Scientific articles in 2008

2008 – Cockerill, M and Knols, B.G.J. Open access to research for the developing world. Issues in Science and Technology, winter 2008, 65-69.

2008 – N’guessan, R., Knols, B.G.J., Pennetier, C. and Rowland, M. DEET microencapsulation: a slow-release formulation enhancing the residual efficacy of bed nets against malaria vectors. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 102, 259-262.

2008 – Scholte, E.J., Knols, B.G.J. and Takken, W. An entomopathogenic fungus (Metarhizium anisopliae) for control of the adult African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Entomologische Berichten, 68, 11-16.

2008 – Ondiaka, S., Bukhari, T., Farenhorst, M., Takken, W. and Knols, B.G.J. Effects of fungal infection on the host-seeking behaviour and fecundity of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae Giles. Proceedings of the Netherlands Entomological Society, 19, 121-128.

2008 – Helinski, M.E.H. and Knols, B.G.J. Mating competitiveness of male Anopheles arabiensis mosquitoes irradiated with a semi- or fully-sterilizing dose in small and large laboratory cages. Journal of Medical Entomology, 45, 698-705.

2008 – Farenhorst, M., Farina, D., Scholte, E-J, Takken, W., Hunt, R., Coetzee, M. and Knols, B.G.J. African water storage pots for the delivery of the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae to the malaria vectors Anopheles gambiae and An. funestus. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 78, 910-916.

2008 - Lindh J.M., Kännaste, A., Knols B.G.J., Faye, I. and Borg-Karlson A.-K. Oviposition responses of Anopheles gambiae s.s.(Diptera: Culicidae) and identification of volatiles from bacteria containing solutions. Journal of Medical Entomology, 45, 1039-1049.
2008 – Benedict, M., D’Abbs, P., Dobson, S., Gottlieb, M., Harrington, L., Higgs, S., James, A., James, S., Knols, B., Lavery, J., O’Neill, S., Scott, T., Takken, W. & Toure, Y. Guidance for Contained Field Trials of Vector Mosquitoes Engineered to Contain a Gene Drive System: Recommendations of a Scientific Working Group. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 8, 127-166.

2008 - Helinski, M.E.H., Hassan, M.M., El-Motasim, W.M., Malcolm, C.A., Knols, B.G.J. and El-Sayed, B. Towards a Sterile Insect Technique field release of Anopheles arabiensis mosquitoes in Sudan: Irradiation, transportation, and field cage experimentation. Malaria Journal, 7, 65.

2008 – Helinski M.E.H., Hood, R.C. and Knols, B.G.J. A stable isotope dual-labelling approach to detect multiple insemination in normal and irradiated Anopheles arabiensis mosquitoes. Parasites & Vectors, 1, 9.

2008 – Ng’habi, K.R., Huho, B.J., Nkwengulila, G., Killeen, G.F., Knols, B.G.J. and Ferguson, H.M. Sexual selection in mosquito swarms: may the best man lose? Animal Behaviour, 76, 105-112.

2008 – Helinski, M.E.H., Hood, R.C., Gludovacz, D., Mayr, L. and Knols, B.G.J. A 15N stable isotope semen label to detect mating in the malaria mosquito Anopheles arabiensis Patton. Parasites & Vectors, 1, 19.

2008 - Ferguson, H.M., Ng'habi, K.R., Walder, T., Kadungula, D., Moore, S.J., Lyimo, I., Russell, T.L., Urassa, H., Mshinda, H., Killeen, G.F. and Knols, B.G.J. Establishment of a large semi-field system for experimental study of African malaria vector ecology and control in Tanzania. Malaria Journal, 7, 158.

2008 - Schmied, W.H., Takken, W., Killeen, G.F., Knols, B.G.J., Smallegange, R.C. Evaluation of two counterflow traps for testing behaviour-mediating compounds for the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae s.s. under semi-field conditions in Tanzania. Malaria Journal, 7, 230.

2008 – Ng’habi, K.R., Meneses, C.R., Cornel, A.J., Slotman, M.A., Knols, B.G.J., Ferguson, H.M., Lanzaro, G.C. Clarification of anomalies in the application of a 2La molecular karyotyping method for the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Parasites and Vectors, 1, 45.