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Previous Publications

A genomic amplification affecting a carboxylesterase gene cluster confers organophosphate resistance in the mosquito Aedes aegypti: from genomic characterization to high-throughput field detection, Sébastien Boyer, Julien Cattel, Chloé Haberkorn, Fréderic Laporte, Thierry Gaude, Tristan Cumer, Julien Renaud, Ian W Sutherland, Jeffrey C Hertz, Jean-Marc Bonneville, Victor Arnaud, Camille Noûs, Bénédicte Fustec, Sébastien Marcombe, Jean-Philippe David


Strategic Approach, Advances, and Challenges in the Development and Application of the SIT for Area-Wide Control of Aedes albopictus Mosquitoes in Reunion Island, 2020 Nov 7, Sébastien Boyer, Didier Fontenille, Louis Clément Gouagna, David Damiens, Clélia F Oliva, Gilbert Le Goff, Cécile Brengues, Jean-Sébastien Dehecq, Jocelyn Raude, Frédéric Simard


Dynamics and diversity of mosquito vectors of Japanese encephalitis virus in Kandal province, Cambodia, September 1, 2020, Philippe Dussart, Sébastien Boyer, Borin Peng, Senglong Pang, Véronique Chevalier, Veasna Duong, Christopher Gorman, Didier Fontenille, Julien Cappelle


Current vector research challenges in the greater Mekong subregion for dengue, Malaria, and Other Vector-Borne Diseases: A report from a multisectoral workshop March 2019, July 30, 2020, Rekol Huy, Sebastien Boyer, Rebecca C. Christofferson, Bruce A. Wilcox, Daniel M. Parker, Hans J. Overgaard, Gregor Devine, Jeffrey Hii, Vu Sinh Nam, Kobporn Boonnak, Sazaly Abubakar, Stephen S. Whitehead, Leang Rithea, Tho Sochantha, Thomas E. Wellems, Jesus G. Valenzuela, Jessica E. Manning


High diversity of mosquito vectors in Cambodian primary schools and consequences for arbovirus transmission : Plos One,2020June05, Sebastien Boyer / Sebastien Marcombe / Sony Yean / Didier Fontenille


Two new phlebotomine sandflies (Diptera: Psychodidae) from the forest edge in Madagascar: the anthropophilic Phlebotomus artemievi sp. nov. and Sergentomyia maroantsetra ensis sp. nov : Parasitol Res,2020Apr03, Randrianambinintsoa FJ / Depaquit J / Martinet JP / Golden CD / Boyer S / Robert V / Tantely LM.


Ability of the Premise Condition Index to Identify Premises with Adult and Immature Aedes Mosquitoes in Kampong Cham, Cambodia : Am J Trop Med Hyg,2020Apr06

Hustedt J / Doum D / Keo V / Ly S / Sam B / Chan V / Boyer S / Liverani M / Alexander N / Bradley J / Prasetyo DB / Rachmat A / Lopes S / Leang R / Hii J.


GloPID-R Report on Chikungunya, O’Nyong-Nyong and Mayaro Virus, Part 5: Entomological Aspects : Antiviral Res,2020 Feb05

Pezzi L / Diallo M / Rosa-Freitas MG / Vega-Rua A / Ng LFP / Boyer S / Drexler JF / Vasilakis N / Lourenco-de-Oliveira R /, Weaver SC / Kohl A / de Lamballerie X / Failloux AB; GloPID-R chikungunya / o’nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus Working Group.





GloPID-R report on chikungunya, o’nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus, part 5: Entomological aspects.Antiviral Res,2019Dec05, Pezzi L / Diallo M / Rosa-Freitas MG / Vega-Rua A / Ng LFP / Boyer S / Drexler JF / Vasilakis N / Lourenco-de-Oliveira R /, Weaver SC / Kohl A / de Lamballerie X / Failloux AB; GloPID-R chikungunya / o’nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus Working Group.


