John E Gimnig

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Density-dependent development of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in artificial habitats
    John E Gimnig
    Vector Biology and Control Research Centre, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu
    J Med Entomol 39:162-72. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Laboratory wash resistance of long-lasting insecticidal nets
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1022-9. 2005
  3. pmc Incidence of malaria among mosquito collectors conducting human landing catches in western Kenya
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:301-8. 2013
  4. pmc Anopheles gambiae: historical population decline associated with regional distribution of insecticide-treated bed nets in western Nyanza Province, Kenya
    M Nabie Bayoh
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 48824, USA
    Malar J 9:62. 2010
  5. pmc A supervised land cover classification of a western Kenya lowland endemic for human malaria: associations of land cover with larval Anopheles habitats
    F M Mutuku
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Int J Health Geogr 8:19. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of permethrin-treated bed nets on the spatial distribution of malaria vectors in western Kenya
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:115-20. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Community-wide effects of permethrin-treated bed nets on child mortality and malaria morbidity in western Kenya
    William A Hawley
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:121-7. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustainability of reductions in malaria transmission and infant mortality in western Kenya with use of insecticide-treated bednets: 4 to 6 years of follow-up
    Kim A Lindblade
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 291:2571-80. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of permethrin-treated bed nets in the prevention of mortality in young children in an area of high perennial malaria transmission in western Kenya
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:23-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of permethrin-treated bed nets on the incidence of sick child visits to peripheral health facilities
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:38-43. 2003

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Density-dependent development of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in artificial habitats
    John E Gimnig
    Vector Biology and Control Research Centre, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu
    J Med Entomol 39:162-72. 2002
    ..The potential impact of density-dependent interactions among An. gambiae larvae on the transmission of Plasmodium falciparum is discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Laboratory wash resistance of long-lasting insecticidal nets
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1022-9. 2005
    ....
  3. pmc Incidence of malaria among mosquito collectors conducting human landing catches in western Kenya
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:301-8. 2013
    ..6% lower in collectors than in non-collectors (hazard ratio = 0.034, P < 0.0001). Therefore, with proper prophylaxis, concern about increased risk of malaria among collectors should not be an impediment to conducting HLC studies...
  4. pmc Anopheles gambiae: historical population decline associated with regional distribution of insecticide-treated bed nets in western Nyanza Province, Kenya
    M Nabie Bayoh
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 48824, USA
    Malar J 9:62. 2010
    ..l.) species complex, namely A. gambiae sensu stricto (s.s.) and Anopheles arabiensis. Historically, the former species was proportionately dominant in indoor resting collections of females...
  5. pmc A supervised land cover classification of a western Kenya lowland endemic for human malaria: associations of land cover with larval Anopheles habitats
    F M Mutuku
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Int J Health Geogr 8:19. 2009
    ..The hypothesis was that the distribution and abundance of aquatic habitats of larvae of various species of mosquitoes in the genus Anopheles is associated with identifiable landscape features...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of permethrin-treated bed nets on the spatial distribution of malaria vectors in western Kenya
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:115-20. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Community-wide effects of permethrin-treated bed nets on child mortality and malaria morbidity in western Kenya
    William A Hawley
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:121-7. 2003
    ..The strength of the community effect depended upon the proportion of nearby compounds with treated nets. To maximize their public health impact, high coverage with treated nets is essential...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustainability of reductions in malaria transmission and infant mortality in western Kenya with use of insecticide-treated bednets: 4 to 6 years of follow-up
    Kim A Lindblade
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 291:2571-80. 2004
    ..Previous investigators have suggested that bednet use might paradoxically increase mortality in older children through delayed acquisition of immunity to malaria...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of permethrin-treated bed nets in the prevention of mortality in young children in an area of high perennial malaria transmission in western Kenya
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:23-9. 2003
    ..ITNs prevent approximately one in four infant deaths in areas of intense perennial malaria transmission, but their efficacy is compromised if re-treatment is delayed beyond six months...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of permethrin-treated bed nets on the incidence of sick child visits to peripheral health facilities
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:38-43. 2003
    ..Routine statistics from these facilities provided useful information on trends in malaria incidence, but underestimated the burden of severe anemia...
  11. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of permethrin-treated bed nets on child mortality and morbidity in western Kenya II. Study design and methods
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:10-5. 2003
    ..Methodologic difficulties encountered in such large-scale field trials are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of permethrin-treated bed nets on entomologic indices in an area of intense year-round malaria transmission
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:16-22. 2003
    ..These results indicate that ITNs are optimally effective if used every night and if permethrin is reapplied at least biannually...
