Walter J Tabachnick

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Nature, nurture and evolution of intra-species variation in mosquito arbovirus transmission competence
    Walter J Tabachnick
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida, IFAS, 200 9th St SE, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:249-77. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Challenges in predicting climate and environmental effects on vector-borne disease episystems in a changing world
    W J Tabachnick
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Department of Entomology and Nematology, Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, IFAS, 200 9th Street, SE, Vero Beach, Florida, USA
    J Exp Biol 213:946-54. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Laboratory containment practices for arthropod vectors of human and animal pathogens
    Walter J Tabachnick
    Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    Lab Anim (NY) 35:28-33. 2006
  4. pmc Relationships between infection, dissemination, and transmission of West Nile virus RNA in Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Stephanie L Richards
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida IFAS, 200 9th Street Southeast, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:132-42. 2012
  5. pmc Environmental and biological factors influencing Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) vector competence for West Nile Virus
    Stephanie L Richards
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach, FL, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:126-34. 2010
  6. pmc Effects of virus dose and extrinsic incubation temperature on vector competence of Culex nigripalpus (Diptera: Culicidae) for St. Louis encephalitis virus
    Stephanie L Richards
    University of Florida, Department of Entomology and Nematology, Florida Vero Beach, 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:1502-6. 2012
  7. pmc Impact of West Nile virus dose and incubation period on vector competence of Culex nigripalpus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Stephanie L Richards
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Vero Beach, Florida, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1487-91. 2011
  8. pmc Relationships between host viremia and vector susceptibility for arboviruses
    Cynthia C Lord
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:623-30. 2006
  9. pmc Impact of extrinsic incubation temperature and virus exposure on vector competence of Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae) for West Nile virus
    Stephanie L Richards
    University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Entomology and Nematology, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Vero Beach, Florida 32962, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 7:629-36. 2007
  10. pmc Effects of West Nile virus dose and extrinsic incubation temperature on temporal progression of vector competence in Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus
    Sheri L Anderson
    University of Florida, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory IFAS, 200 9th Street Southeast, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 26:103-7. 2010

