Michele Maroli

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Superiore di Sanit
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological and entomological survey in a focus of visceral leishmaniasis in Pap district (Fergana Valley) of Namangan region, Uzbekistan
    M Maroli
    Department of Parasitology, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena, 299 00161 Rome, Italy
    Acta Trop 80:223-8. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence for an impact on the incidence of canine leishmaniasis by the mass use of deltamethrin-impregnated dog collars in southern Italy
    M Maroli
    Department of Parasitology, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Med Vet Entomol 15:358-63. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Recent findings of Phlebotomus neglectus Tonnoir, 1921 in Italy and its western limit of distribution
    M Maroli
    Laboratorio di Parassitologia, Instituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Parassitologia 44:103-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing insecticide susceptibility of Phlebotomus perniciosus and P. papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Italy
    Michele Maroli
    Laboratorio di Parassitologia, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 38:419-23. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint [Prevention and control of leishmaniasis vectors: current approaches]
    M Maroli
    Reparto di Malattie Trasmesse da vettori e Sanità Internazionale, Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie ed Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Parassitologia 46:211-5. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The northward spread of leishmaniasis in Italy: evidence from retrospective and ongoing studies on the canine reservoir and phlebotomine vectors
    Michele Maroli
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Trop Med Int Health 13:256-64. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Longitudinal study on the detection of canine Leishmania infections by conjunctival swab analysis and correlation with entomological parameters
    Marina Gramiccia
    Unit of Vector borne Diseases and International Health, MIPI Department, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 171:223-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Laboratory study to investigate the efficacy of cyfluthrin EW treated nets against phlebotomine sandflies
    Gioia Bongiorno
    Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie ed Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 41:247-52. 2005
  9. pmc Viral isolates of a novel putative phlebovirus in the Marche Region of Italy
    Maria Elena Remoli
    Unit of Viral Diseases and Attenuated Vaccines, and Unit of Vector Borne Diseases and International Health, Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immunomediated Disease, and Global Health Unit, Department of Therapeutic Research and Medicines Evaluation, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:760-3. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of repellent and anti-feeding effect of garlic oil (Allium sativum) against the bite of phlebotomine sandflies Diptera: Psychodidae]
    Laura Valerio
    Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie e Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 41:253-6. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological and entomological survey in a focus of visceral leishmaniasis in Pap district (Fergana Valley) of Namangan region, Uzbekistan
    M Maroli
    Department of Parasitology, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena, 299 00161 Rome, Italy
    Acta Trop 80:223-8. 2001
    ..2%), P. keshishiani (0.6%) and S. grekovi (0.1%). The role of the suspected vector, P. longiductus in the transmission of VL cases in the Fergana focus is discussed in relation to its abundance and distribution in the valley...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence for an impact on the incidence of canine leishmaniasis by the mass use of deltamethrin-impregnated dog collars in southern Italy
    M Maroli
    Department of Parasitology, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Med Vet Entomol 15:358-63. 2001
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  3. ncbi request reprint Recent findings of Phlebotomus neglectus Tonnoir, 1921 in Italy and its western limit of distribution
    M Maroli
    Laboratorio di Parassitologia, Instituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Parassitologia 44:103-9. 2002
    ..The apparent absence of P. neglectus in Central Italy is discussed and the resulting settlement through two probable migration routes from the East is analysed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing insecticide susceptibility of Phlebotomus perniciosus and P. papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Italy
    Michele Maroli
    Laboratorio di Parassitologia, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 38:419-23. 2002
    ..The results showed that two Italian populations of P. perniciosus and P. papatasi from Campania region and from Rome, respectively, are susceptible to the insecticides tested as compared with the reference strain used...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Prevention and control of leishmaniasis vectors: current approaches]
    M Maroli
    Reparto di Malattie Trasmesse da vettori e Sanità Internazionale, Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie ed Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Parassitologia 46:211-5. 2004
    ..Laboratory and field evaluations have shown that impregnated dog collars and topical application of insecticides could protect dogs from most sandfly bites by means of both anti-feeding and killing effect of the pirethorids used...
  6. doi request reprint The northward spread of leishmaniasis in Italy: evidence from retrospective and ongoing studies on the canine reservoir and phlebotomine vectors
    Michele Maroli
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Trop Med Int Health 13:256-64. 2008
    ..Northern continental Italy is now focally endemic for VL and a moderate risk for human disease does exist, although the intensity of transmission seems to be lower than in traditional settings of Mediterranean VL...
  7. doi request reprint Longitudinal study on the detection of canine Leishmania infections by conjunctival swab analysis and correlation with entomological parameters
    Marina Gramiccia
    Unit of Vector borne Diseases and International Health, MIPI Department, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 171:223-8. 2010
    ..CS n-PCR technique can be a suitable marker for assessing Leishmania exposure in dogs as a non-invasive alternative to current serological and molecular tools...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laboratory study to investigate the efficacy of cyfluthrin EW treated nets against phlebotomine sandflies
    Gioia Bongiorno
    Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie ed Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 41:247-52. 2005
    ..8%). These laboratory results if confirmed by field evaluation indicate cyfluthrin as good candidate for treatment of mosquito nets to be used against phlebotomine sandflies...
