Susan I Jarvi
Affiliation: University of Hawaii
- Jarvi S, Bianchi K, Farias M, Txakeeyang A, McFarland T, Belcaid M, et al. Characterization of class II Î² chain major histocompatibility complex genes in a family of Hawaiian honeycreepers: 'amakihi (Hemignathus virens). Immunogenetics. 2016;68:461-475 pubmed publisher....
- Jarvi S, Schultz J, Atkinson C. PCR diagnostics underestimate the prevalence of avian malaria (Plasmodium relictum) in experimentally-infected passerines. J Parasitol. 2002;88:153-8 pubmed..Thus, the use of PCR as a sole means of detection of circulating parasites may significantly underestimate true prevalence...
- Jarvi S, Farias M, Howe K, Jacquier S, Hollingsworth R, PITT W. Quantitative PCR estimates Angiostrongylus cantonensis (rat lungworm) infection levels in semi-slugs (Parmarion martensi). Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2012;185:174-6 pubmed publisher..qPCR appears more efficient and sensitive than microscopy and provides a new tool for quantification of larvae from intermediate hosts, and potentially from other sources as well...