Horizontal and vertical distribution of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in the rainforest of Maromizaha, Madagascar: implications for pathogen transmission to humans and animals : Austral Entomology,2019Nov22


A New High-Throughput Tool to Screen Mosquito-Borne Viruses in Zika Virus Endemic/Epidemic Areas : Viruses,2019Sep27, Moutailler S/ Yousfi L/ Mousson L/ Devillers E/ Vazeille M/ Vega-Rúa A/ Perrin Y/ Jourdain F/ Chandre F/ Cannet A/ Chantilly S/ Restrepo J/ Guidez A/ Dusfour I/, Vieira Santos de Abreu F/ Pereira Dos Santos T/ Jiolle D/ Visser TM/ Koenraadt CJM/, Wongsokarijo M/ Diallo M/ Diallo D/ Gaye A/ Boyer S/ Duong V/ Piorkowski G/ Paupy C/ Lourenco de Oliveira R/ de Lamballerie X/ Failloux AB.


Field assessment of insecticide dusting and bait station treatment impact against rodent flea and house flea species in the Madagascar plague context : PLoS Negl Trop Dis,2019Aug06


Diverse novel resident Wolbachia strains in Culicine mosquitoes from Madagascar : Sci Rep,2018Nov29, Jeffries CL / Tantely LM / Raharimalala FN / Hurn E / Boyer S / Walker T.


Testing bio-efficacy of insecticide-treated nets with fewer mosquitoes for enhanced malaria control : Scientific reports,2018Nov13, Boyer S / Pothin E / Randriamaherijaona S / Rogier C / Kesteman T


Comparison of the dynamics of Japanese encephalitis virus circulation in sentinel pigs between a rural and a peri-urban setting in Cambodia : PLoS Negl Trop Dis,2018Aug23, Di Francesco J / Choeung R / Peng B / Pring L / Pang S / Duboz R / Ong S / Sorn S / Tarantola A / Fontenille D / Duong V / Dussart P / Chevalier V / Cappelle J.


How much does direct transmission between pigs contribute to Japanese Encephalitis virus circulation? A modelling approach in Cambodia : PLoS ONE,2018Aug16, Diallo AOI / Chevalier V / Cappelle J / Duong V / Fontenille D / Duboz R


Risk of maritime introduction of plague from Madagascar to Mayotte : Acta tropica,2018Jul31, Rahelinirina S / Harimalala M / Margueron T / Ramihangihajason T / Mansotte F / Rajerison M / Pagès F / Boyer S.


Resistance of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) Populations to Deltamethrin, Permethrin, and Temephos in Cambodia : Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, 2018Mar03, Boyer S / Sergio Lopes / Prasetyo D / Hustedt J / Sarady AS / Doum D / Yean S / Peng B / Bunleng S / Leang R / Fontenille D / Hii J


An overview of mosquito vectors of Zika virus : Microbes and infection, 2018Mar02, Boyer S / Calvez E / Chouin-Carneiro T / Diallo D / Anna-Bella F


Re-evaluate yellow fever risk in Asia-Pacific region : Nature, 2018Feb01, Brey PT / Fontenille D / Tang H


Vector competence of Culex antennatus and Anopheles coustani mosquitoes for Rift Valley fever virus in Madagascar : Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 2018Jan31, Nepomichene TNJJ / Raharimalala FN / Andriamandimby SF / Ravalohery JP / Failloux AB / Heraud JM / Boyer S


Beta-lactam resistance among Enterobacteriaceae in Cambodia: The four-year itch : Int J Infect Dis, 2018Jan07, Caron Y / Chheang R / Puthea N / Soda M / Boyer

Massive Iatrogenic Outbreak of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 in Rural Cambodia, 2014-2015 : Clin Infect Dis, 2017Dec04, Rouet F / Nouhin J / Zheng DP / Roche B / Black A / Prak S / Leoz M / Gaudy-Graffin C / Ferradini L / Mom C / Mam S / Gautier C / Lesage G / Ken S / Phon K / Kerleguer A /, Yang C / Killam W / Fujita M / Mean C / Fontenille D / Barin F / Plantier JC / Bedford T / Ramos A / Saphonn V


