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    1. Spitzen J, Koelewijn T, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Effect of insecticide-treated bed nets on house-entry by malaria mosquitoes: The flight response recorded in a semi-field study in Kenya. Acta Trop. 2017 Aug; 172:180-185. PMID: 28495403.
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    2. Takken W, Verhulst NO. Chemical signaling in mosquito-host interactions: the role of human skin microbiota. Curr Opin Insect Sci. 2017 Apr; 20:68-74. PMID: 28602238.
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    3. van Duijvendijk G, van Andel W, Fonville M, Gort G, Hovius JW, Sprong H, Takken W. A Borrelia afzelii Infection Increases Larval Tick Burden on Myodes glareolus (Rodentia: Cricetidae) and Nymphal Body Weight of Ixodes ricinus (Acari: Ixodidae). J Med Entomol. 2017 Mar 01; 54(2):422-428. PMID: 27694145.
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    4. Homan T, Hiscox A, Mweresa CK, Masiga D, Mukabana WR, Oria P, Maire N, Pasquale AD, Silkey M, Alaii J, Bousema T, Leeuwis C, Smith TA, Takken W. The effect of mass mosquito trapping on malaria transmission and disease burden (SolarMal): a stepped-wedge cluster-randomised trial. Lancet. 2016 Sep 17; 388(10050):1193-201. PMID: 27520594.
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    5. van Duijvendijk G, Coipan C, Wagemakers A, Fonville M, Ersöz J, Oei A, Földvári G, Hovius J, Takken W, Sprong H. Larvae of Ixodes ricinus transmit Borrelia afzelii and B. miyamotoi to vertebrate hosts. Parasit Vectors. 2016 Feb 20; 9:97. PMID: 26896940.
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    6. Hartemink N, Takken W. Trends in tick population dynamics and pathogen transmission in emerging tick-borne pathogens in Europe: an introduction. Exp Appl Acarol. 2016 Mar; 68(3):269-78. PMID: 26782278.
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    7. Homan T, Maire N, Hiscox A, Di Pasquale A, Kiche I, Onoka K, Mweresa C, Mukabana WR, Ross A, Smith TA, Takken W. Spatially variable risk factors for malaria in a geographically heterogeneous landscape, western Kenya: an explorative study. Malar J. 2016 Jan 04; 15:1. PMID: 26729363.
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    8. van Duijvendijk G, Sprong H, Takken W. Multi-trophic interactions driving the transmission cycle of Borrelia afzelii between Ixodes ricinus and rodents: a review. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Dec 18; 8:643. PMID: 26684199.
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    9. Homan T, Di Pasquale A, Kiche I, Onoka K, Hiscox A, Mweresa C, Mukabana WR, Takken W, Maire N. Innovative tools and OpenHDS for health and demographic surveillance on Rusinga Island, Kenya. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Sep 01; 8:397. PMID: 26323664.
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    10. Sissoko MS, van den Hoogen LL, Samake Y, Tapily A, Diarra AZ, Coulibaly M, Bouare M, Gaudart J, Knight P, Sauerwein RW, Takken W, Bousema T, Doumbo OK. Spatial Patterns of Plasmodium falciparum Clinical Incidence, Asymptomatic Parasite Carriage and Anopheles Density in Two Villages in Mali. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Oct; 93(4):790-7. PMID: 26324728.
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    11. Retraction Note: Species-specific chemosensory gene expression in the olfactory organs of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. BMC Genomics. 2015 Aug 03; 16:572. PMID: 26238716.
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    12. Fros JJ, Geertsema C, Vogels CB, Roosjen PP, Failloux AB, Vlak JM, Koenraadt CJ, Takken W, Pijlman GP. West Nile Virus: High Transmission Rate in North-Western European Mosquitoes Indicates Its Epidemic Potential and Warrants Increased Surveillance. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015; 9(7):e0003956. PMID: 26225555.
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    13. van Loon JJ, Smallegange RC, Bukovinszkiné-Kiss G, Jacobs F, De Rijk M, Mukabana WR, Verhulst NO, Menger DJ, Takken W. Mosquito Attraction: Crucial Role of Carbon Dioxide in Formulation of a Five-Component Blend of Human-Derived Volatiles. J Chem Ecol. 2015 Jun; 41(6):567-73. PMID: 26026743.
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    14. Menger DJ, Omusula P, Holdinga M, Homan T, Carreira AS, Vandendaele P, Derycke JL, Mweresa CK, Mukabana WR, van Loon JJ, Takken W. Field evaluation of a push-pull system to reduce malaria transmission. PLoS One. 2015; 10(4):e0123415. PMID: 25923114.
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    15. Oria PA, Alaii J, Ayugi M, Takken W, Leeuwis C. Combining malaria control with house electrification: adherence to recommended behaviours for proper deployment of solar-powered mosquito trapping systems, Rusinga Island, western Kenya. Trop Med Int Health. 2015 Aug; 20(8):1048-56. PMID: 25851562.
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    16. Busula AO, Takken W, Loy DE, Hahn BH, Mukabana WR, Verhulst NO. Mosquito host preferences affect their response to synthetic and natural odour blends. Malar J. 2015 Mar 28; 14:133. PMID: 25889954.
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    17. Mweresa CK, Otieno B, Omusula P, Weldegergis BT, Verhulst NO, Dicke M, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Understanding the long-lasting attraction of malaria mosquitoes to odor baits. PLoS One. 2015; 10(3):e0121533. PMID: 25798818.
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    18. de Bruin A, van Leeuwen AD, Jahfari S, Takken W, Földvári M, Dremmel L, Sprong H, Földvári G. Vertical transmission of Bartonella schoenbuchensis in Lipoptena cervi. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Mar 21; 8:176. PMID: 25889985.
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    19. Ondiaka SN, Masinde EW, Koenraadt CJ, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Effects of fungal infection on feeding and survival of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) on plant sugars. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Jan 20; 8:35. PMID: 25600411.
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    20. Pombi M, Jacobs F, Verhulst NO, Caputo B, della Torre A, Takken W. Field evaluation of a novel synthetic odour blend and of the synergistic role of carbon dioxide for sampling host-seeking Aedes albopictus adults in Rome, Italy. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Dec 11; 7:580. PMID: 25499569.
