Affiliation: Institut Pasteur
Diallo D, Ba Y, Dia I, Sall A, Diallo M. Evaluation of the efficiency of bird-baited traps for sampling potential West Nile fever mosquito vectors (Diptera: Culicidae) in Senegal. Parasite. 2010;17:143-7 pubmed
..poicilipes was captured similarly by pigeons and chickens placed at the canopy and ground. The implication of these results in West Nile vectors surveillance is discussed. ..
Diallo D, Talla C, Ba Y, Dia I, Sall A, Diallo M. Temporal distribution and spatial pattern of abundance of the Rift Valley fever and West Nile fever vectors in Barkedji, Senegal. J Vector Ecol. 2011;36:426-36 pubmed publisher
..The implications of these findings in the epidemiology and control of RVF and WNF at Barkedji are discussed. ..
Ngom E, Faye N, Talla C, Ndiaye E, Ndione J, Faye O, et al
. Anopheles arabiensis seasonal densities and infection rates in relation to landscape classes and climatic parameters in a Sahelian area of Senegal. BMC Infect Dis. 2014;14:711 pubmed publisher
Diagne C, Diallo D, Faye O, Ba Y, Gaye A, Dia I, et al
. Potential of selected Senegalese Aedes spp. mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) to transmit Zika virus. BMC Infect Dis. 2015;15:492 pubmed publisher
..Further investigations are needed on the vector competence of other species associated with ZIKV for better understanding of the ecology and epidemiology of this virus in Senegal. ..
Sow A, Loucoubar C, Diallo D, Faye O, Ndiaye Y, Senghor C, et al
. Concurrent malaria and arbovirus infections in Kedougou, southeastern Senegal. Malar J. 2016;15:47 pubmed publisher
..Concurrent malaria parasite and arbovirus infections were detected in the Kedougou region from 2009 to 2013 and need to be further documented, including among asymptomatic individuals, to assess its epidemiological and clinical impact. ..
Ndiaye E, Fall G, Gaye A, Bob N, Talla C, Diagne C, et al
. Vector competence of Aedes vexans (Meigen), Culex poicilipes (Theobald) and Cx. quinquefasciatus Say from Senegal for West and East African lineages of Rift Valley fever virus. Parasit Vectors. 2016;9:94 pubmed publisher
..Our findings revealed that all the species tested were competent for RVFV with a significant more important role of Ae. vexans compared to Culex species and a highest potential of the East African lineage to be transmitted. ..
Talla C, Diallo D, Dia I, Ba Y, Ndione J, Morse A, et al
. Modelling hotspots of the two dominant Rift Valley fever vectors (Aedes vexans and Culex poicilipes) in BarkÃ©dji, SÃ©nÃ©gal. Parasit Vectors. 2016;9:111 pubmed publisher
..However, for the two vectors, proximity to ponds would increase the risk of being in an hotspot area. These results may be useful in the improvement of RVF monitoring and vector control management in the Barkedji area. ..
Niang E, Konate L, Diallo M, Faye O, Dia I. Patterns of insecticide resistance and knock down resistance (kdr) in malaria vectors An. arabiensis, An. coluzzii and An. gambiae from sympatric areas in Senegal. Parasit Vectors. 2016;9:71 pubmed publisher
..The susceptibility to carbamate and organophosphate could be exploited as alternative for insecticide resistance management. ..
Diallo D, Ba Y, Dia I, Lassana K, Diallo M. [Use of insecticide-treated cattle to control Rift Valley fever and West Nile virus vectors in Senegal]. Bull Soc Pathol Exot. 2008;101:410-7 pubmed
..However there is a need to develop new formulations or new strategies of application that could improve the duration of the effectiveness of the treatment. ..