C G Jones

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Chain reactions linking acorns to gypsy moth outbreaks and Lyme disease risk
    C G Jones
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies IES, Post Office Box AB, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    Science 279:1023-6. 1998
  2. ncbi Effects of acorn production and mouse abundance on abundance and Borrelia burgdorferi infection prevalence of nymphal Ixodes scapularis ticks
    R S Ostfeld
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 1:55-63. 2001

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi Chain reactions linking acorns to gypsy moth outbreaks and Lyme disease risk
    C G Jones
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies IES, Post Office Box AB, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    Science 279:1023-6. 1998
    ..Mice are primarily responsible for infecting ticks with the Lyme disease agent. The results have important implications for predicting and managing forest health and human health...
  2. ncbi Effects of acorn production and mouse abundance on abundance and Borrelia burgdorferi infection prevalence of nymphal Ixodes scapularis ticks
    R S Ostfeld
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 1:55-63. 2001
    ..We conclude that, at our study site in New York, the risk of human exposure to Lyme disease is affected by mouse density in the prior year and by acorn production 2 years previously...