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    21. Hodges TK, Cosme LV, Athrey G, Pathikonda S, Takken W, Slotman MA. Species-specific chemosensory gene expression in the olfactory organs of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. BMC Genomics. 2014 Dec 11; 15:1089. PMID: 25495232.
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    22. Valero-Jiménez CA, Debets AJ, van Kan JA, Schoustra SE, Takken W, Zwaan BJ, Koenraadt CJ. Natural variation in virulence of the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana against malaria mosquitoes. Malar J. 2014 Dec 06; 13:479. PMID: 25480526.
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    23. Oria PA, Hiscox A, Alaii J, Ayugi M, Mukabana WR, Takken W, Leeuwis C. Tracking the mutual shaping of the technical and social dimensions of solar-powered mosquito trapping systems (SMoTS) for malaria control on Rusinga Island, western Kenya. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Nov 18; 7:523. PMID: 25404420.
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    24. Cochez C, Heyman P, Heylen D, Fonville M, Hengeveld P, Takken W, Simons L, Sprong H. The Presence of Borrelia miyamotoi, A Relapsing Fever Spirochaete, in Questing Ixodes ricinus in Belgium and in The Netherlands. Zoonoses Public Health. 2015 Aug; 62(5):331-3. PMID: 25212814.
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    25. Mweresa CK, Mukabana WR, Omusula P, Otieno B, Gheysens T, Takken W, van Loon JJ. Evaluation of textile substrates for dispensing synthetic attractants for malaria mosquitoes. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Aug 16; 7:376. PMID: 25129505.
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    26. Jahfari S, Coipan EC, Fonville M, van Leeuwen AD, Hengeveld P, Heylen D, Heyman P, van Maanen C, Butler CM, Földvári G, Szekeres S, van Duijvendijk G, Tack W, Rijks JM, van der Giessen J, Takken W, van Wieren SE, Takumi K, Sprong H. Circulation of four Anaplasma phagocytophilum ecotypes in Europe. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Aug 15; 7:365. PMID: 25127547.
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    27. Pacilly FC, Benning ME, Jacobs F, Leidekker J, Sprong H, Van Wieren SE, Takken W. Blood feeding on large grazers affects the transmission of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato by Ixodes ricinus. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2014 Oct; 5(6):810-7. PMID: 25113977.
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    28. Pates HV, Curtis CF, Takken W. Hybridization studies to modify the host preference of Anopheles gambiae. Med Vet Entomol. 2014 Aug; 28 Suppl 1:68-74. PMID: 25171608.
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    29. Hiscox A, Otieno B, Kibet A, Mweresa CK, Omusula P, Geier M, Rose A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Development and optimization of the Suna trap as a tool for mosquito monitoring and control. Malar J. 2014 Jul 07; 13:257. PMID: 24998771.
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    30. Guerra CA, Reiner RC, Perkins TA, Lindsay SW, Midega JT, Brady OJ, Barker CM, Reisen WK, Harrington LC, Takken W, Kitron U, Lloyd AL, Hay SI, Scott TW, Smith DL. A global assembly of adult female mosquito mark-release-recapture data to inform the control of mosquito-borne pathogens. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Jun 19; 7:276. PMID: 24946878.
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    31. Menger DJ, Van Loon JJ, Takken W. Assessing the efficacy of candidate mosquito repellents against the background of an attractive source that mimics a human host. Med Vet Entomol. 2014 Dec; 28(4):407-13. PMID: 24797537.
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    32. Turley AP, Smallegange RC, Takken W, Zalucki MP, O'Neill SL, McGraw EA. Wolbachia infection does not alter attraction of the mosquito Aedes (Stegomyia) aegypti to human odours. Med Vet Entomol. 2014 Dec; 28(4):457-60. PMID: 24797695.
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    33. Mweresa CK, Omusula P, Otieno B, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Molasses as a source of carbon dioxide for attracting the malaria mosquitoes Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus. Malar J. 2014 Apr 27; 13:160. PMID: 24767543.
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    34. Spitzen J, Ponzio C, Koenraadt CJ, Pates Jamet HV, Takken W. Absence of close-range excitorepellent effects in malaria mosquitoes exposed to deltamethrin-treated bed nets. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Jun; 90(6):1124-32. PMID: 24752686.
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    35. Koenraadt CJ, Balenghien T, Carpenter S, Ducheyne E, Elbers AR, Fife M, Garros C, Ibáñez-Justicia A, Kampen H, Kormelink RJ, Losson B, van der Poel WH, De Regge N, van Rijn PA, Sanders C, Schaffner F, Sloet van Oldruitenborgh-Oosterbaan MM, Takken W, Werner D, Seelig F. Bluetongue, Schmallenberg - what is next? Culicoides-borne viral diseases in the 21st Century. BMC Vet Res. 2014 Mar 31; 10:77. PMID: 24685104.
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    36. Menger DJ, Otieno B, de Rijk M, Mukabana WR, van Loon JJ, Takken W. A push-pull system to reduce house entry of malaria mosquitoes. Malar J. 2014 Mar 27; 13:119. PMID: 24674451.
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    37. Wanzala W, Hassanali A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Repellent Activities of Essential Oils of Some Plants Used Traditionally to Control the Brown Ear Tick, Rhipicephalus appendiculatus. J Parasitol Res. 2014; 2014:434506. PMID: 24693417.
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    38. Takken W, Smallegange RC, Vigneau AJ, Johnston V, Brown M, Mordue-Luntz AJ, Billingsley PF. Larval nutrition differentially affects adult fitness and Plasmodium development in the malaria vectors Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles stephensi. Parasit Vectors. 2013 Dec 10; 6(1):345. PMID: 24326030.
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    39. James S, Takken W, Collins FH, Gottlieb M. Needs for monitoring mosquito transmission of malaria in a pre-elimination world. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Jan; 90(1):6-10. PMID: 24277786.
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    40. Mulder S, van Vliet AJ, Bron WA, Gassner F, Takken W. High risk of tick bites in Dutch gardens. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2013 Dec; 13(12):865-71. PMID: 24107214.
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    41. Tangena JA, Adiamoh M, D'Alessandro U, Jarju L, Jawara M, Jeffries D, Malik N, Nwakanma D, Kaur H, Takken W, Lindsay SW, Pinder M. Alternative treatments for indoor residual spraying for malaria control in a village with pyrethroid- and DDT-resistant vectors in the Gambia. PLoS One. 2013; 8(9):e74351. PMID: 24058551.
