Outbreak Investigation Task Force
The recent epidemics of Lassa fever in Nigeria, Ebola virus disease in West Africa, MERS-CoV in the Middle East, Yellow Fever in DRC, Angola and Brazil, avian influenza in Asia and Africa and Zika […]
300 to 400 million cases of dengue fever occur each year worldwide. Spreading rapidly, more than 40% of the world’s population is now at risk of contracting dengue This transversal program brings together talents […]
LabEx IBEID – Integrative Biology of Emerging Infectious Diseases
Presentation The aim of the Integrative Biology of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IBEID) project, coordinated by Professors Philippe Sansonetti and Pascale Cossart, is to develop a structure to anticipate and tackle emerging infectious diseases (EIDs). […]
Quantifying the health impacts of Zika virus infection
Previously considered to cause limited human infection and mild disease, Zika virus (ZIKV) caused several large outbreaks in Yap Island in 2007, in French Polynesia in 2013-2014 and the 2015-2016 epidemic across the Americas […]
Reshaping the microbiota of mosquitoes to study its impact on malaria transmission
Malaria vectors can only transmit malaria after getting infected when biting infectious people. The mosquito microbiota protects its host against infection by parasites and negatively affects the mosquito fitness, impacting the chance of transmission. […]
2020Manipulating the Mosquito Microbiota to Study Its Function, In: Sandrelli F., Tettamanti G. (eds) Immunity in Insects. Springer Protocols Handbooks. Humana, New York, NY.
2018Coxsackievirus A24 Variant Associated with Acute Haemorrhagic Conjunctivitis Cases, French Guiana, 2017, Intervirology 2018 60:271–275.
2018Identification and Antibioresistance Characterisation of Culturable Bacteria in the Intestinal Microbiota of Mosquitoes, Vector Biol. J. 2018 Jan;2(2).
2016Plasmodium vivax multidrug resistance-1 gene polymorphism in French Guiana, Malar. J. 2016 Nov;15(1):540.
2016Malaria Hyperendemicity and Risk for Artemisinin Resistance among Illegal Gold Miners, French Guiana, Emerging Infect. Dis. 2016 May;22(5):903-6.
2015Identification of lymphocytic choriomeningitis mammarenavirus in house mouse (Mus musculus, Rodentia) in French Guiana, Infect. Genet. Evol. 2016 Jan;37:225-30.
2015Frequency and distribution of mixed Plasmodium falciparum-vivax infections in French Guiana between 2000 and 2008, Malar. J. 2015;14(1):446.
2013High performance of histidine-rich protein 2 based rapid diagnostic tests in French Guiana are explained by the absence of pfhrp2 gene deletion in P. falciparum, PLoS ONE 2013;8(9):e74269.
2012Investigation of a sudden malaria outbreak in the isolated Amazonian village of Saul, French Guiana, January-April 2009, Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 2012 Apr;86(4):591-7.
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