Brian Foy

Summary

Affiliation: Colorado State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mermithid nematodes found in adult Anopheles from southeastern Senegal
    Kevin C Kobylinski
    Arthropod Borne Infectious Disease Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, 1692 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1692, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:131. 2012
  2. pmc Ivermectin to reduce malaria transmission: a research agenda for a promising new tool for elimination
    Carlos J Chaccour
    Internal Medicine Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Av, Pio XII 36, Pamplona 31008, Spain
    Malar J 12:153. 2013
  3. pmc Ivermectin inhibits the sporogony of Plasmodium falciparum in Anopheles gambiae
    Kevin C Kobylinski
    Entomology Branch, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Malar J 11:381. 2012
  4. pmc Mass drug administration of ivermectin in south-eastern Senegal reduces the survivorship of wild-caught, blood fed malaria vectors
    Massamba Sylla
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Malar J 9:365. 2010
  5. pmc Aedes aegypti uses RNA interference in defense against Sindbis virus infection
    Corey L Campbell
    Arthropod borne Infectious Diseases Laboratory Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
    BMC Microbiol 8:47. 2008
  6. pmc Comparative genomics of small RNA regulatory pathway components in vector mosquitoes
    Corey L Campbell
    Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:425. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Development of a new Sindbis virus transducing system and its characterization in three Culicine mosquitoes and two Lepidopteran species
    B D Foy
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 13:89-100. 2004
  8. pmc Induction of mosquitocidal activity in mice immunized with Anopheles gambiae midgut cDNA
    B D Foy
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Infect Immun 71:2032-40. 2003
  9. pmc Probable non-vector-borne transmission of Zika virus, Colorado, USA
    Brian D Foy
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1692, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:880-2. 2011
  10. pmc Endectocides for malaria control
    Brian D Foy
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1692, USA
    Trends Parasitol 27:423-8. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Mosquito Immunity to Alphaviruses
    Brian Foy; Fiscal Year: 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Mermithid nematodes found in adult Anopheles from southeastern Senegal
    Kevin C Kobylinski
    Arthropod Borne Infectious Disease Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, 1692 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1692, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:131. 2012
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  2. pmc Ivermectin to reduce malaria transmission: a research agenda for a promising new tool for elimination
    Carlos J Chaccour
    Internal Medicine Department, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Av, Pio XII 36, Pamplona 31008, Spain
    Malar J 12:153. 2013
    ..Ivermectin effectively targets outdoor transmission, has a novel mechanism of action that could circumvent resistance and might be distributed over the channels already in place for the control of onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis...
  3. pmc Ivermectin inhibits the sporogony of Plasmodium falciparum in Anopheles gambiae
    Kevin C Kobylinski
    Entomology Branch, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Malar J 11:381. 2012
    ..gambiae. This study addresses whether ivermectin inhibits sporogony of P. falciparum in An. gambiae...
  4. pmc Mass drug administration of ivermectin in south-eastern Senegal reduces the survivorship of wild-caught, blood fed malaria vectors
    Massamba Sylla
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Malar J 9:365. 2010
    ..s. are susceptible to ivermectin at concentrations found in human blood post-ingestion of IVM, it is plausible that a similar effect could be quantified in the field, and that IVM might have benefits as a malaria control tool...
  5. pmc Aedes aegypti uses RNA interference in defense against Sindbis virus infection
    Corey L Campbell
    Arthropod borne Infectious Diseases Laboratory Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
    BMC Microbiol 8:47. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to use Ae. aegypti as a model system to determine how the mosquito's anti-viral RNAi pathway interacts with recombinant Sindbis virus (SINV; family Togaviridae, genus Alphavirus)...
  6. pmc Comparative genomics of small RNA regulatory pathway components in vector mosquitoes
    Corey L Campbell
    Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:425. 2008
    ..To do this, we compared the genomic structure of SRRP components across three mosquito species and three major small RNA pathways...
  7. ncbi request reprint Development of a new Sindbis virus transducing system and its characterization in three Culicine mosquitoes and two Lepidopteran species
    B D Foy
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 13:89-100. 2004
    ..5'dsMRE16ic should be a valuable tool for gene expression in several important insect species that are otherwise difficult to manipulate genetically...
  8. pmc Induction of mosquitocidal activity in mice immunized with Anopheles gambiae midgut cDNA
    B D Foy
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Infect Immun 71:2032-40. 2003
    ..Our results demonstrate that mosquitocidal immunity in mice can be consistently generated by midgut cDNA immunization and suggest this cDNA-induced mosquitocidal immunity is cell mediated...
  9. pmc Probable non-vector-borne transmission of Zika virus, Colorado, USA
    Brian D Foy
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1692, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:880-2. 2011
    ..One of the scientists transmitted this arbovirus to his wife after his return home. Direct contact is implicated as the transmission route, most likely as a sexually transmitted infection...
  10. pmc Endectocides for malaria control
    Brian D Foy
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1692, USA
    Trends Parasitol 27:423-8. 2011
    ..In the near future, ivermectin and other endectocides could serve as potent and novel malaria transmission control tools that are directly linked to the control of neglected tropical diseases in the same communities...
  11. ncbi request reprint Development of an orally infectious Sindbis virus transducing system that efficiently disseminates and expresses green fluorescent protein in Aedes aegypti
    D J Pierro
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 12:107-16. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Infection patterns of o'nyong nyong virus in the malaria-transmitting mosquito, Anopheles gambiae
    A C Brault
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 13:625-35. 2004
    ..Viruses that can express a heterologous gene in a vector and rapidly and efficiently infect numerous tissues in An. gambiae mosquitoes will be a valuable asset in parasite-mosquito interaction and interference research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Enrichment of a single clone from a high diversity library of phage-displayed antibodies by panning with Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) midgut homogenate
    G F Killeen
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL29A, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Bull Entomol Res 93:31-7. 2003
    ....
  14. pmc The availability of potential hosts as a determinant of feeding behaviours and malaria transmission by African mosquito populations
    G F Killeen
    Department of Tropical Medicine, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Center for Infectious Diseases, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, 1430 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 95:469-76. 2001
    ..Mathematical models based on this definition also represent promising tools for quantifying the dependence of vector longevity, feeding cycle length and dispersal upon host availability...

Research Grants4

  1. Mosquito Immunity to Alphaviruses
    Brian Foy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..3) Characterize the mechanisms that Culex tritaeniorhynchus mosquitoes use to clear Sindbis virus-infected midgut cells. ..