Carlos Eduardo Almeida

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Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera-Reduviidae-Triatominae) III: patterns of feeding, defecation and resistance to starvation
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Núcleo Avançado de Estudos de Vetores e Artrópodes Peçonhentos, Museu de Ciências Naturais, Centro Universitário de Barrra Mansa, Barra Mansa, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:367-71. 2003
  2. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera-Reduviidae-Triatominae) IV: bionomic aspects on the vector capacity of nymphs
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Coleção Entomológica, Departamento de Entomologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, 21045 900 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 100:231-5. 2005
  3. ncbi Inferring from the Cyt B gene the Triatoma brasiliensis Neiva, 1911 (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae) genetic structure and domiciliary infestation in the state of Paraíba, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:791-802. 2008
  4. doi Could the bug Triatoma sherlocki be vectoring Chagas disease in small mining communities in Bahia, Brazil?
    C E Almeida
    Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ IOC Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Med Vet Entomol 23:410-7. 2009
  5. doi Phylogenetic and phenotypic relationships among Triatoma carcavalloi (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae) and related species collected in domiciles in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz IOC FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil 4365, 21045 900 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Vector Ecol 34:164-73. 2009
  6. ncbi The epidemiologic importance of Triatoma brasiliensis as a chagas disease vector in Brazil: a revision of domiciliary captures during 1993-1999
    Jane Costa
    Núcleo de Informatização, Departamento de Entomologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:443-9. 2003
  7. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae) II: trophic resources and ecological observations of five populations collected in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    N cleo de Informatiza o, Cole o Entomol gica, Departamento de Entomologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 97:1127-31. 2002
  8. doi Phenotypic variability confirmed by nuclear ribosomal DNA suggests a possible natural hybrid zone of Triatoma brasiliensis species complex
    Jane Costa
    Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil Electronic address
    Infect Genet Evol 37:77-87. 2016
  9. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) I: isoenzymatic and chromatic patterns of five populations from the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Núcleo Avançado de Estudos de Artrópodes Peçonhentos e Vetores, Centro Universitário de Barra Mansa, Barra Mansa, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 97:829-34. 2002
  10. pmc Mitochondrial Genes Reveal Triatoma jatai as a Sister Species to Triatoma costalimai (Reduviidae: Triatominae)
    Simone Caldas Teves
    Laboratório Interdisciplinar de Vigilância Entomológica em Diptera e Hemiptera, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Programa de Pós graduação em Biologia Animal, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, FCF UNESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho, Sao Paulo, Brazil Laboratorio Ecoepidemiología, Instituto de Ecologia, Genética y Evolución IEGEBA CONICET, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina Programa de Pós Graduação em Ecologia e Monitoramento Ambiental, Universidade Federal da Paraiba, Paraiba, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 94:686-8. 2016

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  1. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera-Reduviidae-Triatominae) III: patterns of feeding, defecation and resistance to starvation
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Núcleo Avançado de Estudos de Vetores e Artrópodes Peçonhentos, Museu de Ciências Naturais, Centro Universitário de Barrra Mansa, Barra Mansa, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:367-71. 2003
    ..rubrovaria has biological characteristics that can positively influence its capacity to become infected and transmit T. cruzi, and also to keep residual populations after chemical control interventions...
  2. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera-Reduviidae-Triatominae) IV: bionomic aspects on the vector capacity of nymphs
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Coleção Entomológica, Departamento de Entomologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, 21045 900 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 100:231-5. 2005
    ..The obtained results support former indication that T. rubrovaria presents bionomic characteristics propitious to be a good vector of Trypanosoma cruzi to man. Therefore its domiciliary invasion process must be continuously monitored...
  3. ncbi Inferring from the Cyt B gene the Triatoma brasiliensis Neiva, 1911 (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae) genetic structure and domiciliary infestation in the state of Paraíba, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:791-802. 2008
    ..Re-infestations after insecticide treatment were composed of distinct populations, pointing to variable population sources for domiciliary infestations...
  4. doi Could the bug Triatoma sherlocki be vectoring Chagas disease in small mining communities in Bahia, Brazil?
    C E Almeida
    Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ IOC Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Med Vet Entomol 23:410-7. 2009
    ..Ecological and entomological indicators were combined to discuss whether this scenario likely represents an isolated case or an emerging public health problem...
