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Beyond frontiers: On invasive alien mosquito species in America and Europe

Wilke, A. B. B., Benelli, G. & Beier, J. C., Jan 1 2020, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 14, 1, p. e0007864

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019
3 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of the effectiveness of BG-Sentinel traps baited with CO 2 and BG-Lure for the surveillance of vector mosquitoes in Miami-Dade County, Florida

Wilke, A. B. B., Carvajal, A., Medina, J., Anderson, M., Nieves, V. J., Ramirez, M., Vasquez, C., Petrie, W., Cardenas, G. & Beier, J. C., Feb 1 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 2, e0212688.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Carbon Monoxide
Culicidae
traps
monitoring
Aedes aegypti
1 Citation (Scopus)

Community Composition and Year-round Abundance of Vector Species of Mosquitoes make Miami-Dade County, Florida a Receptive Gateway for Arbovirus entry to the United States

Wilke, A. B. B., Vasquez, C., Medina, J., Carvajal, A., Petrie, W. & Beier, J. C., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 8732.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Arboviruses
Disease Outbreaks
Culicidae
Mosquito Control
Disease Vectors
3 Citations (Scopus)
infectious disease
urbanization
infectious diseases
global warming
arthropods
3 Citations (Scopus)

Frequent sugar feeding behavior by Aedes aegypti in Bamako, Mali makes them ideal candidates for control with attractive toxic sugar baits (ATSB)

Sissoko, F., Junnila, A., Traore, M. M., Traore, S. F., Doumbia, S., Dembele, S. M., Schlein, Y., Traore, A. S., Gergely, P., Xue, R. D., Arheart, K. L., Revay, E. E., Kravchenko, V. D., Beier, J. C. & Müller, G. C., Jun 1 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 6, e0214170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
sugar feeding
Mali
Aedes
Poisons
Feeding Behavior

Impact of population displacement and forced movements on the transmission and outbreaks of Aedes-borne viral diseases: Dengue as a model

Abdul-Ghani, R., Mahdy, M. A. K., Al-Eryani, S. M. A., Fouque, F., Lenhart, A. E., Alkwri, A., Al-Mikhlafi, A. M., Wilke, A. B. B., Thabet, A. A. Q. & Beier, J. C., Sep 1 2019, In : Acta Tropica. 197, 105066.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Severe Dengue
Dengue
Aedes
Virus Diseases
Disease Outbreaks
1 Citation (Scopus)

Increasing Complexity Threatens the Elimination of Extra-Amazonian Malaria in Brazil

Multini, L. C., Marrelli, M. T., Beier, J. C. & Wilke, A. B. B., Jan 1 2019, In : Trends in Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Malaria
Brazil
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mosquito Adaptation to the Extreme Habitats of Urban Construction Sites

Wilke, A. B. B., Caban-Martinez, A. J., Ajelli, M., Vasquez, C., Petrie, W. & Beier, J. C., Jan 1 2019, In : Trends in Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Construction Industry
Culicidae
Ecosystem
Mosquito Control
Arboviruses
5 Citations (Scopus)

Rescuing troves of hidden ecological data to tackle emerging mosquito-borne diseases

Rund, S. S. C., Moise, I., Beier, J. C. & Martinez, M. E., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 35, 1, p. 75-83 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mosquito-borne diseases
Mosquito Control
Culicidae
mosquito
mosquito control
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tire shops in Miami-Dade County, Florida are important producers of vector mosquitoes

Wilke, A. B. B., Vasquez, C., Petrie, W. & Beier, J. C., May 1 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 5, e0217177.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
tires
Tires
Culicidae
Urbanization
Aedes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Urbanization creates diverse aquatic habitats for immature mosquitoes in urban areas

Wilke, A. B. B., Chase, C., Vasquez, C., Carvajal, A., Medina, J., Petrie, W. D. & Beier, J. C., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 15335.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Urbanization
Culicidae
Ecosystem
Mosquito Control
Aedes
2018
4 Citations (Scopus)

Construction sites in Miami-Dade County, Florida are highly favorable environments for vector mosquitoes

