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Do apes smell like humans? The role of skin bacteria and volatiles of primates in mosquito host selection.

Verhulst NO, Umanets A, Weldegergis BT, Maas JPA, Visser TM, Dicke M, Smidt H, Takken W.

J Exp Biol. 2018 Oct 8. pii: jeb.185959. doi: 10.1242/jeb.185959. [Epub ahead of print]


Plasmodium-associated changes in human odor attract mosquitoes.

Robinson A, Busula AO, Voets MA, Beshir KB, Caulfield JC, Powers SJ, Verhulst NO, Winskill P, Muwanguzi J, Birkett MA, Smallegange RC, Masiga DK, Mukabana WR, Sauerwein RW, Sutherland CJ, Bousema T, Pickett JA, Takken W, Logan JG, de Boer JG.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 May 1;115(18):E4209-E4218. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1721610115. Epub 2018 Apr 16.


Mechanisms of Plasmodium-Enhanced Attraction of Mosquito Vectors.

Busula AO, Verhulst NO, Bousema T, Takken W, de Boer JG.

Trends Parasitol. 2017 Dec;33(12):961-973. doi: 10.1016/ Epub 2017 Sep 21. Review.


Gametocytemia and Attractiveness of Plasmodium falciparum-Infected Kenyan Children to Anopheles gambiae Mosquitoes.

Busula AO, Bousema T, Mweresa CK, Masiga D, Logan JG, Sauerwein RW, Verhulst NO, Takken W, de Boer JG.

J Infect Dis. 2017 Aug 1;216(3):291-295. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix214.


Variation in host preferences of malaria mosquitoes is mediated by skin bacterial volatiles.

Busula AO, Takken W, DE Boer JG, Mukabana WR, Verhulst NO.

Med Vet Entomol. 2017 Sep;31(3):320-326. doi: 10.1111/mve.12242. Epub 2017 Jun 22.


Chemical signaling in mosquito-host interactions: the role of human skin microbiota.

Takken W, Verhulst NO.

Curr Opin Insect Sci. 2017 Apr;20:68-74. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2017.03.011. Epub 2017 Apr 10. Review.


Acarological Risk of Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Lato Infections Across Space and Time in The Netherlands.

Takken W, van Vliet AJ, Verhulst NO, Jacobs FH, Gassner F, Hartemink N, Mulder S, Sprong H.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2017 Feb;17(2):99-107. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2015.1933. Epub 2016 Nov 28.


Attractiveness of volatiles from different body parts to the malaria mosquito Anopheles coluzzii is affected by deodorant compounds.

Verhulst NO, Weldegergis BT, Menger D, Takken W.

Sci Rep. 2016 Jun 1;6:27141. doi: 10.1038/srep27141.


Modification of the Suna Trap for Improved Survival and Quality of Mosquitoes in Support of Epidemiological Studies.

Verhulst NO, Bakker JW, Hiscox A.

J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2015 Sep;31(3):223-32. doi: 10.2987/moco-31-03-223-232.1.


Mosquito Attraction: Crucial Role of Carbon Dioxide in Formulation of a Five-Component Blend of Human-Derived Volatiles.

van Loon JJ, Smallegange RC, Bukovinszkiné-Kiss G, Jacobs F, De Rijk M, Mukabana WR, Verhulst NO, Menger DJ, Takken W.

J Chem Ecol. 2015 Jun;41(6):567-73. doi: 10.1007/s10886-015-0587-5. Epub 2015 May 31.


Mosquito host preferences affect their response to synthetic and natural odour blends.

Busula AO, Takken W, Loy DE, Hahn BH, Mukabana WR, Verhulst NO.

Malar J. 2015 Mar 28;14:133. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0635-1.


Understanding the long-lasting attraction of malaria mosquitoes to odor baits.

Mweresa CK, Otieno B, Omusula P, Weldegergis BT, Verhulst NO, Dicke M, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Mukabana WR.

