T G T Jaenson

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc First evidence of established populations of the taiga tick Ixodes persulcatus (Acari: Ixodidae) in Sweden
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Department of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 9:377. 2016
  2. pmc Spotted fever Rickettsia species in Hyalomma and Ixodes ticks infesting migratory birds in the European Mediterranean area
    Katarina Wallménius
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 7:318. 2014
  3. pmc Ixodes ricinus ticks removed from humans in Northern Europe: seasonal pattern of infestation, attachment sites and duration of feeding
    Peter Wilhelmsson
    Division of Medical Microbiology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 6:362. 2013
  4. pmc Prevalence of tick-borne encephalitis virus in Ixodes ricinus ticks in northern Europe with particular reference to Southern Sweden
    John H O Pettersson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Subdepartment of Systematic Biology, Department of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 7:102. 2014
  5. pmc Driving forces for changes in geographical distribution of Ixodes ricinus ticks in Europe
    Jolyon M Medlock
    Medical Entomology Group, MRA, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Salisbury, UK
    Parasit Vectors 6:1. 2013
  6. pmc Why is tick-borne encephalitis increasing? A review of the key factors causing the increasing incidence of human TBE in Sweden
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Department of Systematic Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, Uppsala SE 752 36, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 5:184. 2012
  7. pmc Changes in the geographical distribution and abundance of the tick Ixodes ricinus during the past 30 years in Sweden
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Department of Systematic Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 5:8. 2012
  8. pmc Detection and prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Rickettsia helvetica in Ixodes ricinus ticks in seven study areas in Sweden
    Kristofer Severinsson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Bacteriology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 3:66. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The range of Ixodes ricinus and the risk of contracting Lyme borreliosis will increase northwards when the vegetation period becomes longer
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 2:44-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Risk indicators for the tick Ixodes ricinus and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in Sweden
    T G T Jaenson
    Department of Systematic Biology, Medical Entomology Unit, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Med Vet Entomol 23:226-37. 2009

Collaborators

  • Elisabet Lindgren
  • Anu Jääskeläinen
  • Irina Golovljova
  • H A Mejlon
  • L Eisen
  • L Gern
  • Toshiyuki Masuzawa
  • Katarina Wallménius
  • John H O Pettersson
  • Per Eric Lindgren
  • Peter Wilhelmsson
  • Jolyon M Medlock
  • Kenneth Nilsson
  • Kristofer Severinsson
  • N Lo
  • Christos Barboutis
  • Thord Fransson
  • Sirkka Vene
  • Fredrik Nyström
  • Erik Salaneck
  • Bjorn Olsen
  • Hein Sprong
  • Sarah E Randolph
  • Anna Papa
  • Jose A Oteo
  • Antra Bormane
  • Guy Hendrickx
  • Per M Jensen
  • Kurt Pfister
  • Agustin Estrada-Pena
  • Jean Claude George
  • Olivier Plantard
  • Pia Forsberg
  • Wim Van Bortel
  • Pontus Lindblom
  • Maria Kazimirova
  • Annapaola Rizzoli
  • Herve Zeller
  • Kayleigh M Hansford
  • Jens Kjeld Jensen
  • Laurence Vial
  • Maria Margarida Santos-Silva
  • Dag Nyman
  • Linda Fryland
  • Marketa Derdakova
  • John Pettersson
  • Kerstin Falk
  • E S Guner
  • C Bandi
  • I Bitam
  • A Bouattour
  • T Beninati
  • J S Gray
  • I G Kharitonenkov
  • D Sassera
  • S Santagati
  • V Sambri
  • E A P Bouman
  • M J Kenny

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc First evidence of established populations of the taiga tick Ixodes persulcatus (Acari: Ixodidae) in Sweden
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Department of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 9:377. 2016
    ..persulcatus has recently increased. In Finland the first records of I. persulcatus are from 2004. The apparent expansion of its range in Finland prompted us to investigate if I. persulcatus also occurs in Sweden...
  2. pmc Spotted fever Rickettsia species in Hyalomma and Ixodes ticks infesting migratory birds in the European Mediterranean area
    Katarina Wallménius
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 7:318. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to characterize, in samples from two consecutive years, the potential role of migrant birds captured in Europe as disseminators of Rickettsia-infected ticks...
  3. pmc Ixodes ricinus ticks removed from humans in Northern Europe: seasonal pattern of infestation, attachment sites and duration of feeding
    Peter Wilhelmsson
    Division of Medical Microbiology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 6:362. 2013
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  4. pmc Prevalence of tick-borne encephalitis virus in Ixodes ricinus ticks in northern Europe with particular reference to Southern Sweden
    John H O Pettersson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Subdepartment of Systematic Biology, Department of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 7:102. 2014
    ....
  5. pmc Driving forces for changes in geographical distribution of Ixodes ricinus ticks in Europe
    Jolyon M Medlock
    Medical Entomology Group, MRA, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Salisbury, UK
    Parasit Vectors 6:1. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Why is tick-borne encephalitis increasing? A review of the key factors causing the increasing incidence of human TBE in Sweden
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Department of Systematic Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, Uppsala SE 752 36, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 5:184. 2012
    ..Precipitation during June and July was rich and will lead to a "good mushroom season". These factors together are likely to result in a TBE incidence of 2012 similar to or higher than that of 2011...
  7. pmc Changes in the geographical distribution and abundance of the tick Ixodes ricinus during the past 30 years in Sweden
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Department of Systematic Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 5:8. 2012
    ..To investigate whether the expansion of the tick's northern geographical range and the increasing abundance of ticks in Sweden were still occurring, in 2009 we performed a follow-up survey 16 years after the initial study...
  8. pmc Detection and prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Rickettsia helvetica in Ixodes ricinus ticks in seven study areas in Sweden
    Kristofer Severinsson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Bacteriology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 3:66. 2010
    ..Two real-time PCR assays followed by nested PCR and sequence analysis were carried out to investigate the prevalence of A. phagocytophilum and spotted fever rickettsiae in ticks from seven areas in Sweden...
  9. doi request reprint The range of Ixodes ricinus and the risk of contracting Lyme borreliosis will increase northwards when the vegetation period becomes longer
    Thomas G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 2:44-9. 2011
    ..This will lead to an increased Lyme borreliosis risk in northern Scandinavia...
  10. doi request reprint Risk indicators for the tick Ixodes ricinus and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in Sweden
    T G T Jaenson
    Department of Systematic Biology, Medical Entomology Unit, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Med Vet Entomol 23:226-37. 2009
    ..burgdorferi s.l. can occur in: (a) biotopes with shrews, rodents, hares and birds; (b) biotopes with shrews, rodents, hares, deer and birds, and (c) island locations where the varying hare (Lepus timidus) is the only mammalian tick host...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of extracts and oils of tick-repellent plants from Sweden
    T G T Jaenson
    Medical Entomology Unit, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Med Vet Entomol 19:345-52. 2005
    ..These plants may be useful sources of chemicals for the control of arthropods of medical, veterinary or agricultural importance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Widespread distribution and high prevalence of an alpha-proteobacterial symbiont in the tick Ixodes ricinus
    N Lo
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Environ Microbiol 8:1280-7. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, IricES1 is the most widespread and highly prevalent of any tick-associated symbiont...