Durability monitoring of long-lasting insecticidal (mosquito) nets (LLINs) in Madagascar: physical integrity and insecticidal activity : Parasites & Vectors, 2017Nov13, Randriamaherijaona S / Raharinjatovo J / Boyer S


Getting to Know about Rabies”, a reading book in Khmer to promote the fight against rabies

  • Published : September 25, 2017
  • World Rabies Day : September 28, 2017
  • Distribution : 50 000 copies in 5 years across Cambodia
  • Book as cornerstone of actions against rabies in Cambodia

No evidence for manipulation of Anopheles gambiae, An. coluzzii and An. arabiensis host preference by Plasmodium falciparum : Sci Rep, 2017Aug25, Nguyen PL / Vantaux A / Hien DF / Dabiré KR / Yameogo BK / Gouagna LC / Fontenille D / Renaud F / Simard F / Costantini C / Thomas F / Cohuet A / Lefèvre T


An ecological and digital epidemiology analysis on the role of human behavior on the 2014 Chikungunya outbreak in Martinique : Sci Rep, 2017Jul20, Roche B / Gaillard B / Léger L / Pélagie-Moutenda R / Sochacki T / Cazelles B / Ledrans M / Blateau A / Fontenille D / Etienne M / Simard F / Salathé M / Yébakima A


Chromosome inversions and ecological plasticity in the main African malaria mosquitoes : Evolution, 2017Mar03, Ayala D / Acevedo P / Pombi M / Dia I / Boccolini D / Costantini C / Simard F / Fontenille D


Efficient method for establishing F1 progeny from wild populations of Anopheles mosquitoes : Malar J, 2017Jan09, Nepomichene TN / Andrianaivolambo L / Boyer S / Bourgouin C


A Review of Mosquitoes Associated with Rift Valley Fever Virus in Madagascar. Tantely, L. M., S. Boyer and D. Fontenille, Am J Trop Med Hyg 92, no. 4 (2015): 722-9. 


Larval Habitats Characterization and Species Composition of Anopheles Mosquitoes in Tunisia, with Particular Attention to Anopheles Maculipennis Complex. Tabbabi, A., P. Bousses, A. Rhim, C. Brengues, J. Daaboub, N. Ben-Alaya-Bouafif, D. Fontenille, A. Bouratbine, F. Simard and K. Aoun, Am J Trop Med Hyg 92, no. 3 (2015): 653-9.


Trapping the Tiger: Efficacy of the Novel Bg-Sentinel 2 with Several Attractants and Carbon Dioxide for Collecting Aedes Albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Southern France. Roiz, D., S. Duperier, M. Roussel, P. Bousses, D. Fontenille, F. Simard and C. Paupy, J Med Entomol,  (2015).


Autochthonous Chikungunya Transmission and Extreme Climate Events in Southern France. Roiz, D., P. Bousses, F. Simard, C. Paupy and D. Fontenille, PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9, no. 6 (2015): e0003854.


Seasonal Variation in Size Estimates of Aedes Albopictus Population Based on Standard Mark-Release-Recapture Experiments in an Urban Area on Reunion Island. Gouagna, L. C., J. S. Dehecq, D. Fontenille, Y. Dumont and S. Boyer.   Acta Trop 143,  (2015): 89-96.


Spatial Genetic Structure and Restricted Gene Flow in Bed Bugs (Cimex Lectularius) Populations in France. Akhoundi, M., P. Kengne, A. Cannet, C. Brengues, J. M. Berenger, A. Izri, P. Marty, F. Simard, D. Fontenille and P. Delaunay. Infect Genet Evol 34,  (2015): 236-43.

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