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Effect of Trapping Methods, Weather, and Landscape on Estimates of the Culex Vector Mosquito Abundance.

Karki S, Hamer GL, Anderson TK, Goldberg TL, Kitron UD, Krebs BL, Walker ED, Ruiz MO.

Environ Health Insights. 2016 Jun 22;10:93-103. doi: 10.4137/EHI.S33384. eCollection 2016.


Identification of Avian and Hemoparasite DNA in Blood-Engorged Abdomens of Culex pipiens (Diptera; Culicidae) from a West Nile Virus Epidemic region in Suburban Chicago, Illinois.

Boothe E, Medeiros MC, Kitron UD, Brawn JD, Ruiz MO, Goldberg TL, Walker ED, Hamer GL.

J Med Entomol. 2015 May;52(3):461-8. doi: 10.1093/jme/tjv029. Epub 2015 Mar 31.



McKee EM, Walker ED, Anderson TK, Kitron UD, Brawn JD, Krebs BL, Newman C, Ruiz MO, Levine RS, Carrington ME, McLean RG, Goldberg TL, Hamer GL.

J Wildl Dis. 2015 Jul;51(3):601-8. doi: 10.7589/2014-07-175. Epub 2015 Apr 28.


Survey of wild mammal hosts of cutaneous leishmaniasis parasites in panamá and costa rica.

González K, Calzada JE, Saldaña A, Rigg CA, Alvarado G, Rodríguez-Herrera B, Kitron UD, Adler GH, Gottdenker NL, Chaves LF, Baldi M.

Trop Med Health. 2015 Mar;43(1):75-8. doi: 10.2149/tmh.2014-30. Epub 2014 Dec 6.


Host group formation decreases exposure to vector-borne disease: a field experiment in a 'hotspot' of West Nile virus transmission.

Krebs BL, Anderson TK, Goldberg TL, Hamer GL, Kitron UD, Newman CM, Ruiz MO, Walker ED, Brawn JD.

Proc Biol Sci. 2014 Dec 7;281(1796):20141586. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2014.1586.


An inverse association between West Nile virus serostatus and avian malaria infection status.

Medeiros MC, Anderson TK, Higashiguchi JM, Kitron UD, Walker ED, Brawn JD, Krebs BL, Ruiz MO, Goldberg TL, Ricklefs RE, Hamer GL.

Parasit Vectors. 2014 Sep 1;7:415. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-7-415.


Dispersal of adult culex mosquitoes in an urban west nile virus hotspot: a mark-capture study incorporating stable isotope enrichment of natural larval habitats.

Hamer GL, Anderson TK, Donovan DJ, Brawn JD, Krebs BL, Gardner AM, Ruiz MO, Brown WM, Kitron UD, Newman CM, Goldberg TL, Walker ED.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Mar 27;8(3):e2768. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002768. eCollection 2014 Mar.


Limited spillover to humans from West Nile Virus viremic birds in Atlanta, Georgia.

Levine RS, Mead DG, Kitron UD.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2013 Nov;13(11):812-7. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2013.1342. Epub 2013 Oct 9.


Seasonal weather, nutrients, and conspecific presence impacts on the southern house mosquito oviposition dynamics in combined sewage overflows.

Nguyen AT, Williams-Newkirk AJ, Kitron UD, Chaves LF.

J Med Entomol. 2012 Nov;49(6):1328-38.


Wild birds and urban ecology of ticks and tick-borne pathogens, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2005-2010.

Hamer SA, Goldberg TL, Kitron UD, Brawn JD, Anderson TK, Loss SR, Walker ED, Hamer GL.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2012 Oct;18(10):1589-95. doi: 10.3201/eid1810.120511.


Fine-scale variation in vector host use and force of infection drive localized patterns of West Nile virus transmission.

Hamer GL, Chaves LF, Anderson TK, Kitron UD, Brawn JD, Ruiz MO, Loss SR, Walker ED, Goldberg TL.

PLoS One. 2011;6(8):e23767. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023767. Epub 2011 Aug 19.


Ecological patterns of blood-feeding by kissing-bugs (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae).

Rabinovich JE, Kitron UD, Obed Y, Yoshioka M, Gottdenker N, Chaves LF.

Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 2011 Jun;106(4):479-94. Review.


Triatoma dimidiata infestation in Chagas disease endemic regions of Guatemala: comparison of random and targeted cross-sectional surveys.

King RJ, Cordon-Rosales C, Cox J, Davies CR, Kitron UD.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Apr 12;5(4):e1035. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001035.


Culex flavivirus and West Nile virus mosquito coinfection and positive ecological association in Chicago, United States.

Newman CM, Cerutti F, Anderson TK, Hamer GL, Walker ED, Kitron UD, Ruiz MO, Brawn JD, Goldberg TL.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2011 Aug;11(8):1099-105. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2010.0144. Epub 2011 Jan 22.


Weather variability impacts on oviposition dynamics of the southern house mosquito at intermediate time scales.

Chaves LF, Kitron UD.

Bull Entomol Res. 2011 Dec;101(6):633-41. doi: 10.1017/S0007485310000519. Epub 2011 Jan 6.


Multi-year evolutionary dynamics of West Nile virus in suburban Chicago, USA, 2005-2007.

Amore G, Bertolotti L, Hamer GL, Kitron UD, Walker ED, Ruiz MO, Brawn JD, Goldberg TL.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2010 Jun 27;365(1548):1871-8. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2010.0054.


Local impact of temperature and precipitation on West Nile virus infection in Culex species mosquitoes in northeast Illinois, USA.

Ruiz MO, Chaves LF, Hamer GL, Sun T, Brown WM, Walker ED, Haramis L, Goldberg TL, Kitron UD.

Parasit Vectors. 2010 Mar 19;3(1):19. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-3-19.


Blood feeding patterns of mosquitoes: random or structured?

Chaves LF, Harrington LC, Keogh CL, Nguyen AM, Kitron UD.

Front Zool. 2010 Jan 21;7:3. doi: 10.1186/1742-9994-7-3.


Combined sewage overflow enhances oviposition of Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) in urban areas.

Chaves LF, Keogh CL, Vazquez-Prokopec GM, Kitron UD.

J Med Entomol. 2009 Mar;46(2):220-6.


Genetic variation associated with mammalian feeding in Culex pipiens from a West Nile virus epidemic region in Chicago, Illinois.

Huang S, Hamer GL, Molaei G, Walker ED, Goldberg TL, Kitron UD, Andreadis TG.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2009 Dec;9(6):637-42. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2008.0146.

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