. 2008RNA 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 ..
- 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. 2009The 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 ..
- Prodigiosin produced by Serratia marcescens NMCC46 as a mosquito larvicidal agent against Aedes aegypti and Anopheles stephensiChandrashekhar 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...
- The salivary adenosine deaminase activity of the mosquitoes Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegyptiJ 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...
- Growth characteristics of ChimeriVax-DEN2 vaccine virus in Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoesBarbara 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 ..
- Vector competence of Brazilian Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus for a Brazilian yellow fever virus isolateBarbara 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. 2002Because 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...
- [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. 2003Water 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...
- Comparative toxicity effect of bush tea leaves (Hyptis suaveolens) and orange peel (Citrus sinensis) oil extract on larvae of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegyptiA 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 ..
- Molecular cloning, phylogeny and localization of AgNHA1: the first Na+/H+ antiporter (NHA) from a metazoan, Anopheles gambiaeMark 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...
- [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 ..
- A stochastic spatial dynamical model for Aedes aegyptiMarcelo Otero
Department of Physics, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Bull Math Biol 70:1297-325. 2008We 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...
- Rapid identification of virus-carrying mosquitoes using reverse transcription-loop-mediated isothermal amplificationNamal 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...
- 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...
- The effect of predatory fish exudates on the ovipostional behaviour of three mosquito species: Culex quinquefasciatus, Aedes aegypti and Culex tarsalisA R Van Dam
Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, California, USA
Med Vet Entomol 22:399-404. 2008Three mosquito species, Culex tarsalis Coquillett, Culex quinquefasciatus Say and Aedes aegypti L...
- An ecosystemic approach to evaluating ecological, socioeconomic and group dynamics affecting the prevalence of Aedes aegypti in two Colombian townsJuliana 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)...
- Parasporal body formation via overexpression of the Cry10Aa toxin of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis, and Cry10Aa-Cyt1Aa synergismAlejandro 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 ..
- The development of predictive tools for pre-emptive dengue vector control: a study of Aedes aegypti abundance and meteorological variables in North Queensland, AustraliaAishah 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...
- The amino- and carboxyl-terminal fragments of the Bacillus thuringensis Cyt1Aa toxin have differential roles in toxin oligomerization and pore formationClaudia 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...
- Genetic Analysis of Mosquito MetamorphosisJames T Nishiura; Fiscal Year: 2012..These include the sequencing of the Anopheles gambiae, Aedes aegypti  and Culex pipiens genomes, developing techniques to produce stable transgenic mosquitoes [22-32], the ..
- 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...
- Physical mapping of Aedes aegypti genomeMaria Sharakhova; Fiscal Year: 2011..The yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is the primary global vector for dengue virus transmission...
- Analysis of the functions of axon guidance genes during vector mosquito developmeMOLLY 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...
- 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...
- Molecular genetic control of the immature female mosquito vectorHelen 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...
- Development of an autodissemination station for control of mosquito vectorsYi 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 ..
- Examination of Odorant Receptors in Vector MosquitoesLaurence 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 ..
- Identification of bacteria-associated cues that regulate hatching of Aedes aegyptLoganathan Ponnusamy; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (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...
- 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)...
- Fitness and Virulence of Dengue Virus in the Context of Changing Host ImmunityEva Harris; Fiscal Year: 2012..genomics and then defined experimentally in relevant in vitro assays, established mouse models, and Aedes aegypti mosquitoes...
- Anandasankar Ray; Fiscal Year: 2014DESCRIPTION (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 ..
- Yellow Fever/Dengue Virus Competence in Aedes aegypt aegypti/formosus in SenegalWilliam C Black; Fiscal Year: 2013b>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)...
- 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...
- Manipulation of stem cell activity and cell death by intracellular bacteriaHoracio 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...
- Use of cell phones for field data capture in a Dengue Decision Support SystemSaul 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 ..
- 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...
- Aedes anti-dengue immunityGEORGE 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...
- Invasive Aedes Mosquitoes and Dengue in BrazilLeon 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...
- Dengue Virus Determinants of Virulence and TransmissionRebeca 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...
- PHYSIOLOGY OF INSECT AMINO ACID TRANSPORTDmitri 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 ..
