Selected publications

  • Mulatti, P., Ferguson, H.M., Montarsi, F. & S. Marangon. (2014). Determinants of the growth rate of West Nile Virus mosquito vectors in north-eastern Italy. Parasites & Vectors 7: 26 (doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-7-26)

  • Lyimo, I.N, Haydon, D.T., Russell, T.L., Mbina, K.F., Daraja, A.A., Mbehela, E.M., Reeve, R & H.M. Ferguson. (2013). The impact of host species and vector control measures on the fitness of African malaria vectors. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B. 280: 20122823. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2012.2823)

  • Russell, T.L., Lwetoijera, D.W., Knols, B.G.J., Takken, W., Killeen G.F. & H. M. Ferguson. (2011). Linking individual phenotype to density-dependent population growth: the influence of body size on the population dynamics of malaria vectors. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B. 278: 3142-2151 (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2011.0153)

  • Ferguson, H.M., Dornhaus, A., Beeche, A., Borgemeister, C., Gottlieb, C., Mulla, M.S., Gimnig, J.G., Fish, D, & G.F. Killeen. (2010). Ecology: a prerequisite for malaria elimination and eradication. PloS Medicine. 7(8): e1000303 (doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000303)

  • Jiang J. Maina A.N., Knobel D.L., Cleaveland S., Laudisoit A., Wambura K., Ogola E., Parola P., Breiman R.F., Njenga M.K., Richard A.L. (2013) Molecular detection of Rickettsia felis and Candidatus Rickettsia Asemboensis in fleas from human habitats, Asembo, Kenya. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 13(8): 550-558. (doi: 10.1089/vbz.2012.1123)

  • Auty H., Anderson N.E., Picozzi K., Lembo T., Mubanga J., Hoare R., Fyumagwa R.D., Mable B., Hamill L., Cleaveland S., and Welburn S.C. (2012) Trypanosome diversity in wildlife species from the Serengeti and Luangwa Valley Ecosystems. PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 6(10): e1828 (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001828)

  • Auty H., Picozzi K., Malele I., Torr S.J., Cleaveland S. and Welburn S. (2012) Using molecular data for epidemiological inference: assessing the prevalence of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense in tsetse in Serengeti, Tanzania. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 6(1): e1501. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001501)

  • Maina AN, Knobel DL, Jiang J, Halliday J, Feikin DR, Cleaveland S, Ng’ang’a Z., Junghae M., Breiman R.F., Richards A.L. and Njenga M.K. (2012) Rickettsia felis infection in febrile patients, western Kenya, 2007–2010. Emerging Infectious Diseases 18: 328-331 (doi: 10.3201/eid1802.111372)

  • Matemba L.E, Fèvre E.M., Kibona S.N., Picozzi K., Cleaveland S., Shaw A.P. and Welburn S.C. (2010) Quantifying the burden of Rhodesiense sleeping sickness in Urambo District, Tanzania. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 4: e868. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000868)

  • Barker E.N., Tasker S., Day M., Warman S.J., Woolley K., Birtles R., Georges K.C., Ezeokoli C.D., Newaj-Fyzul A., Campbell M.D., Sparagano O.A.E, Cleaveland S. and Helps C.R. (2010) Development and use of real-time PCR to detect and quantify Mycoplasma haemocanis and “Candidatus Mycoplasma haematoparvum” in dogs. Veterinary Microbiology, 140: 167-70 (doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2009.07.006)

  • Breiman R.F., Njenga M.K., Cleaveland S., Sharif S.K., Mbabu M. and King L. (2008). Lessons learned from the 2006-7 Rift Valley Fever outbreak in East Africa: implications for prevention of emerging infectious diseases. Future Virology, 3(5): 411-417 (doi: 10.2217/17460794.3.5.411)