Wilke, A. B. B., Vasquez, C., Petrie, W., Caban-Martinez, A. J. & Beier, J. C., Dec 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 12, e0209625.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Breeding
Aedes aegypti
Mosquito Control
Urbanization
Anopheles quadrimaculatus
boric acid
Anopheles
Poisons
bait
2 Citations (Scopus)
Disease Vectors
vector-borne diseases
Culicidae
mosquito-borne diseases
Disease Outbreaks
8 Citations (Scopus)

Ornamental bromeliads of Miami-Dade County, Florida are important breeding sites for Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)

Wilke, A. B. B., Vasquez, C., Mauriello, P. J. & Beier, J. C., May 17 2018, In : Parasites and Vectors. 11, 1, 283.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aedes
Culicidae
Diptera
Breeding
Culex
10 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid, noninvasive detection of Zika virus in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes by near-infrared spectroscopy

Fernandes, J. N., Dos Santos, L. M. B., Chouin-Carneiro, T., Pavan, M. G., Garcia, G. A., David, M. R., Beier, J. C., Dowell, F. E., Maciel-de-Freitas, R. & Sikulu-Lord, M. T., May 23 2018, In : Science advances. 4, 5, eaat0496.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
Aedes
Culicidae
Arboviruses
Reverse Transcription
20 Citations (Scopus)

Revamping Mosquito-borne Disease Control to Tackle Future Threats

Fernandes, J. N., Moise, I., Maranto, G. & Beier, J. C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Trends in Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Malaria
Arboviruses
Disease Outbreaks
Incidence
12 Citations (Scopus)

Rift Valley Fever in Egypt and other African countries: Historical review, recent outbreaks and possibility of disease occurrence in Egypt

Kenawy, M. A., Abdel-Hamid, Y. M. & Beier, J. C., May 1 2018, In : Acta Tropica. 181, p. 40-49 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

historical geographic locations
Rift Valley Fever
Rift Valley fever
disease occurrence
Egypt

The Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) fauna of the woody savannah belt in Mali, West Africa

Poltavsky, A. N., Kravchenko, V. D., Traore, M. M., Traore, S. F., Gergely, P., Witt, T. J., Sulak, H., Beck, R. H. T., Junnila, A., Revay, E. E., Doumbia, S., Beier, J. C. & Muller, G. C., Aug 7 2018, In : Zootaxa. 4457, 1, p. 39-69 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mali
Hypsopygia
Western Africa
savannas
Lepidoptera
21 Citations (Scopus)

Transgenic Mosquitoes – Fact or Fiction?

Wilke, A. B. B., Beier, J. C. & Benelli, G., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Trends in Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Mosquito Control
Technology
Health Services Needs and Demand
Control Groups
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

A novel window entry/exit trap for the study of endophilic behavior of mosquitoes

Müller, G. C., Junnila, A., Traore, M. M., Revay, E. E., Traore, S. F., Doumbia, S., Schlein, Y., Kravchenko, V. D., Xue, R. D., Tsabari, O. & Beier, J. C., Mar 1 2017, In : Acta Tropica. 167, p. 137-141 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Anopheles gambiae
traps
adhesives
Adhesives
94 Citations (Scopus)

Current vector control challenges in the fight against malaria

Benelli, G. & Beier, J. C., Oct 1 2017, In : Acta Tropica. 174, p. 91-96 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

vector control
malaria
Malaria
Culicidae
Mosquito Control
4 Citations (Scopus)

Hidden reservoir of resistant parasites: The missing link in the elimination of falciparum malaria

Abdul-Ghani, R., Mahdy, M. A. K., Beier, J. C. & Basco, L. K., Feb 6 2017, In : Infectious Diseases of Poverty. 6, 1, 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Falciparum Malaria
Malaria
Parasites
Antimalarials
Drug Resistance
1 Citation (Scopus)

Historical overview of infantile visceral leishmaniasis in El Agamy, Alexandria, Egypt

Kassem, H. A., Beier, J. C. & El Sawaf, B. M., Dec 1 2017, In : Acta Tropica. 176, p. 335-339 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

disease reservoirs
visceral leishmaniasis
Visceral Leishmaniasis
Egypt
Psychodidae
13 Citations (Scopus)

Host outdoor exposure variability affects the transmission and spread of Zika virus: Insights for epidemic control