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    42. Qiu YT, Gort G, Torricelli R, Takken W, van Loon JJ. Effects of blood-feeding on olfactory sensitivity of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae: application of mixed linear models to account for repeated measurements. J Insect Physiol. 2013 Nov; 59(11):1111-8. PMID: 24036172.
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    43. Torres Estrada JL, Ríos Delgado SM, Takken W. Indoor volatiles of primary school classrooms in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, are attractants to Aedes aegypti females. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2013 Sep; 29(3):297-300. PMID: 24199507.
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    44. Coipan EC, Jahfari S, Fonville M, Maassen CB, van der Giessen J, Takken W, Takumi K, Sprong H. Spatiotemporal dynamics of emerging pathogens in questing Ixodes ricinus. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2013; 3:36. PMID: 23908971.
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    45. Gassner F, Takken W, Plas CL, Kastelein P, Hoetmer AJ, Holdinga M, van Overbeek LS. Rodent species as natural reservoirs of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in different habitats of Ixodes ricinus in The Netherlands. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2013 Sep; 4(5):452-8. PMID: 23891104.
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    46. Verhulst NO, Loonen JA, Takken W. Advances in methods for colour marking of mosquitoes. Parasit Vectors. 2013 Jul 08; 6(1):200. PMID: 23835091.
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    47. Verhulst NO, Beijleveld H, Qiu YT, Maliepaard C, Verduyn W, Haasnoot GW, Claas FH, Mumm R, Bouwmeester HJ, Takken W, van Loon JJ, Smallegange RC. Relation between HLA genes, human skin volatiles and attractiveness of humans to malaria mosquitoes. Infect Genet Evol. 2013 Aug; 18:87-93. PMID: 23688850.
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    48. Smallegange RC, van Gemert GJ, van de Vegte-Bolmer M, Gezan S, Takken W, Sauerwein RW, Logan JG. Malaria infected mosquitoes express enhanced attraction to human odor. PLoS One. 2013; 8(5):e63602. PMID: 23691073.
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    49. Spitzen J, Spoor CW, Grieco F, ter Braak C, Beeuwkes J, van Brugge SP, Kranenbarg S, Noldus LP, van Leeuwen JL, Takken W. A 3D analysis of flight behavior of Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto malaria mosquitoes in response to human odor and heat. PLoS One. 2013; 8(5):e62995. PMID: 23658792.
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    50. Coipan EC, Fonville M, Tijsse-Klasen E, van der Giessen JW, Takken W, Sprong H, Takumi K. Geodemographic analysis of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato using the 5S-23S rDNA spacer region. Infect Genet Evol. 2013 Jul; 17:216-22. PMID: 23602839.
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    51. Russell TL, Lwetoijera DW, Knols BG, Takken W, Killeen GF, Kelly-Hope LA. Geographic coincidence of increased malaria transmission hazard and vulnerability occurring at the periphery of two Tanzanian villages. Malar J. 2013 Jan 18; 12:24. PMID: 23331947.
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    52. Sprong H, Hofhuis A, Gassner F, Takken W, Jacobs F, van Vliet AJ, van Ballegooijen M, van der Giessen J, Takumi K. Circumstantial evidence for an increase in the total number and activity of Borrelia-infected Ixodes ricinus in the Netherlands. Parasit Vectors. 2012 Dec 17; 5:294. PMID: 23244453.
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    53. Takken W, Verhulst NO. Host preferences of blood-feeding mosquitoes. Annu Rev Entomol. 2013; 58:433-53. PMID: 23020619.
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    54. Mukabana WR, Mweresa CK, Omusula P, Orindi BO, Smallegange RC, van Loon JJ, Takken W. Evaluation of low density polyethylene and nylon for delivery of synthetic mosquito attractants. Parasit Vectors. 2012 Sep 19; 5:202. PMID: 22992518.
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    55. Imbahale SS, Mukabana WR, Orindi B, Githeko AK, Takken W. Variation in malaria transmission dynamics in three different sites in Western kenya. J Trop Med. 2012; 2012:912408. PMID: 22988466.
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    56. Burns M, Rowland M, N'guessan R, Carneiro I, Beeche A, Ruiz SS, Kamara S, Takken W, Carnevale P, Allan R. Insecticide-treated plastic sheeting for emergency malaria prevention and shelter among displaced populations: an observational cohort study in a refugee setting in Sierra Leone. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Aug; 87(2):242-50. PMID: 22855753.
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    57. Thomas MB, Godfray HC, Read AF, van den Berg H, Tabashnik BE, van Lenteren JC, Waage JK, Takken W. Lessons from agriculture for the sustainable management of malaria vectors. PLoS Med. 2012; 9(7):e1001262. PMID: 22802742.
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    58. Verhulst NO, Smallegange RC, Takken W. Mosquitoes as potential bridge vectors of malaria parasites from non-human primates to humans. Front Physiol. 2012; 3:197. PMID: 22701434.
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    59. Imbahale SS, Githeko A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Integrated mosquito larval source management reduces larval numbers in two highland villages in western Kenya. BMC Public Health. 2012 May 18; 12:362. PMID: 22607227.
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    60. Jahfari S, Fonville M, Hengeveld P, Reusken C, Scholte EJ, Takken W, Heyman P, Medlock JM, Heylen D, Kleve J, Sprong H. Prevalence of Neoehrlichia mikurensis in ticks and rodents from North-west Europe. Parasit Vectors. 2012 Apr 19; 5:74. PMID: 22515314.
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    61. Ferguson HM, Maire N, Takken W, Lyimo IN, Briët O, Lindsay SW, Smith TA. Selection of mosquito life-histories: a hidden weapon against malaria? Malar J. 2012 Apr 03; 11:106. PMID: 22471997.
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    62. Hiwat H, Mitro S, Samjhawan A, Sardjoe P, Soekhoe T, Takken W. Collapse of Anopheles darlingi populations in Suriname after introduction of insecticide-treated nets (ITNs); malaria down to near elimination level. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Apr; 86(4):649-55. PMID: 22492150.
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    63. Mnyone LL, Lyimo IN, Lwetoijera DW, Mpingwa MW, Nchimbi N, Hancock PA, Russell TL, Kirby MJ, Takken W, Koenraadt CJ. Exploiting the behaviour of wild malaria vectors to achieve high infection with fungal biocontrol agents. Malar J. 2012 Mar 26; 11:87. PMID: 22449130.
