Rosemary Sang

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Publications

  1. pmc Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus in Hyalommid ticks, northeastern Kenya
    Rosemary Sang
    Centre for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1502-5. 2011
  2. pmc Common host-derived chemicals increase catches of disease-transmitting mosquitoes and can improve early warning systems for Rift Valley fever virus
    David P Tchouassi
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology ICIPE, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2007. 2013
  3. pmc Isolation of tick and mosquito-borne arboviruses from ticks sampled from livestock and wild animal hosts in ijara district, kenya
    Olivia Wesula Lwande
    1 Human Health Division, International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:637-42. 2013
  4. pmc Sheep skin odor improves trap captures of mosquito vectors of Rift Valley fever
    David P Tchouassi
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1879. 2012
  5. pmc Trapping of Rift Valley Fever (RVF) vectors using light emitting diode (LED) CDC traps in two arboviral disease hot spots in Kenya
    David P Tchouassi
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 5:94. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Abundance, diversity, and distribution of mosquito vectors in selected ecological regions of Kenya: public health implications
    Joel Lutomiah
    Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Vector Ecol 38:134-42. 2013
  7. pmc Rift Valley fever virus epidemic in Kenya, 2006/2007: the entomologic investigations
    Rosemary Sang
    Arbovirology Hemorrhagic Fevers Laboratory, Centre for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:28-37. 2010
  8. pmc Seroprevalence of Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever virus in Ijara District, Kenya
    Olivia Wesula Lwande
    Department of Human Health, International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 12:727-32. 2012

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Publications8

  1. pmc Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus in Hyalommid ticks, northeastern Kenya
    Rosemary Sang
    Centre for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1502-5. 2011
    ..Of 1,144 pools of 8,600 Hyalomma spp. ticks screened for Congo-Crimean hemorrhagic fever virus by reverse transcription PCR, 23 pools were infected, demonstrating a potential for human exposure...
  2. pmc Common host-derived chemicals increase catches of disease-transmitting mosquitoes and can improve early warning systems for Rift Valley fever virus
    David P Tchouassi
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology ICIPE, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2007. 2013
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  3. pmc Isolation of tick and mosquito-borne arboviruses from ticks sampled from livestock and wild animal hosts in ijara district, kenya
    Olivia Wesula Lwande
    1 Human Health Division, International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:637-42. 2013
    ..These findings provide additional evidence on the potential role of ticks and associated animals in the circulation of diverse arboviruses in northeastern Kenya, including viruses previously known to be essentially mosquito borne. ..
  4. pmc Sheep skin odor improves trap captures of mosquito vectors of Rift Valley fever
    David P Tchouassi
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1879. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Trapping of Rift Valley Fever (RVF) vectors using light emitting diode (LED) CDC traps in two arboviral disease hot spots in Kenya
    David P Tchouassi
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 5:94. 2012
    ..Therefore, we investigated if LEDs can be effective substitutes for incandescent lamps used in CDC light traps for mosquito surveillance, and if so, determine the best color for attraction of important Rift Valley Fever (RFV) vectors...
  6. doi request reprint Abundance, diversity, and distribution of mosquito vectors in selected ecological regions of Kenya: public health implications
    Joel Lutomiah
    Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Vector Ecol 38:134-42. 2013
    ..This calls for comprehensive mapping of vector distribution and abundance for planning focused vector control measures...
  7. pmc Rift Valley fever virus epidemic in Kenya, 2006/2007: the entomologic investigations
    Rosemary Sang
    Arbovirology Hemorrhagic Fevers Laboratory, Centre for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:28-37. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Seroprevalence of Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever virus in Ijara District, Kenya
    Olivia Wesula Lwande
    Department of Human Health, International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 12:727-32. 2012
    ..This study confirms human exposure to CCHF virus in Ijara District, Kenya, and identifies several significant risk factors associated with exposure to CCHFV...