Elien E Wilkins

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Identification of field caught Anopheles gambiae s.s. and Anopheles arabiensis by TaqMan single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping
    Edward D Walker
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Malar J 6:23. 2007
  2. pmc IMP PCR primers detect single nucleotide polymorphisms for Anopheles gambiae species identification, Mopti and Savanna rDNA types, and resistance to dieldrin in Anopheles arabiensis
    Elien E Wilkins
    Atlanta Research and Education Foundation, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 5:125. 2006
  3. pmc Authentication scheme for routine verification of genetically similar laboratory colonies: a trial with Anopheles gambiae
    Elien E Wilkins
    Entomology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta GA, USA
    BMC Biotechnol 9:91. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Methylparaben in Anopheles gambiae s.l. sugar meals increases longevity and malaria oocyst abundance but is not a preferred diet
    Mark Q Benedict
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Insect Physiol 55:197-204. 2009

Collaborators

  • Paul I Howell
  • Mark Q Benedict
  • Edward D Walker
  • Nabie M Bayoh
  • Alisha R Thibault
  • Juan Huang
  • Maurice R Odiere
  • John M Vulule
  • Blair A Bullard
  • Annette P Thelen

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Identification of field caught Anopheles gambiae s.s. and Anopheles arabiensis by TaqMan single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping
    Edward D Walker
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Malar J 6:23. 2007
    ..This report describes development and evaluation of an automated, quantitative PCR method based upon TaqMan single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) genotyping...
  2. pmc IMP PCR primers detect single nucleotide polymorphisms for Anopheles gambiae species identification, Mopti and Savanna rDNA types, and resistance to dieldrin in Anopheles arabiensis
    Elien E Wilkins
    Atlanta Research and Education Foundation, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 5:125. 2006
    ..However, the existing methods used for primer design often result in analyses that are not robust or require additional steps...
  3. pmc Authentication scheme for routine verification of genetically similar laboratory colonies: a trial with Anopheles gambiae
    Elien E Wilkins
    Entomology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta GA, USA
    BMC Biotechnol 9:91. 2009
    ..Thus, proving genetic integrity could seem incredibly time-consuming or impossible. On the other hand, lacking proof of genetically isolated laboratory strains could question the validity of research results...
  4. doi request reprint Methylparaben in Anopheles gambiae s.l. sugar meals increases longevity and malaria oocyst abundance but is not a preferred diet
    Mark Q Benedict
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Insect Physiol 55:197-204. 2009
    ..Because of its longevity effects, we have implemented methylparaben use for all mosquitoes in our holdings and recommend it as a routine sugar meal supplement...