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    64. Mukabana WR, Mweresa CK, Otieno B, Omusula P, Smallegange RC, van Loon JJ, Takken W. A novel synthetic odorant blend for trapping of malaria and other African mosquito species. J Chem Ecol. 2012 Mar; 38(3):235-44. PMID: 22426893.
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    65. Scott TW, Takken W. Feeding strategies of anthropophilic mosquitoes result in increased risk of pathogen transmission. Trends Parasitol. 2012 Mar; 28(3):114-21. PMID: 22300806.
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    66. Bousema T, Griffin JT, Sauerwein RW, Smith DL, Churcher TS, Takken W, Ghani A, Drakeley C, Gosling R. Hitting hotspots: spatial targeting of malaria for control and elimination. PLoS Med. 2012 Jan; 9(1):e1001165. PMID: 22303287.
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    67. Wanzala W, Takken W, Mukabana WR, Pala AO, Hassanali A. Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012 Mar 27; 140(2):298-324. PMID: 22306288.
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    68. Hiwat H, Hardjopawiro LS, Takken W, Villegas L. Novel strategies lead to pre-elimination of malaria in previously high-risk areas in Suriname, South America. Malar J. 2012 Jan 09; 11:10. PMID: 22230221.
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    69. Verhulst NO, Qiu YT, Beijleveld H, Maliepaard C, Knights D, Schulz S, Berg-Lyons D, Lauber CL, Verduijn W, Haasnoot GW, Mumm R, Bouwmeester HJ, Claas FH, Dicke M, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Knight R, Smallegange RC. Composition of human skin microbiota affects attractiveness to malaria mosquitoes. PLoS One. 2011; 6(12):e28991. PMID: 22216154.
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    70. Hiwat H, De Rijk M, Andriessen R, Koenraadt CJ, Takken W. Evaluation of methods for sampling the malaria vector Anopheles darlingi (Diptera, Culicidae) in Suriname and the relation with its biting behavior. J Med Entomol. 2011 Sep; 48(5):1039-46. PMID: 21936323.
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    71. Imbahale SS, Mweresa CK, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Development of environmental tools for anopheline larval control. Parasit Vectors. 2011 Jul 06; 4:130. PMID: 21733150.
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    72. Bukhari T, Takken W, Githeko AK, Koenraadt CJ. Efficacy of aquatain, a monomolecular film, for the control of malaria vectors in rice paddies. PLoS One. 2011; 6(6):e21713. PMID: 21738774.
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    73. Sprong H, Tijsse-Klasen E, Langelaar M, De Bruin A, Fonville M, Gassner F, Takken W, Van Wieren S, Nijhof A, Jongejan F, Maassen CB, Scholte EJ, Hovius JW, Emil Hovius K, Spitalská E, Van Duynhoven YT. Prevalence of Coxiella burnetii in ticks after a large outbreak of Q fever. Zoonoses Public Health. 2012 Feb; 59(1):69-75. PMID: 21824373.
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    74. Jawara M, Awolola TS, Pinder M, Jeffries D, Smallegange RC, Takken W, Conway DJ. Field testing of different chemical combinations as odour baits for trapping wild mosquitoes in The Gambia. PLoS One. 2011; 6(5):e19676. PMID: 21637337.
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    75. Hiwat H, Andriessen R, Rijk Md, Koenraadt CJ, Takken W. Carbon dioxide baited trap catches do not correlate with human landing collections of Anopheles aquasalis in Suriname. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 2011 May; 106(3):360-4. PMID: 21655826.
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    76. Tijsse-Klasen E, Fonville M, Gassner F, Nijhof AM, Hovius EK, Jongejan F, Takken W, Reimerink JR, Overgaauw PA, Sprong H. Absence of zoonotic Bartonella species in questing ticks: first detection of Bartonella clarridgeiae and Rickettsia felis in cat fleas in the Netherlands. Parasit Vectors. 2011 Apr 18; 4:61. PMID: 21501464.
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    77. Imbahale SS, Paaijmans KP, Mukabana WR, van Lammeren R, Githeko AK, Takken W. A longitudinal study on Anopheles mosquito larval abundance in distinct geographical and environmental settings in western Kenya. Malar J. 2011 Apr 10; 10:81. PMID: 21477340.
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    78. Koenraadt CJ, Takken W. Viability of GM fungi crucial to malaria control. Science. 2011 Apr 08; 332(6026):175. PMID: 21474739.
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    79. Russell TL, Lwetoijera DW, Knols BG, Takken W, Killeen GF, Ferguson HM. Linking individual phenotype to density-dependent population growth: the influence of body size on the population dynamics of malaria vectors. Proc Biol Sci. 2011 Oct 22; 278(1721):3142-51. PMID: 21389034.
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    80. Bukhari T, Takken W, Koenraadt CJ. Development of Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana formulations for control of malaria mosquito larvae. Parasit Vectors. 2011 Feb 22; 4:23. PMID: 21342492.
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    81. Verhulst NO, Mbadi PA, Kiss GB, Mukabana WR, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Smallegange RC. Improvement of a synthetic lure for Anopheles gambiae using compounds produced by human skin microbiota. Malar J. 2011 Feb 08; 10:28. PMID: 21303496.
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    82. Howard AF, N'Guessan R, Koenraadt CJ, Asidi A, Farenhorst M, Akogbéto M, Knols BG, Takken W. First report of the infection of insecticide-resistant malaria vector mosquitoes with an entomopathogenic fungus under field conditions. Malar J. 2011 Feb 02; 10:24. PMID: 21288359.
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    83. Smallegange RC, Verhulst NO, Takken W. Sweaty skin: an invitation to bite? Trends Parasitol. 2011 Apr; 27(4):143-8. PMID: 21256083.
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    84. Verhulst NO, Andriessen R, Groenhagen U, Bukovinszkiné Kiss G, Schulz S, Takken W, van Loon JJ, Schraa G, Smallegange RC. Differential attraction of malaria mosquitoes to volatile blends produced by human skin bacteria. PLoS One. 2010 Dec 30; 5(12):e15829. PMID: 21209854.
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    85. Qiu YT, Smallegange RC, VAN Loon JJ, Takken W. Behavioural responses of Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto to components of human breath, sweat and urine depend on mixture composition and concentration. Med Vet Entomol. 2011 Sep; 25(3):247-55. PMID: 21108650.
