Scientific articles in 2009

2009 – Helinski, M.E.H. and Knols, B.G.J. Sperm quantity and size variation in un-irradiated and irradiated males of the malaria mosquito Anopheles arabiensis Patton. Acta Tropica, 109, 64-69.

2009 - N’Guessan, R., Boko, P., Odjo, A., Knols, B.G.J., Akogbeto, M. and Rowland, M. Control of pyrethroid resistant Anopheles gambiae and Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes with the pyrrole insecticide chlorfenapyr, applied as a mosquito net or indoor residual spray treatment: an experimental hut evaluation in Benin. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 14, 389-395.

2009 – Helinski, M.E.H. and Knols, B.G.J. The influence of late-stage pupal irradiation and increased irradiated: un-irradiated male ratio on mating competitiveness of the malaria mosquito Anopheles arabiensis Patton. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 99, 317-322.

2009 – Takken, W. and Knols, B.G.J. Malaria vector control: Current and future strategies. Trends in Parasitology, 25, 101-104.

2009 – Bukhari, T. and Knols, B.G.J. Efficacy of Aquatain, a monomolecular film, against the malaria vectors Anopheles stephensi and An. gambiae s.s. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 80, 758-763.

2009 – Ageep, T.B., Cox, J., Hassan, M.M., Knols, B.G.J., Benedict, M.Q., Malcolm, C.A., Babiker, A., El Sayed, B.B. Spatial and temporal distribution of the malaria mosquito Anopheles arabiensis in northern Sudan: influence of environmental factors and implications for vector control. Malaria Journal, 8, 123.

2009 – Knols, B.G.J. and Farenhorst, M. The suitability of clay pots for indoor sampling of mosquitoes in northern Tanzania: A word of caution. Acta Tropica, 112, 88-89.

2009 - Farenhorst, M., Mouatcho, J.C., Kikankie, C.K., Brooke, B.D., Hunt, R.H., Thomas, M.B., Koekemoer, L.L., Knols, B.G.J. and Coetzee, M. Fungal infection counters insecticide resistance in African malaria mosquitoes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 106, 17443-17447.

2009 – Jawara, M., Smallegange, R.C., Jeffries, D., Nwakanma, D.C., Awolola, T.S., Knols, B.G.J., Takken, W. and Conway, D. Optimising odour baited mosquito trap methods at an experimental site in The Gambia. PLoS ONE, in press.

2009 – Robinson, A.S., Knols, B.G.J., Voigt, G. and Hendrichs, J. Conceptual framework and rationale. Malaria Journal, 8 (suppl. 2), S1.

2009 – Dame, D.A., Curtis, C.F., Benedict, M.Q., Robinson, A.S. and Knols, B.G.J. Historical applications of induced sterilization in field populations of mosquitoes. Malaria Journal, 8 (suppl. 2), S2.

2009 – El-Sayed, B.B., Malcolm, C.A., Babiker, A., Malik, E.M., El-Tayeb, M.A.H., Saeed, N.S., Nugud, A.H.D. and Knols, B.G.J. Ethical, legal and social aspects of the approach in Sudan. Malaria Journal, 8 (suppl. 2): S3.

2009 – Benedict, M.Q., Knols, B.G.J. Bossin, H.C., Howell, P.I., Miahle, E., Caceres, C. and Robinson, A.S. Colonisation and mass rearing: Learning from others. Malaria Journal, 8 (suppl. 2): S4.

2009 - Helinski, M.E.H., Parker, A.G. and Knols, B.G.J. Radiation biology of mosquitoes. Malaria Journal, 8 (suppl. 2): S6.

2009 – Howell, P.I. and Knols, B.G.J. Male mating biology. Malaria Journal, 8 (suppl. 2): S8.

2009 – Malcolm, C.A., El-Sayed, B., Babiker, A., Girod, R., Fontenille, D., Knols, B.G.J., Nugud, A.H. and Benedict, M.Q. Field site selection: getting it right first time around. Malaria Journal, 8 (suppl. 2): S9.

2009 – Verhulst, N.O., Beijleveld, H., Knols, B.G.J., Takken, W., Schraa, G., Bouwmeester, H.J. and Smallegange, R.C. Cultured skin microbiota attracts malaria mosquitoes. Malaria Journal, 8, 302.

2009 – Mnyone, L., Kirby, M.J., Lwetoijera, D.W., Mpingwa, M.W., Knols, B.G.J., Takken, W. and Russell, T. Infection of the malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae, with two species of entomopathogenic fungi: effects of concentration, co-formulation, exposure time and persistence. Malaria Journal, 8, 309.