Jefferson A Vaughan

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Dakota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Theoretical potential of passerine filariasis to enhance the enzootic transmission of West Nile virus
    Jefferson A Vaughan
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, 58202 9019, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:1430-41. 2012
  2. pmc Transmission rates of the bacterial endosymbiont, Neorickettsia risticii, during the asexual reproduction phase of its digenean host, Plagiorchis elegans, within naturally infected lymnaeid snails
    Stephen E Greiman
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, 10 Cornell St, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    Parasit Vectors 6:303. 2013
  3. pmc West Nile virus epizootiology, central Red River Valley, North Dakota and Minnesota, 2002-2005
    Jeffrey A Bell
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1245-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Passage of ingested Mansonella ozzardi (Spirurida: Onchocercidae) microfilariae through the midgut of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Jefferson A Vaughan
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks 58202 9019, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:111-6. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Rodent Plasmodium: population dynamics of early sporogony within Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes
    Shreekanta S Poudel
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    J Parasitol 94:999-1008. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint West Nile virus in host-seeking mosquitoes within a residential neighborhood in Grand Forks, North Dakota
    Jeffrey A Bell
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:373-82. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Population dynamics of Plasmodium sporogony
    Jefferson A Vaughan
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58201 9019, USA
    Trends Parasitol 23:63-70. 2007
  8. pmc Molecular identification of vertebrate and hemoparasite DNA within mosquito blood meals from eastern North Dakota
    Joseph O Mehus
    1 Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:818-24. 2013

Collaborators

  • Michael J Turell
  • Dave D Chadee
  • Jeffrey A Bell
  • Joseph O Mehus
  • Stephen E Greiman
  • Shreekanta S Poudel
  • Nathan J Mickelson
  • Vasyl V Tkach
  • Robert A Newman
  • Christina M Brewer
  • Gabriel W Garman

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Theoretical potential of passerine filariasis to enhance the enzootic transmission of West Nile virus
    Jefferson A Vaughan
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, 58202 9019, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:1430-41. 2012
    ..For Cx. tarsalis, the effect was less (i.e., 1.4-fold increase). Closer attention should be paid to the potential of MF to enhance mosquito transmission of arboviruses...
  2. pmc Transmission rates of the bacterial endosymbiont, Neorickettsia risticii, during the asexual reproduction phase of its digenean host, Plagiorchis elegans, within naturally infected lymnaeid snails
    Stephen E Greiman
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, 10 Cornell St, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    Parasit Vectors 6:303. 2013
    ..This study quantified the transmission of Neorickettsia during the asexual reproductive phase of a digenean parasite, Plagiorchis elegans, developing within naturally parasitized lymnaeid pond snails...
  3. pmc West Nile virus epizootiology, central Red River Valley, North Dakota and Minnesota, 2002-2005
    Jeffrey A Bell
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1245-7. 2006
    ..In 2003, WNV was epidemic; in 2004, cool temperatures precluded WNV amplification; and in 2005, immunity in passerines decreased, but did not preclude, WNV amplification...
  4. ncbi request reprint Passage of ingested Mansonella ozzardi (Spirurida: Onchocercidae) microfilariae through the midgut of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Jefferson A Vaughan
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks 58202 9019, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:111-6. 2007
    ..Because midgut penetration is a key requirement for mf enhancement to occur, the potential exists that M. ozzardi could be involved in the enhancement of dengue virus transmission...
  5. doi request reprint Rodent Plasmodium: population dynamics of early sporogony within Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes
    Shreekanta S Poudel
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    J Parasitol 94:999-1008. 2008
    ..berghei (ca. 30 oocysts per midgut). This study provides basic information about population processes that occur during the early sporogonic development of some common laboratory model systems of malaria...
  6. ncbi request reprint West Nile virus in host-seeking mosquitoes within a residential neighborhood in Grand Forks, North Dakota
    Jeffrey A Bell
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:373-82. 2005
    ..Thus, WNV is established in North Dakota, it appears to be evolving and it is vectored primarily by Cx. tarsalis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Population dynamics of Plasmodium sporogony
    Jefferson A Vaughan
    Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58201 9019, USA
    Trends Parasitol 23:63-70. 2007
    ..Understanding the population dynamics of malaria parasites within their natural vectors will lead to a better understanding of how malaria parasites survive and are maintained within mosquitoes...
  8. pmc Molecular identification of vertebrate and hemoparasite DNA within mosquito blood meals from eastern North Dakota
    Joseph O Mehus
    1 Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:818-24. 2013
    ..Thorough analyses of wild-caught engorged mosquitoes and other arthropods represent a powerful tool in understanding the local transmission of vector-borne and zoonotic diseases...