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    86. Gassner F, van Vliet AJ, Burgers SL, Jacobs F, Verbaarschot P, Hovius EK, Mulder S, Verhulst NO, van Overbeek LS, Takken W. Geographic and temporal variations in population dynamics of Ixodes ricinus and associated Borrelia infections in The Netherlands. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2011 May; 11(5):523-32. PMID: 21083369.
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    87. Smallegange RC, Schmied WH, van Roey KJ, Verhulst NO, Spitzen J, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Sugar-fermenting yeast as an organic source of carbon dioxide to attract the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Malar J. 2010 Oct 25; 9:292. PMID: 20973963.
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    88. Verhulst NO, Takken W, Dicke M, Schraa G, Smallegange RC. Chemical ecology of interactions between human skin microbiota and mosquitoes. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2010 Oct; 74(1):1-9. PMID: 20840217.
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    89. Mnyone LL, Kirby MJ, Mpingwa MW, Lwetoijera DW, Knols BG, Takken W, Koenraadt CJ, Russell TL. Infection of Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes with entomopathogenic fungi: effect of host age and blood-feeding status. Parasitol Res. 2011 Feb; 108(2):317-22. PMID: 20872014.
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    90. Howard AF, N'guessan R, Koenraadt CJ, Asidi A, Farenhorst M, Akogbéto M, Thomas MB, Knols BG, Takken W. The entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana reduces instantaneous blood feeding in wild multi-insecticide-resistant Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes in Benin, West Africa. Parasit Vectors. 2010 Sep 15; 3:87. PMID: 20843321.
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    91. Mnyone LL, Koenraadt CJ, Lyimo IN, Mpingwa MW, Takken W, Russell TL. Anopheline and culicine mosquitoes are not repelled by surfaces treated with the entomopathogenic fungi Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana. Parasit Vectors. 2010 Aug 27; 3:80. PMID: 20799937.
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    92. Mnyone LL, Kirby MJ, Lwetoijera DW, Mpingwa MW, Simfukwe ET, Knols BG, Takken W, Russell TL. Tools for delivering entomopathogenic fungi to malaria mosquitoes: effects of delivery surfaces on fungal efficacy and persistence. Malar J. 2010 Aug 27; 9:246. PMID: 20799967.
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    93. Farenhorst M, Knols BG, Thomas MB, Howard AF, Takken W, Rowland M, N'Guessan R. Synergy in efficacy of fungal entomopathogens and permethrin against West African insecticide-resistant Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes. PLoS One. 2010 Aug 11; 5(8):e12081. PMID: 20711409.
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    94. Paaijmans KP, Imbahale SS, Thomas MB, Takken W. Relevant microclimate for determining the development rate of malaria mosquitoes and possible implications of climate change. Malar J. 2010 Jul 09; 9:196. PMID: 20618930.
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    95. Wamae PM, Githeko AK, Menya DM, Takken W. Shading by napier grass reduces malaria vector larvae in natural habitats in Western Kenya highlands. Ecohealth. 2010 Dec; 7(4):485-97. PMID: 20602147.
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    96. Russell TL, Lwetoijera DW, Maliti D, Chipwaza B, Kihonda J, Charlwood JD, Smith TA, Lengeler C, Mwanyangala MA, Nathan R, Knols BG, Takken W, Killeen GF. Impact of promoting longer-lasting insecticide treatment of bed nets upon malaria transmission in a rural Tanzanian setting with pre-existing high coverage of untreated nets. Malar J. 2010 Jun 28; 9:187. PMID: 20579399.
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    97. Howard AF, Koenraadt CJ, Farenhorst M, Knols BG, Takken W. Pyrethroid resistance in Anopheles gambiae leads to increased susceptibility to the entomopathogenic fungi Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana. Malar J. 2010 Jun 16; 9:168. PMID: 20553597.
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    98. Smallegange RC, Knols BG, Takken W. Effectiveness of synthetic versus natural human volatiles as attractants for Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) sensu stricto. J Med Entomol. 2010 May; 47(3):338-44. PMID: 20496580.
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    99. Imbahale SS, Fillinger U, Githeko A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. An exploratory survey of malaria prevalence and people's knowledge, attitudes and practices of mosquito larval source management for malaria control in western Kenya. Acta Trop. 2010 Sep; 115(3):248-56. PMID: 20399739.
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    100. Okumu FO, Killeen GF, Ogoma S, Biswaro L, Smallegange RC, Mbeyela E, Titus E, Munk C, Ngonyani H, Takken W, Mshinda H, Mukabana WR, Moore SJ. Development and field evaluation of a synthetic mosquito lure that is more attractive than humans. PLoS One. 2010 Jan 28; 5(1):e8951. PMID: 20126628.
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    101. Bukhari T, Middelman A, Koenraadt CJ, Takken W, Knols BG. Factors affecting fungus-induced larval mortality in Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles stephensi. Malar J. 2010 Jan 19; 9:22. PMID: 20085659.
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    102. Mnyone LL, Kirby MJ, Lwetoijera DW, Mpingwa MW, Knols BG, Takken W, Russell TL. Infection of the malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae, with two species of entomopathogenic fungi: effects of concentration, co-formulation, exposure time and persistence. Malar J. 2009 Dec 23; 8:309. PMID: 20030834.
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    103. Verhulst NO, Beijleveld H, Knols BG, Takken W, Schraa G, Bouwmeester HJ, Smallegange RC. Cultured skin microbiota attracts malaria mosquitoes. Malar J. 2009 Dec 17; 8:302. PMID: 20017925.
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    104. Jawara M, Smallegange RC, Jeffries D, Nwakanma DC, Awolola TS, Knols BG, Takken W, Conway DJ. Optimizing odor-baited trap methods for collecting mosquitoes during the malaria season in The Gambia. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 04; 4(12):e8167. PMID: 19997640.
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    105. Wang G, Qiu YT, Lu T, Kwon HW, Pitts RJ, Van Loon JJ, Takken W, Zwiebel LJ. Anopheles gambiae TRPA1 is a heat-activated channel expressed in thermosensitive sensilla of female antennae. Eur J Neurosci. 2009 Sep; 30(6):967-74. PMID: 19735290.