- POPULATION GENETICS OF AEDES AEGYPTI IN THE WEST INDIESDavid 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. ..
- 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 ..
- 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 ..
- 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 ..
- The Neuropeptide Control of Mosquito Host-Seeking BehaviorJeff Liesch; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (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)...
- Recombination-mediated cassette exchange in Aedes aegypti mosquitoesZach 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 ..
- Kacey C Ernst; Fiscal Year: 2015DESCRIPTION (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...
- On the Edge: Aedes aegypti dynamics on the boundary of its natural range.Kacey C Ernst; Fiscal Year: 2011b>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...
- Cationic Amino Acid Transport in MosquitoesImmo 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...
- Dispersal and Phylogeography of Aedes aegyptiSABINE 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...
- Reproductive interference between invasive Aedes vectorsLeon 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...
- 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)...
- VECTOR ADAPTATION AND DENGUE EMERGENCEScott 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...
- BLOCKING DENGUE TRANSMISSION BY TRANSGENIC AEDES AEGYPTIKENNETH 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...
- MOLECULAR DETERMINANTS OF DENGUE EPIDEMIC POTENTIALBarry 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 ..
- PATRICIA YOLANDA SCARAFFIA; Fiscal Year: 2014DESCRIPTION (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 ..
- 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, ..
- DENGUE CONTROL IN MOSQUITOES BY SINGLE CHAIN ANTIBODIESKENNETH OLSON; Fiscal Year: 1999..The principal vector of DEN disease, Aedes aegypti, has spread throughout these tropical regions...
- PHYSIOLOGY OF INSECT POTASSIUM ION TRANSPORTWilliam 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+ ..
- Filariasis Research Resource CenterKAPLAN 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...
- 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...
- Molecular Markers for Anopheles Gambiae Age GradingGuiyun 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...
- New Alphavirus Expression Systems in MosquitoesKenneth E Olson; Fiscal Year: 2012..sequence information and other bioinformatics are available for three major vector species (Anopheles gambiae, Aedes aegypti and Culex pipiens)...
- 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...
- Functional Domains of Bacillus thuringiensis EndotoxinsDONALD 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...
- DEFENSIN GENE REGULATION AND MOSQUITO VECTOR COMPETENCEBruce Christensen; Fiscal Year: 2003DESCRIPTION (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 ..
- 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 ..
- Receptors and Neurons Mediating Acid Taste in DrosophilaANUPAMA 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 ..
- Juvenile Hormone Receptor in Flies and MosquitoesThomas 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...
- Gap Junction-mediated Regulation of the V-type H+-ATPase in a Renal EpitheliumPeter 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 ..
- Genetic tools for manipulation of mosquitoesSusan 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...
- MICHAEL STRAND; Fiscal Year: 2016..Our current award focuses on Aedes aegypti, which is the species we best understand how egg maturation is regulated...
- Sarjeet S Gill; Fiscal Year: 2016..Importantly Cyt1Aa binds through Cry11A loop domains that are also involved in binding endogenous Aedes aegypti receptor proteins...
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- 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...
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- CONTROL OF URBAN CONTAINER BREEDING ARBROVIRUS VECTORSDawn 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 ..
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- ENTOMOLOGICAL ASSUMPTIONS OF DENGUE CONTROLThomas Scott; Fiscal Year: 2002DESCRIPTION (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 ..
- INTERFERENCE TO DENGUE VIRUS REPLICATION IN MOSQUITOESCarol 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...
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- The Aedes aegypti Genome ProjectDavid Severson; Fiscal Year: 2003..The mosquito Aedes aegypti is the primary vector. In addition, A...
- Regulation of ribonucleotide reductase in Aedes aegyptiDAPHNE 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...
- Analysis of Ovary-Specific Promoters in MosquitoesMARTEN EDWARDS; Fiscal Year: 2001..Recently, the powerful tool of germ-line transformation has been developed for Aedes aegypti mosquitoes...
- TRYPTOPHAN METABOLISM IN MOSQUITOESJianyong Li; Fiscal Year: 2007..Our studies dealing with tryptophan metabolism in Aedes aegypti revealed some unique aspects of tryptophan catabolism in mosquitoes...
- Mosquito Immunity to AlphavirusesBrian 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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