Anna Cohuet

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc SNP discovery and molecular evolution in Anopheles gambiae, with special emphasis on innate immune system
    Anna Cohuet
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR 016, BP 64501, 911 Avenue Agropolis, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    BMC Genomics 9:227. 2008
  2. pmc Plasmodium falciparum produce lower infection intensities in local versus foreign Anopheles gambiae populations
    Caroline Harris
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UMR 224 Maladies Infectieuses et Vecteurs écologie, Genetique, Evolution et Contrôle, Montpellier, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e30849. 2012
  3. pmc Polymorphisms in Anopheles gambiae immune genes associated with natural resistance to Plasmodium falciparum
    Caroline Harris
    Characterization and control of vector populations, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Montpellier, France
    PLoS Pathog 6:e1001112. 2010
  4. pmc Chromosomal inversions, natural selection and adaptation in the malaria vector Anopheles funestus
    Diego Ayala
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR016 CCPV, Montpellier, France
    Mol Biol Evol 28:745-58. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Intraspecific nucleotide variation in Anopheles gambiae: new insights into the biology of malaria vectors
    Isabelle Morlais
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Montpellier, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:795-802. 2004
  6. pmc Low linkage disequilibrium in wild Anopheles gambiae s.l. populations
    Caroline Harris
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Unité de Recherche 016 Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, BP 64501, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    BMC Genet 11:81. 2010
  7. pmc Gene flow between chromosomal forms of the malaria vector Anopheles funestus in Cameroon, Central Africa, and its relevance in malaria fighting
    Anna Cohuet
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Genetics 169:301-11. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint High malaria transmission intensity due to Anopheles funestus (Diptera: Culicidae) in a village of savannah-forest transition area in Cameroon
    Anna Cohuet
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement LIN IRD, 911 Avenue Agropolis, BP 64501, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    J Med Entomol 41:901-5. 2004
  9. pmc Anopheles and Plasmodium: from laboratory models to natural systems in the field
    Anna Cohuet
    Institut de Recherche pour le Développement Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, UR 016, BP 64501, 911 Avenue Agropolis, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    EMBO Rep 7:1285-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Evolutionary forces on Anopheles: what makes a malaria vector?
    Anna Cohuet
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR016, Characterization and control of vector populations, Montpellier, France
    Trends Parasitol 26:130-6. 2010