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    106. Smallegange RC, Qiu YT, Bukovinszkiné-Kiss G, Van Loon JJ, Takken W. The effect of aliphatic carboxylic acids on olfaction-based host-seeking of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto. J Chem Ecol. 2009 Aug; 35(8):933-43. PMID: 19626371.
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    107. van den Bijllaardt W, ter Braak R, Shekalaghe S, Otieno S, Mahande A, Sauerwein R, Takken W, Bousema T. The suitability of clay pots for indoor sampling of mosquitoes in an arid area in northern Tanzania. Acta Trop. 2009 Aug; 111(2):197-9. PMID: 19524083.
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    108. Fillinger U, Sombroek H, Majambere S, van Loon E, Takken W, Lindsay SW. Identifying the most productive breeding sites for malaria mosquitoes in The Gambia. Malar J. 2009 Apr 10; 8:62. PMID: 19361337.
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    109. Hofhuis A, Reimerink J, Reusken C, Scholte EJ, Boer Ad, Takken W, Koopmans M. The hidden passenger of lucky bamboo: do imported Aedes albopictus mosquitoes cause dengue virus transmission in the Netherlands? Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2009 Apr; 9(2):217-20. PMID: 18959501.
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    110. Takken W, Knols BG. Malaria vector control: current and future strategies. Trends Parasitol. 2009 Mar; 25(3):101-4. PMID: 19168392.
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    111. van den Berg H, Takken W. Evaluation of integrated vector management. Trends Parasitol. 2009 Feb; 25(2):71-6. PMID: 19110470.
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    112. Scholte EJ, Dijkstra E, Blok H, De Vries A, Takken W, Hofhuis A, Koopmans M, De Boer A, Reusken CB. Accidental importation of the mosquito Aedes albopictus into the Netherlands: a survey of mosquito distribution and the presence of dengue virus. Med Vet Entomol. 2008 Dec; 22(4):352-8. PMID: 19120963.
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    113. Schmied WH, Takken W, Killeen GF, Knols BG, Smallegange RC. Evaluation of two counterflow traps for testing behaviour-mediating compounds for the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae s.s. under semi-field conditions in Tanzania. Malar J. 2008 Nov 03; 7:230. PMID: 18980669.
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    114. Gassner F, Verbaarschot P, Smallegange RC, Spitzen J, Van Wieren SE, Takken W. Variations in Ixodes ricinus density and Borrelia infections associated with cattle introduced into a woodland in The Netherlands. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008 Dec; 74(23):7138-44. PMID: 18836006.
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    115. van Overbeek L, Gassner F, van der Plas CL, Kastelein P, Nunes-da Rocha U, Takken W. Diversity of Ixodes ricinus tick-associated bacterial communities from different forests. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2008 Oct; 66(1):72-84. PMID: 18355299.
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    116. Paaijmans KP, Huijben S, Githeko AK, Takken W. Competitive interactions between larvae of the malaria mosquitoes Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles gambiae under semi-field conditions in western Kenya. Acta Trop. 2009 Feb; 109(2):124-30. PMID: 18760989.
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    117. Meiswinkel R, Baldet T, de Deken R, Takken W, Delécolle JC, Mellor PS. The 2006 outbreak of bluetongue in northern Europe--the entomological perspective. Prev Vet Med. 2008 Oct 15; 87(1-2):55-63. PMID: 18640734.
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    118. Takken W, Verhulst N, Scholte EJ, Jacobs F, Jongema Y, van Lammeren R. The phenology and population dynamics of Culicoides spp. in different ecosystems in The Netherlands. Prev Vet Med. 2008 Oct 15; 87(1-2):41-54. PMID: 18639947.
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    119. Paaijmans KP, Takken W, Githeko AK, Jacobs AF. The effect of water turbidity on the near-surface water temperature of larval habitats of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Int J Biometeorol. 2008 Nov; 52(8):747-53. PMID: 18633650.
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    120. Farenhorst M, Farina D, Scholte EJ, Takken W, Hunt RH, Coetzee M, Knols BG. African water storage pots for the delivery of the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae to the malaria vectors Anopheles gambiae s.s. and Anopheles funestus. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2008 Jun; 78(6):910-6. PMID: 18541768.
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    121. Benedict M, D'Abbs P, Dobson S, Gottlieb M, Harrington L, Higgs S, James A, James S, Knols B, Lavery J, O'Neill S, Scott T, Takken W, Toure Y. Guidance for contained field trials of vector mosquitoes engineered to contain a gene drive system: recommendations of a scientific working group. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2008 Apr; 8(2):127-66. PMID: 18452399.
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    122. Scott TW, Harrington LC, Knols BG, Takken W. Applications of mosquito ecology for successful insect transgenesis-based disease prevention programs. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2008; 627:151-68. PMID: 18510022.
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    123. Paaijmans KP, Wandago MO, Githeko AK, Takken W. Unexpected high losses of Anopheles gambiae larvae due to rainfall. PLoS One. 2007 Nov 07; 2(11):e1146. PMID: 17987125.
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    124. Qiu YT, Smallegange RC, Ter BC, Spitzen J, Van Loon JJ, Jawara M, Milligan P, Galimard AM, Van Beek TA, Knols BG, Takken W. Attractiveness of MM-X traps baited with human or synthetic odor to mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in The Gambia. J Med Entomol. 2007 Nov; 44(6):970-83. PMID: 18047195.
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    125. van den Berg H, Takken W. A framework for decision-making in integrated vector management to prevent disease. Trop Med Int Health. 2007 Oct; 12(10):1230-8. PMID: 17956506.
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    126. Lu T, Qiu YT, Wang G, Kwon JY, Rutzler M, Kwon HW, Pitts RJ, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Carlson JR, Zwiebel LJ. Odor coding in the maxillary palp of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Curr Biol. 2007 Sep 18; 17(18):1533-44. PMID: 17764944.
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    127. Scholte EJ, Takken W, Knols BG. Infection of adult Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus mosquitoes with the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae. Acta Trop. 2007 Jun; 102(3):151-8. PMID: 17544354.
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    128. Qiu YT, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Meijerink J, Smid HM. Olfactory Coding in Antennal Neurons of the Malaria Mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Chem Senses. 2006 Nov; 31(9):845-63. PMID: 16963500.
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    129. Qiu YT, Smallegange RC, Van Loon JJ, Ter Braak CJ, Takken W. Interindividual variation in the attractiveness of human odours to the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae s. s. Med Vet Entomol. 2006 Sep; 20(3):280-7. PMID: 17044878.
