Adriana Troyo

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de Costa Rica
Country: Costa Rica

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ectoparasites of dogs in home environments on the Caribbean slope of Costa Rica
    Adriana Troyo
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 21:179-83. 2012
  2. pmc Rickettsia felis in Ctenocephalides felis from Guatemala and Costa Rica
    Adriana Troyo
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:1054-6. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of fur mites (Acari: Atopomelidae) in non-human primates of Costa Rica
    Adriana Troyo
    Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Biol Trop 57:353-60. 2009
  4. doi request reprint First report of the isolation and molecular characterization of Rickettsia amblyommii and Rickettsia felis in Central America
    Laya Hun
    Research Center of Tropical Diseases CIET, Faculty of Microbiology, University of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1395-7. 2011
  5. pmc Urban mosquito species (Diptera: Culicidae) of dengue endemic communities in the Greater Puntarenas area, Costa Rica
    Olger Calderón-Arguedas
    Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales CIET, Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica
    Rev Biol Trop 57:1223-34. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint [Factors associated with incidence of dengue in Costa Rica]
    Nelson Mena
    Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 29:234-42. 2011
  7. doi request reprint [First report of nosocomial myiasis by Lucilia cuprina (Diptera: Calliphoridae) in Costa Rica]
    Lucía Quesada-Lobo
    Programa de Posgrado en Parasitología, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Biomedica 32:485-9. 2012

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Ectoparasites of dogs in home environments on the Caribbean slope of Costa Rica
    Adriana Troyo
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 21:179-83. 2012
    ..canis in this country. The relative frequency and coexistence of these ectoparasites in the home environment may have implications for animal and human health...
  2. pmc Rickettsia felis in Ctenocephalides felis from Guatemala and Costa Rica
    Adriana Troyo
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:1054-6. 2012
    ..This is the first report of R. felis in Guatemala and of genotype Rf2125 in Costa Rica. The extensive presence of this pathogen in countries of Central America stresses the need for increased awareness and diagnosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of fur mites (Acari: Atopomelidae) in non-human primates of Costa Rica
    Adriana Troyo
    Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Biol Trop 57:353-60. 2009
    ..capucinus (p=0.002). These primate fur mites are highly host-specific. Differences in the geographical distribution may be due to monkey behavior and history, as well as to environmental conditions...
  4. doi request reprint First report of the isolation and molecular characterization of Rickettsia amblyommii and Rickettsia felis in Central America
    Laya Hun
    Research Center of Tropical Diseases CIET, Faculty of Microbiology, University of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1395-7. 2011
    ..amblyommii. Overall, 66.7% (10/15) of the A. cajennense adult ticks were found to be infected with rickettsiae. This is the first report of a successful isolation in cell culture of R. amblyommii and R. felis from Central America...
  5. pmc Urban mosquito species (Diptera: Culicidae) of dengue endemic communities in the Greater Puntarenas area, Costa Rica
    Olger Calderón-Arguedas
    Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales CIET, Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica
    Rev Biol Trop 57:1223-34. 2009
    ..The presence and ecology of all mosquito species should be studied to optimize surveillance and prevention of dengue and to prevent the emergence of other mosquito-transmitted diseases...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Factors associated with incidence of dengue in Costa Rica]
    Nelson Mena
    Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 29:234-42. 2011
    ..Determine the extent to which socioeconomic, demographic, geographic, and climate variables affected the incidence of dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever (D/DH) in Costa Rica during the period 1999-2007...
  7. doi request reprint [First report of nosocomial myiasis by Lucilia cuprina (Diptera: Calliphoridae) in Costa Rica]
    Lucía Quesada-Lobo
    Programa de Posgrado en Parasitología, Facultad de Microbiologia, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Biomedica 32:485-9. 2012
    ..Nosocomial myiases can be an important condition from a public health perspective. However, cases of this condition reported in regional and worldwide biomedical literature are scarce...