Ajelli, M., Moise, I., Hutchings, T. C. S. G., Brown, S., Kumar, N., Johnson, N. F. & Beier, J. C., Sep 14 2017, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11, 9, e0005851.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Human Activities
Infection
Population
Population Characteristics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of the 2016 Ecuador earthquake on Zika virus cases

Vasquez, D., Palacio, A. M., Nuñez, J., Briones, W., Beier, J. C., Pareja, D. C. & Tamariz, L., Jul 1 2017, In : American Journal of Public Health. 107, 7, p. 1137-1142 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecuador
Earthquakes
Public Health Surveillance
Health Facilities
Incidence
16 Citations (Scopus)

Is outdoor vector control needed for malaria elimination? An individual-based modelling study

Zhu, L., Müller, G. C., Marshall, J. M., Arheart, K., Qualls, W. A., Hlaing, W., Schlein, Y., Traore, S. F., Doumbia, S. & Beier, J. C., Jul 3 2017, In : Malaria Journal. 16, 1, 266.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Malaria
Population
Insecticide Resistance
Anopheles

Simple visit behavior unifies complex Zika outbreaks

Manrique, P. D., Beier, J. C. & Johnson, N. F., Dec 1 2017, In : Heliyon. 3, 12, e00482.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disease Outbreaks
Health Planning
Practice Guidelines
Public Health
16 Citations (Scopus)

The invasive shrub Prosopis juliflora enhances the malaria parasite transmission capacity of Anopheles mosquitoes: A habitat manipulation experiment

Muller, G. C., Junnila, A., Traore, M. M., Traore, S. F., Doumbia, S., Sissoko, F., Dembele, S. M., Schlein, Y., Arheart, K., Revay, E. E., Kravchenko, V. D., Witt, A. & Beier, J. C., Jul 5 2017, In : Malaria Journal. 16, 1, 237.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prosopis
Anopheles
Culicidae
Malaria
Ecosystem
2016
9 Citations (Scopus)

A household-based survey of knowledge, attitudes and practices towards dengue fever among local urban communities in Taiz Governorate, Yemen

Alyousefi, T. A. A., Abdul-Ghani, R., Mahdy, M. A. K., Al-Eryani, S. M. A., Al-Mekhlafi, A. M., Raja, Y. A., Shah, S. A. & Beier, J. C., Oct 7 2016, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 16, 1, 543.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yemen
Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Dengue
Signs and Symptoms
Population
7 Citations (Scopus)

A multi-criteria decision analysis approach to assessing malaria risk in northern South America

Myriam, A. H., Alimi, T. O., Fuller, D., Herrera, S. V., Quinones, M. L., Stoler, J. B. & Beier, J. C., 2016, In : BMC Public Health. 16, 1, 221.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision Support Techniques
South America
North America
Malaria
Colombia
7 Citations (Scopus)

A novel method for mapping village-scale outdoor resting microhabitats of the primary African malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae

Dewald, J. R., Fuller, D., Müller, G. C. & Beier, J. C., Sep 22 2016, In : Malaria Journal. 15, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anopheles gambiae
Malaria
Ecosystem
Satellite Imagery
Mali
15 Citations (Scopus)

Changes of sand fly populations and leishmania infantum infection rates in an irrigated village located in arid central Tunisia

Barhoumi, W., Fares, W., Cherni, S., Derbali, M., Dachraoui, K., Chelbi, I., Ramalho-Ortigao, M., Beier, J. C. & Zhioua, E., Mar 16 2016, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 13, 3, 328.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leishmania infantum
Psychodidae
Tunisia
Infection
Population
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation and Adaptation of Attractive Toxic Sugar Baits for Culex tarsalis and Culex quinquefasciatus Control in the Coachella Valley, Southern California

Qualls, W. A., Scott-Fiorenzano, J., Müller, G. C., Arheart, K., Beier, J. C. & Xue, R. D., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 32, 4, p. 292-299 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culex tarsalis
Culex
Culex quinquefasciatus
Poisons
bait
7 Citations (Scopus)

First record of Aedes albopictus in inland Africa along the River Niger in Bamako and Mopti, Mali