  9. pmc Viral isolates of a novel putative phlebovirus in the Marche Region of Italy
    Maria Elena Remoli
    Unit of Viral Diseases and Attenuated Vaccines, and Unit of Vector Borne Diseases and International Health, Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immunomediated Disease, and Global Health Unit, Department of Therapeutic Research and Medicines Evaluation, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:760-3. 2014
    ..7 and 1.0, respectively. Phylogenetic analysis of the novel Phlebovirus, tentatively named Fermo virus, placed it in the Sandfly Fever Naples virus serocomplex...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of repellent and anti-feeding effect of garlic oil (Allium sativum) against the bite of phlebotomine sandflies Diptera: Psychodidae]
    Laura Valerio
    Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie e Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 41:253-6. 2005
    ..The results of the present study confirm previous observations on the repellent effect of garlic oil against haematophagous arthropods...
  11. doi request reprint Host-feeding patterns of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in urban and rural contexts within Rome province, Italy
    Laura Valerio
    Parasitology Unit, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:291-4. 2010
    ..albopictus in its original range of distribution and highlights the high potential of this species as a vector of human pathogens in urban areas of Italy, where both humans and the mosquito itself may reach very high densities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mapping the main Leishmania phlebotomine vector in the endemic focus of the Mt. Vesuvius in southern Italy
    Erika Rossi
    Dipartimento MIPI, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Geospat Health 1:191-8. 2007
    ..perniciosus densities between the two surveyed areas...
  13. ncbi request reprint Infection of sandflies by a cat naturally infected with Leishmania infantum
    Michele Maroli
    Unit of Vector borne Diseases and International Health, MIPI Department, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 145:357-60. 2007
    ..This is the first evidence of transmissibility of feline parasites to a proven vector, suggesting that cats may represent an additional domestic reservoir for L. infantum...
  14. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic and climatic factors as correlates of Mediterranean spotted fever (MSF) in northern Sardinia
    Maria Fenicia Vescio
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma, Italy
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:318-20. 2008
    ..We found that maximum temperature levels during the previous summer were associated with increases in MSF incidence...
  15. ncbi request reprint ITS 2 sequences heterogeneity in Phlebotomus sergenti and Phlebotomus similis (Diptera, Psychodidae): possible consequences in their ability to transmit Leishmania tropica
    Jerome Depaquit
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie, Faculte de Pharmacie, 51 rue Cognacq Jay, 51096 Reims Cedex, France
    Int J Parasitol 32:1123-31. 2002
    ..Two groups can be individualised, one oriental and one western in connection with ecology, host preferences and distribution of L. tropica. We hypothesise that they could be correlated with differences in vectorial capacities...
  16. ncbi request reprint A review of leishmaniasis in Dalmatia (Croatia) and results from recent surveys on phlebotomine sandflies in three southern counties
    Sanja Bosnić
    Croatian Veterinary Institute, Department of Parasitology, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Trop 99:42-9. 2006
    ..Among the species, which may act as Leishmania infantum vectors, P. tobbi and P. neglectus were the most abundant...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous leishmaniasis vector control perspectives using lambdacyhalothrin residual house spraying in El Ingenio, Miranda State, Venezuela
    M Dora Feliciangeli
    BIOMED CNRFV, Universidad de Carabobo, Nucleo Aragua, Apartado 4873, Maracay, Venezuela
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 97:641-6. 2003
    ..ovallesi population, and control CL transmission in this and other foci where this sandfly is considered to be the main vector...
  18. pmc Canine leishmaniasis, Italy
    Ezio Ferroglio
    Department of Animal Production, Epidemiology and Ecology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1618-20. 2005
    ..Active foci of canine leishmaniasis were identified, which suggests that the disease is now also endemic in continental climate areas...
  19. ncbi request reprint Short report: surveillance of Leishmania sp. among sand flies in Sicily (Italy) using a fluorogenic real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Eduardo Gomez-Saladin
    United States Navy Environmental and Preventive Medicine Unit 7, Sicily, Italy
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:138-41. 2005
    ..infection by PCR testing. The two most prevalent sand fly species found were Phlebotomus perfiliewi and P. perniciosus. Of the female sand flies tested, 2.9% were positive for Leishmania sp. DNA by the PCR...
  20. doi request reprint Molecular homogeneity in diverse geographical populations of Phlebotomus papatasi (Diptera, Psychodidae) inferred from ND4 mtDNA and ITS2 rDNA Epidemiological consequences
    Jerome Depaquit
    USC VECPAR, AFSSA, Faculte de Pharmacie, Universite de Reims Champagne Ardenne, Reims, France
    Infect Genet Evol 8:159-70. 2008
    ..papatasi over its distribution area have similar vectorial capacities. The limits of the distribution area of L. major are correlated with the distribution of common rodents acting as hosts of the parasites...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ticks infesting livestock on farms in Western Sicily, Italy
    Alessandra Torina
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale della Sicilia A Mirri, Palermo, Italy
    Exp Appl Acarol 38:75-86. 2006
    ..bursa was found to be abundant on cattle (46.3%) and sheep (62.0%), R. sanguineus was prevalent on dogs (50.4%), and R. turanicus on donkeys (41.0%) and as free-living species (48.5%)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Three cases of ophthalmomyiasis externa by sheep botfly Oestrus ovis in Italy
    Mariella Dono
    U O Analisi Chimico Cliniche e Microbiologiche Osp S Andrea, La Spezia, Italy
    New Microbiol 28:365-8. 2005
    ..We report three cases of O. ovis infestation which occurred in Italy in a limited area of La Spezia province (Le Cinque Terre), Italy during summer 2004. None of the patients had contact with wild or farm animals...