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Publications18

  1. pmc Nature, nurture and evolution of intra-species variation in mosquito arbovirus transmission competence
    Walter J Tabachnick
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida, IFAS, 200 9th St SE, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:249-77. 2013
    ..This information is needed to assess risk from mosquito-borne disease, predict new mosquito-arbovirus systems, and provide novel strategies to mitigate mosquito-borne arbovirus transmission...
  2. doi request reprint Challenges in predicting climate and environmental effects on vector-borne disease episystems in a changing world
    W J Tabachnick
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Department of Entomology and Nematology, Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, IFAS, 200 9th Street, SE, Vero Beach, Florida, USA
    J Exp Biol 213:946-54. 2010
    ..The challenges will be explored using several arthropod-borne pathogen systems as illustration, and potential avenues to meet the challenges will be presented...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laboratory containment practices for arthropod vectors of human and animal pathogens
    Walter J Tabachnick
    Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    Lab Anim (NY) 35:28-33. 2006
    ..The author reviews current arthropod containment practices and discusses their importance from public health and ecological perspectives...
  4. pmc Relationships between infection, dissemination, and transmission of West Nile virus RNA in Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Stephanie L Richards
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida IFAS, 200 9th Street Southeast, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:132-42. 2012
    ..The significance of these observations for understanding vector competence is discussed...
  5. pmc Environmental and biological factors influencing Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) vector competence for West Nile Virus
    Stephanie L Richards
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach, FL, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:126-34. 2010
    ..Differences in the environmental (EIT and dose) and biological (mosquito age and colony) effects from previous studies of Cx. p. quinquefasciatus vector competence for St. Louis encephalitis virus are discussed...
  6. pmc Effects of virus dose and extrinsic incubation temperature on vector competence of Culex nigripalpus (Diptera: Culicidae) for St. Louis encephalitis virus
    Stephanie L Richards
    University of Florida, Department of Entomology and Nematology, Florida Vero Beach, 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:1502-6. 2012
    ..Further investigations using a variety of environmental and biological factors would be useful in exploring the complexity of vector competence...
  7. pmc Impact of West Nile virus dose and incubation period on vector competence of Culex nigripalpus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Stephanie L Richards
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Vero Beach, Florida, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1487-91. 2011
    ..The complex relationships between infection, dissemination, and transmission must be evaluated under a variety of biological and environmental conditions to begin to assess the epidemiological risk of natural mosquito populations...
  8. pmc Relationships between host viremia and vector susceptibility for arboviruses
    Cynthia C Lord
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:623-30. 2006
    ..Relying on assumptions with little support may result in erroneous conclusions about the importance of different hosts...
  9. pmc Impact of extrinsic incubation temperature and virus exposure on vector competence of Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae) for West Nile virus
    Stephanie L Richards
    University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Entomology and Nematology, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Vero Beach, Florida 32962, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 7:629-36. 2007
    ..This relationship is likely complex and dependent on diverse interactions between factors such as incubation temperature and viremia, which should also be assessed for field populations...
  10. pmc Effects of West Nile virus dose and extrinsic incubation temperature on temporal progression of vector competence in Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus
    Sheri L Anderson
    University of Florida, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory IFAS, 200 9th Street Southeast, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 26:103-7. 2010
    ..Dissemination rate, body titer, and leg titer were dependent on IP, indicating the need to investigate multiple time points in vector competence studies to elucidate critical events in infection and dissemination...
  11. pmc Environmental and biological factors influencing Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae) vector competence for Saint Louis encephalitis virus
    Stephanie L Richards
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida, Vero Beach, Florida 32962, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:264-72. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Countering a bioterrorist introduction of pathogen-infected mosquitoes through mosquito control
    Walter J Tabachnick
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida IFAS, 200 9th Street SE, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 27:165-7. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Reflections on the Anopheles gambiae genome sequence, transgenic mosquitoes and the prospect for controlling malaria and other vector borne diseases
    Walter J Tabachnick
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida, IFAS, 200 9th St, SE, Vero Beach, FL 32968, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:597-606. 2003
    ..Transgenic release approaches represent only one strategy that should be pursued. A balanced research program is required...
  14. ncbi request reprint West Nile virus infection rates in Culex nigripalpus (Diptera: Culicidae) do not reflect transmission rates in Florida
    C Roxanne Rutledge
    Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:253-8. 2003
    ..Mosquito transmission rates are reported in this study for the first time for a WN outbreak. This information is essential to determine risk of human and animal infection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Influence of nonsystemic transmission on the epidemiology of insect borne arboviruses: a case study of vesicular stomatitis epidemiology in the western United States
    Cynthia C Lord
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida, IFAS, Vero Beach 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 39:417-26. 2002
    ..The data needed to compare the two pathways and their relative roles in virus epidemiology are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Infection of guinea pigs with vesicular stomatitis New Jersey virus Transmitted by Culicoides sonorensis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
    Adalberto A Perez de Leon
    Arthropod Borne Animal Diseases Research Laboratory, USDA ARS, P O Box 3965, Laramie, WY 82071 3965, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:568-73. 2006
    ..The role of C. sonorensis in the transmission of VSNJV is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transmission of vesicular stomatitis New Jersey virus to cattle by the biting midge Culicoides sonorensis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
    Adalberto A Perez de Leon
    Arthropod Borne Animal Diseases Research Laboratory, USDA ARS, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:323-9. 2006
    ..The failure to observe clinical signs of vesicular stomatitis through transmission of VSNJV by C. sonorensis may explain widespread subclinical infections during vesicular stomatitis epidemics...
  18. ncbi request reprint Genetics. A breakthrough for global public health
    Dave D Chadee
    Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Science 316:1703-4. 2007