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    130. Koenraadt CJ, Paaijmans KP, Schneider P, Githeko AK, Takken W. Low larval vector survival explains unstable malaria in the western Kenya highlands. Trop Med Int Health. 2006 Aug; 11(8):1195-205. PMID: 16903883.
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    131. Njiru BN, Mukabana WR, Takken W, Knols BG. Trapping of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae with odour-baited MM-X traps in semi-field conditions in western Kenya. Malar J. 2006 May 15; 5:39. PMID: 16700902.
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    132. Pates HV, Takken W, Curtis CF, Jamet H. Zoophilic Anopheles quadriannulatus species B found in a human habitation in Ethiopia. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 2006 Mar; 100(2):177-9. PMID: 16492366.
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    133. Ayala D, Goff GL, Robert V, de Jong P, Takken W. Population structure of the malaria vector Anopheles funestus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Madagascar and Comoros. Acta Trop. 2006 Mar; 97(3):292-300. PMID: 16464433.
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    134. Scholte EJ, Knols BG, Takken W. Infection of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae with the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae reduces blood feeding and fecundity. J Invertebr Pathol. 2006 Jan; 91(1):43-9. PMID: 16376375.
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    135. Scholte EJ, Ng'habi K, Kihonda J, Takken W, Paaijmans K, Abdulla S, Killeen GF, Knols BG. An entomopathogenic fungus for control of adult African malaria mosquitoes. Science. 2005 Jun 10; 308(5728):1641-2. PMID: 15947190.
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    136. Takken W. Chemical ecology of insect vectors: temporal, environmental and physiological aspects. Trends Parasitol. 2005 Feb; 21(2):57. PMID: 15664526.
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    137. Smallegange RC, Qiu YT, van Loon JJ, Takken W. Synergism between ammonia, lactic acid and carboxylic acids as kairomones in the host-seeking behaviour of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto (Diptera: Culicidae). Chem Senses. 2005 Feb; 30(2):145-52. PMID: 15703334.
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    138. Qiu YT, Smallegange RC, Hoppe S, van Loon JJ, Bakker EJ, Takken W. Behavioural and electrophysiological responses of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae Giles sensu stricto (Diptera: Culicidae) to human skin emanations. Med Vet Entomol. 2004 Dec; 18(4):429-38. PMID: 15642010.
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    139. Scholte EJ, Knols BG, Takken W. Autodissemination of the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae amongst adults of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae s.s. Malar J. 2004 Nov 28; 3:45. PMID: 15566626.
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    140. Zwiebel LJ, Takken W. Olfactory regulation of mosquito-host interactions. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2004 Jul; 34(7):645-52. PMID: 15242705.
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    141. Scholte EJ, Knols BG, Samson RA, Takken W. Entomopathogenic fungi for mosquito control: a review. J Insect Sci. 2004; 4:19. PMID: 15861235.
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    142. Koenraadt CJ, Githeko AK, Takken W. The effects of rainfall and evapotranspiration on the temporal dynamics of Anopheles gambiae s.s. and Anopheles arabiensis in a Kenyan village. Acta Trop. 2004 Apr; 90(2):141-53. PMID: 15177140.
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    143. Foster WA, Takken W. Nectar-related vs. human-related volatiles: behavioural response and choice by female and male Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) between emergence and first feeding. Bull Entomol Res. 2004 Apr; 94(2):145-57. PMID: 15153297.
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    144. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Killeen GF, Knols BG. Allomonal effect of breath contributes to differential attractiveness of humans to the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Malar J. 2004 Jan 29; 3(1):1. PMID: 14748930.
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    145. Anton S, van Loon JJ, Meijerink J, Smid HM, Takken W, Rospars JP. Central projections of olfactory receptor neurons from single antennal and palpal sensilla in mosquitoes. Arthropod Struct Dev. 2003 Dec; 32(4):319-27. PMID: 18089015.
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    146. Scholte EJ, Njiru BN, Smallegange RC, Takken W, Knols BG. Infection of malaria (Anopheles gambiae s.s.) and filariasis (Culex quinquefasciatus) vectors with the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae. Malar J. 2003 Sep 15; 2:29. PMID: 14565851.
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    147. Koenraadt CJ, Paaijmans KP, Githeko AK, Knols BG, Takken W. Egg hatching, larval movement and larval survival of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae in desiccating habitats. Malar J. 2003 Jul 01; 2:20. PMID: 12919636.
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    148. Koenraadt CJ, Takken W. Cannibalism and predation among larvae of the Anopheles gambiae complex. Med Vet Entomol. 2003 Mar; 17(1):61-6. PMID: 12680927.
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    149. Klinkenberg E, Takken W, Huibers F, Touré YT. The phenology of malaria mosquitoes in irrigated rice fields in Mali. Acta Trop. 2003 Jan; 85(1):71-82. PMID: 12505185.
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    150. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Coe R, Knols BG. Host-specific cues cause differential attractiveness of Kenyan men to the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Malar J. 2002 Dec 06; 1:17. PMID: 12513703.
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    151. Takken W. Do insecticide-treated bednets have an effect on malaria vectors? Trop Med Int Health. 2002 Dec; 7(12):1022-30. PMID: 12460393.
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    152. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Knols BG. Analysis of arthropod bloodmeals using molecular genetic markers. Trends Parasitol. 2002 Nov; 18(11):505-9. PMID: 12473367.
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    153. Scott TW, Takken W, Knols BG, Boëte C. The ecology of genetically modified mosquitoes. Science. 2002 Oct 04; 298(5591):117-9. PMID: 12364785.
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    154. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Seda P, Killeen GF, Hawley WA, Knols BG. Extent of digestion affects the success of amplifying human DNA from blood meals of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae). Bull Entomol Res. 2002 Jun; 92(3):233-9. PMID: 12088540.
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    155. Takken W, Geene R, Adam W, Jetten TH, van der Velden JA. Distribution and dynamics of larval populations of Anopheles messeae and A. atroparvus in the delta of the rivers Rhine and Meuse, The Netherlands. Ambio. 2002 May; 31(3):212-8. PMID: 12164130.
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    156. Dekker T, Takken W, Braks MA. Innate preference for host-odor blends modulates degree of anthropophagy of Anopheles gambiae sensu lato (Diptera: Culicidae). J Med Entomol. 2001 Nov; 38(6):868-71. PMID: 11761386.