  13. pmc Reemergence of Anopheles funestus as a vector of Plasmodium falciparum in western Kenya after long-term implementation of insecticide-treated bed nets
    Robert S McCann
    Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan Department of Biomedical Science and Technology, School of Public Health and Community Development, Maseno University, Maseno, Kenya Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Kisumu, Kenya Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:597-604. 2014
    ..funestus may once again be contributing significantly to the transmission of malaria in this region despite the widespread use of ITNs/long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs)...
  14. pmc Adverse drug events resulting from use of drugs with sulphonamide-containing anti-malarials and artemisinin-based ingredients: findings on incidence and household costs from three districts with routine demographic surveillance systems in rural Tanzania
    Joseph D Njau
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Malar J 12:236. 2013
    ..This study aimed to document ADR incidence and associated household costs in three high malaria transmission districts in rural Tanzania covered by demographic surveillance systems...
  15. pmc Standardizing operational vector sampling techniques for measuring malaria transmission intensity: evaluation of six mosquito collection methods in western Kenya
    Jacklyn Wong
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 12:143. 2013
    ....
  16. pmc Effect of transmission reduction by insecticide-treated bednets (ITNs) on antimalarial drug resistance in western Kenya
    Monica Shah
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26746. 2011
    ..There is no evidence from the current study that sustained transmission reduction by ITNs reduces the prevalence of genes associated with malaria drug resistance...
  17. ncbi request reprint Spatial and temporal variation in kinship among Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) mosquitoes
    Tovi Lehmann
    Entomology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Chamblee, GA 30041, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:421-9. 2003
    ..Because females mate within days after emergence from larval habitats, where the likelihood of mating with a sibling is presumably highest, we propose a slight inbreeding effect...
  18. pmc Spatial and temporal variation in the kdr allele L1014S in Anopheles gambiae s.s. and phenotypic variability in susceptibility to insecticides in Western Kenya
    Derrick K Mathias
    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, PO Box 1578, Kisumu, Kenya
    Malar J 10:10. 2011
    ..Temporal and spatial variation in the frequency of a knock down resistance (kdr) allele in A. gambiae s.s. was quantified, as was variation in phenotypic resistance among geographic populations of A. gambiae s.l...
  19. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of permethrin-treated bed nets on child mortality and morbidity in western Kenya I. Development of infrastructure and description of study site
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:3-9. 2003
    ..We outline the development of the human and physical infrastructure required to conduct this trial and discuss some of the difficulties encountered and lessons learned in conducting it...
  20. ncbi request reprint Severe cutaneous reactions to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in Blantyre District, Malawi
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:738-43. 2006
    ..4 cases per 100,000 CTX exposures). Infrequent treatment doses with SP are associated with a low risk of an adverse cutaneous reaction, and SP can be recommended for treatment of malaria in areas where P. falciparum is susceptible...
  21. ncbi request reprint Letter to the editors
    John E Gimnig
    Trop Med Int Health 11:252-3. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Distribution, description, and local knowledge of larval habitats of Anopheles gambiae s.l. in a village in western Kenya
    Francis M Mutuku
    Department of Zoology, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:44-53. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of sustained insecticide-treated bed net use on all-cause child mortality in an area of intense perennial malaria transmission in western Kenya
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of International Heath and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:149-56. 2005
    ..9%), after controlling for seasonality (AHR = 1.03, P = 0.834). We find no evidence that sustained ITN use increased the risk of mortality in older children in this area of intense perennial malaria transmission...
  24. ncbi request reprint Implications of the western Kenya permethrin-treated bed net study for policy, program implementation, and future research
    William A Hawley
    Centre for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:168-73. 2003
    ..Research should continue to improve the intervention tools (the net, the insecticide, and methods for durable treatment and re-treatment) and their deployment...
  25. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting use of permethrin-treated bed nets during a randomized controlled trial in western Kenya
    Jane A Alaii
    Centre for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:137-41. 2003
    ..Challenges faced by health education programs to maximize adherence with ITN use are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pupal habitat productivity of Anopheles gambiae complex mosquitoes in a rural village in western Kenya
    Francis M Mutuku
    Department of Zoology, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:54-61. 2006
    ..Overall, these data support the notion that source reduction measures against recognizably productive habitats would be a useful component of an integrated management program for An. gambiae in villages...
  27. ncbi request reprint Larval development of the molecular forms of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) in different habitats: a transplantation experiment
    Abdoulaye Diabate
    IRSS Centre Muraz, Laboratoire de Parasitologie Entomologie BP 390 Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    J Med Entomol 42:548-53. 2005
    ..These results should be regarded with caution because small numbers of first stage larvae could pass through the cloth of the cages...