R B Barrozo

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de Buenos Aires
Country: Argentina

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of water vapour in the orientation behaviour of the blood-sucking bug Triatoma infestans (Hemiptera, Reduviidae)
    R B Barrozo
    Insect Physiology Laboratory, Department of Biodiversity and Experimental Biology, University of Buenos Aires, University City, Pabellon 2, 4to piso, C1428EHA Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Insect Physiol 49:315-21. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Circadian rhythm of behavioural responsiveness to carbon dioxide in the blood-sucking bug Triatoma infestans (Heteroptera: Reduviidae)
    Romina B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Experimental, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciudad Universitaria, C1428EHA Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Insect Physiol 50:249-54. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The response of the blood-sucking bug Triatoma infestans to carbon dioxide and other host odours
    Romina B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Experimental, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Chem Senses 29:319-29. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Orientation behaviour of the blood-sucking bug triatoma infestans to short-chain fatty acids: synergistic effect of L-lactic acid and carbon dioxide
    Romina B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Experimental, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciudad Universitaria, Pabellon 2, 4 Piso, C1428EHA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Chem Senses 29:833-41. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Orientation response of haematophagous bugs to CO2: the effect of the temporal structure of the stimulus
    R B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, DBBE, FCEyN, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 192:827-31. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Chemical ecology of insect vectors: the neglected temporal dimension
    Claudio R Lazzari
    Trends Parasitol 20:506-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of water vapour in the orientation behaviour of the blood-sucking bug Triatoma infestans (Hemiptera, Reduviidae)
    R B Barrozo
    Insect Physiology Laboratory, Department of Biodiversity and Experimental Biology, University of Buenos Aires, University City, Pabellon 2, 4to piso, C1428EHA Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Insect Physiol 49:315-21. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in relation to the cues released by living hosts of triatomine bugs and in relation to their responses to air-currents...
  2. ncbi request reprint Circadian rhythm of behavioural responsiveness to carbon dioxide in the blood-sucking bug Triatoma infestans (Heteroptera: Reduviidae)
    Romina B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Experimental, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciudad Universitaria, C1428EHA Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Insect Physiol 50:249-54. 2004
    ..e. a potential food source) only at the beginning of the scotophase. The persistence of the rhythm under constant darkness reveals the existence of an endogenous circadian control of this behaviour...
  3. ncbi request reprint The response of the blood-sucking bug Triatoma infestans to carbon dioxide and other host odours
    Romina B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Experimental, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Chem Senses 29:319-29. 2004
    ..When insects were stimulated with 1-octen-3-ol a significant positive orientation was found. This response was not modified by the addition of carbon dioxide...
  4. ncbi request reprint Orientation behaviour of the blood-sucking bug triatoma infestans to short-chain fatty acids: synergistic effect of L-lactic acid and carbon dioxide
    Romina B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biologia Experimental, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciudad Universitaria, Pabellon 2, 4 Piso, C1428EHA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Chem Senses 29:833-41. 2004
    ..Oriented responses of bugs were only observed with the blend (2) added with L-LA and with the combination of this lure with CO(2). This last combination evoked a behavioural response similar in intensity to that induced by a live mouse...
  5. ncbi request reprint Orientation response of haematophagous bugs to CO2: the effect of the temporal structure of the stimulus
    R B Barrozo
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia de Insectos, DBBE, FCEyN, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 192:827-31. 2006
    ..Our results are discussed in the frame of the interaction between olfactory and mechanoreceptive inputs as affecting the behavioural response of bugs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chemical ecology of insect vectors: the neglected temporal dimension
    Claudio R Lazzari
    Trends Parasitol 20:506-7. 2004