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    157. Pates HV, Takken W, Curtis CF, Huisman PW, Akinpelu O, Gill GS. Unexpected anthropophagic behaviour in Anopheles quadriannulatus. Med Vet Entomol. 2001 Sep; 15(3):293-8. PMID: 11583447.
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    158. Pates HV, Takken W, Stuke K, Curtis CF. Differential behaviour of Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto (Diptera: Culicidae) to human and cow odours in the laboratory. Bull Entomol Res. 2001 Aug; 91(4):289-96. PMID: 11587625.
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    159. Comparison of carbon dioxide-baited trapping systems for sampling outdoor mosquito populations in Tanzania. Med Vet Entomol. 2000 Sep; 14(3):257-63. PMID: 11016432.
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    160. Schneider P, Takken W, McCall PJ. Interspecific competition between sibling species larvae of Anopheles arabiensis and An. gambiae. Med Vet Entomol. 2000 Jun; 14(2):165-70. PMID: 10872860.
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    161. Mboera LE, Takken W, Sambu EZ. The response of Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: culicidae) to traps baited with carbon dioxide, 1-octen-3-ol, acetone, butyric acid and human foot odour in Tanzania. Bull Entomol Res. 2000 Apr; 90(2):155-9. PMID: 10948375.
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    162. Takken W. Malaria mosquitoes favor the human skin and not expired air. Int J Dermatol. 2000 Mar; 39(3):180-1. PMID: 10759955.
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    163. Mboera LE, Takken W, Mdira KY, Pickett JA. Sampling gravid Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Tanzania with traps baited with synthetic oviposition pheromone and grass infusions. J Med Entomol. 2000 Jan; 37(1):172-6. PMID: 15218923.
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    164. Takken W, Eling W, Hooghof J, Dekker T, Hunt R, Coetzee M. Susceptibility of Anopheles quadriannulatus Theobald (Diptera: Culicidae) to Plasmodium falciparum. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 1999 Nov-Dec; 93(6):578-80. PMID: 10717736.
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    165. Curtis CF, Pates HV, Takken W, Maxwell CA, Myamba J, Priestman A, Akinpelu O, Yayo AM, Hu JT. Biological problems with the replacement of a vector population by Plasmodium-refractory mosquitoes. Parassitologia. 1999 Sep; 41(1-3):479-81. PMID: 10697905.
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    166. Takken W, Kager PA, van der Kaay HJ. [A return of endemic malaria to the Netherlands is highly unlikely]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 1999 Apr 17; 143(16):836-8. PMID: 10347651.
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    167. Takken W, Knols BG. Odor-mediated behavior of Afrotropical malaria mosquitoes. Annu Rev Entomol. 1999; 44:131-57. PMID: 9990718.
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    168. Mboera LE, Knols BG, Takken W, Huisman PW. Olfactory responses of female Culex quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae) in a dual-choice olfactometer. J Vector Ecol. 1998 Dec; 23(2):107-13. PMID: 9879067.
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    169. Takken W, Klowden MJ, Chambers GM. Effect of body size on host seeking and blood meal utilization in Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto (Diptera: Culicidae): the disadvantage of being small. J Med Entomol. 1998 Sep; 35(5):639-45. PMID: 9775585.
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    170. Dekker T, Takken W. Differential responses of mosquito sibling species Anopheles arabiensis and An. quadriannulatus to carbon dioxide, a man or a calf. Med Vet Entomol. 1998 Apr; 12(2):136-40. PMID: 9622366.
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    171. Knols BG, Mboera LE, Takken W. Electric nets for studying odour-mediated host-seeking behaviour of mosquitoes. Med Vet Entomol. 1998 Jan; 12(1):116-20. PMID: 9513949.
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    172. Knols BG, Takken W. Ross centenary: a perspective from a different angle. Parasitol Today. 1997 Dec; 13(12):489. PMID: 15275141.
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    173. Jetten TH, Martens WJ, Takken W. Model stimulations to estimate malaria risk under climate change. J Med Entomol. 1996 May; 33(3):361-71. PMID: 8667382.
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    176. Smith T, Charlwood JD, Takken W, Tanner M, Spiegelhalter DJ. Mapping the densities of malaria vectors within a single village. Acta Trop. 1995 Mar; 59(1):1-18. PMID: 7785522.
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    177. Willemse LP, Takken W. Odor-induced host location in tsetse flies (Diptera: Glossinidae) J Med Entomol. 1994 Nov; 31(6):775-94. PMID: 7815390.
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    178. Knols BG, de Jong R, Takken W. Trapping system for testing olfactory responses of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae in a wind tunnel. Med Vet Entomol. 1994 Oct; 8(4):386-8. PMID: 7841494.
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    179. Knols BG, Takken W, de Jong R. Influence of human breath on selection of biting sites by Anopheles albimanus. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 1994 Sep; 10(3):423-6. PMID: 7807088.
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    180. Lyimo EO, Takken W. Effects of adult body size on fecundity and the pre-gravid rate of Anopheles gambiae females in Tanzania. Med Vet Entomol. 1993 Oct; 7(4):328-32. PMID: 8268486.
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    181. Smith T, Charlwood JD, Kihonda J, Mwankusye S, Billingsley P, Meuwissen J, Lyimo E, Takken W, Teuscher T, Tanner M. Absence of seasonal variation in malaria parasitaemia in an area of intense seasonal transmission. Acta Trop. 1993 Jun; 54(1):55-72. PMID: 8103627.
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    182. Kline DL, Takken W, Wood JR, Carlson DA. Field studies on the potential of butanone, carbon dioxide, honey extract, 1-octen-3-ol, L-lactic acid and phenols as attractants for mosquitoes. Med Vet Entomol. 1990 Oct; 4(4):383-91. PMID: 1983456.
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    183. Takken W, Kline DL. Carbon dioxide and 1-octen-3-ol as mosquito attractants. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 1989 Sep; 5(3):311-6. PMID: 2573687.
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    184. Takken W, Taylor-Lewis EG, Woodford MH. Field studies on animal trypanosomiasis in Mozambique. I. Effectiveness of the prophylactic drugs isometamidium chloride and pyrithidium bromide. Trop Anim Health Prod. 1988 Nov; 20(4):243-55. PMID: 3238772.
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