Susan I Jarvi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. Jarvi S, Bianchi K, Farias M, Txakeeyang A, McFarland T, Belcaid M, et al. Characterization of class II β chain major histocompatibility complex genes in a family of Hawaiian honeycreepers: 'amakihi (Hemignathus virens). Immunogenetics. 2016;68:461-475 pubmed publisher
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    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...
  3. 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...

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. Jarvi S, Bianchi K, Farias M, Txakeeyang A, McFarland T, Belcaid M, et al. Characterization of class II β chain major histocompatibility complex genes in a family of Hawaiian honeycreepers: 'amakihi (Hemignathus virens). Immunogenetics. 2016;68:461-475 pubmed publisher
    ....
  2. request reprint
    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...
  3. 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...