  5. doi Phylogenetic and phenotypic relationships among Triatoma carcavalloi (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae) and related species collected in domiciles in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz IOC FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil 4365, 21045 900 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Vector Ecol 34:164-73. 2009
    ..circummaculata. Morphometric studies confirmed the closeness among T. carcavalloi, T. rubrovaria, and T. circummaculata, prompting the placement of the latter species in the "infestans complex" and "rubrovaria subcomplex."..
  6. ncbi The epidemiologic importance of Triatoma brasiliensis as a chagas disease vector in Brazil: a revision of domiciliary captures during 1993-1999
    Jane Costa
    Núcleo de Informatização, Departamento de Entomologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:443-9. 2003
    ..brasiliensis, its high incidence observed in some states, and its variable percentages of natural infection by T. cruzi indicate the need for sustained entomological surveillance and continuous control measures against this vector...
  7. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae) II: trophic resources and ecological observations of five populations collected in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    N cleo de Informatiza o, Cole o Entomol gica, Departamento de Entomologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 97:1127-31. 2002
    ..From the total of analyzed samples, only 1.3% of unique positivity for human blood was registered, all of them for Santiago population. This reactivity to human blood may be associated to pastures activities in the field...
  8. doi Phenotypic variability confirmed by nuclear ribosomal DNA suggests a possible natural hybrid zone of Triatoma brasiliensis species complex
    Jane Costa
    Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil Electronic address
    Infect Genet Evol 37:77-87. 2016
    ..brasiliensis complex. The intermediate chromatic phenotypes, molecular analysis and experimental crosses all support the distinction of a zone of hybridization that gave rise to the T. b. macromelasoma through homoploidal evolution. ..
  9. ncbi Triatoma rubrovaria (Blanchard, 1843) (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) I: isoenzymatic and chromatic patterns of five populations from the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Carlos Eduardo Almeida
    Núcleo Avançado de Estudos de Artrópodes Peçonhentos e Vetores, Centro Universitário de Barra Mansa, Barra Mansa, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 97:829-34. 2002
    ..The study shows the existence of, at least, two distinct populations of T. rubrovaria in RS with different phenotypic and genetic pattern...
  10. pmc Mitochondrial Genes Reveal Triatoma jatai as a Sister Species to Triatoma costalimai (Reduviidae: Triatominae)
    Simone Caldas Teves
    Laboratório Interdisciplinar de Vigilância Entomológica em Diptera e Hemiptera, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Programa de Pós graduação em Biologia Animal, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, FCF UNESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho, Sao Paulo, Brazil Laboratorio Ecoepidemiología, Instituto de Ecologia, Genética y Evolución IEGEBA CONICET, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina Programa de Pós Graduação em Ecologia e Monitoramento Ambiental, Universidade Federal da Paraiba, Paraiba, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 94:686-8. 2016
    ..Our results agree with previous suggestions based on morphometric analysis. In the light of the non-monophyly of Matogrossensis subcomplex, the inclusion of T. jatai shall be considered for reevaluating this group. ..
  11. pmc Distributional potential of the Triatoma brasiliensis species complex at present and under scenarios of future climate conditions
    Jane Costa
    Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Parasit Vectors 7:238. 2014
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  12. ncbi Crossing experiments detect genetic incompatibility among populations of Triatoma brasiliensis Neiva, 1911 (Heteroptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae)
    Jane Costa
    Coleção Entomológica, Departamento de Entomologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:637-9. 2003
    ..The F1 individuals developed normally and the resulting adults were crossed again to test the F2 and F3 viability. Genetic incompatibility was found between melanica and brasiliensis populations...
  13. ncbi A Triatoma maculata (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae) population from Roraima, Amazon region, Brazil, has some bionomic characteristics of a potential Chagas disease vector
    José Francisco Luitgards-Moura
    Núcleo Avançado de Vetores, Universidade Federal de Roraima, Centro de Ciencias Biologicas e da Saude, Roraima, RR, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 47:131-7. 2005
    ..9 generations/year, to blood source eclecticism, to defecate immediately after the blood meal while still on the host and to the fact that has been previously found naturally infected by T. cruzi...