Jerome Goddard

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Affiliation: Mississippi State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Essential Facts About Mosquito Control and Zika Virus
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Starkville Electronic address
    Am J Med 129:1149-1152. 2016
  2. pmc Long-Term Efficacy of Various Natural or "Green" Insecticides against Bed Bugs: A Double-Blind Study
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Box 9775, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    Insects 5:942-51. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Not All Erythema Migrans Lesions Are Lyme Disease
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Starkville Electronic address
    Am J Med . 2016
  4. pmc Diffusion Rates and Dispersal Patterns of Unfed versus Recently Fed Bed Bugs (Cimex lectularius L.)
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    Insects 6:792-804. 2015
  5. pmc Comparison of Tick Feeding Success and Vector Competence for Borrelia burgdorferi Among Immature Ixodes scapularis (Ixodida: Ixodidae) of Both Southern and Northern Clades
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology, 100 Twelve Lane, Clay Lyle Entomology Bldg, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762
    J Med Entomol 52:81-5. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Observations on questing activity of adult Ixodes brunneus Koch (Acari: Ixodidae) in Mississippi
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, 100 Twelve Lane, Clay Lyle Entomology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762, USA
    J Parasitol 99:346-9. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Artificial infection of the bed bug with Rickettsia parkeri
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology, 100 Twelve Ln, Clay Lyle Entomology Building, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:922-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) and clinical consequences of their bites
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Box 9775, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    JAMA 301:1358-66. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Psychological effects of bed bug attacks (Cimex lectularius L.)
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, MS 39762, USA
    Am J Med 125:101-3. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Gotch ear in a goat: a case report
    Kristine T Edwards
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1217-9. 2011

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Essential Facts About Mosquito Control and Zika Virus
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Starkville Electronic address
    Am J Med 129:1149-1152. 2016
    ..This article discusses ZIKV mosquito vector ecology and control, with emphasis on source reduction and personal protection...
  2. pmc Long-Term Efficacy of Various Natural or "Green" Insecticides against Bed Bugs: A Double-Blind Study
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Box 9775, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    Insects 5:942-51. 2014
    ..Analysis using SAS software showed a three-way interaction between treatment, substrate, and bed bug strain (Numerator DF 9; Denominator DF 80; F = 4.90; p < 0.0001). ..
  3. doi request reprint Not All Erythema Migrans Lesions Are Lyme Disease
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Starkville Electronic address
    Am J Med . 2016
    ..This article describes a patient with an erythema migrans-like lesion similar to that associated with Lyme disease, resulting from a bite by a nymphal-stage lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum...
  4. pmc Diffusion Rates and Dispersal Patterns of Unfed versus Recently Fed Bed Bugs (Cimex lectularius L.)
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    Insects 6:792-804. 2015
    ..The results of this study suggest that bed bugs, upon initial introduction into a new area, would have a difficult time traversing long distances when left alone to randomly disperse. ..
  5. pmc Comparison of Tick Feeding Success and Vector Competence for Borrelia burgdorferi Among Immature Ixodes scapularis (Ixodida: Ixodidae) of Both Southern and Northern Clades
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology, 100 Twelve Lane, Clay Lyle Entomology Bldg, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762
    J Med Entomol 52:81-5. 2015
    ..scapularis in their ability to transmit B. burgdorferi, but the ability of the northern populations to feed rapidly on rodents exceeds that of southern populations. ..
  6. doi request reprint Observations on questing activity of adult Ixodes brunneus Koch (Acari: Ixodidae) in Mississippi
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, 100 Twelve Lane, Clay Lyle Entomology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762, USA
    J Parasitol 99:346-9. 2013
    ..brunneus quests at ground level; however, laboratory simulations revealed that although the average height climbed was below 40 mm, they sometimes climb artificial stems to greater heights (approximately 50 mm in 4 instances)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Artificial infection of the bed bug with Rickettsia parkeri
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology, 100 Twelve Ln, Clay Lyle Entomology Building, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:922-6. 2012
    ..parkeri-specific primers. These IFA and PCR results indicate that remnants of Rickettsia parkeri (possibly whole organisms) survived in the bugs for 2 wk, but the viability of the organisms in these two specimens could not be determined...
  8. doi request reprint Bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) and clinical consequences of their bites
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Box 9775, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    JAMA 301:1358-66. 2009
    ..Health consequences include nuisance biting and cutaneous and systemic reactions. The potential for bed bugs to serve as disease vectors and optimal methods for bed bug pest control and eradication are unclear...
  9. doi request reprint Psychological effects of bed bug attacks (Cimex lectularius L.)
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, MS 39762, USA
    Am J Med 125:101-3. 2012
    ..These symptoms are suggestive of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  10. doi request reprint Gotch ear in a goat: a case report
    Kristine T Edwards
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1217-9. 2011
    ..This report represents the first apparent case of gotch ear in a goat...
  11. ncbi request reprint Distribution of spotted fever group rickettsiae in select tissues of experimentally infected and field-collected Gulf Coast ticks
    Kristine T Edwards
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:687-90. 2011
    ..Of those, SFGR were detected by IFA in 80% of the salivary glands, 67% of the ovaries, and 60% in the midgut and Malpighian tubules. This is the first study to assess the distribution of SFGR in select tissues of A. maculatum ticks...
  12. doi request reprint Bed bug saliva causes release of monocytic inflammatory mediators: plausible cause of cutaneous bite reactions
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS, USA
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 161:127-30. 2013
    ..Saliva of bed bugs contains protein and non-protein molecules that have pleotropic effects on macrophages, orchestrating the immune response in the skin after bed bug bites...
  13. doi request reprint Population analyses of Amblyomma maculatum ticks and Rickettsia parkeri using single-strand conformation polymorphism
    Flavia A G Ferrari
    Department of Basic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 4:439-44. 2013
    ..No genetic variation was identified in any of the 6 selected gene targets of R. parkeri examined in the infected ticks, suggesting high levels of intermixing. ..
  14. pmc Experimental infection of cotton rats and bobwhite quail with Rickettsia parkeri
    Gail Miriam Moraru
    Department of Basic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Wise Center, Spring Street, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    Parasit Vectors 6:70. 2013
    ..Cotton rats and quail are known hosts for larval and nymphal A. maculatum; however, the role of these hosts in the ecology of R. parkeri is unknown...
  15. doi request reprint Cattle and the natural history of Rickettsia parkeri in Mississippi
    Kristine T Edwards
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:485-91. 2011
    ..Cattle may play a role in the natural history of R. parkeri infection by expanding populations of A. maculatum and transporting R. parkeri-infected ticks to various locations, rather than as a reservoir for R. parkeri...
  16. pmc Evidence of antibodies to spotted fever group rickettsiae in small mammals and quail from Mississippi
    Gail Miriam Moraru
    Department of Basic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:1-5. 2013
    ..Detection of seropositive rodents and quail suggests a role for these host species in the natural history of SFGR, possibly including R. parkeri, but the extent of their role has not yet been elucidated...