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Publications18

  1. pmc SNP discovery and molecular evolution in Anopheles gambiae, with special emphasis on innate immune system
    Anna Cohuet
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR 016, BP 64501, 911 Avenue Agropolis, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    BMC Genomics 9:227. 2008
    ..The discovery of polymorphisms is an essential step towards association studies of susceptibility to infection...
  2. pmc Plasmodium falciparum produce lower infection intensities in local versus foreign Anopheles gambiae populations
    Caroline Harris
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UMR 224 Maladies Infectieuses et Vecteurs écologie, Genetique, Evolution et Contrôle, Montpellier, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e30849. 2012
    ..Future research on vector-parasite interactions must take into account the geographic scale of adaptation revealed here by conducting experiments in natural sympatric populations to give epidemiologically meaningful results...
  3. pmc Polymorphisms in Anopheles gambiae immune genes associated with natural resistance to Plasmodium falciparum
    Caroline Harris
    Characterization and control of vector populations, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Montpellier, France
    PLoS Pathog 6:e1001112. 2010
    ..They emphasize the need to distinguish between infection prevalence and intensity and to account for the genetic specificity of vector-parasite interactions in dissecting the genetic basis of Anopheles resistance to human malaria...
  4. pmc Chromosomal inversions, natural selection and adaptation in the malaria vector Anopheles funestus
    Diego Ayala
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR016 CCPV, Montpellier, France
    Mol Biol Evol 28:745-58. 2011
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  5. ncbi request reprint Intraspecific nucleotide variation in Anopheles gambiae: new insights into the biology of malaria vectors
    Isabelle Morlais
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Montpellier, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:795-802. 2004
    ..Our results show that SNP-based studies will be valuable in identifying the sequence variation associated with phenotypic traits shaping vector competence...
  6. pmc Low linkage disequilibrium in wild Anopheles gambiae s.l. populations
    Caroline Harris
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Unité de Recherche 016 Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, BP 64501, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    BMC Genet 11:81. 2010
    ..Here, we aim to determine LD in wild An. gambiae s.l. populations in 4 genes potentially involved in mosquito immune responses against pathogens (Gambicin, NOS, REL2 and FBN9) using previously published and newly generated sequences...
  7. pmc Gene flow between chromosomal forms of the malaria vector Anopheles funestus in Cameroon, Central Africa, and its relevance in malaria fighting
    Anna Cohuet
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Genetics 169:301-11. 2005
    ..gambiae inversions can affect gene flow at marker loci. These results are relevant to strategies for control of malaria by introduction of transgenes into populations of vectors...
  8. ncbi request reprint High malaria transmission intensity due to Anopheles funestus (Diptera: Culicidae) in a village of savannah-forest transition area in Cameroon
    Anna Cohuet
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement LIN IRD, 911 Avenue Agropolis, BP 64501, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    J Med Entomol 41:901-5. 2004
    ..8% and an anthropophilic rate of 99.3%. These results confirm that in high agricultural activity areas, An. funestus can be, by far, the major malaria vector...
  9. pmc Anopheles and Plasmodium: from laboratory models to natural systems in the field
    Anna Cohuet
    Institut de Recherche pour le Développement Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, UR 016, BP 64501, 911 Avenue Agropolis, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    EMBO Rep 7:1285-9. 2006
    ..These results highlight the importance of following up discoveries in laboratory model systems with studies on natural parasite-mosquito interactions...
  10. doi request reprint Evolutionary forces on Anopheles: what makes a malaria vector?
    Anna Cohuet
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR016, Characterization and control of vector populations, Montpellier, France
    Trends Parasitol 26:130-6. 2010
    ..We aim to point out selection pressures exerted by Plasmodium on Anopheles to improve its own transmission and discuss how the parasite might shape the vector to its benefit...
  11. ncbi request reprint Species identification within the Anopheles funestus group of malaria vectors in Cameroon and evidence for a new species
    Anna Cohuet
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Montpellier, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:200-5. 2003
    ..The species-specific PCR assay is supplemented by a primer specific to An. rivulorum-like and thus makes it possible to differentiate the five species of the An. funestus group and the newly defined taxon...
  12. pmc Conserved mosquito/parasite interactions affect development of Plasmodium falciparum in Africa
    Antonio M Mendes
    Imperial College London, Division of Cell and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, South Kensington Campus, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Pathog 4:e1000069. 2008
    ..falciparum field isolates have been established by direct experimentation. Importantly, they validate for semi-field human malaria transmission the concept of parasite antagonists and agonists...
  13. ncbi request reprint Morphological variability in the malaria vector, Anopheles moucheti, is not indicative of speciation: evidences from sympatric south Cameroon populations
    Christophe Antonio-Nkondjio
    Laboratoire IRD de Recherche sur le Paludisme, Organisation de Coordination pour la Lutte Contre les Endemies en Afrique Centrale, BP 288, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Infect Genet Evol 2:69-72. 2002
    ..moucheti natural populations is not indicative of speciation. With this respect, restricted migration of individuals across river systems may be a more important factor in shaping population genetic structure of A. moucheti...
  14. pmc Increased melanizing activity in Anopheles gambiae does not affect development of Plasmodium falciparum
    Kristin Michel
    Faculty of Natural Sciences, Section of Infection and Immunity, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:16858-63. 2006
    ..falciparum. This study suggests immune evasion strategies of the human malaria parasite and emphasizes the need to study mosquito innate immune responses toward the pathogens they transmit in natural vector-parasite combinations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Multilocus enzyme electrophoresis supports speciation within the Anopheles nili group of malaria vectors in Cameroon
    Herman P Awono-Ambene
    Organisation de Coordination pour la lutte contre les Endémies en Afrique Centrale OCEAC, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:656-8. 2006
    ..569 < Fst < 0.874, P < 10(-4)). These results fully agree with standard morphologic descriptions, and therefore provide further support for recent taxonomic classification within the An. nili group...
  16. ncbi request reprint Molecular evidence of speciation between island and continental populations of Anopheles (Cellia) sundaicus (Diptera: Culicidae), a principal malaria vector taxon in Southeast Asia
    Isabelle Dusfour
    Institute of Research for Development, Center of Biology and Management of Populations, Montferrier sur Lez, France
    J Med Entomol 41:287-95. 2004
    ..This PCR identification method needs to be validated and adapted for the recognition of other possible species in the Sundaicus Complex...
  17. ncbi request reprint Active dispersal by wild Triatoma infestans in the Bolivian Andes
    Wilfrid Richer
    Unité de Recherche 016, Institut de recherche pour le developpement IRD, Montpellier, France
    Trop Med Int Health 12:759-64. 2007
    ..The genetic differentiation detected between sylvatic and domestic populations suggests a limited short-term role of wild insects in the process of recolonization of insecticide-treated houses in the Andes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of infection by Plasmodium falciparum on the melanization immune response of Anopheles gambiae
    Louis Lambrechts
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:475-80. 2007
    ..falciparum relies on immune evasion rather than immuno-suppression to avoid being melanized and confirms that natural malaria transmission systems differ from laboratory models of mosquito-Plasmodium interactions...