Müller, G. C., Tsabari, O., Traore, M. M., Traore, S. F., Doumbia, S., Kravchenko, V. D., Junnila, A. & Beier, J. C., Oct 1 2016, In : Acta Tropica. 162, p. 245-247 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mali
Niger
Aedes albopictus
Aedes
Rivers
25 Citations (Scopus)

Heat Sensitivity of wMel Wolbachia during Aedes aegypti Development

Ulrich, J. N., Beier, J. C., Devine, G. J. & Hugo, L. E., Jul 26 2016, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 10, 7, e0004873.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wolbachia
Aedes
Hot Temperature
Dengue Virus
Temperature
13 Citations (Scopus)

Malaria vector research and control in Haiti: A systematic review

Frederick, J., Saint Jean, Y., Lemoine, J. F., Dotson, E. M., Mace, K. E., Chang, M., Slutsker, L., Le Menach, A., Beier, J. C., Eisele, T. P., Okech, B. A., Beau De Rochars, V. M., Carter, K. H., Keating, J. & Impoinvil, D. E., Jul 22 2016, In : Malaria Journal. 15, 1, 376.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Haiti
Malaria
Research
Ecology
Culicidae
10 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling and control of local outbreaks of west nile virus in the United States

Chen, J., Huang, J., Beier, J. C., Cantrell, R., Cosner, G., Fuller, D., Zhang, G. & Ruan, S., Oct 1 2016, In : Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - Series B. 21, 8, p. 2423-2449 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Viruses
Virus
Modeling
Mosquito control
Birds
4 Citations (Scopus)

Movement of Aedes aegypti following a sugar meal and its implication in the development of control strategies in Durán, Ecuador

Qualls, W. A., Naranjo, D. P., Subía, M. A., Ramon, G., Cevallos, V., Grijalva, I., Gómez, E., Arheart, K., Fuller, D. & Beier, J. C., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Vector Ecology. 41, 2, p. 224-231 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecuador
Culex
Aedes
Aedes aegypti
Meals
3 Citations (Scopus)

Onchocerciasis in Yemen: Time to take action against a neglected tropical parasitic disease

Abdul-Ghani, R., Mahdy, M. A. K. & Beier, J. C., Oct 1 2016, In : Acta Tropica. 162, p. 133-141 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Yemen
onchocerciasis
Onchocerciasis
Parasitic Diseases
parasitoses
8 Citations (Scopus)

Phleboviruses associated with sand flies in arid bio-geographical areas of Central Tunisia

Dachraoui, K., Fares, W., Bichaud, L., Barhoumi, W., Beier, J. C., Derbali, M., Cherni, S., Lamballerie, X. D., Chelbi, I., Charrel, R. N. & Zhioua, E., Jun 1 2016, In : Acta Tropica. 158, p. 13-19 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phlebovirus
Phlebotomus
Psychodidae
Tunisia
Phlebotominae
9 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial association between malaria vector species richness and malaria in Colombia

Fuller, D., Alimi, T., Herrera, S., Beier, J. C. & Quiñones, M. L., Jun 1 2016, In : Acta Tropica. 158, p. 197-200 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anopheles
Colombia
malaria
Malaria
parasites
16 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial distributions of Anopheles species in relation to malaria incidence at 70 localities in the highly endemic Northwest and South Pacific coast regions of Colombia

Ahumada, M. L., Orjuela, L. I., Pareja, P. X., Conde, M., Cabarcas, D. M., Cubillos, E. F. G., Lopez, J. A., Beier, J. C., Herrera, S. & Quiñones, M. L., 2016, In : Malaria Journal. 15, 1, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Northwestern United States
Anopheles
Colombia
Malaria
Incidence
9 Citations (Scopus)

West Nile virus in Tunisia, 2014: First isolation from mosquitoes

Wasfi, F., Dachraoui, K., Cherni, S., Bosworth, A., Barhoumi, W., Dowall, S., Chelbi, I., Derbali, M., Zoghlami, Z., Beier, J. C. & Zhioua, E., Jul 1 2016, In : Acta Tropica. 159, p. 106-110 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

West Nile virus
Tunisia
Culicidae
Flavivirus
Virus Diseases