PLoS One. 2015 Mar 23;10(3):e0121533. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121533. eCollection 2015.


Field evaluation of a novel synthetic odour blend and of the synergistic role of carbon dioxide for sampling host-seeking Aedes albopictus adults in Rome, Italy.

Pombi M, Jacobs F, Verhulst NO, Caputo B, della Torre A, Takken W.

Parasit Vectors. 2014 Dec 11;7:580. doi: 10.1186/s13071-014-0580-9.


Advances in methods for colour marking of mosquitoes.

Verhulst NO, Loonen JA, Takken W.

Parasit Vectors. 2013 Jul 8;6(1):200. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-200.


Relation between HLA genes, human skin volatiles and attractiveness of humans to malaria mosquitoes.

Verhulst NO, Beijleveld H, Qiu YT, Maliepaard C, Verduyn W, Haasnoot GW, Claas FH, Mumm R, Bouwmeester HJ, Takken W, van Loon JJ, Smallegange RC.

Infect Genet Evol. 2013 Aug;18:87-93. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2013.05.009. Epub 2013 May 18.


Host preferences of blood-feeding mosquitoes.

Takken W, Verhulst NO.

Annu Rev Entomol. 2013;58:433-53. doi: 10.1146/annurev-ento-120811-153618. Epub 2012 Sep 27. Review.


Mosquitoes as potential bridge vectors of malaria parasites from non-human primates to humans.

Verhulst NO, Smallegange RC, Takken W.

Front Physiol. 2012 Jun 11;3:197. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2012.00197. eCollection 2012.


Composition of human skin microbiota affects attractiveness to malaria mosquitoes.

Verhulst NO, Qiu YT, Beijleveld H, Maliepaard C, Knights D, Schulz S, Berg-Lyons D, Lauber CL, Verduijn W, Haasnoot GW, Mumm R, Bouwmeester HJ, Claas FH, Dicke M, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Knight R, Smallegange RC.

PLoS One. 2011;6(12):e28991. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0028991. Epub 2011 Dec 28.


Improvement of a synthetic lure for Anopheles gambiae using compounds produced by human skin microbiota.

Verhulst NO, Mbadi PA, Kiss GB, Mukabana WR, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Smallegange RC.

Malar J. 2011 Feb 8;10:28. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-10-28.


Sweaty skin: an invitation to bite?

Smallegange RC, Verhulst NO, Takken W.

Trends Parasitol. 2011 Apr;27(4):143-8. doi: 10.1016/ Epub 2011 Jan 20.


Differential attraction of malaria mosquitoes to volatile blends produced by human skin bacteria.

Verhulst NO, Andriessen R, Groenhagen U, Bukovinszkiné Kiss G, Schulz S, Takken W, van Loon JJ, Schraa G, Smallegange RC.

PLoS One. 2010 Dec 30;5(12):e15829. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015829.


Geographic and temporal variations in population dynamics of Ixodes ricinus and associated Borrelia infections in The Netherlands.

Gassner F, van Vliet AJ, Burgers SL, Jacobs F, Verbaarschot P, Hovius EK, Mulder S, Verhulst NO, van Overbeek LS, Takken W.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2011 May;11(5):523-32. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2010.0026. Epub 2010 Nov 17.


Sugar-fermenting yeast as an organic source of carbon dioxide to attract the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae.

Smallegange RC, Schmied WH, van Roey KJ, Verhulst NO, Spitzen J, Mukabana WR, Takken W.

Malar J. 2010 Oct 25;9:292. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-9-292.


Chemical ecology of interactions between human skin microbiota and mosquitoes.

Verhulst NO, Takken W, Dicke M, Schraa G, Smallegange RC.

FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2010 Oct;74(1):1-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2010.00908.x. Review.


Cultured skin microbiota attracts malaria mosquitoes.

Verhulst NO, Beijleveld H, Knols BG, Takken W, Schraa G, Bouwmeester HJ, Smallegange RC.

Malar J. 2009 Dec 17;8:302. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-8-302.

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