Gabriel L Hamer

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a stable isotope method to mark naturally-breeding larval mosquitoes for adult dispersal studies
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, 1656 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:61-70. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Rapid amplification of West Nile virus: the role of hatch-year birds
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:57-67. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae): a bridge vector of West Nile virus to humans
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 13 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:125-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Host selection by Culex pipiens mosquitoes and West Nile virus amplification
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48910, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:268-78. 2009
  5. pmc Fine-scale variation in vector host use and force of infection drive localized patterns of West Nile virus transmission
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23767. 2011
  6. pmc Culex flavivirus and West Nile virus mosquito coinfection and positive ecological association in Chicago, United States
    Christina M Newman
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1099-105. 2011
  7. pmc Wild birds and urban ecology of ticks and tick-borne pathogens, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2005-2010
    Sarah A Hamer
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1589-95. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Dispersal of adult culex mosquitoes in an urban west nile virus hotspot: a mark-capture study incorporating stable isotope enrichment of natural larval habitats
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America Department of Entomology, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2768. 2014
  9. doi request reprint West Nile virus may have hitched a ride across the Western United States on Culex tarsalis mosquitoes
    Tony L Goldberg
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:1518-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a novel emergence trap to study Culex mosquitoes in urban catch basins
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 27:142-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a stable isotope method to mark naturally-breeding larval mosquitoes for adult dispersal studies
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, 1656 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:61-70. 2012
    ..This stable isotope marking technique will facilitate studies of mosquito dispersal...
  2. doi request reprint Rapid amplification of West Nile virus: the role of hatch-year birds
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:57-67. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae): a bridge vector of West Nile virus to humans
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 13 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:125-8. 2008
    ..This is the first report of a WNV-infected Cx. pipiens mosquito collected during an epidemic of WNV that was found to have bitten a human. These results fulfill a criterion for incrimination of Cx. pipiens as a bridge vector...
  4. ncbi request reprint Host selection by Culex pipiens mosquitoes and West Nile virus amplification
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48910, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:268-78. 2009
    ..pipiens became infected from feeding on just a few species of birds, including American robins (35%), blue jays (17%, Cyanocitta cristata), and house finches (15%, Carpodacus mexicanus)...
  5. pmc Fine-scale variation in vector host use and force of infection drive localized patterns of West Nile virus transmission
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23767. 2011
    ..Rather, robust assessment of local transmission risk should incorporate heterogeneity in vector host feeding and variation in vertebrate reservoir competence at the spatial scale of vector-host interaction...
  6. pmc Culex flavivirus and West Nile virus mosquito coinfection and positive ecological association in Chicago, United States
    Christina M Newman
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1099-105. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Wild birds and urban ecology of ticks and tick-borne pathogens, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2005-2010
    Sarah A Hamer
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1589-95. 2012
    ..Results allow inferences about propagule pressure for introduction of tick-borne diseases and emphasize the large sample sizes required to estimate this pressure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dispersal of adult culex mosquitoes in an urban west nile virus hotspot: a mark-capture study incorporating stable isotope enrichment of natural larval habitats
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America Department of Entomology, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2768. 2014
    ....
  9. doi request reprint West Nile virus may have hitched a ride across the Western United States on Culex tarsalis mosquitoes
    Tony L Goldberg
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:1518-9. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a novel emergence trap to study Culex mosquitoes in urban catch basins
    Gabriel L Hamer
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 27:142-7. 2011
    ..In general, the new emergence trap was effective for studying Culex production in catch basins and should be broadly useful in studies of container-breeding mosquitoes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Field investigation of innate immunity in passerine birds in suburban Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Jessica Girard
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, 1656 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Wildl Dis 47:603-11. 2011
    ..This study demonstrates the potential for field-deployable eco-immunologic tools to inform infectious disease ecology research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Diversity of Wolbachia pipientis strain wPip in a genetically admixtured, above-ground Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) population: association with form molestus ancestry and host selection patterns
    Rebecca J Morningstar
    L Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology Program, G100 Veterinary Medical Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:474-81. 2012
    ..pipiens complex of metropolitan Chicago, IL, and that the association extends to phenotypic variation related to host preference...
  13. doi request reprint Fine-scale genetic variation and evolution of West Nile Virus in a transmission "hot spot" in suburban Chicago, USA
    Luigi Bertolotti
    Universita degli Studi di Torino, Dipartimento di Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia, Ecologia, Via Leonardo da Vinci, 44, 10095 Grugliasco TO, Italy
    Virology 374:381-9. 2008
    ..These results indicate that WNV transmission and evolutionary dynamics can vary seasonally and in response to fine-scale environmental conditions and landscape characteristics related to urbanization...