Scientific articles in 2004

2004 - Mathenge, E.M., Omweri, G.O., Irungu, L.W., Ndegwa, P.N., Walczak, E., Smith, T.A., Killeen, G.F. & Knols, B.G.J. Comparative field evaluation of the Mbita trap, Centers for Disease Control light trap and the human landing catch for sampling of malaria vectors in western Kenya. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 70, 33-37.

2004- Impoinvil, D.E., Kongere, J.O., Foster, W.A., Njiru, B.N., Killeen, G.F., Githure, J.I., Beier, J.C., Hassanali, A. & Knols, B.G.J. Feeding and survival of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae on plants growing in Kenya. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 18, 108-115.

2004 - Killeen, G.F., Seyoum, A. & Knols, B.G.J. Rationalising historical successes of malaria control in Africa in terms of mosquito resource availability management. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 71 (Suppl.), 87-93.

2004 – Mukabana, W.R., Takken, W., Killeen, G.F. & Knols, B.G.J. Allomonal effect of breath contributes to differential attractiveness of humans to the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Malaria Journal, 3, 1. (8 pp.).

2004 – Mshinda, H., Killeen, G.F., Mukabana, W.R., Mathenge, E.M., Mboera, L.E.G. & Knols, B.G.J. Development of genetically modified mosquitoes in Africa. Lancet Infectious Diseases, 4, 264-265.

2004 - Gouagna L.C., Okech, B.A., Kabiru E.W, Killeen GF, Obare P., S. Ombonya, Beier J.C., Knols B.G.J., Githure J.I. and Yan G. (2004). Seasonality of Plasmodium falciparum infection and risk factors for gametocyte carriage in patients attending a rural health centre in Western Kenya. East African Medical Journal, 80, 627-634.

2004 – Scholte, E-J, Knols, B.G.J., Samson, R.A. & Takken, W. Entomopathogenic fungi for mosquito control: A review. Journal of Insect Science, 4, 19 (24 pp).

2004 - Sumba, L.A., Guda, T.O., Deng, A. L., Hassanali, A., Beier, J. C. & Knols, B.G.J. Mediation of oviposition site selection in the African malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) by semiochemicals of microbial origin. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science, 24, 260-265.

2004- Ndung’u, M., Torto, B., Knols, B.G.J. and Hassanali, A. Laboratory evaluation of some eastern African Meliaceae as sources of larvicidal botanicals for Anopheles gambiae. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science, 24, 311-318.

2004 – Depinay, J.M.O., Mbogo, C.M., Killeen, G.F., Knols B.G.J., Beier, J., Carlson, J., Dushoff, J., Billingsley, P., Mwambi, H., Githure, J., Toure, A.M., McKenzie, F.E. A simulation model of African Anopheles ecology and population dynamics for the analysis of malaria transmission. Malaria Journal, 3, 29 (21 pp).

2004 – Fillinger, U., Sonye, G., Killeen, G.F., Knols, B.G.J. & Becker, N. The practical importance of permanent and semi-permanent habitats for controlling aquatic stages of Anopheles gambiae sensu lato mosquitoes: Operational observations from a rural town in Western Kenya. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 9, 1274-1289.

2004 - Okech, B.A., Gouagna, L.C., Knols, B.G.J., Kabiru, E.W., Killeen, G.F., Beier, J.C., Yan, G., Githure, J.I. Influence of indoor microclimate and diet on survival of Anopheles gambiae s.s. (Diptera: Culicidae) in village house conditions in western Kenya. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science, 24, 207-212.

2004 – Sumba, L. A., Okoth, K., Deng, A.L., Githure, J., Knols, B.G.J., Beier, J.C. & Hassanali, A. Daily oviposition patterns of the African malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae Giles (Diptera: Culicidae) on different types of aqueous substrates. Journal of Circadian Rhythms 2004, 2, 6.

2004 - Scholte, E-J, Knols, B.G.J. & Takken, W. Autodissemination of the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae amongst adults of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae s.s. Malaria Journal, 3, 45 (6 pp.).